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In Christmas tradition, Obama thanks US troops

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — President Barack Obama stepped away from the seclusion of his quiet Hawaii vacation for what's become a Christmas tradition: paying tribute to U.S. troops and the sacrifices their families make during the holidays and throughout the year.


On Christmas, Obama thanks troops for sacrifices

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — President Barack Obama says he and first lady Michelle Obama couldn't be prouder of the U.S. military. He's thanking American troops for their service this Christmas and says they do unbelievable work every day.


Turkey: Government reshuffle after ministers quit

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday reshuffled his Cabinet after three key ministers resigned over a sweeping corruption and bribery scandal that has targeted his allies and rattled his government.


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