- Experts identify cases of Syria chemical attacks to probe Updated: Feb-12-16 7:11 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The international body charged with establishing who is responsible for chemical attacks in Syria says it has identified at least five potential cases for investigation - four where chlorine gas was allegedly used against rebel-held areas and one involving mustard gas.
- 560 shells, bottles of mustard agent destroyed in Colorado Updated: Feb-11-16 5:58 pm
PUEBLO, Colorado - U.S. Army officials say 560 shells and bottles containing mustard agent have been destroyed in the first round of a project to eliminate the nation's largest remaining stockpile of the chemical.
- Missouri WWII veteran says he was exposed to mustard gas Updated: Feb-07-16 3:01 pm
ST. LOUIS - In the final days of World War II, an 18-year-old Army private from Missouri named Arla Wayne Harrell was sent to Camp Crowder in the southwest corner of the state, where he said he was twice exposed to mustard gas.
- Artillery shells found at base contain chemical agents Updated: Feb-02-16 6:22 am
LAKEHURST, New Jersey - Authorities say two World War I-era artillery rounds found last year at a central New Jersey military issue contained chemical agents.