Apr 24, 2017

Erdogan accuses French researcher of 'inciting assassination'

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s lawyer has lodged a complaint against a former French diplomat, accusing him of inciting an assassination of the Turkish leader, the state-run news agency reported Monday. The move follows comments by Philippe Moreau Defarges about the outcome of the April ...

Is Erdogan Turkey's omnipotent sultan?

/ | Apr 17, 2017

Is Erdogan Turkey's omnipotent sultan?

If there were a global contest for winning elections, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would see himself as the undisputed and undefeated heavyweight champion of the world. In the 15 years since his ruling party came to power, Erdogan has taken part in 11 ...

Western leaders cautious on Erdogan's thin win, expanded powers

/ Apr 17, 2017

Western leaders cautious on Erdogan's thin win, expanded powers

Western leaders reacted cautiously, but with some concern, after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s “Yes” campaign emerged as the winner of Sunday’s referendum on expanding the powers of his office. Some capitals, such as London, were holding fire until hearing the opinion of the ...

Turkey in the glass as Indiana motorists sustain windshield bird strike

Mar 30, 2017

Turkey in the glass as Indiana motorists sustain windshield bird strike

A New Jersey family traveling through northern Indiana got a shock when a 30-pound turkey crashed through their vehicle’s windshield. LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Michael Kellems says the flying bird collided Tuesday with the family’s rented SUV. The dead turkey was left lodged ...