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World War II Navajo Code Talker George Smith Dies

Posted: 11/02/2012 - Several hundred Navajo code talkers served in World War II. They transmitted key messages from the front line in their native language. The Japanese never managed to crack the code, and only a few of the heroic code talkers remain alive today.

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Is There a Pregnancy Making News In North Korea?

Posted: 10/31/2012 - Rumors are swirling whether the first lady of North Korea is pregnant. Ri Sol Ju, wife of Kim Jong Un, reappeared in public after a two-month absence, and when a photo appeared in state media showing her wearing a long coat, the speculation was rampant.

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Rebels Say Iranian Drones Are Guiding Syrian Attacks

Posted: 10/31/2012 - Syrian rebels say Iranian drones are guiding government attacks. "Of course it's Iranian ... we can see it," one rebel commander says. Iran insists it's not supplying military aid to Syria.

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Kansas Sends More Help To East Coast

Posted: 10/31/2012 - The Kansas Adjutant General's Office says two workers with the Kansas Division of Emergency Management left Wednesday for New York State, where they'll assist with disaster recovery operations.

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Qatar Accuses Syria's Regime of Conducting Genocide

Posted: 10/30/2012 - State media reports an air force general was assassinated in Damascus. The crisis in Syria is "a license to kill by the Syrian government," says Qatari prime minister.

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Old Guard Stays At Tomb Of Unknowns In Superstorm

Updated: 10/29/2012 - The Old Guard soldiers were still on duty at the Tomb of the Unknowns Monday but had moved into an enclosure covered by a green awning known as "the box," about 20 feet away from the tomb.

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U.S. Sailor Found Dead at Train Station in Japan

Posted: 10/29/2012 - The sailor is found on a station platform. Police are investigating the death as either an accident or a crime. It comes after the U.S. military imposed a curfew on troops in Japan.

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Forbes Field Sheltering Andrews AFB Tankers

Updated: 10/29/2012 - Five KC 135 tankers from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland arrived at Forbes Field Sunday morning, taking shelter from Hurricane Sandy.

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Some In Benghazi Raid, Now Tied to alQaeda in Iraq

Posted: 10/24/2012 - If U.S. intelligence is accurate, it would be the second al Qaeda affiliate linked to the attack that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. (Photo from Reuters News Service.)

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Fort Riley Sniper Team Preps For International Competition

Updated: 10/24/2012 - Two of Fort Riley's top marksmen are gearing up to face off against some of the world's best sniper teams. WIBW caught up with the soldiers as they prepare to represent the 1st Infantry Division at an international competition.

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Search for Benghazi Attack Suspects is Puzzling

Posted: 10/19/2012 - The latest in the conflicting reports coming out of the country: the naming of Ahmed Abu Khattala as a suspect in the assault that left four Americans dead.

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Beirut Car Bombing Kills Anti-Syrian Intelligence Official

Posted: 10/19/2012 - Tensions were high around Lebanon after a top intelligence official and at least two others were killed in a massive explosion in normally peaceful neighborhood. There are fears the attack could spur more violence between Shiite and Sunni Muslims.

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Before His Death, Stevens Warned Of a "Violent Libya"

Updated: 10/19/2012 - In this photo taken Monday, April 11, 2011, then U.S. envoy Chris Stevens attends meetings at the Tibesty Hotel where an African Union delegation was meeting with opposition leaders in Benghazi, Libya. (AP Photo)

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Taliban Using Scare Tactics On Media

Posted: 10/19/2012 - The militant group's menacing statements have intensified fears among reporters in a country that is already one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a journalist.

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Libraries Team With Ike And Harry Program

Posted: 10/19/2012 - Two experts on Dwight Eisenhower and Harry Truman will speak next week in Kansas about the paths the two Midwesterners took to the White House and their legacies as president.

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CIA Officer Killed in Afghanistan Attack

Posted: 10/17/2012 - The attack, which occurred Saturday in southern Kandahar province, also killed four Afghan National Security troops, according to a U.S official with knowledge of the details of the attack.

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Conviction of Bin Laden's Driver Overturned

Posted: 10/16/2012 - A federal appeals court Tuesday tossed out the conviction of a driver for Osama bin Laden, dealing a blow to the U.S. military commissions system.

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