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Erdogan Visits Quake Area as Death Toll Passes 11,600 in Turkey and Syria

  • Shortages of trucks and fuel were slowing some rescue efforts. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey visited the area near the epicenter.
  • Crews have rescued more than 8,000 people in Turkey alone. But the chances of finding people still alive are dropping quickly.


  1. Jindires, Syria
    Syria Civil Defense via Storyful
  2. Iskenderun, Turkey
    Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times
  3. Near Antakya, Turkey
    Emily Garthwaite for The New York Times
  4. Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Anadolu Agency via Reuters
  5. Iskenderun, Turkey
    Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times
  6. Harim, Syria
    Omar Haj Kadour/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images
  7. Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Emin Ozmen for The New York Times
  8. Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Stoyan Nenov/Reuters
  9. Kahramanmaras, Turkey
  10. Adana, Turkey
    Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

Biden Challenges Republicans to Help Him ‘Finish the Job’ on the Economy

In his first State of the Union speech with a divided government, President Biden celebrated economic gains and appealed for bipartisan unity.

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  1. Economy
  2. Law Enforcement
  3. China
  4. Roe v. Wade
  5. Deficit
  6. Health Care
  7. Infrastructure
  8. Immigration
  9. GOP Response

Here are seven takeaways from President Biden’s State of the Union address.

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‘Freedom Will Win,’ Zelensky Vows in Surprise Visit to Britain

President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine addressed Britain’s Parliament during a visit to a key ally in his war effort.


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