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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

More Americans Favor Mixing Religion And Politics, Survey Says

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The poll by Pew's Religion & Public Life Project also shows that three-quarters of survey participants believe religion's influence on American life is waning.

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Obama: Coalition Against ISIS Shows 'This Is Not America's Fight Alone'

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The president praised the five Arab nations that joined in airstrikes against extremists in Syria and said it should be clear that there are "no safe havens" for those who threaten America.

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ISIS Purportedly Releases New Video Of British Hostage

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

In the second of a promised "lecture series," freelance photographer John Cantlie warns that Western governments "are hastily marching toward all-out war in Iraq and Syria."

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New ISIS Video Released Of British Hostage

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

In the second of a promised "lecture series," freelance photographer John Cantlie warns that Western governments "are hastily marching toward all-out war in Iraq and Syria."

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Airstrikes Move To Syria, Target More Than Just ISIS

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The strikes, supported by five Arab nations, are a major escalation in the campaign and hit other extremist groups, including one that the Pentagon says is planning to attack U.S. interests.

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3 Afghan Army Officers, Who Had Gone Missing, Detained At Canadian Border

Monday, September 22, 2014

The men are described as senior Afghan army officers who were vetted before being allowed to participate in training exercises. They are not considered a threat, officials say.

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Largest Of Calif. Wildfires Destroys 10 Homes, Other Structures

Monday, September 22, 2014

More than 5,500 firefighters are battling the so-called King Fire in the Sierra Nevada forest area. Some 2,800 people have been evacuated.

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Hong Kong Students Begin Boycott To Call For Democracy

Monday, September 22, 2014

The activists plan to stay out of university classrooms this week to protest Beijing's plan to screen candidates for the territory's next chief executive.

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NASA: MAVEN Spacecraft Safely Circling Mars

Monday, September 22, 2014

The orbital probe will study how the solar wind interacts with the red planet's thin atmosphere.

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Kurds Say They Have Halted ISIS Advance Near Syria-Turkey Border

Monday, September 22, 2014

Peshmerga forces say they are still engaged in fierce battles with Islamic State militants. The fighting has triggered a mass exodus of Kurdish refugees into Turkey.

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White House Announces Campaign Against Campus Sexual Assault

Friday, September 19, 2014

In unveiling the "It's On Us" campaign aimed at preventing attacks on college campuses, President Obama said such violence is "an affront to our basic humanity."

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Iconic Pabst Beer Brands Sold To Russian Company

Friday, September 19, 2014

Pabst Brewing Co., with its famous Blue Ribbon, Old Milwaukee and Schlitz labels, is being acquired by Russian brewer Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum.

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Iran's 'Happy' Dancers Receive Suspended Sentences

Friday, September 19, 2014

Seven young Iranians were arrested in May for producing their own version of the Pharrell Williams song "Happy." Iranian authorities said the video, which went viral, offended public morals.

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Fla. Man Kills 6 Grandchildren, Daughter Before Suicide

Friday, September 19, 2014

The shooter, Don Spirit, 51, had done time in prison on firearms violations in connection with the shooting death of his 8-year-old son during a 2001 hunting accident.

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French Jets Conduct First Airstrikes Against ISIS In Iraq

Friday, September 19, 2014

President Francois Hollande says the Rafale fighters "entirely destroyed" a logistics depot. His office said more air operations against Islamic State militants would be conducted in coming days.

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As Scotland Rejects Independence, Cameron Promises More Autonomy

Friday, September 19, 2014

At final count, the "no" votes won by a margin of 55 percent to 45 percent. The British prime minister said it had settled the question "for a generation."

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Killing Comes Naturally To Chimps, Scientists Say

Thursday, September 18, 2014

A new study bolsters the theory that chimpanzees kill rivals as an adaptation to their natural environment and not as a result of human impact.

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Ukrainian President Thanks Congress For Supporting Freedom

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Petro Poroshenko called Russia's annexation of Crimea a "cynical act of treachery." He is in the U.S. meeting with President Obama and others to lobby for increased aid to fight insurgents.

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Islamic State Seizes Villages; Australia Says It Foiled Beheading Plot

Thursday, September 18, 2014

The Islamist rebels also known as ISIS or ISIL reportedly captured 16 Kurdish villages in northern Syria in a major push for territory. The move has prompted fears of a massacre of civilians.

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Scotland's Historic Decision: Should It Stay Or Should It Go?

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Scots went to the polls to vote in a referendum that will decide whether they remain with the United Kingdom or end a 300-year-old union.

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