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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Too Good To Be True: TV Reporter Was In On Magicians' Photobomb

Friday, July 24, 2015

Both Sky News and journalist Ashish Joshi have confirmed that the report never aired on the channel, deflating some of the buzz about a magical stunt.

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Thai Prosecutors Seek Indictments Against Scores Of Alleged Human Traffickers

Friday, July 24, 2015

Charges have been recommended for more than 100 people after the discovery of mass graves containing the remains of migrants from Bangladesh and Myanmar.

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Autopsy Of Sandra Bland Doesn't Suggest Homicide, Texas County Officials Say

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The prosecutors' presentation Thursday included several color photographs of Bland's body — including her neck, which had a thick dark line curving across it.

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Jury Confirms Aurora Theater Shooter Is Eligible For Death Penalty

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Convicted of first-degree murder, James Holmes faces either a lifetime prison sentence or execution for a Colorado shooting rampage.

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Japan's Nikkei Will Purchase Financial Times Group For $1.3 Billion

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Earlier Thursday, the Financial Times itself had reported that the newspaper's publisher was on the verge of being sold to German media group Alex Springer.

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Charleston Shooting Suspect Roof Could Face Death Penalty Over Federal Charges

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Along with nine counts of murder leveled by state prosecutors, the Justice Department says a grand jury indicted Dylann Roof of 33 federal counts; at least one could bring the death penalty.

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Marijuana Growers Hit A Snag: Toxic Pesticides

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Attempts to regulate chemicals in marijuana production often hit another problem: The plant's wide range of uses sets it apart from many traditional food crops.

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Actor Theodore Bikel Dies At Age 91

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Some of Bikel's most notable work took place on stage — from A Streetcar Named Desire to Fiddler on the Roof.

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Winner Of French Scrabble Title Does Not Speak French

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

It took about two months for Nigel Richards to memorize a French Scrabble dictionary. The New Zealand native has won many English-language Scrabble tournaments.

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American Zach Johnson Wins British Open In 3-Way Playoff

Monday, July 20, 2015

It's the second major title for the Iowa native, whose breakthrough win came at the Masters in 2007. Jordan Spieth narrowly missed a chance at the playoff.

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Military Finds U.S. Paid $14.7 Million For Overdue Warehouses In Afghanistan

Monday, July 20, 2015

In early 2014, the Pentagon's Defense Logistics Agency accepted a newly built warehouse facility. There was one snag: The agency was poised to leave the country.

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Affair-Enabling Website Ashley Madison Is Compromised By Hackers

Monday, July 20, 2015

Threats to release some 37 million users' photographs and data come at a time when Ashley Madison's leaders have been discussing a potential $200 million stock offering.

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Marine Corps Identifies 4 Service Members Who Died In Chattanooga Attack

Friday, July 17, 2015

Their homes ranged from Georgia to Wisconsin, but their lives converged in Thursday's deadly attack on a military facility in Tennessee.

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Mocked And Maligned, Japan Spikes Plan For $2 Billion Olympic Stadium

Friday, July 17, 2015

Its cost had swollen; its design sparked an unflattering meme. Now Japan's prime minister is telling Tokyo organizers to start over with their plan for a centerpiece stadium.

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Motorcycles Can Now Run Problematic Red Lights In Kentucky

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

A new law that takes effect today was prompted by motorcycles' inability to trigger sensors at traffic signals, forcing them to wait long periods at red lights.

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Malware And Hacking Forum Darkode Is Shut Down; Dozens Arrested

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Those indicted include an accused administrator who created a large network of hacked computers that stole private data "on approximately 200,000,000 occasions."

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Solar Airplane's Round-The-World Trip Is Halted Until 2016

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Battery problems on the Solar Impulse, the airplane that has been flying around the world using only the sun's power, have grounded it until next spring.

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Eric Garner's Family Urges Justice Department To Prosecute Officer

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Having reached a $5.9 million settlement with New York City over Garner's death last summer, his family members say they want a federal indictment of a police officer.

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NASA Zooms In On Pluto, For Closest Views Yet

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

New images of Pluto are beginning to arrive from NASA's space probe, and they're already allowing scientists to update what we know about the dwarf planet.

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Land Rover Recalls 65,000 Vehicles Over Unlatching Doors

Monday, July 13, 2015

"If a vehicle door unlatches, the distraction may increase the risk of a crash and/or a vehicle occupant may fall out," a federal safety agency says.

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