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Gear
From Tactical To Practical: Here’s Your Ultimate Assault Pack
Everyday carry to work? 24-hour mission essentials? Here's a pack that can be both.
A 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) Green Beret engages target with a M4 assault rifle on Eglin AFB, Fla., Feb 08, 2012.
Gear
The Best Tacticool Gear From SHOT Show 2016
Here are seven SHOT Show debuts that should be on every warfighter’s packing list this year.
The Special Reaction Team’s arsenal sits out before being fired during static close-quarters battle training at Camp Hansen.
Community
10 Odd Weapons From US Military History
These weapons systems are definitely not standard issue.
A. U.S. Marine assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment takes a nap on Forward Operating Base Now Zad, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 17, 2012.
Gear
Why The Military Is Moving On From The M16
The Marine Corps is replacing the M16 with the M4 carbine as the primary weapon for the infantry. Here's why.
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News
The Army’s Humvee Replacement Marks The End Of An Era
Oshkosh's new tactical truck represents a sea change in battlefield transport.
A U.S. Air Force Boeing B-52H Stratofortress of the 2d Bomb Wing static display with weapons, at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, in 2006.
Gear
Old Weapon Systems Still Serve The Military Well
Sorry Mike Huckabee, but some old workhorses don’t need replacing.
U.S. Army Rangers from A Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, prepare for a mission during task force training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 26, 2014.
Gear
These 8 Big Changes Improved Load-Bearing Combat Gear
Warfighting gear has dramatically improved over the past 15 years.
Screenshot from  Call of Duty: Black Ops III - “Shadows of Evil” Zombies reveal trailer
News
Here’s Your Chance to Be Immortalized In Call Of Duty History
This new Activation Blizzard contest supports veteran job placement and gives you a chance to become a zombie in Call of Duty: Black Ops III.
U.S. Army Rangers from E Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, fire 9mm Beretta M9 Pistols at a range in Fort Hunter Liggett, California, Jan. 24, 2014.
Gear
These Firearms Manufacturers Represent The Top Competition For The Army’s New Handgun
These likely contenders could create some fierce competition for the Army’s XM17 Modular Handgun System.
U.S. Army Rangers resting in the vicinity of Pointe du Hoc, which they assaulted in support of "Omaha" Beach landings on "D-Day,"  June 6, 1944.
History
How The Rangers Became The Badass Fighting Force They Are Today
During World War II, Darby’s Rangers embodied the spirit of today’s forces: Rangers lead the way.
An M4 Carbine is exposed to the sands and heat of the California desert during Decisive Action Rotation 14-09 at the National Training Center, Aug. 19, 2014.
News
Colt Defense’s Bankruptcy Marks A Changing Small Arms Industry
As Colt Defense rethinks itself yet again, the question remains whether it can be resurrected with the current state of the industry.
An artist rendering of the Zumwalt class destroyer DDG 1000, a new class of multi-mission U.S. Navy surface combatant ship designed to operate as part of a joint maritime fleet, assisting Marine strike forces ashore as well as performing littoral, air and sub-surface warfare.
Entertainment
The Next Great Military Techno Thriller Has Finally Arrived
The new novel, “Ghost Fleet,” tackles what the next big world war will look like based on key trends playing out today in the defense and policy arena.
New Russian military vehicles, including the new Russian T-14 Armata tank, foreground, make their way to Red Square during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade, in Moscow, Russia, Monday, May 4, 2015.
News
Why Russia’s New Tanks Are A Wake-Up Call For The US
Russia’s recently unveiled T-14 Armata main battle tank could mean big problems for the U.S. in future confrontations. Here’s why.
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News
The Army And Marine Corps’ Ammo Debate Is About More Than Bullets
The procurement clash over the Army’s M855A1 and and the Corps’ Mk318 ignores a fundamental truth about combat shooting.