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US troops in Syria were nearly struck by Turkish artillery barrages that came dangerously close

Khalil Ashawi/Reuters Turkish artillery fire nearly hit a small group US troops stationed near the Kurdish-held city of Kobane on Friday afternoon, according to multiple media reports. The report comes hours after senior US milit...

US troops in Syria were nearly struck by Turkish artillery barrages that came dangerously close

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Turkish artillery fired into Syria Turkish artillery was fired into northern Syria on Friday as Turkey continues its offensive against Kurdish fighters that it considers to be terroris...
2019-10-11, 15:00

Turkish artillery rounds land near US forces in Syria, no injuries Turkish artillery rounds landed near U.S. forces in northern Syria outside the city of Kobane, but no American troops were harmed, a U.S. official co...
2019-10-12, 06:00

Syria moves troops toward Turkish offensive The Syrian military has mobilized soldiers toward the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. France is taking measures to ensure the saf...
2019-10-14, 18:48

US troops in Syria come under fire from Turkish positions, Pentagon says All US troops accounted for after explosion near outpost where Turkey knew American forces were present, official saysUS troops deployed near the cit...
2019-10-12, 18:32

US Troops In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion: Pentagon US troops near the northern Syrian border came under artillery fire from Turkish positions on Friday, a Pentagon spokesman said, warning that the US ...
2019-10-12, 05:32

U.S. troops in Syria came under fire from Turkish positions: Pentagon U.S. troops in northern Syria came under artillery fire from Turkish positions on Friday but none were wounded, the Pentagon said, an incident that h...
2019-10-12, 13:32

U.S. Troops to Withdraw From Northern Syria Ahead of Turkish Incursion The White House indicated that U.S. forces will withdraw from northern Syria in advance of an expected incursion of Turkish forces in the region that...
2019-10-07, 09:32

U.S. withdraws troops from northeast Syria ahead of Turkish offensive The United States said it was pulling troops from northeast Syria, in a major policy shift which opens the way for a Turkish offensive against Kurdis...
2019-10-07, 12:32

Explosion at outpost near US troops amid Turkish offensive into Syria A U.S. official and a Syria war monitor say there has been an explosion near an outpost where U.S. troops are located in northern Syria amid intense ...
2019-10-12, 07:00

Syria demands withdrawal of U.S., Turkish troops, warns of 'countermeasures' Syria’s foreign minister on Saturday demanded the withdrawal of all U.S. and Turkish troops, warning that the Syrian government had the right to take...
2019-09-29, 00:00

Turkish troops advance into Syria as Trump washes his hands of the Kurds Civilians flee as airstrikes and artillery hit border regionTrump on Kurds: ‘They didn’t help us in Normandy’Turkish troops have advanced into north-...
2019-10-10, 02:32

U.S. pulls back troops in northeast Syria, opening way to Turkish attack The United States began pulling troops back from the northeast Syria border on Monday, opening the way for a Turkish strike on Kurdish-led forces lon...
2019-10-07, 17:00

Trump orders US troops out of northern Syria as Turkish assault continues At least 750 Isis affiliates escape after Turkish shellingOpinion: Trump and Erdoğan risk a resurgent Isis Amid growing chaos in Syria, Donald Trump ...
2019-10-13, 20:48

Hundreds of ISIS supporters escape camp in Syria as Turkish troops approach, Kurds say Hundreds of people affiliated with the Islamic State escaped a camp where they were being held on Sunday after Turkish forces approached the Kurdish-...
2019-10-13, 16:16

Civilians flee Syrian border towns as Turkish warplanes, artillery kick off offensive Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday just days after U.S. troops pulled back from the area, ...
2019-10-09, 19:00

How a CIA agent and the ‘Red Prince’ terrorist became dangerously close In 1973, a dashing figure strutted the streets of Beirut as if he owned the town. Ali Hassan Salameh was the world’s most feared terrorist, leader of...
2019-06-09, 02:48

Missouri Dangerously Close to Becoming First State Without Access to Abortion Clinics Last week, Gov. Mike Parson—in his efforts to position Missouri as “one of the strongest pro-life states in the country”—signed legislation that make...
2019-05-29, 04:00

Hurricane Dorian Updates: ‘Catastrophic’ Storm May Come ‘Dangerously Close’ to Florida Dorian struck the northern Bahamas on Sunday as a Category 5 hurricane, and continued to menace the southeastern coast of the United States from Flor...
2019-09-02, 03:16

Hurricane Dorian downgraded to Category 2 as it moves ‘dangerously close’ to Florida Hurricane Dorian was downgraded to a Category 2 storm Tuesday but continues to pack dangerous 110-mph sustained winds as it churns “dangerously...
2019-09-03, 19:32

Cochise County fire burns dangerously close to rancher’s home TOMBSTONE — Stan White’s ranch lies 12 miles southeast from the Tombstone Post Office and 35 miles from Douglas. “We have a 750-gal...
2019-07-07, 06:48

Trump says a US warship destroyed an Iranian drone that flew dangerously close Reuters/Louis Nastro President Donald Trump announced that the US shot down and "destroyed" an Iranian drone near the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday. ...
2019-07-19, 12:16

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces for powerful winds a storm to move 'dangerously close' to US state Florida is braced for powerful winds as the deadly Hurricane Dorian grows in size and picks up speed after cutting a destructive path through the Bah...
2019-09-04, 01:32

Syrian Kurds mobilize across from Turkish troops Kurds in northeastern Syria issued a "general mobilization" call along the border with Turkey. It comes as Ankara prepares for an invasion of the are...
2019-10-10, 00:00

IS supporters escape as Turkish troops near key Syrian town Turkish forces have approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters to es...
2019-10-13, 12:48

Syrian Troops Prepare to Confront Turkish Forces As U.S. Withdraws AKCAKALE, Turkey — Syrian government troops moved into a series of towns and villages in northern Syria Monday, setting up a potential clash wi...
2019-10-14, 22:16

Turkish Troops Appear to Seize Syrian Town in Fourth Day of Invasion Turkish troops move into a Kurdish-held Syrian town, forcing thousands of people to flee as Turkey pursued an invasion of northeastern Syria with hea...
2019-10-13, 06:16

Syrian troops enter Kurdish fight against Turkish forces Deal to support Kurds in exchange for key cities set to open new front in civil warSyrian troops have begun sweeping into Kurdish-held territory on a...
2019-10-14, 10:48

Cyprus struck by stray missile thought to have come from Syria Missile, believed to be Russian-made and fired in response to Israeli attack, sets hills ablazeA stray missile has exploded in midair over villages i...
2019-07-01, 19:00

Syrian army prepares for clashes with Turkish forces as U.S. troops withdraw The Syrian army’s deployment near the Turkish border came hours after Syrian Kurdish forces previously allied with the U.S. said they had reached a d...
2019-10-14, 20:16

US and Turkish troops conduct first joint ground patrol of Syrian 'safe zone' US and Turkish troops conducted their first ever joint ground patrol within what Turkey has called the "safe zone" that runs along the Syria-Turkish ...
2019-09-08, 21:00

UN: 100,000 flee after Turkish incursion in Syria A war watchdog has said dozens of militiamen and several civilians were killed during Turkey's offensive in Syria. The UN has also said that 100,000 ...
2019-10-11, 20:32

100,000 flee as Turkish offensive pushes into Syria Turkey has remained defiant in the face of international criticism, insisting the military will push forward with its incursion. The UN has warned of...
2019-10-11, 23:32

Turkish offensive in Syria a success, will go on, leaders say A day after it launched a military operation into northern Syria to clear the region near its border of Kurdish forces, Turkey announced Thursday tha...
2019-10-10, 16:32

Syria Demands Immediate Withdrawal of U.S. and Turkish Forces, Again Syria’s foreign minister demanded both countries evacuate their forces from the war-ravaged country or face “countermeasures.” Syria has made such th...
2019-09-29, 01:32

Turkish incursion into Syria has not begun: officials A planned Turkish incursion into northeast Syria has not begun, but final preparations are being made and the deployment of troops and equipment has ...
2019-10-09, 12:32

U.S. Officials Are Worried About Turkish Foray Into Syria U.S. officials are increasingly concerned that Turkey soon will mount a major incursion into northern Syria and trigger a clash with Kurdish fighters...
2019-10-04, 02:32

U.N.: 70,000 have fled homes in Syria due to Turkish incursion Seventy-thousand people in Syria have fled their homes in recent days due to a long-planned strategic offensive by the Turkish military against Kurdi...
2019-10-11, 21:32

Germany: Thousands protest Turkish operation in Syria Germany has the largest Kurdish diaspora in the world. Kurds and supporters there rallied against Turkey's incursion into Syria that threatens to unl...
2019-10-12, 21:32

'We will win or we will die,' say defiant Kurds facing Turkish operation in Syria The road into Tal Abyad was eerily empty. The Syrian border town's shops were all shuttered, following a steady stream of artillery strikes on its ou...
2019-10-11, 04:00

Turkish convoy in Syria hit by airstrikes, Ankara claims Reported strike came after large number of Turkish forces crossed border into Idlib provinceTurkey has sent significant numbers of tanks and troops d...
2019-08-20, 01:16

Erdogan signals Turkish operation to Syria's Manbij President Tayyip Erdogan signaled on Monday that Turkey aims to drive Kurdish-led fighters from the northern Syrian town of Manbij, after Syrian Kurd...
2019-10-14, 20:48

Syria: Hundreds of 'IS' supporters freed in Turkish incursion Clashes between Turkey and Kurdish fighters allowed some 950 terrorist sympathizers to flee a guarded camp in Syria. German Chancellor Angela Merkel ...
2019-10-13, 19:48

US special forces get caught up in Turkish shelling in Syria A group of US Special Forces troops were caught close to the action in Syria when Turkey shelled Kurdish positions in the area, a report said Friday....
2019-10-12, 11:00

Turkish offensive moves to seize key routes in NE Syria Turkey’s official news agency says Turkey-backed Syrian opposition forces have reached a strategic highway in northeastern Syria as Turkey’s offensiv...
2019-10-12, 12:00

Turkish strikes kill two in northeast Syria: Kurdish-led SDF The Kurdish-led force holding northeast Syria said on Wednesday that Turkish air strikes killed two civilians and injured two others near the Syrian ...
2019-10-09, 19:00

EU, Germany condemn Turkish offensive in northern Syria Germany and the European Union are among many voices speaking out against the Turkey's military invasion of northern Syria on Wednesday. World powers...
2019-10-10, 12:00

Syria: Turkish-Kurdish clashes cause mass displacement Turkey's offensive aimed at driving Kurds it calls "terrorists" from northeastern Syria has entered its fifth day. The assault has raised fears that ...
2019-10-13, 19:48

