Turkey: Preparing for the big one
Istanbul is redeveloping neighborhoods to protect against a potential earthquake. But critics say the city is interested in more money, not more safety.
Kurdish militants kidnap Turkish MP
Kurdistan Worker's Party blamed for kidnapping of Republican People's Party parliamentarian Huseyin Aygun
US and Turkey 'prepare for fall of Assad regime'
Clinton and Turkish FM plan for inevitable fall of Assad regime.
Syria: The Kurdish conundrum
Syria’s Kurds are moving to establish an autonomous region in the north, adding yet another level of complexity to the conflict.
Turkey and Iran's war of words on Syria
The Turkish Foreign Ministry is strongly condemning comments made by Iran over Syrian conflict.
The most underemployed big countries in the world
When the economy is doing poorly, it helps to remember that things could be worse. These countries have higher unemployment rates than the United States.
Spain Al Qaeda suspects caught with explosives, flying manuals
3 Al Qaeda suspects caught in Spain; explosives, flying manuals found.
Giant human sculpture discovered at Turkish archaeological site
Enormous "gatekeeper" human figure provides insight into ancient Neo-Hittite culture
Erdogan: Kurd rebels inside Syria will not be tolerated
Turkey may strike inside Syria if Kurdish rebels gain a foothold there, prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says.
Turkey closes border to Syria traffic
Turkey blocks a critical supply route as fighting intensifies in Aleppo, Syria's largest city.
Tide of Syrian refugees swells
At least 110,000 Syrians have so far fled to camps in Turkey, Lebanon, Iraq and Jordan.
Iraq wraps Turkey over airspace violations
Iraq threatens to take airspace issue to UN Security Council.
Bodies of Turkish jet crew, shot down by Syria, found in Mediterranean sea
The bodies of the two pilots on a Turkish jet shot down by Syria have been recovered, but the wreckage of the F-4 Phantom jet has not yet been located.
Chatter: Syria 'regrets' shooting down Turkish plane
Regrets: Bashar al-Assad has a few, Mexico's having flashbacks in the wake of its presidential election, and heads they are a-tumbling at Barclays Bank.
Syria: 85 soldiers defect to Turkey
Nearly 300 Syrians have defected to Turkey, including 85 soldiers, according to a Turkish news agency.
World now has 5 million test tube people, new estimate
European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) says 5 million babies have been born through IVF since 1978.
Turkey scrambles fighter jets near Syrian border
Turkey scrambled six F-16 fighter jets in three separate incidents, in which Syrian military helicopters were spotted near the Turkey-Syria border.
NBA draft 2012 goes global trotting
15 international players from10 different countries selected on Thursday night.
Turkey deploys heavy weaponry to Syrian border
Turkey beefs up its military presence on border as rebel-led blasts rock Syria.
Chatter: Turkey deploys anti-aircraft guns at Syrian border
Turkey sends anti-aircraft guns to its border with Syria, European leaders brace for yet another euro summit, and bad news for a pair of Zimbabwean witches.
Turkey issues border warning to Syria
Turkey warns of tougher military rules of engagement, as NATO condemns Syria's shooting down of a Turkish jet.
Chatter: Turkey brings NATO into Syria dispute
NATO meets on Turkey's spat with Syria, Arizona loses its immigration law - kind of, and the Shanghai subway tells women to put some more clothes on.
Syria fired on second plane, says Turkey
Turkey said Syria fired on a plane which was taking part in a rescue operation for the jet shot down last Friday.
Syrian army officers defect, flee to Turkey: report
Several Syrian officers and soldiers have defected and crossed over the border to Turkey, according to Turkish media.
NATO to hold emergency meeting over downed Turkish plane
NATO will hold an emergency meeting Tuesday at Turkey's request, after claiming their warplane that was shot down by Syria was in international airspace.
Turkey launches fresh strikes on Kurdish rebels in Iraq
Turkey has confirmed that its air force has carried out a further series of strikes on Kurdish rebel bases deep inside northern Iraq.
Syria: Downed jet was in international airspace, Turkey says
Ankara said F-4 "Phantom" fighter jet shot down by Syria earlier this week was in international airspace.
Turkey: 'Unacceptable' that Syria shot down Turkish jet
The Turkish government has said it was "unacceptable" for Syria to shoot down one of its military jets, even if it had strayed into Syrian airspace.
Turkish warplane has been shot down by Syria (UPDATE)
A Turkish military aircraft was shot down by Syria, according to Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan.
Kurdish rebels kill Turkish troops in restive southeast
At least eight Turkish soldiers have been killed in an ambush by Kurdish militants in the southeast of the country.
Prison fire in southeast Turkey kills 13
Thirteen prisoners have been killed and five others injured in a fire at a jail in southeast Turkey after inmates set their bedding alight.