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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Indiana Suspends Ban On Needle Exchanges To Combat HIV Outbreak

Friday, March 27, 2015

The state's governor says he would temporarily OK a program in one county after dozens of new infections were reported stemming from the injection of the prescription drug Opana.

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Airlines Worldwide Rush To Adopt '2-Person' Cockpit Rule

Friday, March 27, 2015

In the wake of the apparently deliberate crash of a German airliner, carriers in Europe, the Middle East and Asia say they will emulate a U.S. rule requiring two people in the cockpit at all times.

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Indiana's Governor Signs 'Religious Freedom' Bill

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Among other things, the controversial new law would allow owners of businesses in the state to deny services to same-sex couples.

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Pilots Downing Their Planes Is Unusual, But Not Unprecedented

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Investigators looking into the crash of Germanwings Flight 4U 9525 this week now believe it was the result of a "deliberate act" of the co-pilot. If so, it wouldn't be the first time.

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Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released From Prison

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The son of the Rev. Jesse Jackson will serve out the remainder of his sentence for misappropriating campaign funds for personal use at a halfway house in Washington, D.C.

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Ashraf Ghani: U.S. Critical To Afghanistan's Future

Sunday, March 22, 2015

In an interview with NPR's Morning Edition, the Afghan president says most of his country wants U.S. troops to remain. He also says he's determined to make sure ISIS doesn't gain a foothold.

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Top Beijing Scientist: China Faces 'Huge Impact' From Climate Change

Sunday, March 22, 2015

The head of the country's meteorological administration says it faces climate disasters and ecological degradation resulting from a warming planet.

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ISIS Issues 'Wanted' List Of 100 U.S. Military Personnel

Sunday, March 22, 2015

U.S. defense and intelligence officials tell NPR that the list appears to have been derived from publicly available sources and not a breach of a government server.

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Shiite Rebels In Yemen Reportedly Seize Parts Of Southern City

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have seized the airport at Taiz, one of the country's largest cities, days after rival al-Qaida fighters consolidated their hold on al-Houtha.

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Ted Cruz Set To Announce Presidential Bid

Sunday, March 22, 2015

The firebrand Texas senator will announce on Monday, bypassing an exploratory committee and instead launching directly into the campaign for the Republican nomination.

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With Ebola Waning, New Case In Liberia Concerns Officials

Saturday, March 21, 2015

A woman has tested positive for the deadly virus, the first case since March 5.

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Pope Accepts Resignation Of Cardinal Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Keith O'Brien, who stepped down as Archbishop of St. Andrews in Scotland two years ago, will be stripped of his privileges but not his title, the Vatican says.

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2 Men Convicted In Canada In 2013 Train Derailment Plot

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier were found guilty on terrorism-related charges for a plan to derail a passenger train traveling from New York to Toronto.

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Police In India Arrest Hundreds In 10th-Grade Cheating Scandal

Saturday, March 21, 2015

The crackdown follows the airing of video taken in the country's northeast that showed parents, relatives and friends of students scaling school walls to pass cheat sheets through windows.

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Fire In Brooklyn Home Kills 7 Children

Saturday, March 21, 2015

The fatal blaze that started shortly after midnight is being described as New York City's worst in seven years.

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Kerry Cites Progress In Iran Talks, Saying Deal Is Possible

Saturday, March 21, 2015

The secretary of state says all sides appear to be getting closer to an agreement, although he acknowledges remaining differences.

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Police: Suspect In New Orleans Airport Attack Was Armed With Molotov Cocktails

Saturday, March 21, 2015

A former taxi driver attacked two TSA agents with wasp spray and a large blade before a sheriff's deputy shot him three times, authorities say. Police say the man has since died, the AP reports.

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Mexico's High Court Overturns Murder Conviction Of Man Jailed For 23 Years

Friday, March 20, 2015

The country's Supreme Court ruled that Alfonso Martin del Campo Dodd, who holds both U.S. and Mexican citizenship, was convicted based entirely on a confession derived by torture.

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Boehner Plans Trip To Israel This Month

Friday, March 20, 2015

The House speaker's visit at the end of the month follows Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election and his controversial address to the U.S. Congress.

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Interior Department Issues New Fracking Rules For Federal Lands

Friday, March 20, 2015

The regulations, which go into effect in 90 days, establish safety measures for wells and for drilling companies to publicly disclose chemicals used in the process.

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