| May 15, 2014
| 3:55 PM
As public fury mounted Thursday along with the casualty toll in what officials were describing as Turkey's deadliest mine accident, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan found himself on the defensive after a seemingly tone-deaf response to the disaster....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:00 AM
BEIRUT — A rebel assault on the northern Syrian town of Kasab near the Turkish border has sparked a furor among Armenians worldwide and revived dark memories of the Ottoman-era genocide.
It's unclear how many civilian casualties occurred in the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:35 AM
The Turkish government late Thursday ordered Internet service providers to restore access to Twitter, lifting a two-week ban on the microblogging site a day after the nation's highest court ruled it illegal and an infringement on free speech.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Public officials in Glendale are praising a vote by the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday that passed a resolution to observe and commemorate the Armenian Genocide.
Authored by committee chair Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Sen. Mark...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:26 PM
During a somber, yet celebratory event, Glendale students performed songs and dances as well as read poems during the 13th annual commemoration of the Armenian Genocide Monday night that brought hundreds of people to Glendale High.
After Glendale High&...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Russia was in the spotlight as they kicked-off the 2014 Sochi Olympics with a theatrical opening ceremonies at Fisht Olympic Stadium....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan offered condolences to Armenian descendants of massacre victims in a message ahead of the 99th anniversary of the atrocity that Turkey still refuses to describe as a genocide.
The statement issued in seven...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Arguably, there’s no sexier dining experience in the New Haven area than timing a Friday or Saturday night meal at Istanbul Café to coincide with a live belly dancing performance. Although we had previously visited the Elm City restaurant, which has...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:59 PM
When Omar Naasir wants a restful night's sleep in Aleppo, he says, he stays as close as possible to the front line of the ongoing clashes between Syrian rebel and government forces.
Farther back in his rebel-controlled neighborhood, Naasir says, the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:30 AM
MADRID - Continuing their film-by-film relationship with the Norwegian director, New York-based Film Movement has acquired U.S. rights to "1,000 Times Good Night," Erik Poppe's semi-autobiographical English-language drama-thriller memorable for Juliette...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
HONG KONG - Gay drama "Love Is Strange," starring John Lithgow and Ira Sachs, will play new dates in Europe.
Following its appearance at Berlin's European Film Market, the pic was licensed to Spain's Golem Distribucion, Italy's Koch Media, Portugal's...