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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

PG&E Hit With $1.6 Billion Penalty For 2010 Calif. Pipeline Explosion

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. was ordered to pay the fine — the largest ever charged a public utility — for the San Bruno explosion and fire that killed 8 people and destroyed dozens of homes.

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China's Neighbors See Mischief In What's Happening At Disputed Reef

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Satellite imagery of a coral atoll in the South China Sea shows the reef is growing. A U.S. military official likens Beijing's land reclamation to building a "great wall of sand."

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Chinese TV Star Apologizes For Remarks Critical Of Mao

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Bi Fujian, one of the country's most popular television presenters, recently ran afoul of his employer, state-run CCTV, for a parody song he performed at a private banquet.

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Founder Of Indian IT Giant Satyam Gets 7 Years For Fraud

Thursday, April 09, 2015

B. Ramalinga Raju, the founder of the computer services company that collapsed in 2009, and two of his brothers were among those convicted of defrauding shareholders.

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Netanyahu: 'I'm Not Trying To Kill Any Deal' With Iran

Sunday, April 05, 2015

The Israeli leader, who appeared on CNN and NBC, urged the U.S. and Western powers to seek a better agreement to limit Tehran's nuclear program.

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Cassandra Wilson 'Couldn't Wait' To Reinvent The Billie Holiday Songbook

Sunday, April 05, 2015

On Coming Forth By Day, one of today's premier jazz singers pays an imaginative tribute to one of her idols, born 100 years ago. As Wilson says, a simple imitation "would be almost insulting."

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Large Hadron Collider Goes Back Online After 2-Year Hiatus

Sunday, April 05, 2015

The giant particle accelerator at CERN, near Geneva, Switzerland, underwent a number of upgrades, including a doubling of the energy with which it can smash protons together.

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In Easter Address, Pope Condemns Violence Against Christians

Sunday, April 05, 2015

Francis, in his annual Urbi et Orbi message, decried the bloodshed in Africa and the Middle East. He also expressed hope for the framework deal on Iran's nuclear program.

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Kenyans Mourn Dead From Al-Shabab Attack

Sunday, April 05, 2015

Many Christians in the east African country gathering at churches for Easter Sunday used the occasion to remember 148 killed in the campus assault.

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Palestinian Camp In Syria Reportedly Seized By Extremist Fighters

Saturday, April 04, 2015

The self-declared Islamic State and al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate, al-Nusra Front, appear to have cooperated on an assault to capture the camp earlier this week.

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Owner Of 'Revenge Porn' Site Sentenced To 18 Years In Jail

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Kevin Bollaert who ran a site allowing people to anonymously post nude photos of others and then charged the victims to have them removed, was convicted of identity theft and extortion.

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Tribal Fighters Lay Siege To Al-Qaida In Coastal Town

Saturday, April 04, 2015

The coalition of tribesmen have vowed to expel fighters from the extremist group and restore order to the Gulf of Aden port.

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In Kentucky, Rescuers Scramble To Reach People Trapped By Flash Floods

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Heavy rains on Thursday and Friday in the state triggered flooding, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people.

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5 Arrested In Kenyan Attack As Al-Shabab Promises 'Bloodbath'

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Some of those arrested in connection with Thursday's deadly attack on a university in the country's east were reportedly trying to flee to neighboring Somalia, where the extremist group is based.

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Brief Eclipse Dazzles Skywatchers

Saturday, April 04, 2015

The third in a set of four lunar eclipses that began a year ago and will finish in late September could be seen from the U.S. East Coast to Asia.

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Get Ready For The Third Installment In The Lunar Eclipse Tetrad

Friday, April 03, 2015

Weather permitting, a "blood moon" eclipse — the penultimate in a four-eclipse cycle — can be seen in its totality by those living on the U.S West Coast.

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Mixed Reaction To Changes In States 'Religious Freedom' Bills

Friday, April 03, 2015

Revisions to the measures in Indiana and Arkansas were prompted by a loud backlash from opponents who said the laws were meant to condone discrimination against gays and lesbians.

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Economy Adds A Disappointing 126,000 Jobs In March

Friday, April 03, 2015

The monthly numbers from the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics were well short of the 245,000 jobs economists had expected.

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Sailor, Missing For 66 Days, Rescued Off Cape Hatteras By Passing Ship

Friday, April 03, 2015

Louis Jordan, who sailed out of a small marina in South Carolina in late January, had not been heard from until Thursday. That's when he was spotted on the upturned hull of his sailboat.

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Alabama Man To Be Released After Nearly 30 Years On Death Row

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Anthony Ray Hinton was convicted in the 1985 murders of two fast-food employees based almost exclusively on ballistics evidence that has since been deemed unreliable.

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