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Hagel Considering Quarantine For All Troops Deployed To West Africa

The Army’s Chief of Staff has ordered a 21-day monitored isolation period for twelve troops who have returned from an operation in Liberia

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Justice Dept: “We Are On Notice. We Are All Targets”

According to Assistant Attorney General John Carlin the number of cybersecurity attacks have increased in the past year.

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Kerry Calls on North Korea to Release Americans

“We have made it clear that no apology or other statement is in the offing,” said Secretary of State John Kerry.

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Pentagon Will Continue Force Control In South Korea, Keep Current Troop Levels

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met Thursday with his South Korean counterpart, Minister Han Min-koo, where both leaders agreed that North Korea still poses a threat on the peninsula

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State Dept. Won’t Rule Out More Kobani Supply Drops

Norwegian fighter jet assists 2011 Libyan no-fly zone

“This is a small amount of risk,” Deputy State Department Spokesperson Harf said.

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Pentagon: One Weapons Bundle Captured By Islamic State

On Monday, the Pentagon announced that the U.S. dropped 28 bundles of weapons and medical supplies over the besieged Syrian city, Kobani

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Soldier, Gunman Killed Following Gunfire At Canadian Parliament

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According to local media reports, a man armed with a rifle opened fire at a location near the Canadian Parliament and at the front doors of the Parliament itself.

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Gen. Austin: We Are Seeing The Desired Effects Against ISIS

ISIS has changed the way it travels and communicates, according to U.S. Central Command.

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Pentagon Does Not Believe Islamic State Has Chemical Weapons

The New York Times reported that nearly 5,000 chemical weapons had been secretly recovered in Iraq over the last decade, causing concern that more may be up for grabs

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Psaki: Despite Kobani, Coalition Must Focus On Long-Term Goals

“It’s not that we’re taking our feet of the gas pedal in terms of doing more to have an impact,” Psaki said. “But we still have to maintain our overarching strategic objectives.”

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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – November 1-3

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A new UN-backed climate change report, elections in rebel-held Ukraine and FIFA discusses rescheduling the 2022 Qatar World Cup to avoid 117ºF summer heat.

Virgin Galactic Space Ship Crashes In Test Flight

An in-flight anomaly caused a loss of the vehicle over the Mojave Desert.

DoD Civilians Given Guidelines On Ebola

Civilians personnel can either self-monitor or volunteer to go into a 21-day quarantine.

Pew: Latinos Likely to Vote Democrat, Despite No Immigration Reform

Hispanics still trust the Democratic Party more than the GOP to handle other issues besides immigration reform, according to a Pew study.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – October 31, 2014

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Leadership change in Burkina Faso, Hungary’s prime minister scraps a proposed internet tax and a Russian film star “visits” the front lines of eastern Ukraine.

Interview: A New Frontier In Preventing Prescription Drug Deaths

TRNS interviews Daniel L. Cohen, Forum Chair of the US Abuse Deterrent Coalition