There's a gun nut in Alabama named Mike Rogers who represents the 3rd Congressional District, an area which includes the town of Anniston. And every gun nut like me knows Anniston because it's the headquarters of the Civilian Marksmanship Program, aka the CMP. Show More Summary
Feet don’t fail me now! The following video shows the last of the Iraqi army fleeing Ramadi. The western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday fell to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria after the militants relentlessly bombarded the … Continue reading ?
American airstrikes cannot compensate for divisions and distrust between the Shiite majority and Sunni minority
President Obama is banning the feds from handing out certain types of military weaponry to local police departments, White House officials have announced. The move comes after the nation got an eyeful of what that Army gear looks like...Show More Summary
"Sir, don't go out that far," the soldier warned. It was 2010, and Jeffrey Brown, a Pentagon auditor, was walking with an American army escort through Nangarhar University in Jalalabad, an Afghan city near the Pakistani border. TheyShow More Summary
April 1939. "Salvation Army, San Francisco, California. Unemployed young men pause a moment to loiter and watch, and then pass on." Large format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange. View full size.
Don’t cross her — or her army of famous female friends.
Defence and foreign affairs ministers removed as army is deployed to quell protests in the capital Bujumbura.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed a decree to recognize the members of the nationalist Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA) as freedom fighters.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Heavy clashes between Syria's army and insurgents erupted around a military base south of Idlib city on Monday as part of a wider battle for control of the northwestern province, Syrian state television and a group monitoring the war said.
The Kids Aren't All Right Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com MALAKAL, South Sudan -- I didn’t really think he was going to shoot me. There was no anger in his eyes. His finger may not have been anywhere near the trigger. He didn’t draw a bead on me. Show More Summary
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants advanced east on Monday from the Iraqi city of Ramadi toward an army base where Shi'ite paramilitaries were massing for a counter-offensive, witnesses and a military officer said. The Habbaniya base is located around 30 km (20 miles) east of Ramadi along the road to the Iraqi capital Baghdad.
As the economic calendar slowly picks up following the NFP lull, we are looking at a busy week both globally and in the US, where an army of Fed speakers culminates with a Yellen speech on Friday at 1pm in Rhode Island. As DB notes, the start to the week is rather quiet with just May NAHB housing market index in the US. Show More Summary
It should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing that he announced his H&M collaboration via selfie at last night's Billboard Awards. Two of his favorite muses, Kendall Jenner and Jourdan Dunn, wore looks from the collaboration, which won't be available to mere mortals until November... More »
"I’d never seen anything like it, so I pulled out my phone and tried to surreptitiously take a few photos. Not surreptitiously enough, though." MALAKAL, South Sudan -- I didn’t really think he was going to shoot me. There was no anger...Show More Summary
Yesterday, we wrote about this Chalice Zeitner person who we helped expose about a year and a half ago as a phony. She said that she had years of service in the Marines and the Army Reserve, but her FOIA showed only two months of service and entry-level discharge. Zeitner was arrested in Georgia on […]
Delta Force, the U.S. Army’s elite squad, went into Syria and killed top Islamic State/ISIS commander Abu Sayyaf along with 11 other militants. The raid also resulted in the capture of his Sayyaf’s wife and a treasure trove of intelligence material.
VICE News embedded with Lithuania's army as it carried out simulation warfare against fictional rebels, preparing for a peacetime attack from the East, which it believes is highly likely.