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Juvenile certified as adult for trial in Bevo Mill hammer slaying

A juvenile has been certified to stand trial as an adult in the hammer slaying Nov. 30 of a Bosnian immigrant in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

February 26, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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SLU star Kristo signs with Italy’s Spezia

Robbie Kristo, a three-time All-American at Saint Louis University, has signed with Serie B club Spezia in Italy. Kristo, the first player since Brian McBride (1990-93) to lead the Billikens in scoring all four years, has been in Italy on [...]

February 15, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories
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Bosnian community reacts to terror arrests

Bosnian religious and business leaders met with the FBI Monday. It’s in response to the arrest of three local Bosnians accused of funding and arming terrorists. [...]

February 9, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Statement about six individuals of Bosnian descent accused of terrorist activity

The Islamic Community of North American Bosniaks – ICNAB, is an umbrella organization that consists of Bosniak based communities throughout North America. These communities teach authentic Islamic values of adherence to the faith of Islam and good citizenship. Bosniaks have [...]

February 9, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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3 from St. Louis County accused of supporting ISIS terrorism

Three St. Louis-area residents and three others from around the country supplied money and military equipment to terrorist fighters overseas, including the Islamic State group and al-Qaida in Iraq, the U.S. Attorney’s office said Friday. [...]

February 7, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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South City restaurateurs win big on Food Network

Three St. Louis siblings showcased the local Eastern European restaurant scene when they recently won $10,000 on the Food Network’s “Guy’s Grocery Games: Family Style.” [...]

January 14, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Is the accordion making a comeback in St. Louis?

Edin Sadikovic is an accordion player, teacher, and restorer. He specializes in a genre called Sevedah, traditional to his native Bosnia and Herzegovina. [...]

January 10, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Video
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Islamic Center Rises On Reavis Barracks

South County’s growing Bosnian population will soon celebrate the opening of the St. Louis Islamic Center, Nur at its new location on Reavis Barracks Road at Mackenzie Road. The worship campus will include a mosque, a school and a senior [...]

January 9, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Traditional Bosnian folk music with Edo Sadikovic

When Edo Sadikovic straps on his accordion, audiences fall silent. Then, it is time to sing and dance. He specializes in a genre called Sevedah, traditional to his native Bosnia. Fans can recognize the slow and passionate melodies. [...]

December 26, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories, Video
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St. Louis Bosnians Have Been Dragged to the Forefront of the City’s Racial Tensions

The brutal November murder of a Bosnian man in St. Louis has now brought the area’s large and quiet immigrant community to the forefront of the city’s deep racial tensions. [...]

December 17, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News