Bill Chappell

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Wells Fargo Claws Back $75 Million More From 2 Executives Over Fake Accounts

Monday, April 10, 2017

Former CEO John Stumpf "was too slow" to realize the risk of sales practices, the bank's board says. The scandal also brought a $185 million punishment from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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Toyota Plans $1.3 Billion Investment In Kentucky Plant

Monday, April 10, 2017

The Georgetown, Ky., facility is Toyota's largest plant in the world. Toyota plans to invest $10 billion in the U.S. over the next five years.

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Only 98,000 New Jobs Were Created In March, Labor Department Says

Friday, April 07, 2017

After adding more than 200,000 jobs in each of the first two months of 2017, the number of jobs added last month was about half what analysts had expected. The unemployment rate fell to 4.5 percent.

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Russia Says U.S. Broke International Law In Striking Syria, Citing 'Pretext'

Friday, April 07, 2017

Russia blamed the strike on "speculations on children's photos." At the U.N., Ambassador Nikki Haley said, "The moral stain of the Assad regime could no longer go unanswered."

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Duterte Orders Philippine Army To Occupy Disputed Islands In South China Sea

Thursday, April 06, 2017

The military should raise the Philippines' flag on islands it claims, President Rodrigo Duterte said, adding that he might do that himself on one island this summer.

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Rhino Horns Are Legal To Sell, South African Court Rules

Thursday, April 06, 2017

The decision follows years of legal wrangling over the ban on domestic sales of rhinoceros horn that was enacted in 2009.

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Ethics Panel Sends Case Against Alabama Governor To Prosecutors

Thursday, April 06, 2017

For the past year, Gov. Robert Bentley has faced allegations that he had an affair with an aide and misused funds. Now there's a chance he could face two felony accusations.

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Kansas Student Newspaper's Fact Check Results In New Principal's Resignation

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

The principal, Amy Robertson, resigned after Pittsburg High School's student paper investigated her claim of having degrees from Corllins University, an entity whose legitimacy has been questioned.

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Krispy Kreme Owner To Buy Panera Bread In $7.5 Billion Deal

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

If the transaction is finalized in the third quarter of 2017 as planned, Panera would be privately held.

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Kansas City, Mo., Voters Approve $25 Fine In Easing Of Marijuana Law

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Nearly 75 percent of voters approved the ballot initiative, which stands in stark contrast to current Missouri law. The change applies to people caught with 35 grams or less of marijuana.

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Wells Fargo Will Fight OSHA Order To Pay Whistleblower $5.4 Million And Rehire Him

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

The bank says it will appeal OSHA's order that it should compensate a manager who reported suspicions of fraud at Wells Fargo.

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72 Killed In Attack In Syria Where Toxic Chemicals And Shelling Were Reported

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

An attack on a town in Idlib province early Tuesday allegedly combined conventional and chemical weapons. After the initial strike, a hospital was reportedly bombarded as it treated victims.

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St. Petersburg Bombing Suspect Identified; Death Toll Is At 14

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Russian investigators say a device was set off by a man "whose remains were found in the third car of the train." The 22-year-old from Kyrgyzstan is said to have planted a second device elsewhere.

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Investigators Say 'Explosive Device' Caused St. Petersburg Metro Train Blast

Monday, April 03, 2017

At least 10 people were killed in the blast, according to Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova. The explosion hit while the train was between two stations in the center of Russia's second-largest city.

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President Trump's Son-In-Law Kushner Arrives In Iraq

Monday, April 03, 2017

Jared Kushner's foray into international affairs comes less than a week after the president named him to a commission on battling opioid abuse.

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Ecuador's Election Ends In Close Result, And Accusations Of Cheating

Monday, April 03, 2017

The race has been widely watched in part because it could affect the future of Julian Assange. Candidates had differed on their plans for the WikiLeaks founder's spot in Ecuador's London embassy.

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Bubba The Tortoise Dazzles Millions, Simply By Playing With A Ball

Friday, March 31, 2017

Bubba became an Internet star after Paul Milham posted a video of his daughter's tortoise scampering after a ball like a determined puppy.

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I-85 Bridge Collapse In Atlanta Brings Headache To 250,000 Drivers A Day

Friday, March 31, 2017

The shutdown affects a roughly 3-mile portion of I-85, blocking a major artery that runs through the heart of the city.

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Malaysia Sends Men Questioned In Murder Back To North Korea, Along With Kim's Body

Friday, March 31, 2017

Malaysian diplomats were also allowed to leave North Korea, in a swap that seemingly ends the standoff over the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half-brother.

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U.S. Arrests Mexican State Prosecutor, Says He's Also A Drug Smuggler Named 'Diablo'

Thursday, March 30, 2017

U.S. prosecutors say they'll seek to compel Edgar Veytia to forfeit some $250 million if he's convicted. The attorney general of Nayarit state was arrested this week in San Diego.

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