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Scott Neuman

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Iraq Says It Will Share Anti-ISIS Intelligence With Iran, Russia

Sunday, September 27, 2015

The announcement from Baghdad came as France said it had conducted its first airstrikes against the Islamic State group.

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Rouhani: There Are 'Differing Viewpoints' In Iran Over Nuclear Deal

Sunday, September 27, 2015

In an interview with Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep, the Iranian president says there are some in his country who are skeptical of Washington's desire to live up to its end of the bargain.

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Pope: 'God Weeps' For Victims Of Sex Abuse

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Francis also told bishops at a morning meeting that "I commit to a careful oversight to ensure that youth are protected."

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Death Toll In Hajj Stampede Rises To 769

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Saudi Arabia announced the new figure, up from 717 on Friday. Meanwhile, Iran has said the tragedy is "not incompetence ... [but] a crime" due to lax security during the pilgrimage.

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China Pledges Billions In Development Aid

Saturday, September 26, 2015

President Xi Jinping, speaking at a United Nations conference in New York, says Beijing hopes to increase its share to a total of $12 billion by 2030.

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Thai Police: Two Already In Custody Carried Out Deadly Bombing

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Authorities in Thailand now say that the men, arrested last month, are the bomber and an accomplice in the attack that killed 20 and wounded more than 100 others.

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Switzerland Bans Sales Of Some VW Diesels

Saturday, September 26, 2015

The news follows an announcement on Friday that the German automaker, rocked by an emissions testing scandal, had appointed a new CEO.

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Pope In Philadelphia: 'In Families, There Is Always Light'

Saturday, September 26, 2015

In remarks delivered at the Festival of Families, Pope Francis emphasized the importance of caring for grandparents and children. Earlier in the day, he spoke at Independence Hall.

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Volkswagen Names New CEO Amid Emissions-Testing Scandal

Friday, September 25, 2015

The German automaker has been rocked by a scandal following its acknowledgment that it rigged diesel emissions tests on some 11 million vehicles worldwide.

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Sunday's Lunar Eclipse Has Got It All

Friday, September 25, 2015

The total lunar eclipse, visible in the U.S. Sunday night, is the first since 1982 that's also a supermoon as well as a blood moon.

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Saudi Arabia Faces Criticism Over Hajj Stampede That Killed 700

Friday, September 25, 2015

Iran accuses Riyadh of "incompetence" for the Saudi government's handling of security during the pilgrimage.

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Pope Francis Tells U.N.: Put Humanity Before Partisan Interests

Friday, September 25, 2015

The pontiff is the fourth to address the United Nations. He spoke extensively about climate change and the environment, equality of opportunity and international justice.

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Bus, Duck Boat Crash In Seattle Leaves 4 Dead, Several Injured

Thursday, September 24, 2015

The accident occurred on the city's Aurora Bridge late Thursday morning on the West Coast.

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Croatia, Serbia Close Border In Row Over Migrants

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Zagreb shut down crossings for migrants and Belgrade followed suit in a tit-for-tat over the burgeoning refugee crisis.

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Pope Francis Bids Ciao To D.C., Bound For New York City

Thursday, September 24, 2015

After addressing a joint meeting of Congress and lunching with some 300 low-income and homeless people at Catholic Charities, the pontiff left for New York, the next stop on his U.S. tour.

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'I Am Convinced That We Can Make A Difference,' Pope Tells Congress

Thursday, September 24, 2015

In a nearly hourlong speech, Pope Francis called for action on climate change, encouraged empathy for immigrants and advocated for the poor. He also said he supports abolishing the death penalty.

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Kerry: U.S. Will Take 100,000 Refugees A Year By 2017

Sunday, September 20, 2015

The secretary of state said the U.S. would ratchet up the number of migrants Washington accepts over the next few years to help the European Union deal with the ongoing crisis.

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Two Americans Held In Yemen Are Freed, White House Says

Sunday, September 20, 2015

One was identified as an employee of a New Orleans-based logistics company who had been held since March. The other, from Michigan, worked as a security consultant.

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Dozens Of Migrants Feared Dead In Aegean Sea Boat Accidents

Sunday, September 20, 2015

At least 13 refugees were killed when a ferry boat hit their dinghy and two dozen other are missing in after a boat sank off the Greek island of Lesbos.

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Trump: 'I Know So Many Muslims Who Are Fabulous People'

Sunday, September 20, 2015

In interviews with the Sunday news shows, Trump dodged questions about whether he really believed that President Obama was a foreign-born Muslim.

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