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Scott Neuman

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NYPD Shuts Down Controversial Unit That Spied On Muslims

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The New York Police Department's Demographics Unit reportedly carried out systematic surveillance of Muslim neighborhoods to root out terrorist threats, but it never produced a single usable lead.

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Saturn Might Have A New Baby Moon Named Peggy

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Cassini spacecraft spotted a disturbance in the sixth planet's outermost main ring that is thought to be caused by a tiny moon.

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WATCH: Israel's New Low-Cost Airline Has Catchy Safety Video

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The safety message is described as a "sort of cross between a Ricky Martin video, mixed with Devo's 'Whip It' and a heaping spoonful of Robert Palmer's 'Simply Irresistible.' "

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Giant South American Bird On The Run In The U.K.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The bird, which newspapers say stands 6 feet, can run 40 mph and is "capable of disemboweling a human," escaped last month from a farm in Hertfordshire after apparently being spooked by a local hunt.

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Swimming Superstar Michael Phelps Emerges From Retirement

Monday, April 14, 2014

Phelps, who has won 22 Olympic medals, including 18 gold, plans to compete in Arizona later this month.

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Dutch Test Glow-In-The-Dark Road Of The Future

Monday, April 14, 2014

Luminescent paint absorbs energy during the daylight hours and then glows green in the dark. If widely adopted, the inventor envisions an energy-saving smart highway.

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French Police Deploy DNA Dragnet To Solve Rape Of Teen

Monday, April 14, 2014

Investigators say they've run out of leads in the September rape at a high school in western France and are hoping that a mass sampling of male students will produce a suspect.

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There's A 'Blood Moon' Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It?

Monday, April 14, 2014

The weather may play havoc with the sky-watching on the East Coast, though much of the Midwest and West ought to get a good view.

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Millennials 'Talk To God,' But Fewer Rely On Religion, Survey Finds

Friday, April 11, 2014

The new Carnegie Mellon study found that 62 percent of 18- to 34-year-olds report talking to God, but just 52 percent said they turned to religion for guidance.

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Total Eclipse Of The Moon Next Week Throughout North America

Friday, April 11, 2014

The lunar eclipse peaks late Monday or early Tuesday, depending on your time zone. It begins a so-called tetrad of four eclipses occurring roughly six months apart.

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'God' Files Suit In New York To Resolve Credit Dispute

Friday, April 11, 2014

God Gazarov, a Russian immigrant who owns a jewelry store in Brooklyn, says Equifax won't give him a credit history, suggesting he change his first name to resolve the problem.

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U.S. Denies Visa To Iran's Controversial U.N. Envoy

Friday, April 11, 2014

The moves comes after Congress approved legislation aimed at denying entry to Hamid Aboutalebi, who was part of a student group that seized the U.S. Embassy in Tehran in 1979.

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Judges Appear Divided In Case On Utah's Gay Marriage Ban

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A three-judge panel of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments in the case prompted by last year's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act.

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Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Is Resigning

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Sebelius is resigning after a five-year term that will no doubt be remembered for the calamitous implementation of Obamacare.

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What's A Breath Of Fresh Air Worth? In China, About $860

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A Beijing artist who collected a jar of air from Provence, France, sold it at auction "to question China's foul air and express dissatisfaction."

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One-Day Sale: Google Glass Will Be Available For A Cool $1,500

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The wearable computing headset will be available for anyone to purchase, for one day only, on Tuesday. Google says it's expanding the Glass testing program to get more feedback.

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GM To Take $1.3 Billion Charge Linked To Recall

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The announcement comes on the same day that the automaker said it was suspending two engineers linked to the ignition switch defect that triggered the recall.

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Justice: Albuquerque Police Show 'Pattern Of Excessive Force'

Thursday, April 10, 2014

After a nearly 18-month investigation, the Justice Department has concluded that the city's police department uses deadly force more often than is necessary, in violation of the Fourth Amendment.

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'Gospel Of Jesus's Wife' Papyrus Not A Forgery, Harvard Says

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The tiny fragment, written in Egyptian Coptic, contains a purported reference by Jesus to his wife. New evidence dates it to between the sixth and ninth centuries.

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New Ping In Search For Flight 370 Boosts Hopes Of Finding Jet

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Angus Houston, the coordinator of the search off Australia's west coast, says he's "now optimistic" that the aircraft, or what's left of it, will be found.

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