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Turkey Coup Attempt Foiled, Follow Latest Updates

The government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is enforcing a crackdown of those believed linked to the failed coup attempt that began Friday night. Turkey officials report that some ...


Is This Macron's Watergate, Or Just A Passing Summer Scandal?

-Analysis- The W-word has been dropped. The first to mention it was France's far-left leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon in an interview with Le Monde. He was quickly followed by his far-right ...

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Olympic Peace Dreams, From Ancient Greece To The Korean Peninsula

-Analysis- PARIS — Compete, don't kill. The idea that peace might be achieved through sporting is an old paradox. Pitting athletes and countries against each other in a non-lethal — ...


From Maduro To Kitties, The Other Side Of The Bitcoin Formula

-Analysis- After running into some trouble at the end of last week, the virtual currency bitcoin has hit a new high and is now approaching the $12,000-mark, just days after passing $10,000 for ...