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JUL 28, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Kerry to woo Modi's India, but quick progress unlikely

By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry travels to India this week as Washington tries to revitalize ties it sees as a counterbalance to China's rising power, but rapid progress is unlikely, despite the reformist reputation of India's new leader. The visit by Kerry and a trip by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel next month follow ...

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JUL 22, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Allyson Robinson, Transgender Activist, Talks Military, Trans Rights

Now that President Obama has signed an executive order banning workplace discrimination against LGBT people among federal contractors, transgender activists are wondering if he’ll get around to doing something else he could do with the stroke of a pen: ending the the ban on transgender people serving opening in the military, which is simply a Pentagon regulation, not a law ...

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JUL 22, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Allyson Robinson

Now that president Obama has signed an executive order banning workplace discrimination against LGBT people among federal contractors, transgender activists are wondering if he’ll get around to doing something else he could do with the stroke of a pen: end the the ban on transgender people serving opening in the military, which is simply a Pentagon regulation, not a law ...

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JUL 21, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Afghan vet who fought wounded gets Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back. Pitts, a 28-year-old former Army staff sergeant from Nashua, New Hampshire, is the ninth living veteran of America's wars in Afghanistan and Iraq to receive ...

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JUL 17, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Chelsea Manning To Begin Gender Treatment In Military Custody

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Bureau of Prisons has rejected the Army's request to accept the transfer of national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning from a military prison. So the military will begin treatment for her gender-identity condition. A defense official said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has approved the Army's recommendation to keep Manning in military custody and start a rudimentary ...

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