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Erdogan Hints US Should Fire Turkish Ambassador over Visa Freeze

Erdogan Hints US Should Fire Turkish Ambassador over Visa Freeze

In response, the United States stopped issuing non-immigrant visas from its missions in Turkey , prompting Turkish missions in the United States to hit back by adopting the same measures against the US. Turkey's Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul on Monday said he hoped the U.S. would review its decision to suspend most visa services for Turkish citizens.


Utah police officer fired after investigation into nurse's arrest

Utah police officer fired after investigation into nurse's arrest

Wubbels was later freed from the handcuffs and has not been charged. He wrote that Tracy had ordered Payne to arrest Wubbles for interfering with a police investigation "without fully understanding the nature of the situation". "In order to be thorough, and given the seriousness of the case and the considerable public interest in the matter, all issues must be completely examined to preserve the public's trust in the criminal justice system and ensure the right measures are taken in this ...


SC Criminalises Sex With Minor Wife Aged Between 15 And 18 Yrs

SC Criminalises Sex With Minor Wife Aged Between 15 And 18 Yrs

The law regards even consensual sex with a woman under 16 as rape, but an exception had been made for intercourse between a man and his wife who is between 15 and 18. The court also ruled that lowering the legal age for sex to 15, if the girl is married, would be illegal and unconstitutional, Srivastava said. The petitioner argued that under the law, a man is not considered guilty if he has sex with a child above 15.



U.S. sacks top navy commanders after deadly warship collision

Alfredo J. Sanchez, and executive officer, Cmdr. Jessie Sanchez came under scrutiny after the McCain's collision with an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters in August. It was one of several accidents in the region that raised concern over the safety and operational effectiveness of US naval vessels. The McCain crash followed the collision of the US destroyer Fitzgerald and a container ship in waters off Japan in June, which killed seven sailors.


Mother leaves behind toddler in corn maze

Mother leaves behind toddler in corn maze

Staffers called on a bullhorn and searched for his family but couldn't find anyone until his mother called police Tuesday morning. After closing time, the owners took the boy to the police station and officers then contacted the state's Child and Family Services.



Israelis 'watched Russians use Kaspersky wares to find NSA malware'

About 400 million users, including 270,000 corporate clients are protected by Kaspersky created technologies. The White House, the Israeli Embassy and the NSA all declined to comment for the New York Times article. It did suggest there were similarities between the virus that took over their systems and Duqu, a virus utilized in the US-Israeli Stuxnet 2010 attack on Iran's Natanz nuclear facility, which destroyed thousands of Iranian uranium centrifuges.