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What happened to Red Jacket Firearms?

As I was in Louisiana apart of a road trip this past week, I decided to check into Red Jacket Firearms, just because they happened to be within the …

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Trump administration moves to ban funds to clinics that perform abortions<p>WH: School safety commission 'activated' in wake of Texas school …

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U.S. halts military exercise with South Korea

<i>UPDATE: Military exercise in South Korea resumes amid tensions</i><p>WASHINGTON — U.S. defense officials say America's annual military exercise with South …

Isil jihadists blow up tower tombs at Syria's Palmyra

Three of the best preserved and most beautiful tower tombs are latest Islamic State targets for demolition in Syria's ancient desert city of Palmyra<p>Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) militants have blown up three funerary towers in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, continuing a drawn-out …

3 Young Men Thwart a Terrorist Attack on Paris-Bound Train

This is straight out of a movie.<p><i>The New York Times</i> reports Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler, and Alek Skarlatos are three 23-year-old Americans who thwarted a potential terrorist attack aboard a high-speed train carrying 500 passengers from Amsterdam to Paris yesterday.<p>The trio were less than an hour …

In pictures: Moncton manhunt under way after three police officers killed

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Pakistani woman survives after being shot for marrying for love | Reuters

LAHORE Pakistan (Reuters) - An 18-year-old Pakistani has survived being shot and thrown in a canal by her family for marrying the man she loved, police said, weeks after the “honor killing” of another woman drew worldwide condemnation.<p>Saba Maqsood, 18, lies on a hospital bed in Hafizabad in Punjab …

General from Camp Pendleton nominated to be next Marine commandant

A Marine general with ties to Camp Pendleton has been nominated to become the next commandant of the Marine Corps, the<p>Pentagonannounced Thursday.<p>President Barack Obama has nominated Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. to be the 36th commandant, succeeding Gen. James Amos, who is set to retire this fall as …

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No injuries after military jet crashes in Southern California neighborhood

Three homes were damaged, but Marine officials said no one was injured Wednesday after a jet crashed in a Southern California desert community.<p>1st Lt. Jose Negrete said the pilot ejected safely and was taken to a hospital for evaluation.<p>The Harrier AV-8B went down at 4:20 p.m. in Imperial, a city …

Brazil police in spotlight as World Cup looms | Latin America

<b>Brasilia, Brazil -</b> Violent protests are the number-one threat during the World Cup tournament, according to military police officials in Rio de Janeiro.<p>But deficiencies in policing such as inadequate training and lack of accountability have raised serious concerns among rights groups that even …

Deadly fighting continues in Ukraine as Putin celebrates Victory Day in Crimea

Three people were killed in a gunfight and rebels set a police station on fire in eastern Ukraine Friday, as Russian President Vladimir Putin hailed the return of Crimea to Russia in a military celebration marking victory over Nazi Germany.<p>Tens of thousands gathered in the Crimean port of …

The American Jihadist: Eric Harroun In His Own Words

13 Disquieting Photos Of Armed Russians Surrounding Ukrainian Soldiers In Crimea

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov claims that the troops controlling Ukraine's Crimea peninsula are "self-defense forces created by the inhabitants of Crimea, we have no authority over them."<p>That is probably false.<p>The Interpreter has listed several examples of these …

Ukraine Says 80,000 Russian Soldiers And 270 Tanks Are Threatening A 'Full-Scale Invasion'

"Ukraine today is facing the threat of a full-scale invasion from various directions," he said, according to The New York Times.<p>Ukraine's acting president, Oleksandr V. Turchynov, stated earlier that he believed Russian forces massed near the border were "ready to intervene in Ukraine at …

Russian jet taunts US warship in Black Sea standoff

WASHINGTON — A Russian fighter jet made multiple close-range passes near an American warship in the Black Sea for more than 90 minutes Saturday amid …

Are two rotor heads better than one?

Ask anyone to draw a picture of a helicopter, and in nearly every case they’ll sketch the classic “conventional” configuration with a single main …

Fukushima Families Return to Homes in 'Hot Zone'

The completion of decontamination work allowed residents of a small part of the Fukushima exclusion zone to return home Tuesday, just over three years after they were forced into exile.<p>The reopening of the Miyakoji area of Tamura, a city inland from the wrecked nuclear station, marks a tiny step …

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Report: British Army Sniper's Single Shot Kills 6 Taliban

A shot fired by a British Army sniper at a suspected Taliban fighter in Afghanistan last December ended up killing not just the man in the marksman's sights but also five other men who were thought to be militant soldiers, <i>The Telegraph</i> reports.<p>News of the unidentified sniper's shot is just being …

Bad weather interrupts search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet

BEIJING -- Planes searching for missing<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370<p>were grounded Thursday because of stormy conditions off the coast of Australia in another frustrating delay in the protracted search.<p>A<p>U.S. NavyP-8 Poseidon aircraft scheduled to join the search in the afternoon was grounded, and …

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Kenyan police park massive car bomb outside their offices after missing explosives in vehicle

Officers overlook six pipe-bombs, guns, detonators, ammunition in Somali suspected terror plotter’s Toyota four-wheel-drive<p><b>Kenyan</b>police failed to realise that a car that they impounded from a Somali man and stored outside their anti-terror unit offices for a week was packed full of explosives …

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Special Report: Iraqi forces, images testify to atrocities in new fighting | Reuters

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The video shows a male corpse lying in the dirt, one end of a rope tied around his legs, the other fastened to the back of an armored Humvee.<p>A still image made from undated footage posted on the YouTube social media website shows a suspected member of the al Qaeda-linked Islamic …