Turkish strikes hit civilians as Syria offensive intensifies Turkey's military stepped up air strikes and a ground offensive into Kurdish-held parts of northeastern Syria. Civilians killed.    &...
2019-10-10, 18:32

Trump: U.S. ‘close’ to Taliban deal, troops to drop to 8,600 The Pentagon has been developing plans to withdraw as many as half of the 14,000 U.S. troops still there, but the Taliban want all U.S. and NATO forc...
2019-08-30, 12:48

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases: U.S. negotiator The United States would withdraw almost 5,000 troops from Afghanistan and close five bases within 135 days under a draft peace accord agreed with the...
2019-09-02, 20:32

Pulling of U.S. Troops in Syria Could Aid Assad and ISIS Analysts said the redeployment would betray America’s Syrian Kurdish allies, decrease American leverage in Syria and open a void that could benefit I...
2019-10-08, 19:32

Watchdog: IS 'resurging' as U.S. troops leave Syria Five months after losing the last of its territory in Syria and amid a withdrawal of U.S. troops, the Islamic State is "resurging," a Pentagon watchd...
2019-08-07, 21:32

Up To 1,000 US Troops To Withdraw From Northern Syria, Says Pentagon The Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1,000 troops from northern Syria -- almost the entire ground forc...
2019-10-14, 02:16

US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies nee...
2019-07-07, 06:16

US to let Turkish forces move into Syria, dumping Kurdish allies White House reveals policy shift, which follows conversation between Trump and ErdoğanThe White House has given the green light to a Turkish offensiv...
2019-10-07, 10:00

EU must consider Turkish arms embargo, call for end to Syria offensive: France European Union foreign ministers must again condemn Turkey's offensive in Syria, call for an arms embargo on Ankara and request that the United State...
2019-10-14, 09:48

Syria Kurds Call Up Civilians For Defence Against Turkish Assault The Kurdish administration in northeastern Syria called up civilians on Wednesday to defend the region against a feared Turkish assault, believed to ...
2019-10-09, 16:32

France, Britain, Germany to condemn Turkish offensive in Syria France, Britain and Germany are set to issue a statement strongly condemning Turkey's offensive in northeastern Syria, France's European affairs mini...
2019-10-09, 19:00

Syria says joint U.S.-Turkish patrols violate country's sovereignty Syria condemned on Sunday joint U.S.-Turkish patrols in a border strip in the northeast of the country, saying it was a "flagrant violation" of its s...
2019-09-08, 15:00

Syria demands withdrawal of U.S., Turkish forces, warns of countermeasures Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem on Saturday demanded an immediate withdrawal of all U.S. and Turkish troops from his country and warned tha...
2019-09-29, 00:00

Turkish Offensive In Syria Threatens European Security: France France said on Saturday it has suspended all weapon sales to Turkey and warned Ankara that its offensive in northern Syria threatened European securi...
2019-10-14, 02:16

UK PM Urges Turkish President To End Conflict In Syria And Enter Dialogue British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had "grave concerns" about Turkey's military action in northern Syr...
2019-10-13, 08:16

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces bomb Syria for third day Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians have b...
2019-10-12, 12:32

26 Civilians Killed In Turkish Offensive In North Syria: Report At least 26 civilians were killed on Sunday in northeastern Syria as Turkey and its proxies stepped up their offensive against Kurdish forces, a war ...
2019-10-14, 02:16

Any Turkish incursion into Syria 'unacceptable,' will prevent it: Pentagon chief U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday any Turkish operation into northern Syria would be "unacceptable" and the United States would preve...
2019-08-06, 11:32

Turkish soldier killed in attack in Syria’s rebel province ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s defense ministry says a Turkish soldier was killed in an artillery strike by Syrian government forces in northwestern ...
2019-06-28, 11:16

Turkish post in Syria's Idlib hit by mortar fire; 3 wounded Turkey's Defense Ministry says a Turkish observation post in Syria's northwestern Idlib province has been attacked by mortar shells, fired from areas...
2019-06-13, 13:00

U.S. Begins Pullback From Northern Syria, Clearing Way for Turkish Offensive Convoys of American military personnel began pulling back from the Syria-Turkey border, after President Trump ordered the Pentagon to clear the way f...
2019-10-07, 17:00

U.S. Forces in Northern Syria Are Moving Aside to Clear the Way for a Turkish Assault (BEIRUT) — U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces in Syria said American troops began withdrawing Monday from northeast Syria ahead of a Turkish invasi...
2019-10-07, 10:32

Turkish Defense Ministry says preparations complete for Syria offensive All preparations for a possible military operation into northeastern Syria are completed, the Turkish Defense Ministry said in a Twitter post late on...
2019-10-08, 00:32

Airstrikes target Turkish convoy in Syria, raising tensions Airstrikes targeted a Turkish army convoy inside a rebel-held part of northwestern Syria on Monday, killing three civilians and wounding 12 others, t...
2019-08-20, 02:48

The Turkish Invasion of Syria Shows the U.N. Is Struggling to Keep Up with Humanitarian Crises Turkey’s ongoing incursion into northeast Syria, which began Wednesday after President Donald Trump announced the surprise withdrawal of U.S. t...
2019-10-14, 22:16

Will "Obliterate" Turkish Economy If It Acts "Off Limits" In Syria: Trump President Donald Trump said Monday that he will "obliterate" Turkey's economy if Ankara does anything that in his "great and unmatched wisdom" he con...
2019-10-07, 19:00

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases under proposed deal The deal, reached after months of negotiations with representatives from the insurgent movement, must still be approved by U.S. President Donald Trum...
2019-09-03, 00:00

Trump says US troops in Syria to be withdrawn, redeployed in region President Trump announced on Monday that U.S. troops in northeastern Syria will be withdrawn from the country as planned, and redeployed "in the regi...
2019-10-14, 23:16

U.S. troops to withdraw from northern Syria, Defense Sec. Esper says U.S. troops were preparing to withdraw from northern Syria Sunday as Turkish forces continued their advance. Hundreds of Islamic State group supporte...
2019-10-13, 21:48

US troops in Syria come under fire as Turkey ramps up offensive Turkish artillery has landed near US troops stationed at an observation post in northern Syria. Turkey has continued to intensify its offensive, desp...
2019-10-12, 03:32

Syria: Germany rejects US demand for ground troops US representatives had requested Germany increase their military presence in Syria as the US plans to move its own troops out of Syria in the near fu...
2019-07-08, 17:32

Top Republicans rip Trump’s decision to pull troops from Syria A handful of top Republicans — including former US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley — on Monday criticized President Trump’s decision to remove US tr...
2019-10-07, 21:00

| ISIS 'resurging' in Syria as US pulls troops: watchdog The Islamic State jihadist group is 'resurging' in Syria even as the United States withdrew troops, and is solidifying its insurgent capabilities in ...
2019-08-08, 08:32

Trump Orders Withdrawal of U.S. Troops From Northern Syria The decision effectively cedes control of the area and could allow a resurgence of ISIS, but the defense secretary argued American forces would not h...
2019-10-13, 22:48

US troops begin withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria US troops on Monday began pulling out of positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected invasion by Turkey, according to US-allie...
2019-10-07, 15:32

U.S. Poised to Send 150 Troops to Patrol Northeastern Syria The new deployment is part of an expanding series of military and diplomatic steps the United States has taken to defuse tensions with Turkey, a NATO...
2019-09-12, 23:00

Kurds march in Paris and Athens to protest Turkish incursion into Syria Thousands of Kurds and their local supporters rallied in France and in Greece on Saturday to protest against Turkey's military action in northeast Sy...
2019-10-13, 00:00

UPDATE 3-Turkish lira trims losses but worries over Syria persist Turkey's lira recovered on Tuesday after sinking to its weakest point in more than a month, helped by upbeat comments from President Donald Trump, bu...
2019-10-08, 16:00

Trump OKs $50M to aid Syria amid outrage over US military pullout, Turkish offensive President Trump announced Saturday that he had authorized the release of $50 million in aid to human rights groups and other aid organizations in Syr...
2019-10-13, 08:48

France's Le Drian says Turkish offensive in Syria could undermine fight against IS: paper French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Monday that the Turkish offensive in Syria could undermine years of battling the Islamic State mil...
2019-10-14, 23:16

Syria 'safe zone' deadline expires with Turkish threat looming Turkey's deadline to jointly establish a "safe zone" with the United States in northern Syria by the end of September has passed, leaving the threat ...
2019-10-01, 16:00

Explosions, fire rock Turkish ammunition depot near Syria, no casualties A series of explosions rocked an ammunition depot in Turkey's Hatay province, near the Syrian border, early on Friday and nearby homes were evacuated...
2019-08-09, 07:32

Montreal demonstrators protest Turkish military invasion in northern Syria Turkey's military offensive targeting Kurdish militia comes after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly decided that American troops would not interfe...
2019-10-13, 05:16

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
2019-10-07, 18:32

Trump threatens to 'obliterate' Turkish economy over Syria incursion plan President Donald Trump on Monday launched a harsh attack on NATO ally Turkey, threatening to destroy its economy if Ankara takes a planned military s...
2019-10-07, 23:00

Turkey, Russia dispute facts after attack on Turkish outpost in Syria Russia and Turkey, the two countries responsible for a rickety agreement to keep the peace along Syria's last major frontline, gave sharply conflicti...
2019-06-13, 17:16

Kurdish politician and 10 others killed by 'Turkish-backed militia' in Syria, SDF claims US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces say a prominent politician, her driver, members of Kurdish security forces and several civilians were killed by Tu...
2019-10-13, 17:48

De-escalation of Turkish military operation in northern Syria ‘absolutely essential’ A de-escalation of renewed conflict in northern Syria is “absolutely essential,” the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday. His comm...
2019-10-11, 03:32

Trump Endorses Turkish Military Operation in Syria, Shifting U.S. Policy The operation would sweep away American-backed Kurdish forces near the border in Syria. The White House said U.S. forces “will no longer be in the im...
2019-10-07, 13:32

President Endorses Turkish Military Operation in Syria, Shifting U.S. Policy The operation would sweep away American-backed Kurdish forces near the border in Syria. The White House said U.S. forces “will no longer be in the im...
2019-10-07, 18:32

Canada condemns Turkish military invasion in northeast Syria: Freeland Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the unilateral action by Turkey risks rolling back the progress against militants affiliated...
2019-10-10, 10:00

Syria violence kills dozens of troops and civilians in north BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say government airstrikes and intense shelling on rebel-held areas in northwest Syria have claimed the live...
2019-06-15, 18:16

