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John Walsh looks and sounds like a senator. The Democrat, who replaced retiring Max Baucus earlier this year and is running for reelection this fall, leans on his 33-year as a decorated combat soldier. But like a senator, he may have cheated and stol...

Filed under: Government/Legal, Technology, Videos, Military, Specialty, Off-Road The machine you see in the video up above is the Ground Unmanned Support Surrogate. Called GUSS for short - because who doesn't like a handy-dandy nickname - this vehic...

One soldier is dealing with their Afghanistan deployment by building a rather scenic Minecraft village. As they put it: “Autumnvale. Serving in Afghanistan, so I created this world so I finally have something pretty to look at.”...

We've become accustomed to the idea of a guided missile being able to adjust its path mid-flight to take out a target, but what if the same thing was possible with a bullet? Thanks to a new small-caliber bullet developed by the Defense Advanced Rese...

Mary Anne Grady Flores, a grandmother from New York State, was sentenced to a year in prison for nonviolently recording a likewise nonviolent protest over the training of drone pilots at Hancock Air Base near Syracuse. Read the rest...

A US Selective Service database merge used two-digit years, and didn't sanity-check its threatening notices to 19th century men who'd apparently failed to sign up for the draft by their 18th birthday. Read the rest...

A young man in South Korea entered military service late last month. As a final act of rebelliousness, he did… this. (That’s incense rolled into his hair, in case you’re wondering.)...