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Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Chinese Fighter Buzzed U.S. Navy Plane In 'Dangerous Intercept'

Friday, August 22, 2014

Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby said the Chinese warplane made several close passes by an American P-8 Poseidon, doing a barrel roll and flying wingtip to wingtip in an "aggressive" manner.

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Eggs, Milk And Ink: Venezuela Wants All Supermarket Shoppers Fingerprinted

Friday, August 22, 2014

The government hopes to clamp down on rampant cross-border smuggling of government-subsidized staples that has caused shortages on the country's store shelves.

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Hamas Executes Suspected Informants After Deadly Israeli Strike

Friday, August 22, 2014

One day after an Israeli airstrike killed three of its senior military leaders, Hamas says it has killed more than a dozen people it believes were spying for Israel.

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Russian Convoy Crosses Ukraine Border Despite Kiev's Protests

Friday, August 22, 2014

The white trucks, which Moscow says are carrying only humanitarian aid, have been held up at the border for more than a week over fears they could be a ruse to resupply separatists.

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Islamic State 'Beyond Anything We've Seen,' Hagel Says

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The secretary of defense says the extremists are well-funded and organized and that he expects them to "regroup and stage an offensive" despite U.S. airstrikes.

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Weakened By TB And Malaria, Iyengar Took The Yoga Cure

Thursday, August 21, 2014

He practiced to improve his own health. Then he spread the word about yoga to the world. His excellent English helped. So did his use of props like blocks and belts.

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U.S. Diplomatic Cable Puts Chill On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The State Department lauded the fundraising phenomenon, but said the participation of high-profile diplomats, such as ambassadors, violates internal policy.

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Thailand's Parliament Hands Prime Minister Post To Coup Leader

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, who led a May putsch against the country's democratically elected government, was approved unanimously by a hand-picked legislature.

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Bank Of America Reaches Record Settlement Over Mortgage Meltdown

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The nation's second-largest bank has agreed to pay nearly $17 billion to settle allegations that it misled investors into buying toxic mortgage-backed securities.

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After Night Of Calm, National Guard To Be Withdrawn From Ferguson

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The move by Gov. Jay Nixon to pull out the troops came after a night that involved only a handful of arrests in the St. Louis suburb.

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Capt. Ron Johnson: 'I Am Sorry' For Brown's Death

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The Missouri Highway Patrol officer in charge of security in violence-wracked Ferguson says: "You are my friends and I am you."

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Israel, Palestinians Still Far Apart As Truce Nears End

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Hamas wants an easing of the blockade of the territory, but Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reiterated a demand for security guarantees.

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Kurds: U.S. Air Power Backing Operation To Retake Mosul Dam

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Peshmerga fighters claim to have retaken the area around the dam, but an eyewitness tells NPR that he's seen no clear progress as yet by Kurdish forces.

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Kenya Shuts Borders To Ebola-Hit West African Countries

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The ban on travelers from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea goes into effect from midnight Tuesday.

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Ukraine Claims Gains On The Ground, As Rebels Down Warplane

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The MiG-29 was shot down over Luhansk, where Kiev's forces are said to have captured a police station as they tighten a circle around pro-Russia separatists.

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DOJ Orders Second Autopsy Of Teen Shot By Ferguson Police

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The announcement comes after a night of protests that saw seven arrests for "failure to disperse" despite a curfew. One person was also shot and critically wounded during the protests.

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Mo. Governor Orders State Of Emergency, Curfew In Ferguson

Saturday, August 16, 2014

He said he took the step to curb violence following last week's shooting of an unarmed black teenager. Most protesters went home before the deadline, but a few hundred remain in the street.

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Gov. Perry: Indictment 'Amounts To Nothing'

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says the felony abuse-of-power charges against him are politically motivated, calling it a "farce of a prosecution."

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Thousands Of Anti-Government Protesters March In Pakistan

Saturday, August 16, 2014

The demonstrators allege election fraud by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and are demanding he step down. The political instability has prompted fears of a possible army coup.

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Germany Eavesdropped On Kerry, Clinton, Magazine Says

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Der Spiegel reports that the current and former U.S. secretary of state were the inadvertent targets of German surveillance.

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