| Apr 19, 2015
| 4:00 AM
In early January, Amira Abu-Salha drove to her daughter Yusor's apartment to return her wedding dress. Yusor had just moved in with her husband shortly after their Dec. 27 wedding.
Minutes after she parked, Abu-Salha said, she was accosted by an irate...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 9:56 PM
In a second evening of violence in Istanbul, police killed a woman Wednesday carrying a bomb near the city's main police headquarters, an official said.
Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin also said that a second person escaped and that a policeman was...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 6:23 PM
While the alternative rock band System of a Down plans to use the concert stage this month as a platform to push for formal recognition of the Armenian Genocide by the United States and Turkey, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), is using his influence as a...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 4:04 PM
It’s been such an oft-repeated action that it’s almost a familiar tradition for Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) to introduce a resolution calling on our president to seek the Republic of Turkey’s unequivocal acknowledgment of the Armenian...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:09 PM
"Concealing or denying evil is like allowing a wound to keep bleeding without bandaging it."
— Pope Francis, speaking to Armenians at the Vatican
Amid World War I's carnage but far from Europe's trenches, Turkish leaders of the crumbling Ottoman...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! Today is Thursday, March 19, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 76 degrees and a low of 56 degrees with patchy fog during the day, according to the National Weather Service.
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| Apr 17, 2015
| 6:58 AM
Pieces of ancient history are on a journey home thanks to the work of students and faculty at Valparaiso University.
Turkish dignitaries were present at the university's Art Student Exhibition in the Brauer Museum of Art to sign a Memorandum of...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:35 PM
Just this week, Turkey recalled its ambassador to the Vatican after Pope Francis remarked on the Ottoman Turks' genocide of Armenians 100 years ago. As the historical debate rages on, artistic representations of the event have lagged.
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| Apr 14, 2015
| 6:14 PM
Local leaders and community members are praising Pope Francis for his remarks from the Vatican this past weekend that categorized the deaths of 1.5 million Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman Empire in 1915 as the first genocide of the 20th century....
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:46 AM
It wasn’t so much what he said as how he said it.
When Pope Francis used the term “genocide” on Sunday to describe the massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100 years ago, he was not breaking new ground. Pope John Paul II had...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:47 PM
Together with more than 40 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) has again introduced a bipartisan resolution calling on President Obama to restore Armenian-Turkish relations and seek the Republic of Turkey’s...