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
Bosnian Genocide Radovan Karadzic and the Bosnian Serb military commander, General Ratko Mladic, were among those indicted by the ... his poor health led to long delays in the trial until he was found dead in his prison cell in 2006. In 2007, the International Court ... 12/17/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Mladic begins genocide trial defence "There were standing orders, fire could only be returned in response to enemy fire," said Sladoje, an assistant logistics commander in the Bosnian Serb Army, who was saluted by Mladic as he walked ... he refused to testify at the trial of Radovan Karadzic ... 05/19/2014 - 4:39 am | 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
Emotions flare at Ratko Mladic's genocide trial Yet as his long-awaited genocide trial began Wednesday ... Groome told the three-judge panel that Mladic was hand-picked by Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic because of his skills as a military commander, but also "because Karadzic believed he was ... 05/17/2012 - 12:44 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 - 7:28 pm | View Link
Srebrenica Massacre | Genocide in Bosnia Photo: Pilica mass grave in eastern Bosnia holding remains of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians killed by Serbs in the Bosnian Genocide. Credit: The International ... 12/17/2014 - 10:59 pm | View Website
Srebrenica | Genocide in Bosnia Photo: Pilica mass grave in eastern Bosnia holding remains of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians killed by Serbs in the Bosnian Genocide. Credit: The International ... 12/17/2014 - 5:51 pm | View Website
Srebrenica massacre The Srebrenica massacre, also known as the Srebrenica genocide Bosnian: Genocid u Srebrenici), was the genocidal July 1995 killing of more than 8,000 Bosniaks, mainly ... 12/17/2014 - 5:15 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 ... 12/16/2014 - 10:53 pm | View Website
The trial of Ratko Mladic will not mean that justice has ... The trial of Ratko Mladic will not mean that justice has been served. The start of Ratko Mladic’s trial today means that the most important Bosnian Serb ... 12/16/2014 - 8:23 pm | View Website
Some 230,000 people were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake on Dec. 26, 2004. A dozen countries were hit, from Indonesia to India to Africa's east coast. Scores of Associated Press journalists covered the disaster, and as the 10th anniversary approached, the AP asked 10 of them to describe the images that have stuck with them the most.
The EPA is expected to issue a rule Friday, ending a six-year effort that began after a massive spill at a Tennessee power plant in 2008.
 the EPA has documented coal ash waste sites tainting hundreds of waterways and underground aquifers in numerous states.
Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps is set for trial on drunken driving and other charges.
Documents show that the 29-year-old was leaving the Horseshoe Casino when he was pulled over for speeding and crossing the double yellow line on a highway.
A sprawling outdoor ice rink is now open on Buffalo's transforming waterfront.
The Ice at Canalside opened Thursday evening, becoming the biggest outdoor rink in the state — larger than two National Hockey League rinks.