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Scott Neuman

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Ukrainian Separatists Reportedly Abandon Peace Talks

Friday, January 23, 2015

The rebels are reported to have seized control of the Donetsk Airport days after the Kiev government had declared it had taken the destroyed facility.

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Argentine President Now Says Prosecutor's Death 'Not A Suicide'

Friday, January 23, 2015

Alberto Nisman, who accused the Argentine leader of covering up Iran's role in a 1994 terrorist attack, was found shot dead in his apartment on Sunday.

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Yemeni Rebels Call For Mass Rallies After President Steps Down

Friday, January 23, 2015

The Houthis, who control the capital, Sanaa, are apparently hoping to exploit a power vacuum left by the resignation of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his government.

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Thai Lawmakers Vote To Impeach Ousted Premier

Friday, January 23, 2015

Yingluck Shinawatra, whose government was removed from office in a military coup in May, has been accused of criminal negligence related to a failed program to prop up the price of rice.

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Delegation Of Congressional Democrats Visits Cuba

Sunday, January 18, 2015

The group of four senators and two congressional representatives will meet with members of the Cuban government in hopes of enhancing cooperation between the long-time adversaries.

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Most Experts Are Betting On A Seattle Vs. New England Super Bowl

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Championships for the NFC and the AFC will be determined today in games pitting the Seahawks against the Green Bay Packers and the Patriots against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Republican Leaders Dismiss Obama's Tax Proposal As 'Not Serious'

Sunday, January 18, 2015

House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and others have rebuffed the president's plan to cut taxes for middle income earners by raising them on the wealthiest Americans.

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Prominent Irish Government Minister Comes Out As Gay

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Leo Varadkar, speaking to Irish radio, also says he supports an upcoming referendum to approve same-sex marriage in the traditionally conservative Catholic country.

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Ukraine Launches Major Offensive To Retake Donetsk Airport

Sunday, January 18, 2015

After a night of intense shelling by government forces, much of the airport has reportedly been retaken from Russian-backed separatists.

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ISIS Frees 200 Elderly Yazidis; Reportedly 'Too Expensive To Feed'

Sunday, January 18, 2015

The mostly infirm refugees from the religious minority were released by the self-declared Islamic State. Speculation is that they had become a burden to the militants.

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Record Turnout For Pope's Sunday Mass In Manila

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Francis concludes his four-day visit to the region's only predominately Catholic country advocating for the poor and warning against the government's "insidious" family planning program.

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Greece Arrests Four In Latest Anti-Terror Raids

Saturday, January 17, 2015

The arrests are said to include Abdelhamid Abaaoud, who is believed to have been the mastermind behind a foiled plot to conduct attacks in Belgium.

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France Approves Secret Burials For 'Charlie Hebdo' Attackers

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Said Kouachi has reportedly already been buried at the city of Reims, where he lived before the deadly attack. His brother, Cherif, is to be buried at his hometown of Gennevilliers, outside of Paris.

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Hollande: Anti-'Charlie' Protesters Don't Understand French Values

Saturday, January 17, 2015

As demonstrations against the satirical magazine are staged in many parts of the Muslim world, the French president defends what he says is his country's principle of freedom of expression.

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Undersea Tunnel In Europe Shut Down After Fire; No Injuries

Saturday, January 17, 2015

The Channel Tunnel that connects England and France was shut down after the fire broke out on a truck that was being transported by rail.

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Gunmen Kidnap Top Official In Yemen

Saturday, January 17, 2015

President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi's chief of staff is kidnapped from his car in the heart of the capital Sanaa. Security officials blame Houthi rebels.

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Storm Causes Pope To Cut Short Visit To Typhoon Hit Tacloban

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Francis led a prayer in memory of the thousands killed last year by Typhoon Haiyan — the strongest cyclone ever to make landfall.

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WATCH: SpaceX Booster Crashes On Barge

Friday, January 16, 2015

The company's resupply mission to the International Space Station went off without a hitch last week, but an attempt to land the spent booster on a floating platform didn't go as well.

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Chinese Spy Chief Latest Snared In Anti-Corruption Campaign

Friday, January 16, 2015

Ma Jian, vice-minister in the Ministry of State Security, has reportedly been detained, possibly for insider trading. He would be the highest-ranking official to be caught in the ongoing probe.

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Archdiocese Of St. Paul-Minneapolis Files Chapter 11

Friday, January 16, 2015

Facing more than a dozen claims of sexual abuse by priests, the archdiocese says it needs protection to reorganize. 11 other U.S. dioceses have filed bankruptcy since 2004.

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