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German prosecutors drop probe of comedian over poem insulting Turkish president

German prosecutors on Tuesday dropped an investigation of a TV comic who wrote a crude poem about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, citing insufficient evidence that he committed any crime.  Chancellor Angela Merkel in April granted a Turkish request to allow the possible prosecution of Jan...
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