Scott Neuman

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Federal Report Calls For $275 Million To Stop Asian Carp

Monday, August 07, 2017

The invasive species have been caught mere miles from Lake Michigan. Scientists fear if they invade the lake, they could spread throughout the Great Lakes.

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3 Scouts Dead After Sailboat Hits Power Line In Texas

Monday, August 07, 2017

The Boy Scouts were attending a camp on the shores of Lake O' The Pines in east Texas when a Hobie Cat they were aboard snagged an overhanging transmission cable.

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Company's Line Of Rainbow-Themed Swastika T-Shirts Backfires

Monday, August 07, 2017

KA Designs introduced a "new" swastika, promising to reclaim the ancient symbol from the stigma of Nazi Germany. Not surprisingly, it didn't work.

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U.S. Appeals Court Tosses Ex-Blackwater Guard's Conviction In 2007 Baghdad Massacre

Friday, August 04, 2017

Nicholas Slatten was convicted of murder in connection with the killing of 14 Iraqi civilians and sentenced to life in prison. The court also ordered that three other former guards be resentenced.

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Boeing Dreamliner Crew Draws Enormous Outline Of Their Plane In The Sky

Friday, August 04, 2017

A team test-flying a Boeing 787-8 over North America decided to have some fun with its flight path. So over an 18-hour period, the pilots drew an outline of the plane over 22 U.S. states.

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U.S. Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs In July; Unemployment Dips To 4.3 Percent

Friday, August 04, 2017

The number of estimated jobs last month topped the expectations of most economists. Average hourly wages rose by 9 cents.

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Multistory Fire In Dubai's Torch Tower Extinguished Without Injuries

Friday, August 04, 2017

It's the second time in two years that the 1,100-foot structure — one of the world's tallest residential skyscrapers — experienced a major fire.

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Trump's 'Drug-Infested Den' Remark In Transcript Angers New Hampshire

Thursday, August 03, 2017

The state's governor and U.S. senators were among those who took umbrage at President Trump's comment in a transcript of a phone conversation Trump had with Mexico's president in January.

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Artificial Light Deters Nocturnal Pollinators, Study Suggests

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Scientists in Switzerland used mobile streetlamps to light up patches of cabbage thistle. They found that nocturnal pollinators, such as beetles and flies, mostly stayed away.

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Germany, Vietnam Spar Over Alleged Kidnapping Of Former Oil Executive

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Germany says an asylum-seeker who vanished in Berlin and turned up in Vietnam was snatched by Vietnamese agents. Vietnam says the man turned himself in. Now Germany is expelling a Vietnamese official.

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NASA Jets Will Extend Eclipse By Chasing Moon's Shadow

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Cold War-era tactical bombers specially equipped with stabilized telescopes will fly over the central United States on Aug. 21, taking detailed observations of the Sun's atmosphere.

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Venezuelan Poll 'Tampered With,' Says Voting System Company

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Antonio Mugica, CEO of Smartmatic, the company that set up Venezuela's electronic voting system, says "without a doubt" that the turnout figures were manipulated.

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German Carmakers Meet To Set New Standards For Diesels

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

The "emergency diesel summit" in Berlin comes amid scandals about faked emissions testing data, collusion among carmakers and falling market share.

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Is This The Very First U.S. Coin?

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

A collector who purchased a rare U.S. "quint" in 2013 says he has proof that it is the first coin ever minted in the United States, dating to 1783. And experts think he could be right.

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Power Outage In N.C.'s Outer Banks Could Take Weeks To Fix

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

The local utility says construction crews building a bridge across the Oregon Inlet cut three underground cables, leaving much of the vacation spot without electricity.

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Pakistan's Parliament Selects Interim Prime Minister To Replace Sharif

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will take over as premier. But he is seen as only a placeholder until ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's brother is eligible to assume the post.

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Venezuela Agents Arrest Opposition Leaders In Midnight Raids

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

A day after a vote granting President Nicolas Maduro near-dictatorial powers, agents of Venezuela's intelligence agency seized two key opposition figures in Caracas.

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Dutch Police Bust Gang That Allegedly Snatched iPhones From Moving Trucks

Monday, July 31, 2017

Authorities say five men were arrested after one heist, but are thought to be responsible for some 17 such highway burglaries.

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Tropical Storm Emily Dumps Rain On Florida's Gulf Coast

Monday, July 31, 2017

It is the fifth named system of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, but it is not expected to strengthen.

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Christie Confronts Heckling Fan At Milwaukee Ballpark

Monday, July 31, 2017

The New Jersey governor got within inches of a heckling fan's face. It caps a bad month for Christie that began with "beachgate."

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