5 key differences between Delta Force and SEAL Team 6

US Army SEAL Team 6, officially known as United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU), and Delta Force, officially known as 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (1st SFOD-D), are the most highly trained elite forces in the US military. Both are Special Missions Units (SMU) under the control of the secretive Joint Special Operations […]

‘5,239 is not the top line’: Pentagon promises to send even more troops to seal Mexico border

The need to allocate more troops to secure the US southern border against caravans of illegal aliens will likely stretch beyond the announced deployment figure, the Pentagon said, as the first 1,000 troops arrived at the frontier. While the Pentagon still has little clue about the composition of the so-called migrant caravans heading to the […]

SEAL Team's David Boreanaz: Jason's Life Shifts 'Radically' After Tragedy — Plus, a 'Heartbreaking' Scene to Come

“It’s going to be an intense journey,” SEAL Team‘s David Boreanaz says of the loss suffered by Jason Hayes in this Wednesday’s episode of the CBS military drama. As telegraphed last week at the close of the season’s second episode, Jason’s wife Alana (recurring player Michaela McManus) was in a fatal car accident, while running […]

Turkey & Qatar seal currency swap deal to cut US dollar transactions

Qatar and Turkey have inked a currency swap agreement to boost liquidity and provide financial stability, Qatar’s central bank said, days after Doha pledged $ 15 billion of direct investment into Turkish markets. The deal, which aims to boost cooperation between the countries, was clinched on Friday. The agreement will set up a two-way currency […]

Seal soup for dinner? Get to know Greenland’s Inuit cuisine

“Every family has their own way of cutting blubber,” Nivi casually explains as she wields a curved knife (known as an Ulu) and slices into thick narwhal blubber. Once I move past my mental image of the cute Arctic whale with its protruding tusk, I now feel humbled to partake in this. Originally from Eastern […]

Former navy SEAL working to rescue Thai soccer team trapped in a cave has died

Linh Pham/Getty Images A Navy SEAL working with an international rescue team to save a soccer team stuck in a cave in Thailand has died, local authorities said. The diver died from lack of oxygen. A former Thai Navy SEAL died on Thursday night while placing oxygen tanks in the cave where a Thai soccer […]

A retired Navy SEAL commander explains the personality best-suited for life as a SEAL

St. Martin’s Press Jocko Willink served as the commander of SEAL Team 3, Task Unit Bruiser. Willink said to be a Navy SEAL you have to consider the job you’re signing up for: “You’re going to be risking your life; you’re going to be shooting guns; your job is to kill people.” Men who join […]

The hero who sent Notre Dame to the NCAA Championship hit a second straight incredible game-winner to seal the title

Tony Dejak/AP Notre Dame guard Arike Ogunbowale hit a game-winner on Sunday to defeat Mississippi State and win the NCAA Tournament. Ogunbowale had hit a game-winner on Friday to beat UConn and send Notre Dame to the championship. She won Most Outstanding Player for the tournament. It’s been a good weekend for Arike Ogunbowale. On […]

SEAL Team, S.W.A.T. Renewed at CBS

CBS has issued early-ish Season 2 renewals to rookie procedurals SEAL Team and S.W.A.T.,the network announced late Tuesday.  “These exciting new dramas have been sensational additions to our schedule, are striking all the right notes creatively, and really connect with our viewers,” said Kelly Kahl, President, CBS Entertainment. “SEAL Team has strengthened our Wednesday line […]

A double-amputee Navy SEAL platoon commander won a gold medal at the Winter Paralympics

NBC Olympics Dan Cnossen, a Navy Seal with a purple heart and a bronze star, won the 7.5 km seated biathlon at the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang. Cnossen finished 14th in the same event at Sochi in 2014 and had never won this event in any previous international competition. Cnossen was a platoon commander for […]