Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Man On The Moon: Saving America's 'One Small Step'

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Private space ventures and nations such as China are aiming to potentially leave their own prints in the moon's powdery soil. That's prompted some nervousness about keeping Neil Armst...

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Who 'Owns' The Bush Tax Cuts?

Monday, July 09, 2012

Democrats opposed the Bush tax cuts in the early 2000s. But now President Obama is calling for a second extension of the cuts for some Americans, and Republicans are lining up in opposition. So whose tax cut is it anyway?

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'Malware Monday' Just Another Day On The Internet For Most of Us

Friday, July 06, 2012

The FBI will shut off two temporary servers that have kept the DNSChanger virus in check for the past year.

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Murray and Federer To Face Off In Wimbledon Final

Friday, July 06, 2012

Roger Federer beat defending champion Novak Djokovic to advance to Sunday's championship. He'll face the winner of today's semifinal between Andy Murray and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

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The Inside Scoop On 5 Kinds Of Crazy Weather

Monday, July 02, 2012

Sure, everybody's heard of tornadoes and hurricanes. But derechos? Haboobs? Dig in to our glossary of extreme weather.

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Roberts Sheds Aura Of Predictability With Ruling

Thursday, June 28, 2012

But court observers caution it is too soon to add the chief justice to the list of those who acted in unexpected ways once they joined the Supreme Court.

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Markets Offer Muted Reaction To Bank Ratings Dowgrades

Friday, June 22, 2012

The Moody's credit rating agency's downgrade of 15 banks in the U.S. and Europe was anticipated by global markets but will likely mean higher costs for consumers.

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JPMorgan 'Rogue Trader' Losses Send Chills Through Markets

Friday, May 11, 2012

The largest U.S. bank lost $2 billion due to a single, London-based "rogue trader," the company's CEO admits.

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Four Possible Post-Election Moves For Greece, France

Monday, May 07, 2012

After a weekend election that created even more potential uncertainty for both countries, observers weigh in on what could happen next.

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Does Junior Seau's Death Point To A 'Chargers Curse'?

Thursday, May 03, 2012

The death of the former San Diego linebacker means eight members of the team that went to the Super Bowl in 1994 have now died — all before age 45.

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Dismissed Agent 'Checked Out' Sarah Palin During Security Detail

Friday, April 20, 2012

One of three agents let go in the aftermath of the Colombia prostitution scandal had written under a photo of Palin on his Facebook page that he 'checking her out'.

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Shuttle Discovery Arrives At Smithsonian; New York Readies For Enterprise

Thursday, April 19, 2012

The Intrepid Air and Sea Museum moves three aircraft off the flight deck to make room for the shuttle Enterprise.

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Key Republican Hints At Broader Investigation Of Secret Service

Monday, April 16, 2012

Darrell Issa of California says Congress will "look over the shoulder" of the Secret Service as it investigates agents who allegedly hired prostitutes ahead of a summit in Colombia.

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Shooting Renews Debate On Vigilance Vs. Action

Thursday, March 22, 2012

A neighborhood watch volunteer's fatal shooting of a Florida teenager raises questions about the risks involved when a community takes greater control over its own safety.

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Officials Say Houston's Cause Of Death Will Take Time

Monday, February 13, 2012

Grammys honor Houston, as officials say singer's cause of death will have to wait toxicology reports that could take as much as two months.

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Greeks Clash With Police Over Latest Austerity Measures

Monday, February 13, 2012

Riots break out after the Greek parliament passes harsh new austerity measures aimed at saving the country from default.

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5 Questions, Answers About The Megaupload Case

Friday, January 20, 2012

The arrests in New Zealand of four people wanted by the U.S. for alleged online piracy raise a number of questions. NPR asks two experts for answers.

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Captured Drone May Have Limited Benefit For Iran

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Tehran says it acquired "priceless technological information" after a CIA spy drone went down in Iran earlier this month. But defense experts say the pilotless craft, much like the U-...

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As Occupy Camps Close, What's Next For Movement?

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

One option is that it will move more fully onto college campuses. Another, potentially more intriguing possibility: The protest will move freely between "real" and "virtual" worlds, a...

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'Occupied' Cities Becoming A Big Problem For Mayors

Monday, November 07, 2011

The nationwide Occupy movement might be targeting Wall Street, but it's arguably municipal governments that have felt the biggest impact so far.

Protesters have staged weeks-long sit-ins at public spaces in cities from New York to Atlanta to Pittsburgh to Oakland, Calif. Although the demonstrations have been largely peaceful, hundreds ...

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