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13 hrs ago | Voice of America

Turkey's Davutoglu Expected to Be a Compliant PM

Turkey's president-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu sit together during a party meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Aug. 21, 2014.

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20 hrs ago | Business Journal

Two Sanford companies looking to create 44 jobs

The Seminole County Commission on Aug. 26 will look at incentives for two companies to create 44 jobs in Sanford.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Newstime Africa

US officer suspended after threatening AA journalist to death Anadolu ...

The St. Louis Police Department has indefinitely suspended an officer from its force after he drew his weapons and threatened demonstrators and journalists, including Anadolu Agency correspondent Bilgin Sasmaz.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, Turkey, World News, St. Louis, MO

Sofia News Agency

Turkey's Ruling Party to Name New PM

A handout picture provided by Turkish Preidental press office shows Turkish President Abdullah Gul and Turkish President elect, Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a meeting at the last reception of Abdullah Gul at the Presidental Palace in Ankara, Turkey The ruling Justice and Development Party is due to pick a successor to take over from Recep Tayyip ... (more)

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Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, World News, Abdullah Gul, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Daily Star

Clash over Kurdish rebel statue in Turkey kills 1

ANKARA, Turkey: Turkey's state news agency says Kurdish protesters clashed with security forces over the removal of a statue of a Kurdish rebel fighter.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

BL Harbert Picked for $153.5M U.S. Embassy Job in Jordan

The State Dept. has awarded BL Harbert International LLC, Birmingham, Ala., a $153.5-million design-build contract to renovate the U.S. embassy in Amman, Jordan.

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SFGate

Turkey calls German ambassador over spying claims

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Turkish company guilty of smuggling fake Avastin into US

Turkish nationale Sabahaddin Akman, owner of Ozay Pharnmaceuticals based in Istanbul has pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, in St. Louis, MO to charges of smuggling misbranded and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States.

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Related Topix: Prison, Turkey, World News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

State Department

Press Releases: The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces ...

The Department of State's Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations has selected Ennead Architects of New York, New York as the architect for the new U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News

New York Daily News

Jet Airways plane plunges 5,000 feet as co-pilot checks iPad: report

The Boeing 777-300 suddenly dropped from 34,000 feet to 29,000 feet during a flight from Mumbai to Brussels.

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Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Turkey, World News

The Globe and Mail

Turkey's Erdogan says expects to announce new prime minister next week

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the members of his ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Jerusalem Post

GALLERY: MDA helps evacuate 18 wounded Turkey-bound Gazans

Magen David Adom cooperated with the Foreign Ministry and the Turkish Red Crescent to transfer wounded to a hospital in Ankara.

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Related Topix: World News, Turkey, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Israel

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Xinhuanet

18 injured Palestinians arrive in Ankara

A Palestinian injured in the Israel i military attacks in Gaza Strip arrives in Ankara, Turkey on Aug. 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News, Turkey

Switched

New York Times Reporter Is Being Treated In Turkey After Iraq Helicopter Crash

A member of the Iraqi security forces stands guard in central Baghdad on August 13, 2014.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Mashable

How the Islamic State Lures Child Recruits to Fight in Syria and Iraq

ANKARA, Turkey-Yasar's son was only 14 when he left his home in Ankara, Turkey, to join the deadliest group in the Middle East.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Dead two-headed dolphin discovered in Turkey

In this photo of con-joined dolphin taken by gym teacher Tugrul Metin, while he was vacationing during the first few days of August 2014, in the Aegean Sea coastal town of Dikili, Izmir province of Turkey.

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Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 1230 GMT / 8.30 Am Et

Global stocks bounce after recent sell-offs and core government debt prices fall as markets see a lowered risk of direct conflict between Russia and Ukraine, while Middle East tensions appear less acute.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Daily Star

Erdogan wins Turkey's presidential election

ANKARA, Turkey: The head of Turkey's election commission says Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won the country's first direct presidential election.

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USA Today

Ihsanoglu concedes Turkish presidential vote

Ihsanoglu concedes Turkish presidential vote The main opposition candidate conceded defeat to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

A look at Turkey's electoral process

In this Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 photo, Turkish Prime Minister and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses a business meeting in Ankara, Turkey.

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Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Abdullah Gul

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