Military & War

Reaper 33 Nicholas Irving Enters Fray Amid “American Sniper” Box Office Success

Reaper 33 Nicholas Irving Enters Fray Amid “American Sniper” Box Office Success

REAPER 33:  Sniper Chris Kyle has competition….special ops sniper Nicholas Irving, whose book, “The Reaper: Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers,” is making waves. Irving, who is black, claims to have killed 33 Taliban fighters during one deployment. I guess Bill Maher will also brand Irving a […]

by · January 25, 2015 · Military & War
Maj. Gen. Vincent Stewart is 1st Marine to Lead Defense Intelligence Agency

Maj. Gen. Vincent Stewart is 1st Marine to Lead Defense Intelligence Agency

Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Vincent Stewart, who is black, is the first Marine to lead the Defense Intelligence Agency. He will also become the commander of the Joint Functional Component Command for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance. Stewart will assume his new duties on Jan. 23 during a ceremony at DIA […]

by · January 13, 2015 · Military & War
Sgt. 1st Class Paula M. Walker ID’d as Soldier Who Committed Suicide at Fort Lee

Sgt. 1st Class Paula M. Walker ID’d as Soldier Who Committed Suicide at Fort Lee

Sgt. 1st Class Paula M. Walker, 33, of Yonkers, NY, has been identified as the US soldier who committed suicide at the Army’s Fort Lee base. The shooting led to a temporary shutdown of the base. Paula M. Walker was a human resource specialist.

by · August 27, 2014 · Military & War
BOMBS AWAY: President Obama Authorizes Targeted Air Strikes, Humanitarian Relief in Iraq

BOMBS AWAY: President Obama Authorizes Targeted Air Strikes, Humanitarian Relief in Iraq

BOMBS AWAY!!!! AIRSTRIKES AUTHORIZED!! President Obama has “authorized two operations in Iraq: targeted air strikes and humanitarian relief.” This comes as Islamic State militants (ISIL) have taken the Mosul Dam, which is the largest dam in Iraq. The Sunni militants have also seized Iraq biggest Christian town, Qaraqosh, which caused many […]

by · August 7, 2014 · Breaking News, Military & War, Politics

Marine Esteban J. Smith Linked to Deadly Texas Shooting, Body of Woman Found in NC Motel Room

Esteban J. Smith, 23, a Marine who went on a shooting rampage in two Texas counties before being killed in a firefight with law enforcement agents, was also linked to a woman whose body was found in a North Carolina motel room. Esteban Smith, who was stationed at Camp Lejeune […]

by · May 27, 2013 · Gun Violence, Military & War
Lt. Col. Jeff Krusinski, Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention Officer, Charged With Sexual Assault

Lt. Col. Jeff Krusinski, Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention Officer, Charged With Sexual Assault

SHAMEFUL: Lt. Col. Jeff Krusinski, Chief of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response branch of the U.S. Air Force, was arrested and charged with sexual battery in Arlington, Va., last weekend. He is accused of fondlling a woman in a parking lot in Crystal City early Sunday morning. According to a […]

by · May 7, 2013 · Military & War, Sexual Assault
Quantico Marine Base Shooting Victims ID’d as Lance Cpl. Sara Castromata, Cpl. Jacob Wooley, Shooter Sgt. Eusebio Lopez

Quantico Marine Base Shooting Victims ID’d as Lance Cpl. Sara Castromata, Cpl. Jacob Wooley, Shooter Sgt. Eusebio Lopez

Quantico Marine Base Shooting Victims ID’d:  Marines Corps Base Quantico has released the names of the three killed in the Quantico Marine Base shooting:  Lance Cpl. Sara Castromata, 19; Corporal Jacob Wooley, 23; and Sergeant Eusebio Lopez, 25. All three were assigned to the Officer Candidates School. The alleged shooter […]

by · March 23, 2013 · Military & War, Murder-Suicide
Former U.S. Marine David Draa Kills Friend Steven Kyle Hickman in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Takoma Park MD

Former U.S. Marine David Draa Kills Friend Steven Kyle Hickman in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Takoma Park MD

TAKOMA PARK MURDER-SUICIDE:  David Draa, a former U.S. Marine and former San Diego police officer killed his friend, Steven Kyle Hickman, in an apparent murder-suicide in Takoma Park, Md., Sunday morning.  David Draa, who served in the Marines from 1999-2008 as a 1st Lieutenant and platoon commander before becoming a police […]

by · February 25, 2013 · Military & War, Murder-Suicide

Former Rep. Allen West Slams Women in Combat as “Misconceived Lib Vision”

Former Rep. Allen West, who was voted out of office after one term in the U.S. Congress, is giving his two cents on Defense Department’s decision to allow women to serve in combat on the front line, reversing a 1994 policy. West tweet: “Women in combat billets, another misconceived lib […]

by · January 24, 2013 · Military & War, Politics, Women's Rights
Obama Inaugural Parade to Feature Tuskegee Airmen Float with P-51 Mustang Model

Obama Inaugural Parade to Feature Tuskegee Airmen Float with P-51 Mustang Model

President Barack Obama’s inaugural parade will include a tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen, an Alabama-based unit that broke the color barrier during World War II. The black fliers, who were portrayed in the movie “Red Tails,” trained at Moton Field in Tuskegee in the 1940s and became the nation’s first […]

by · January 15, 2013 · Military & War, President Obama