U.S. Marines

South Korea Has a Secret Weapon If North Korea Starts a War

In modern Korea’s relatively short history, amphibious warfare has played a key and pivotal role. The United Nations essentially liberated South …

North Korea

U.S. military to conduct drills near North Korea involving 230 warplanes and 12,000 soldiers

The U.S. and South Korean militaries are set to hold a massive drill on the Korean Peninsula in early December amid heightened tensions with Kim Jong …

North Korea

74 years ago, US Marines Waded into 'the Toughest Battle in Marine Corps History' — Here are 25 photos of the Brutal Fight for Tarawa

By the fall of 1943, Japanese forces had been ejected from Alaska's Aleutian Islands in the North Pacific, and the Solomon Islands in the South …

Military History

Woman Raises Over $300,000 For Homeless Man Who Gave Her His Last $20

While she didn’t have cash to repay him at the time, McClure told The Philadelphia Inquirer that she and her boyfriend returned to Johnny’s spot …

Canadian News

1954 Jaguar XK120 SE

This 1954 Jaguar XK120 SE is a modified example that has remained with its owner for over 40 years. The seller purchased the car as a non-running …

Classic Cars

Toys for Tots ensures Christmas gifts for WNC Kids

Black Friday shopping will fill thousands of homes with Christmas gifts. But some families have a hard time keeping their budgets in the black this …

Kids

Australia hedges bets on US in foreign-policy balancing act

SYDNEY -- A new foreign policy charter drawn up by the Australian government reveals a key U.S. ally beset by doubts about America's staying power in …

China

VMware Community #vAllStars - VMware Blogs

On this Thanksgiving Eve in the US, it is easy to recount the things for which I am grateful: my family, my friends, my health, etc. Monday will be 6 …

Vmware

WATCH: Drunk US Marines Uttering Racial Slurs, Investigation Underway

A shocking footage shared by an African-American activist and teacher from New Jersey on Nov. 18 allegedly reveals some U.S. Marine Corps uttering …

News (U.S.)

Australia calls for US engagement in region amid China rise

Australia warned on Thursday against American disengagement from Asia at a time of rising Chinese power as traditional US allies grow nervous about …

South China Sea

Hard-headed foreign affairs blueprint praised as US bombers set to arrive in Australia

Leading strategic scholars have backed what they say is a hard-headed and realistic new foreign policy blueprint, with one expert saying the strong …

International Relations

How a holiday trip to Vietnam in 1969 changed local radio legend Larry Morrow

CLEVELAND - In the late 1960’s Larry Morrow and WIXY 1260 AM were the kings of local radio.<p>“We had the highest ratings in Cleveland and the highest …

Cleveland

When Homeless Man Helps Woman With His Last $20, She Repays Him 100-Fold

When Homeless Man Helps Woman With His Last $20, She Repays Him...<p>Kate McClure had never run out of gas before – so when she pushed the limits of her …

Good News

Indian navy the odd man out in Asia's 'Quad' alliance

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Trump administration is pushing security ties between the United States, India, Japan and Australia, but the revival of the Asian "Quad" must overcome lingering mistrust in New Delhi towards its allies that hampers genuine military cooperation.<p>Joint naval drills have been …

World News

WWII Veteran Couple Married for Seven Decades Dies on the Same Day

Two lovebirds who married each other after serving in World War II passed away within hours of each other last month, after sharing one last nap …

Military

Woman raises money for homeless veteran who spent his last $20 to help her

PHILADELPHIA (AP/WHDH) — A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia is raising money to help …

Homelessness

Sterling Rope PICO Rescue Kit: The ultimate compact lifting tool

I gained interest in rock climbing and mountaineering in the Marine Corps, starting with a very miserable trip to the Mountain Warfare Training …

Marine Corps pilot, young sons, thankful after crash landing on Annapolis highway

The engine of the recreational airplane trembled a half-mile above the gray Chesapeake Bay. The pilot checked his flight instruments and glanced at …

Aviation

Monty Tech Junior ROTC cadets reach out to Texans in need

FITCHBURG — Retired U.S. Marine Corps First Sgt. Paul Jornet said he has told the story countless times of participating in the Valor Walkers team a …

Military

Eight military personnel just survived an air crash in water. Here's how their training probably saved them

Training saves lives.<p>We gained new evidence of this truth Wednesday, when at least eight of 11 passengers survived a U.S. Navy aircraft crash in the …

Military

Australia needs to reach out to the US and other Asian nations to keep the peace, blueprint warns

Australia's first foreign policy blueprint in 14 years calls for greater ambition in "shaping the character of our region" by keeping the United …

Manus Island

US marines use attack helicopters to pick up missing mobile phone from pub

Maarines were able to swiftly retrieve the phone by flying helicopters instead of a 30-minute drive.<p>Leaving your mobile phone behind in a pub is a …

Mobile

Inside the Beltway: Vietnam veterans challenge Ken Burns

They just aren’t comfortable with “The Vietnam War,” the ambitious documentary by filmmaker <b>Ken Burns,</b> which debuted last month with much fanfare and …

Ken Burns

Javelin Anti-Tank Missiles from US Army Stockpile Headed to Eastern Europe

The U.S. plans to transfer hundreds of Javelin anti-tank missiles from the U.S. Army stockpile to the government of Georgia in Eastern Europe.<p>The …

Military

U.S. military investigates Marines over drunk, racist Snapchat videos

The U.S. Marine Corps said Tuesday it is investigating Snapchat videos in which Marines are heard making racial slurs while consuming alcohol, …

Racism

U.S. appeals court revives claims in $1.7 billion Iran terrorism lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court in New York on Tuesday revived part of a $1.68 billion lawsuit against Iran's central bank, Bank Markazi, by families of soldiers killed in the 1983 bombing of the U.S. Marine Corps barracks in Lebanon.<p>By a 3-0 vote, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals …

News (U.S.)

The Run Down: Bayou Classic 2017

This year marks the 44th anniversary of one of the greatest HBCU rivalries in American history; Bayou Classic 2017.<p>The Southern Jaguars and the …

HBCUs

The Punisher: Who Will Be Season 2’s Big Villain?

The Punisher doesn't have many recurring villains in the comics, there are still some great choices to make Frank's life hell in Season 2.The post …

Comics

Cmdr. Leslie Kindling

I’m a native of Erie, Pennsylvania and have always been interested in the military and in aviation. I started my undergraduate studies at Case …

Military

Engravings added to U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial to honor service in Afghanistan and Iraq

Date: November 21, 2017<br>Contacts: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov<br>jenny_anzelmo-sarles@nps.gov<p><b>WASHINGTON</b> — The U.S. Department of the Interior, National …

Veterans