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Scott Neuman

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Vincenzo Nibali First Italian In 15 Years To Win Tour De France

Sunday, July 27, 2014

The cyclist had dominated the Tour, wearing the yellow jersey through all but two stages of the grueling three-week competition.

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U.S.: Satellite Images Show Russian Rockets Hitting Ukraine

Sunday, July 27, 2014

The State Department says the photos show burn marks from the firing of multiple rocket launchers inside Russia and resulting craters on the other side of the border.

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Judges Overturns D.C. Ban On Handguns In Public

Sunday, July 27, 2014

A district court judge says the law that prohibited people from carrying handguns outside their homes violates the Second Amendment.

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Smartsongs: Refrains The Brain Retains

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Songs that teach and delight students of all ages.

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Birth Of 100-Millionth Person In Philippines Greeted With Joy, Concern

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Chonalyn, a 6-pound girl, was born Sunday morning in a Manila hospital. But the head of the country's population commission says it will be a challenge to provide for so many people.

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How Our Story About A Child's Science Experiment Sparked Controversy

Sunday, July 27, 2014

A researcher has complained that coverage in NPR and other outlets ignores his work and gives undue credit to a sixth-grader's project. But that sixth grader did make an original contribution.

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Libyan Conflict Rages After U.S. Shuts Embassy

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Fighting in the country's east has killed at least 38 people since the U.S. on Saturday temporarily closed its embassy in the capital, citing security concerns.

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Fighting Near MH17 Crash Site In Ukraine Thwarts Investigators

Sunday, July 27, 2014

NPR's Corey Flintoff, reporting from Donetsk, Ukraine, says government forces appear to be gaining ground against rebels who control the wreckage site.

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Israel Resumes Gaza Offensive As Hamas Offers New Cease-Fire

Sunday, July 27, 2014

A proposed 24-hour extension to Saturday's humanitarian cease-fire didn't last past Sunday morning. Hamas, which rejected that truce, says it is now willing to accept a new cease-fire.

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Ukrainian Troops Said Poised To Retake Rebel-Held Donetsk

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Kiev's forces have been advancing on key rebel stronghold in hopes of forcing a collapse of the separatist movement.

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Vincenzo Nibali Set For Tour De France Victory

Saturday, July 26, 2014

The 29-year-old cyclist will become the first Italian to wear the yellow jersey into Paris since Marco Pantani in 1998. This year's event was marked by favorites dropping out early on.

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Barrel Bomb Attacks Devastate Iraqi Families

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Rights workers say civilians are being killed by government attacks with so-called barrel bombs — the crude weapons made famous in Syria's current conflict.

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North Korea Reportedly Tests Short-Range Ballistic Missile

Saturday, July 26, 2014

It is the latest in a slew of missile tests conducted by North Korea in recent weeks in the lead up to the 61st anniversary of the signing of the an armistice that halted fighting in the Korean War.

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Dressing Up As A T-Rex Is All Part Of The Job

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Remember in Empire Strikes Back where Han Solo slices open the belly of a tauntaun so Luke can stay warm? That's not much different from how Eli Presser climbs into his T-Rex costume.

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U.N.: Second Black Box Found At Algerian Airliner Crash Site

Saturday, July 26, 2014

The data recorder was recovered from the Air Algerie AH5017 debris field in southern Mali. Investigators are linking Thursday's crash that killed 118 to bad weather.

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Tech Week: Industry Diversity, Digital Afterlives, Net Neutrality

Saturday, July 26, 2014

The roundup: Twitter released a scorecard showing that its workforce is largely male and white. And what happens to our digital stuff after we log off for the last time?

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U.S. Embassy Compound In Libya Shut Down Amid Fighting

Saturday, July 26, 2014

The State Department says personnel are being moved to an alternate location amid an escalation of fighting among rival militant factions in the capital, Tripoli.

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NFL Faces Criticism Over Ray Rice Suspension From Ravens

Saturday, July 26, 2014

It was a controversial week for the National Football League. Bloomberg's Kavitha Davidson brings NPR's Scott Simon up to date.

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Israel Cabinet Agrees To Extend Cease-Fire Until Sunday

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Israel's Cabinet has agreed to an additional 24 hours of a humanitarian cease-fire. Hamas however has said any cease-fire that does not include withdrawal is unacceptable.

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Obama: U.S., Central America Share Responsibility For Influx Of Minors

Friday, July 25, 2014

The presidents of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador met at the White House to discuss the steep uptick in unaccompanied children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

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