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2014-08-13 08:26:03

-- Olympic Athletes, Celebrities, and Patriotic Americans Pay Homage to our Men and Women in Uniform by Participating in the Largest Money Shoot in Non-Profit History -- AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Remington Great Americans Shoot (RGAS) announces its inaugural kick-off event September 20, 2014 at the Cypress Valley Shooting Preserve just north of Austin. This national shoot, sponsored by Remington Arms and The Special Forces Charitable Trust (SFCT), will bring together...

2014-06-24 08:21:45

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. is sending elite, 12-man teams of Special Forces to Iraq as advisors in the current crisis, and now you can see how these secretive "A-Teams" have operated, in the same places they're returning to. Alex Quade is the only TV war reporter and documentary filmmaker to have embedded long-term with these Green Beret A-Teams, in the same areas where ISIL, an al-Qaida offshoot, has taken control in Iraq. For context to what's...

2010-05-27 15:17:00

In the news release, Texas Army National Guard to Fight for Title, issued 27-May-2010 by Texas Army National Guard over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that the headline of the release should read "Texas Army National Guard Shooting For Win in MMA Fight" rather than "Texas Army National Guard to Fight for Title" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Texas Army National Guard Shooting For Win in MMA Fight AUSTIN, Texas, May 27...

2010-05-27 13:58:00

AUSTIN, Texas, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After months of intense training and anticipation, Staff Sgt. Tim Kennedy, Texas Army National Guard Special Forces Soldier, an up-and-coming middleweight fighter will face Trevor Prangley, a 37-year-old with a 21-5 record, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on June 16th. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100527/DC12177LOGO ) To maintain his record of 11-2, the 5-foot-11, 185 pound fighter vigorously trains about six hours a...

2009-11-11 05:00:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a University of the Rockies study, more than half (54.4 percent) of U.S. Army Special Forces Operators exposed to combat would not seek treatment while serving in the Army, even if they were experiencing Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms or psychological distress. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091111/LA09207) The 18-month study, which included 68 U.S. Army Special Forces Operators who had been...

2008-07-12 18:00:18

WASHINGTON _ Ken Robinson, a former Army Special Forces intelligence officer turned Hollywood producer, was working on a short-lived Pentagon drama for CBS aptly titled "E-Ring" when two of the show's writers stopped by his office to discuss the details of torture and other harsh interrogation methods. The writers, Matthew Federman and Steve Scaia, seemed intent on accurately portraying torture on an episode of the television show in which a Special Forces operator was captured by Lebanese...

2006-01-24 01:05:00

WASHINGTON -- A new Pentagon review of U.S. defense strategy would add thousands of troops skilled in fighting terrorists and insurgents to the ranks of the elite Special Operations Forces, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Citing U.S. officials and military analysts familiar with the Pentagon's Quadrennial Defense Review, or QDR, the report said the plan would increase the number of Special Operations Forces to the highest level since the Vietnam War. The strategy also would add...


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