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Clash of Characters update: Your vote could save, or sink, these icons

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VA urges 'hiring surge' to reduce veterans' appeals backlog

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U.S. turns down Russia invitation to Afghan peace conference

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The nation's foremost military experts have 39 ideas for modernizing its personnel system

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How Broadway's 'Bandstand' tapped modern-day vets to get post-war life right

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