Scott Neuman

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Kaepernick Files Grievance Saying NFL, Owners Conspired To Shut Him Out

Monday, October 16, 2017

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback says the league and team owners colluded to shut him out of a contract over his pregame protests during the national anthem.

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Catalan Leader Triggers Showdown With Spain Over Independence

Monday, October 16, 2017

Catalonia's President Carles Puigdemont failed to clarify the region's stand on independence in a letter to Spain's prime minister — a move that Madrid has threatened will end the region's autonomy.

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Already A Historic Storm, Weakening Ophelia Draws A Bead On British Isles

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Now a post-tropical cyclone, it is expected to bring hurricane-force winds to Ireland on Monday. As a Category 3 on Saturday, Ophelia tracked farther east in the Atlantic than any hurricane on record.

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Trump Takes Tougher Line On Iran's Nuclear Program

Friday, October 13, 2017

The president says he won't recertify the 2015 nuclear deal, giving Congress the option to reimpose sanctions and rewrite parts of the agreement.

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31 Killed In Deadliest Week For Wildfires In California's History

Friday, October 13, 2017

Officials say that they have moved into "recovery mode" in some areas and expect to find many more bodies.

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Top Exec At Amazon Studios Put On Leave After Harassment Allegations

Friday, October 13, 2017

The company said that Roy Price has been placed on leave after allegations surfaced that he lewdly propositioned a female show producer at a Comic-Con event in 2015.

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Trump Administration To End Obamacare Subsidies For The Poor

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Despite repeated threats to end the cost-reduction payments, the White House had continued the subsidies while waiting for a lawsuit to move through the courts. Thursday's decision reverses that.

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Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Infamous 'Tent City Jail' Closes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The jail, which drew national attention to Arpaio, was opened in 1993 and gained notoriety for its allegedly cruel conditions and unusual practices.

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Kremlin-Backed TV To Remove U.S. Ads Making Light Of Election Meddling

Thursday, October 12, 2017

"Stuck in traffic? Lost an election? Blame us!" reads one of the ads in Washington D.C. put up by RT.

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More Flee California Wine Country As Deadly Wildfires Spread

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Authorities say at least 31 people are dead in some of the worst fires in the state's history. Hundreds more have been reported missing, and officials say the death toll is likely to climb.

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Wildfires Rage In California Wine Country, Leaving At Least 10 Dead

Monday, October 09, 2017

Wildfires forced residents in the wine country north of San Francisco to flee. At least 10 people have died and Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in eight counties.

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EPA Chief Announces Reversal Of Obama-Era Curbs On Coal Plants

Monday, October 09, 2017

In a speech in Kentucky on Monday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said the old rules aimed at reducing carbon dioxide were tantamount to declaring war on the coal industry.

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Spanish Premier Issues New Warning Against Catalan Separatists

Monday, October 09, 2017

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says Madrid will "do everything that legislation allows" to prevent Catalonia from acting on an Oct. 1 referendum that overwhelming went for independence.

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Boat Carrying Rohingya Refugees Capsizes Off Bangladesh

Monday, October 09, 2017

At least 12 people are dead and 30 others missing, many of them children. Meanwhile, the situation in refugee camps in Bangladesh grows dire.

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Nobel Goes To American Richard Thaler For Work In Behavioral Economics

Monday, October 09, 2017

The Swedish Academy said it was awarding Thaler the prize in economics for his pioneering work in incorporating "psychologically realistic assumptions into analyses of economic decision-making."

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Las Vegas Shooter's Life Comes Into Focus, But Not His Motive

Friday, October 06, 2017

Those who knew Stephen Paddock say they can't believe he committed that terrible act. And investigators have yet to identify any sort of grievance that might have motivated his crime.

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Puerto Rico's Arecibo Radio Telescope Suffers Hurricane Damage

Monday, September 25, 2017

Early reports that a secondary dish at the observatory was destroyed by Maria turn out not to be correct, according to a group that helps run the facility.

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London Tube Explosion: At Least 29 Injured After Attack On Train

Friday, September 15, 2017

Police have confirmed that the explosion that hit the Parsons Green station during the morning rush hour is being treated as a terrorist incident.

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Trump: GOP Leadership 'On Board' With Deal Over DACA

Thursday, September 14, 2017

After denying a deal earlier, Trump said he and Democratic leaders were "working on a plan" to protect DREAMers but later created confusion over whether his hoped-for border wall would be part of it.

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U.S. Says North Korea Is 'Begging For War'

Monday, September 04, 2017

Washington's ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called on the U.N. Security Council to impose "the strongest possible measures" on Pyongyang after its latest nuclear weapon test.

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