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Iran Debate Intensifies

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Trump Officials Are Divided Over How Aggressive To Be With Iran

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Former military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning speaks to reporters in Virginia on Thursday. After Manning refused to testify before a grand jury, U.S. District Judge Anthony Trenga said she was in contempt of court and ordered her back to jail. Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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At the European Union law enforcement agency Europol on Thursday, authorities announced details of a coordinated operation to dismantle an international cybercrime network. Peter Dejong/AP hide caption

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The Huawei Technologies Ltd. business location in Plano, Texas. Trump's executive order does not name Huawei, but it appears to be directed at the Chinese telecom manufacturer. Tony Gutierrez/AP hide caption

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Donald Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, has reached a deal to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee next month. Manny Carabel/Getty Images hide caption

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Attorney General Barr Appoints U.S. Attorney To Investigate Russia Probe Origins

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Trump Administration Debates How Much Of A Threat Iran Is To The U.S.

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Marine Corps Veteran Faces Deportation, Says His Crimes Are Linked To PTSD

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The CIA had a booth at the recent Awesome Con gathering for movie and comic book superheroes in Washington. It's one quirky example of the way the spy agency is reaching out to a broader potential pool of recruits. Greg Myre/NPR hide caption

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CIA Recruiting Comes Out Into The Open

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H. Keith Melton, a longtime collector of spy artifacts, stands next to the axe that was used to kill Soviet exile Leon Trotsky in Mexico in 1940. The axe is part of Melton's huge collection that he's donated to the new International Spy Museum. Greg Myre/NPR hide caption

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A New Spy Museum That Tackles Torture And Other Tough Questions

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., answers questions during a press conference at the Capitol on Thursday. The House is expected to vote on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Exclusive: NPR Talks To Sentenced Russian Operative Maria Butina

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Maria Butina with mentor Alexander Torshin, then a member of Russia's upper house of parliament, in Moscow in 2012. The two sought political influence in the United States. Pavel Ptitsin/AP hide caption

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