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Bosnian war criminal dies after drinking poison in court as he loses Hague appeal

The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in the Hague itself became a crime scene on Wednesday when a convicted war criminal committed suicide with poison he had smuggled into the courtroom.<p>Slobodan Praljak, a commander of Croat forces during the 1990s war in Bosnia, swigged …

War criminal dies after drinking poison as 20-year sentence upheld in court

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Seconds after a U.N. judge confirmed his 20-year war crimes sentence on Wednesday, former Bosnian Croat military commander Slobodan Praljak shouted, “I am not a war criminal!” threw back his head, drank liquid from a small bottle and told the court he had taken poison. A …

War Criminal General Drinks Poison in the Middle of Court After Receiving 20 Year Sentence

A Bosnian-Croat military leader facing judgement for his war crimes made a dramatic statement and then drank poison at the sentencing phase of his …

Bosnian War Criminal Drinks Poison In Court After Sentence Upheld, Later Dies

After his 20-year sentence for war crimes during the Bosnian War was upheld, Slobodan Praljak stood, declared he did not accept the judgment and …

Convicted war criminal dies after drinking 'poison' in court

A courtroom in the Netherlands was left stunned today after Slobodan Praljak, a former commander of Bosnian Croat forces, took his own life by …

N. Korea launches missile in new challenge to Trump

In Summary<p>US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the test went higher than ever before and was a step toward North Korea building missiles that can …

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Trump pledges new wave of ‘major sanctions’ on North Korea after call with China’s Xi

BEIJING — President Trump pledged Wednesday that "additional major sanctions" would be imposed on North Korea after Pyongyang's latest intercontinental missile test.<p>Trump's statement followed a telephone conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping, whose country is an economic lifeline for North …

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North Korea’s Latest Missile Launch Sparks Risk-Off Trading

By<p>Aug. 29, 2017 8:26 a.m. ET<p>Treasuries rallied and stocks were poised to fall Tuesday morning following North Korea's missile launch over Japan, …

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News and events

Latest news and events from Macclesfield Fire Station:<p>Christmas hamper delivery<p>90-year-old Mr Reader received a hamper packed with Christmas goodies …

Road Safety

Lions safety Miles Killebrew said his family is safe but he has friends and high school classmates who were shot in Las Vegas this morning. Said one friend was hospitalized. Called it "heartbreaking."

Lions safety Miles Killebrew said his family is safe but he has friends and high school classmates who were shot in Las Vegas this morning. Said one …

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School Safety Survey

This survey is only for South Plantation High School students. Responses should be honest and reflect the opinions of the individual. Responses will …

Police search for missing three-year-old girl in North Carolina | Reuters

(Reuters) - Local and federal law enforcement officials were searching on Tuesday for a 3-year-old girl who went missing from her bedroom in Jacksonville, North Carolina, after being put to bed on Sunday night, the local sheriff’s office said.<p>Mariah Woods may have been abducted, according to an …

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North Korea Says Only U.S. Should Be Afraid of Its Nuclear Weapons, Other Nations Are Safe

North Korea is aiming its nuclear weapons at the U.S., not other countries, a senior government official reportedly told world leaders this weekend. …

North Korea Threat: Nuclear Weapons Use ‘More Probable’ Says Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman

The former chairman of the joint chiefs of staff has admitted he is “scared to death” by the probability of nuclear weapons use – which he said is …

Kim Jong Un Powerful Nuclear Missile Test Creates Earthquakes Killing Dozens In North Korea

North Korea's powerful nuclear missile test killed dozens, including school children in the quakes set off by the blast just minutes after it …

59k Passengers Stranded in Bali; 445 Flights Canceled

<b>Update 11/27/2017 5:44pm</b>: Denpasar Airport (DPS) has extended its closure time to Wednesday, November 29 at 7:00am local time (6:00pm Eastern Time on …

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Bali Volcano Eruption Triggers More Evacuations

HONG KONG — Officials in Indonesia say 100,000 people on the island of Bali need to be evacuated from a danger zone around the Mount Agung volcano, which has begun erupting and sending dark clouds of ash into the air.<p>The ash forced the closing of the Ngurah Rai Airport in Denpasar, Bali’s capital. …

Bali volcano: Lava pools up in crater, ‘will certainly spill over to the slopes’

Indonesian authorities on Monday expanded the established danger zone around an erupting volcano that is hurling ash 9,800 feet into the atmosphere and whose explosions could be heard over seven miles away.<p>Experts said lava is welling up in the crater, sometimes reflected as a reddish-yellow glow …