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Taiwan President Tsai Ing-Wen and President-elect Donald Trump spoke on the phone for 10 minutes on Friday. (Photo: Ashley Pon/Getty Images; John Minchillo/AP Photo)
China lodged a diplomatic protest Saturday against President-elect Donald Trump, after Trump spoke on the phone Friday with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen. Trump's 10-minute call with Taiwanese leadership marked the first contact between the U.S. and Taiwan's government since 1979,...
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Water protectors on horseback at the Oceti Sakowin camp.
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In what has been likened to a classical "hero's journey," Chris Turley - a decorated wounded veteran of Afghanistan and member of the Osage Nation - arrived at Sacred Stone camp after a prayerful, two-week, 800-mile trek on foot from Oklahoma. One of the first of over 2,000 vets coming this weekend and a self-described "warrior of this country" raising funds for both vets' programs and Standing Rock, comrades say Turley exemplifies "the highly contagious emotion we call courage."

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