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Violet Cope Dapcevish

...85th birthday.Vi was proudest of her family, her Serbian heritage and her hometown of Juneau. She made several trips to Yugoslavia to visit family there. She had many friends and was known for her warmth, generosity and as a great hostess.She worked...
Border tensions rise between Croatia and Serbia

...The increasingly acidic tone of exchanges is reminiscent of that used during the wars that accompanied the disintegration of Yugoslavia in the 1990s, when nationalists on both sides capitalized on the country's economic collapse and fanned ethnic tensions...
Nation and World
Bickering in the Balkans: Officials clash over migrants

...asylum seekers is reviving old differences among Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia and Slovenia dating back to the 1990s breakup of Yugoslavia. It's also creating some new tensions.While the 28-nation European Union remains deeply divided over how to share the...
Nation and World
Today In Sports History for July 12 team wins its sixth straight World University Games gold medal and 40th straight game - both records - by routing Yugoslavia 79-65 in the final.2005 - Miguel Tejada and Mark Teixeira lead the American League to a 7-5 win over the National League...
Srebrenica ceremonies marred by attack on premier

...Catholics, left more than 100,000 people dead and millions homeless. The Serbs, who wanted to remain in the Serb-led Yugoslavia, fought against the secession of Bosnia and Croatia from the former federation.So far, remains of some 7,000 victims...
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Mary Elizabeth Pusich and many vacations included her and the children visiting the Carr family in Montana. Later she enjoyed a trip to Yugoslavia and Italy, and several trips to Hawaii. She especially loved fishing with her husband and kids on the family boat. She...
Juneau welcomes nine new Americans

...that day.For Ljubomir "LJ" Medenica, born in the former Yugoslavia, the emotions were multifold.Medenica, a business professor...we came here - for my education," Sisilia said.Besides Yugoslavia and Tonga, Juneau's nine new Americans came from India...
Police station attack in Bosnia reignites tensions the late 1990s. The attackers declared they were forming an independent state in Macedonia, another former member of Yugoslavia.The two incidents illustrate how fragile peace really is in the Balkans after the 1991-95 war, which started with calls...
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Boozer scores 14 as USA beats Yugoslavia Team USA came from behind to beat Yugoslavia 87-77 in an exhibition game at Southern...1980 or later. In Thursday's game, Yugoslavia's age 22-and-younger team jumped...Team USA continued its comeback, but Yugoslavia surged back to a 10-point lead late...
Today in history

...Oct. 10.)In 1914, the Belgian city of Antwerp fell to German forces during World War I.In 1934, King Alexander I of Yugoslavia was assassinated in Marseille, France, by a Macedonian gunman.In 1940, rock and roll legend John Lennon was born in Liverpool...


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