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Before his arrest last year, Manning was reportedly involved in several altercations while serving in the Army. Frontline hide caption

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WikiLeaks Suspect Manning: A Troubled Home Life

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The north entrance to the Greenbrier gives no clues to a secret bunker for Congress. Courtesy of The Greenbrier Resort hide caption

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The Secret Bunker Congress Never Used

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'Suicide By Cop' Leads Soldier On Chase Of His Life

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Sgt. Nathan Scheller was twice denied for a Purple Heart, though roadside bomb explosions left him with lasting cognitive damage. Above, Scheller walks with his wife, Miriam, and his family. NPR/Frontline hide caption

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Spc. Joseph Chroniger, who has bone spurs in his neck, hopes acupuncture from Dr. Shashi Kumar at Madigan Army Medical Center will give him relief from pain. Mark Harrison/The Seattle Times hide caption

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Weight Of War: Soldiers' Heavy Gear Packs On Pain

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