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
'Butcher' Mladic starts defense at Bosnia genocide trial Mile Sladoje, 63, a former battalion commander, under Mladic testified that the Bosnian Serb forces "only defended" positions ... was to spread terror among the population." Related UN genocide trial serb military bosnia war crimes Ratko Mladic Legal ... 05/19/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Bosnian war crimes suspect Mladic must testify in Karadzic's trial Bosnian Serb wartime leaders Radovan Karadzic and Gen. Ratko Mladic would be on trial together on charges of genocide and other war crimes if military commander Mladic hadn't managed to remain a fugitive for three years longer than political leader Karadzic. 12/11/2013 - 6:29 pm | View Link
Ratko Mladic, Bosnian Serb commander on trial for genocide, taken to hospital Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb military chief on trial for genocide at a UN court in the Hague, has been rushed to a hospital after complaining of feeling unwell. Mladic, 70, was sent to a hospital "as a precautionary measure" after being checked by ... 07/12/2012 - 11:54 pm | 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 - 7:28 pm | View Link
Bosnia genocide trial opens for Ratko Mladic The indictment against Ratko Mladic, who went on trial Wednesday May 16, 2012 at the U.N. war crimes tribunal in the Hague, Netherlands, holds the former Bosnian Serb army commander "individually ... charged with 11 counts of genocide, crimes against ... 05/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Ratko Mladic | biography Ratko Mladić, (born March 12, 1942, Božinovići, Yugoslavia [now in Bosnia and Herzegovina]), Bosnian Serb military leader who commanded the Bosnian Serb army ... 05/25/2015 - 4:33 pm | View Website
Bosnian Genocide The term Bosnian Genocide refers to either genocide at Srebrenica and Žepa committed by Bosnian Serb forces in 1995 or the wider ethnic cleansing campaign throughout ... 05/25/2015 - 1:34 pm | View Website
Srebrenica massacre The Srebrenica massacre, also known as the Srebrenica genocide Bosnian: Genocid u Srebrenici), was the genocidal killing, in July 1995, of more than 8,000 Bosniaks ... 05/24/2015 - 9:42 pm | View Website
Gendercide Watch: The Srebrenica Massacre Case Study: The Srebrenica Massacre, July 1995 [See also the case study of Bosnia-Herzegovina, and the Gendercide Watch photo gallery of the events surrounding the ... 05/24/2015 - 12:30 pm | View Website
Srebrenica: Worst European atrocity since WWII At least 8,000 Muslim men, boys slain when Serbs overran U.N. safe haven; Mladic, then Bosnian Serb commander, is accused of direct involvement in the violence 05/24/2015 - 6:04 am | View Website
Monday's Major League Linescores
HRs_New York, Headley (6), B. McCann (5), Gardner (4), Drew (5), Heathcott (1).
Detroit000000000—041Oakland00000400x—493Greene, B. Hardy (6), A. Wilson (8) and J. McCann; Hahn and Vogt.
Texas304000210—1091Cleveland142001000—882Klein, Claudio (3), Scheppers (6), S. Freeman (7), Sh. Tolleson (9) and Corporan; Marcum, R. Webb (3), Hagadone (5), B. Shaw (6), Rzepczynski (7), McAllister (7), Atchison (9) and R.
Yang's comments follow an incident last week in which a Chinese navy dispatcher warned-off a US Navy P8-A Poseidon surveillance aircraft as it flew over Fiery Cross Reef, where China has conducted extensive reclamation work.
Braves come up short in 6-3 loss to Dodgers in series opener
Pinch-hitter Guerrero sent a 3-1 pitch into the left-field pavilion, scoring A. J. Ellis, who walked, to make it 5-2.
Atlanta took a 2-1 lead in the fifth on Freddie Freeman's RBI single after tying the score 1-all in the fourth on Pedro Ciriaco's RBI single with two outs.
The Dodgers had a chance to extend their lead in the third, but Scott Van Slyke grounded into a double play with the bases loaded to end the inning.
INF Chris Johnson, recovering from a broken left hand, will play three minor league games before possibly re-joining the team on Thursday in San Francisco.
C Yasmani Grandal, on the seven-day concussion disabled list, will do drill work and be the designated hitter but won't catch during a minor league rehab stint lasting two or three games.