U.S. believes Syria used chemicals The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
S. Korea Hints At Nuclear Testing The American military commander in the region is staying there instead of returning to Washington--taking no chances as North Korea continues to make threats. More
Pyongyang rumblings have little effect on SKoreans Outsiders might hear the opening notes of a war in the deluge of threats and provocations from North Korea, but to South Koreans it is a familiar drumbeat. Separated from the North by a heavily fortified border for decades, they have for the most part lived with tough talk from Pyongyang all their lives. More
The Chetnik priest: 'I'm still in a mood to kill' - Al Jazeera Pop Zuco, was a commander of ... of infamous Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic at ... is currently standing trial ... against humanity ... 05/21/2016 - 7:37 am | View Link
Karadzic to face Mladic in genocide trial The war crimes trial of the former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is due to reach a milestone moment in The Hague on Tuesday. His former military commander Ratko Mladic has been called to testify by Karadzic's defence lawyers.Mladic will be ... 01/28/2014 - 3:55 am | View Link
Mladic goes on trial, charged with genocide in Bosnia war THE HAGUE - Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb military commander, went on trial here Wednesday facing charges of war crimes, genocide, and crimes against humanity in some of the bloodiest events of the Bosnian war in the 1990s, including the Srebrenica ... 05/16/2012 - 7:27 pm | View Link
Bosnian Serb commander General Ratko Mladic defiant at genocide trial in The Hague Ratko Mladic ... commander but also "because Karadzic believed he was willing to commit the crimes needed to achieve the strategic goals of the Bosnian Serb leadership". Mr Groome signalled that prosecutors would use Mladic's own words against him in the ... 05/16/2012 - 6:00 am | View Link
Mladic's genocide trial under way at War Crimes Court The Hague, Netherlands: Twenty years after the opening shots of the Bosnian War, former Bosnian Serb military commander General Ratko Mladic went on trial on Wednesday at a UN tribunal on 11 charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. 05/16/2012 - 4:56 am | View Link
Mladic on trial for Bosnian genocide A UN security guard towers over former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic at the start of his trial. Photo: AP TWENTY years after the opening shots of the Bosnian War, former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic has gone on trial at a ... 05/16/2012 - 2:39 am | View Link
Ratko Mladic | Bosnian Serb military leader | Britannica.com Ratko Mladić, (born March 12, 1942, Božinovići, Yugoslavia [now in Bosnia and Herzegovina]) Bosnian Serb military leader who commanded the Bosnian Serb army during ... 05/26/2016 - 1:06 pm | View Website
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The Bosnian War and Srebrenica Genocide The height of the killing in the Bosnian War took place in July 1995 when 8,000 Bosniaks were killed in what became known as the Srebrenica genocide. 05/23/2016 - 10:14 pm | View Website
Trial of Ratko Mladić Arrest. Ratko Mladić was arrested on 26 May 2011 in Lazarevo, near Zrenjanin in the Banat region of the northern province of Vojvodina. His arrest was carried out by ... 05/23/2016 - 3:12 pm | View Website
Bosnian Serb war fugitive Ratko Mladic captured On May 26, 2011, notorious war fugitive Ratko Mladic was arrested in a village in northern Serbia. The former Bosnian Serb general is accused of overseeing the worst ... 05/22/2016 - 3:56 pm | View Website
Officer, bystander shot trying to stop robbery suspect
(AP) — Police in Appleton say an officer and a bystander have been shot trying to stop a gas station robbery suspect.
Post-Crescent Media reported Saturday (http://post.cr/1TLV1yz ) that police said in a statement that a man stole merchandise from an Appleton gas station late Friday night.
New laws in South Carolina extend taxes to cellphones, require students to learn about America's "founding principles," and fix a quirk in campaign finance law that has entangled many state officials.
Cellphone users will share the cost of phone services for rural customers and people with disabilities under a law Gov.
Word about college mascots in Texas and Louisiana this week was a reminder of the strong emotional connection sports fans have with live animal mascots.
Mascots like Bevo, Mike, Reveille the collie at Texas A&M, War Eagle at Auburn and countless others have long been part of college football's pageantry.
Ricky Brennes, executive director of the sponsoring Silver Spurs Alumni Association, said the first requirement is orange and white coloring.
Consider that Bevo XIV, who died of cancer in October, weighed 2,100 pounds and had a horn span of 80 inches from tip to tip.
In addition to home football games, Bevo goes to charity events and has been to weddings and funerals.
The 49-year tradition of a running Ralphie the buffalo leading the team onto the field before kickoff and after halftime is, as you can imagine, no small undertaking.
John Graves, manager of the Ralphie Live Mascot Program, holds tryouts each spring for prospective student handlers.
Cam lives outside Fort Collins on a small farm owned by Kraig Peel, an associate professor in animal sciences who is in charge of about a dozen student handlers.
On game days, Cam runs across the end zone with his handlers when the Rams score a touchdown.
Cam lives indoors in a deluxe horse stall and eats high-quality alfalfa and grain.
Governmental institutions and humanitarian aid organizations are pledging to improve delivery of assistance to the world’s most needy and vulnerable people, reduce administrative costs and work to boost funding and its effectiveness. Through a so-called “Grand Bargain” a group of donors agreed