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December 8th, 2014
06:40 PM ET

U.S. bases, embassies on high alert

U.S. military bases and embassies are on high alert amid fear they may be targeted after the release of a torture report.

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Filed under: Elise Labott • Marines • Military • National security
December 8th, 2014
06:38 PM ET

CNN goes to Afghanistan with Chuck Hagel

CNN's Jim Sciutto speaks to outgoing U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel during his last visit to Afghanistan. Full story

December 8th, 2014
06:37 PM ET

Should police still be 'militarized'?

CNN's Brian Todd reports on police still receiving lots of military equipment, despite controversy in wake of Ferguson.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Ferguson • race