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Tom Ramstack

Turkish leader's security officers charged with assault in Washington

Jun 15 2017

WASHINGTON U.S. prosecutors have charged a dozen Turkish security and police officers with assault after an attack on protesters in Washington during Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's visit to the U.S. capital last month, officials said on Thursday. | Video

Thousands at U.S. rallies demand Trump release tax returns

Apr 17 2017

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Tens of thousands of people marched through midtown Manhattan and dozens of U.S. cities on Saturday to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns and to dispute his claim that the public does not care about the issue.

Thousands at rallies demand Trump release tax returns

Apr 16 2017

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Tens of thousands of people marched through midtown Manhattan and dozens of U.S. cities on Saturday to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns and to dispute his claim that the public does not care about the issue. | Video

U.S. civil rights leader Walter Fauntroy to return from Middle East -report

Jun 23 2016

WASHINGTON U.S. civil rights leader Walter Fauntroy said he would return to Washington for the first time since he left for the Middle East in 2012 amid legal and financial troubles, the Washington Post reported on Thursday.

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. presidential candidates target Muslims

Apr 02 2016

LANHAM, Maryland Islamophobia is on the rise in the United States and U.S presidential candidates have targeted Muslims during the election campaign, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday.

District of Columbia lawmakers vote to study pot clubs

Feb 02 2016

WASHINGTON The District of Columbia Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to study the possible licensing of marijuana clubs as the U.S. capital nears its anniversary of legal pot.

Chicago architect's design selected for U.S. World War One memorial

Jan 26 2016

WASHINGTON A park-like design by a Chicago architect was selected for the National World War I Memorial in Washington on Tuesday, the project's organizers said.

9/11 suspects' lawyers say U.S. senators may have swayed testimony

Oct 30 2015

FORT MEADE, Md. Defense attorneys for suspects in the Sept. 11 attacks questioned on Friday whether U.S. lawmakers improperly influenced the legal process during a visit to the Guantanamo Bay military prison.

9/11 suspects' lawyers say U.S. senators may have swayed testimony

Oct 30 2015

FORT MEADE, Md. Defense attorneys for suspects in the Sept. 11 attacks questioned on Friday whether U.S. lawmakers improperly influenced the legal process during a visit to the Guantanamo Bay military prison.

Guantanamo judge rules lawyer for 9/11 suspect should stay on

Oct 29 2015

FORT MEADE, Md. A Yemeni Sept. 11 suspect must keep his court-appointed U.S. lawyer since he has failed to show why the attorney should be replaced, a Guantanamo Bay military judge ruled on Thursday.

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