Lisa Laidley places a rose on the casket of her son, U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Ramon Morris, during his burial service at Arlington National Cemetery on January 23, 2015. Morris died on December 12, 2014 from injuries caused by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan. By Win McNamee/Getty Images.
The Lebanese army command announced the death of Five Army soldiers including one officer and the wounding of 16 wounded others in the clashes with Islamist militants in the outskirts of Ras Ras Baalbek near the northeastern border with Syria. Show More Summary
The U.S. Army specialist who shot and killed three soldiers last year at Ft. Hood, Texas, before taking his own life showed "no clear warning signs" that he might commit a violent act before the April attack, according to a report made public on Friday.
The former Army captain and West Point graduate has a message for outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel: End the military's ban on open service by transgender Americans. read more
At the beginning of January, Architecture for Humanity closed its doors, surprising the design world and an army of volunteers around the world. Tension had, apparently, been brewing for months and many within headquarters knew that all was not well - but
Jana Duggar is the eldest of the many Duggar daughters, but while her sisters are off getting married and having kids, Jana remains at home, caring for her army of younger siblings. Many 19 Kids and Counting fans have expressed concern...Show More Summary
Even some of us non-hockey fans find the story of the “Miracle on Ice” deeply moving. We've certainly heard it recounted many, many times — how a scrappy, underdog U.S. team made up of amateurs and college kids defeated the seeming indestructible Soviets at the Lake Placid Olympics in 1980,... More »
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As Hun Sen celebrated his 30th year at the helm of Cambodia, his top security official says, 'Speaking frankly, I learned from Hitler'. In a rare interview on the domestic peace process, Myanmar army chief Min Aung Hlaing expressed doubts...Show More Summary
An earlier version of this article misstated the name of the country whose army chased Tommy Caldwell’s kidnappers. As the article correctly noted elsewhere, Caldwell was in Kyrgyzstan, not Kyrzbekistan, which does not exist. Source....Show More Summary
A film that offers a new perspective on the Cold War, Soviet Russia, and the power of sport.
It was 65 years ago that Nathan Clark created the iconic desert boot for family label Clarks, after seeing off-duty Army officers sport a similar style while in Burma. The two-piece suede upper and crepe sole allowed for a comfortable … The post Clarks 65th Anniversary Special Edition Maple Suede Boot appeared first on Selectism.
Just when we were trying to remember what that retro gaming controller from our teenage years was called, we hear this. The famous NES controller is giving its army of loyalists a.. This isn’t Famicon’s Player One, it’s a damn cool battery pack! is a post from The latest in tech and gadgets - Newlaunches.com.
Emotionally charged, viscerally exciting and consistently enlightening, Gabe Polsky’s “Red Army” is a sports documentary like no other. Though it centers on an elite Soviet hockey team of the 1980s and ‘90s, it uses that lens to refract...Show More Summary
JP Sherman from RedHat is the featured guest on Marketing Nerds this week. JP started off in the US Army and spent time building malaria awareness all over the world. JP has since discovered how to reach all kinds of audiences online and moved in in-house with RedHat, where he focuses on internal and onsite search. Show More Summary
Character Profile Edea Lee, Guard Knight Captain, Eternian Army In Bravely Default, after coming to harbor doubts about the methods of her unit, Edea fled the Eternian army and joined up with Agnes as she toured the world. Having helped...Show More Summary
American soldiers will deploy to Ukraine this spring to begin training four companies of the Ukrainian National Guard, the head of US Army Europe Lt. Gen Ben Hodges said during his first visit to Kiev on Wednesday.The number of troops...Show More Summary
"Red Army" is a deceptive name for a charming documentary. Even if you know it's the story of a legendary hockey team and not the fierce Soviet-era military machine, you will be surprised by its sociopolitical and personal content and the engaging way it tells its story.
He’s always had a heart of gold so when Bradley Cooper got an opportunity to show some love to disabled veterans, he jumped all over it. The “American Hustle” hunk headed over to the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio and screened...Show More Summary
A report commissioned by the Israeli branch of Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) has accused the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) of carrying out a series of human rights abuses during the Gaza conflict in the summer 2014. The group have...Show More Summary