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The top 10 combat, battle and assault rifles of the world

February 23, 2013
Most combat, battle and assault rifles of today have the ability to select between full automatic, semi-automatic or burst fire. It uses an intermediate cartridge and has a detachable magazine.Combat rifles have been in use since at least...

Is Mitt Romney a liar or just mentally ill?

August 31, 2012
Mitt Romney said recently he “longed” to serve in the war in Vietnam?"I was supportive of my country," Romney said. "I longed in many respects to actually be in Vietnam and be representing our...

Marines return home early from deployment to Afghanistan

August 25, 2012
Families of Marines deployed to Afghanistan gathered on Thursday to welcome them hometo Camp Pendleton. The 1st Marine Division Forward weren't scheduled to return stateside until 2013.Military leaders citesignificant progress as the reason...

MARSOC Gunnery Sergeant Joseph Lurz receives the Silver Star

August 24, 2012
A Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) NCO received the Silver Star on Friday for his heroism overseas. Gunnery Sergeant Joseph Lurz has been involved in 100 battles while in Afghanistan.The Marine Corps Times says the Gunny began his overseas...