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President Barack Obama laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery. The event was followed by an observance program hosted by the Department of Defense at at Arlington’s Memorial Amphitheater. Watch that below....
During World War I, posters beckoned civilians to join the armed forces and beseeched state-side warriors to conserve wheat and sugar, all in the name of helping the troops. Below is a sample of some of those posters. Use of tanks in World War I...
Afghan National Army soldiers, some of them teenagers, receive combat training from U.S. troops at Combat Outpost Lakokhel in Kandahar Province. Photo by Ben Brody/The GroundTruth Project The withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan originally...
A protester with his hands up walks by a Cleveland police officer following a not guilty verdict for Cleveland police officer Michael Brelo on manslaughter charges, in Cleveland on Saturday. Photo by Aaron Josefczyk/Reuters The city of Cleveland on...
Navy veteran Ron White honors fallen U.S. service men and women by writing their names on a wall, all from memory. Video courtesy of USAA Memorial Day is a time for Americans to honor members of the U.S. military who laid down their lives in the...
Forensic policemen carry body bags with human remains found at the site of human trafficking camps in the jungle close to the Thailand border after they brought them to a police camp near Wang Kelian in northern Malaysia on May 25. Malaysian...