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Bill Chappell

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'Mystery Science Theater 3000' Creator Raises $500K Toward New Season

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Hours after launching a Kickstarter campaign to revive a TV show that made horrible movies enjoyable, Mystery Science Theater 3000 creator Joel Hodgson raised a quarter of his $2 million goal.

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Helmut Schmidt, Who Led West Germany's Economic Gains, Dies

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Schmidt worked with French leaders to start the annual World Economic Forum — and, separately, to set into motion the monetary system that today unites the economies of the European Union.

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4 Indicted In 'Largest U.S. Bank Breach Ever,' Justice Says

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The criminal ring stole the personal data of more than 100 million people, the federal indictment says, adding that the targeted companies include "one of the world's largest financial institutions."

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World Sports Agency Pulls Certification Of Russia's Doping Lab

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The move means that all athletes' samples that are currently at a Moscow lab named in a recent investigation must be moved to an accredited lab outside of Russia.

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Early Christmas Ad Melts Millions Of Hearts Online

Saturday, November 07, 2015

Telling the story of a young girl's attempts to connect with an old man she spots living on the moon, a Christmas ad from British retailer John Lewis has sparked tears, views, and a bit of criticism.

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'A Noise Was Heard' In Last Second Of Cockpit Recording, Egypt Says

Saturday, November 07, 2015

An Egyptian official says his commission believes Metrojet 9268 broke up in the air — and they're still investigating the last second of the cockpit voice recording, in which "a noise was heard."

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Adnan Syed, Subject Of 'Serial' Podcast, Gets Hearing On New Evidence

Saturday, November 07, 2015

Adnan Syed has been granted a hearing to let his lawyers present a possible alibi, and to probe both "alleged prosecutorial misconduct" and the competence of Syed's original attorney.

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Sierra Leone's Ebola Outbreak Is Over, WHO Says

Saturday, November 07, 2015

Marking the occasion Saturday, Dr. Anders Nordström of the WHO says that in Sierra Leone, "8,704 people were infected and 3,589 have died, 221 of them healthcare workers."

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President Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline Plan

Friday, November 06, 2015

"Shipping dirtier crude oil into our country would not increase America's energy security," the president said in a statement delivered at the White House.

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Mine Wastewater Floods Countryside In Brazil After 2 Dams Fail

Friday, November 06, 2015

The flooding overwhelmed houses, leaving a coating of mud — and in one case, setting a car atop a structure's walls. Rescue crews are still looking for survivors. At least one person has died.

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U.S. Economy Added 271,000 Jobs In October, Beating Expectations

Friday, November 06, 2015

The unemployment rate dipped slightly to 5 percent, according to the report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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First British Tourists Leave Egypt, As Questions About Airline Crash Linger

Friday, November 06, 2015

British investigators tell the BBC that they "believe a bomb was put in the hold prior to take-off," the news agency reports.

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Brawl Breaks Out At Chinese Auction, Over A License Plate Number

Thursday, November 05, 2015

The reasons behind the brawl are complex, from a preference for the number 9 to a broader power struggle — and the exorbitant costs of registering a car in China.

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Export-Import Bank Renewal Is Included In House-Approved Transportation Bill

Thursday, November 05, 2015

The legislation provides billions in funding for roads and transit. A similar bill has already been approved by the Senate, including a provision that renews the Export-Import Bank's charter.

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Porn, Emails And Criminal Charges: Scandal Embroils Pennsylvania's Legal Community

Thursday, November 05, 2015

A Pennsylvania judge calls Attorney General Kathleen Kane's tenure a "legal and institutional nightmare." But Kane says her critics are most upset about a chain of offensive emails she uncovered.

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Ruling By Mexico's High Court Affirms 4 Citizens' Right To Grow Marijuana

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

In a decision that could open the door to legalizing marijuana in Mexico, that country's supreme court said Wednesday that four plaintiffs should be allowed to grow marijuana for their own use.

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'Explosive Device' May Have Brought Down Russian Airliner, U.K. Says

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Days after a Russian jet crashed in Egypt, killing 224 people, Britain has suspended its flights through the Sharm el-Sheikh airport, and cite a 'significant possibility' of a bomb on the plane.

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Georgia Trooper Praised For Response To Kids' Loss Of Both Parents

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Faced with a tragic situation, Trooper Nathan Bradley says he stalled for time — to find the kids' nearest relatives, and to figure out how to salvage their Halloween.

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Romania's Prime Minister Resigns After Protests Over Deadly Club Fire

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Thousands of protesters took to the streets last night, after the death toll in last weekend's nightclub fire rose to 32.

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Brazilian Who Oversaw 2014 World Cup Extradited To U.S.

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

The former president of Brazil's soccer federation is due in a U.S. courtroom Tuesday afternoon, after being extradited from Switzerland. Jose Maria Marin was arrested this past spring.

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