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Turkey Lifts Two-Month Block on YouTube

A Turkish court declared the ban unconstitutional, in another blow to Prime Minister Erdogan's Internet-censorship efforts

Prosecutor: 3 Charged in Turkey Mine Disaster

ISTANBUL — Three people were arrested on charges of negligence in the Turkish mining disaster that killed 301 people, a prosecutor said Sunday. The suspects were...

151 Dead, Many Trapped in Turkish Coal Mine

At least 151 workers were killed when a coal mine in western Turkey caught fire on Tuesday. Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said 787 people were inside at the time...

Erdogan Visits Iran As Trouble Mounts at Home

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan escaped from a sweeping graft probe at home to visit Iran in hopes of easing tensions over the region's handling of...

2 Turkish Cabinet Ministers Resign

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Two Cabinet ministers whose sons have been arrested in Turkey's corruption and bribery scandal have resigned. Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan...