| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Robert Griffin, now 90, who rose to be second in the Republican U.S. Senate leadership, was defeated in 1978. Since then, only one Michigan Republican, Spencer Abraham in 1994, has been elected to the Senate and for only one term. Evidence that former...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The second the new Miss America was announced, the Internet did what it sadly does best -- let the racists out of the woodwork.
The new Miss America is Nina Davuluri, a 24-year-old Indian-American who is the first Miss America of Indian descent. Her...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:03 PM
A Sonoma County sheriff's deputy who fatally shot a boy holding a pellet gun is a firearms expert, Iraq War veteran and contributor to online forums dealing with guns and police use of force, officials said Monday.
The Sheriff's Office confirmed...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:29 AM
WASHINGTON — Gays and lesbians in the military are running into widespread obstacles as they seek to take advantage of a new Obama administration policy designed to make it easier for same-sex couples in the armed services to get married.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 3:57 PM
St. John Bosco will be holding a ceremony in its gym on Monday at 11:20 a.m. to honor its 16-0 football team, which will receive the Army National Guard national ranking trophy for being the No. 1-ranked team in the nation from MaxPreps.com.
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:31 PM
WASHINGTON — The Navy said Tuesday that instructors responsible for training sailors to operate nuclear reactors that power submarines and aircraft carriers may have cheated on qualification tests, the latest in a series of ethical and criminal...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:08 PM
SACRAMENTO -- State Sen. Ted Lieu’s announcement that he is running for an open congressional seat has sparked interest in his Senate seat from a crowd of possible contenders, including Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi and former Assemblywoman Betsy...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:04 PM
SACRAMENTO — Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) said Thursday he will run for reelection rather than join a crowded field of contenders for a state Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Ted Lieu.
Lieu’s decision to run for Congress has...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Two skiers injured in an avalanche in the Oregon backcountry were in "satisfactory" condition with broken bones after about 50 rescuers labored for 16 hours to save them, authorities said Thursday.
Rescuers had to leave the bodies of two other skiers on...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:56 AM
A Wisconsin Army National Guard member who posted "controversial and distasteful photos" on Instagram about her job serving at military funerals has been suspended, the agency said Tuesday.
Spc. Terry Harrison posted a selfie with the caption, "It's...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For the third straight day, with more ahead, about 300,000 residents of West Virginia were unable to use their tap water because a chemical solvent leaked into the area’s water supply Thursday.
As authorities on...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:39 PM
The Army National Guard has extended its sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr. through the 2014 season with Hendrick Motorsports.
The Guard will be the primary sponsor of the No. 88 Chevrolet for 20 Sprint Cup races, including the Daytona 500. Hendrick...