Turkey

Turkey Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (AP Photo)

Turkey’s street protests get personal

(AP) – Brash and stubborn, Turkey’s leader doesn’t shrink from a scrap. His voice booms when he gets on a podium and his folksy zingers enthrall supporters as much as they repulse opponents. That trademark […]

06/04/2013

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Global doomsday hot spots draw believers, revelers

(AP) – Though the Mayans never really predicted that the world would end on Friday, some New Agers are convinced that humanity’s demise is indeed imminent. Or at least that it’s a good excuse for a party.

12/20/2012

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Pentagon day care review expanding to schools

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is expanding a Pentagon review of hiring at military day care centers to include Defense Department schools, youth centers and other facilities where children are present.

12/19/2012

Richard Engel (AP Photo)

NBC Correspondent Freed in Syria

NBC says it’s chief foreign correspondent, Richard Engel and his production team have been released after being held captive for 5 days. Engel and his crew are unharmed and were freed during a firefight near the border with Turkey

12/18/2012

Bret Lewis

It’s come to this

A bunch of hooligans ruined a sporting event in Istanbul. Yep. Fans rioted at a wheelchair basketball game.

12/12/2012

AP Photo

Syria denounces NATO move to deploy anti-missile system

BEIRUT (AP) – Syria is voicing anger over NATO’s move to deploy a Patriot missile defense system along Turkey’s border with Syria.

12/06/2012

NATO agrees to deploy anti-missile systems in Turkey

BRUSSELS (AP) – NATO members have agreed to deploy Patriot anti-missile systems near Turkey’s southern border.

The systems will boost Turkey’s defenses against the threat of cross-border attacks from Syria.

12/04/2012

Turkeys prep for Presidential pardon | VIDEO

As part of a White House tradition dating back to 1963, President Barack Obama on Wednesday will choose the National Thanksgiving Turkey. Cobbler and Gobbler are the two birds in the running for a pardon. […]

11/20/2012

Turkey tips to safely prepare holiday meal

According to the Centers for Disease Control, 5,000 deaths occur annually due to improperly cooked holiday food. The two main reasons why people become ill are eating foods that are not thoroughly cooked and improper […]

11/20/2012

Turkey experts prepare for another season of hotline calls | VIDEO

For 32 years, the experts who staff the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line have been there for holiday cooks who have questions about how to prepare and cook their turkeys.

11/19/2012

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