Scott Neuman

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Cuba Without A Castro: The Island's Old Guard Exits The Stage

Friday, April 16, 2021

A generation of Cuban revolutionaries who seized power six decades ago is set to exit the stage, with Raúl Castro saying he will step down as head of the Cuban Communist Party.

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Police ID Suspect And Victims In Shooting Deaths At FedEx Facility In Indianapolis

Friday, April 16, 2021

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers say the shooter has been identified as Brandon Hole, 19, a former employee at the facility. Police say they don't know the suspect's motive.

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U.S. Slaps New Sanctions On Russia Over Cyberattack, Election Meddling

Thursday, April 15, 2021

President Biden is ordering a new round of economic sanctions that include restrictions on dozens of Russian entities and the expulsion of some Kremlin diplomats.

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Blinken Visits Afghanistan After Biden Announces Troop Withdrawal

Thursday, April 15, 2021

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Kabul on Thursday in a visit that comes on the heels of President Biden's announcement that all U.S. troops will leave Afghanistan.

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Intelligence Chiefs Say China, Russia Are Biggest Threats To U.S.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The top U.S. intelligence officials detailed concerns to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, with many questions raised about cyberthreats and espionage targeting U.S. technology.

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CDC, FDA To Review J&J Shot After 6 Blood Clot Cases Reported Out Of Nearly 7M Doses

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

In a statement on Tuesday, U.S. authorities said they are "reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the J&J vaccine."

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North Korea's Kim Alludes To 1990s Famine, Warns Of 'Difficulties Ahead Of Us'

Friday, April 09, 2021

Kim Jong Un calls for the country to prepare for another "arduous march" — using a phrase that has come to describe the disastrous and prolonged food shortages of the '90s.

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Volcano Erupts On Caribbean Island Of St. Vincent As Evacuation Continues

Friday, April 09, 2021

St. Vincent's National Emergency Management Organization announced Friday that the volcano had erupted amid ongoing attempts to evacuate nearby residents.

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Fresh Unrest In Northern Ireland Sparks Comparisons To 'The Troubles'

Thursday, April 08, 2021

The latest violence erupted amid anger from Protestant unionists concerned they're being isolated from the U.K. and pushed into a union with the republic of Ireland due to post-Brexit trade rules.

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CDC Says More Virulent British Strain Of Coronavirus Now Dominant In U.S.

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

The variant known as B.1.1.7, which is more easily spread, was first identified in England last fall. Since then, it has spread quickly in the U.S.

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Opposition Wins Elections In Greenland, Casting Doubt On Future Of Rare-Earth Mine

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

At the center of Tuesday's election was a rare-earth mining project that has seen those favoring greater development square off against others who want more environmental safeguards.

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Brazil Tops 4,000 Daily COVID-19 Deaths, Nears U.S. Peak

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

With less than two-thirds the population of the U.S., Brazil logged nearly 4,200 deaths on Tuesday amid reports that hospital ICUs are being overwhelmed by the surge in coronavirus cases.

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A Row Over Rare-Earth Deposits Could Bring Down Greenland's Government

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Greenlanders are going to the polls Tuesday in a crucial election that could determine if the island taps its vast deposits of rare-earth minerals to fuel eventual independence from Denmark.

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Citing Pandemic Fears, North Korea Says It Won't Attend Tokyo Olympics

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Pyongyang will skip the games, shattering South Korea's hopes that the games might revive stalled peace talks between the bitter rivals.

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Flooding, Landslides In Indonesia And E. Timor Kill More Than 110 People

Monday, April 05, 2021

Category 2 Cyclone Seroja raked the area as the storm tracked on a course for Western Australia, dumping heavy rain on the islands and triggering mudslides that buried homes and people.

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More Than 50 Dead, Dozens Injured As Taiwan Train Derails Inside Tunnel

Friday, April 02, 2021

The express passenger train partially derailed inside a mountain tunnel on Friday after reportedly hitting a truck that had slid from a hillside onto the track.

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U.N. Official Warns Of 'Bloodbath' In Myanmar If Coup Isn't Reversed

Thursday, April 01, 2021

The remarks by Myanmar special envoy Christine Schraner Burgener during a closed-door session of the U.N. Security Council come as new fighting rages between the army and ethnic insurgents.

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Hong Kong's Jimmy Lai, 6 Others, Found Guilty For Roles In Pro-Democracy Protests

Thursday, April 01, 2021

The convictions come amid a crackdown on dissent in Hong Kong and just days after Chinese officials approved a major overhaul of the territory's electoral system that tightens Beijing's control.

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Key Part Of Voice Recorder Found From January's Crash Of Indonesian Airliner

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

The memory unit from the cockpit voice recorder belonging to the Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 that crashed into the Java Sea has been recovered, investigators say. All 62 people aboard were killed.

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Fewer Than Half Of U.S. Adults Belong To A Religious Congregation, New Poll Shows

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

For the first time since Gallup began asking the question in 1937, fewer than half of U.S. adults interviewed said they belonged to a church, synagogue or mosque. That figure is down from 70% in 2000.

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