June 16th, 2010
03:43 PM ET

Army charges 3 more in Afghan civilian killings

Seattle, Washington - Three additional U.S. soldiers based in Washington state are facing charges in the deaths of three Afghan civilians between January and May and have been placed in pre-trial confinement, the Army announced Wednesday. FULL POST

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June 16th, 2010
11:32 AM ET

Quips, grilling on progress greet Petraeus on return

WASHINGTON (CNN) - After a very public fainting spell, General David Petraeus was back before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday and looking well one day after his mid-hearing faint led to Chairman Carl Levin (D-Michigan) to recess the hearing. Senators were quick to resume their questioning of progress in the Afghanistan war. FULL POST

June 16th, 2010
10:31 AM ET