President Trump Says He’s an ‘Island of One’ on Removing Troops From Northeast Syria (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Saturday that he is an “island of one” for removing U.S. forces from northeastern Syria....
2019-10-13, 17:16

Trump defends pulling troops from northern Syria, says he is an ‘island of one’ Trump remained steadfast and defended a move that drew widespread bipartisan criticism that he has endangered stability in the Middle East and risked...
2019-10-13, 15:48

Withdrawal of US troops in Syria strengthened ISIS resurgence, DOD watchdog says Syrian forces backed by the United States are struggling to contain ISIS following President Donald Trump's partial withdrawal of U.S. troops fr...
2019-08-08, 20:32

Trump says US hasn’t ‘abandoned’ Kurds despite pulling troops out of Syria President Trump on Tuesday defended Washington’s relationship with Turkey and said the US has not “abandoned” its Kurdish allies — a day after ...
2019-10-08, 19:00

US Pulls Out Troops From Northern Syria As Turkey Readies Offensive The United States began withdrawing American troops from Syria's border with Turkey early Monday, in the clearest sign yet that the Trump administrat...
2019-10-07, 15:32

Trump to withdraw 1,000 troops from Northern Syria as fighting heats up WASHINGTON – President Trump has ordered the withdrawal of remaining US forces in northern Syria to get them out of harm’s way of Turkey’s expanding ...
2019-10-13, 20:48

The Latest: US troops leaving Syria to stay in Middle East The Latest: U.S. President Donald Trump says the roughly 1,000 U.S. troops he has ordered to leave Syria will remain in the Middle East to prevent a ...
2019-10-15, 03:48

US Forces In Syria Start Pulling Back From Turkish Border, Alarming Kurds US forces in northern Syria started pulling back Monday from areas along the Turkish border ahead of a feared military invasion by Ankara that Kurdis...
2019-10-07, 15:32

Turkish military enters Syria to begin joint U.S. 'safe zone' patrol Armed Turkish military vehicles crossed into northeast Syria on Sunday to begin planned joint U.S.-Turkey patrols to establish a "safe zone" along th...
2019-09-08, 10:00

Following Turkish offensive in northeast Syria, Russia warns of Islamic State revival Russia, the United Nations and Western nations express concern over the rise of the Islamist militant group in northeast Syria following a Turkish-le...
2019-10-11, 19:32

Turkish military, Syrian rebels to push into Syria 'shortly': Erdogan aide Turkish forces and Syrian rebel allies will cross the Syrian border "shortly", a Turkish official said early on Wednesday, as a surprise withdrawal o...
2019-10-09, 11:32

US to move about 50 ISIS fighters from Syria to Iraq amid Turkish assault, officials say Around 50 Islamic State fighters that the U.S. removed from Syria in recent days amidst a Turkish military assault are headed to Iraq, officials ther...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Trump Invites Turkish Leader to Washington as Turkey Prepares Syria Offensive President Trump said the U.S. wasn’t abandoning Kurdish fighters in northern Syria amid blowback from lawmakers over his decision to withdraw America...
2019-10-09, 01:32

Turkish fighters will 'soon' cross into Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan office says Turkish military forces will cross the Syrian border "shortly" to begin targeting Kurdish fighters in the region, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's of...
2019-10-09, 16:00

Turkish military, Syrian rebels to enter Syria 'shortly': Erdogan aide Turkish forces and Syrian rebel allies will push into Syria "shortly", a Turkish official said on Wednesday, in an operation world powers fear could ...
2019-10-09, 12:32

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish military offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
2019-10-07, 16:00

For Putin, Turkish move into Syria a chance to ramp up Middle East role Turkey's incursion into Syria is an opportunity for Russia to dial up its influence in the region as Washington appears to be pulling back, but the r...
2019-10-10, 21:00

Turkish airstrikes in Syria reportedly target journalist convoy, civilians; at least 9 dead Fresh airstrikes from Turkey reportedly targeted civilians and a group of foreign reporters in the Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn, according to mon...
2019-10-14, 09:16

Attacks on Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib kills soldier: ministry One Turkish soldier was killed and three others were wounded on Thursday when their observation post in Syria's Idlib region was attacked by shelling...
2019-06-27, 23:00

Rocket fired from inside Syria wounds five in Turkish border town: governor Five people were lightly wounded after one of two rockets thought to be fired from within Syria landed on a house in a Turkish border town on Monday ...
2019-07-23, 03:00

U.S. to pull last troops from north Syria; Syrian army to redeploy on border The United States said on Sunday it will withdraw its remaining 1,000 troops from northern Syria in the face of an expanding Turkish offensive while ...
2019-10-14, 06:16

Syria’s Kurds Look to Assad for Protection From Turkey’s Invasion after the U.S. Withdraws Troops (AKCAKALE, Turkey) — Syria’s Kurds said Syrian government forces agreed Sunday to help them fend off Turkey’s invasion — a ma...
2019-10-14, 22:16

'It's got a big military': Trump worried Turkey would kill or capture US troops in Syria Turkey did not receive permission to attack key U.S. partners against the Islamic State in Syria, a senior administration official said while explain...
2019-10-08, 04:32

| 'Very small number' of troops pulled from Syria-Turkey border: US official The United States has pulled back a "very small number" of troops from areas of northern Syria along the Turkish border, a senior State Department of...
2019-10-08, 18:32

Mattis says ISIS 'will resurge' in Syria following Trump's move to withdraw US troops Former Secretary of Defense James Mattis criticized President Trump’s decision to remove American troops from Syria, saying in his first public comme...
2019-10-14, 06:48

Trump Orders All U.S. Troops to Leave Northern Syria, Defense Secretary Says (WASHINGTON) — Amid growing chaos in Syria, President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from the country’s north to av...
2019-10-14, 22:16

Exclusive: U.S. could pull bulk of troops from Syria in matter of days - officials The United States is considering plans to withdraw the bulk of American troops from northern Syria in the coming days, two U.S. officials told Reuter...
2019-10-13, 22:16

Russia says Syrian troops repelled three big militant attacks in Syria's Idlib Syrian government troops on Wednesday morning repelled three big attacks by militants in Syria's Idlib province, the Russian Ministry of Defense said...
2019-05-22, 15:48

Defense secretary says Trump has expanded withdrawal of troops from northern Syria Turkey has begun a military operation in northern Syria against Kurdish groups that were allied with the U.S. in the fight against the Islamic State....
2019-10-14, 02:48

U.S. troops begin to pullout from northeast Syria as Turkey prepares operation U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said American troops began pulling back Monday from positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected...
2019-10-07, 17:00

U.S. to pull last troops from north Syria as Turkey presses offensive against Kurds The United States is poised to withdraw some 1,000 troops from northern Syria, its defense secretary said on Sunday, after learning that Turkey plann...
2019-10-13, 22:16

Trump defends decision to withdraw troops from Syria amid GOP criticism President Trump vigorously defended on Monday his decision to withdraw United States troops from northern Syria ahead of a planned invasion of the re...
2019-10-08, 01:32

Erdogan says U.S. troops started withdrawal from northeast Syria after Trump call Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that U.S. troops had started to withdraw from parts of northeast Syria after his phone call with U.S....
2019-10-07, 12:32

As Turkish forces advance in northeast Syria, Russia warns of Islamic State revival Russia, the United Nations and Western nations have expressed concern over the rise of the Islamic State in northeast Syria following the Turkish-led...
2019-10-12, 05:32

Turkey says no truce in Syria after attack on its troops, urges Russia to restore calm Turkey denied Russian assertions on Thursday that a ceasefire had been put in place in Syria's Idlib province and demanded Russia restore calm, after...
2019-06-13, 14:32

Here are the 5 major players that will feel the impact from Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria Hussein Malla/AP President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that US troops would soon be pulling out of northeastern Syria. The White House said in...
2019-10-08, 07:00

Trump defends decision to abandon Kurdish allies, pull U.S. troops from Syria Trump declared U.S. troops would step aside for an expected Turkish attack on the Kurds, who have fought alongside Americans for years, but he then t...
2019-10-08, 14:00

Turkey launches military offensive in Syria after Trump pulls back US troops American lawmakers vowed to retaliate against Turkey and begged President Trump to reconsider his decision to withdraw U.S. forces from the region. ...
2019-10-10, 03:32

GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger slams Trump's 'shortsighted' decision to withdraw troops from Syria President Trump defended his decision on Syria and said he was trying to get the U.S. out of "endless wars."        ...
2019-10-09, 04:32

U.S. troops weigh options for exits in Syria as Trump threatens sanctions on Turkey The Turks began attacks in Syria against the Kurds, longtime U.S. battlefield allies against IS, after President Donald Trump declared U.S. troops wo...
2019-10-14, 20:16

‘Stupid Endless Wars.’ In Angry Tweets, Trump Defends Pulling U.S. Troops From Syria (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday over sharp bipartisan criticism of his decision to pull back U.S. troops from northe...
2019-10-10, 00:00

President Donald Trump draws backlash for move to withdraw U.S. troops in northern Syria In a highly controversial move, the White House has said it will remove U.S. troops from northern Syria ahead of a Turkey military advance to expel K...
2019-10-08, 05:00

‘My Great and Unmatched Wisdom’: Trump Ignores Warnings on Syria Retreat, Threatens to ‘Destroy’ Turkish Economy In the run-up to his Oct. 6 call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, aides repeatedly warned President Donald Trump about the dangers of aba...
2019-10-08, 11:32

100,000 displaced, death toll rises, hospital closes as Turkish forces push into Kurdish-held Syria Since Turkish forces launched a military offensive into Kurdish-controlled parts of Syria, border towns have been subject to heavy shelling.  &...
2019-10-12, 15:00

Displaced 'ISIS-supporting women' revolt in Syria border camp as Turkish incursion gains momentum It was a chillingly familiar sight for Syrian-Kurds in the north-eastern slice of their conflict-ripped country: civilians stuffing themselves into v...
2019-10-10, 00:00

Syrian army begins to move troops to 'confront' Turkey in northern Syria: state media The Syrian army has begun deploying its troops to northern Syria battlefronts to "confront a Turkish aggression" on Syrian territory, state media sai...
2019-10-13, 22:16

'A big win for Iran and Assad': Lindsey Graham rips Trump decision to pull troops out of northern Syria Sen. Lindsey Graham, a usually staunch ally of President Trump, slammed the president’s sudden decision to withdraw troops from Syria, warning that i...
2019-10-07, 22:32

Two people, including baby, killed in Turkish border town as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria A Turkish civil servant and a nine-month-old Syrian baby have been killed after mortars were fired from Kurdish-held northern Syria into the Turkish ...
2019-10-12, 06:00

