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Claims attack killed civilians, not senior Al Qaeda in Iraq operative.
Financial crisis. Two wars. Rising rivals. And talk about whether the American era is coming to an end.
"These guys are diplomats, social workers, and marines all at the same time," says their commander.
Some Democrats in Ohio are criticizing serving in the military.
Wall Street thinks defense spending is going down.
Troops in every branch of the armed forces support McCain over Obama by a 3-to-1 ratio.
Violence has plummeted in the insurgency's birthplace, but the fragile gains could be reversed.
Maj. Gen. John Kelly says Syria, once a conduit for terrorists to enter Iraq, has become a "sanctuary."
Visits to a water treatment facility always turn up cables siphoning electricity from generators.
Violence is down in Iraq, but voters are still asking questions about troop withdrawal.