Scott Neuman

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Mullen Expresses Concern Over 'Brinkmanship' With North Korea

Sunday, August 13, 2017

The former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said he's very concerned that the hot rhetoric coming out of Pyongyang and Washington could spin "out of control."

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Charlottesville Tries To Pick Up Pieces After Day Of Deadly Unrest

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Addressing church congregations on Sunday, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe condemned the white supremacists, saying there is "no place" for them in the city or in the United States of America.

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President Trump Says He Won't 'Rule Out' Military Option In Venezuela

Friday, August 11, 2017

The Pentagon says it has not received any orders from the White House concerning such action. Trump has criticized President Nicolas Maduro's moves to consolidate power.

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India Steps Up Alert Amid Heightened Tensions With China

Friday, August 11, 2017

The neighbors have been in a weekslong dispute over Chinese road construction in the disputed region of Doklam. The plateau is claimed both by China and India's tiny ally, Bhutan.

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Enormous Undersea Pipes Wash Up On U.K. Beaches

Friday, August 11, 2017

The sections of plastic pipe, 8 feet wide and up to a third of a mile long, were separated from an ocean-going tow after a collision with a container ship last month.

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Trump Says U.S. Military Is 'Locked And Loaded' To Deal With North Korea

Friday, August 11, 2017

North Korea has threatened to send missiles toward Guam. In his latest tweet about the isolated regime, President Trump says, "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded."

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Google Cancels Town Hall After Employee's Controversial Diversity Memo

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The meeting had been called to discuss fallout from the memo written by a senior software engineer who complained that "biological causes" explained why women were underrepresented at the tech giant.

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2016 Hit Records For Global Temperature And Climate Extremes

Thursday, August 10, 2017

An annual report, comprising data from scientists across the globe, shows it was the warmest on records that date back 137 years. It also saw the highest sea levels and lowest polar sea ice.

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Tensions Grow In Kenya As Results Awaited In Presidential Poll

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The election commission has acknowledged that there was an attempt to hack the voting system on poll day but says that it failed. The opposition claims otherwise.

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Trump Renews Harsh Rhetoric Against North Korea

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Asked whether his "fire and fury" comments on North Korea went too far, the president responded that maybe they weren't "tough enough."

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Smugglers Reportedly Toss Up To 180 Migrants Overboard Near Yemen

Thursday, August 10, 2017

At least five migrants died Thursday — "deliberately drowned" by smugglers afraid of arrest, the International Organization for Migration says. Some 50 others are still missing.

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Cuban Diplomats Expelled After U.S. Embassy Staff 'Incidents' In Havana

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The State Department says several U.S. State Department officials in Cuba have developed strange medical symptoms. Reports suggest they may have been caused by a covert sonic weapon.

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Hurricane Franklin, First Of Atlantic Season, Barrels Toward Mexico's Coast

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The storm is expected to make landfall north of Veracruz, where it could dump as much as 15 inches of rain, causing "life-threatening flash floods and mudslides."

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North Korea: Final Plan By Mid-August For Firing Missiles Near Guam

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Pyongyang said once finished, it will wait for a green light from leader Kim Jong Un. Meanwhile, North Korea's military called President Trump's latest threats "a load of nonsense."

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Fired At 52, Jersey Shore Lifeguard Wins Age-Discrimination Suit

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Paul McCracken says the city he worked for raised the requirements for fitness and swimming tests as part of an effort to force out older lifeguards.

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Perseid Meteor Shower Falls Victim To Fake News. Sad!

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

It seems nothing is safe from fake news this year, not even the annual astronomical event. This year's Perseid show will be at its peak Saturday night into Sunday.

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Kenyan Presidential Challenger Calls Vote Tally 'Fake'

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Raila Odinga, who trails incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta by a wide margin in a partial count of results, has accused the election commission of vote rigging.

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North Korea Reportedly Capable Of Making Nuclear-Tipped Missiles

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

According to a report in The Washington Post that quotes unnamed intelligence officials, Pyongyang is believed to have perfected the ability to produce nuclear warheads for its ballistic missiles.

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Trump Says U.S. Will Meet North Korean Threats With 'Fire And Fury'

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

The president's remarks, made during a meeting while he is on a "working vacation" in New Jersey, follow similar remarks by North Korea a day earlier.

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Hackers In Venezuela Hit Dozens Of Government Websites

Monday, August 07, 2017

The computer attack comes a day after armed men stormed an army base in Valencia. One site was defaced with a video of Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator.

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