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It's fitness first, again, at the FBI

Agents are now required to pass a physical fitness test, a response to concerns over agents' stress, fitness levels after the Sept 11 attacks

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FBI agents working out on the roof of the Department of Justice building in Washington in 1938, after the bureau began formally training its agents in the 1920s. To help agents prepare for the new fitness test, the FBI is offering training sessions like one on the National Mall (above). The FBI's 13,500 agents worldwide have until October to take it and results will be included on their annual performance reviews.

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FBI agents working out on the roof of the Department of Justice building in Washington in 1938 (above), after the bureau began formally training its agents in the 1920s. To help agents prepare for the new fitness test, the FBI is offering training sessions like one on the National Mall. The FBI's 13,500 agents worldwide have until October to take it and results will be included on their annual performance reviews.

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FBI AGENTS are on the front lines of the fight to protect the United States from Islamic terrorists, Russian hackers and Chinese spies.

Now they have something far more personal to worry about: their waists. For the first time in 16 years, the FBI is requiring its agents

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