| Nov 13, 2012
| 7:00 PM
A weeklong hearing in the case against U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales ended in a military courtroom Tuesday with defense attorneys declaring that “only one side of the story” has been heard.
Bales faces charges on 16 counts of premeditated...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:39 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Afghan President Hamid Karzaion Thursday condemned photos of U.S. soldiers posing with bodies of suspected insurgents as he called for "an accelerated and full transition of security responsibilities to Afghan forces."
| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Afghan President Hamid Karzaion Thursday condemned photos of U.S. soldiers posing with bodies of suspected insurgents as he called for "an accelerated and full transition of security responsibilities to Afghan forces."
Karzai, who described the images as...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Local veterans said Wednesday the pictures of U.S. soldiers posing with the body parts of slain Afghan insurgents are way out of line, with one saying the pictures sickened him.
The Los Angeles Times on Wednesday published photos, which were provided...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Army Secretary John McHugh visited Joint Base Lewis-McChord on Thursday to announce creation of a division headquarters at JBLM, which is common among other major Army bases.
McHugh said the new division headquarters is needed to oversee combat...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The U.S. Army staff sergeant accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan civilians in two villages pleaded guilty Wednesday in a move expected to spare him from the death penalty.
And when a military judge asked Robert Bales, 39, why he slaughtered the men, women...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:34 PM
A gunman at a Connecticut elementary school killed 26 people, including 20 children, on Friday. It is among the world's worst mass shootings. Here is a look at some others:
| Nov 15, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Gens. John Allen and David Petraeus have been stupid in their misuse of technology, for a flirtation in the case of the former and an affair in the case of the latter ("Pieces of a puzzle," Nov. 14). As philanderers, these two men are abject failures, and...