Civilian casualties likely as Turkey pounds Kurds with artillery It started at just after 4pm. By the end of the evening, eight hours later, the Turkish military had fired at 181 targets over the border in Syria.&#...
2019-10-10, 12:00

Turkish-American NASA scientist released from Turkish prison ISTANBUL (AP) — Serkan Golge, a Turkish-American scientist imprisoned in Turkey for nearly three years, has been released. Morgan Ortagus, a U.S. Sta...
2019-05-29, 21:32

Iran unveils kit to convert artillery rockets into guided missiles The Iranian military has unveiled what it claims is a conversion kit that converts artillery rockets into surface-to-surface missiles – technology th...
2019-10-07, 21:00

Turkish Cuisine: Here's A List Of Must-Taste Turkish Desserts If you're lucky enough to be travelling to Istanbul, you better pack a healthy appetite and a pair of stretchable pants. Here is a list of must-eats ...
2019-06-18, 12:48

Army prototypes range-doubling new artillery weapon to outgun Russia The Army is building prototypes of a new artillery cannon that can more than double the range of existing weapons and vastly alter the strategic and ...
2019-07-17, 16:00

Trump pardons Zay Jeffries, World War II scientist who helped develop tank-piercing artillery President Trump granted a posthumous pardon to World War II scientist Zay Jeffries who helped the U.S. develop artillery shells capable of piercing G...
2019-10-11, 08:32

Rob Gronkowski was dangerously wrong when he says CTE is 'fixable' | Ian McMahan The former New England Patriots star backtracked after recent comments about brain trauma. But there are plenty of misunderstandings about the condit...
2019-09-26, 19:32

Domingo German to IL as Yankees pitching is now dangerously thin CLEVELAND — The Yankees’ Injury Wheel of Misfortune has taken another spin and landed on Domingo German, whose recent struggles now have a cont...
2019-06-09, 17:48

Airline Pilots Can Get Dangerously Sleepy. Cockpit Naps Could Be the Answer Airline pilots are often exhausted. An extreme example happened in 2008, when a pilot and a co-pilot both fell asleep at the controls, missing their ...
2019-06-04, 22:32

Trump's EPA is 'dangerously off the rails' on toxic chemical regulation, say senators Five Democrats say Trump officials have failed to ensure chemicals used in everyday products and materials are safe for humansSenate Democrats are ch...
2019-06-21, 18:48

These fast-food freaks are dangerously obsessed with greasy eats New Yorkers are known for their sophisticated tastes in food. But to some, there’s nothing better than a Crunchwrap Supreme. “If you go to the Union ...
2019-07-31, 18:32

CHEAP EXTRA: At $180, this Bose Solo 5 soundbar is dangerously discounted Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! One CHEAP today wasn’t enough? Don’t you worry, we’ve got an ...
2019-06-06, 18:48

Hurricane Dorian moves dangerously closer to Georgia coast Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp and Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor hold a news conference in Atlanta Wednesday, in preparation of approa...
2019-09-05, 03:32

Number of kids with dangerously high lead levels falls 10% in NYC The city’s Health Department announced a 90% drop in the number of young kids with dangerously high levels of lead since 2005 and a 10% decline...
2019-10-05, 06:00

Trump is seriously, frightening, dangerously nuts – and the world is in danger | Robert Reich It is almost too late for impeachment. The 25th amendment is untested. The ballot box offers our only remaining hopeIn retrospect, what’s most distur...
2019-09-15, 08:32

Texas migrant detention facilities 'dangerously overcrowded' – US government report Report from government’s own auditors includes images of children and adults penned into roomsNew images of children and adults in “dangerously” over...
2019-07-03, 00:16

Watchdog: El Paso, Texas, migrant processing center 'dangerously' overcrowded The Department of Homeland Security Inspector General found evidence of "dangerous overcrowding" at a Border Patrol processing facility in El Paso, T...
2019-06-01, 00:00

A dangerously hot climate, simmering political tensions: ‘This is not the summer of our youth,’ UN chief warns Global warming and rising political tensions are dangerous and avoidable, Secretary-General António Guterres told reports on Thursday, previewing the...
2019-08-01, 19:16

Doctor-turned-analyst says it was clear opioids were dangerously addictive, reacting to J&J ruling Cowen analyst Dr. Josh Jennings says he can't see how Johnson and Johnson or any health-care company can say opioids weren't dangerously ad...
2019-08-27, 23:16

Men Pick Up Grandpa's Razor for a Close Shave---Too Close ‘Is it normal for your face to look like a war zone?’ People are ditching cutting-edge technology for old-style double-edge blades to reconnect with ...
2019-09-23, 11:00

Australia’s Toughest Question: How Close Is Too Close to China? A furor involving the country’s first Chinese-born member of Parliament highlights the country’s struggle over where to draw the line on links to Bei...
2019-09-19, 10:32

Deadly violence at Israel-Gaza border escalates dangerously: UN chief condemns in strongest terms The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, is following with “deep concern” the latest developments across the Gaza-Israeli border and u...
2019-05-21, 15:16

'Finger lickin' good' meets 'dangerously cheesy' in this KFC Cheetos sandwich The product combines KFC's chicken filet and mayo with special Cheetos sauce and a layer of crunchy Cheetos, all on a toasted bun.   ...
2019-06-20, 19:48

Man struck by car while walking naked down FDR A naked man was left in critical condition Friday morning when he was hit by a car as he strolled along the FDR, cops said. The accident happened jus...
2019-09-27, 16:32

11-year-old succumbs to injuries after struck by SUV TUCSON – The child who was critically injured after she was struck by a vehicle on the west side Sunday night has died, Tucson Police Departmen...
2019-08-30, 07:16

Florida man struck by lightning, seven others injured A man’s heart stopped beating when he was struck by lightning on a Florida beach Sunday — and seven other people were also injured. The l...
2019-07-22, 05:32

Cyclist dies almost 4 months after being struck on I-19, Ajo Way TUCSON – A bicyclist died Wednesday from injuries sustained earlier this year in a hit-and-run incident on Interstate 19 and Ajo Way. Tucson Police D...
2019-07-06, 01:00

Man fatally struck by Midtown subway A man was hit and killed by a subway train in Manhattan on Tuesday, cops said. The victim, whose name was not immediately known but who is believed t...
2019-08-07, 08:32

Fan taken to hospital after struck by Bellinger’s foul LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman at Dodger Stadium has been taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a foul ball from ...
2019-06-24, 02:48

Man fatally struck by J train in Brooklyn A man was struck and killed by a Brooklyn subway train early Saturday, police said. The 37-year-old victim was on the tracks at the Crescent Street s...
2019-10-05, 19:00

55-year-old man fatally struck by BMW in Harlem A man was fatally struck by a BMW early Saturday in Harlem, police said. The 55-year-old was crossing Lenox Avenue near West 112th Street shortly aft...
2019-05-25, 17:48

New Jersey woman fatally struck by train A 35-year-old woman was struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train, according to a report. Saskia Guerrero of Clifton was hit around 11 p.m. Mon...
2019-08-22, 02:48

CCSO deputy struck car on State Route 90 TUCSON – An investigation is underway after a Cochise County Sheriff’s Department deputy was involved in a crash on State Route 90 Monday eveni...
2019-08-28, 00:48

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A pedestrian sustained minor injuries after the individual was struck by a vehicle in Sierra Vista Friday afternoon. Acco...
2019-07-06, 01:48

Couple struck by bricks falling from scaffolding A couple walking on the sidewalk in Midtown Tuesday morning was hit by bricks that fell from scaffolding, officials said. At about 9:10 a.m., two bri...
2019-06-11, 22:32

My hatred of broccoli has apparently struck a chord Dear John: Your broccoli comments could be viewed by some as market manipulation. Supply and demand can be a very personal and fickle thing, just lik...
2019-05-26, 07:32

TPD identifies man struck, killed by vehicle in midtown TUCSON – The man killed in Monday night’s fatal pedestrian-involved collision was identified Tuesday afternoon. According to Tucson Polic...
2019-06-19, 04:00

Cyclist struck by sanitation truck in Brooklyn A cyclist was left in critical condition when he was struck by a private sanitation truck while riding in Brooklyn on Sunday night, cops said. The vi...
2019-09-09, 14:00

Cyclist dies two months after he was struck by UPS truck in NYC A bicyclist who was struck by a UPS truck in Manhattan two months ago has succumbed to his injuries, making him one of 15 riders killed on city stree...
2019-07-06, 02:32

Manhattan man struck by hit-and-run cyclist dies from injuries A 60-year-old man struck by a hit-and-run cyclist in the Flatiron District last week has succumbed to his injuries, cops said Wednesday. Michael Coll...
2019-08-08, 14:00

Braves' Culberson hospitalized after being struck in face Atlanta Braves pinch hitter Charlie Culberson departed Saturday's game against the Washington Nationals after being hit in the right side of his face...
2019-09-15, 06:32

Man City struck by De Bruyne injury blow "Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne has been ruled out of their Champions League Group C home game against Dinamo Zagreb on Tuesday due to a g...
2019-10-01, 19:32

TPD officer struck from behind by vehicle while stopped at red light Tucson Police Dept. says an officer stopped at a red light was hit from behind by another vehicle travelling at high speeds. After colliding with the...
2019-06-09, 21:16

Man in wheelchair dies after struck by vehicle twice in midtown TUCSON – A man who was severely injured Monday after being struck by a car in midtown has died, Tucson Police Department announced Wednesday af...
2019-08-08, 01:32

Cyclist clinging to life after being struck by car in Queens A bicyclist is clinging to life after being struck by a car in Queens early Wednesday morning, cops said. The unidentified cyclist was struck soon af...
2019-07-24, 10:32

California man arrested after boy, 5, struck in the head with bullet California police arrested a man Tuesday who allegedly fired a gun into his neighbor’s home and struck a five-year-old in the head with a bullet whil...
2019-07-17, 20:32

Jaywalking pedestrian fatally struck by car in Brooklyn A jaywalking pedestrian was killed in Brooklyn early Tuesday, police said. The incident happened just after midnight on Flatbush Avenue near 4th Aven...
2019-09-24, 20:32

3 children struck by car on Long Island just before 4 a.m.: cops Three young boys were struck by a car on Long Island early Wednesday, according to authorities. The children — two brothers, ages 9 and 13, and...
2019-07-31, 17:48

Florida woman dies after being struck by lightning A 20-year-old Florida woman has died two weeks after being struck by lightning while working with a roofing crew, authorities said. Romelia Ramirez s...
2019-08-12, 19:00

7 Children Among Eight Killed After Being Struck By Lightning In Bihar Eight people, seven of them children aged 15 years or below, were killed and eight others were injured after lightning struck them in Bihar's Nawada ...
2019-07-20, 03:00

