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Turkish FM: Turkish-Iranian Gold Trader Jailed in US Was Relocated

Turkish FM: Turkish-Iranian Gold Trader Jailed in US Was Relocated

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons website last week listed Zarrab, 34, as having been released from prison on November 8, but U.S. prosecutors said that posting was in error and he remained in jail. "We will follow up the issue". Cavusoglu also said that he does not believe the Turkish lender Halkbank had violated USA sanctions on Iran. Zarrab and a Halkbank deputy general manager, Mehmet Hakan Atilla, were both arrested while in the U.S.in March 2016 and are scheduled to stand trial in ...


College strike to continue as faculty rejects offer

College strike to continue as faculty rejects offer

Last week, the College Employer Council asked the Ontario Labour Relations Board to trigger a vote on its final offer with union rank-and-file members, bypassing the Ontario Public Service Employees Union's (OPSEU) bargaining team. Del Missier said the colleges bargaining team will be in touch with the provincially appointed mediator to seek advice on how to proceed. Until the results are in, Deb Matthews, minister of advanced education and skills development, said the government is in a ...


Al Franken groping news anchor

Al Franken groping news anchor

Her post includes a photo of Franken with his hands on her chest, looking back at the camera and smiling. Sen. Franken provided the following statement to Fox 9 on Thursday: "I certainly don't remember the rehearsal for the skit in the same way, but I send my sincerest apologies to Leeann".


Teen who escaped from detention center on run for 2nd day

Teen who escaped from detention center on run for 2nd day

The escapees were able to break out of Harborfields Youth Detention Facility by allegedly assaulting a corrections officer. Surveillance video , first seen on 6abc Action News, shows the teenagers leading police on a chase through Egg Harbor City before fleeing on foot.


Modi India's most popular leader: Pew survey

Modi India's most popular leader: Pew survey

Almost nine in 10 Indians (88 per cent) hold a favourable view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and hence, the support for him remains strong, an American think tank called Pew Research said on Wednesday (November 15). "Two-thirds of the public sees the Indian National Congress party in a favorable light and accords two of the leaders of that party - Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi - similarly strong favorable ratings".


Baltimore police detective remains on life support after being shot in head

Baltimore police detective remains on life support after being shot in head

Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center where the detective is on life support in the intensive care unit. "He's a friend, he's a colleague and sadly now he's a patient", Scalea said. Police officers know that at any given time they could confront someone who wants to do them harm, and that's exactly what happened tonight", Davis said.