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The Two-Way
4:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Hagel: Stress Of 'Nonstop War' Forcing Out Good Soldiers

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.
Ariel Zambelich NPR

Outgoing Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, speaking to NPR's Morning Edition, says he's concerned about retaining qualified U.S. military service members amid the "stress and strain" of more than 13 years of continuous warfare in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Shots - Health News
4:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

High Schools Seek A Safer Path Back From Concussion

High school athlete Graham Hill, number 50, suffered a concussion in 2013 while playing football at Trinity Christian Academy, in Addison, Texas.
Courtesy of Jeffrey McWhorter

Nearly half of all reported sports concussions occur during a high school football game or practice. And even when injured bodies are ready to get back on the field, injured brains might not be ready to return to class.

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NPR Story
4:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Greek Voters Usher Leftist Party Into Office

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NPR Story
4:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Weekend Shelling Kills 30 People In Eastern Ukraine

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NPR Story
4:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

A Closer Look At Saturday's Iowa Freedom Summit

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