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Thousands protest Mladic arrest

5:37 PM 05/29/2011

Thousands of Serb nationalists gathered Sunday in Bosnia and in Belgrade to protest the arrest of fugitive Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic, whom many consider a wartime hero.

Senate moves to extend Patriot Act

6:10 PM 05/26/2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over fervent but scattered objections, Congress moved Thursday to extend the government's Patriot Act powers to search records and conduct roving wiretaps in pursuit of terrorists. The action comes a month after intelligence and military forces hunted down Osama bin Laden.

Suspect arrested in Giants fan beating

3:30 PM 05/22/2011

Los Angeles (CNN) -- Los Angeles police arrested a suspect early Sunday in connection with the brutal beating of a San Francisco Giants fan at Dodgers Stadium in March, a police spokesman said.

State Department snubs the Elders

8:14 PM 05/17/2011

Former President Jimmy Carter and former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari were hoping to visit the State Department this week to brief officials on their recent trip to North Korea, but nobody at the State Department was available to meet with them.

RIM recalls 1,000 BlackBerry PlayBooks

3:23 PM 05/16/2011

Research In Motion quietly recalled “approximately” 1,000 BlackBerry PlayBooks on Saturday. The company said that the devices had an operating systems defect that might cause them to be unable to properly load software during initial set up of the devices. The company also said that this particular batch of PlayBooks were shipped to Staples, a U.S. office supply chain, and that most of the units were still in the distribution channel.

100 protesters arrested in Oakland

9:38 AM 11/06/2010

OAKLAND -- More than 100 protesters angered by the two-year sentence handed down to former BART police Officer Johannes Mehserle were arrested Friday night after marching from downtown Oakland into a residential area south of Lake Merritt, where mobs smashed about a dozen car windshields and a police officer's gun was snatched.