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FBI Will Review Investigaton Of Accused Fort Hood Shooter

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FBI Director Robert Mueller has ordered an independent review of how his agency dealt with the Army major accused of opening fire last month at Fort Hood. He's asked former FBI Director William Webster to look at how the FBI managed information about Major Nidal Hasan. NPR's Dina Temple Raston says there may be a certain reason why Hasan didn't come to the attention of authorities:

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It's not clear when Webster's report might become public.

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