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Up Front, for January 15, 2013 - 7:00am

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UpFront - Military suicides; Obama's cabinet; Oakland violence

Suicides in the US military have just hit an all-time high -- and are now more common than deaths in combat. Investigative journalist Aaron Glantz discusses why.

Sonali Kolhatkar interviews Arun Gupta about Barack Obama’s new cabinet -- what their politics and backgrounds tell us about the four years to come.

Finally, a look at Oakland’s spike in gun violence: City Councilmember Noel Gallo, chair of the city's Public Safety Committee; OPD Assistant Police Chief Anthony Toribio; and Rashidah Grinage, director of People United for a Better Life in Oakland [PUEBLO]

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