Turkish parliament approves presidential system, seen strengthening Erdogan – Yahoo News

Yahoo News Turkish parliament approves presidential system, seen strengthening ErdoganYahoo NewsTurkey's Prime Minister and the leader of ruling AK Party Binali Yildirim makes a speech following the approval of a constitutional reform bill at the Turkish parliament in Ankara, Turkey, January 21, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer. More. By Gulsen Solaker and …Turkey's President Erdogan wins power-boosting voteBBC NewsTurkish Read More …

'Europe will wake up in 2017', Le Pen tells Germany right-wing congress – Yahoo News

Yahoo News 'Europe will wake up in 2017', Le Pen tells Germany right-wing congressYahoo NewsKoblenz (Germany) (AFP) – French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen on Saturday told a European gathering of rightwing populists in Germany that a string of high-stakes elections in 2017 would blow a wind of change across the region. Emboldened by the …Boosted Read More …

Police injured, more than 200 arrested at Trump inauguration protests in DC – CNN

CNN Police injured, more than 200 arrested at Trump inauguration protests in DCCNNWashington (CNN) Six police officers were injured and 217 protesters arrested Friday after a morning of peaceful protests and coordinated disruptions of Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony gave way to ugly street clashes in downtown Washington.Log In SettingsNew York TimesWorld jittery about Trump's 'America Read More …

Turkey moves closer to expanding Erdogan powers – Yahoo News

Yahoo News Turkey moves closer to expanding Erdogan powersYahoo NewsAnkara (AFP) – The Turkish parliament early Saturday approved a draft bill that would dramatically expand the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, meaning the country will vote on changing the constitution later this year. The government insists …Turkey Parliament Triggers Referendum on Presidential SystemBloombergTurkish parliament Read More …

Trump's Pledge of Quick Action Slowed by Cabinet-in-Waiting – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Trump's Pledge of Quick Action Slowed by Cabinet-in-WaitingBloombergU.S. President Donald Trump formally signs his cabinet nominations into law during the 58th presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 20. Photographer: J. Scott Applewhite/Bloomberg. President Donald Trump vowed to bring swift change to …Booing Schumer Was Booing TrumpThe Weekly Standard (blog)Chuck Schumer takes subtle shots at Read More …

Trump begins with action on Obamacare, regulation freeze and confirmations – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Trump begins with action on Obamacare, regulation freeze and confirmationsUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — President Trump spent the evening of his first day in office ordering all federal departments and agencies to find ways to ease the economic burden of President Obama's health care plan as Congress works to repeal and replace it.Who's In Charge Read More …

Rain diverts plane as Obama family heads for a post-presidential vacation in Palm Springs – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Rain diverts plane as Obama family heads for a post-presidential vacation in Palm SpringsLos Angeles TimesAt the base of the San Jacinto Mountains, Barack Obama — like many of his presidential peers — finds comfort. He's birdied on manicured golf courses in Rancho Mirage and hosted leaders from China and Jordan. So Read More …

Hillary Clinton Is Stoic at Her Rival's Inauguration – New York Times

New York Times Hillary Clinton Is Stoic at Her Rival's InaugurationNew York TimesHillary Clinton watched as President Trump arrived at the inaugural luncheon in Statuary Hall in the Capitol on Friday. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — This was not the inauguration Hillary Clinton thought she would be attending.Hillary Clinton's gut-wrenching dayCNNHillary Clinton Read More …