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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Official In Charge Of Creating HealthCare.gov Steps Down

Monday, December 30, 2013

Michelle Snyder, who was responsible for the problem-plagued website, will retire from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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Federal Jobless Benefits Set To End For More Than 1 Million

Friday, December 27, 2013

Congress goes home without approving an extension of benefits for 1.3 million Americans, but President Obama is pushing for a vote in January.

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Newtown Report Offers Few Insights Into School Shooting

Friday, December 27, 2013

The exhaustive compilation of evidence adds details to a summary released by authorities last month showing that shooter Adam Lanza had a fascination with guns and mass shootings.

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Amid Political Chaos, Thailand's Army Chief Won't Rule Out Coup

Friday, December 27, 2013

Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha hinted that a coup was possible amid violence in the streets between supporters and opponents of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.

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Egypt Launches Renewed Crackdown On Muslim Brotherhood

Friday, December 27, 2013

At least three people are dead and more than 250 arrested just days after the Muslim Brotherhood was declared a terrorist organization.

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Conviction Overturned For Priest Jailed In Abuse Scandal

Thursday, December 26, 2013

A three-judge panel unanimously rejected the argument that Monsignor William Lynn was legally responsible for the welfare of abused children in the Philadelphia Archdiocese.

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President Obama Signs Budget, Defense Bills

Thursday, December 26, 2013

The bipartisan spending measure eases mandatory sequestration cuts over the next two years and the defense authorization gives the Pentagon nearly $527 billion for fiscal 2014.

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Thai Government Says It Won't Postpone Parliamentary Elections

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Citing violent clashes between police and anti-government protesters, the country's Election Commission asked for a delay in the Feb. 2 vote.

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Suspect Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Shooting Of TSA Agent In LA

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Paul Anthony Ciancia, accused of killing Gerardo Hernandez, faces a first-degree murder charge and 10 other counts related to the Nov. 1 attack at Los Angeles International Airport.

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McDonald's Shuts Down Website That Told Workers To Avoid Fast Food

Thursday, December 26, 2013

The restaurant chain pulled the plug on the website after what it said was "unwarranted scrutiny and inappropriate commentary."

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Pope Francis Preaches Message Of Love At Christmas Eve Mass

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Delivering his first Christmas homily, Francis emphasizes that the church must be of service to those in need.

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Teen Daughter Of New NYC Mayor Admits Drug And Alcohol Abuse

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

In a video, Chiara de Blasio, 19, acknowledges that she drank alcohol and smoked marijuana in an effort to deal with her depression.

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Alan Turing, Who Cracked Nazi Code, Gets Posthumous Pardon

Monday, December 23, 2013

The British mathematician, also considered the father of modern computing, committed suicide in 1954 after being convicted of "gross indecency" with another man.

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150 Marines To Be Sent For Possible Mission In South Sudan

Monday, December 23, 2013

The Pentagon says it's sending the Marines for a possible mission to evacuate Americans inside South Sudan, where political and ethnic violence has claimed hundreds of lives and left hundreds of thousands homeless.

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Al-Qaida Group Admits 'Mistake And Guilt' For Botched Raid

Monday, December 23, 2013

Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula says one of its fighters disobeyed orders and targeted a hospital during an attack on Yemen's Defense Ministry complex.

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White House Grants Extra Day For Obamacare Sign-Up

Monday, December 23, 2013

The White House says the Dec. 23 midnight deadline for coverage starting Jan. 1 has been extended to accommodate people in different time zones.

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Police Recover Heroin Packets Stamped 'Obamacare'

Friday, December 20, 2013

Massachusetts authorities pulled over a suspicious vehicle only to find 1,250 of the packets, some of them that were also stamped "Kurt Cobain."

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Federal Court Strikes Down Utah's Gay Marriage Ban

Friday, December 20, 2013

U.S. District Judge Robert J. Shelby ruled that the state's 2004 ban on same-sex marriage violates the 14th Amendment's due process clause.

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Gov. Christie Signs New Jersey 'DREAM Act' Into Law

Friday, December 20, 2013

The law will give some students who are in the U.S. illegally the ability to pay cheaper, in-state tuition.

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New York City Extends Smoking Ban To E-Cigarettes

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The ban on the high-tech "vapor" cigarettes comes just weeks after New York became the first major U.S. city to raise the age for tobacco purchases to 21.

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