National Guard

Bismarck-based Guard unit might be called to Middle East

About 15 North Dakota Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the Bismarck-based 957th Engineer Company have been notified that they might be called …

Business

NTSB: Design flaw caused small plane crash, killing 2

Investigators say a design flaw caused a single-engine plane heading from New York to Florida to crash into the Caribbean Sea, killing both occupants.<p>…

Aviation

S.C. Highway Patrolman saves baby’s life during routine traffic stop

A young South Carolina State Trooper saved the life of a three-month-old boy during what started out as a routine traffic stop.<p>“It was just a normal …

Portland, OR

Brave Response Holster: The most comfortable, highest capacity Concealed Weapons Holster in the world

I am constantly looking for a new and better holster. I have several boxes full of holsters for different guns and uses. On most days while not at …

Self Defense

Iowa man who saved child from drowning will be honored during Iowa, Nebraska game

An Iowa man will be honored Friday for saving the life of an 8-year-old girl who was alone and struggling to keep her head above water at Lake …

Des Moines

US conducts airstrikes on Afghanistan opium labs

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US conducted airstrikes targeting opium processing labs in Afghanistan Sunday, Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Michael Andrews tells CNN.<p>The airstrikes were part of a joint US-Afghan operation targeting drug facilities in Taliban-controlled areas in northern Helmand Province.<p>Three of the …

Military

Standing Rock spirit alive and well on Cheyenne Territory

<b>Dennis Ward</b> <b><br>APTN News</b><br>There has been speculation of many new Standing Rock protests popping up and around the globe.<p>In 2016, thousands of people from …

Injustice

1st Woman to Hold National Guard's Top Enlisted Post

ALBANY, N.Y. — A 23-year veteran of the U.S. military now serving as the top enlisted leader of the New York Army and Air National Guard is the first …

Military

Military Photo of the Day: A Family Reunited at Last

An Army National Guard soldier reunites with his family after 318 days conducting combat operations in the Middle East on November 8, 2017, in …

Conservative View

Hawaii's Air National Guard is always training, including for this high-risk ballet at 25,000 feet

PHOTOS: Sand sculptures in Waikiki<p>PHOTOS: Sand sculptures in Waikiki<p>PHOTOS: Hawaiian Air welcome first Airbus A321neo<p>PHOTOS: Hawaiian Air welcome …

Hawaii

Air National Guard Strikes Hard at ‘Combat Hammer’ Exercise

DUKE FIELD, Fla., Nov. 17, 2017 — Airmen with Air National Guard units from Texas, New York, Iowa, Ohio, California, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, …

Military

The author, Todd Miller taking a selfie in the Textron Aviation Defense Scorpion Jet over Virgina, USA. Courtesy of The Aviationist

To many, the Textron Aviation Defense LLC Scorpion is an enigma.<p>Though it has capability overlap, the Scorpion is not a traditional Fighter, Attack, Reconnaissance, Observation, or Trainer, nor is it designed to replace any existing platform. To understand it, one must look to the Scorpion as a …

Aerospace

Holiday tree dedicated to Wisconsin troops trimmed at governor's mansion

Photos: Holiday tree dedicated to Wisconsin troops<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these photo …

Conservative View

uniformed-services-faq

Protections for Members of the Military Armed Forces: Frequently Asked Questions<p><b>Q. Who is protected under the Law?</b><br>A. The law protects those who are …

Veterans

Fighting ISIS: On the Ramp at Al Udeid Air Base

A B-52 strategic bomber assigned to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Sqdn. sits on the flight line. The B-52 squadron supports the troops on the ground in …

Military

Trump Pentagon nominee who called gun laws 'insane' has a history of being outspoken

Dean Winslow, who is President Trump’s pick to lead the military healthcare system, seemed to know he was wading into treacherous political waters …

See the heartwarming moment a National Guard pilot surprises his daughters at school

Chief Warrant Officer Joshua Chason returned home early from Afghanistan just in time for Veterans Day.<p>Click on the video above to see the …

Upstate South Carolina

One Texas Town. Two Dozen Funerals.

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas—Nearly a week after a gunman slaughtered worshipers at a small Baptist church here, this community is beginning to bury its dead as it enters a long mourning period with a succession of funerals for family and friends.<p>Twenty-six people died, including an unborn child, and …

News (U.S.)

Wounded veteran finds strength through Giants Pride

From 1982-92, Long Island native Jan Mead served in the Army as a Specialist E-4, first as a radio operator and later in army supply and as a weapons …

Eli Manning

Essential California: The race for California governor could be close

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s <b>Friday, Nov. 10,</b> and here’s what’s happening across California:<p><b>TOP STORIES</b><p><b>Checking in on state politics</b><p>Californians overwhelmingly support <b>Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s reelection bid, and she is far better known than her top rival,</b> …

California

Lehner to pay tribute to fallen officer prior to game vs. Panthers

"It's been a huge presence here," Lehner said. "You really felt the loss through Buffalo the last weeks. I have a few friends that told me a lot …

Phil Housley

Jamie Feger - Army, Army National Guard

Jamie Feger, Air Traffic Safety Inspector at FAA shares her story:<p><b>When, where and what branch of military did you serve in?</b><p>Army 1996-2000; Maryland …

Chose

Congress must continue to work together to serve our veterans

In the 241 years since our nation’s founding, countless American heroes have raised their right hands and sworn an oath to support and defend our …

Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans in Residence

On Her Company, Savanna Sandals<p>"During my deployment in the Air National guard in Northern Africa, one of the main things I noticed was the …

Veterans

'Ready and resilient' recognized at Veterans Breakfast

LEICESTER - Quoting Calvin Coolidge, who said, "The nation which forgets its defenders will itself be forgotten," Lt. Col. Shannon McLaughlin added, …

Veterans

Giants team with Puppies Behind Bars to support vets

GIANTS TEAM WITH PUPPIES BEHIND BARS TO SUPPORT VETS BY MATT COHEN Dogs are man’s best friend for a reason, and one special organization is using …

Seattle Seahawks

As Protests Increase, National Guard Ready to Crack Down

<b>Experts Speak of Sharp Increase in Number of Protests in Russia</b> <br>Delovoi Peterburg<br>November 7, 2017<p>According to a report by the Center for Economic and …

Russia

5 Best Credit Cards for Military Members and Their Families

Balance transfers and cash advances are charged a fee up to 3 percent. The cash advance fee is waived when you transfer funds electronically to a …

Personal Finance

Dan Rather - What Unites Us - Book Review

Dan Rather has enjoyed something of a renaissance recently, emerging as the leading force behind News and Guts, an online outlet that provides …

Book Reviews

After 10 years as a financial planner, my richest clients always ask me the same surprising question

• <b>Jeff Rose, a certified financial planner based in Nashville, Tennessee, shared the one question his richest clients ask most often.</b>• <b><br>The rich worry about having enough money to get through old age while also leaving a legacy behind.</b>• <b><br>Even if you have millions of dollars in the bank, it can be difficult</b> …

Wealth