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  • Frida Ghitis: Syria remains the world's most urgent human and strategic crisis

    There's a dangerous human tendency to gradually pay less attention to crises that unfold over long periods of time. That, of course, is possible only for those whose daily lives are not directly affected. For everyone else, it creates an unconscious...
  • Pentagon to remove 50 nuclear missiles from silos

    Pentagon to remove 50 nuclear missiles from silos
    WASHINGTON — The Pentagon plans to remove 50 nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missiles from their silos over the next four years but not eliminate them from the U.S. arsenal, a move aimed at complying with a 2010 treaty with Russia and...
  • Gun Restrictions Are Nothing New

    As try as I might, I do not understand why guns owners say gun laws are stomping on their constitutional rights. This country has a long history of banning certain weapons that goes all the way back to the Civil War. During the 1930s, automatic weapons,...
  • LAPD shooting suspect wanted to be police officer, father says

    LAPD shooting suspect wanted to be police officer, father says
    The father of the 29-year-old man accused of opening fire at a Los Angeles police station Monday night said his son was working as a security guard and aspired to be a police officer. Danny Yealu, 58, told The Times that his son — Daniel C. Yealu ...
  • Suspect in LAPD shooting had been rejected by L.A. Police Academy

    Suspect in LAPD shooting had been rejected by L.A. Police Academy
    The man who police say opened fire at a Los Angeles Police Department station Monday night had tried to become a Los Angeles police officer but was rejected, officials said. LAPD Cmdr. Andy Smith said Daniel C. Yealu had applied to join the LAPD academy...
  • A Word, Please: Just get over the AP style change

    It was the tweet that launched a thousand copy editor groans: The Associated Press Stylebook's longtime snubbing of "over" is over. "New to the stylebook: Over, as well as more than, is acceptable to indicate greater numerical value," the AP style...
  • Ukraine cracks down on demonstrators; Russia issues warning

    MOSCOW -- Ukrainian riot police on Tuesday cleared a regional administration building and public square in the eastern city of Kharkiv of hundreds of pro-Russia protesters, detaining scores in the process, officials said. “Seventy criminals were...
  • LAPD station shooter had assault weapons at home, in car, police say

    LAPD station shooter had assault weapons at home, in car, police say
    The man accused of opening fire in a Mid-City Los Angeles police station Monday night, wounding a police officer, has been identified as 29-year-old man who had access to assault weapons, one of which was allegedly waiting in his car, officials said...
  • Motive behind shooting in LAPD station remains unclear, officials say

    Motive behind shooting in LAPD station remains unclear, officials say
    Los Angeles police said they are still trying to determine what prompted a man to open fire at an LAPD station in Mid-City station Monday night, wounding an officer. The shooting suspect, 29-year-old Daniel C. Yealu, remained hospitalized in critical...
  • New gun proposal goes too far, again

    The Florida Senate has gone beyond ludicrous with the latest proposal backed by the gun lobby. Now they want to allow people who cannot pass the minimal requirements for a concealed weapons permit to carry guns in the stressful atmosphere of an emergency....
  • U.S. Navy to test laser weapon aboard ship in Persian Gulf

    The Navy plans to install a laser weapon prototype on a ship this summer for at-sea testing in the Persian Gulf. The technology, called the Laser Weapon System, will be the first of its kind to be deployed, the Navy said. The idea is that the laser...