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Wars and Battles Throughout History

A Primer on the Major Wars That Shaped the Modern World<p>Since the dawn of time, wars and battles have had a significant impact on the course of …

1967 war: Six days that changed the Middle East

<b>Fifty years ago, war broke out between Israel and its neighbours. The conflict lasted just six days but its effect would last to the present day.</b><p>At the end of 1948, Israel's Arab neighbours had invaded to try to destroy the new state, and failed. The Egyptian army had been beaten, but a force …

Israel

Paracord Weaves

Cast Concrete Bench<p>Canoe Paddle - Custom Cherry Wood Paddle<p>Homemade Pontoon Boat<p>Rockets Class<p>Fishtail??? All were snake names except for #8.... That …

Homemade

9 Easy-to-Use Budget Templates

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Whether you're single, part of a couple, or even head of a large family, creating a budget is a great way to track expenses and income to keep you on track toward your financial goals. Although a simple home budget worksheet can be scribbled out with plain pencil, paper, …

Personal Finance

11 killer Android features you are not using, but should

Android is stacked with so many tools and configuration options, we often overlook some of its most useful features. Sometimes they’re hiding in …

Android News

Here's How the Smartest Employees Manage Their Boss | Inc.com

You may not like having a boss. But until you're ready to go out on your own, having a boss will be a fact of life. Your interactions with that boss will determine the quality of your life at work, as well as the progression of your career. It's an important relationship to get right.<p>Though it may …

Employment

The 8 HR Analytics Every Manager Should Know About

It goes without saying that people are vital to the success of any company. There’s no doubt that any business which can attract the right competencies, manage talent effectively, utilize capacity efficiently, and retain employees is setting itself up for long-term success.<p>HR departments are …

Human Resources

How to Develop Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a scene at the beginning of <i>The Bourne Identity</i> where the film’s protagonist is sitting in a diner, trying to figure out who he is and why he …

Self Defense

America's best sniper ever

<i>In this excerpt from "T</i> <i>he Red Circle: My Life in the Navy SEAL Sniper Corps and How I Trained America's Deadliest Marksmen," former Navy SEAL sniper instructor Brandon Webb describes the deadliest sniper in US military history.</i><p>Everything I'd experienced in the navy up to this point, from those …

12 Mind Tricks That Make People Like You And Help You Get Ahead

When you’re working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won’t make you a Jedi, but using the brain’s natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you …

Body Language

It’s Time to Learn About the Wide Variety of Military Watches Worth Collecting

Collectors love military watches. It's as simple as that. Naval dive watches, like the Rolex Submariners used by the British Ministry of Defense and …

Watches

‘Too dumb’: Ex-US intelligence chief blames Iraq War, poor strategy for rise of ISIS

The former commander of US Special Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq said that without the Iraq war, the Islamic State wouldn’t exist today, according …

U.S. to Deploy Special Ops Force to Iraq to Pressure ISIS

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday the U.S. military will deploy a specialized expeditionary targeting force to Iraq to launch unilateral …

Knife-Wielding Robbery Suspect Had It All Planned Out — but He Learned Too Late His ‘Victim’ Was an Army Soldier

A would-be robber posing as a plumber at a Colorado hotel was no match for an armed U.S. solider.<p>Photo credit: Shutterstock<p>According to KXRM-TV, 43-year-old Phillip McCoy was checking the plumbing in the hallway of Hotel Elegante around noon Monday when he asked to enter a guest’s room — a guest …

5 huge myths about Russia's military intervention in Syria

Putin has created a false narrative about the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) to disguise the true objectives behind Russia's intervention Syria and is using this narrative to manipulate the international community.<p>Putin encapsulated this false narrative in his UN speech calling for an …