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Dec 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military officials are investigating the apparent suicide of a Navy SEAL commander in Afghanistan. Cmdr. Job W. Price, 42, of Pottstown, Pa., died Saturday of a gunshot wound to the head while supporting stability operations in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan, a U.S. military official said Monday on condition of anonymity because the death ...

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Dec 22, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

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Dec 22, 2012 Comments Off Spit Stixx

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Jon Hammar, the 27-year-old former Marine from Palmetto Bay, is now back in the United States after spending almost five months imprisoned in Mexico. Hammar was released Friday night from the Matamoros jail and driven over the U.S.-Mexico border into Brownsville, Texas. The release was met with relief from the Hammar family. Hammar’s mother, Olivia, ...

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Dec 21, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

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Dec 21, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Related - Video - Sen. Coats On Hagel: ‘How Can You Nominate Someone For Sec. Of Defense Who Has Had So Much Disrespect For The Military?’

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Dec 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Washington Free Beacon: Appearing on Morning Joe Wednesday morning, Tom Brokaw described the British SAS as “the best special forces in the world. Brokaw was on the show discussing Richard Engel’s captivity by Syrian forces and his subsequent escape.

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Dec 20, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Dec 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Held captive in one of Mexico's most infamous prisons, Marine Veteran Jon Hammar is seen chained to a bed in a new photo sent to the family from an anonymous Mexican email account. "His eyes look a little lost," an emotional Olivia Hammar, his mother, told Fox News Latino. "It doesn't ...

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Dec 13, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

In January 2007, Hagel openly criticized President Bush's plan to send an additional 20,000 troops to Iraq. He called it, "the most dangerous foreign policy blunder in this country since Vietnam, if it's carried out." In November 2007 he said he was open to running as vice-president with the 2008 Democratic nominee. According to a ...

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Dec 13, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Fox News: The father of a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico after being caught with his grandfather's antique shotgun heard the fear in his son's voice and felt helpless. The phone call came at midnight from Mexico's notorious CEDES prison, where Jon Hammar Jr. has been held since August. The caller demanded $1,800, then ...

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from Judicial Watch: Here is a strong indicator that the Obama Administration’s crusade to appease Islam has gone too far; a new U.S. military handbook for troops deployed to the Middle East orders soldiers not to make derogatory comments about the Taliban or criticize pedophilia, among other outrageous things. It gets better; the new ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from Buzzfeed: A group for military spouses in North Carolina is facing questions of exclusion and discrimination after telling a female servicemember's lesbian wife that she wasn't allowed to join the group. Ashley Broadway published a letter Monday at the website of the American Military Partner Association stating that, despite being married to Army Lt. ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from Fox News: The Navy directed service members serving in Bahrain to cancel and dismantle a “Live Nativity” after receiving a complaint from a military atheist group who said the manger scene endangered Americans serving in a Muslim country and violated the U .S. Constitution. The chaplain at Naval Support Activity (NSA) Bahrain confirmed to ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea fired a long-range rocket Wednesday in its second launch under its new leader, South Korean officials said, defying warnings from the U.N. and Washington only days before South Korean presidential elections. South Korean defense officials said the rocket was fired from a west coast launch pad but there was ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP/Florida Today) - A top-secret mini-space shuttle has blasted off from Cape Canaveral. The Air Force launched the unmanned spacecraft Tuesday aboard an Atlas V rocket. Cloud coverage in the area threatened to scrub the launch all day, but the weather cleared just enough for an on-time liftoff at 1:03 p.m. at Launch ...

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Dec 10, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Nicolas Checque, a member of SEAL Team Six, is seen in this undated picture. WASHINGTON - A member of the same elite U.S. special operations team that killed Osama bin Laden was himself killed during a weekend rescue mission in Afghanistan to free an American doctor abducted by the Taliban. CBS ...

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Dec 10, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from Politico: A new report by the intelligence community projects that the United States will no longer be the world's only superpower by 2030. "In terms of the indices of overall power – GDP, population size, military spending and technological investment – Asia will surpass North America and Europe combined," the report concludes. “Global Trends 2030: ...

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Dec 8, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

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Dec 8, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from NBC News: A senior al-Qaida official and potential successor to the group’s leader Ayman al-Zawahiri was killed Friday morning in a Predator drone strike, according to reports on jihadi web forums and U.S. officials. Sheikh Khalid Bin Abdul Rehman Al-Hussainan, aka Abu-Zaid al Kuwaiti, was killed in Pakistan while eating breakfast, according to the ...

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Dec 7, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from The Telegraph: The order to destroy the missile should any part of it threaten to fall onto Japanese territory was issued after a meeting of the Security Council of Japan met and was informed that North Korea has begun filling a fuel tank alongside the launch pad at the Sohae Satellite Launching ...

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Dec 6, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Dec 4, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Washington Times: A major defense-spending bill hit an unexpected bump on its journey through the U.S. Senate over an amendment on veterans’ gun rights, which devolved into a heated floor debate and foreshadows a potential battle over Democrats’ vows to tweak the filibuster rules in the clubby, traditionally collegial body. Sen. Tom Coburn, ...

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Dec 3, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

The Los Angeles Times: Two men have been detained after a veteran U.S. Coast Guard chief petty officer was killed Sunday after suspected smugglers in a panga rammed his vessel off the Ventura County coast. The Coast Guard declined to identify them or say whether drugs were found aboard the boat. A second suspicious vessel was ...

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Dec 1, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier was retired from active service on Saturday, temporarily reducing the number of carriers in the U.S. fleet to 10 until 2015. The USS Enterprise ended its notable 51-year career during a ceremony at its home port at Naval Station Norfolk, where thousands of former crew members, ...

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Dec 1, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from Fox News: The Pentagon plans to bring warfare into the 22nd century, creating a new system to "map" the digital battlefield of cyberspace, defining a playbook for deploying cyberweapons and designating a management facility in Arlington, Va. to bring it all together. It’s called Plan X, and it makes one thing very clear: Cyberwar ...

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