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“take” in the news

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Sunday, April 14, 2019
Thousands remained encamped outside Khartoum’s army headquarters overnight to keep up the pressure on a military council that took power after ousting veteran leader Omar al-Bashir on April 11.
“Nor would the acting secretary take actions that are not in accordance with our responsibility to enforce the law.
It was not clear what Mr. Trump meant by his request or his additional comment to Mr. McAleenan that he would pardon him if he encountered any legal problems as a result of taking the action.
But the conversation, which took place during the president’s visit to the border town of Calexico, Calif., alarmed officials at the Department of Homeland Security who were told of it, according to the people familiar with the remarks.

Saturday, April 13, 2019
In the 1960s it took five hours to fly from New York to Los Angeles, and just 45 minutes to hop from New York to Washington, DC.

Friday, April 12, 2019
Relationships affect risk-taking
The aim of the mission was to take pictures and conduct experiments.
They take reservations, so book in advance to skip the line.
By contrast, Mr. Sze’s comment on the picture, taken during a 2012 visit to New York Comic Con, felt friendly and encouraging.

Thursday, April 11, 2019
People who took more than 10 days?

Monday, April 8, 2019
Anyway, for certain reasons, that project never took off.

Friday, April 5, 2019
A driving instructor who had his Instagram name taken away and given to Prince Harry and Meghan says he feels "flattered" but also "annoyed".

Thursday, April 4, 2019
Theresa May takes a step in the right direction on Brexit

Sunday, March 31, 2019
Trump is telling people in the middle of the country that coastal elites are trying to take things away from them -- specifically, good jobs, guns, freedom.

Monday, March 25, 2019
“At the end of the day, we don’t have the resources to take on big companies,” he said.

Sunday, March 24, 2019
It's like taking apart new mobile phones or cars to find interesting pieces of components.

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Remarks by Turkey's president about battles fought on Turkish soil during World War I have unfortunately been taken out of context, said a top aide to the president on March 20.
'Erdoğan words on Turkish history taken out of context:’ Aide
New Zealand mosque attacker took history route in Turkey

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Aydın took over the helm as the news editor of Akşam newspaper in 2002, before she returned to Hürriyet in 2004.

Monday, March 18, 2019
Photo taken on March 16, 2019 shows cards and flowers people placed to mourn the victims of the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.
We will take this issue to all platforms, including the UN.
"Here [during the meeting], we will form a commission to follow the decisions that we have taken now.

Sunday, March 17, 2019
Families have been told it could take up to six months to identify remains.
The Defense Ministry now estimates it could take three years and eight months to improve the seabed at the planned landfill site for the construction of the facility that would replace U.S.

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Taking effective measures against Islamophobia-related problems has become crucial beyond necessity in today's world,” he added.

Friday, March 15, 2019
Hong Kong (CNN Business)Facebook, YouTube and Twitter are struggling to halt the spread of horrific footage that appears to show a massacre at a mosque in New Zealand as it was taking place.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
"You took it all for granted.

Monday, March 11, 2019
"Given in both air crashes, the aircrafts were newly delivered Boeing 737 MAX 8, and both accidents occurred during the take-off, they share certain similarities," the administration said in a statement.
It was the first time China has taken the lead in ordering a model grounded before other national aviation agencies.
The airline’s last major crash was in 2010, when an aircraft caught fire and plunged into the Mediterranean after taking off from Beirut’s airport, killing all 90 people on board.

Sunday, March 10, 2019
The plane, en route to Nairobi, Kenya, lost contact at 8:44 a.m. local time, six minutes after taking off from Bole International Airport in the Ethiopian capital.

Friday, March 8, 2019
Joe Gomez has taken the latest step on his road to recovery as Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp waits on the availability of Dejan Lovren and James Milner this weekend.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
“Clearly, the statements of our Minister of Interior [Süleyman Soylu] with regard to the fight against terrorism were deliberately taken out of context and distorted.

Sunday, March 3, 2019
Then they took her to a room upstairs, locked the door and began taking turns with her.

Friday, February 22, 2019
Japan was the first Asian country that Trump visited after taking power.
Aaron Philip: The trans, disabled model taking on a $2-trillion industry

Thursday, February 21, 2019
While in her new home, Kiki is taken in by the owners of a local bakery, who allow her to live above their shop in a spare attic room.

Sunday, February 17, 2019
Trump tells European countries to take back IS fighters

Thursday, February 14, 2019
It would take at least five years for the national flag carrier to break even, he added.

Friday, February 8, 2019
While two-year-old Nastya Karlash was taking a walk in her hometown of Kamenka, a district capital in Penza Oblast, she had a spasmodic attack.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
The government has taken upon itself to address the issue.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
'Unfinished business': Julia Banks to take on Health Minister Greg Hunt

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
New flaws emerge in key survey taken by labor ministry

Saturday, January 26, 2019
The journey to London takes three hours by bus.

Friday, January 25, 2019
Those concerned that robots are taking over the world can rest easy – for now.

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Jordan scored first but Vietnam equalized and dominated the second half, taking the game to extra time and penalties.
On January 20, Việt Nam advanced to the quarter-finals after a breath-taking shootout with Jordan. — VNS

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Big-serving Milos Raonic, who cruised past Alexander Zverev in the previous round, takes on Frenchman Lucas Pouille in another quarter-final.
NAN: Residents at a village in Pua district are demanding the Community Development Department take back all items supplied to promote a tourism project for local communities.
‘I took this a year after he resigned. Did I sense any regret about the situation he’d left behind? Not really’

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The Thailand Tourism Festival 2019 takes place from January 23-27 in Bangkok’s Lumpini Park with five ‘tourism villages’ representing the regions of Thailand plus two additional zones:

Monday, January 21, 2019
The decision was taken following residents’ protests in Nam Son Commune.

