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Scott Neuman

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Hungary Seals Its Border, As EU Meets On Migrant Crisis

Monday, September 14, 2015

Hours before a Tuesday deadline, Hungarian soldiers and police formed a human chain to prevent refugees from crossing, as they erected a fence along their southern border with Serbia.

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Kim Davis Back At Work, But Remains Defiant

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Kentucky clerk says she asked that her name and title be taken off marriage licenses but that she won't stop her deputies from issuing them. She says she has "great doubts" the licenses are valid.

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U.S. 'Disrupted' Threat Ahead Of Pope's Visit, Congressman Says

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Rep. Michael McCaul, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Homeland Security Committee, says he was apprised of the threat during a classified meeting.

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Mayweather Says He's Fought His Last, Ending A 49-0 Career

Sunday, September 13, 2015

The boxing champion retires with a undefeated record matched only by Rocky Marciano.

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Deal To Remove Heavy Weapons From Ukraine 'Very Close'

Sunday, September 13, 2015

The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France, met in Berlin over the weekend following a two-week cease-fire that appears to have held.

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Israeli Police Clash With Palestinians Near al-Aqsa Mosque

Sunday, September 13, 2015

The religiously sensitive site is revered by both Muslims and Jews. Police said Palestinian protesters were planning to disrupt a visit to the Temple Mount by Jewish worshipers and tourists.

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Calif. Governor Declares Emergency Amid Massive Wildfires

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Years of drought have helped fuel two fast-moving blazes near San Francisco. Jerry Brown said his emergency declaration will speed up the removal of debris caused by the fires.

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Germany Imposes Border Controls To Stem Flow Of Migrants

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said trains between Austria and Germany would be suspended for 12 hours "to return to orderly procedures" for entering the country.

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Russian Cosmonaut Returns From Record-Breaking Space Mission

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Gennady Padalka, who spent several months aboard the International Space Station, has now spent more time in space than any human, clocking more than 2.4 years in space on five missions since 1998.

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Merkel Says Allowing Migrants Into Germany 'Right Thing To Do'

Saturday, September 12, 2015

The chancellor's remarks came even as her deputy warned that the country was reaching the limits of how many refugees it could absorb.

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Leftist Jeremy Corbyn Wins Leadership Of Britain's Labour Party

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Corbyn's selection to lead the party once headed by centrist Tony Blair is viewed as part of a trend toward more liberal leanings in Europe.

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Egypt's Prime Minister Resigns Amid Corruption Probe

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Ibrahim Mehleb has stepped down along with his Cabinet following a bribery scandal that has engulfed his government.

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Blasts At Restaurant In India Kill Scores

Saturday, September 12, 2015

The massive explosions were traced to cooking gas cylinders, but officials say the restaurant was located next to a house that store construction explosives.

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At Least 107 Dead In Crane Collapse At Mecca's Grand Mosque

Friday, September 11, 2015

High winds apparently caused the crane to topple at a time when Muslims from around the world are converging on the city as part of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.

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#NPRreads: Counting Casualties And Reauthorization Of The State Department

Friday, September 11, 2015

Also this week: Instead of "hit and run," it's often "hit to kill" in China. And, the demise of the liberal arts degree.

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Baltimore's Mayor Says She Won't Run For Re-Election

Friday, September 11, 2015

Democrat Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says she will use the remainder of her term in office to concentrate on rebuilding parts of the city that were destroyed in April's riots.

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Michigan Lawmaker Quits, Another Is Expelled Over Bizarre Sex Scandal

Friday, September 11, 2015

Tea Party-inspired Republican Rep. Todd Courser stepped down early Friday and Rep. Cindy Gamrat was forced out of the chamber after news of the scandal broke last month.

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Frustrated By Corruption, Guatemalans Vote On New President

Sunday, September 06, 2015

Days after President Otto Pérez Molina resigned and was jailed for alleged corruption, polling for a new leader is underway. One contender, a comic actor, has the slogan: "Not corrupt, not a thief."

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Thailand's Draft Constitution Rejected By Council

Sunday, September 06, 2015

The National Reform Council, handpicked by the military junta, spent nine months working on the new charter only to vote it down in what some see as a move to further delay elections.

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French Agent Apologizes For Blowing Up Greenpeace Ship In 1985

Sunday, September 06, 2015

The Rainbow Warrior, on a mission to protest French nuclear testing in the Pacific, was destroyed by an underwater mine in New Zealand's Auckland harbor.

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