| Aug 29, 2013
So the U.S. launches a military strike. Then what?
As the Obama administration and the U.S. military plot military action against Syria, they should be spending just as much time — and arguably more — considering what happens next. Once...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I intend to subject you to a rundown on my trip to Hawaii, complete with photos, but I realized today is Movie List day. So I decided to do a list of the best movies set in Hawaii. I'll give......
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Lillian Kawasaki, a veteran Los Angeles city administrator who spearheaded major initiatives to protect air and water quality as the first head of the Environmental Affairs Department, died of cancer Thursday at her home in Long Beach. She was 62.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:30 PM
MANAA, the Media Action Network for Asian American, fired off a letter to Fox on Thursday demanding network executives re-shoot "racist" scenes from Seth MacFarlane's upcoming sitcom "Dads."
The group was referring to the pilot episode of "Dads," which...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The USS Missouri, one of the United States’ most iconic warships, this summer marks the 15th anniversary of its permanent mooring at Pearl Harbor.
The ship saw action in World War II, the Korean conflict, Operation Desert Storm and a motion...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
President Obama's most important foreign policy initiative is his attempt to "pivot" away from the Middle East and toward Asia.
Yet in Asia, some are starting to wonder whether the pivot was last year's story. The new secretary of State, John F. Kerry,...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
This week includes the anniversary of "the wildest celebration" in all of Orlando's "long and colorful history." That's how the Orlando Sentinel described it the next day: Aug. 15, 1945.
On Aug. 14, some 500,000 people had poured into Times Square in...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Air Force Airman Charlie B. Castera, son of Azmaveth Cortes of Hagerstown, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio.
Castera is a 2012 graduate of North Hagerstown High School.
Air Force Airman Loy M....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Ten outstanding volunteers from Costa Mesa and Newport Beach were honored last Friday at the Daily Pilot Community & Clubs Hall of Fame luncheon.
American Legion Newport Harbor Post 291 Commander Jess Lawson was nominated by 3rd Vice Commander Ken...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
SPOILER ALERT: This discussion reveals key plot details from "Man of Steel."
JUSTIN CHANG: Several weeks ago, writing about "Iron Man 3" in the New York Times, Manohla Dargis noted that the film, with its bombastic explosions and references to terrorism,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:37 PM
When Paul Ignatius first stepped aboard a Navy ship, he was anxious. Japan had already attacked Pearl Harbor and the war in the Pacific was going strong.
Ignatius — a Glendale native who attended Mark Keppel Elementary School, Toll Middle School...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Eight sailors from the Coronado-based carrier Ronald Reagan are suing the Tokyo Electric Power Co. for allegedly lying about the danger from radiation caused by the meltdown of the Fukushima nuclear plant, according to Bloomberg News. The ship was...