Sunday, January 20, 2019
But Democrats called the proposals "unacceptable", a "non-starter" and "hostage taking".

Thursday, January 10, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for the border wall after negotiations with Democrats blew up over his funding demands.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
There’s growing concern about the toll the shutdown is taking on everyday Americans, including disruptions in payments to farmers and trouble for home buyers who are seeking government-backed mortgage loans — “serious stuff,” according to Sen.

Monday, January 7, 2019
The wildly popular clip, which has been viewed 147 million times on YouTube, went on to form the basis of a tour designed by the Louvre that takes in the 17 paintings and sculptures featured in the video.

Saturday, January 5, 2019
NASA probe successfully takes photos of farthest-ever space object
The incident took place when a group of PKK militants opened fire at a 10-member commando unit patrolling near Emince village of Aralık district at 02.30 a.m. local time [1130 GMT], the agency said.

Friday, January 4, 2019
The accident took place on Highway 410 in the Greater Toronto area.

Sunday, December 30, 2018
Cases that the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the CPC released range from misuse of public funds for banquets and tours to bribe-taking.
One last photo look at this year’s Christmas and its many light shows, religious observances, charity events, and festivals that took place around the world.

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Istanbul/Beirut: Turkey will take over the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria as the United States withdraws its troops, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, in the latest upheaval wrought by Washington's abrupt policy shift.

Saturday, December 22, 2018
Diên Hồng, a nursing home in Hà Đông District takes care of about 70 elderly people.

Friday, December 21, 2018
"I think taking a parent to a nursing home to get good care and joyfulness is good.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Football fans from all corners of Vietnam took to the streets on Thursday evening to celebrate an ecstatic triumph over the Philippines to advance to the final game of the 2018 AFF Championship for the first time in a decade.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
90 percent of university students take extra English classes

Monday, December 17, 2018
Bush, took it seriously.

Thursday, December 13, 2018
“I have taken a queue from Georgia and Karen to both stop needlessly apologizing for things and [to use] ‘no’ as a complete sentence,” Meg Taylor, an admin of Bakerinos, said.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
“The impact will be clearer in two years because it’ll take time for any policy to show its influence,” he said.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Mr Kennedy never got his drivers’ licence so he will have to use other modes of transport to take up his seat in the Victorian Parliament, where he will soon represent the people of Hawthorn.

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Law lecturer Steven Vaughan explains why the best essays take discipline, editing, and teamwork

Sunday, October 21, 2018
He sometimes took the attacks personally, so friends made a point of calling frequently to check on his mental state.

Friday, October 19, 2018
By opening the STAR Refinery, Turkey and Azerbaijan have taken their brotherly ties to next level, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Friday.

Monday, October 15, 2018
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has warned muftis—state religious officials from the Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet)—against “TV charlatans,” urging them to take a more active role in informing the public on religious matters.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
Ex-Tunisian leader thanks Turkey for taking in Syrians
In a statement, IKDP said the clashes took place on Friday between its fighters and members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) in the western province of Kermanshah.
Saudi Arabia says it will respond to any action taken against it with a ‘greater reaction’

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
So what did you discover? Find out by taking our test…

Monday, October 8, 2018
Taking off at about 19:21 local time (02:21 GMT), the first stage of the rocket returned safely to the air base about eight minutes later.
Californians posted videos and photos of the skies after the successful take-off, including Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti.

Friday, October 5, 2018
Residents of Pembrokeshire found at least 20 bodies along the county coastline, 10 of which were buried in the churchyard in the small village of Angle where Thursday’s ceremony took place.
The churchyard ceremony, which took place exactly 100 years after the sinking, was attended by descendants of the victims and members of the British royal family.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Local Red Cross worker Rafiq Anshori told CNN the bodies were discovered during the search for 86 children who were taking part in a Bible camp in the remote location when the earthquake and tsunami struck the island of Sulawesi.
They all had taken off from Mecca, Saudi Arabia before catching connecting flights that landed here in the US.

Monday, October 1, 2018
“We told them it would be better to listen to official authorities about the issues and take steps accordingly rather than listening to anti-cabinet or anti-president circles in Turkey,” he said.

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Peter Matuschek, chief political analyst at the German polling institute Forsa, says that while Germans tend to be content with their own lives, they feel less at ease with the direction the country is taking.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
"Once again, I urge China's leaders to take swift action to end their country's unfair trade practices.
The new round of American tariffs takes effect September 24.
Trump also threatened to inflict more economic pain in the form of additional tariffs if Beijing takes any retaliatory action.

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Prior to the reopening, extensive renovation took place to enhance the visitor experience.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Just get through one workout — even if it's your millionth time trying to take up exercise.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Musk Considers Taking Tesla Private, Valuing Company at $82 Billion

Thursday, June 21, 2018
He said he had been swayed by images of children who have been taken from parents while they are jailed and prosecuted for illegal border-crossing.

Monday, June 18, 2018
The Zero Hunger vision reflects five elements from within the sustainable development goals, which taken together, can end hunger, eliminate all forms of malnutrition, and build inclusive and sustainable food systems. -VNA

Sunday, June 17, 2018
(CNN)In a rare statement on a policy issue, first lady Melania Trump weighed in through her spokeswoman on the immigration crisis taking place at America's borders.

Saturday, June 9, 2018
An aide will take his place, the White House said.

Thursday, May 31, 2018
This notebook allows you to digitize any notes taken by hand—and it's only $20

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Liverpool's fans quickly took the passionate Klopp to their hearts

Friday, May 18, 2018
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu also celebrated the day with a message he took out on May 18.