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Scott Neuman

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Nation Remembers 9/11 On 13th Anniversary Of Attacks

Thursday, September 11, 2014

President Obama, the first lady and vice president gathered for a moment of silence at the White House. Other ceremonies are scheduled at the Pentagon, in New York and in Shanksville, Pa.

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Judge In Pistorius Trial Rules Out Murder

Thursday, September 11, 2014

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa, who has yet to render her final verdict in the jury-less trial, says the prosecution failed to prove premeditated murder.

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Opinion Pages Offer Support On Plan To Combat Islamic State

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Editorials in major U.S. dailies signaled cautious backing of President Obama's plan to broaden an American-led offensive against the insurgency.

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Putin: Russia To Upgrade Nuclear Forces In Response To West

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The Russian president also accused the West of staging the crisis in Ukraine in order to "resuscitate" the NATO alliance.

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Britain's Cameron Pleads With Scots To Stay In U.K.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The prime minister says he'd be "heartbroken" if Scotland voted to separate from the union in a Sept. 18 referendum.

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Government To Drop Background Check Firm USIS

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The Falls Church, Va.-based private contractor conducts most of the government's background checks and was the target of a cyberattack last month that breached thousands of personnel files.

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Ukrainian President Offers Limited Autonomy For Rebellious Region

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Petro Poroshenko is offering a bill to grant special status to parts of the country's restive east, but he reiterates that there will be no concession on sovereignty.

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Kerry Seeks Iraq's Support On Move Against Islamic State

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The secretary of state's visit to Baghdad comes ahead of President Obama's speech tonight to outline a plan to combat the militant group.

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Jose Padilla Gets 4 Years Added To His 2007 Sentence

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The Muslim convert and former Latin Kings gang member was sentenced seven years ago after his arrest in Chicago on terrorism-related charges.

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Canada Says It Has Found Ship From Doomed 1845 Arctic Expedition

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The fate of Capt. Sir John Franklin and crew has been a mystery for more than 160 years, but now Canadian archaeologists believe they've found one of the expedition's two main vessels.

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Scientists Doubt That Meteor Caused Crater In Nicaragua

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Authorities first said the 40-foot crater outside Managua's international airport was caused by a meteor that may have broken off from an Earth-passing asteroid. But scientists are skeptical.

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4 Things To Know About Obama's Islamic State Strategy

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The president today is set to meet congressional leaders to discuss his strategy to combat the insurgency in Iraq and Syria. He's expected to address the nation on the subject on Wednesday.

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Dutch Investigators: MH17 Brought Down By 'High-Energy Objects'

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The preliminary report on the destruction of the Malaysia Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine does not directly say it was downed by a missile, but it leaves little room to conclude otherwise.

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Harvard To Get $350 Million Gift From Hong Kong Group

Monday, September 08, 2014

The School of Public Health will be renamed in honor of H.T. Chan, whose son, a longtime university benefactor, received two degrees from Harvard in the 1970s.

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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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