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Turkey’s economy plummets amid U.S. sanctions

The Turkish lira has been falling in value for months, but last week it plummeted because of a dispute over an American pastor being detained in the country. The U.S. hit Turkey with sanctions and a doubling of tariffs on steel and aluminum. CBS News foreign correspondent Holly Williams reports.

Italian bridge collapse survivor says it came down “like flour”

Valentina Galbusera said the bridge started shaking in front of her before it collapsed

Turkey’s economy suffers amid U.S. sanctions and tariffs

The lira has been falling in value for months, but plummeted amid a dispute over an American pastor detained in Turkey

Turkey aims new tariffs at U.S. as court rejects pastor’s appeal

Ankara calls huge tariffs increase on U.S. cars, alcohol and other goods "retaliation for the deliberate economic attacks by the United States"

Barriers may have saved lives in London attack

London police arrested a man who drove through a group of pedestrians and then rammed a gate outside the House of Parliament. The situation could have been even worse if it wasn't for barriers set up after another car ramming. Debora Patta reports.

Barriers set up after car ramming may have saved lives in London attack

Three people were treated after a car hit a group of cyclists and jumped a sidewalk

At least 35 killed as Italian highway bridge collapses

Firefighters digging through rubble of large section of raised motorway in Genoa reportedly rescue 2 people, but many remain missing

10 elderly women killed in Chilean nursing home fire

Officials say only 3 elderly women were rescued from the blaze which tore through a dormitory

Car rams U.K. parliament gate, driver suspected of “terrorist offences”

London's Metropolitan Police say male driver in his 20s is being held over "terrorist incident" that left 2 people injured in London

Hippo attacks leave 2 dead, 1 hurt near Kenyan lake

Officials say it's unclear how the Chinese tourists wound up so close to the dangerous animals in Kenya's Rift Valley

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