Monday, June 17, 2019

‘Multiple deaths’ in shooting at Baptist church in south Texas – sheriff

A sheriff said a man walked into a Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday morning and started shooting, leaving multiple people dead. It was...

Austin serial bombing suspect killed in dramatic confrontation; ID’d as 24-year-old man

The suspected serial bomber who killed two people and terrorized Austin, Texas, for three harrowing weeks was killed in a dramatic confrontation with police...

ISIS attacks Iran’s capital 7 dead 40 wounded

Attackers have mounted simultaneous gun and suicide bomb assaults on Iran's parliament building and the tomb of the republic's revolutionary founder in Tehran. At least...

President about Afghanistan: We must fight to win

WASHINGTON –  Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring...

Pentagon: 2 US service members killed in Afghanistan blast

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bombing attack on a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday left two American service members dead, a...

Packages with explosive material sent to military installations in DC area

Multiple suspicious packages containing explosive material were sent to at least three military installations in the Washington, D.C. area, a senior defense official told...

Worst Chemical Attack in Years in Syria; U.S. Blames Assad

BEIRUT, Lebanon — The United States blamed the Syrian government and its patrons, Russia and Iran, on Tuesday for one of the deadliest chemical...

US drone strike in Somalia kills ‘several’ with al-Shabab

WASHINGTON -- U.S. forces launched a series of airstrikes in Somalia over the weekend -- one against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants and four...

U.S. soldier killed in action in Afghanistan

An American soldier supporting the U.S. counterterrorism mission in Afghanistan was killed in action in the eastern part of that country late Saturday, a...

The Pentagon is likely to admit that there are 2,000 US troops in Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon is likely to announce in the coming days that there are about 2,000 US troops in Syria, two US...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...