Syria

accused terrorist

Nicholas Teausant’s Mother: ‘He’s Not A Terrorist.’

A 20-year-old California man has been arrested near the Canadian border in Washington state and charged with attempting to travel to Syria to fight alongside Islamic extremists, federal prosecutors said Monday.

03/17/2014

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Navy Sailor And Fiancée Married At Reno-Tahoe International Airport

A U.S. Navy sailor married his high school sweetheart on Tuesday in Reno-Tahoe International Airport, just moments after returning from an 11-month deployment off the coast of war-torn Syria.

11/19/2013

Tim McCarthy

Former U.N. Inspector Not Optimistic With Syrian Chemical Weapon Agreement

On Monday, inspectors from the United Nations are expected to release their findings from the Syrian chemical attack that killed 1,400 men, women and children.

09/15/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Cancels Calif. Trip To Focus On Syria

The White House says President Barack Obama has canceled a trip to California to focus on his administration’s response to chemical weapons use in Syria.

09/05/2013

Syria Sacramento

Sacramento Reaction Mixed On Intervening In Syrian Conflict

Local lawmakers are divided over whether or not the U.S. should get involved militarily in Syria. The debate has also spilled onto the streets of Sacramento.

09/04/2013

syrian locals

Syrian American Council Member Living In Sacramento: ‘This Is Hell On Earth’

As President Obama seeks congressional support for an attack on Syria, two local Syrian men say they support the president’s order to take military action.

08/31/2013

Keith David Watenpaugh

UC Davis Professor Shares Syrian Experience, Insight Into Present Conflict

Watenpaugh, an associated professor at UC Davis, spent several years in Syria. He says with millions of people already pushed from their homes, action is needed.

08/30/2013

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: In Clear Victory Obama Shows Romney Isn’t Ready To Be Commander-In-Chief

What was most clear tonight, though, is that Mitt Romney has no idea how the world works and the Office of the President is no place for on the job training.

10/23/2012

Syrian Protest

Rally Held In Downtown Sacramento Against Syrian Government

A rally in downtown Sacramento was held today to protest the Syrian government.

12/17/2011