| Mar 29, 2012
I'm far more interested in forgiveness than justice.
I say this just to calm myself down after a morning of media overkill, so to speak. There are so many murdered mothers and children in the news, some with names and faces, so many just adding...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Allegations that a U.S. soldier suspected of killing 17 Afghan civilians briefly returned to his base in the midst of the attacks are among the developments that have surfaced in the case in recent days.
U.S. ArmyStaff Sgt. Robert Bales, 38, is accused...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:04 PM
The lawyer for Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, charged with killing 17 Afghan civilians, said Friday the military is withholding information from him in the case, but he discounted reports from some Afghans that many American soldiers took part in the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:29 AM
U.S. militaryinvestigators may travel as early as this week to the Afghan villages where an American soldier is alleged to have shot and killed 17 civilians last month in a shooting rampage.
It would be the first visit by U.S. investigators who had...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Scientific breakthroughs, when optimally timed, arrive at the precise moment in history when they can do the most good in the world.
It's too bad the newest strategy to curb production of methamphetamine arrives now, after meth addiction already has...
| Apr 12, 2012
To fight our insane wars, we're wrecking our soldiers' ability to live with themselves and function in society, then regulating what's left of them with chemicals, which often make things immeasurably worse.
In the pursuit of order, could we possibly...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:21 PM
Attorney John Henry Browne, who is representing Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the man accused of killing 17 Afghan civilians earlier this year, is questioning whether the crime, as it has been reported, even occurred.
“I certainly haven’t...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Noted Seattle defense attorney John Henry Browne continues to refuse to undergo a background check in order to see classified materials related to his client, accused murderer Staff Sgt. Robert Bales.
“I don’t think the government should...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:05 PM
FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- An Army brigadier general stands accused of sexual misconduct with subordinates and a civilian, of threatening one womans career and her life, and of responding "I'm a general, I'll do whatever the [expletive] I want when...
| 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 16, 2012
| 7:42 AM
When Clayton Osbon, the pilot of that Jet Blue plane, lost it a few weeks ago, the entire world stepped back and asked, "What was wrong? Did the weight-loss shakes that he sold somehow impact his neurons? Was he so sleep deprived that he became...
| 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."