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'The Post': Pentagon Papers Put The Press Under Pressure

Steven Spielberg's account of the publication of the Pentagon Papers in 1971 is melodrama, but Bob Mondello says it's urgent — and effective.

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McConnell Ready To 'Move On' From Obamacare Repeal, Others In GOP Say Not So Fast

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After a recent fire scare, visiting reindeer Lightning, front, and Holiday were removed from the Santa Barbara Zoo. Courtesy Santa Barbara Zoo hide caption

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Rounding Up Reindeer: Zoo Prepares To Evacuate As Fire Burns Close

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'The Post': Pentagon Papers Put The Press Under Pressure

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