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US Military Branches Celebrate Black Friday in the Way that Only They Can

US Military Branches Celebrate Black Friday in the Way that Only They Can

Scott Morefield | Reporter   When it comes to Black Friday, it’s pretty much business as usual for the men and women of the United States Armed Forces. But that didn’t stop social media managers from the Army, Marines, Navy, and Coast Guard from posting their own unique takes on the day after Thanksgiving’s activities. […]

Mother of Two Becomes Third Female To Complete Ranger School

Mother of Two Becomes Third Female To Complete Ranger School

The last remaining female out of a group of 19 women that started Ranger School in April has completed the course, the Army announced Monday. Maj. Lisa Jaster, 37, an engineer and a mother of two, became the third female to ever complete Ranger School since the Army opened up the program to women this […]

Tens Of Thousands Of Troops Deserting, Army Barely Prosecutes

Tens Of Thousands Of Troops Deserting, Army Barely Prosecutes

Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ . Tens of thousands of soldiers have deserted the Army after long, drawn out deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan in dangerous conditions, but the military has prosecuted just under 2,000 cases, Military.com reports. Over 20,000 soldiers have dropped out from the ranks since 2006, but only 1,900 cases have […]

Man sentenced to 20 years for doing his duty: Did Army withhold evidence that could free U.S. 1LT Clint Lorance?

Man sentenced to 20 years for doing his duty:  Did Army withhold evidence that could free U.S. 1LT Clint Lorance?