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David Rohde: "Beyond War: Reimagining American Influence In A New Middle East"

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Rohde on how Islam is being reimagined in countries across the Middle East and what the changes mean for U.S. influence in the region.

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Military Court Rebuffs Request For Document Access In Wikileaks Case

Deciding on access to documents related to the trial of Pfc. Bradley Manning, accused of leaking U.S. secrets to the Wikileaks website, is not the purview of military courts, judges have decided.

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How To Avoid Getting Yelled At Visiting The Tomb Of The Unknowns

A Youtube video depicting a Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns loudly challenging a crowd of visitors is going viral. Lest you worry about the safety of your loud out-of-town visitors, it's rather easy to fly under the radar.

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Special Precautions Taken For Witness In Trial Of Bradley Manning

A witness, believed to be a member of Seal Team 6, is slated to testify in the trial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, as to whether documents released to the website Wikileaks wound up in the hands of al-Qaida.

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Hunger Strike At Guantanamo Prison

More than half the prisoners at Guantanamo are on a hunger strike. Most of the inmates are still being held without charges. The unclear future of Guantanamo.

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African American Service In The Civil War

Civil War scholar Ron Coddington has compiled a collection of portraits of these men and used the images as a jumping off point for telling their stories. He joins Kojo to help us understand the Civil War as they experienced it.

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North Korea's Perilous Posturing

Kojo examines the latest bellicose moves by North Korea, and finds out what they mean for security on the Korean peninsula and U.S. security.

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Pentagon Cuts Furlough Days For Civilian Workers

Amidst months of bad news, Pentagon workers finally got a reprieve late Wednesday, when officials revealed that they were trimming the number of furlough days by a third.

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Help For Families Of Wounded Veterans

When a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury comes home, the whole family is affected: Helping families cope with wounded veterans.

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Marines In Quantico Shooting Identified

Authorities have identified 25-year-old Sgt. Eusebio Lopez as the Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself on Marine Base Quantico last Thursday.