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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Meteor Leaves 40-Foot Crater Near Managua's Airport

Monday, September 08, 2014

The space rock, thought to have broken off from an Earth-passing asteroid, left a hole 16 feet deep just outside the international airport in the Nicaraguan capital.

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Arab League Chief Urges 'Confrontation' With Islamic State Militants

Monday, September 08, 2014

In apparent backing of the U.S., Nabil Elaraby tells the 22-member organization that it needs a "comprehensive confrontation" with the extremist group.

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Poroshenko, On Visit To East, Vows Mariupol Will Stay Ukrainian

Monday, September 08, 2014

The Ukrainian president, speaking in the embattled region, says: "This city was, is and will be Ukrainian."

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Royal Couple Kate And William Expecting Another Baby

Monday, September 08, 2014

A second child for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge would be fourth in line to the throne, pushing Prince Harry down in the royal hierarchy.

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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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