Police arrested 31 people in Ferguson, Mo., after coming under “heavy gunfire” overnight, officials said Tuesday, as the deployment of National Guard in a very limited role failed to prevent a new night of violence in the racially charged town.
Approximately 600 soldiers from the Army’s 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division will deploy to Poland and the Baltic States to help reassure European allies who feel threatened by Russian military moves, the Pentagon announced Wednesday.
In honor of their legendary World War II predecessors, Marine Corps special operators will now be referred to as “Marine Raiders” according to a proclamation issued Wednesday by Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James Amos.
It’s an Islamic State fighter’s worst fear: to be killed by a woman. In northern Iraq, where Kurdish forces are rapidly regaining territory held by the Islamic State, that’s becoming real risk for the extremists.
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