Snow falls at the gate during the first snowfall of the season, Jan. 15, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
News
Teen Arrested For Planning Pipe Bomb At Ramstein Air Base
The teen was arrested in Vienna after someone familiar with the plan tipped off police.
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Lifestyle
A Story Of Survival: How I Came Back From Losing All 4 Limbs
In 2010, I lost all four limbs to an IED. Six years later, I got new arms, and now I’m getting my life back.
Spc. Jeremiah Carter, from Mooresville, Ind., with Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, conducts a dismounted presence patrol with his unit June 2, 2013 near Forward Operating Base Spin Boldak, Kandahar province, Afghanistan.
News
Seventh US Service Member Killed In Afghanistan This Year
A U.S. service member was killed by an IED on Tuesday while on foot patrol with Afghan forces engaged in an ongoing offensive against ISIS.
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Entertainment
Here’s Why ‘The Hurt Locker’ Is The Worst War Movie Of All Time
An Army veteran and former explosive ordnance disposal technician explains why “The Hurt Locker” should be blown in place.
Tech. Sgt. Matthew Bingaman, 386th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technician, oversees improvised explosive device training at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, June 25, 2015.
Community
How The IED Rocked The Modern Battlefield
Brian Castner's new book offers unflinching testimony of how the IED devastated the EOD community in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Staff Sgt. Christopher Shranko, a drill instructor with 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, shakes hands with Col. Michael Lee, the commanding officer of Recruit Training Regiment, during his award ceremony aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego Nov. 29, 2012.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: The Marine Who Was Knocked Out By An IED, Woke Up, And Began Treating His Injured Men
Staff Sgt. Christopher Shranko exposed himself to enemy fire and days later treated wounded Marines moments after being knocked out by an IED blast.