PAK/PAKISTAN/SOUTH ASIA 6) Pakistan Being Pushed For N Waziristan Offensive To Serve US Interests Article by S.M. Hali: The missing FC personnel 7) Did You Say Mcchrystal Or Macarthur? "Did You Say Mcchrystal Or Macarthur?" -- The Daily Star H eadline 10/15/2012 - 6:00 am | View Link
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
Sudanese president vows war against South Sudan A day earlier, he threatened to “liberate” South Sudan from the “insects” that rule it. It was unclear whether the comments, coming days after South Sudan seized the disputed Heglig oil field near the border ... withdraw its forces from the town ... 04/18/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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A Justice Department lawyer has told a federal judge that a tough new Texas voter ID law was motivated by racial discrimination and should be struck down.
Texas is the first major test for U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder since the Supreme Court last year struck down a key part of the federal Voting Rights Act.
At least four U. N. peacekeepers were killed and 15 wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said.
U. N. troops are now trying to stabilize the north, and peace talks have begun between the Malian government and Tuaregs, who maintain a heavy presence in Kidal and have pushed back against the authority of the Bamako-based government.
"A peace process is under way, some want to compromise it, that's totally unacceptable and irresponsible," Bert Koenders, the U.
A parrot that flew the coop from a show Friday at the Kittitas County Fair in Ellensburg wasn't gone for long.
Owner Chris Brio says he recovered the young scarlet macaw named Drago on Friday evening in a tree in the area where he had been searching.
The Daily Record reports (http://bit.ly/1A1WILW ) someone spotted the bird and told fair officials who called Brio.
Drago is part of the "Pirate's Parrot" show where fairgoers have their pictures taken and the trained birds swoop down and grab money held aloft.
Information from: Daily Record, http://www.kvnews.com
Aside from Jose Altuve, who leads the majors with 189 hits, Carter has put together one of the best seasons of any Astro.
Most of the team toils in relative obscurity after years of losing, but Carter is little known even by Houston standards.
An insurer has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by former Wyoming County Council on Aging director Bob Graham over its refusal to provide a defense for him after he was sued by the state.
The settlement, if approved by the U. S. District Court in Bluefield, would end a long legal battle, both civil and criminal, over Graham's tenure as the director of the aging council and another nonprofit, All Care Home and Community Services.