- Turkey and Iran seek closer economic cooperation Updated: Apr-16-16 1:15 pm
ISTANBUL - Turkey and Iran agreed Saturday to boost economic cooperation between their neighboring nations, aiming to triple their trade to reach $30 billion annually, Turkey's president said.
- Defense chief lays out new military aid to Philippines Updated: Apr-08-16 6:27 pm
WASHINGTON - The U.S. will send about $40 million in military assistance to the Philippines to beef up intelligence sharing, surveillance and naval patrols, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday, amid increasing tensions with China over undeveloped islands and shoals in the region.
- Mille Lacs businesses want state help to woo non-anglers Updated: Apr-04-16 4:46 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Mille Lacs Lake officials want people to know that the central Minnesota lake has more than just walleye fishing to offer, but they say they need the Legislature's help to promote the area.
- AP Interview: Turkish Cypriot head: Gas may fund peace deal Updated: Apr-04-16 12:58 pm
NICOSIA, Cyprus - Cyprus' potential wealth from newly-found offshore gas reserves could be used to partly fund a costly deal reunifying the ethnically-divided island, the leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots said Monday.