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Scott Neuman

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Sweden Confirms Foreign Sub Snooped In Its Waters

Friday, November 14, 2014

The intrusion occurred last month. Although defense analysts have said Russia is the likely culprit, Swedish authorities say it's "impossible" to say whose submarine it was.

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Climate Change To Make Lightning More Common, Study Says

Friday, November 14, 2014

Researchers writing in the journal Science say that if the rate of global warming goes unchecked, the frequency of lightning strikes will increase by 50 percent.

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Hagel Announces Billions In Upgrades To Nuclear Program

Friday, November 14, 2014

The U.S. defense secretary said the Pentagon is aiming to invest about 10 percent more over the next five years to fix "systemic problems" of leadership, morale and aging equipment.

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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Reaches Labor Deal With Musicians

Sunday, November 09, 2014

The Grammy award-winning ensemble will open the first concert of its 70th anniversary season with Beethoven's ninth symphony, the "Ode to Joy."

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Maine Nurse To Move Out Of State Following Ebola Quarantine Row

Sunday, November 09, 2014

Kaci Hickox, who was quarantined after arriving home from caring for Ebola patients in West Africa, plans to leave this week with her boyfriend but hasn't said where they will go.

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Despite Truce, Heavy Shelling Resumes In Donetsk

Sunday, November 09, 2014

In the fiercest fighting in weeks, pro-Russian separatists appear to have renewed a push to seize the city's airport.

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Binding Or Not, Catalans Express Themselves In Referendum Vote

Sunday, November 09, 2014

People in the wealthy northeastern region of Spain, many of whom harbor ambitions of independence, cast ballots in a symbolic statement. The majority voted for independence, but turnout wasn't high.

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Germany's Merkel: Fall Of Berlin Wall Shows Dreams Come True

Sunday, November 09, 2014

Chancellor Angela Merkel, marking the 25th anniversary of the event, said the destruction of the Wall showed that "nothing has to stay as it is."

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5th Teen Dies From Injuries In Oct. 24 Wash. School Shooting

Saturday, November 08, 2014

A cousin of shooter Jaylen Fryberg died after a weeks-long battle against injuries sustained in the incident, a local hospital says.

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Obama Nominates Loretta Lynch For Attorney General Post

Saturday, November 08, 2014

The president officially nominates the U.S. Attorney from New York's Eastern District to replace outgoing Eric Holder as head of the Justice Department.

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Two Americans Held In North Korea Are Back On U.S. Soil

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Kenneth Bae, a Christian missionary detained in late 2012, and Matthew Todd Miller, arrested in North Korea earlier this year, came home Saturday.

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Asia-Pacific Nations Agree To Go After Corruption

Saturday, November 08, 2014

The agreement of the 21-member group, including the U.S. and Canada, would establish an informal information sharing network to track and detain corrupt officials.

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Mexican Authorities: Drug Traffickers Confess To Killing 43 Students

Saturday, November 08, 2014

The country's attorney general says three men have admitted killing the students and burning their bodies in an effort to prevent identification.

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President, Lawmakers Signal Bipartisanship In Post-Election Meeting

Friday, November 07, 2014

At a two-hour lunch meeting with leaders of both parties and both chambers, Obama said he would judge ideas not on whether they are from Democrats or Republicans but on whether they work.

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Saudi Council Reportedly Recommends Letting Some Women Drive

Friday, November 07, 2014

The Associated Press reports that after years of refusing to review the kingdom's ban on female drivers, a key council now says that with restrictions, women could be allowed to drive.

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Suspect Arrested In 2010 Killing Of Family Of 4 In California

Friday, November 07, 2014

Joseph and Summer McStay and their two young sons were found last year in shallow graves in the desert near Victorville.

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Judge Approves Detroit's Plan To Exit Bankruptcy

Friday, November 07, 2014

The deal worked out by the city's emergency manager includes shedding $7 billion in debt and borrowing hundreds of millions of dollars to implement the strategy.

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Federal Court Rules Against Missouri's Gay Marriage Ban

Friday, November 07, 2014

The U.S. District Court upheld a lower court's decision to strike down the voter-approved ban. The ruling comes a day after another federal judge affirmed same-sex marriage bans in four other states.

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China, Japan Agree To Disagree On Disputed Islands

Friday, November 07, 2014

The move paves the way for the renewal of high-level talks between the two countries that were frozen two years ago by China.

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Astronomers Glimpse Distant Planetary Nursery

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Images produced by a giant radio telescope array in Chile's Atacama desert show a nascent star and what's thought to be its solar system in the process of being born.

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