Scott Neuman

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Hurricane Laura's Intense Winds Cut Through Louisiana Coastline

Thursday, August 27, 2020

One of the most powerful storms to hit the state in living memory leaves destruction and misery in its wake, with debris from homes and businesses scattered about and at least one death.

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Kellyanne Conway To Leave White House Job, Citing Family Concerns

Monday, August 24, 2020

She is married to an outspoken critic of President Trump and says the couple "disagree about plenty" but "are united on what matters most: the kids."

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100,000 Evacuated As Massive Flooding In China Threatens Ancient Giant Buddha Statue

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Heavy seasonal rainfall has caused the worst flooding in decades across China's interior, forcing officials at the Three Gorges Dam to open all 10 spillways for the first time since it was built.

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EU Blasts Belarus Elections, Readies Sanctions Against Lukashenko Government

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

The European Union says the Aug. 9 polls in which President Alexander Lukashenko claimed an overwhelming victory were "neither free nor fair and do not meet international standards."

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WHO Chief Urges Nations To Join In Preventing 'Vaccine Nationalism'

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The World Health Organization's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says he fears that without global cooperation ensuring equal access to COVID-19 vaccines, some countries could resort to hoarding.

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NOW President Resigns Amid Allegations Of Creating Toxic Work Environment

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Toni Van Pelt cites health concerns in stepping down from leading the National Organization for Women. An internal investigation found evidence of "governance issues" but not racial discrimination.

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Belarus Protests Grow As Russia Warns Germany, France Not To Interfere

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The government of President Alexander Lukashenko is coming under increasing pressure as demonstrations sparked by a disputed election show signs of expanding.

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'We Can't Live Like Zombies': Protesters In Spain Decry COVID-19 Mask Mandate

Monday, August 17, 2020

Demonstrators gathered in Madrid on Sunday to protest expanded requirements aimed at combating the disease, which has seen a sharp uptick in recent weeks.

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Belarus Factory Workers Walk Out, Joining Mass Protests Calling For President To Quit

Monday, August 17, 2020

More than a week of protests across the country are aimed at getting President Alexander Lukashenko to step down after 26 years in power. Lukashenko has vowed never to quit.

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In Aerial Combat Over Lake Michigan, Eagles: 1; Drones: 0

Friday, August 14, 2020

Last month, Hunter King was using a drone to map shoreline erosion for Michigan's environmental department when a bald eagle apparently attacked the vehicle, causing it to crash into the water.

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Spain Cracks Down On Outdoor Drinking, Smoking In Renewed Push Against COVID-19

Friday, August 14, 2020

Spanish authorities announced the new measures as they confront a new wave of COVID-19 after tamping down the disease months ago.

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U.S. Seizes Iranian Fuel From 4 Tankers Bound For Venezuela

Friday, August 14, 2020

With the assistance of foreign partners, more than 1 million barrels of petroleum was seized from foreign-flagged vessels near the Strait of Hormuz, the Justice Department says.

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COVID-19 Death Rate For Black Americans Twice That For Whites, New Report Says

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Three times as many Black Americans as whites have also become infected with the coronavirus, according to the National Urban League report, based partly on data from Johns Hopkins University.

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Women In Belarus Take To The Streets To Protest Post-Election Crackdown

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Security forces have clashed with demonstrators since Sunday's election, which is widely viewed as fraudulent. Nearly 7,000 have been arrested. And the opposition candidate fled the country.

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Puerto Rico's Arecibo Radio Telescope Damaged By Falling Cable

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The cable tore a gaping 100-foot hole in one of the largest radio telescope dishes in the world, taking the instrument offline until repairs can be made.

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Florida Sheriff Orders Deputies And Staff Not To Wear Face Masks

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods says that "effective immediately, any individual walking in to any one of our lobbies ... wearing a mask will be asked to remove it."

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'Alarming' Trend: TSA Intercepting Many More Guns Despite Far Fewer Air Travelers

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

The Transportation Security Administration says last month it found three times as many guns in carry-on luggage as the same period last year, even though air traffic is down 75% due to COVID-19.

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Ga. School District Quarantines Hundreds Of Students Over Fears Of COVID-19 Exposure

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Barely a week after Georgia reopens its public schools, a district north of Atlanta reports nearly 60 positive tests among students, teachers and staff, and closes one hard-hit high school.

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Skepticism Greets Putin's Announcement Of Russian Coronavirus Vaccine

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

It's the first country to approve a COVID-19 vaccine, but it has not finished Phase III trials to assess safety and effectiveness in the general population.

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Judge Releases Trove Of Sealed Records Related To Lawsuit Against Ghislaine Maxwell

Friday, July 31, 2020

The judge unseals hundreds of pages of documents related to a now-settled defamation suit brought against Maxwell by one of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers.

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