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Guantanamo's Near-Empty Lockups Have Been Readied For More Prisoners

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Trump Tweet Ties 'Missed Signals' In Florida Shooting To FBI Russia Probe

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Trump Campaigner On Russia Indictment

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The Russia Investigations: Reading Into Mueller's Latest Indictments

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Following Mueller Indictments Targeting Russians, Moscow Maintains Denial

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A week ago, kids in Parkland, Fla., were talking about prom and graduation. Now they're talking about funerals and gun control. Some students say the shooting that left 17 people dead will be a catalyst for different gun laws. Brian Mann/North Country Public Radio hide caption

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Florida Students Shaken Over Shooting Plan To March In D.C.

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National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster spoke at the Munich Security Conference Saturday and said the U.S. "will expose and act against those who use cyberspace" to spread disinformation. Sebastian Widmann/Getty Images hide caption

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Grand Jury Indicts Russians Over Election Interference

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Rep. Jackie Speier On Indictment Of Russians

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Smallpox virus, colorized and magnified in this micrograph 42,000 times, is the real concern for biologists working on a cousin virus — horsepox. They're hoping to develop a better vaccine against smallpox, should that human scourge ever be used as a bioweapon. Chris Bjornberg/Science Source hide caption

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Did Pox Virus Research Put Potential Profits Ahead of Public Safety?

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A Facebook posting, released by the House intelligence committee, for a group called "Woke Blacks" is photographed in Washington, D.C., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. Jon Elswick/AP hide caption

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In this file photo taken on April 19, 2015, a women enters the four-story building known as the "troll factory" in St. Petersburg, Russia. The U.S. government alleges the Internet Research Agency started interfering as early as 2014 in U.S. politics, extending to the 2016 presidential election. Dmitry Lovetsky/AP hide caption

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FBI Says It Received Tip About Florida School Shooter, But Failed To Follow Up

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FBI Director Christopher Wray attends the International Conference on Cyber Security on Jan. 9. The FBI says that someone called its tip line to report concerns about Nikolas Cruz, who has told police he killed 17 people in Parkland, Fla. But the bureau failed to follow protocols to assess the threat. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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The office of Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller says 13 Russians and three Russian entities took part in a broad information war against the United States. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Grand Jury Indicts Russians Linked To Interference In 2016 Election

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Intelligence Infighting

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For His Book 'Directorate S,' Journalist Steve Coll Dives Into Pakistan's Spy Agency

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Some of the devastation caused by the fight to remove ISIS from Raqqa, Syria. Greg Dixon/NPR hide caption

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U.S. Military Mission In Syria Endures As ISIS Nears Defeat

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Ex-Intel Chief Clapper Weighs In On Russia Influence Investigation

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Steve Coll's 'Directorate S' Looks At Narrative Of CIA After 2001

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