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  • Enlisted Navy man charged with child porn: cops

    Enlisted Navy man charged with child porn: cops
    A Lake County man has been has been arrested and charged with disseminating child pornography, police announced today. Billy J. Collins, of the 3600 block of Washington Avenue in Great Lakes, has been charged with multiple felony counts of...
  • Clint Eastwood: Cowboy Led 'Jersey Boys' Down a New Trail

    In 1962, the same year that a quartet of working-class New Jersey youths called the Four Seasons shot to the top of the pop charts with the irresistible doo-wop single "Sherry," a solo artist from the West Coast made a less auspicious chart appearance...
  • Summer 2014 TV preview: 'Orange is the New Black' and what else?

    Summer 2014 TV preview: 'Orange is the New Black' and what else?
    "Orange is the New Black" will make a prison out of binge viewers' living rooms beginning June 6 on Netflix, but there's a whole lot more great TV coming this summer. Here are some of the new shows that could lock up your viewing time in the next three...
  • Film Review: 'Burning Blue'

    When Quentin Tarantino riffed on the homoeroticism of "Top Gun" in his famous cameo from the otherwise forgotten 1994 indie "Sleep With Me," little could he have known that, two decades later, the LGBT community would get a fighter-jock opus to call its...
  • U.S. Navy rescues 282 people from Mediterranean

    U.S. Navy rescues 282 people from Mediterranean
    The U.S. Navy reported Saturday that two American warships had rescued nearly 300 people from boats in the Mediterranean Sea after one of the small craft began to sink. The amphibious assault ship Bataan and guided missile frigate Elrod responded...
  • For the record

    California Chrome: In the June 6 Section A, an article about California Chrome's Central Valley ties said that the thoroughbred's sire, Lucky Pulpit, never won a race longer than 5 furlongs. Lucky Pulpit won two races at 51/2 furlongs, his longest winning...
  • Navy plan for carrier-based drones takes flak from lawmakers

    Navy plan for carrier-based drones takes flak from lawmakers
    A U.S. Navy plan for aircraft carrier-based drones has launched a dogfight in Washington over the role of the robotic planes in combat. The Navy has asked contractors for reconnaissance drones — essentially spy planes, with only limited ability to...
  • Alexander W. KerrNovember 8, 1924 - June 3, 2014

    Alexander W. Kerr<br/>November 8, 1924 - June 3, 2014
    Alexander (Alex) Kerr passed away on June 3, 2014, following a two-month battle with liver cancer. Alex was born in Cherokee, Oklahoma, to Lydia and Alex Kerr III. He attended Ames Public School through high school in Ames Oklahoma. He attended Oklahoma...
  • City of Glendale seeks to honor sailors

    City of Glendale seeks to honor sailors
    The Glendale City Council on Tuesday agreed to write a letter asking the federal government to inscribe the names of 74 U.S. Navy sailors killed at sea decades ago — including one from Glendale — on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington,...
  • Veteranos de Connecticut recuerdan D-Day en el 70 aniversario

    Veteranos de Connecticut recuerdan D-Day en el 70 aniversario
    Cuando la liberación de Europa comenzó hace siete décadas, Rico Pace de West Hartford fue atrapado en Omaha Beach según pequeños trozos de metralla de su casco. En la gama de barcos del U.S. Navy en la orilla cubierta de humo, Armand Jolly de Pomfret...
  • Local naval officer was last to leave sinking

    This article was originally published in June 1994 for the 50th anniversary of D-Day. John Kemmerer's career in the military began before World War II and went  on long after it. "In 1937, I joined the U.S. Navy," Kemmerer says. His first...