Discogs Turns Record Collectors’ Obsessions Into Big Business by BEN SISARIO


By BEN SISARIO

The extensive Wikipedia-like album database has an online marketplace through which nearly $100 million in records will be sold this year.

Published: December 29, 2015 at 10:00PM

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Veteran International Prosecutor Foresees War Crimes Trials for ISIS by MARLISE SIMONS


By MARLISE SIMONS

Stephen Rapp said it would be “unthinkable” to do without a process of justice in the future for any peace agreement to have the support of the Syrian people.

Published: December 26, 2015 at 10:00PM

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Kosovo Court Rules Some Parts of EU-Brokered Deal Are Illegal by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Kosovo’s highest court ruled on Wednesday that parts of an European Union-brokered agreement with Serbia violated its constitution, after weeks of violent protests against the deal.

Published: December 23, 2015 at 01:22PM

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Croatian President Nominates Pharmaceutical Exec as Next PM by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Croatia’s president on Wednesday designated pharmaceutical executive Tihomir Oreskovic to become prime minister, nominating a technocrat put forward by conservatives and reformists after weeks of talks following an inconclusive Nov. 8 election.

Published: December 23, 2015 at 08:11AM

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Slovenia Nominates Its Ex-President Turk as Candidate for U.N. Secretary by REUTERS


By REUTERS

The Slovenian government on Wednesday nominated former president Danilo Turk as a candidate for United Nations secretary-general.

Published: December 23, 2015 at 10:35AM

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Croatian Conservatives to Return to Power by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Croatia’s conservatives and a small pro-reform party reached an agreement Wednesday to form a new government, ending weeks of uncertainty after last month’s inconclusive parliamentary elections.

Published: December 23, 2015 at 08:54AM

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Slovenians Deliver Major Setback to Same-Sex Marriage in Referendum by BARBARA SURK and SEWELL CHAN


By BARBARA SURK and SEWELL CHAN

Slovenians rejected a law that had made their country the first former communist nation of Europe to embrace legal equality for gay men and lesbians.

Published: December 21, 2015 at 10:00PM

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