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Scott Neuman

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Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Small Plane That Crashed In Ocean

Sunday, August 31, 2014

The apparently unconscious pilot of the single-engine aircraft drifted into restricted airspace over Washington, prompting F-16s to be scrambled.

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Corvette-Eating Sinkhole Will Be Filled In, Museum Says

Sunday, August 31, 2014

When a gaping hole opened up under a clutch of classic cars at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky, the disaster became a favorite exhibit. But the museum's board has decided to fix it, anyway.

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Rebels Reportedly Seize Part Of U.S. Embassy Compound In Tripoli

Sunday, August 31, 2014

A YouTube video shows a large group of men occupying a building that the U.S. ambassador to Libya says appears to be the embassy's residential annex.

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Hong Kong Activists Protest China's Control Of Leadership Vote

Sunday, August 31, 2014

People in the former British colony are angered that a vote for the territory's next chief executive will be from a list of candidates hand-pickled by Beijing.

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Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine

Sunday, August 31, 2014

The Russian leader said "substantive, meaningful talks" were needed to decide the outcome in the region, while a spokesman clarified that the region should remain part of Ukraine.

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Iraqi Forces Reportedly Enter Besieged Northern City Of Amerli

Sunday, August 31, 2014

The town of Amerli, which includes some 20,000 Shiite Turkmen, has been surrounded by Sunni Islamic State fighters for two months.

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Michael Sam, First Openly Gay NFL Draft, Is Dropped By Rams

Saturday, August 30, 2014

The former Missouri defensive end was edged out in a competition against undrafted rookie Ethan Westbrooks for a spot on St. Louis' roster.

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South Africa Condemns Apparent Coup In Lesotho

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Early Saturday, soldiers in the tiny kingdom completely surrounded by South Africa took to the streets amid gunfire, forcing the prime minister to flee. The army has denied a takeover.

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U.N. Peacekeepers Rescued After Being Trapped By Syrian Militants

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Dozens of blue-helmeted Filipino soldiers were extracted after a firefight with militants on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights.

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Nicaraguan Miners Trapped After Collapse

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Four miners remain trapped after 22 others were rescued at a gold and silver mine near the south central city of Bonanza.

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John Walker Jr., Cold War Spy For Soviets, Dies At 77

Saturday, August 30, 2014

The U.S. Navy warrant officer recruited his son, his brother and a friend to help him steal and sell classified message keys to the USSR over a 17-year period.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Dave And Phil Alvin, Adam Rogers And Benjamin Booker

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Dave and Phil Alvin talk about singing together again; Adam Rogers discusses his book Proof: The Science of Booze; Benjamin Booker's debut album is raw yet disciplined.

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Poroshenko Says Ukraine Near To 'Full-Scale War'

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Speaking at a meeting of European Union foreign ministers, the Ukrainian president says Kiev is "close to the point of no return," over Moscow's direct support of separatists.

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Why The British Allowed The Rotherham Abuse To Fester

Saturday, August 30, 2014

The Guardian's Randeep Ramesh tells NPR's Scott Simon about the social and societal forces at work in British culture which might have contributed to the cover-up of the Rotherham child abuse case.

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Chinese High-Rise Worker Left Dangling After Annoyed Boy Cuts Rope

Friday, August 29, 2014

The 10-year-old watching cartoons reportedly became annoyed at the construction racket outside his window, so he took a knife and sliced through the worker's rappelling apparatus.

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Holiday Gas Prices Lowest In Four Years

Friday, August 29, 2014

The national average for regular is $3.45 per gallon, down from an all-time high of $3.83 per gallon over the Labor Day 2012 holiday.

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Malaysia Airlines Cuts A Third Of Its Workforce After Steep Losses

Friday, August 29, 2014

The disappearance of MH370 and the shooting-down of MH17 in recent months have compounded the hit to the carrier's already shaky bottom line.

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Britain Raises Terror Alert Level, But Cites No Specific Threat

Friday, August 29, 2014

The warning was raised to "severe," the second-highest level, as British Prime Minister David Cameron said Islamic extremism poses a "greater and deeper" threat to the U.K. than ever before.

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Volcanoes In Iceland, Papua New Guinea Keep Residents On Edge

Friday, August 29, 2014

Two eruptions a half a world apart have caused evacuations and aviation warnings, but so far no injuries.

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Scientists Study How We Evolved To Stand On Our Own Two Fins

Thursday, August 28, 2014

They examined an African fish that can breathe air and walk on its fins, discovering insights into the transition from sea to land some 400 million years ago.

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