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Scott Neuman

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SunTrust Settles In Probe Into Mishandled Home Loan Modifications

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The bank's mortgage-lending arm agreed to pay up to $320 million to resolve allegations that it bungled applications for the federal Home Affordable Modification Program.

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Chinese Leader's Seoul Visit Seen As Snub To North Korea

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Xi Jinping's first visit to the Korean Peninsula finds him in Seoul, not Pyongyang, in a possible sign of strained Sino-North Korean ties.

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Woman Charged In Denver With Seeking To Aid Islamic Extremists

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Shannon Maureen Conley was arrested in April as she boarded a flight that would have ultimately landed her in Syria, where she hoped to wage jihad alongside ISIS rebels.

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Saudi Arabia Reportedly Moves 30,000 Troops To Iraqi Border

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The reported deployment comes amid reports that Iraqi forces have abandoned their positions in the region amid a Sunni-led insurgency.

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Olympian, WWII Hero Louis Zamperini Dies At 97

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Zamperini, whose life story was chronicled in the best-seller Unbroken, survived the brutality of a Japanese POW camp after his bomber crashed in the Pacific during World War II.

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Soul Singer Bobby Womack Dies At 70

Friday, June 27, 2014

The legendary singer rose to prominence with such hits as "Lookin' For A Love" and "It's All Over Now."

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In The Stands At World Cup, It Was The U.S. That Beat Germany

Friday, June 27, 2014

In the David and Goliath match, American fans dominated the cheering section.

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Court Stays Decision Striking Down Indiana's Gay Marriage Ban

Friday, June 27, 2014

The appeals court decision puts a halt to gay marriages in the state pending an appeal of the lower court ruling.

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Ukraine Extends Cease-Fire With Pro-Russia Separatists

Friday, June 27, 2014

A hiatus in fighting was set to expire Friday, but Kiev says it's extending the deadline for three days.

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Armed Drones Over Baghdad To Protect U.S. Forces, Pentagon Says

Friday, June 27, 2014

The decision to arm some of the unmanned planes flying over the city was made to protect American advisers deployed to assess the security situation.

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SCOTUS On Cellphones And The Privacy Of Poetry

Friday, June 27, 2014

To put a literary spin on the Supreme Court's recent decision to limit warrantless cellphone searches, author Craig Morgan Teicher turns to A.R. Ammons' book of poetry, Tape for the Turn of the Year.

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Norway Does A Ctrl+Alt+Delete On E-Voting Experiment

Friday, June 27, 2014

After trying out online balloting in elections in 2011 and 2013, Oslo has concluded that it didn't improve turnout and might undermine the democratic process.

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In Iraq, Coordination With Iran Not Impossible, Gen. Dempsey Says

Friday, June 27, 2014

"I'm not predicting that it's entirely impossible that we would at any point act collaboratively with Iran," the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff tells NPR.

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GM Stops Selling Late-Model Chevy Cruzes; Recall Expected

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Some 33,000 Cruzes for model years 2013 and 2014 have been identified with a fault that could prevent their air bags from properly inflating.

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Obama Asks For $500 Million To Train, Equip Syrian Rebels

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The appeal is part of a larger $65.8 billion request sent to Congress to fund overseas operations. A White House statement says "moderate" rebels would be vetted before being funded.

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Pot Use On The Rise In U.S., Report Says

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Unlike in the rest of the world, more Americans are using the drug, according to a new United Nations report. Marijuana's potency is also on the rise, the report found.

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Former Senate Majority Leader Howard Baker Dies At 88

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Baker, of Tennessee, also served as President Ronald Reagan's chief of staff from 1987-88 and later as ambassador to Japan.

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North Korea Threatens War Over New Seth Rogen Comedy

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The plot of The Interview, which also stars James Franco, involves a television journalist and his producer who are recruited by the CIA to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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SOS Note, Prison ID Reportedly Found In Chinese-Made Pants

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

A woman in Belfast, Northern Ireland, says she found a handwritten plea for help in a pair of pants she bought from a discount retailer in 2011 but had not worn until recently.

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Beijing Blasts U.S. Plan To Name Road By Embassy After Dissident

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

An amendment working its way through Congress would rename the street in front of the Chinese Embassy after Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo. China called it a "sheer farce."

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