More than 140 dead in Ebola outbreak
President Barack Obama is opening a four-country visit to the Asia-Pacific region in Japan, but the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine is looming.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Spring Hope Enterprise
Contractors place steel reinforcement for the concrete support structure of a new bridge over Turkey Creek on Stoney Hill Church Road near Middlesx.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
US rules against Mexico, Turkey in steel dispute
President Barack Obama's administration on Monday sided with American steel producers in a politically charged international trade dispute, ruling that imported steel reinforcing bar from Mexico and Turkey unfairly undercuts U.S. prices.
High court will hear case of mistaken traffic stop
The Supreme Court will decide whether police have probable cause to make a traffic stop if it turns out the officer was mistaken in thinking the driver violated the law.
The Cary News
Daybook: April 23-April 26
The Waverly Artists Group will show new artwork like David Stickel's "Summer Splendor" from 6-9 p.m. during Final Friday, April 25, at 302 Colonades Way, suite A, Cary.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Turkey to Take Press Crackdown to New Level?
When diplomats once called Turkey a model, they meant as a majority Muslim state that embraced democracy.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Outdoor living: What's new in patio furnishings?
Neutral gray gets some sizzle from accessories such as pillows, a bold striped rug and an end table.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Cary News
Daybook: April 20-April 26
Make a fairy garden in a free class at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at The Garden Hut, 1004 Old Honeycutt Road, Fuquay-Varina.
NAR Gourmet Wins Gold Award at the 2014 New York International Olive Oil Competition
The NYIOOC is known as one of the most important olive oil award gatherings in the world and over the course of four days, an esteemed international panel of expert tasters evaluated a collection of 651 oils from 25 countries among 24 categories.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Sampson Independent
Group takes anti-alcohol sales message to boardApril 9th | 0
Chris Berendt/Sampson IndependentTurkey Councilman Tony Moore, co-chairman of Sampson Citizens for the Prevention of Countywide Alcohol Sales, demonstrates to the Board of Commissioners earlier this week how little revenue he believes will be realized with countywide alcohol sales.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
New Seymour Hersh Expose: Turkey responsible for Ghouta Sarin attack
I've been saying ever since it happened that it made no sense for Assad to use chemical weapons: he was winning, and all the attack did was risk more foreign aid for the rebels at best and direct intervention at worst.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Will Turkey force NATO's hand in Syria?
Rebels, with help from Turkish tanks and anti-aircraft fire, are prevailing in a sustained attack in northwestern Syria that began a week ago, Syrians in the area are reporting.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Religion News Service
Uniting Iran and America in life and death: a tribute to Professor Richard N. Frye
Many have tried to unity humanity with their life. Rare is the person who consciously seeks to bring unity through his death.
The Charlotte Observer
Syrian-Armenian town's fate murky after rebel grab
BADROUSIEH, Syria When hundreds of residents of the postcard-pretty coastal Syrian village of Kassab fled this week, it bore historic weight: it was the third time since 1900 that ethnic Armenians there felt they had no choice but to run for their lives.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Traveling into the past...NCMA Archaeology Lab
There's nothing more exciting for those interested in archaeology than the real-life opportunity to hold a thousand-year-old artifact created and used by ancient peoples.
The Sampson Independent
Towns split on alcohol sales, as community rallies against May 6 measure
Chris Berendt/Sampson IndependentMark Creech, director of the N.C. Christian Action League, implores some 70 people in attendance at a rally at Clinton Community Church Tuesday night to defeat a May 6 referendum proposing countywide alcohol sales.
Wall Street Journal
After Twitter Ban, Turkey's Netizens Find YouTube Blockage a Breeze
Internet users, already armed with a host of applications they downloaded and used after last week's Twitter blockage, rushed to video-sharing web sites to watch alleged, leaked security meeting recordings.
The Washington Post
The alleged leak behind Turkeya s YouTube ban
People walk past a poster for Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's election campaign in Istanbul on March 27. Just under a week after a controversial ban on Twitter went into force, the Turkish government has reportedly begun blocking YouTube .
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Turkish Court Overturns Twitter Ban
A Turkish court on Wednesday ordered the government to lift its ban on Twitter according to an independent Turkish television news station, which also reported that full access to the social media network will be restored by the end of the day.