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JOSE A. DEL REAL and MATT STEVENS

California Today: California Today: When Asylum Is Your ‘Only Shot’

Monday: Why migrants seek entry into the United States, President Trump attacks immigrants and the judicial system, and the world’s ugliest dog.

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Tim Hume

Turkey’s election hands Erdogan unchecked power for up to a decade

NATO member Turkey slid towards one-man authoritarian rule Sunday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was returned to office under a new executive presidential system that gives him almost unchecked power.

The 64-year-old, who has dominated Turkish politics since becoming prime minister in 2003, comfortably won the first round of a presidential poll, securing nearly 53 percent of the vote. His nearest rival, Muharrem Ince of the secular Republican People's Party, could muster just 31...

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Janice Dean

Severe storms and heavy rain for the Plains, Hot dry weather continues across the Southwest

A system moving across the Central Plains into the Midwest will bring strong storms and heavy rain to these regions today and Tuesday.

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Susan Crabtree

DeSantis joins call for Trump to indict Raul Castro

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R., Fla.) is calling on President Donald Trump to impose more severe economic sanctions against the Cuban government and to indict Raul Castro, the island nation's former president who remains the top leader of Cuba's Communist Party.

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BET Awards: Anita Baker, H.E.R., Meek Mill shine

The 2018 BET Awards barely handed out any trophies with big stars like Cardi B, Drake and Kendrick Lamar absent, but the show included superior performances by rising singer H.E.R., rapper Meek Mill and gospel artist Yolanda Adams, who paid tribute to Anita Baker and nearly brought her to tears.

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Ryan Gaydos

'Westworld' star Evan Rachel Wood goes on hunger strike for families separated at US border

“Westworld” actress Evan Rachel Wood said Sunday she was participating in a 24-hour hunger strike to raise awareness about the children who were separated from their families upon crossing the U.S. border.

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Ryan Gaydos

Filmmaker David Lynch believes Trump could be one of greatest presidents in history

Legendary filmmaker David Lynch said Saturday that President Trump could go down to be one of the greatest presidents in U.S. history.

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MOHAMMED BEN KHALIFA and NICOLE WINFIELD

Italy's interior minister in Libya for migrant crisis talks

Italy's firebrand interior minister vowed on Monday to do everything possible to help Libya stem the flow of migrants and develop itself commercially, saying Italy wants Europe to view its former colony as a "great opportunity" and not a problem.

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Sterling Whitaker

Dolly Parton's Dollywood sued for millions over rider's alleged spinal injury

Dolly Parton's theme park, Dollywood, is reportedly being sued after a mother of two claims to have suffered a spinal injury on one of the rides.

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Ryan Gaydos

Lena Dunham, Bella Thorne among stars in Texas to protest officials separating illegal-immigrant families at US border

Several celebrities took to Texas on Sunday to voice their concerns over the separation of illegal immigrant families who crossed the border into the U.S.

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David Gilbert

After decimating the print business, Facebook launches a magazine that's not a magazine

It looks like a magazine. It reads like a magazine. It even has the word “magazine” on the front cover. But don’t be fooled. “Grow by Facebook,” a new quarterly publication from the social network, is definitely not a magazine. Rather it’s a “thought leadership platform” about people “challenging the status quo,” according to the company.

Why the Orwellian double-speak over its first foray into print? Because the social network in no way wants to be seen as a publisher...

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The Latest: Spain: Over 1,000 rescued at sea in last 3 days

The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Spanish authorities say 210 people have been rescued in the Strait of Gibraltar, as more migrants take advantage of fair weather in the western Mediterranean to make the risky crossing by boat from North Africa to Spain.

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AMIR VAHDAT

Reports: Protesters swarm Iran's Grand Bazaar in Tehran

Protesters in the Iranian capital swarmed its historic Grand Bazaar on Monday, news agencies reported, and forced shopkeepers to close their stalls in apparent anger over the Islamic Republic's troubled economy, months after similar demonstrations rocked the country.

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Ryan Gaydos

Houston Astros player switches look during game, still goes hitless

Can a few strands of facial hair help snap a player’s cold streak?

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JONATHAN WOLFE

New York Today: New York Today: Why We Don’t Vote

Monday: Examining our low voter turnout, immigrant comedians, and awaiting a corpse flower.

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CHRIS STANFORD

Donald Trump, Turkey, Kanye West: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Ryan Gaydos

China blocks HBO's website after John Oliver's segment on Xi Jinping: report

China reportedly blocked HBO after “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver’s comments last week attacking the country’s human rights record and mocked President Xi Jinping.

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Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave complex in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but officials said Monday they believe they're still alive.

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NYPD IDs 1 of 5 suspects in mistaken-identity machete killing

The New York Police Department on Monday identified one of five suspects in the brutal killing of a 15-year-old boy who was pulled out of a store and stabbed several times by a group of men with long knives.

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Ryan Gaydos

16-year-old NASCAR driver receives high school diploma before race

NASCAR driver Hailie Deegan may have had the busiest weekend of her young career so far.

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