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Flying through history: Rare planes continue to fly Alaska skies

...used by the military, private companies operate aircraft models such as the twin-engine, propeller-driven Curtiss C-46 Commando (first produced in 1940), and the larger four-engine Douglas DC-6 (first produced in 1946) in order to transport fuel...
What others say: SEALS to the rescue

Three cheers for the U.S. Navy's courageous commandos, who Monday thwarted an attempt by a rogue Libyan militia leader to sell stolen oil on the black market. The Pentagon said President...

...fear of the Americans snatching him, living at his home and saying he worked as a construction contractor. Before U.S. commandos snatched him from Benghazi a week ago, he had been battling alongside the militant group Ansar al-Shariah against the troops...
Straight ?Shooter?: Movie hits the mark

...Studios TBS used to have a Saturday film series called ?Movies for Guys Who Like Movies.? They?d re-run ?Rambo? or ?Commando? or, if you were really lucky, one of the older Clint Eastwoods like ?The Gauntlet? or ?Escape from Alcatraz? -- before...
No love lost on this film

...lately taken on a new role: that of facilitator of some of the worst action movies to come out since Swarzenegger gave us "Commando." Writing, producing, and presenting under his name, Besson has brought us the terrible "Transporter" movies, last...

...short-term opening at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in Arizona, where their greeting party included Border Patrol commandos who burst from the brush with assault weapons."We were taking a little walk and they mistook us for undocumented aliens...

...flew into Afghanistan by helicopter and made the transfer with the approximately 18 Taliban members. Officials said the commandos were on the ground for a short time before lifting off with Bergdahl.According to a senior defense official, once Bergdahl...
Russia's threat to NATO

...ethnic-Russian population while debilitating basic state functions through cyberattacks and the deployment of irregular commandos.The Crimean operation provided a blueprint for such attacks, and the Atlantic alliance would be foolish not to update its...
Just don't look down

...holds everything together. If you need to hang on to something grab the rope." After harnessing up, they sent us across a commando bridge, just to see who was going to get squirrelly. That was the point of no return for me, and looking around at the other...
The pipes, the pipes are calling the tortured, neutered, left-out-all-night-in-the-alley cat bagpipes. The pipes that lead stout British commandos into the maw of battle, the sound of which was supposed to scare the goose poop out of the enemy. These are the pipes of...


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