Cheers! (PhotoAlto via Associated Press)

The Royal Australian Navy managed to snatch a fire-stricken town from the verge of crisis last week with an emergency beer run for the ages.

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"The Bouncing Bettys" -- (left to right) U.S. Air Force Staff. Sgt. Ana L. Merkel, Staff Sgt. Catharyn M. Clyde, Staff Sgt. Nicole D. Jarvis, Senior Airman Audrey M. Naputi, Airman 1st Class Ashlyn B Martin, and Airman Erin N. Brumm pose for a photo at Aviano Air Base, Italy, Jan. 7, 2020. (U.S. Air Force/ Airman 1st Class Ericka A. Woolever)

An all-women team of airmen crushed an aircraft ground crew contest at Aviano Air Base on Tuesday, and they did it in Greatest Generation style.

The "Bouncing Bettys," the first all-female team to compete in Aviano's Rapid Aircraft Generation and Employment (RAGE) competition, rocked navy blue coveralls and red polka dot bandanas in an ode to the legendary Rosie the Riveter.

"The team members wanted to represent the women that paved the way and were here before them during World War I and II, The Woman Ordnance workers," wrote Airman 1st Class Ericka Woolever, a photographer with the 31st Fighter Wing who documented the competition.

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U.S. Air Force Capt. Daniel Lagomarsino, 75th Fighter Squadron A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot, and his girlfriend, Kacey Borden, share an embrace during a redeployment at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Jan. 25, 2019. The 75th FS returned from Southwest Asia after a six-month deployment in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel. (U. S. Air Force/Andrea Jenkins)

Some things are just so good, they bring tears to your eyes. Take, for example, the sight of fresh snow on a clear winter day, or the soft fur of a friendly puppy, or, for many in and out of uniform, the distinctive BRRRTT sound of a 30mm GAU-8 Avenger rotary cannon spitting 3,900 rounds a minute of 100% organic fury from the steel-grey nose tip of an A-10 Warthog.

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Photo: U.S. Army.

An Army combat medic recently gave new meaning to being in the right place at the right time.

Sgt. 1st Class Teresa Prupis was on a Dec. 14 flight from Portugal to Germany when the flight crew began asking if there was a doctor on board.

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Then-Defense Secretary James Mattis (DoD/U.S. Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith)

How far would you go to win the affection of the one you love? Not as far as this Marine private, we wager.

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Photo: AP/Alberto Pezzali

Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Business Insider.

A man used a 5-foot narwhal tusk to confront the London Bridge terror suspect, according to an eyewitness in Fishmongers' Hall, a building at the north side of the bridge where the attack began.

On Friday afternoon, two victims were killed and three were injured by the suspect, who was wearing a fake explosive vest, law enforcement said. The suspect was shot and killed by police.

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