Scott Neuman

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22 Soldiers Hurt After Parachuting Into Trees During Mississippi Training Exercise

Thursday, October 03, 2019

The exercise involved airborne troops normally stationed in Alaska who missed their designated drop zone because of wind. The injuries weren't life-threatening, officials say.

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Heirs Of Hyderabad's Last King Can Claim Millions Held In U.K. Account, Court Rules

Thursday, October 03, 2019

In 1948, the Nizam of Hyderabad put 1 million pounds in the overseas bank account of a Pakistani diplomat. It accumulated interest for the next seven decades as his family fought to get it back.

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In Opioid Settlement, Johnson & Johnson Agrees To Pay Ohio Counties $20 Million

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

The agreement removes the drugmaker from the list of defendants in an upcoming federal opioid trial and follows an August settlement in Oklahoma in which it agreed to pay $572 million.

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A Year After Jamal Khashoggi's Death, His Fiancée Is Still Searching For Answers

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

The Washington Post columnist, who was a critic of Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed and dismembered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, 2018.

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Hong Kong Protester Is Shot By Police As Clashes Over Democracy Take A Dark Turn

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

In an ominous first during weeks of protests, a demonstrator was shot in the chest and is now in the hospital. The mass rallies come as China celebrates 70 years of Communist Party rule.

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Colt Suspends Manufacture Of Controversial AR-15 For Civilian Market

Friday, September 20, 2019

The gun-maker says it will concentrate instead on fulfilling contracts from the military and law enforcement for the semi-automatic weapon that has come for many to be associated with mass shootings.

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Young People Lead Millions To Protest Global Inaction On Climate Change

Friday, September 20, 2019

"We know it's happening. We need change. We demand better," an 11-year-old girl said at a march in Thailand. Protesters are calling for net-zero carbon emissions and other changes.

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UAE Agrees To Join U.S.-Led Maritime Coalition To Protect Gulf Shipping

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The contingent was organized by Washington following attacks in June on oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz that it blames on Iran. Britain, Australia, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have also joined.

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False Tsunami Warning In Hawaii Triggered By Police Exercise

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The alert, which was "inadvertently triggered" during Honolulu Police Department training, angered residents who recalled a similar false alarm last year warning of an imminent missile attack.

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Japanese Court Acquits Former Utility Executives Over 2011 Fukushima Disaster

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The three ex-Tokyo Electric Power Co. executives were found not guilty of professional negligence linked to the meltdown of three of the nuclear power plant's reactors after an earthquake and tsunami.

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Elections Do Little To Point The Way Out Of Israel's Political Impasse

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The preliminary results show yet another near deadlock between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party and its main centrist rival.

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Trump Says California's Ability To Set Its Own Emissions Standards Will Be Revoked

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The end of the state's Obama-era waiver is seen by many as the latest move to undo a years-long push to produce more fuel efficient cars.

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Cokie Roberts, Pioneering Journalist Who Helped Shape NPR, Dies At 75

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Roberts, who joined the fledgling network in 1978, was a seasoned Washington insider who developed a distinctive voice as a reporter and commentator for both NPR and ABC News.

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Israeli Election Close, No Official Results Yet

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

In the second election in just five months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu hopes to eke out a governing coalition. He faced a tough battle with a centrist rival.

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Attack On Saudi Oil Facilities Makes Oil Prices Spike

Monday, September 16, 2019

It's the largest one-day surge in crude prices in years. Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for the strikes, but the U.S. says Iran played a key role. Iran denies involvement.

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New York Set To Join Michigan In Banning Some Electronic Cigarettes

Monday, September 16, 2019

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state will issue an emergency regulation banning certain flavored products. The move comes amid advances toward a similar federal ban.

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Hong Kong Democracy Activists Arrested Ahead Of Planned March

Thursday, August 29, 2019

The group Demosisto said Joshua Wong, Hong Kong's best known pro-democracy leader, was among those arrested in what appeared to be a coordinated sweep by police.

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Many Britons React With Anger Over Suspension Of Parliament

Thursday, August 29, 2019

The leader of Britain's House of Commons called those opposed to the move "phony" and questioned whether lawmakers have the "courage or the gumption" to bring down the government.

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Amid Backdrop Of Hong Kong Protests, China Conducts 'Routine' Changing Of The Guard

Thursday, August 29, 2019

In reporting on the annual rotation of People's Liberation Army forces in Hong Kong, Xinhua said they "are determined to resolutely protect national sovereignty, security and development interests."

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Amid Tensions, Beijing Denies U.S. Navy Request To Call At Chinese Port

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The U.S. Navy says China denied its request for a port call at the northeastern city of Qingdao, the second such rejection this month as the trade war escalates.

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