The Alcan Highway: Defending Alaska

      The Alcan Highway: Defending Alaska

      In late spring 1942, 10,670 American troops arrived in Alaska ready to begin a project one of their officers later described as “the biggest and hardest job since the Panama Canal.”

      Dakota Meyer on "The Interview" Shutdown

      Dakota Meyer on "The Interview" Shutdown

      The Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy spawned cyber attacks and bomb threats, leading to Sony's cancellation of its release. Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer says he would have been first in line to see it.

      Scout Spotlight: America's Top Prospects

      Scout Spotlight: America's Top Prospects

      The ultimate search-and-sort football recruiting database is here! Get stats, video highlights, combine results, ratings, rankings, news, analysis and more—all easily searchable and sortable on desktop and mobile.

      New Elite Division-Level Unit Created by Army

      New Elite Division-Level Unit Created by Army

      The U.S. Army quietly restructured several of its elite spec ops groups under a single umbrella--the 1st Special Forces Command (Airborne)--in an effort to create a rapidly deployable Special Forces command group capable of operating sustained unconventional campaigns in the world's hot spots.

      Speed vs Using your Safety

      Speed vs Using your Safety

      Truth is I am faster when I use the safety than when I don’t. The video that accompanies this article will attest to it and more than 50% of the time I demo the same drill that is in the video during a class I am faster using the safety.

      Ex Auschwitz Guard To Be Tried

      Ex Auschwitz Guard To Be Tried

      The 93-year-old accused criminal, who described his service at the death camp as a 'nightmare,' faces 300 counts of accessory to murder.

      Video: Battle of the Bulge

      Video: Battle of the Bulge

      It was the last offensive of the German army before their ultimate defeat the very next year. The Battle of the Bulge was decisive Allied victory that catapulted the world toward the end of the Second World War and an ultimate Allied victory over the Nazis.

      FDR's Final Days

      FDR's Final Days

      In the closing months of World War II, was one of history’s greatest war chiefs too ill to lead?

      THE DEVIL'S GUARD: HITLER'S WAFFEN-SS PART 4

      THE DEVIL'S GUARD: HITLER'S WAFFEN-SS PART 4

      Few military organizations or formations in history have evoked such fear, loathing, or grudging respect as the Waffen SS! Hitler’s elite private army, their role and history are highly controversial to this very day.

      Putting it All Together when Shooting

      Putting it All Together when Shooting

      When it comes to shooting a precision rifle accurately, you have to put in the effort. You can't just phone in the drop and drift as all the variables out there matter. The bullet will go will the barrel is pointed, but the barrel might be pointed 6ft up and 10ft right of the target in order to get that hit. Sure you can walk the rounds in, but why when a little effort goes a long way.

      Indexing & Trading, for Alternate Position

      Indexing & Trading, for Alternate Position

      Indexing & Trading is a used with Alternate Positions or when the shooter has a fundamental of marksmanship compromised. You index on the fundamentals you can control and trade off on the weaker ones due to your situation.

      12 items we wouldn't have without explorers

      12 items we wouldn't have without explorers

      New tools and foods have been a byproduct of exploration across the centuries. Here are a few that have found their way into daily life.

      Entryway to America: Ellis Island

      Entryway to America: Ellis Island

      On Jan. 1, 1892, Ellis Island finally opened its doors, marking a new era of immigration. From 1892 to 1924, the island was the primary entryway to America.