Dominque Soguel, Associated Press | Posted Jan 21st - 7:30am
Turkey's parliament has signed off on a contentious constitutional reform package that would concentrate even more powers in the office of the president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and potentially extend his mandate till 2029. The reforms will come into effect if approved in a national referendum
Suzan Fraser and Dominique Soguel, Associated Press | Posted Jan 21st - 6:50am
Turkey's president started campaigning Saturday for constitutional reforms that would greatly expand the powers of his office, hours after a vote in parliament cleared the way for a national referendum on the issue.
Colleen Barry, Paolo Santalucia and Gregorio Borgia, Associated Press | Posted Jan 21st - 6:22am
Emergency crews pulled out four more survivors from the rubble of a hotel crushed by an avalanche and were searching Saturday for more who may still be alive as family members awaited word if their relatives were among the lucky ones.
Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press | Posted Jan 21st - 5:51am
Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman voiced hope for a constructive dialogue with President Donald Trump's administration in comments broadcast Saturday, but warned that differences will remain.
Nicole Winfield and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | Posted Jan 21st - 5:21am
A bus carrying Hungarian school students home from a skiing trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and caught fire, killing at least 16 people, police said Saturday. Thirty-nine people survived, though some were seriously injured.