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The Latest: UN court: Mladic responsible for Bosnian crimes

Nov 22, 2017

The U.N. judge reading out the verdict for Gen. Ratko Mladic says the Bosnian Serb military chief was responsible for crimes including persecution, extermination, murder in Bosnian towns.

UK Treasury chief between rock and hard place on budget

Nov 22, 2017

Britain's Treasury chief under pressure to ease austerity in budget, but has little room for spending increases as Brexit shock looms

UN judge: Ratko Mladic intended to carry out deadly campaign of sniping and shelling in Sarajevo.

Nov 22, 2017

UN judge: Ratko Mladic intended to carry out deadly campaign of sniping and shelling in Sarajevo.

Years into journey, transgender teen still finding himself

Nov 22, 2017

Theo's journey: Transgender teen is still finding himself, years after he first starting grappling with gender dysphoria

Zimbabwe Parliament speaker: Ruling party names Emmerson Mnangagwa to replace Mugabe on Friday

Nov 22, 2017

Zimbabwe Parliament speaker: Ruling party names Emmerson Mnangagwa to replace Mugabe on Friday

Death toll from Iraq suicide attack rises to 36 people

Nov 22, 2017

Iraqi officials have increased death toll from Tuesday's suicide attack in a contested town claimed by Baghdad and the Kurdish region to 36 people from 32. Police and health officials said Wednesday that 11 members of Iraq's security forces were dead.

S.Korea foreign minister in Beijing in effort to repair ties

Nov 22, 2017

South Korea's foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, is meeting with her Chinese counterpart as the countries work to repair strained relations ahead of a visit by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Beijing next month

UN judge adjourns reading of judgment against Ratko Mladic orders him removed from court after angry outburst by Mladic.

Nov 22, 2017

UN judge adjourns reading of judgment against Ratko Mladic orders him removed from court after angry outburst by Mladic.

US Navy tweets 8 people recovered from Pacific plane crash in good condition; search on for 3 others

Nov 22, 2017

US Navy tweets 8 people recovered from Pacific plane crash in good condition; search on for 3 others

In surprise reversal, Lebanese PM puts resignation on hold

Nov 22, 2017

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hariri announces he will put his resignation on hold to give way for more consultations