South Sudan ends occupation Border clashes between Sudan and South Sudan escalated last week with waves of air strikes hitting the South, and Juba seizing the Heglig oil hub ... it would withdraw only after Khartoum removed its troops from the neighbouring contested region of Abyei. 04/20/2012 - 2:45 pm | View Link
South Sudan to pull out of oil town, easing crisis JUBA, South Sudan (AP) – Sudan said Friday its forces drove South Sudanese troops from a contested oil town ... to withdraw its forces. "In parallel, we're also calling on the government of Sudan, as we have regularly, to halt their own cross-border ... 04/20/2012 - 6:14 am | View Link
South Sudan troops to withdraw from Heglig oil field JUBA: South Sudanese President ... troops from the contested Heglig oil field, seized from Khartoum's army on April 10, sparking fears of wider war. "The Republic of South Sudan announces that the SPLA (Southern army) troops have been ordered to withdraw ... 04/19/2012 - 11:35 pm | View Link
South Sudan Announces Heglig Withdrawal South Sudan has said it will withdraw troops from an oil-rich area it seized last week that is also claimed by Sudan, easing tensions with ... up its claims to Heglig or other contested areas along the oil-rich border that has yet to be defined following ... 04/18/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
UPDATE 3-Sudan's Bashir vows to "liberate" South Sudan South Sudan seized the contested oil-producing Heglig region last week ... Russia, a permanent U.N. Security Council member, called on South Sudan to withdraw immediately to defuse "an explosive situation" in Heglig. Sudan said it had repulsed an attack ... 04/17/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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SouthSudan.Net Rebecca Nyandeng blames South Sudan’s Kiir over violence January 26, 2014 (JUBA) – Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior, South Sudan ... 04/23/2014 - 6:11 pm | View Website
A woman is facing charges of arson and felony criminal damage following a fire at a Tucson church.
Police say 35-year-old Glenda Jean Gomez was arrested this week on suspicion of starting a fire at Holy Family Catholic Church on April 17.
Gov. Lincoln Chafee is heading to Europe for economic development meetings in Italy and Ireland.
Chafee's spokeswoman said Thursday that Chafee will be accompanied by Commerce RI Executive Director Marcel Valois.
Postal workers and retirees have protested in suburban Detroit over the offering of services in Staples stores.
The Staples program allows customers to buy stamps, send packages and use Priority and certified mail.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law a bill outlawing female genital mutilation that's known as female circumcision.
Brewer signed Senate Bill 1342 on Thursday. The bill bars genital mutilation on girls under 18 and would make a first-time violation and conviction punishable by five to 14 years in prison and a minimum $25,000 fine.
Bill sponsor Republican Sen.
California's political watchdog agency issued fines totaling $40,000 to two brothers and their campaign committees Thursday for improperly transferring money between their campaigns as both ran for state Assembly in 2008, a case that the agency called one of the most significant it has pursued.
The California Fair Political Practices Commission unanimously accepted an administrative law judge's recommendation that Sen.
A Manhattan federal court judge has thrown out a $45 million dollar libel and defamation lawsuit by “Queen of Ice” Oksana Baiul. She had filed the big buck lawsuit against NBC and Disson Skating for allegedly promoting her appearance in two ice shows that she didn’t skate in.