A big-hearted couple who once lived off food discarded from grocery stores have given the Salvation Army in Minnesota half a million reasons to feel happy this Christmas. They dropped a check for $500,000 into one of the organization's...Show More Summary
He reportedly claimed to admire the Army of God, an anti-abortion extremist group that justifies their actions by citing the Christian Bible. The post Yes, The Planned Parenthood Shooter Is A ‘Christian Terrorist’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
As more information emerges about his religious fanaticism and admiration for anti-choice domestic terror groups, it's no longer possible to deny that Robert Lewis Dear deliberately chose to attack the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic. “Turn to JESUS or burn in hell,” he wrote on one site on Oct. Show More Summary
Last year, Slate’s Jordan Weissmann observed that the rise of e-payments might be changing the way we tip. At coffee shops where we once might have tossed our change into a jar, services like Square now prompt us to pay much more. This...Show More Summary
When the Soviet Union collapsed in late 1991, the newly independent states within its former domain inherited enormous stockpiles of weapons the Red Army left behind. One of the most interesting cases involved the air force of the tiny former Soviet republic of Moldova. The new republic’s inventory consisted of 34...
According to many analysts, Syrian president Bashar Al Assad seeks only to protect his capital, the country’s heartland and the supply chains linking them. In other words, as this argument goes, Assad is fighting only for survival, as without these three territories his regime would collapse. But in fact, he wants much more....
The couple wanted to return the favor after receiving charity earlier in their lives
Army Sgt. 1st Class Chad Corey received a monetary award for his potential money-saving suggestion to improve the maintenance process for up-armored Humvees and other vehicles.
T'is the season of giving! Communities will come together in food shelters, salvation armies and all kinds of charities with the spirit of giving back. This Tuesday December 3rd is also #GivingTuesday the global day of giving. Although...Show More Summary
Everyone is going crazy for the uniforms Navy will be wearing for this year’s Army-Navy game. And rightfully so. The best thing about (...)
A lieutenant colonel, Ernst served more than 20 years in the U.S. Army Reserves and Iowa Army National Guard. Ernst served as company commander in Kuwait and Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.
PARIS (Reuters) - Human rights groups are demanding that French soldiers active in Rwanda in 1994 be formally put under investigation on suspicion of complicity in the genocide at that time.
A second arrest has been made in connection with the theft of weapons from a U.S. Army Reserve Center in Worcester.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The NATO allies decided on Tuesday to hold alliance troop levels in Afghanistan steady at about 12,000 next year and launched a campaign to fund the 350,000 Afghan forces it hopes can some day secure the country against Taliban militants.
Alex used his uncanny sense of smell to find improvised explosive devices in the Zahri district of Kandahar. Archie engaged in a gun battle against Taliban militants as part of the US Army 67th Engineer Detachment. And Altos was injured...Show More Summary
One couple to decided to pay it forward in a big way this Thanksgiving when they left a $500,000 check in a Salvation Army donation kettle outside a Cub Foods grocery store in Rosemount, Minnesota, on Saturday The couple, who prefers...Show More Summary
For more than a decade, a Russian army deserter was believed dead and buried—until he turned up recently hiding out in the woods in a remote eastern part of the country, the Guardian reports. A police spokeswoman said Monday that cops on the Kamchatka peninsula hauled in a 30-year-old...
Pro-democracy icon expected to discuss transfer of power with President Thein Sein and army commander Min Aung Hlaing.
E tu, Cher? It has happened. Cher has joined the seemingly endless army of fear mongers in refusing to welcome Syrian refugees due to fears of a terrorist threat. The Tweet: Translation: Visa waiver not safe for America. We are at war with people who want to come to America to kill Americans. Why make […]
'These nations are not the most populous nations, they don't have big armies'