| Jul 23, 2010
| 4:35 PM
In Friday's episode, we go behind the text and photos of two compelling Los Angeles Times stories this week. On July 15, The Times exposed that in one of the poorest cities in Los Angeles County, city officials were receiving......
| Jun 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Scores of residents in the tough Tepito neighborhood of downtown Mexico City clashed with riot police Tuesday night in a chaotic brawl sparked by unconfirmed reports of child kidnappings. The crowds, mostly young men and boys, many with their faces...
| Dec 26, 2009
| 3:51 PM
They heard a pop that sounded like fireworks. They saw a glow of flame followed by a rush of smoke. And that was enough for passengers on Northwest Airlines Flight 253 to pounce.
From several seats away, Dutch tourist Jasper Schuringa says he jumped to...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 4:10 AM
NEW DELHI -- Indian airports were on high alert Friday after intelligence services received information that al-Qaida-linked militants were plotting to hijack a plane.
Such an attack would be the first major terrorist strike in India since 10 heavily...
| May 24, 2010
| 11:42 AM
A Muslim cleric who used to preach at a mosque in San Diego has called for the killing of U.S. civilians in his first video released by a Yemeni offshoot of al-Qaida, providing the most overt link yet between the radical preacher and the terror group....
| Dec 26, 2010
When They Come for Us, We'll Be Gone
The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 598 pp., $30
If you think the Cold War is dead as the backdrop for any decent espionage story, you haven't read "When They Come for...
| Aug 8, 2010
Pilot was hailed as a
hero in '72 hijacking
Reginald Levy, 88, a pilot praised for his cool-headed bravery during a 1972 hijacking by Palestinian militants, died of a suspected heart attack or blood clot Aug. 1 in Dover, England, his...
| Sep 11, 2010
Grant Woollacott disappeared for a few moments, then returned carrying a fireproof safe that he placed gently on his mother's dining table.
The 18-year-old West Hartford resident unlocked the safe and reached inside for a letter from Germany addressed to...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 6:25 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya — Four Americans taken hostage by Somali pirates off East Africa were shot and killed by their captors Monday, the U.S. military said, marking the first time U.S. citizens have been killed in a wave of pirate attacks plaguing the Gulf...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 8:01 PM
It's a race against time tonight for a Seattle couple aboard a yacht hijacked by Somali pirates.
A U.S. Navy warship and helicopters are trailing a boat believed to be the yacht 'S-V Quest.'
On board are Bob Riggle, a retired Seattle veterinarian,...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 8:58 PM
The U.S. military was said to be "evaluating the options" regarding a possible rescue of a former Newport Beach couple and two other Americans taken hostage by Somali pirates.
A military source told CNN that a U.S. Navy warship and helicopters were...