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Turkish police catch nightclub gunman in Istanbul raid

Turkish police were questioning Tuesday the suspected jihadist who slaughtered 39 people on New Year’s night at an Istanbul nightclub, after capturing him in a raid on a residential area of the city after a long manhunt.

German court to rule on banning far-right party

Germany’s highest court will on Tuesday announce its ruling on whether to ban the far-right NPD party — an explosive issue as the country faces an election year roiled by an anti-immigration backlash.

Poor Mexico workers fear Trump trade effect

In a rocky desert of northern Mexico, impoverished villagers fear they may be the first people in the world to suffer the impact of US President-elect Donald Trump’s trade crackdown.

The Trump transition, tweet by tweet

Since winning the presidency, Donald Trump has exploited Twitter to make administrative announcements, weigh in on foreign policy — and hurl barbs at anyone who crosses him.

Trump meets King’s eldest son on civil rights holiday

President-elect Donald Trump praised Martin Luther King Jr as a “great man” and met with his eldest son on the US holiday honoring the slain civil rights icon, amid a brewing spat with one of King’s close collaborators, John Lewis.

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