| Apr 13, 2014
| 2:28 PM
"Got your six."
World War I aces gave flight to the term that's become war-fighter code for "I've got your back."
Three years ago, the words gained new resonance for U.S. Army veteran Harry Conner. That's when the Orlando man first read in this column...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:37 AM
A Marine reservist jailed in Mexico since April 1 on a weapons charge is scheduled to appear at a court hearing Wednesday, which his family and supporters hope will lead to his freedom.
Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi will have a chance to tell a federal...
| May 2, 2014
| 3:23 PM
A Marine sergeant is being held on weapons charges in the notorious La Mesa prison near Tijuana after driving into Mexico with three firearms.
Andrew Tahmooressi, 25, who served three tours in Afghanistan, including during the battle in Marjah,...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:39 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A bipartisan group of 21 members of Congress has appealed to the Mexican government to free a Marine veteran of Afghanistan who is being held on weapons charges in a prison in Tijuana.
Andrew Tahmooressi, 25, now in the Marine reserves, has...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:10 PM
I have news for the fevered partisans accusing President Obama of putting the welfare of one American soldier held prisoner in a foreign country over another.
The situation of Marine reservist Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, 25, who has been jailed in Mexico...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Unforgettable Carrie (Poppy Montgomery)...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
WASHINGTON — The first three women to complete Marine infantry training will graduate Thursday, national symbols of the growing push to integrate women into front-line combat units — and potent reminders of the barriers that remain.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:32 AM
The U.S. Secretary of Defense is "familiarizing himself" with the history of one of the most controversial actions from the war in Iraq: the decision not to award the Medal of Honor to a Marine from San Diego killed in Fallouja in 2004.
While not a full...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:43 PM
WASHINGTON -- When it comes to the question of whether lawmakers should accept their pay during the federal government shutdown, California’s congressional delegation is, as usual, divided.
Some Democrats and Republicans are forgoing their...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:04 PM
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon and Congress scrambled Wednesday to restore full military death benefits for families to quell a growing controversy as the federal government shutdown delayed assistance even to families of those who have given their lives...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:13 PM
WASHINGTON — California House Republicans on Wednesday split over a measure to end the government shutdown and lift the U.S. borrowing authority, highlighting divisions within GOP ranks over the strategy for reining in federal spending.
| Feb 1, 2013
L.A. Art Show: A For the Record item published in this space on Jan. 30 about the Art Los Angeles Contemporary show running concurrently with the L.A. Art Show misspelled the name of Barker Hangar in Santa Monica as Barket.
Immigration policy: An...