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Swedish navy corvette HMS Visby patrols in the Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden, in October 2014. The Swedish military was searching for evidence of suspected undersea activity in its waters amid reports of a suspected Russian submarine intrusion. Marko Saavala/TT News Agency/AP hide caption

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Parallels

Russian Threats Underscore Europe's Need To Boost Military

A series of military confrontations and growing tensions between Western Europe and Russia means armed conflict in northern Europe seems plausible — and shows how ill-prepared the region is now.

Pvt. Arthur "Bud" Kelder served as a dental assistant in the Army during World War II. Courtesy of the Kelder family hide caption

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The Two-Way

Pentagon Identifies World War II Veteran Featured In NPR/ProPublica Investigation

After a long legal battle waged by a family member, the remains of Pvt. Arthur "Bud" Kelder have been identified by the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command.

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Shots - Health News

Child Abuse And Neglect Laws Aren't Being Enforced, Report Finds

Almost 680,000 children in the United States were victims of abuse in 2013. And state and local governments aren't doing enough to report abuse and investigate it, an independent report finds.

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