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Chuck Hagel is confirmed as the new Secretary of Defense. In Berlin, Secretary of State John Kerry speaks about American values. Budget cuts are already impacting the military. Controversial Surgeon General Everett Koop has passed away. In economics, the markets make up some ground lost to yesterday's triple-digit plunge on Wall Street.