| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:46 AM
If the Obama administration proceeds to electoral doom, blame rests on its surrender to its financiers and campaign organizers: Wall Street and public employee and construction unions. A Democratic administration in control of Congress which for two years...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:16 PM
This page has criticized the government's infamous "no-fly list" because it is so manifestly susceptible to error. Now comes new information about how the federal government compiles the bigger, broader "terrorist screening database" from which the no-fly...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Anthony Sullivan and Richard Adams were spending a quiet evening watching television in their Tujunga home when Johnny Carson joked about some liberal county clerk in Colorado who had done the unthinkable: issued a marriage license to two men.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Kamar Osei Harris joined the U.S. Air Force last fall for the reasons most service members cite: love of country and sense of duty.
The fact that it wasn't technically his country didn't occur to the Canadian-born son of parents from Barbados and...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:07 PM
It’s celebration time! America turns 238 on July Fourth. On this special holiday, the region is filled with festive events, concerts, parades and — yes — fireworks!
Once dusk arrives, about 9:15 p.m., the skies will light up with...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Maribel Campusano Fajardo smiles shyly at the ring on her left hand. "The ring is just a promise, because we can't get married without the identity card," the 25-year-old said.
Fajardo's fiance, Rafael Toussaint, 26, is one of thousands of people born...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Also appended, Stephen Breyer's concurring dissent. As I do from time to time, I generated a plain-text version of this opinion for ease of cutting, pasting and reading, and attempted to insert extra reader-friendly paragraph breaks. For the whole...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:50 PM
SEOUL -- President Obama plans to honor those who died in the Korean War with a surprising message for a foreign audience: a pitch for immigration reform back home.
At a naturalization ceremony Friday for 13 U.S. service members and seven military...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:08 PM
For Nazik Parazyan, taking the test to become a citizen in 2010 was a breeze because she had already lived in Glendale for 11 years.
It takes about five years to apply for citizenship after getting a green card, but Parazyan couldn't get one. She came to...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Opening statements began Tuesday in Riverside in the trial of a former Guatemalan soldier accused of concealing his role in a massacre when he applied for U.S. citizenship.
A federal prosecutor told jurors in Riverside that Jorge Sosa took part in the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- This Independence Day comes amid unusual focus on the estimated 11 million undocumented aliens already here, yearning to breathe free without the threat of what Mitt Romney clumsily labeled self-deportation.
The Senate has passed by a...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 PM
A former Guatemalan Army unit commander implicated in a mass murder in the 1980s has been extradited to Los Angeles from Canada to face federal charges that he lied on his application for naturalization as a U.S. citizen four years ago....