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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

January 8th, 2013
07:45 PM ET

McCain's "serious concerns" about Hagel

Sen. John McCain, who will question Defense Secy. nominee Chuck Hagel, explains his concerns with Hagel's world view.


Filed under: Chuck Hagel • Interviews • John McCain
January 8th, 2013
07:42 PM ET

Wolf talks Mideast peace with Egypt's pres.

In an exclusive sit-down interview in Cairo, Wolf Blitzer discusses peace with Israel and more with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy.

RELATED VIDEO: Morsy: "When you change it takes time"

RELATED VIDEO: Morsy: What I need from the U.S.

RELATED VIDEO: Morsy on U.S. visit, blind cleric & Syria


Filed under: Egypt • Interviews • Mohamed Morsy
January 8th, 2013
07:27 PM ET

How to protect yourself from the flu

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases, explains to Wolf Blitzer why the flu is so bad this year and what you can do to protect yourself.


Filed under: Health • Interviews
January 8th, 2013
07:22 PM ET

Morsy: "When you change it takes time"

In an exclusive interview in Cairo, CNN's Wolf Blitzer discusses the Arab spring and future of Egypt with President Mohamed Morsy.

RELATED STORY: Morsy: What I need from the U.S.

RELATED STORY: Morsy on U.S. visit, blind cleric & Syria


Filed under: Arab world • Egypt • Interviews • Mohamed Morsy
January 8th, 2013
07:13 PM ET

Morsy: What I need from U.S.

In an exclusive interview in Cairo, CNN's Wolf Blitzer asks Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy what he wants from the U.S.

RELATED STORY: Morsy on U.S. visit, blind cleric & Syria


Filed under: Egypt • Interviews • Mohamed Morsy • Wolf Blitzer
January 8th, 2013
06:36 PM ET

Giffords takes on NRA

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, launch a political action committee to prevent gun violence. CNN’s Lisa Sylvester reports.

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Filed under: Gabrielle Giffords • Guns • Lisa Sylvester
January 8th, 2013
06:29 PM ET

New CIA chief & Zero Dark Thirty

Torture allegations forced Brennan out once. Will Zero Dark Thirty be a replay? Chris Lawrence reports.

RELATED STORY: Obama's CIA Pick & Movie Torture Controversy


Filed under: Chris Lawrence • John Brennan • National security
January 8th, 2013
06:06 PM ET

The politics of new gun initiatives

CNN's Gloria Borger looks at the politics of major gun control initiatives being weighed by the Obama administration.

RELATED STORY: NRA will participate in White House gun violence meetings

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Filed under: Gloria Borger • Guns • Politics • Situation Room
January 8th, 2013
12:01 PM ET

How fight over Hagel may play out

CNN's Tom Foreman breaks down the path for Chuck Hagel to be confirmed as secretary of defense.


Filed under: Chuck Hagel • Tom Foreman • virtual studio
January 8th, 2013
11:52 AM ET

Obama makes telling foreign policy picks

Obama sends message on foreign policy in second term with top national security picks, CNN's Barbara Starr reports.

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