Family remembers Army sergeant from St. Augustine killed by bear in Alaska

A US Army soldier originally from St. Augustine was killed on base in Alaska by a brown bear. He was identified by his family as Staff Sgt. Seth Plant. He was 30 years old. According to a news release from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, the soldier was training with a small group when the attack happened … Read more

Kim warns N. Korea could ‘preemptively’ use nuclear weapons

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned again that the North could preemptively use its nuclear weapons if threatened, as he praised his top army officials for a massive military parade in the capital, Pyongyang, this week. Kim expressed “firm will” to continue developing his nuclear-armed military so that it … Read more