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Schneider visits U.S. troops in Iraq

Schneider visits U.S. troops in IraqActor Rob Schneider, pictured, joined Las Vegas mainstay Wayne Newton and country singer Neal McCoy during a recent trip to a U.S. base in Baghdad to visit the troops. The entertainers spent nearly three hours at a 1st Cavalry division camp, talking with troops, signing autographs and sharing a meal.AP/Tammie Arroyo