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Tillerson Makes Unannounced Trip To Afghanistan

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Myeshia Johnson kisses the casket of her husband, Army Sgt. La David Johnson, during his burial service on Saturday in Hollywood, Florida. Sgt. Johnson and three other U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush in Niger on October 4. GASTON DE CARDENAS/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump has an opportunity to refocus on the military with a Medal of Honor ceremony and to congressional priorities as he heads to Capitol Hill Tuesday. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Move To Cut ACA Subsidies Will Improve Marketplace, Roy Says

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Trump Mulls Reappointing Janet Yellen To Another Term As Fed Chair

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News Brief: The White House Refocuses, Bergdahl's Sentencing Hearing

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Khizr Khan Says His Faith In America Is Stronger Than Ever

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Japanese Prime Minister and ruling party president Shinzo Abe smiles during a press conference after the general election Sunday in Tokyo. The Asahi Shimbun/The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images hide caption

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Japan's Prime Minister Isn't Popular, But His Coalition Won A Supermajority

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Kenya's Presidential Election Rerun Further Fuels Political Crisis

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Senate Vote Could Lead To Drilling In Alaska's Wildlife Refuge

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Confusion Lingers Over Deaths Of 4 U.S. Soldiers In Niger

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Fact Check: President Trump's Comments On ACA's Subsidies

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