Pedestrian struck, killed by train in Benson BENSON, Ariz. – A person has died after a train struck a pedestrian in Benson Monday morning. According to Union Pacific Railroad officials, th...
2019-06-17, 22:16

Three people struck by gunfire in Queens shooting Three people were struck by gunfire during a shooting in Queens on Sunday night, cops said. The victims — one of which was shot in the back — suffere...
2019-09-23, 05:00

DPS trooper recovering after cruiser struck by car near Payson TUCSON – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper is recovering from injuries sustained in a vehicle collision on State Route 87 near Pay...
2019-07-31, 23:00

Two oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf of Oman Sailors evacuated from two tankers in distress near the strategic Strait of HormuzTwo oil tankers have been hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of O...
2019-06-13, 12:32

Lightning struck Russian plane before it crashed: investigation Lightning struck a Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft knocking out its auto pilot system shortly before it crash landed in Moscow last month killin...
2019-06-14, 18:32

Two British skydivers in freefall were nearly struck by U.S. fighter jets NBC – Two parachutists in the skies over England had a close brush with U.S. fighter jets that roared under them during a jump earlier this yea...
2019-09-13, 08:32

Oil prices jump after Iran says missiles struck its tanker Iranian officials say two rockets struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia. NBC's Ali Arouzi reports...
2019-10-12, 14:00

Woman dies after being struck by lightning in Scottish Highlands Fifty-five-year-old woman was hiking near Glencoe on Saturday evening when walking group was hitA woman has died after being struck by lightning whil...
2019-06-09, 09:48

Pedestrian struck, shutdown parts of Park Avenue TUCSON – Park Avenue has been shut down from Ajo Way to Palmdale Street after a pedestrian was struck near Park Avenue and Ajo Way. According t...
2019-08-30, 23:16

Pedestrian struck shutdown parts of Park Avenue TUCSON – Park Avenue has been shut down from Ajo Way to Palmdale Street after a pedestrian was struck near Park Avenue and Ajo Way. According t...
2019-08-30, 07:16

Brooklyn woman fatally struck by car just blocks away from home A 60-year-old woman was fatally struck by a car as she tried to cross a Brooklyn street Saturday afternoon, police said. Olga Feldman was with her 72...
2019-10-13, 15:48

The Latest: US struck Iranian computers earlier this week WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Iran and cyberattacks (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Officials say U.S. military cyber forces earlier this week launche...
2019-06-23, 07:48

Former FDA chief Gottlieb: 'We struck the wrong balance' on e-cigarettes The FDA struck the wrong balance on its oversight of the e-cigarette industry, former commissioner Scott Gottlieb said Tuesday at CNBC's Healthy...
2019-05-21, 17:01

British Open drama after caddie’s mom is struck by ball Kyle Stanley says he was “caught off guard” after being criticized by a playing partner for not alerting spectators to an errant tee shot...
2019-07-21, 03:00

Man fatally struck by train on Upper West Side A man in a subway tunnel was fatally struck by a 2 train Friday morning on the Upper West Side, police said. The man, who police said appeared to hav...
2019-06-07, 21:00

Two giraffes struck dead by lightning at Florida preserve Tragedy struck when 16-foot-tall Lily and her 12-foot-tall male friend, Jioni, were hit at Lion Country Safari near West Palm Beach on May 3, officia...
2019-06-12, 03:48

Mexico: Tariff deal with US struck 'fair balance' Mexican negotiators hailed the new tariff-averting immigration deal with the United States as a “fair balance” between their priorities and the more ...
2019-06-09, 00:48

Frontline oil tanker struck by torpedo off UAE coast - Tradewinds An oil tanker owned by Norway's Frontline has been struck by a torpedo off the coast of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates, shipping newspaper Trad...
2019-06-13, 10:32

Hawk recovering after tree it was perched on was struck by lightning TUCSON – A hawk is on the road to recovery after a palm tree it was perched on was struck by lightning Monday evening. According to officials, ...
2019-07-31, 23:00

Dog survives 31 days in the Washington state wilderness after being struck by a car (KGW/NBC News) A Vancouver, Washington family’s dog is back home after an amazing ordeal. Niko is 16-year-old Caden Alt’s adventure partner. “H...
2019-09-04, 10:32

Texas Rangers fan struck by foul ball goes to hospital A woman seated in the 25th row at Sunday's Texas Rangers game went to the hospital after a foul ball off the bat of Willie Calhoun struck her. ...
2019-08-06, 02:48

10 Louisiana inmates playing football struck by lightning HOMER, La. — The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections says 10 inmates were injured during a lightning strike while they played flag ...
2019-09-10, 15:32

Tim Tebow is struck out by a position player who had never pitched in minors before Tim Tebow's struggles in Class AAA continued Tuesday night when he struck out looking against a first baseman/outfielder making his pitching deb...
2019-05-29, 09:32

| Mickelson almost misses tee time after hotel 'struck by lightning' Phil Mickelson said he narrowly avoided missing his final-round tee time for the BMW Championship at Medinah after his hotel room was "struck by ligh...
2019-08-18, 23:16

Woman struck by Bellinger's foul liner taken to hospital A woman struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers star Cody Bellinger was transported to a hospital for tests and observat...
2019-06-24, 05:16

Halep star struck at meeting duchesses at Wimbledon Simona Halep joined the list of tennis royalty at Wimbledon, then got a bit star struck at meeting the real thing       ...
2019-07-13, 22:48

Boat bursts into flames after being struck by lightning in Boston Electrifying footage shows a small boat getting hit by a huge bolt of lightning in Massachusetts — immediately bursting into flames. “Hol...
2019-07-08, 14:48

Surveillance video shows dog-walking man being struck by lightning Surveillance video shows the moment a man walking his dogs gets struck by lightning — seconds before a group of good Samaritans saved his life....
2019-10-06, 22:32

Ecuador protests end after deal struck with indigenous leaders President cancels austerity package that sparked weeks of violent street demonstrationsEcuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has struck a deal with indi...
2019-10-14, 15:16

Pedestrian in wheelchair struck by vehicle in central Tucson TUCSON – A pedestrian has died from his injuries he was struck by a vehicle late Monday night. The incident happened at about 10 p.m., on Stone Avenu...
2019-08-07, 06:00

Indy 500 crew member struck, carried off on stretcher An Indy 500 crew member was carried off on a stretcher after being struck by his racer’s car less than halfway through the competition. Chris M...
2019-05-27, 02:32

Swiss banks see growth shifting to EU if no treaty is struck Swiss banks will have to shift more operations to the European Union if Switzerland fails to secure a treaty with the trading bloc, Geneva private ba...
2019-10-08, 20:32

3 teen soccer players fatally struck by out-of-control SUV Three teenage soccer players on their way to a tournament in Miami were struck and killed by an out-of-control vehicle, according to police. The youn...
2019-05-27, 16:32

Suit seeks $25M after boy fatally struck by sheriff’s deputy BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — The family of an 11-year-old boy riding a minibike who was fatally struck by a sheriff’s deputy in southern Michigan...
2019-06-19, 16:16

Fan at Globe Life Park struck by foul ball The female fan at Globe Life Park struck by a Willie Calhoun foul ball Sunday during the Texas Rangers' 9-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers was taken...
2019-08-05, 16:48

Pedestrian struck, killed on west side identified TUCSON – The individual that was struck and killed by a vehicle on the west side Thursday was identified by Tucson Police Department, Friday af...
2019-10-05, 06:32

A hidden drug overdose crisis has struck Scotland - can we fix it? Illegal benzodiazepine drugs that cost as little as 15p per tablet are fuelling an overdose crisis in Scotland. How can we prevent hundreds more deat...
2019-10-02, 16:32

Grieving UK mom wants justice for son fatally struck by US diplomat’s wife The heartbroken mother of a British teen killed in a car crash with the wife of an American diplomat issued an emotional plea Monday for the driver t...
2019-10-07, 21:00

Germany to take in some Sea-Watch migrants after EU deal struck: source Germany has agreed to take in about a dozen of the 41 migrants who arrived in Italy last month on board German charity rescue ship Sea-Watch, an Ital...
2019-07-02, 19:16

High school grads die after being struck by lightning in park Two high school graduates are dead after reportedly being struck by lightning Thursday in a Pennsylvania park. Brendan McGwon, 18, and Kaitlyn Rosens...
2019-06-15, 02:00

Skateboarder dies from injuries after struck by vehicle in midtown TUCSON – The victim of Thursday’s fatal pedestrian collision in central Tucson was identified by Tucson Police Department Friday. Accordi...
2019-06-15, 05:48

Pedestrian struck near Oracle Road, Fort Lowell TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road near Fort Lowell Road was shut down for several hours on Thursday due to a police situation. According to offic...
2019-06-28, 22:48

Police ID pedestrian struck, killed near Oracle, Ft. Lowell TUCSON – Police identified the victim from Thursday’s fatal pedestrian collision. According to Tucson Police Department, Jerry Penalver, 45, was stru...
2019-06-28, 22:48

Pedestrian struck near Oracle Road near Fort Lowell TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road has been shut down near Fort Lowell Road due to a police situation that Thursday afternoon. According to offici...
2019-06-28, 02:32

Pedestrian succumbs to injuries after struck by vehicle in midtown TUCSON – A person has died after the individual was struck by a vehicle in central Tucson Thursday morning. According to Tucson Police Departme...
2019-10-04, 06:00

Man fatally struck while trying to cross Major Deegan expressway A man was killed while when he was hit by two cars while trying to cross the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx, police said Friday. The man, who h...
2019-06-29, 01:32

Southern California struck by even more powerful quake, second in two days A powerful magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook Southern California on Friday, causing some damage to buildings, with 11 times more force than an apparent ...
2019-07-06, 08:32

Huawei was about to become the world's largest phone maker when the US struck A few weeks ago, both IDC and Strategy Analytics chimed in with their global phone market share results. What the research shops clearly demonstrated...
2019-05-29, 21:32

Nogales child dies after possibly being struck by vehicle NOGALES, Ariz. – A 6-year-old boy has died after police received a report that he was possibly struck by a vehicle in Nogales Friday evening. A...
2019-07-02, 12:16

Child struck by foul ball in Houston, taken to hospital A line-drive foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. missed the netting protecting fans down the third base line and struc...
2019-05-30, 08:48

Fan struck by foul ball Monday night released from hospital CHICAGO (AP) — The woman struck by a foul ball during Monday night’s game at Guaranteed Rate Field was treated at a nearby hospital and release...
2019-06-12, 05:32

