| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, freed after years of captivity in Afghanistan and returned to active duty this week, has retained an attorney — a military law expert from Yale.
Eugene Fidell, who teaches military justice at Yale Law School, told the Los...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:45 AM
As an American citizen who served three years in the U.S. Army as a soldier and worked for the Army for 30 years as a civilian, I am appalled at the violation of human rights that our facility at Guantanamo Bay represents ("Detainees are human," July 16)....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Eric Winter was born in La Mirada, Calif., on this day in 1976. This birthday guy currently co-stars as Dash Gardiner on "Witches of East End." He's played recurring roles on "The Mentalist" and "Brothers and Sisters" and portrayed Rex...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Thanks for publishing Emad Hassan's commentary on the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay ("Detainees are human," July 15).
If I hadn't already participated in protests, letter-writing campaigns and visits to legislators with individuals and...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:47 PM
The crime was so awful that readers of the local paper in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, complained that the details were too graphic to print.
"Blood everywhere," one officer noted in a police report, describing the apartment where he'd found blood on the...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:53 PM
How to make sense of war? Between the daily news and the history books, war is mostly explained in terms of religious difference, power struggle, economic imbalance and historical injustice. This is as true for the recent actions of the Islamic State, the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Under investigation for possible desertion, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been warned that incriminating statements he makes as he undergoes treatment after nearly five years in Taliban captivity could be used to prosecute him, Army officials said Wednesday....
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:21 AM
A Libyan militia leader pleaded not guilty in a U.S. federal court on Saturday to a terrorism charge in the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi that killed four Americans.
Ahmed Abu Khatallah was transferred to the U.S. District...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 7:49 PM
The federal arraignment Saturday of the suspected ringleader of the 2012 Benghazi attacks is likely to revive the political firestorm over prosecuting terrorism suspects on American soil.
Libyan militant Ahmed Abu Khatallah, his long, graying hair and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is in stable condition and will work daily with medical and mental health professionals as he set his own pace in a reintegration process designed to help him gain physical and emotional stability, Army medical officials said Friday. ...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who returned to the U.S. on Friday in good physical condition, probably faces a lengthy recovery adjusting to life after five years of captivity in Afghanistan, Army medical specialists said.
Bergdahl, 28, arrived at a near-...