| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the end, it may be children that finally rid Arizona of the bullying tactics of Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The adults there certainly haven't been able to do it.
Many regard the longtime sheriff of Maricopa County as a disgrace to the badge he wears. Others,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:14 PM
I have no idea whether Gov. Jerry Brown read the letter that was sent to him earlier this week by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. And if he did, I have no idea whether he answered it. But if he did, I like to think it would look something like this:...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Even as immigrant advocates applauded a federal court ruling that limits local efforts to target people in the country illegally, some Frederick County officials insisted that they should continue to play a role in deporting them.
The 4th U.S. Circuit...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:26 PM
After being grilled about controversial past statements on immigration and climate change, former mayoral candidate Kevin James was confirmed as a new appointee to the Los Angeles Board of Public Works by the City Council.
The council voted 11-0 on...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:05 PM
TUCSON -- A smartphone application that allows people to report law enforcement abuse in Arizona directly to the American Civil Liberties Union has gained instant popularity, with 3,000 people downloading the application in the first week of its launch....
| Jun 29, 2013
Re "Suspect in Hollywood stabbing has long record," June 26
That an innocent woman was stabbed on Hollywood Boulevard is devastating. But the revelation that her accused killer has been arrested for previous physical assaults and released numerous times...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:13 AM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man died and another was hospitalized in serious condition Saturday afternoon in heat-aggravated incidents as a heat wave blistered this sunbaked city and elsewhere in the Southwest.
Forecasters said temperatures in Las Vegas...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:07 AM
En los últimos cuatro años, John Morton —director del Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas (ICE)— se ha desempeñado en uno de los cargos más difíciles de Washington.
Eso se debe, en parte, a que tiene dos jefes —el presidente...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
State Del. Jon S. Cardin's recent commentary on Garrett County Sheriff Robert Corley is full of half truths and lies ("The lawless sheriffs of Maryland," June 17).
Arizona's Sheriff Joe Arpaio is not a laughingstock, and I challenge Delegate Cardin to...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:00 AM
From Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Maricopa County, Ariz., to Garrett County Sheriff Robert Corley, a handful of law enforcement officials across the country have garnered national media attention by putting politics in front of law enforcement and ignoring...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:44 AM
What should a woman possibly facing the death penalty do?
If you're Jodi Arias, you give a round of interviews.
Could it be that she'll talk herself to death? This woman is one difficult client. Jury deliberations on whether she'll get death or life...