Roadway clear after pedestrian struck by vehicle near Rodeo Park TUCSON – An individual was transported to the hospital Monday morning after he was allegedly struck by a vehicle near Rodeo Park. According to ...
2019-09-25, 03:32

Salah comforts star-struck Liverpool fan who injured nose "A young Liverpool supporter\u0027s attempt to get a glimpse of his hero Mohamed Salah left him with a bloodied nose but the pain was quickly forgott...
2019-08-12, 00:00

California Struck By 7.1 Earthquake, Home Shifted, Roads Cracked Some building damage was reported after the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said a powerful magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit Southern California on Friday,...
2019-07-06, 10:48

Man fatally struck by dump truck on Cross Bronx Expressway A dump truck driver struck and killed a 21-year-old man in the Bronx Thursday — one of two hit-and-runs in the city Thursday morning. Ronald Nival wa...
2019-08-30, 08:48

Lightning Struck Near the North Pole as the Arctic Continues to Unravel In the scheme of things, a freak lightning storm near the North Pole probably isn’t the biggest concern about the rapidly warming Arctic. But it’s ye...
2019-08-13, 02:32

Cyclist fatally struck by SUV in Queens, 24th killed this year A 65-year-old cyclist was struck and killed by an SUV in Queens on Sunday, police said. The unidentified man was pedaling on Cross Bay Boulevard — wh...
2019-10-14, 05:16

Kansas man fatally struck by lightning steps away from 50K finish line A Kansas man was steps away from the finish line of a 50K race when he was fatally struck by lightning, according to his family and the event’s...
2019-09-30, 23:00

Police officer struck by vehicle during traffic stop in Brooklyn A police officer was hit by a car during a traffic stop involving a stolen vehicle in Brooklyn, authorities said Saturday. Officers from the NYPDR...
2019-05-25, 17:48

Deal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests Under the agreement, the president pledged to withdraw from an I.M.F.-backed program that raised fuel prices, and Indigenous leaders agreed to call o...
2019-10-14, 12:48

12-year-old special needs boy suffers severe leg injury after struck by subway A 12-year-old autistic boy was hit by a subway train in Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon after slipping away from his caretaker, law enforcement source...
2019-07-10, 02:16

Hawk fully recovered after rescue from lightning-struck tree TUCSON — A hawk that was rescued from a tree that was struck by lightning in July, has fully recovered at the Tucson Wildlife Center. Officials...
2019-09-21, 19:00

| Grief-struck families of Sudan's revolution seek justice Amidst mounds of sand capped by handwritten signs naming the dead, Khadom embraces the tomb of her son, one of the more than 200 killed in Sudan's mo...
2019-07-10, 13:00

Doctors in Debt: These Physicians Gladly Struck a Deal With California The state is providing up to $300,000 in debt relief for doctors who agree to accept Medicaid. The grant has lifted “an emotional burden,” one recipi...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Coast Guard has rescued 295 people from Bahamas since Dorian struck The US Coast Guard has rescued 295 people in the Bahamas since Hurricane Dorian started pounding the islands. Seven Jayhawk helicopters and five MH-6...
2019-09-08, 02:16

Man fatally struck by 7 train in subway tunnel between Manhattan, Queens A man was fatally hit by a Manhattan-bound 7 train in the tunnel between Manhattan and Queens, according to the MTA. The incident happened around 8:3...
2019-10-08, 22:00

Trump rule restricting asylum seekers struck down by court A U.S. federal judge on Friday struck down one of President Donald Trump's initiatives to curtail asylum claims, ruling that the government could not...
2019-08-03, 00:48

Child struck by line drive at Cubs-Astros game HOUSTON (AP) — A young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr., shaking up...
2019-05-30, 04:16

Wealth manager struck by golf cart at posh club to get $3.65M A wealth manager who was struck by a golf cart during a round with colleagues at a posh New Jersey country club will be back in the green — with $3.6...
2019-08-02, 22:48

Australian navy pilots struck by lasers in South China Sea BEIJING (AP) — A witness says Australian navy helicopter pilots were hit by lasers while exercising in the South China Sea, forcing them to land as a...
2019-05-28, 15:48

California sheriff: Raptors exec pushed, struck deputy OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say they are investigating whether Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri pushed and hit a sheriff’s deputy i...
2019-06-14, 19:32

49-year-old man fatally struck by train in Harlem subway station A man was fatally struck by a train at a Harlem subway station Friday morning, an FDNY spokesperson said. The 49-year-old was approximately 20 feet i...
2019-08-02, 18:48

Child struck by line drive; Cubs' Almora in tears A young fan at Wednesday night's game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr. and taken to the hosp...
2019-05-30, 14:16

Boxing legend Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker fatally struck by car Boxing legend Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died after being hit by a car in Virginia, according to police. The Hall of Famer, who won wor...
2019-07-15, 17:48

Lighting struck a man and indirectly injured 7 other people over the weekend. Here's what happens to your body when it gets fried. Pablo Porcuincula/AFP/Getty Images) On Sunday, lightning hit a man in Clearwater Beach, Florida. He went into cardiac arrest and was transported to ...
2019-07-23, 08:48

Investigators say underage driver struck and killed man walking his dog in Houston, Texas (KPRC)  A 13-year-old driver was behind the wheel when a man and his dog were struck by a vehicle at an apartment complex in west Houston, Texas Thur...
2019-08-17, 14:32

Queens granny struck by stray bullet discharged with slug still in neck A grandmother who was struck by a stray bullet in Queens left the hospital on Saturday, worried sick about the slug still lodged in the back of her n...
2019-07-14, 01:00

Fan struck in head by foul ball at Dodger Stadium, rushed to hospital A woman was hospitalized Sunday after she was struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger at Dodge...
2019-06-24, 07:48

Florida officer injured after being struck by teen driving stolen car, police say A Florida police sergeant was treated for his injuries Monday night after a 15-year-old, who was driving a stolen car, crashed into his patrol car, p...
2019-07-17, 10:16

Police release footage of gunman who struck an 11-year-old in East Harlem Police released surveillance footage from the moment a gunman opened fire on a crowded East Harlem street on Sunday, striking an 11-year-old boy in t...
2019-07-22, 08:48

"Happy To Assist": PM To Japan, Struck By Typhoon; Navy Sends 2 Warships India has sent two warships to the waters of Japan to help the Asian nation battered by typhoon Hagibis in relief operations, the Indian Navy said on...
2019-10-13, 17:16

PM Modi Struck Chord With Voters With Nationalism Talk: Sumitra Mahajan Elated over the BJP's spectacular victory in the general elections, outgoing Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan Thursday said it was for the first tim...
2019-05-23, 21:48

Video shows chilling moment 10-year-old is fatally struck in Brooklyn Chilling video obtained by The Post shows the exact moment a 10-year-old boy was fatally mowed down Tuesday by an out-of-control SUV in Brooklyn. The...
2019-09-11, 18:32

NYPD inspector on motorcycle fatally struck by dump truck in the Bronx An off-duty NYPD inspector was killed when he was struck by a dump truck while riding his motorcycle in the Bronx early Monday morning, according to ...
2019-09-16, 21:32

2 elderly women struck by stray bullets in separate overnight incidents Two elderly women were hit by stray bullets in separate incidents in Queens and Manhattan, police said Saturday. A 76-year-old woman was sitting in h...
2019-07-13, 16:16

Schwarzenegger struck by flying kick at South Africa sports event A man struck Arnold Schwarzenegger with a flying kick at a sports event in South Africa on Saturday, though the actor and former California governor ...
2019-05-21, 17:16

Norwegian runner struck, killed by lightning during ultramarathon in Italy, officials say A Norwegian woman was struck and killed by lightning during an ultramarathon in Italy over the weekend as severe storms blasted the region, according...
2019-08-01, 04:16

Deal struck for Mueller to appear, give extended testimony before Congress on July 24 Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller will give extended testimony as part of a deal for him to appear before congressional lawmakers later this mont...
2019-07-13, 04:32

Greece tourist hotspot struck by severe storm, killing 6 and injuring over 100 Two children were among the six people killed when a severe storm slammed a tourist hotspot in Greece on Wednesday night, leaving more than 140 injur...
2019-07-11, 22:48

Bronx jury awards $25 million to teen struck by school safety van A Bronx jury has awarded $25 million to a boy who was just 13 when he was struck by a school safety van in Brooklyn and suffered burns to his private...
2019-07-02, 00:32

UK heatwave 2019: Britain struck by thunderstorms and lightning on one of its hottest ever nights Britain's skies were last night illuminated with arcs of lightning as powerful electrical storms struck on what was expected to be one of its hottest...
2019-07-24, 10:16

Driver who fatally struck 1-year-old lived in same Bronx building as victim The man accused of running over a 1-year-old Bronx girl is a self-described rapper who shacked up in the same apartment building as the child he kill...
2019-09-19, 09:00

Two Ohio teens charged in death of woman struck by falling 74-pound log Two 16-year-old boys were reportedly arrested Thursday on charges of reckless homicide in the death last month of a woman who was struck by a falling...
2019-10-12, 03:32

UPDATE 1-Two tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf of Oman - sources Two tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crew have been evacuated, shipping sources said on Thursday, a month after a si...
2019-06-13, 10:32

USC freshman dies after being struck by 2 vehicles on freeway 2 days before classes start A California college freshman died two days before the start of classes after authorities said he was struck by two vehicles on a freeway near downto...
2019-08-27, 08:16

Blow Struck: Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi’s ‘Hearbeat’ Abortion Law Down goes Frazier — at least for now when it comes to Mississippi’s new so-called heartbeat law, which bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is dete...
2019-05-25, 11:00

$2 Trillion Worth of Deals Were Struck in the First Half of 2019, but Caution Crept In Businesses had plenty of reasons to worry in the first half — from slowing economic growth to geopolitical tensions — but they looked beyond those fa...
2019-07-01, 21:48

Two oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf of Oman: shipping firms Two oil tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews have been evacuated, shipping firms and industry sources said on Thur...
2019-06-13, 12:00

Crowds Turn Out to Cheer Mexico's President---And the Deal He Struck With Trump Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador made a passionate plea for unity and vowed to comply with the terms of the agreement assumed by his gov...
2019-06-09, 17:48

Homes struck by bullets during late-night party on west side, TPD says TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating shots fired after some nearby residences were struck by bullets during a party at a home nea...
2019-05-25, 03:48

Atlanta couple struck by mystery illness on Dominican Republic trip An Atlanta couple says they were struck by a “very intense” mystery illness while vacationing at the embattled Dominican Republic resort ...
2019-06-13, 16:48

