| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:50 AM
The last of 29 Navajo Americans who developed a code that helped Allied forces win the second World War died in New Mexico on Wednesday at the age of 93, local media reported.
Family members confirmed the death of Chester Nez to Albuquerque's Action 7...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:06 PM
A Marine jet crashed into homes in the city of Imperial in Imperial County but there were no casualties, the city's fire chief said Wednesday evening.
Two homes caught fire but everyone in the homes escaped, said Chief Tony Rouhotas.
The AV-8B Harrier...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Authorities said residents were able to get out of homes in Imperial County on Wednesday after a Marine Harrier jet crashed into a neighborhood in the city of Imperial.
Two homes caught fire but everyone in the houses escaped, the city's Fire Chief Tony...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Cherishing memories forged in the last four years while inching with anticipation toward what the next four may bring, La Cañada High School’s graduating seniors bid adieu Thursday to their alma mater.
The ceremony unfolded traditionally, but this...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The inside viewof Hanalei
Just a quick note to say Christopher Reynolds did a great job representing Hanalei ["Rooted in Kauai," April 20]. As a born and raised Kauaian (who grew up on Weke Road), I must say I was surprised to open the paper at my...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:46 PM
A baby is born. A teen graduates from high school. A parent retires. A grandparent dies. There are generational shifts that occur every day.
Then there are shifts that occur once a decade, when the balance of power shifts from one generation to another....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Paige Ormiston's winning streak on "Jeopardy!" ended at one.
Ormiston, a judge advocate for the Naval Air Force Atlantic in Norfolk, won $32,200 in the episode that aired on Tuesday. But on Wednesday, she came up short.
Ormiston played well, earning...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Michelle Hancock remembers her father sitting in the dark in the living room listening to Billy Joel's ode to the Vietnam war, "Goodnight Saigon," as the sound of the helicopter rotors thrashed through the speakers and filled the room. Steve Hancock would...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:29 AM
Here’s a look at several local-author books recently sent to the Daily Press newsroom:
“The Price of Liberty: Merlynn’s Pride” by Norfolk’s Charla Westa. Fiction. A young woman, raised in a loving home, turns to...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Some people think the use of Drones is a necessary evil, some think they are just plain evil. British National-turned-terrorist’s widow Margot Al-Harazi believes the latter, and has recently used her daughter Simone to acquire a doomsday device...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:13 PM
The CIA has made plans to close its network of secret bases in Afghanistan and pull its personnel back to Kabul this summer, an unexpectedly abrupt withdrawal that the U.S. military fears will deprive it of vital intelligence while thousands of American...