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International correspondent Kim Hjelmgaard and Brown University researcher Stephanie Savell discuss the U.S. military's presence abroad. Plus, the latest from a U.S. bombing in Syria, the House is set to vote on the latest coronavirus relief deal, a new COVID-19 vaccine may soon be approved and a snow moon lights up the sky.
(Audio: Associated Press)