Scott Neuman

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Former First Lady Leads In 1st Round Of Voting In Guatemala Presidential Election

Monday, June 17, 2019

Sandra Torres, who is now divorced from former President Álvaro Colom, is leading a field of nearly 20 candidates. She has promised to invest heavily in health care, education and agriculture.

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Germany's Far-Right Party Defeated In Closely Watched Mayoral Election

Monday, June 17, 2019

A candidate from beleaguered Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union wins a convincing victory over the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) in the country's conservative east.

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Iran Denies U.S. Claim That It Attacked Tankers In Gulf Of Oman

Friday, June 14, 2019

Pointing to a U.S. military video, Trump maintained: "Iran did do it." Meanwhile, the president of the Japanese company operating one of the tankers says he doesn't believe a mine or torpedo was used.

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A Top Hong Kong Adviser Calls For Delay In Extradition Bill To 'Mollify The Public'

Friday, June 14, 2019

The remarks made in a radio interview by Executive Council convener Bernard Chan, who said he underestimated opposition to the bill, come as Hong Kong braces for further protests over the weekend.

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Man Accused In New Zealand Mosque Shootings That Killed 51 Pleads Not Guilty

Friday, June 14, 2019

Australian Brenton Tarrant, 28, who appeared in Christchurch High Court via video link, smirked as his lawyer entered not guilty pleas on charges of terrorism, murder and attempted murder.

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Military Says Iranian Vessels Were Observed Near 2 Tankers Attacked In Gulf of Oman

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Earlier, Secretary of State Pompeo said Iran is using "terror, bloodshed and extortion" in an attempt to pressure the U.S. to ease what he described as a "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran.

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WHO Weighs Declaring Global Health Emergency As Ebola Spreads In Africa

Thursday, June 13, 2019

The latest outbreak has killed nearly 1,400 people in Democratic Republic of the Congo, but new cases in neighboring Uganda have raised further concern at the World Health Organization.

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A Tense Calm Settles Over Hong Kong After Violence Between Police And Protesters

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Most people appear to have abandoned the protests after riot police moved in with tear gas and rubber bullets to break up demonstrations against a proposed extradition law.

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On Historic Visit To Iran, Japan's Abe Hopes To Play Role Of Mediator With U.S.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The Japanese prime minister has offered to try to calm nerves between Washington and Tehran amid rising tensions that have followed the U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal.

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Southern Baptists Vote To Hold Churches More Accountable For Mishandling Abuse Claims

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

At their annual meeting held in Birmingham, Ala., the Southern Baptist Convention approved changes making it clear that individual churches can be expelled for covering up abuse cases.

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Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets In Clash With Protesters

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

In a continuation of mass demonstrations that began over the weekend, thousands of mostly young protesters blocked lawmakers, forcing a delay on debate over a controversial extradition bill.

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'The Great Successor' Aims To Fill In Blanks On The Life Of North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Contrary to prevailing stereotypes, in Anna Fifield's reported story Kim is anything but a madman — cold-blooded, for sure, but playing a calculated defensive strategy aimed at standing up his rule.

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Hackers Grabbed Security Camera Images Taken At Border Crossing, CBP Says

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The photographs of license plates and people inside vehicles were taken over a six-week period at a single U.S. land-border point, the Customs and Border Protection agency says.

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North Korean Leader's Slain Brother Was Reportedly Working With the CIA

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Kim Jong Nam, who was attacked with a deadly nerve agent in a Malaysian airport in 2017, was in the country to meet with his CIA handler, according to The Wall Street Journal and a new book.

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Alex Jones To Pay $15,000 In Pepe The Frog Copyright Infringement Case

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The suit stemmed from a promotional poster put out by conspiracy website Infowars featuring an image of the Pepe character, as well that of Jones and President Trump.

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Ex-Red Sox Star David Ortiz In Stable Condition After Shooting In Dominican Republic

Monday, June 10, 2019

The shooting occurred late Sunday when a motorcycle-riding gunman approached and shot Ortiz from behind at an outdoor Santo Domingo bar.

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Crane Collapses In High Winds, Smashing Through Dallas Apartment Building

Monday, June 10, 2019

One person was killed and at least five others injured when the construction crane buckled in winds up to 70 mph and fell onto the apartment building, officials said.

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As Relations With U.S. Sour, Xi Describes Putin As 'Best Friend' At Moscow Meeting

Thursday, June 06, 2019

The Chinese leader met with his Russian counterpart at the Kremlin on Wednesday. Former rivals Russia and China have drawn closer in recent years.

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Australian Police Raid Public Broadcaster Over Leaked Defense Documents

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Federal authorities allege the ABC relied on classified material in its 2017 report detailing unlawful killings by Australian special forces in Afghanistan.

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Amateur Astronomers Gather For 'Star Parties'

Sunday, June 02, 2019

Light pollution has taken away much of the night sky. But there are still places far from city lights where amateur astronomers gather with their telescopes for what they call "star parties."

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