| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Poor Andre Ethier, we knew him well. Hope he enjoys his next stop in Houston, or Siberia, or Guantanamo Bay, or wherever he’s headed.
If you’re a Dodger, there are just certain things in life you never do. You don’t take the last plate...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was freed from Taliban captivity six weeks ago. Now, he has completed treatment at a military hospital in Texas and is being returned to active duty, Army officials said Monday.
In a statement, officials said Bergdahl had “...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:38 AM
I have been locked up at Guantanamo Bay for 12 years, held without charge or trial. I've done nothing wrong; in 2009, I was unanimously cleared for release by six different branches of the U.S. government, including the FBI and the CIA. Yet here I am,...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
Re "Obama's foreign policy goals founder," April 26
It never ceases to amaze me how President Obama is held responsible for events he did not cause and over which he has no control.
He apparently is expected to force Russia to retreat on Ukraine....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:47 PM
FT. MEADE, Md. — Lawyers for alleged Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed and his four codefendants alleged Monday that two FBI agents recently approached a court-appointed member of the defense team in an effort to seek confidential...