- Argentina sues companies drilling off Falkland Islands Updated: Apr-21-15 2:34 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The Argentine government on Tuesday sued several energy companies that are drilling for oil near the Falkland Islands, the latest proxy fight in a longstanding dispute over the far-flung archipelago, though analysts say it will have little practical effect.
- Full circle: Chlorine now chemical weapon of choice in Syria Updated: Apr-20-15 5:32 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Exactly one century ago Wednesday, German troops opened the taps on a line of chlorine tanks to send a poisonous cloud drifting across no man's land and into World War I Allied trenches. The gas blinded soldiers and made them retch, vomit and choke, combining with bodily fluids to destroy their lungs.
- The Latest: Migrant survivor says 950 aboard capsized boat Updated: Apr-19-15 4:27 pm
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