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Stories with organization: U.S. Army Rangers
  • Former soldiers try to spur manufacturing in Afghanistan 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 12:26 pm

    TACOMA, Washington - Matt Griffin and Andy Sewrey felt triumphant as they drove through Kabul on the back of a pickup truck. The brothers-in-law sat on 2,000 pairs of designer sandals they had just commissioned from an Afghan factory to launch their own business.

  • Ex-Ranger's long march to honor WWII hero story has photos
    Updated: Apr-26-15 3:43 pm

    ALBANY, New York - For years after Col. William O. Darby was killed in World War II, fellow soldiers would make a pilgrimage to his family's home just to talk to his mother about the fallen hero credited with forming the U.S. Army Rangers.

  • US vets return to Mideast to battle past and present demons 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 2:34 am

    BAGHDAD - A decade after his first Iraq tour, former U.S. Marine Jamie Lane has returned to the battlefields of the Middle East to fight a still unvanquished enemy and wrestle with the demons of his past.

  • Army Rangers compete at Fort Benning 
    Updated: Apr-12-15 4:34 am

    FORT BENNING, Georgia - U.S. Army Ranger teams from around the world are competing for top honors at Fort Benning.