Trump’s Pentagon Pick ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis, Expected to Temper President-Elect, Pushed for More Engagement in Middle East Under Obama

He’s affectionately known as “Mad Dog” by troops who trade his quips like prized baseball cards. David Petraeus for the State Department, Gen. Mike Rogers as the director of national intelligence. Among them: “a good soldier follows orders, but a true warrior wears his enemy’s skin like a poncho,” and

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Authorities Release ID of Student Arrested in Connection With Stabbing of USC Professor

The professor joined the faculty in 2001. Authorities on Saturday released the name of a USC student who had been arrested the night before on suspicion of stabbing one of the university’s psychology professors. when he was brutally attacked with a metal baseball bat and wrench. In October, a jury

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Trump Supporter Sarah Palin Calls Carrier Deal ‘Crony Capitalism’

Bernstein/Getty Images) “When government steps in arbitrarily with individual subsidies, favoring one business over others, it sets inconsistent, unfair, illogical precedent,” she wrote Friday in a “Young Conservatives” column. Former Alaska Gov. Instead, we support competition on a level playing field, remember? Then, special interests creep in and manipulate markets.”

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Veterans Share Stories of Service Before Boarding Honor Flight Commemorating Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Please enable Javascript to watch this video More than 70 veterans and Pearl Harbor converged on Los Angeles International Airport in preparation for a Honor Flight heading to Hawaii in commemmoration of the anniversary of the Dec. 3, 2016. Please enable Javascript to watch this video Erin Myers reports for

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Cold Weather Soup

Here’s how the taste test went. Brent’s Deli 19565 Parthenia St, Northridge, CA 91324 Phone: (818) 886-5679 2799 Townsgate Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361 Phone: (805) 557-1882 http://brentsdeli.com/   2016. Please enable Javascript to watch this video Chris Burrous wanted Lynette Romero to try his favorite cold weather soup, the

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High Winds Continue Across Southern California as Advisory Remains in Effect Until Saturday Afternoon

34.063344 -117.650888 3, 2016. Nerissa Knight reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Dec. Please enable Javascript to watch this video Wind continued to pummel Southern California Saturday, and areas in the southeast can expect to experience “strong and potentially damaging” north and northwest winds up to 45 mph,

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Suspect in Slaying of 4 at West Adams Party Caught Day After His Name Was Added to FBI’s Most Wanted List

The FBI Fugitive Task Force had received a tip earlier on Jones’ whereabouts, she said. 34.029099 -118.349410 The federal agency announced Thursday that it was offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the capture of Jones, who is the 510th fugitive to be named to the list. Jamaican restaurant

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9 Dead, More Unaccounted for After Fire Breaks Out at Oakland Warehouse Party

37.804364 -122.271114 31st- pic.twitter.com/8TX6jk0iYq — Oakland Firefighters (@OaklandFireLive) December 3, 2016 A large gathering had been taking place Friday night at the building at 1305 31st Ave., CNN affiliate KRON-TV reported, citing fire officials. The fire broke out around 11:30 p.m. “A majority of the fatalities were found up on

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Slain USC Professor Bosco Tjan Was an Expert in Vision Loss Research

Mudd Building in the southwest corner of campus. Bosco Tjan is shown in a USC faculty photo. 34.029511 -118.284820 Tjan’s body was inside the Seeley G. According to a USC website, his laboratory was devoted to studying the “human visual system to address basic and translational questions pertaining to vision

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LA 2024 Releases Revised Budget for Olympics; Estimated to Cost $5.3 Billion

An artist's rendering of downtown Los Angeles during the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. LA 2024’s latest proposal, issued on Friday, estimates that it would cost $5.3 billion to stage the mega-sporting event. Click here to read the full story on LATimes.com. Though that number exceeds their initial projection, bid leaders

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31-Year-Old Man Headed to Jail in Oregon’s First Revenge Porn Conviction

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Oregon has sentenced its first offender to jail under a new revenge porn law. In July, Barber posted multiple pornographic videos of himself and a woman from a past relationship to various adult websites, without her permission. He went on to allege that

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