Turkey fires on U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Syria offensive

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Turkey fires on U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Syria offensive

KARKAMIS, Turkey (Reuters) – Turkish troops fired on U.S.-backed Kurdish militia fighters in northern Syria on Thursday, highlighting the complications of an incursion meant to secure the border region against both Islamic State and Kurdish advances.

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WATCH: Instagram Calls the Rio Olympic Games the Most Social in History

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WATCH: Instagram Calls the Rio Olympic Games the Most Social in History

According to the site, the most talked about moment was sprinter Usain Bolt’s win in the 100.

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Clinton Leads Trump by 10 Points in New Poll of Likely Voters

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Clinton Leads Trump by 10 Points in New Poll of Likely Voters

A Quinnepiac University poll shows the Democratic nominee clears 50 percent.

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WATCH: Woman Dies After Falling 40 Feet From Zip Line in Delaware

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WATCH: Woman Dies After Falling 40 Feet From Zip Line in Delaware

A 59-year-old woman has died after falling approximately 40 feet from a zip line at the Lums Pond State Park in Delaware.

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WATCH: Rescue Attempts Underway After Fatal Quake in Italy

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WATCH: Rescue Attempts Underway After Fatal Quake in Italy

Workers continue to search for residents buried under the rubble of collapsed homes and buildings.

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Trump Courts Black Voters but Seems to Rely on RNC

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Trump Courts Black Voters but Seems to Rely on RNC

Trump has been making a concerted effort to engage with black voters.

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Top House Republican Presses Trump to Release Tax Returns

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Top House Republican Presses Trump to Release Tax Returns

"Open up your kimono and show everything," said Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

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WATCH: Buildings Flattened, Cars Tossed But No Serious Injuries After Indiana Tornadoes

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WATCH: Buildings Flattened, Cars Tossed But No Serious Injuries After Indiana Tornadoes

Multiple tornadoes struck central Indiana Wednesday — damaging homes, leveling buildings and piling cars on top of one another like toys.

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Acetaminophen Use While Pregnant Linked to Childhood Behavioral Problems

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Acetaminophen Use While Pregnant Linked to Childhood Behavioral Problems

Experts still advise drug is safest pain-reliever for pregnant women.

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WATCH: Recapping the Week in Politics

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WATCH: Recapping the Week in Politics

A shakeup in the Trump campaign and more headlines for Clinton’s emails. ABC News’ Lana Zak recaps the week in politics.

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WATCH: Twitter to Combat Violent Extremism

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WATCH: Twitter to Combat Violent Extremism

In an effort to crackdown on terrorism, Twitter has increased daily suspensions by more than 80 percent.

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WATCH: Death Toll Climbs to 120 After Earthquake in Italy

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WATCH: Death Toll Climbs to 120 After Earthquake in Italy

Workers continues to search for residents buried under the rubble of collapsed homes and buildings.

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WATCH: Martha Raddatz Talks to F-15 Pilot Amid NATO War Games in Estonia

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WATCH: Martha Raddatz Talks to F-15 Pilot Amid NATO War Games in Estonia

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz sits down with Maj. Ben Leestma and asks questions from Facebook viewers.

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WATCH: Trump: In 4 Years, I’ll ‘Get Over 95 Percent’ of Black Vote

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Olympic Champion Thompson Stars as Bolt Skips Diamond Meet

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Olympic Champion Thompson Stars as Bolt Skips Diamond Meet

Olympic 100-meter champion Elaine Thompson starred while her Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt missed the first Diamond League meet after the Rio de Janeiro Games on Thursday

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