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Cheating Scandals Rock The Military

Earlier this week, the Navy disclosed that it had suspended 30 sailors on suspicion of cheating on exams to operate nuclear reactors. This follows a string of scandals across several branches of the military, and is leading some to question how the Pentagon is handling ethics in its ranks.

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Alcatraz 11: Vietnam's "Defiant" POWs

Kojo hears the inspiring story of the 11 American prisoners-of-war who endured and heroically resisted years of brutal treatment at Vietnam's Hoa Lo prison and its sub camp "Alcatraz."

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D.C. Gigs: Piloting The POTUS Across D.C. And Around The World

Our "D.C. Gigs" series returns with a profile of Captain Charlene Thoreen, who pilots a helicopter for the President of the United States.

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"The Square:" Behind The Headlines Of The Egyptian Revolution (Rebroadcast)

A new documentary takes viewers inside the Egyptian revolution, from the heady protests in Tahrir Square to the subsequent political upheaval.

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"The Square:" Behind The Headlines Of The Egyptian Revolution

A new documentary takes viewers inside the Egyptian revolution, from the heady protests in Tahrir Square to the subsequent political upheaval.

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Two Dead, One Missing After Navy Helicopter Crashes Off Virginia Coast

One U.S. Navy crew member remains missing after a helicopter carrying five crashed in the waters off of Norfolk, Va., killing two.

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Al-Qaida's New Rise In The Middle East

Experts join Kojo to understand the rise of militancy in Iraq and its traces in neighboring countries like Syria.

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Friday News Roundup - International

Nelson Mandela has died at age 95. Vice President Joe Biden urges restraint from China over an air space dispute. And former Ukraine presidents back ongoing protests over a rejected E.U. trade pact. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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Arena Stage Hosting Military Families For Thanksgiving

D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton will be in attendance for a Thanksgiving dinner on Friday to honor service men, women and their relatives.

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This Week On Metro Connection: Looking Back

We'll celebrate Thanksgiving this week by "Looking Back" on some of our favorite Metro connection stories about our region's history.

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