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Robert O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL who identified himself as the shooter of Osama bin Laden, speaks in Maryville, Tenn., in November 2014. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

Want to shoot machine guns with SEAL who killed bin Laden? It'll cost you $50,000

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April 25, 2015

Key contributors to a conservative group have received a special invitation: For $50,000, they can shoot guns and hang out this June with Robert O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL credited with killing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden.

The offer...

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U.S. Army

8 female soldiers survive 1st 4 days of Ranger School

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April 25, 2015

After four days of intense mental and physical training, there are eight women remaining in the first U.S. Army Ranger School class to include females, Army officials said Thursday.

Less than half the class made it through the first four...

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David Petraeus, seen in this 2010 file photo, resigned Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, as CIA director after admitting to having an extramarital affair with his biographer, Paula Broadwell. On Thursday, April 23, 2015, he was sentenced to 2 years' probation and was fined $100,000 for sharing classified information with Broadwell. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Petraeus gets probation, $100K fine, says he's 'ready to move on'

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April 24, 2015

(Tribune Content Agency) — In a humbling chapter of an exemplary career, David Petraeus — a dynamic West Point graduate who led U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan before becoming the nation’s top spy — pleaded guilty Thursday to sharing...

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Female Marine infantry students hike during patrol week near Camp Geiger, N.C., in October 2013. (Tyler L. Main/U.S. Marine Corps)

Carter: Women in combat could be more vulnerable to sexual predators

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April 23, 2015

WASHINGTON — Allowing women to serve in ground combat positions could make them more vulnerable to sexual predators, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter told Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadets Wednesday.

At least 18,900 servicemembers...

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