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  • Hagel, under pressure, resigns as U.S. defense secretary

    U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, leaving under pressure as President Barack Obama faces critical national security challenges, including fighting Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and revising plans to exit Afghanistan.
  • College student in custody after Texas military post lockdown

    A male college student has been taken into custody for driving an unauthorized vehicle onto San Antonio's Fort Sam Houston on Sunday night, sparking a lockdown and a full security alert, officials said on Monday. The San Antonio area man, who has not...

    White House says Hagel's resignation decision made together with Obama

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said President Barack Obama and U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel "arrived together" at the decision for Hagel to resign, but said Hagel had a "pretty strong track record" during his tenure at the Pentagon. "The...

    Pentagon chief Hagel leaves under pressure after less than 2 years

    Pentagon chief Hagel leaves under pressure after less than 2 years
    President Obama called Chuck Hagel “no ordinary secretary of Defense” as he announced Hagel’s resignation Monday, opening the way for a new Pentagon leader to confront evolving national security challenges in the final two years of...

    'The Newsroom' recap: Will pressured to expose whistleblower

    'The Newsroom' recap: Will pressured to expose whistleblower
    Federal law enforcement officials ratchet up the pressure on ACN anchor Will McAvoy (Jeff Daniels) to reveal the identity of a crusading whistleblower in “Main Justice,” Episode 22 of HBO’s “The Newsroom.” ¬† The...