Yemen's Houthis say they struck power station in Saudi's Jizan province: Al Masirah TV Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis said on Wednesday that they struck a power station in Saudi Arabia's Al-Shuqaiq city, in Jizan province, with a cruise m...
2019-06-19, 22:48

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting...
2019-08-16, 13:32

An Oregon pastor and stripper have struck up an unlikely friendship to help children of undocumented immigrants in Mississippi (KGW)   An Oregon pastor and an exotic dancer have struck up an unlikely friendship to help children of undocumented immigrants in Mississippi. ̶...
2019-08-22, 21:48

Jeffrey Epstein struck a secret deal in 2008. Here’s what it means for the current case The financier is accused of paying underage girls hundreds of dollars in cash for massages and then molesting them at various locations, including ho...
2019-07-11, 22:48

Mother, grandmother charged with neglect after unsupervised child struck sibling with knife Five kids were left home alone for about 30 minutes. Their mother and grandmother were charged with neglect after one child hit another with a knife....
2019-09-24, 01:32

Illinois girl struck by stray bullet dies on her 12th birthday: reports An Illinois girl who was struck in the head by a stray bullet on Monday night while she was inside her home died on her 12th birthday, according to l...
2019-09-26, 01:00

'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Sean Spicer struck with disco 'Fever,' but who got burned? Movie Night brought an elimination even before "Dancing With the Stars" started Monday night. Who went packing as Sean Spicer channeled John Travolta...
2019-10-01, 21:32

Woman fatally struck after drunk driver jumps Bronx curb: cops A woman was fatally hit by a drunk, speeding driver who drove his car onto the sidewalk in the Bronx over the weekend, cops said Wednesday. Francisco...
2019-08-14, 17:00

Army veteran pushes wife out of way before he was struck, killed in hit-and-run crash, California police say An Army veteran was killed in a hit-and-run crash in northern California on Tuesday morning after pushing his wife out of the way of the oncoming veh...
2019-10-02, 20:32

Steve Smith: I thought of Phillip Hughes after Jofra Archer bouncer struck me Steve Smith returns to action on Thursday and has revealed that his first thought when struck by Jofra Archer at Lord's was the death of his friend a...
2019-08-28, 14:48

Donations pour in for captain of migrant rescue ship that struck police boat Carola Rackete remained under house arrest a day after her ship, the Sea-Watch 3, rammed the Italian border police motorboat that was blocking the en...
2019-06-30, 23:32

A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they wer A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they were gerrymandered and unconstitutional under the st...
2019-09-04, 12:00

Trucker fatally struck highway worker while watching porn on his phone: cops A Minnesota truck driver allegedly sped through a construction zone and fatally struck a highway worker — with authorities claiming that he was distr...
2019-07-17, 12:32

Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien told officer he struck his wife after incident in car: report Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien acknowledged to a Washington state officer late last month that he had struck his wife during a domestic dispute, a...
2019-07-12, 19:48

UN gears up emergency food aid for hurricane-struck region of Bahamas, as death toll rises With initial assessments indicating that some 76,000 people in the parts of the Bahamas worst-affected by Hurricane Dorian need urgent support, the W...
2019-09-06, 03:32

Officials in Pakistan say an avalanche has struck 4 Italian climbers, 3 Pakistanis in the country’s mountainous north ISLAMABAD (AP) — Officials in Pakistan say an avalanche has struck 4 Italian climbers, 3 Pakistanis in the country’s mountainous north. The pos...
2019-06-17, 16:00

Minnesota truck driver fatally struck highway worker while watching porn, police say A Minnesota truck driver allegedly sped through a construction zone and fatally struck a highway worker — with authorities claiming that he was distr...
2019-07-17, 20:32

Texas man struck by lightning had shoes, socks 'blown off his feet;' rescued by good Samaritans A man in Texas walking his dogs who was struck by lightning Thursday sustained "very serious injuries," but is going to survive, thanks to the effort...
2019-10-06, 18:32

Cruise ship rescues and mishaps: 6 times emergency struck on Royal Caribbean, Carnival, more Here's what happens when emergency strikes on the high seas, from norovirus on a Royal Caribbean cruise to Coast Guard airlifts from Carnival Pr...
2019-06-24, 00:48

Arctic lightning: A bolt struck sea ice just 110 miles from the North Pole in June, making history New details on a rare burst of lightning near the North Pole reveals the northernmost lightning strike detected occurred in June and was far closer t...
2019-08-29, 00:16

How Turkish TV is taking over the world Shows such as Magnificent Century have come to rival US TV for international popularity, sweeping through the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. Wh...
2019-09-13, 18:00

Raptors president Masai Ujiri ‘pushed, struck deputy in face’ during title celebration: police Hold the celebrations. The Alameda County Sheriff’s office is pursuing a misdemeanor charge against Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri for simple ba...
2019-06-14, 22:32

Elderly woman seriously hurt after being struck in crash involving William and Kate's police convoy An elderly woman has been left in a serious condition in hospital after a crash involving a police motorbike in the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's c...
2019-06-19, 03:48

Private plane carrying Sacramento Kings officials struck by lightning on trip back from India A private plane carrying members of the Sacramento Kings’ organization was struck by lightning Sunday as the personnel was traveling back to the U.S....
2019-10-08, 00:32

In Mozambique, it’s ‘a matter of the heart’ says Guterres, lauding the cyclone-struck nation’s ‘undeniable moral authority’ Arriving in Mozambique to express solidarity and see for himself the damage wrought by two back-to-back cyclones earlier this year, UN chief António ...
2019-07-12, 00:16

Secret to his success? Pelicans' David Griffin struck quickly with Anthony Davis trade Two months into job as executive VP for the Pelicans, David Griffin's Anthony Davis trade has set up the team for the present and the future. &...
2019-06-16, 22:48

Turkish government destroys more than 300,000 books Regime says it is cracking down on anything linked to Fethullah Gülen, the Muslim cleric it blames for 2016’s attempted coupMore than 300,000 books h...
2019-08-06, 19:32

Fourteen killed after Turkish strike in Ras al Ain The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said a Turkish air strike on a convoy in the Syrian town of Ras al Ain killed 14 people including five civili...
2019-10-13, 22:16

Opinion: Turkish democracy is still alive The Turkish opposition’s victory over the ruling party in Istanbul’s rerun election is an important victory for democracy. It also sets the stage for...
2019-06-24, 05:16

Turkish court acquits RSF representative, two others An Istanbul court on Wednesday acquitted the Turkey representative for Reporters Without Borders (RSF) as well as two other campaigners for press fre...
2019-07-17, 14:16

US says could sanction Turkish defence firms beyond F-35 suppliers Washington is looking at imposing financial sanctions on Turkish firms beyond those that build parts for the Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet, over A...
2019-06-17, 18:48

Turkish workers kidnapped at gunpoint in Nigeria bar Four Turkish construction workers were seized by gunmen in a bar as they relaxed over drinks in a remote village in Nigeria's middle belt, authoritie...
2019-07-23, 17:16

Turkish court prohibits 136 websites: monitor A Turkish court has banned 136 websites and social media accounts mainly belonging to organizations and people critical of President Tayyip Erdogan's...
2019-08-06, 23:32

A Turkish woman owns over 3,000 coffee cups Coffee is an important part of Turkish culture. Mesude Isikli of Osmaniye, Turkey, has collected over 3,000 coffee cups, and that's not even the worl...
2019-08-10, 05:00

Turkish strikes kill 2 PKK militants, 'neutralize' 3 others Turkish officials said Thursday an airstrike has killed two leaders of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, which is considered by most Western governments ...
2019-08-08, 22:00

Turkish democracy 'backsliding,' EU says in membership report An EU Commission report has said membership talks with Turkey are at a "standstill," citing eroding civil liberties and rule of law under President E...
2019-05-29, 19:16

1st Turkish Cypriot MEP envisions himself as division healer Niyazi Kizilyurek says nothing like it has happened in ethnically divided Cyprus in 140 years: He is the first Turkish Cypriot elected to the Europea...
2019-05-31, 18:49

Turkish government clamps down on liberal imams Liberal imams in Turkey can find themselves arbitrarily fired if they don't toe the line set by the state religious affairs office. The vague charges...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Poland to get more US troops, buy F-35s President Donald Trump and Polish President Andrzej Duda inked a new defense agreement at the White House on Wednesday that will station an additiona...
2019-06-13, 06:32

Turkish Prosecutors Charge Economists, Bloomberg Journalists Turkish prosecutors have launched a criminal probe against 38 individuals, including economists and two Bloomberg reporters, for allegedly disseminat...
2019-06-14, 06:48

Turkish sailors kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria's coast Ten Turkish sailors were abducted from their ship by armed men off the coast of Nigeria on Monday, the co-partner of the shipping company, Ahmet Paks...
2019-07-17, 02:32

The Latest: Turkish officials say mortar kills 9-month-old Turkish officials say a 9-month-old baby and a Turkish civil servant have been killed after mortars were fired from Kurdish-held northern Syria into ...
2019-10-10, 16:32

Jamal Khashoggi's Killers Will "Pay The Price", Says Turkish President Shortly upon the release of a UN report regarding Jamal Khashoggi's killing, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday said that late journ...
2019-06-20, 06:16

'You'll suffocate me': Turkish newspaper reveals Khashoggi's last words Sabah paper says recording was obtained by Turkey’s intelligence agencyIn his final words, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi urged his killers not to ...
2019-09-10, 21:32

Lawyers say detainees tortured in Turkish police custody ISTANBUL (AP) — A lawyers’ group says five former Turkish foreign ministry employees were tortured while in police custody. The Ankara Bar Asso...
2019-05-29, 11:48

Turkish defense firms set to lose billions after F-35 removal Turkish defense companies helping to build F-35 stealth fighter jets are set to lose work worth billions of dollars after Washington said it was remo...
2019-07-19, 00:32

An ancient Turkish town could disappear underwater in weeks A historic Turkish town with thousands of residents is just weeks from destruction, after officials defied a decades-long campaign of opposition and ...
2019-08-28, 02:48

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected IS members Iraq has handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members to Turkey in the presence of government officials from both countries an...
2019-05-29, 12:48

2 Turkish soldiers killed in operation against Kurds in Iraq ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Ministry says two Turkish soldiers have been killed in northern Iraq in a new operation against Kurdish milita...
2019-05-29, 19:48

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan – At least one Turkish diplomat was killed in a shooting that took place on Wednesday in the Iraqi Kurdish capital, Kurdish se...
2019-07-17, 20:16

Turkish journalists acquitted of terrorist propaganda charges Erol Onderoglu, the national representative for Reporters Without Borders, was one of three facing 14 years in jail. 140 journalists are currently in...
2019-07-17, 23:01

