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Trump Announces David Shulkin as Veterans Affairs Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump says he has tapped David Shulkin to head the Department of Veterans Affairs, along with alignment from some top hospitals

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Veterans Stand Ground with Pipeline Protesters at Standing Rock

NBC News follows native activist and veteran Dustin Monroe to Standing Rock where veterans join tribes to protest the pipeline.

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Pearl Harbor 75 years later: Survivors gather to mark ‘day of infamy’

Wednesday marks the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Dozens of survivors have made the trip to Hawaii to commemorate the day. Many of the veterans are now in their 90s, making this possibly the last major gathering of Pearl Harbor survivors. NBC’s Joe Fryer reports for TODAY.

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‘Remember What Happened’: Pearl Harbor Survivors Recount Attack

75 years ago, a surprise Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor stunned the U.S. military. Hear firsthand accounts from veterans who were there from the NBC News archives.

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Adriana Lima and Elsa Hosk collect toys, talk Victoria’s Secret show

Supermodels Adriana Lima and Elsa Hosk visit the plaza to collect toys for the TODAY Toy Drive as well as spill some inside details on the upcoming Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Though both are veterans of the Victoria’s Secret runway, they tell TODAY they’re just as excited as if this were their first appearance.

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Veterans stand with pipeline protesters

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Phyllis Young of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe join Joy Reid on the fight of the protesters gathered to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, which, including Gabbard, also spans veterans from many different generations, she says. MSNBC’s Cal Perry also reports.

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House votes to forgive vets on bonus repayment

Congress passed a new defense bill, which allows veterans to keep their reenlistment bonuses and refunds those who returned their bonuses. Rep. Adam Schiff joins MSNBC’s Tamron Hall to discuss if this will resolve the scandal.

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Veterans take action in Dakota Access Pipeline

Veterans from across the country have come together to help protest the Dakota Access Pipeline. NBC’s Cal Perry gives MSNBC’s Craig Melvin the latest details.

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NBC Nightly News Will Broadcast Live From Pearl Harbor on Anniversary

December 7th marks the 75th anniversary of a day that changed our country forever. NBC’s Lester Holt will talk with veterans who survived that day as America honors the heroes of Pearl Harbor.

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Veterans to stand with North Dakota Access Pipeline protestors

2,000 veterans are planning to join the North Dakota Pipeline Protest this weekend.

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