Turkey slaps tariffs on American booze, cars as business groups urge diplomacy

  1. Turkey slaps tariffs on American booze, cars as business groups urge diplomacy  CNBC
  2. Turkey Raises Tariffs on a Number of US Products  Wall Street Journal
  3. Turkey Announces Tariffs on US Goods From Cars to Alcohol  Bloomberg
  4. Amid spat with Trump, here are Turkey’s other friends  Washington Post
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Transgender woman, Somali-American win US primary nods

Transgender woman, Somali-American win US primary nodsChristine Hallquist won the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in the US state of Vermont on Tuesday, moving a step closer to becoming the nation’s first transgender governor, US media projected. In another ground-breaking political moment, Somali-American state legislator Ilhan Omar claimed victory in her primary in Minnesota, putting her on track to become one of the first female Muslim members of the US House of Representatives. “HISTORY MADE! @christineforvt just became the first trans/non-binary gubernatorial candidate from a major political party in American history!” the Victory Fund, an organization that supports LGBTQ candidates, tweeted about Hallquist.


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First North American co-occurrence of Hadrosaur and Therizinosaur tracks found in Alaska

Paleontologists and geoscientists have discovered the first North American co-occurrence of hadrosaur and therizinosaur tracks in the lower Cantwell Formation of Alaska’s Denali National Park, providing more evidence that Alaska was possibly the ‘superhighway’ for dinosaurs between Asia and western North America 65-70 million years.
Source: Science Daily