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Donald Trump is a "bloviating ignoramus" in George F. Will's opinion. Mr. Trump's view of the columnist is similarly unflattering. (Associated Press)

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Republicans and Democrats "have a responsibility to come together and find the money necessary to de-trigger sequester," Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said on ABC's "This Week." (Associated Press)

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A spectator near the Lincoln Memorial holds a sign up saying "Thank you for my freedom" as motorcycles pass by during the annual Rolling Thunder ride on Sunday, May 27, 2012. The ride honors veterans, particularly those who have fallen in the line of duty or who are missing in action. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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Republicans and Democrats "have a responsibility to come together and find the money necessary to de-trigger sequester," Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said on ABC's "This Week." (Associated Press)

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Spectators line the road near the Lincoln Memorial on a hot and humid Sunday as the motorcycles pass by to honor veterans, MIAs and POWs. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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Defense Secretary Leon Panetta pauses on Tuesday, May 10, 2012, during a briefing at the Pentagon. (Associated Press)

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A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial touches the name of a fallen soldier etched on the wall of the memorial in Washington, Friday, May 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial touches the name of a fallen soldier etched on the wall of the memorial in Washington, Friday, May 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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This undated image released by PFCAuctions shows a vial containing President Ronald Reagan's dried blood residue. A Channel Islands online auction house has angered the Reagan Foundation by claiming to offer a vial that once contained his blood. The auctioneers say it was used by the laboratory that tested Reagan's blood when he was hospitalized after a 1981 assassination attempt in Washington. (AP Photo/PFCAuctions)

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Axis deer are plentiful on the island of Maui in Hawaii, where they have caused considerable damage over the years to the landscape, but now there are an estimated 100 on the Big Island, 30 miles away, and no one knows how they got there. (Forest and Kim Starr via Associated Press)

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**FILE** North Dakota Democratic Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp speaks May 3, 2012, in Minot, N.D. (Associated Press)

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James Canik, deputy director of the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, searches among the vacuum-sealed DNA samples stored at the Armed Forces Repository of Specimen Samples at Dover Air Force Base. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)

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Letters from 1942 and 1953, which contain DNA, will be used to identify past military service members' remains at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory at Dover Air Force Base. The lab houses at least 6.7 million boxes of DNA specimen samples. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)

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Axis deer are plentiful on the island of Maui in Hawaii, where they have caused considerable damage over the years to the landscape, but now there are an estimated 100 on the Big Island, 30 miles away, and no one knows how they got there. (Forest and Kim Starr via Associated Press)

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Brandon Lutzow of Waldorf, Md., helps scrub the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, along with other members of Rolling Thunder's Maryland Chapter 1 on May 13 as one way of honoring the sacrifices of those who died in the war. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Other soldiers rest inside the Sudan People's Liberation Army headquarters in Bentiu. (Associated Press)

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Tea party candidate Ted Cruz (left) responds in January to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst during a Republican primary debate in Austin. The former Texas solicitor general has repeatedly challenged Mr. Dewhurst's conservative credentials in the primary race for the U.S. Senate seat left open with the retirement of Kay Bailey Hutchison. (Associated Press)

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Tea party candidate Ted Cruz (left) responds in January to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst during a Republican primary debate in Austin. The former Texas solicitor general has repeatedly challenged Mr. Dewhurst's conservative credentials in the primary race for the U.S. Senate seat left open with the retirement of Kay Bailey Hutchison. (Associated Press)

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Nik Wallenda performs a walk on a tightrope in the rain during training for his walk over Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, N.Y., earlier this month. (Associated Press)

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Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is expected to sign a bill Tuesday that will raise the state's tax on non-cigarette tobacco products. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)