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Scott Neuman

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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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Murder Charges Dismissed Against Former Top Thai Leaders

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Ex-Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his deputy, Suthep Thaugsuban, were charged in connection with a bloody 2010 crackdown on protesters.

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China Warns U.S. Over Surveillance Flights

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Beijing rejected U.S. claims that one of its warplanes made a reckless intercept of a U.S. Navy P-8 and said if Washington wants good relations with China, it should end "close surveillance" flights.

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Russian Hackers Reportedly Hit JPMorgan, Other Banks

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The FBI says it is working with the Secret Service to investigate the alleged swiping of account data, which it's thought might be in retaliation for U.S. sanctions on Moscow.

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State Department 'Looking Into' Reports Of Another Jihadi Killed In Syria

Thursday, August 28, 2014

After confirming earlier this week that Douglas McCain was killed fighting with Islamic State militants, U.S. officials say they are probing a report of a second American jihadi killed in Syria.

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Ebola Outbreak Emerges In Central Africa

Sunday, August 24, 2014

With two deaths caused by the virus reported by the Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry, the disease appears to have moved beyond West Africa.

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Al-Qaida's Syrian Affiliate Frees U.S. Journalist Held Since 2012

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Peter Theo Curtis, who was abducted near the Syria-Turkey border in Oct. 2012, has been quietly handed over to a U.N. representative.

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Rap Mogul 'Suge' Knight Shot At West Hollywood Nightclub

Sunday, August 24, 2014

The founder and CEO of Black Kapital Records and Death Row Records is reportedly out of surgery after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

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British Ambassador: 'We Are Close' To Identifying Foley's Killer

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Peter Westmacott says that British officials, using sophisticated voice analysis, are close to identifying the Islamic State militant who beheaded the U.S. journalist.

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Ukraine Celebrates Independence Day, Pledges $3 Billion For Army

Sunday, August 24, 2014

A parade featuring armored personnel carriers and beret-clad soldiers marks the 23rd anniversary since Kiev broke from Russia's orbit at the end of the Cold War.

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Iceland Lowers Volcano Warning

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Scientists in the island nation say after an earlier sub-glacial eruption, there are no signs of ongoing volcanic activity at Bardarbunga.

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State Of Emergency Declared After Quake Rocks Northern Calif.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

The 6.0-magnitude temblor caused nearly 90 injuries, widespread power and water outages and damaged buildings in the wine country just north of San Francisco.

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Obama Orders Review Of Transfers Of Military Surplus To Local Police

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The White House says it will look at federal programs begun after Sept. 11, 2001, that have given local law enforcement military-grade weapons and equipment.

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WATCH: Shark Vs. Grouper. Shark Loses.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

A couple of anglers fishing off the Fla. coast hook a four-foot Blacktip shark. And then ...

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Veteran Space Shuttle Astronaut Steven Nagel Dies At 67

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The Air Force colonel was among the first group selected by NASA to train for the space shuttle program. He went on to fly four missions, two as commander.

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Iceland Ups Aviation Warning As Volcano Rumbles

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Bardarbunga, a volcano in the center of the island nation, has experienced a sub-glacial eruption and could begin sending steam and ash skyward if it melts through the ice, scientists warn.

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U.N. Warns Of 'Possible Massacre' In Northeastern Iraq

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The United Nations special representative in Iraq describes the situation in Amerli, besieged by Islamic State militants, as one of "unspeakable suffering."

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