At least 8 migrants dead after boat flips off Turkish coast At least eight people died when a boat carrying migrants capsized off Turkey's southwestern Aegean coast Monday, authorities said, adding that nearly...
2019-06-17, 15:00

Syrian Kurdish YPG to withdraw from strip along Turkish border The Kurdish YPG militia will pull forces and heavy weapons from a strip along Syria's border with Turkey under U.S.-Turkish deals, an official in the...
2019-08-28, 02:16

Freed from Turkish jail, former NASA scientist wants to go back to the U.S. Turkish-American former NASA scientist Serkan Golge, newly released from jail in Turkey, said on Thursday he would like to go back to the United Stat...
2019-05-30, 20:32

Turkish post in Idlib hit ‘deliberately’ by Syrian attack ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey said Syrian government forces “deliberately” attacked on Sunday a Turkish military observation post in northwester...
2019-06-16, 22:32

Turkish bee ordered to be destroyed evades authorities in Britain A Turkish bee that stowed away to Britain with a vacationing family was handed a death sentence by the government, but escaped before it could be car...
2019-08-02, 05:32

Mortar shells hit Turkish border town, no casualties: NTV Two mortar shells hit the Turkish border town of Ceylanpinar, but there were no casualties, broadcaster NTV said on Wednesday shortly after Turkey an...
2019-10-09, 19:00

Turkish court acquits 3 journalists of supporting terrorism A Turkish court acquitted three journalists Wednesday on charges of producing propaganda for a terrorist organization in connection with a 2016 incid...
2019-07-18, 03:00

Hasankeyf No More: Turkish Government Submerges 12,000-Year-Old Town The destruction of the 12,000-year-old town of Hasankeyf by the Turkish government has drawn anger and disappointment to many people all over the wor...
2019-05-28, 23:48

Man shot dead outside Turkish restaurant in Bedford-Stuyvesant A man was shot dead outside a Turkish restaurant in Bedford-Stuyvesant, police say. The 23-year-old victim, Davon Williams, was outside Bunny Bed Stu...
2019-10-05, 06:00

Passengers subdue chaotic man on board Turkish Airlines jet ISTANBUL (AP) — An Associated Press photographer says passengers on board a Turkish Airlines flight to Sudan had to subdue a man who started screamin...
2019-06-15, 15:00

Diyanet: The Turkish religious authority that makes millions Turkey's highest religious authority brings in huge profits, say analysts. But as a historic brewery in Istanbul faces demolition for a dormitory, cr...
2019-09-21, 02:32

Turkish court sentences hundreds of coup 'ringleaders' The trial of 224 suspects, which include many former military generals, started almost a year after the July 2016 botched coup against President Erdo...
2019-06-20, 12:32

Pentagon says U.S. is not abandoning Kurds facing Turkish attack “We have not abandoned the Kurds. Let me be clear about that,” Defense Secretary Mark Esper told reporters. "Nobody green-lighted this operation by T...
2019-10-12, 14:00

Turkey stopped purchasing Iranian oil as of May: Turkish official Turkey stopped purchasing Iranian oil as of May as U.S. waivers granted last November to eight buyers expired, and will continue to abide by Washingt...
2019-05-23, 07:00

Turkey's Erdogan and Trump may meet soon: Turkish official Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump may soon have a face-to-face meeting, either in Turkey or on the sidelines of the G2...
2019-05-23, 07:00

Turkish forces capture key Syrian border town Turkish troops entered central Ras al-Ayn according to Turkey’s Defense Ministry, marking the most significant gain since the invasion began Wednesda...
2019-10-12, 14:00

Turkish court rules to keep U.S. consulate employee in custody A Turkish court ruled on Friday to keep an employee of the U.S. consulate in custody as his trial on espionage charges continues, in a case that has ...
2019-06-28, 13:48

Turkish Cypriots investigating blast in breakaway north NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Turkish Cypriot authorities are investigating the cause of an explosion outside a village in the breakaway north of ethnically...
2019-07-01, 10:32

EU cannot accept Turkish 'blackmail': Italian prime minister The European Union must not bow to threats from Turkey to push millions of Syrian refugees into EU countries, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte s...
2019-10-11, 15:00

Need More Traffic Rights For India Demand: Turkish Airlines To cater to the ever-growing transfer passenger traffic demand from India, Istanbul-based Turkish Airlines plans to exponentially expand services and...
2019-10-09, 22:32

Volkswagen Discussing Turkish Car Tax As It Seeks Deal On Plant The company said last month that no decision had yet been reached on the location of a new multi-brand plant, but the sources familiar with the talks...
2019-08-30, 09:48

Kurdish-led SDF says Turkish invasion has revived IS, urges no-fly zone The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said a Turkish attack in northern Syria had revived Islamic State and called on allied states that hel...
2019-10-12, 18:32

Libyan fighters threaten to target Turkish interests CAIRO (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army says Turkish vessels and interests are “legitimate targets” after accusing Turkey of he...
2019-06-29, 09:32

Syrian Kurds to remove fortifications from Turkish border A spokesman for the Kurdish-led U.S.-backed force in Syria says they have carried out a patrol near a border town with Turkey to select fortification...
2019-09-03, 18:00

Former Turkish PM Davutoglu slams Erdogan's AKP after Istanbul defeat A former Turkish prime minister and close ally of President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday harshly criticized the ruling AK Party after a stinging electo...
2019-06-30, 17:32

Turkish president threatens to send 3.6m refugees to Europe Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warns he will ‘open the gates’ if Syria assault is called an ‘occupation’The Turkish president has threatened to “open the gates...
2019-10-11, 02:00

Haftar militia shoots down Turkish drone over Libya A Turkish drone has been destroyed by forces loyal to Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar near Libya's only functioning civilian airport, Haftar's LNA mili...
2019-07-01, 01:32

House to condemn Trump for enabling Turkish invasion A bipartisan group of House lawmakers has drafted a resolution to condemn the White House decision to pull troops out of northern Syria this week, wh...
2019-10-13, 03:16

U.S. unlikely to impose sanctions on Turkey over Russian buy: Turkish official U.S. President Donald Trump has become more understanding about why Turkey has purchased a Russian missile defense system and he is not expected to i...
2019-09-19, 04:00

The Latest: EU foreign ministers condemn Turkish invasion The Latest: European Union leaders are looking to deepen an arms embargo against NATO ally Turkey to protest its offensive against Kurdish forces in ...
2019-10-14, 09:48

Netflix applies for license under new Turkish broadcasting rules U.S. online streaming service Netflix has applied for a license to continue operating in Turkey under new online broadcasting rules, the head of the...
2019-09-03, 15:00

U.S. military says not abandoning Kurds, condemns Turkish offensive The Pentagon strongly denied on Friday accusations that it had abandoned its Syrian Kurdish allies to a Turkish military onslaught, which it said wa...
2019-10-11, 22:32

Six Turkish citizens detained in Libya now released: ministry Six Turkish citizens detained in Libya by forces loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar have been released, the Turkish foreign ministry spokesman said on...
2019-07-01, 13:16

The Latest: Arab FMs in urgent talks on Turkish offensive The Latest: Arab foreign ministers are meeting to discuss Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria, as the Arab League holds an emergency session at its h...
2019-10-12, 12:00

How Lindsey Graham Got Fooled by a Phony Turkish Official On a pair of calls this summer, two notorious Russian pranksters fooled the South Carolina senator into thinking he was working toward a deal with th...
2019-10-11, 05:00

Gündogan and Can 'like' controversial Turkish football Instagram post Ilkay Gündogan and Emre Can have embroiled themselves in a row over a controversial military salute celebration. The German internationals liked an I...
2019-10-14, 18:48

Turkey's Erdogan to visit Russia on Aug. 27: Turkish presidency Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will make a one-day official visit to Russia on August 27, the Turkish presidency said on Friday, hours after he hel...
2019-08-23, 19:48

AP Was There: US troops in high spirits on eve of D-Day This story was first published on June 5, 1944, hours before AP journalist Don Whitehead, who became known by his colleagues as "Beachhead Don" lande...
2019-06-02, 12:32

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
2019-08-30, 07:48

Three orphans found in Isis camp under Turkish attack may be British Siblings found by BBC team believed to have travelled to Syria with parents five years agoThree orphans who are thought to be British have been found...
2019-10-13, 20:48

Turkish forces escalate military barrage on Syrian Kurds Turkey stepped up its air and artillery strikes on Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Friday, escalating an offensive that has drawn warnings of h...
2019-10-11, 18:00

Turkish ISP Blocks Social Media Sites Near Syrian Border Partially government-owned Türk Telekom restricted access to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and WhatsApp for about 48 hours as Turkey attacked the Kur...
2019-10-12, 06:00

Syrian army moves to confront Turkish forces as U.S. withdraws The deal between Syria’s Kurds and its government is a major shift in alliances that came after President Donald Trump ordered all U.S. troops withdr...
2019-10-14, 19:16

UPDATE 1-Turkish lira gains nearly 1% after Erdogan-Trump meeting The Turkish lira firmed nearly 1% against the dollar on Monday after President Tayyip Erdogan said he had heard from U.S. President Donald Trump ther...
2019-07-01, 07:16

Bloomberg reporters face jail for reports on Turkish crisis ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S.-based Bloomberg news agency says Turkish prosecutors are seeking up to five-year jail terms for two of its Istanbul-based ...
2019-06-14, 11:48

Alleged UAE spy kills himself in Istanbul prison, Turkish state media says A man arrested on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has allegedly died by suicide while imprisoned in Turkey, the country's state pros...
2019-05-22, 04:00

Turkish Air Strikes Hit Kurdish Militant Targets In Northern Iraq Turkish air strikes hit Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq, Ankara's defence ministry said Tuesday. The ministry said on Twitter that "nine te...
2019-10-08, 15:32

Russian lawmaker says risk of open Turkish-Syrian conflict is low: RIA A senior Russian lawmaker said on Monday that Turkey did not plan to seize Syrian territory by force and that there was therefore not a serious risk ...
2019-10-14, 14:48

Turkish police disperse banned LGBT march with tear gas Activists gathered in Istanbul to promote rights for gay and transgender people Sunday before police dispersed the crowd at a pride event that Turkis...
2019-06-30, 20:32

Second Turkish drillship arrives off coast of Cyprus: shipping data A second Turkish drillship, which is expected to begin drilling for oil and natural gas near Cyprus this week, arrived off the Mediterranean island's...
2019-07-08, 10:48

Istanbul votes in mayoral re-run, in test for Turkish democracy, Erdogan Millions of Istanbul residents voted on Sunday in a re-run of a mayoral election that has become a referendum on President Tayyip Erdogan's policies ...
2019-06-23, 15:00