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Senate Considers Raising Military Death Benefits

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Detainee Tribunals Challenged

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White House Plans to Ask for Death Benefit Increase

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Hawaii Mourns Troops Killed in Chopper Crash

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Soldiers' Deaths Unite Two California Families

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Bush to Request $80 Billion for Iraq, Afghanistan

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Poetry-Loving Soldiers Form Group in Iraq

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Children's Book Tells Tale of Iraq Librarian

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Defending Bush's Treatment of Enemy Combatants

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Defining Torture In The 'War On Terror'

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Rumsfeld's Pentagon Covert Operations Group

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Soldier Emerges from Retirement, Prepares for Iraq

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