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Ex-Navy SEAL Makes No Apologies For Going Public About Bin Laden

AP | By KEN DILANIAN | Posted 11.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill, who says he fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden, played a role in some of the most conseq...

Taking Credit For Killing Osama Bin Laden Sparks Debate

AP | By KEN DILANIAN | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some special operations service members and veterans are unhappy that one of their own has taken credit publicly for killing Osama...

As Keystone XL Dominoes Fall, Time to Arrest Tar Sands Industry

Tom Weis | Posted 07.31.2014 | Green
Tom Weis

As it becomes increasingly clear that Keystone XL's northern leg is not going through, it is time to set our sights on ending all tar sands exploitation.

Actor Travis Van Winkle Is Slow and Smooth

Tamar Abrams | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment
Tamar Abrams

Travis Van Winkle's twin passions of acting and service make for a very contented man. But this man who is willing to sleep in jungles while pouring concrete and who took knife and stick training to portray a Navy SEAL has a surprising ambition.

State Sen. Downing Pioneers a Fossil Fuel Divestment Strategy for MA Pension Fund

Stacy Clark | Posted 08.11.2014 | Green
Stacy Clark

You've read the headlines. Whether it's the exponential melt of glaciers, declining crop yields, loss of biodiversity, super-storms powered by warming oceans, or the increasing vulnerability of drinking water supplies to contamination, we are living well beyond our means.

Commander Behind Bin Laden Killing: FBI/DHS Wasting Time Tracking Environmentalists

Steve Horn | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogDave Cooper, Command Master Chief SEAL (Retired) for the Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU), has authored a ...

Movie review: Lone Survivor

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Peter Berg's Lone Survivor opens at the end of the film on a harrowing moment about the title character, then jumps back in time to the beginning o...

Former Gov Has Odd Lawsuit Over Deceased Sniper's Memoir

AP | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A newly unsealed deposition from Jesse Ventura shows that the former Minnesota governor was complaining about difficulty finding wo...

How Many Wakeup Calls Will It Take For Vets To Get The Help They Deserve?

Posted 02.22.2013 | Impact

By Sean J. Miller, TakePart Corey Wynn was among the thousands of returning Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans who had trouble finding work after le...

Pentagon Reviewing NAVY Seal Story For Secrets

AP | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says it is reviewing an Esquire magazine article on a Navy SEAL's account of his role in the May 2011 raid that killed...

Fund For Slain Navy SEAL Sniper Helps Vets With PTSD

Posted 02.12.2013 | Impact

Chris Kyle was a dedicated father, a decorated former Navy SEAL sniper and generous man. Kyle and his friend, Chad Littlefield, were killed by a t...

Esquire's Navy SEAL Story Skipped Key Details, Report Says

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

Esquire's interview with the Navy SEAL who shot and killed Osama bin Laden is under fire for a questionable segment surrounding the military service m...

Judges Wary Of Osama Bin Laden Photo Release

Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

BY FREDERIC J. FROMMER, ASSOCIATED PRESS Federal appeals court judges seemed skeptical Thursday about forcing the government to release photos and...

Navy SEAL Commander In Afghanistan Dies Of Apparent Suicide

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 02.22.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- U.S. military officials are investigating the apparent suicide of a Navy SEAL commander in Afghanistan. Navy SEAL Cdr. Job W. Price, 42...

Former Navy SEAL and Author Arms Civilians With Tools to Combat Fear, Forge Self-Confidence

Lauren Drell | Posted 01.20.2013 | Impact
Lauren Drell

"I figured in terms of the lifestyle trajectory I was on, I probably would have been dead in about six months, so I was like that's probably not a good thing."

Report: Romney Left Insensitive Messages For Gold Star Mother After Her Son's Death

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

During an appearance on "The View" last week, Ann Romney stated that her husband Mitt Romney attended the funerals of every fallen soldier from Massac...

Obama Takes Debate 2: So What Happens Next?

William Bradley | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics
William Bradley

Now that the somnambulant debater of Denver has awakened, if Obama supporters want something else to fear, billionaires who want a Wall Street engineer in office, or advocates of the old energy economy of fossil fuels, are definitely that.

Andrea Stone

Former Navy SEAL Killed In Libya Attack Fought Proselytizing In The Ranks

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.18.2012 | World

One of the security guards killed during an attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that may have been related to an incendiary anti-Musl...

Panetta Suggests Consequences For Bin Laden Book Author

AP | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON (Associated Press) -- Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is suggesting that a retired Navy SEAL be punished for writing a book giving an inside...

WATCH: Former Navy SEAL Speaks To '60 Minutes' About Bin Laden Raid

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 09.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- Former Navy SEAL Matt Bissonnette says SEALs raiding Osama bin Laden's Pakistan hideout last year shot him dead instead of capturing him...

Pentagon Considers Legal Action Against Navy SEAL For Bin Laden Book

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon's top lawyer has informed the former Navy SEAL who authored a forthcoming book describing details of the raid that killed O...

Book About Bin Laden Raid Will Be Released On Sept. 11

AP | HILLEL ITALIE and LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 10.22.2012 | Books

WASHINGTON -- A member of the U.S. Navy SEAL team that killed Osama bin Laden has written a firsthand account of the operation, triggering more questi...

Anti-Obama Navy SEAL Leader: I’m A Birther

thecable.foreignpolicy.com | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is a socialist, was raised by communists, and wasn't born in the United States, according to the former Navy SEAL who founded t...

9 Most CRUCIAL Survival Tips

Don Mann | Posted 10.08.2012 | Books
Don Mann

Navy SEALs are trained to face dangerous situations all over the world -- at sea, in the air and on land. We understand that every time we launch a mission, unforeseen circumstances -- flash floods, aircraft crashes, poisonous insects, animal or marine life bites, etc.

WATCH: Men Sued Over Allegedly Bogus 9/11 Charity

Posted 07.31.2012 | New York

The state of New Jersey has sued two men for allegedly operating a bogus 9/11 charity in which they solicited donations for the families of the terror...