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Paul, Cruz Back Gillibrand’s Military Sexual Assault Bill

“I see no reason that conservatives shouldn’t support this,” Paul said.

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IG Releases Scathing Reviews Of Camp In Afghanistan

Camp Leatherneck is reportedly in direct violation of the military’s solid waste disposal regulations.

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Hagel Warns Against “Draconian” Budget Cuts

The letter was sent Wednesday in response to the committee’s questioning over how the Defense Department will be affected by budget cuts outlined in the 2011 Budget Control Act.

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Report: Zero Troop Option In Afghanistan Becoming “A Realistic Path”

The report, which cites American and European officials, says that the possibility has become more likely following tensions amid President Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

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Hagel Phones Egyptian Counterpart

The Pentagon has not taken sides in the Egyptian conflict.

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LISTEN: Questions Remain Regarding Panetta’s Bin Laden Leak

The former Defense Secretary’s leak, whether intentional or accidental, merits review in light of the administration’s efforts to crack down on leakers.

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Report: Former Joint Chiefs Vice Chair Under Investigation

Cartwright, widely known as one of the more tech savvy officials, allegedly gave the New York Times information about the Stuxnet computer virus.

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Hagel “Disappointed” In The Chinese Government Over Snowden

Hagel also called on Russia to “do the right thing.”

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Pentagon Welcomes DOMA Ruling

The Defense Department “intends to make the same benefits available to all military spouses — regardless of sexual orientation — as soon as possible.

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Hagel Praises LGBT Community At Pentagon Pride Event

“Now they can serve openly, with full honor, integrity and respect,” he said. “This makes our military and our nation stronger, much stronger.”

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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