| May 19, 2012
| 2:01 PM
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen would like the Chicago summit to produce at least two key results: a roadmap for aiding a post-war Afghanistan and the official go-ahead for a missile defense shield for Europe.
Rasmussen, the former prime...
| May 20, 2012
| 6:50 PM
The business of the NATO summit in Chicago is underway as the orgaization’s members tackle the issues before them.
Post-war Afghanistan is among the top concerns of the NATO alliance members.
Just blocks from protesters, McCormick Place seemed a...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:16 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson is scheduled to return to its homeport of San Diego Friday as the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay prepares to depart for the Persian Gulf Saturday amid tensions with Iran over its nuclear...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:42 PM
SAN DIEGO -- About 280 enlisted personnel and officers reunited with loved ones at Naval Base San Diego Tuesday when the guided-missile destroyer USS Milius returned from an eight-month deployment.
The 505-foot vessel departed San Diego Jan. 11 and spent...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:19 PM
The United States on Wednesday vowed to avenge the killings of its ambassador to Libya and three other Americans, moving warships toward the Libyan coast and preparing to track the suspected perpetrators with surveillance drones, officials said.
| Jun 17, 2012
| 10:07 PM
SAN DIEGO - Hundreds of military families said their goodbyes to sailors aboard the USS Benfold over Father’s Day weekend.
The Contreras family, along with hundreds of others, lined the pier at Naval Station San Diego as the Benfold left for an...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:45 PM
The continuing massacres in Syria -- summary executions of women and children, the total destruction of entire towns -- present a horrid picture far more disturbing than we saw in Bosnia during the 1990s, before NATO intervened.
With cell-phone cameras,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:44 AM
SAN DIEGO -- More than 650 military families that had members on deployment last December gathered in Murphy Canyon Monday for the sixth annual "Christmas You Missed'' event.
The three-hour event at the San Diego Armed Services YMCA included Christmas...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Imagine waking up to a world where your cell phone doesn't work, you can't fill your car's tank using a credit card, and you cannot monitor the day's news or watch your favorite program on television. Sound farfetched? Perhaps -- but the U.S. government...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:29 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The guided-missile frigate USS McClusky and guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones returned to San Diego Tuesday following separate deployments.
The McClusky combated drug trafficking in the eastern Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea,...