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'Morning Edition' Returns: From the Ski Slope to the Battlefield

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'Morning Edition' Returns: From the Ski Slope to the Battlefield

'Morning Edition' Returns: From the Ski Slope to the Battlefield

'Morning Edition' Returns: From the Ski Slope to the Battlefield

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The Army says that due to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, it needs the five 105-milimeter Howitzers currently on loan to two ski resorts in the Sierra Nevada.