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Turks Scramble as Lira Falls and Prices Soar

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Some businesses have doubled prices on imported goods this year and are already feeling a falloff in sales, as economists warn of galloping inflation. Source: NYT > World
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After Laos Dam’s Failure, Rescuers Scramble to Save the Stranded

[unable to retrieve full-text content] At least 26 people were killed and more than 3,000 were stranded on trees and rooftops after the failure of the dam. Source: NYT > World
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A Worldwide Scramble to Pull Off a Trump and Kim Summit

3 months ago | 0 comment
TOKYO — Ever since President Trump pulled out of planned talks with Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, officials from both countries have been scrambling to salvage the summit meeting and keep it on track for June 12 in Singapore. A [...]
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Cohen crisis shows short-handed Trump legal team’s scramble

4 months ago | 0 comment
When President Donald Trump’s newest lawyer appeared in a Manhattan federal court on Friday, she had an apologetic message for the judge: I’m new around here. “Now, I should say my firm was engaged Wednesday evening, April 11,” the [...]
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Ryan bombshell sets off scramble for his job

4 months ago | 0 comment
Kevin McCarthy will have to defy history, beat back a possible Democratic wave and win over a skeptical House Freedom Caucus to become the 55th speaker of the House. That, and watch out for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, too. [...]
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Trump’s gun control embrace sets off scramble in Congress

6 months ago | 0 comment
The flurry of action suggests President Donald Trump’s wild-card support Wednesday for proposals to expand background checks and raise the age limit for certain rifle [...]
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In Democrat-led state capitals, GOP tax reform push could scramble fiscal plans

9 months ago | 0 comment
The Republican tax reform push in Washington is setting off budgetary alarm bells in high-tax states like New York, California and New Jersey, in the latest political skirmish to pit national Republicans against Democratic state and big city [...]
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Trump lawyers scramble to prepare for new stage of Russia probe

10 months ago | 0 comment
Attorneys close to the case said they were discussing whether the indictment in the investigation by special counsel Robert was for former White House national security [...]
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Obama hands scramble to save Iran deal

11 months ago | 0 comment
As President Donald Trump threatens to blow up the Iran nuclear deal, Obama administration alumni are mobilizing to defend it. One-time aides to Barack Obama are holding meetings, contacting lawmakers and working the media in an urgent bid [...]
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Security Experts Scramble to Contain Fallout From Cyberattacks

1 year ago | 0 comment
The coordinated attack was first reported in the United Kingdom and spread globally. It has set off fears that the effects of the continuing threat will be felt for months, if not years. It also raised questions about the intentions of [...]