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R.I.P. Humvee: What's Next For Military Transport?

The reign of the Humvee is coming to an end and a new fleet of military vehicles is on the way. Washington Post reporter Christian Davenport discusses the history of the Humvee and what's next.
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Turkey, U.S., Conduct First Joint Airstrikes Against ISIS

Ankara, long hesitant to commit to the coalition against the self-declared Islamic State, said "[the] fight against the terrorist organization is a priority."
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U.S. Appeals Court Overturns Decision That NSA Metadata Collection Was Illegal

The three-judge panel threw out a lower court ruling that found the practice unconstitutional. Congress has passed a law that will change the collection process in a few months.
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Department Of Justice Sued For Fake News Story

The Associated Press has filed a lawsuit against the DOJ for a government sting operation in 2007 in which the FBI created a fake news story and impersonated a journalist.
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Kansas, South Carolina Take NIMBY Stance On Guantanamo Prisoners

President Obama's plan to close Guantanamo lacks a crucial element: a U.S. prison to hold captives too dangerous to release. The Pentagon is considering military prisons in Kansas and South Carolina.
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3 Americans Who Thwarted Train Attack Receive France's Legion Of Honor

"We cannot be afraid as long as we have individuals like this in our midst," French President Francois Hollande said during a ceremony. The honor is France's highest decoration.
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Do America's Military Bases Abroad Help Or Hinder Global Security?

David Vine's new book argues that the hundreds of U.S. bases in other countries come at a high cost, both at home and abroad. He suggests reducing such bases and increasing diplomatic engagement.
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Two Women Make History By Graduating From Army Ranger School

At Fort Benning, Ga., on Friday, the Army celebrated the latest crop of soldiers who made it through the grueling Rangers training program — including the first women ever to complete the course.
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2 Female Graduates Set To Receive Army Ranger Tabs

The two women who made it through the Army's notoriously grueling Rangers training program are set to graduate Friday — the first women ever to pass Ranger School.
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Defense Secretary Carter Says Two Female Rangers Are 'Trailblazers'

The two women who made it through the Army's grueling Rangers training program spoke publicly for the first time Thursday at Fort Benning, Ga.

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