U.S. Army Lieutenant Clint Lorance had been in charge of his platoon for five days when, on July 2, 2012, he accompanied them on a routine, Afghan-led patrol in Kandahar Province. Not long after they left the base, the soldiers were approached by three men on motorcycles. Lorance ordered his men to ... More >>
American Craft Beer Week kicked off Monday and fine watering holes throughout the city are celebrating with rare keg tappings and tastings. Design District gastropub and beer-nerd destination the Meddlesome Moth is creating special dishes each night this week to complement its beer offerings. Tuesd ... More >>
A program for fallen warriors' families feels the economic pinch
Army Specialist Christopher West of Arlington Army Specialist Christopher West, a 26-year-old combat medic born in Dallas and raised in Arlington, was supposed to be back in the U.S. this very month; he was due a year's worth of non-combat duty following his first tour in Iraq, and he planned on spe ... More >>
Phil Haberman claims he fought with special forces in Iraq, but he's about as real as Rambo
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Deep Ellum eccentric Ed Zabel revels in gargoyles, brooms, and bondage.