| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Sailors and Marines aboard the Norfolk-based USS Theodore Roosevelt rescued two men off the Florida Coast earlier this week after their vessel was engulfed by flames.
Sailors spotted a rescue flare around 4:30 a.m. Monday about 90 miles off the coast....
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Eric Frein wouldn't be the first fugitive to become a cult hero.
No matter how heinous the crime — or allegation, in this case — fugitives who remain at large for a long time start to attract cheerleaders, not only because of their...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In a nationally televised interview that aired Sunday, U.S. President Barack Obama spoke of his director of national intelligence, James Clapper, the way a manager at a fast-food joint would speak of a grill cook who just botched a burger.
"Our head of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:52 PM
With barbecue spices wafting in the air, Miramar's finest stuffed their faces with pork, all for a good cause.
The Miramar Police Department was victorious against Miramar Fire-Rescue in the inaugural Guns and Hoses Rib Eating Challenge, hosted by...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Writer-director Jason Michael Brescia's "Bridge and Tunnel" follows a group of Long Island twentysomethings over the course of one rocky year. It tries to be a kind of "St. Elmo's Fire" for "the change-at-Jamaica crowd," as the railroad-riding locals...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 AM
Oct. 13, 2001: AL Division Series, Game 3 at Oakland
The Yankees were trailing Oakland 2-0 in the best-of-five Division Series and clinging to a 1-0 lead in Game 3 at Oakland. Terrence Long hit the ball into the rightfield corner and Jeremy...
| Sep 24, 2014
A look at Derek Jeter's career on the big stage in the Bronx:
1992 – On June 1, the Yankees select Derek Jeter, high school shortstop from Kalamazoo, Mich., with the sixth pick in the draft. "Derek Jeter was the best athlete available when we...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:32 AM
What was the Islamic State thinking? We know it is sophisticated in its use of modern media. But what was the logic of propagating to the world videos of its beheadings of two Americans (and subsequently a Briton) — sure to inflame public opinion?...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Members of Congress insisted Sunday that the Secret Service improve its procedures after an Army veteran, apparently suffering from mental problems, jumped a fence and managed to make it into the White House residence.
Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.),...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The intruder who scaled a White House fence and made it through the front doors was an Army veteran diagnosed with combat trauma, but authorities said Saturday the case was still under investigation.
A family member in California said Omar J. Gonzalez,...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Page 11! Page 11 was the first news page in The Morning Call on Sept. 11 to even mention the anniversary of the fatal day when almost 3,000 people lost their lives — men, women and children, whose only crime was being where they were supposed to be,...