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Scott Neuman

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Man Who Killed Officers Told Passersby: 'Watch What I Am Going To Do'

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Ismaaiyl Brinsley, who shot two NYPD patrolmen, spoke to people on the street just before the shooting took place, according to a police official.

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Kurdish Forces Push Offensive To Retake Sinjar From ISIS

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Days after breaking the siege of Mount Sinjar and freeing trapped Yazidis there, peshmerga forces were pressing an offensive to retake the town itself from the Islamist militia.

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GOP Sens. Rubio, Paul Square Off Over Cuba Policy Shift

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Rubio, appearing on ABC's This Week, lashed out at Paul, who has expressed support for opening trade with the island nation after a decades-long embargo.

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Tunisia, Cradle Of Arab Spring, In Historic Presidential Vote

Sunday, December 21, 2014

The election pits interim President Moncef Marzouki against challenger Beji Caid Essebsi, who held a post in the ousted regime of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Obama Calls North Korean Hack 'Cybervandalism'

Sunday, December 21, 2014

On CNN's State of the Union, the president expanded on earlier remarks he made criticizing a decision by Sony Pictures to pull distribution of The Interview.

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Gunman Made Anti-Police Posts Before Killing NYPD Officers

Sunday, December 21, 2014

The assailant, identified as 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley, is thought to have shot his ex-girlfriend and then used her Instagram account to post threatening messages.

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Many States Now Have $2 Gasoline, Analyst Says

Saturday, December 20, 2014

An analyst from GasBuddy.com says 24 states have at least one station with the price per gallon at $1.99 or less.

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Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95

Saturday, December 20, 2014

He flew nearly 150 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, but after the war, Steward returned home and was denied a mortgage because of his skin color.

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U.N. Reports More Than 7,000 Ebola Deaths Since March

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The World Health Organization has added nearly 400 more deaths from the current outbreak since its last report earlier this week.

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4 Gitmo Prisoners Released For Return To Afghanistan

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The inmates were sent home on a request from the new Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani. It is the latest in a series of moves to draw down the prison population by sending prisoners abroad.

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Russia Says It Won't 'Cave In' To New Western Sanctions

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The reaction comes after President Obama signed an executive order on Friday slapping economic sanctions on Crimea, a day after the EU approved similar measures.

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North Korea Has An Interesting Offer. And Another Threat

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The secretive regime denies any involvement with the Sony Pictures hack and says the U.S. must allow it to help find the real culprit. Or else.

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New EPA Standards Label Toxic Coal Ash Non-Hazardous

Friday, December 19, 2014

Environmental groups had sought to have coal ash, a byproduct of coal-fired power plants, regulated as hazardous waste.

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Apple Responds To BBC On Conditions At Asian iPhone Suppliers

Friday, December 19, 2014

Jeff Williams, the tech giant's vice president for operations, told British-based employees that Apple has done more than any other company to ensure fair and safe working conditions.

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Obama's Wide-Ranging, Year-End News Conference

Friday, December 19, 2014

The president discussed issues ranging from normalization of relations with Cuba to Sony Pictures' decision to cancel release of the film 'The Interview' after a North Korean hack attack.

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Education Dept. Issues Framework For New College Rating System

Friday, December 19, 2014

The draft plan indicates that such factors as access, affordability and student outcomes will be key to the system first announced by President Obama in 2013.

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Thailand Says It Was Unaware Of CIA 'Black Site' On Its Soil

Friday, December 19, 2014

Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha says the U.S. never told Thai officials of the existence of a safe house where top al-Qaida operatives were allegedly subjected to torture.

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Immigration Is Driving Broad Demographic Shifts In U.S., Report Says

Thursday, December 18, 2014

An analysis by Pew Charitable Trusts shows that immigrants are increasingly moving from "gateways" such as New York and Texas into states in Middle America.

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Boko Haram Suspected In New Round Of Killing And Kidnapping

Thursday, December 18, 2014

The latest killing and kidnapping occurred just 20 miles from where the Islamist extremist group kidnapped nearly 300 schoolgirls in April.

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India Tests Crew Capsule, New Heavy-Lift Rocket

Thursday, December 18, 2014

An improved version of India's largest space-launch vehicle carried an unmanned crew capsule that was recovered after splashdown in the Andaman Sea.

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