Iraq

Republican presidential hopeful and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush delivers a foreign policy address at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on August 11, 2015 in Simi Valley, California. (credit: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush Speaks At Reagan Library, Blasts Clinton For Iraq, ISIS

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush was at the Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley Tuesday, discussing his strategy of attack against Democratic favorite Hillary Clinton.

08/11/2015

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Jury Rules No Extra Prison Time For Marine Who Killed Iraqi

A Marine staff sergeant told military jurors that everyone looked up to Lawrence Hutchins III, his squad leader.

06/19/2015

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Marine Could Go Back To The Brig For Killing Iraqi Civilian

A Marine sergeant could be locked up yet again after being convicted a second time of killing an Iraqi civilian nearly a decade ago in one of the military’s longest-running war crime cases.

06/18/2015

Dozens of people rallied in Hollywood Saturday against war. (credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Anti-War Protesters Rally In Hollywood

Demonstrators were protesting US involvement in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and even Venezuela.

03/21/2015

NBC Anchor Brian Williams attends the season four premiere of "Girls" with his wife Jane Stoddard Williams in Jan. 2015. (Their daughter Allison Williams stars in the HBO show.) (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams Suspends Himself Temporarily

Weekend anchor Lester Holt will fill in.

02/07/2015

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Tribute To California’s Fallen Service Members Unveiled At Reagan Library

Service members who have died since the 9-11 terror attacks, and called California home, are being remembered in an exhibit unveiled Saturday morning at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.

01/31/2015

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Celebrities Under Fire Over Controversial Tweets About ‘American Sniper’ Film

A pair of celebrity personalities are under fire after making controversial remarks over the film “American Sniper” over Twitter.

01/19/2015

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Victorville Woman Makes Priceless Find 11 Years After Military Husband’s Death

Eleven years after her husband was killed in Iraq, a mother in Victorville has made a priceless find wrapped in the American flag that was given to her by the military.

12/10/2014

President Obama arrives to speak at ceremonies marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean war. (credit: Saul Loeb.Getty Images/AFP)

Rep. Schiff: Congress ‘Should Have A Vote’ On ISIS Military Action

A Southland lawmaker is calling for President Obama to seek Congressional authorization for any expanded military effort to confront violent Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.

09/09/2014

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Parents Of Journalist Murdered By Terrorists In 2002 React To ISIS Beheading

A video posted to social media Tuesday claimed to show the beheading of an American journalist by the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, who have been the targets of US airstrikes in Iraq over recent weeks.

08/19/2014

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SoCal Residents Fear For Family In Iraq As Violence Continues

Officials Saturday carried out a third round of U.S. airstrikes against Islamic state militants, leaving many people across Southern California concerned for family members in Iraq as the violence continues.

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Anti-War Protesters Gather Outside Downtown LA Veterans Hospital

A group of anti-war protesters Thursday gathered outside a veteran’s hospital in downtown Los Angeles just as President Obama announced he’s sending 300 military advisers to Iraq.

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Sally Toomlatai lost her son in the Iraq war in January 2007. (credit: CBS)

Mother Who Lost Son In Iraq War Reacts To President’s Decision Not To Return American Troops There

“He was my hero,” his mom says, choking back tears.

06/13/2014

Iraqi men take part in a demonstration to show their support for the call to arms by Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, in the central Shiite Muslim shrine city of Najaf on June 13, 2014. (Photo credit:  HAIDER HAMDANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Analyst: Fall Of Baghdad Would Make Current Gas Prices ‘Look Like A Bargain’

Oil industry analysts are warning a brewing civil war between Islamic militants in Iraq could potentially send gas prices soaring here in the Southland.

06/13/2014

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Iraqi-Born Religious Scholar Says Homeland Is On Verge Of Civil War

Imam Moustafa al-Qazwini, a religious scholar born in Iraq and living in Rowland Heights, said his homeland is on the verge of a civil war.

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