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Matthew Sollars

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Nuclear Summit Ends with U.S.-Russia Pact

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

The U.S. and Russia have agreed to eliminate a massive amount of nuclear material that could be used to fuel about 17,000 atomic weapons.

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Nebraska Enacts Abortion Restrictions

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Nebraska's Republican Governor Dave Heineman signed two laws today that will strictly limit abortion.

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Thai Protesters Gain Traction

Monday, April 12, 2010

Protesters in Thailand appear to be getting closer to their goal of forcing Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva out of power.

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Ukraine Pledges to Dispose of Nuclear Material

Monday, April 12, 2010

Breakthrough announcement on the first day of President Obama's nuclear security summit in Washington.

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Mine Explosion Kills 25 in West Virginia

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Toxic gases have suspended rescue efforts to find four more missing.

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Tupper Thomas, Savior of Prospect Park, to Retire

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Tupper Thomas, the woman credited with restoring Brooklyn's Prospect Park, is retiring.

After 30 years as park administrator, the parks department says Thomas will step down sometime early next year, once her replacement is found.

Prospect Park was built in the 1860's by Central Park designers Frederick ...

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Vatican: We Are Helping in Assault Case

Monday, April 05, 2010

The Vatican says it has cooperated with U.S. law enforcement officials trying to extradite an Indian priest charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in Minnesota.

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U.S. Fines Toyota $16 Million

Monday, April 05, 2010

The U.S. wants Toyota to pay a $16 million fine for failing to promptly notify the government of problems with gas pedals. 

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Priest Likens Abuse Scandals to Persecution of Jews

Friday, April 02, 2010

A senior Vatican priest compared the media uproar over sexual abuse scandals in the church to anti-Semitism.

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Another Bloomberg Aide Leaves City Hall

Friday, April 02, 2010

Another top aide is leaving the Bloomberg administration. Rohit Aggarwala, the man in charge of implementing Mayor Bloomberg's PlanNYC 2030 program for sustainable growth, is leaving as of June 1. Aggarwala joined the administration in 2006 as the head of the Office of Long-term Planning and Sustainability. He's moving to ...

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Racette Will Replace Mattila in Met's Tosca

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Karita Mattila will not be singing the title role of Tosca at the Metropolitan Opera this spring.

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Overnight Car Bomb Blast in Dagestan, Russia

Thursday, April 01, 2010

At least two people were killed in the blast.

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$5 Billion Pledged to Haiti Recovery

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Pledges from international community exceed goal for rebuilding devastated country.

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Court Rules Wiretapping Program Was Illegal

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

A federal judge has ruled that government investigators acted illegally by wiretapping the phone conversations of an Islamic charity and two American lawyers without a search warrant.

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Large Hadron Collider Spins Successfully

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Europe's Large Hadron Collider started crashing subatomic particles into each other today, following months of delays.

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Members of Militant Christian Group Arrested

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Nine members of a Christian militia group based in Michigan have been indicted on sedition and weapons charges.

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Met Gets $30 Million Gift, Without Strings

Friday, March 26, 2010

The Metropolitan Opera has announced that it's received a $30 million donation from philanthropist Ann Ziff.

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Allawi Leads Iraq Vote, Maliki Wants Recount

Friday, March 26, 2010

The secular Shiite coalition led by former prime minister Iyad Allawi has reportedly won the most seats in this month's parliamentary elections in Iraq.

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Judge Blocks City Plan to Close 19 Schools

Friday, March 26, 2010

A state judge has blocked the city from going ahead with plans to phase out 19 low-performing schools.

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Obama Hails Nuclear Pact with Russia

Friday, March 26, 2010

Reduces strategic arms stockpiles, opens door for future agreements.

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