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Senators unveil Veterans First Act

WASHINGTON -- Senators took fresh steps this week in the slow effort to reform the beleaguered Veterans Affairs Department and hold it more accountable just as news broke of a new scandal -- cockroaches in food at a VA hospital in Chicago.

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Meet the Army's first female infantry officer

When Capt. Kristen M. Griest made history last summer by becoming one of the first two women to graduate the Army's legendarily difficult Ranger School, she made her intentions clear: She was considering joining a Special Operations unit. Now, she has accomplished another first with some similar demands: becoming the U.S. military's first female infantry officer.

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Take a look at the fire damage from South Point apartments

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Harrison County drug court graduates share their stories

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Tenants describe fire at Gulfport apartment complex

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Tenant saves family photo after fire destroys Gulfport apartment

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Protesters shout 'Dump Donald Trump' outside Fresno's Selland Arena

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Mother: Son 'brutally beaten' before Jackson County deputy shot him

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Bases, Coast leaders launch Joint Land Use Study

Keesler Air Force Base Col. Michelle Edmondson explains the importance of the Joint Land Use Study with Biloxi Mayor 'FoFo' Gilich at her side.
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Bases, Coast leaders launch Joint Land Use Study 00:37

Bases, Coast leaders launch Joint Land Use Study

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John P. Murtha successfully completes sea trial

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Assistant Secretary of the Navy, other officials speak at Gulfport solar farm groundbreaking

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Video: Seabees return to Gulfport