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British special forces soldier killed six Taliban in pitch-black, Viet Cong-style tunnel fight

Reports have surfaced of a 29-year-old British SAS sergeant’s fight against fleeing Taliban terrorists in an underground cave complex in Afghanistan …

Special Forces

A-list actor gives impassioned award acceptance speech about God’s love and prayer

Actor Chris Pratt delivered a powerful testimony of faith while accepting an award at Monday night’s MTV Movie Awards.<p>What did he say?<p>During his acceptance speech for the coveted Generation Award, the “Guardians of the Galaxy” star told those in attendance — and those tuned in via the live …

Award Shows

Leftists Claim Wounded Vet Working For ICE Has Nazi Tattoo. Then ICE Blisters Them.

On Sunday, social media was abuzz with a report that an employee of ICE, Justin Gaertner, a retired Marine corporal who had his legs blown off In …

Social Media

Minneapolis police regularly used ‘date rape drug’ on people in custody, report finds

Dozens of people were forcibly injected with ketamine, even if police had them handcuffed or strapped down.<p>Police in Minneapolis asked medical …

Justice

Valor Friday: 8 years ago, this Marine buttstroked a Taliban fighter to death with the enemy’s own weapon

The Marines of Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines were on a mounted patrol June 18, 2010, in Afghanistan’s Helmand province when their …

Military

American Soldier Killed In Somalia

A U.S. special operations soldier was killed in southwestern Somalia on Friday and four others were wounded when their team came under attack from insurgents.<p>According to the U.S. Africa Command, U.S. service members were with Somali forces in an operation aimed at clearing al-Shabab, a terrorist …

Extremism

'I just let loose.' Homeowner uses AK-47 to kill burglars who shot at his friend, cops say

A Memphis, Tenn., man's Friday night turned gruesome when he and a family friend came home to find two gunmen rummaging through the house.<p>"I see my …

Crime

Twice Deported Illegal Alien Re-Enters Country and Kills Daughter

Crime

Here are all the standard issue weapons given to US Marines

The US Marine Corps started issuing the Glock 19M pistol to marines, which they call the M007, in May 2017.<p>"The M007 has a smaller frame and is easier to conceal, making it a natural selection to meet the Marine Corps' conceal carry weapon requirement," Gunnery Sgt. Brian Nelson said in a November …

U.S. Marines

Senators Want $100 Million for New Marine Corps Light Attack Aircraft

The Senate Armed Services Committee has set aside millions for light attack aircraft, but this time not solely for the U.S. Air Force.<p>In its version …

Military

Okinawa-Based Marine Collapses, Dies During Training Run

A teenage Marine died May 25 during a training run on Okinawa -- just one week after arriving at his new duty station.<p>Donavan Macura, 19, of …

Military

The Busboy Who Cradled A Dying RFK Recalls Those Final Moments

Infamous photographs, taken seconds after Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot on June 5, 1968, show him lying on the floor of the Ambassador Hotel's kitchen. A teenage busboy kneels beside him, cradling the senator's head.<p>That busboy was Juan Romero.<p>Kennedy was running for president and had just won …

Robert F. Kennedy

Injured in Training or Injured in Combat? It Makes a Difference in Access to Care

Parker Dial was a 21-year-old Marine on his way to Iraq in 2007 when his unit stopped in Kuwait for final training before going into combat. That training included a variety of shoulder-fired rockets, and Mr. Dial shot five in one day.<p>He said he didn’t feel the effects of the first few rockets. …

Military

An Indignant Dog Left Waiting In the Car Yells at the Top of His Lungs In Beautiful Operatic Voice

When a rather vocal and indignant French Bulldog in Austin, Texas named Walter was left waiting in the car while his human engaged in conversation, …

Opera

Woman flashes boob on Google Maps

A tourist has reportedly added a racy video of her bare breast to a remote road on Google Maps, sending locals into a fluster — and racking up …

Google Maps

Legendary Marine Behind Iconic Photo From Iraq Retires and Gives the Most Badass Speech About America

On Friday of last week, Sgt. Maj. Bradley Kasal retired from the Marine Corps after 34 years of service. Kasal is well-known as he was photographed …

Military

Courage and Compassion: A Memorial Day Story

If you were a civilian and a friend of his, you called him Willy. If you were not a civilian, you addressed him as “Sir” or “Colonel.” To the United …

Memorial Day

US Marines' bravery celebrated 100 years after French battle

BELLEAU, France (AP) — High-ranking military officials from the United States, France and Germany took part in Memorial Day ceremonies at an American cemetery in France on Sunday to mark the centennial of the battle of Belleau Wood, a turning point in World War I and a key moment in U.S. Marine …

Military

The Marine who died and the doc who gave his all in trying to save him

“Corpsman up!”<p>It’s a call that echoes across every battlefield Marines have ventured for two centuries. It’s been answered by sailors, …

Military

About 40 US soldiers held off hundreds of Russian mercenaries in a brutal firefight in Syria

Roughly 40 US commandos held off about 500 forces loyal to the Syrian government and President Bashar Assad — including Russian mercenaries — in an intense firefight in early February, The New York Times reported Thursday, citing interviews and newly obtained documents.<p>According to the report, the …

Middle East

BREAKING: Armed Citizen Kills Mass Shooter At Oklahoma Restaurant

An armed citizen shot and killed a mass shooter at a restaurant in Oklahoma on Thursday after the gunman walked in and opened fire, hitting several …

Extremism

Gunman at Oklahoma restaurant shot dead by bystander

(Reuters) - A gunman who wounded two people in an Oklahoma restaurant on Thursday was shot dead by a bystander when he walked outside the business, authorities said.<p>The gunman opened fire when he entered a Louie's restaurant in Oklahoma City's Lake Hefner district on Thursday evening, wounding two …

Oklahoma

Military Hero John Chapman’s Incredible Story To Come To Big Screen, Courtesy Of Thruline Entertainment

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> It was one of the most poignant and heartbreaking stories to come out of the U.S. forces’ fight against Al-Qaeda. Air Force Combat …

Hollywood

SEAL who shot bin Laden: Want to truly honor a veteran on Armed Forces Day? Here's how

We are celebrating Armed Forces Week. Did you know that? Celebrating might be a bit of a stretch. Many of us aren't even aware that there IS an Armed Forces Week and that's okay. It begins on the second Saturday of May and ends on the third Sunday, right before Memorial Day. You know: the day where …

Trump on Texas school shooting: 'This has been going on too long in our country'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump said Friday that mass shootings have been "going on too long in our country" as he offered his first public remarks on the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas.<p>"Unfortunately, I have to begin by expressing our sadness and heartbreak over the deadly shooting …

Santa Fe

Woman caught on camera pooping on floor at Tim Hortons and throwing it at employee

A woman was caught on camera defecating on the floor of a Tim Hortons restaurant in Canada and then throwing her excrement at an employee, according to surveillance footage and authorities.<p>The woman, whose name has not been released, was arrested by Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Langley, British …

Tim Hortons

The Untold Story of Robert Mueller's Time in Combat

One day in the summer of 1969, a young Marine lieutenant named Bob Mueller arrived in Hawaii for a rendezvous with his wife, Ann. She was flying in …

Military

The U.S. Merchant Marine Fleet Is Dying

The once-mighty U.S. Merchant Marine fleet has nearly collapsed under the weight of high labor costs, zigzagging federal policies and intense …

The U.S. Marine Corps Is Restructuring Its Ground Combat Forces

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sniper crawled nearly 2 miles to kill one enemy general

In one of his last missions on a tour in Vietnam, he crawled nearly two miles to kill a Vietnamese general and escape.