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  • Psychologist: Senate's torture report makes false charges

    Psychologist: Senate's torture report makes false charges
    One of the two psychologists who devised the CIA's harsh Bush-era interrogation methods said on Wednesday that a scathing U.S. Senate report on the torture of foreign terrorism suspects "took things out of context" and made false accusations. "It's a...
  • Flintridge Prep girls' basketball shuts down Providence for Pioneer Shootout championship

    Flintridge Prep girls' basketball shuts down Providence for Pioneer Shootout championship
    BURBANK — Halfway through the third quarter, the shots stopped falling. Whether they were layups, three-pointers, looks from around the free-throw line or mid-range jumpers, it didn’t matter, the Providence High girls’ basketball...
  • Doyle McManus: The new Rand Paul vs. the old Rand Paul

    Doyle McManus: The new Rand Paul vs. the old Rand Paul
    Rand Paul, the heretofore libertarian senator from Kentucky, gave a foreign policy speech to Republican grandees in New York recently with a clear message: I'm not an isolationist like my dad. The senator's peppery father, the thoroughly libertarian...
  • Sports Roundup: La Cañada girls' water polo defeats Burbank

    GIRLS’ WATER POLO La Cañada 15, Burbank 7: Senior Miranda Mora led the Spartans in their season opener at home, netting a game-high six goals and six assists in a nonleague victory Thursday afternoon. Senior Paige Rivett added three goals and five...
  • Sports Roundup: La Cañada High wrestling wins twice

    WRESTLING La Cañada in Eagle Rock tri-meet: The Spartans went unbeaten Monday afternoon with a 45-35 victory over Duarte followed by a 66-15 win over Eagle Rock. The Spartans (3-0) appeared in danger of dropping their first match, trailing Duarte, 29-6....
  • Sports Roundup: Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy basketball thwarts Providence

    GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy 66, Providence 56: Jessica Wirthlin had eight points and 13 rebounds and Jessica Tran added 22 points Tuesday to lead the Tologs (2-3) to a victory in the Pasadena Poly Tournament. Holy Family 52,...
  • Wreaths Across America ceremony to held at Hampton cemetery

    Wreaths will be placed at veterans headstones throughout the country on Dec. 13, including at the Hampton National Cemetery. Wreaths Across America Day takes place each December and will be replicated at 900 locations this year. A remembrance ceremony...
  • Iraqi leader asks Chuck Hagel for more U.S. airstrikes, arms

    Iraqi leader asks Chuck Hagel for more U.S. airstrikes, arms
    Iraq’s leaders told Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Tuesday that local security forces want an increase in airstrikes and American-made weaponry in their fight to defeat Islamic State militants. The appeal by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi...
  • N.Y., Canada attacks appear inspired by Islamic State exhortation

    N.Y., Canada attacks appear inspired by Islamic State exhortation
    A spate of terrorist attacks in Canada and New York City last week appears to have been inspired by calls from Islamic State and other militants to launch lone-wolf attacks that could signal the rise of a kind of DIY terrorism, sowing fear on a smaller...
  • As U.S. nuclear arsenal ages, other nations have modernized

    As U.S. nuclear arsenal ages, other nations have modernized
    As Russian forces were drawing back from a swift and violent incursion into Ukraine this fall, Moscow was delivering another powerful military statement many miles to the north. A new 40-foot Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile, capable of...
  • Theo Lippman Jr.

    Theo Lippman Jr.
    Theo "Ted" Lippman Jr., a former Baltimore Sun editorial writer and author of several books, died Saturday morning of complications after a fall at his home in Fenwick Island, Del. He was 85. "He wrote with a great sense of humor," said Joseph R.L....