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Scott Neuman

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Decades Of Limbo Ends For Some Indians, Bangladeshis Along Border

Friday, July 31, 2015

The fate of pockets of Bangladeshis and Indians living on opposite sides of the border was left unresolved after the partition of the former British colony in 1947. A new agreement has changed that.

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Judge Says Virginia Can Refuse To Issue Confederate License Plates

Friday, July 31, 2015

Citing a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling, the federal judge effectively vacated a 14-year-old state injunction that prohibited officials from refusing to issue such plates.

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Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Hate Crime Charges

Friday, July 31, 2015

The 21-year-old is accused of carrying out the ruthless attack that killed nine worshippers in a historic black church in Charleston, S.C., last month.

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Marine Version Of F-35 Deemed 'Combat Ready'

Friday, July 31, 2015

With a total program cost estimated at $400 billion and a per-plane price tag of $135 million, the Joint Strike Fighter program is considered the most expensive in U.S. history.

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Tonight, Look For A Rare (But Not Quite Blue) Moon

Friday, July 31, 2015

The modern definition of a "blue moon" has nothing to do with its color.

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U.S. Authorities Can't Find Hunter Who Killed 'Cecil The Lion'

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it is investigating Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer, but the agency says it has failed so far to track him down.

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Experts: Flight MH370 Debris Could Have Reached Western Indian Ocean

Thursday, July 30, 2015

A scientist who studies ocean circulation patterns tells NPR that it's "highly likely" that floating wreckage from the airliner could have reached the island of Reunion near Madagascar.

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Obama Orders Development Of Supercomputer To Rival China's 'Milky Way'

Thursday, July 30, 2015

It is hoped that the new supercomputer, expected to go online by 2025, would be the first "exascale" machine — some 20 times faster than today's fastest machine, called Tianhe-2 (Milky Way-2).

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Taliban Acknowledge Death Of Leader, Select Successor

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Sources within the extremist organization confirmed the death of Mullah Omar, who reportedly died in 2013. A gathering of the group's leaders has chosen Mullah Akhtar Mansoor as his successor.

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British Cyclist Chris Froome Wins Tour De France

Sunday, July 26, 2015

The 30-year-old repeats his 2013 victory, beating back a late-stage attack by Colombian Nairo Quintana.

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Syria's Assad Admits Setbacks In Civil War, But Vows To Win

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Speaking in a televised address in Damascus, Assad promised: "We will resist and we will win."

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Judge In Mexico Orders Prison Officials Detained In 'El Chapo' Escape

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Joaquin Guzman slipped out of his cell on July 11, via an underground tunnel. He is believed to have had inside help in the jailbreak.

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While Obama Talks Security In Kenya, Al-Shabab Carries Out Attack In Somalia

Sunday, July 26, 2015

The al-Qaida affiliated extremist group has claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack in Mogadishu that has killed at least 10 people.

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President Obama Urges Kenyans To 'Choose Path Of Progress'

Sunday, July 26, 2015

The remarks came in a speech wrapping up his three-day visit to Kenya. Next, Obama goes to Ethiopia.

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Judge Says Detained Immigrant Women, Children Should Be Released

Saturday, July 25, 2015

A federal judge has given the government 90 days to prove that holding hundreds of minors and their mothers in unlicensed secure facilities does not violate a 1997 settlement.

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Clinton To Testify Again Before Benghazi Committee

Saturday, July 25, 2015

The former secretary of state and current Democratic presidential candidate says she will appear to discuss the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks that killed four Americans, including the ambassador to Libya.

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Britain's Pearson In Talks To Sell Stake In The Economist Group

Saturday, July 25, 2015

The announcement comes just days after the publisher said it was selling The Financial Times.

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Obama, Kenyan President Discuss Deeper Counterterrorism Ties

Saturday, July 25, 2015

The president and his Kenyan counterpart, Uhuru Kenyatta, also addressed the delicate issue of the country's poor record on gay rights.

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Pentagon Asks 'Armed Citizens' Not To Stand Guard At Recruiting Centers

Saturday, July 25, 2015

The Department of Defense said it appreciates the "outpouring of support" but that the practice "could adversely impact our mission, and potentially create unintended security risks."

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Obama Greeted Warmly On First Presidential Trip To Kenya

Friday, July 24, 2015

The visit has a personal resonance for the president, whose father was born there. He is expected to discuss trade and security issues.

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