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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.

October 31st, 2014
06:31 PM ET

Mark Kelly: Spaceflight is a risky business

Wolf Blitzer speaks to Mark Kelly and Miles O'Brien about the failure of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo.

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Filed under: Mark Kelly • Space • Virgin Galactic • Wolf Blitzer
October 30th, 2014
06:14 PM ET

Pa. police: Suspect Eric Frein captured

Pennsylvania State Police say they have captured suspect Eric Frein after more than six weeks on the run. Full story

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Filed under: FBI • Jeffrey Toobin • Pennsylvania • Tom Fuentes • violence • Wolf Blitzer
October 29th, 2014
06:34 PM ET

Gen. Odierno: Russian flights 'concerning'

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno tells Wolf Blitzer that Russia flying planes without any communication is 'concerning'. Full story

Unusual Russian flights concern NATO
An unusual uptick in the size and scale of Russian flights in European airspace has raised concerns for NATO officials.

October 29th, 2014
05:45 PM ET

Report: U.S. may treat foreign Ebola patients

State Dept. deputy spokesperson, Marie Harf, responds to a report that says U.S. may start treating foreign Ebola patients.

Report: Official called Netanyahu 'chickens**t'

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Filed under: Benjamin Netanyahu • Ebola • Health • International affairs • ISIS • Israel • Marie Harf • Wolf Blitzer
October 28th, 2014
07:15 PM ET

NASA-contracted rocket explodes on launch

An unmanned NASA-contracted rocket exploded moments after its scheduled launch to the International Space Station. Full story

Mark Kelly: This is a 'risky business'

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Filed under: Mark Kelly • NASA • Wolf Blitzer
October 28th, 2014
07:02 PM ET

Chambliss: Killing ISIS 'only' option

Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss says ISIS carries out their threats, and killing them is the only option U.S. has.

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Filed under: ISIS • National security • Politics • Saxby Chambliss • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 24th, 2014
06:38 PM ET

NYPD: Hatchet attack was act of terror

An officer is in critical condition after suffering a hatchet wound to the head in what the NYPD call a terrorist attack.

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Filed under: National security • New York • NYPD • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 22nd, 2014
06:59 PM ET

New audio of attack: Where do we go?

Journalist Cormac Mac Sweeney shares his experience from the Ottawa shooting and how the shooter might've gotten in.

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Filed under: Canada • must-see video • National security • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 22nd, 2014
05:26 PM ET

Terror on Canada's Parliament Hill

Jim Sciutto reports on the Ottawa shooting on Canada's Parliament Hill and what we know about the attack. Full story

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Filed under: Canada • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror • violence • Wolf Blitzer
Former U.S. counterterror chief: 'Imminent threat' remains
October 21st, 2014
04:08 PM ET

Former U.S. counterterror chief: 'Imminent threat' remains

Watch CNN's full interview with Matt Olsen during "The Situation Room," airing from 5-7 p.m. ET.

The former head of U.S. counterterror operations said Tuesday the "imminent threat" posed by an al Qaeda offshoot in Syria hasn't lessened after a U.S. air campaign there.

Speaking to CNN's Jim Sciutto, Matt Olsen said by his analysis the threat from the Khorasan group "is still in the same place as it was before" President Barack Obama ordered airstrikes against the terror operation last month. Full story

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Filed under: ISIS • Jim Sciutto • Khorasan • Matt Olsen • National security • Wolf Blitzer
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