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Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin Weighs In On Tensions Between U.S. And Russia

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Do Large-Scale Diplomatic Expulsions Accomplish Anything?

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An internal Justice Department watchdog is opening a review of the Department of Justice and the FBI (headquarters pictured here), over alleged abuse of surveillance authority. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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David Shulkin was the first nonveteran to lead the Veterans Affairs Department and an Obama appointee — the lone holdover in the Trump White House. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Trump To Replace VA Secretary David Shulkin

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Remington's 2020 line, seen here at a gun shop in Kernersville, N.C., offered a state-of-the art scope that automated range finding and aided in targeting. But the line, which had a hefty price tag and issues with the optic system, didn't sell well. Brian Blanco/Getty Images hide caption

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks at the Pentagon Monday. The military received a big boost in funding last week, raising the overall budget to $700 billion this year. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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How The Pentagon Plans To Spend That Extra $61 Billion

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Ejecting Russians: Who Is A 'Spy'?

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U.S. Not Alone In Expelling Russian Diplomats

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U.S. Expelling Russian Intelligence Officers, Closing Consulate In Seattle

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