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Russell Crowe's 'Diviner' a Robust, Assured War Tale

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Making his directorial debut with the brawny and big-hearted Australian war drama "The Water Diviner," Russell Crowe taps a deep well of symbolism, cultural empathy and good old-fashioned storytelling. Crowe, who also stars as a grieving father stoically bulldozing through Turkey in search of thr... more

23 Companies Actively Hiring Veterans

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Need a job and don't know where to start? Sometimes it pays off to search smarter, not harder. Below are 23 companies actively hiring veterans. They represent a diverse set of industries including telecommunications, aerospace engineering, banking, and beverage production. What's more, each company featured is looking for applicants to fill ... more

The GI Bill Kicker


The Army, Navy, and Marine Corps College Funds The GI Bill Kicker -- also known as the Army, Navy, or Marine Corps College Funds -- is offered by the DoD through each service branch as part of an enlistment or reenlistment contract, or for other reasons they determine. The College Fund is an additional amount of money that increases an individu... more

A-10 Makes Emergency Landing in Iraq After Engine Failure


A "catastrophic" engine failure aboard an A-10 Thunderbolt on a mission over Iraq forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing at the al-Asad airbase where U.S. Marines have been training Iraqi forces in in contested Anbar province, U.S. Central Command confirmed Friday. Col. Patrick Ryder, a CentCom spokesman, told a Pentagon briefing t... more

Navy Starts Sea Testing New Carrier Landing Software for Fighter Jets

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The Navy is preparing for its first at-sea test of a new software program for F-18s designed to make it easier for the multi-role fighters to land on carriers. "We're going to take it to the ship this month," Rear Adm. Michael Manazir, Director of Air Warfare, told in an interview. The Navy will test the automated landing softwa... more

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