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Top U.S. commander in Afghanistan under investigation, scandal widens

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) - The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, General John Allen, is under investigation for allegedly inappropriate communication with a woman at the center of the scandal involving former CIA Director David Petraeus, a senior U.S. defense official said on Tuesd Full story

Why Men Like Petraeus Risk It All to Cheat

An admitted affair has crumbled the career of CIA Director David Petraeus, prompting the evergreen question: Why do people with so much to lose risk it all for sex? Full story

Details on Petraeus’ resignation unravel

  Up host Chris Hayes has what “You Should Know” for the week to come, including the developing story on CIA Director David Petraeus’ shocking resignation.

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David Petraeus ends long public career with resignation from CIA over affair with biographer

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  CIA Director Petraeus Resigns

Insight on the abrupt resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus, with John Batchelor, Radio Talk Show co-host.

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