Scott Neuman

Scott Neuman appears in the following:

Town Hall Format Could Make Things Tough On Obama

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Democrats want the president to be more confrontational and show more passion than he did in the first debate with Republican candidate Mitt Romney. But a town hall requires that he also be responsive to questioners.

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Don't Confuse Us With Facts: Why Debates Are All About Style

Thursday, October 04, 2012

The verdict is in, and Mitt Romney has been declared the winner in last night's debate. Was it a case of style over substance?

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Iran's Ahmadinejad Could Become Scapegoat For Sanction Woes

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

As U.S. and European sanctions cause unrest in Iran, the ruling clerics may want to ditch the country's flamboyant president.

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Friday Prayers In Muslim Countries Bring Wider Anti-American Protests

Friday, September 14, 2012

The protests against an anti-Islam film have spread beyond Egypt, Libya and Yemen to countries such as Afghanistan and Indonesia.

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Libya Says Four In Custody In Connection To Consulate Attack

Thursday, September 13, 2012

A day after armed assailants attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, violence spread to Yemen, where protesters stormed the embassy compound before being driven back.

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Striking Chicago Teachers And City Still 'Miles Apart' On Contract

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

The union president says the two sides have made incremental progress but no deal was in sight as teachers continued to man the picket lines.

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Pakistan Factory Fires Kill More Than 300

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Most of the workers were killed in a garment factory in Karachi, while 25 died at a separate fire in a shoe factory in Lahore.

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Top Al-Qaida Leader Reportedly Killed in Yemen

Monday, September 10, 2012

The deputy commander of the Yemeni-based terrorist network was reportedly killed along with six other militants.

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Government To Sell Controlling Interest In Bailed-Out AIG

Monday, September 10, 2012

The government will reduce its stake in the insurance giant to less than 50 percent for the first time since the 2008 bailout.

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Chicago Teachers On Strike, Affecting 350,000 Students

Monday, September 10, 2012

Teachers from the nation's third-largest school district have gone on strike despite an offer of a 16 percent pay raise over four years.

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Federal Court Rules Against Texas Voter ID Law

Thursday, August 30, 2012

A three-judge panel said the pending law would discriminate against racial minorities and the poor, who are less likely to have photo identification.

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Isaac's Size, Speed Help It Pack A Heavyweight Punch

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

The storm may not have had the intensity of other Gulf hurricanes of recent years, but its slow movement and wide coverage area create their own problems.

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Floods, Power Outages In Isaac's Wake

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Nearly a third of the homes in Louisiana are without power, even as a downgraded Isaac, now a tropical storm, continued to cause damage.

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Officials Say New Orleans Better Prepared For Hurricane, But Residents Still Nervous

Monday, August 27, 2012

It's been seven years since Katrina and the failure of the city's levee system. It's been rebuilt at a cost of billions, but the job isn't quite finished.

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Tropical Storm Isaac Strengthens As It Heads Toward Louisiana

Monday, August 27, 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac is over the Gulf of Mexico on Monday on its way toward New Orleans, where it's expected to hit seven years to the day since Katrina.

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Dallas Deploys Old Weapon In New Mosquito Fight

Sunday, August 19, 2012

The city has approved its first aerial spraying in 45 years to combat an outbreak of West Nile virus. Over the years, the chemicals used for aerial spraying have become much safer for...

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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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