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President Trump bestows the Medal of Honor to retired Army medic James McCloughan Monday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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3 Days Of Bravery: Neglecting His Own Wounds, 'Doc' Saved 10 Soldiers

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People watch as coverage of an ICBM missile test is displayed on a screen in a public square in Pyongyang on July 29, 2017. Kim Won-Jin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Analysts: North Korea Improves Its Capabilities With Each Missile Test

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William Browder testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday about Russian President Vladimir Putin's government, including allegations of vast and systematic corruption. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Pentagon Reacts To Trump's Transgender Service Member Ban

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In Russia's Shadow, U.S. Military Bulks Up European Presence

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Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford said Thursday that the military's transgender policy will remain unchanged until the Department of Defense receives direction from the White House. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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At a security conference in Australia on Thursday, Adm. Scott Swift said he would launch a nuclear strike against China next week if President Trump ordered it. He warned against the military ever shifting its allegiance from civilian control. Rod McGuirk/AP hide caption

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President Trump's announcement that he wants to ban transgender people from serving in the military could mean a historic reversal in the Pentagon's long-term trend of lowering barriers to service. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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5 Unanswered Questions About Trump's 'Ban' On Transgender Troops

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Trump Places Sanctions On 13 Venezuelan Officials

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Houston MS-13 Gang Crimes Disproportionately Brutal, Police Chief Says

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Victim Of San Antonio Migrant Smuggling Had Been Deported

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