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Bill Chappell

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South Korean President Promises To Raise Sewol Ferry, One Year After Tragedy

Thursday, April 16, 2015

President Park Geun-hye has pledged to salvage the ferry, which capsized and sank, killing 304 people — most of them students. The rescue effort was widely viewed as bungled.

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Ocean Search Area For Lost Malaysian Airliner Is Set To Double

Thursday, April 16, 2015

It's been more than a year since Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370 was lost with 239 people on board. Officials now say they'll double the already huge search area to 46,000 square miles next month.

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U.S. Predicted To Be Net Energy Exporter In Next Decade; First Time Since 1950s

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Citing a boom in natural gas and shifts in demand, the Energy Information Administration says the U.S. could stop being a net energy importer "sometime between 2020 and 2030."

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Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Gets Life Sentence For Murder

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

In 2013, the New England Patriots tight end was accused of killing the boyfriend of his fiancee's sister. A jury found him guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday.

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EU Charges Google With Antitrust Violations, Will Also Look At Android

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Saying that Google abused its grip on the online search market by "systematically favoring" its own shopping services at the expense of others, a European panel releases a list of antitrust charges.

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On 'One Boston Day,' City Marks Marathon Bombings' Anniversary

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A moment of silence will be observed at 2:49 p.m. ET, the time when the first of two devastating bombs went off in the crowds gathered to watch the marathon in 2013.

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Judge Orders V. Stiviano To Return Millions In Assets To Shelly Sterling

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A judge has ruled that Stiviano, the onetime companion of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, must return a Ferrari, a Bentley and a million-dollar home, among other things.

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President Obama, Raul Castro Shake Hands, Chat At Summit Of The Americas

Friday, April 10, 2015

Earlier in the day the two leaders spoke by telephone. It's only the second time in the past 50 years that the heads of the U.S. and Cuba are known to have spoken.

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Dog Didn't Bite Man, Blind Pot Customer Tells French Court

Friday, April 10, 2015

A blind man who was sold actual grass instead of the grass he was looking for has told a French court that it was he, and not his guide dog, who bit a deceitful dealer.

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80 Municipal Courts In St. Louis County Change Fees After Criticism

Friday, April 10, 2015

The courts have agreed to set uniform fees and fines, changing a process that fueled anger and frustration with the legal system in Ferguson, Mo.

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Huge Tornadoes Tear Through Illinois And The Midwest

Friday, April 10, 2015

The tornado was so massive and the damage so extensive that in some areas, plows had to push debris off the streets so emergency crews could reach survivors.

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'I'm With Stupid' T-Shirt Trips Up Ecuador's President

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Politicians have basic rules about photo ops. This week, Ecuador's President Rafael Correa learned one more: Don't get on the wrong side of an "I'm With Stupid" T-shirt.

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Sabra Hummus Announces A Recall Over Listeria Fears

Thursday, April 09, 2015

The national recall covers several products with a "best by" date of May 11 or May 15. The products are predominantly the "Classic" variety of the hummus, in a range of sizes.

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Tentative Nuclear Deal In Hand, Iran Says All Sanctions Must Be Lifted

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says that any arrangements must respect Iran's interests and dignity. And he questioned the need for talks, if they don't trigger the sanctions' removal.

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French TV Network Hacked By 'Cyber Caliphate' Group

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Screens went blank and normal programming for TV5Monde viewers was replaced by a message: "Je suIS IS." It's unknown whether the hackers have actual ties to ISIS.

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Secret Service Supervisor Put On Leave After Assault Accusation

Thursday, April 09, 2015

A senior manager is on leave from the Secret Service, after an employee he supervised reportedly told investigators that he assaulted her by making forceful and unwelcome sexual advances.

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'I Was Sickened By What I Saw,' Police Chief Says Of S.C. Shooting

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Discussing the case of a North Charleston, S.C., officer shooting an unarmed man in the back, police chief Eddie Driggers said Wednesday, "I have been praying for peace."

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NFL Makes It Official: Sarah Thomas Is First Woman To Be A Full-Time Ref

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Confirming a long-anticipated move, the NFL has hired its first female official on a full-time basis. She has spent nearly a decade working her way through the ranks in the NCAA.

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'My Heart Was Broken,' Says Father Of S.C. Man Slain By Police

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Police Officer Michael Slager now faces a murder charge in the death of Walter Scott, who was unarmed and running away from Slager when he was shot multiple times.

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London Thieves Take Up To $300 Million In Gems In Easter Heist

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

The daring crime targeted Hatton Garden Safe Deposit company, which is used by many firms in London's jewelry quarter to store their wares.

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