Donald Trump
Xinhua/Sipa USA
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 14, 2019 - 4:21 pm
President Donald Trump says he is putting new sanctions on Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its military offensive Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat.
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Chuck Schumer
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 13, 2019 - 3:13 pm
As Congress moves toward a resolution to reverse President Trump’s troop withdrawal from northern Syria, Sen. Chuck Schumer is warning of dire consequences for New York City if something is done.
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Enes Kanter
AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill
January 05, 2019 - 10:47 am
New York center Enes Kanter will not travel to London for the Knicks' upcoming international game because he believes he could be assassinated for his opposition to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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Jamal Khashoggi
AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File
January 03, 2019 - 5:02 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (WCBS 880/AP) — Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday it will seek the death penalty against five suspects in the slaying of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a killing that has seen members of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage implicated in the writer's...
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Michael Flynn
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
December 17, 2018 - 2:56 pm
Two men involved in a Turkish lobbying campaign led by former National Security adviser Michael Flynn have been charged with illegally lobbying in a case related to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
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turkey meal
November 21, 2018 - 4:32 pm
With only one day left to go before Thanksgiving, there are warnings out about turkey and lettuce being unsafe to eat.
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Bridgeport Police
Bridgeport Police
November 18, 2018 - 2:31 pm
Officers gifted some Connecticut drivers with turkeys instead of tickets ahead of Thanksgiving.
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Presidential Press Service via AP
November 02, 2018 - 6:15 pm
The order to kill Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi came from the highest level of the Saudi government, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday, adding that the international community had the responsibility to "reveal the puppet masters" behind the slaying.
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Istanbul, Turkey
AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
October 31, 2018 - 7:36 pm
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul as part of a premeditated killing, and his body was dismembered before it was removed, a top Turkish prosecutor said Wednesday.
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Khashoggi body double
TRT via AP
October 22, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Just hours after writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, a man strolled out of the diplomatic post apparently wearing the columnist's clothes as part of a macabre deception to sow confusion over his fate, according to surveillance video leaked Monday.
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