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Wikileaks Day Nine: Jailer Says Manning Was Uncommunicative

The pretrial hearing for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was in its ninth day Friday. A Marine Corps brig commander testified that she kept Manning on suicide watch because he didn't communicate with her.

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The Case Against Bradley Manning

The case of leaked war documents from Iraq and Afghanistan came to town this week with a pre-trial hearing near Baltimore for defendant Bradley Manning. Kojo explores the tension between national security and prisoners' rights.

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WWII Veteran To Be Honored With Bronze Star

An 88-year-old World War II veteran from the D.C. area will receive the Bronze Star for Heroism today, nearly 70 years after he was wounded in battle in France.

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Marine Officer Concedes Rules Broken In Bradley Manning's Confinement

A former commander at the Marine Corps brig in Quantico, Va. acknowledged in court Thursday that regulations were broken in keeping accused Wikileaks source Army Pfc. Bradley Manning on suicide watch.

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Operation Homefront Brings Holiday Joy To Children Of Veterans

A charitable organization is making sure that the children of area servicemembers get the holidays they deserve, collecting gifts and toys for low-income military families.

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Nats Host Job Fair Aimed At Veterans, Spouses

As many as 700 military veterans and their spouses headed to Nationals Park on Wednesday for a job fair aimed at finding former service members meaningful employment.

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Bradley Manning Hearing On Pretrial Confinement Resumes

Military prosecutors are making their case Wednesday that the restrictive pretrial confinement of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was justified based on a threat of self-harm.

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WikiLeaks: Bradley Manning Hearing To Resume Wednesday

Former guards at the Marine Corps brig in Quantico, Va. recounted their version of the events of Army Private Bradley Manning's imprisonment during testimony this weekend.

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Bradley Manning Faced Prosecutors In Wikileaks Hearing

In a pretrial hearing Friday in Fort Meade, Md., Army Pfc. Bradley Manning testified that he had made a noose with a sheet while in custody in Kuwait, but said he didn't contemplate suicide when he was confined ina brig in Quantico, Va.

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Analysis: Paying For The Defense Bill And Sandy Relief

Tensions on Capitol Hill continue centered on spending reform. As David Hawkings of CQ reports, even measures that would normally receive bipartisan support, like Sandy relief and defense, have seen pushback.

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