Turkish Presidential Candidate Muharrem Ince Withdraws from Race, Boosting Erdogan's Main Rival

Muharrem Ince, a candidate in Turkey’s presidential election, has announced his withdrawal from the race. This decision is expected to benefit President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s main challenger, Kemal Kilicdaroglu. Ince faced criticism for potentially splitting the votes of the Nation Alliance, a six-party coalition supporting Kilicdaroglu. There were concerns that Ince’s candidacy might lead to […]

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JPMorgan Chase acquires most of First Republic Bank after regulators seize troubled lender

Regulators have seized First Republic Bank and sold it to JPMorgan Chase as the troubled bank faced extreme scrutiny after the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank in March. JPMorgan Chase has assumed all deposits, including uninsured deposits, and substantially all assets of First Republic Bank. First Republic Bank is based in San […]

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Gold and other valuables worth $15 million stolen from Toronto airport

A container holding gold and other items worth an estimated $15 million has been stolen from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport. The cargo was unloaded from a plane on Monday evening and transported to a holding facility. The high-value container was later removed from the holding facility using illegal means, according to Peel Regional Police Inspector […]

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Russia claims Ukrainian drone attack aimed at assassinating Putin

Russian officials have claimed that Ukraine attempted to assassinate President Vladimir Putin using two drones, which were disabled by Russian defense systems. The Kremlin called the incident a terrorist action and threatened retaliation against Ukraine. However, Ukrainian officials have denied involvement in the alleged drone attack. US officials have said that they cannot validate the […]

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