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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Cyclists Can Ignore Some Traffic Lights, Paris Announces

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The city says that tests have shown "the passage of cyclists through red lights isn't accident-prone and avoids certain conflicts between cyclists and vehicles."

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Watch: Confederate Descendant's Scathing Address In S.C. Flag Debate

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Republican Rep. Jenny Horne lit up the House with a speech criticizing its slowness to take down the flag, saying, "I am a descendant of Jefferson Davis. OK? But that does not matter."

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'A New Day': S.C. To Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol Grounds

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Lawmakers in the state's House of Representatives backed a bill that will put the controversial flag in a relic room. After Gov. Nikki Haley signs the bill Thursday, the flag will come down Friday.

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Baltimore Mayor Replaces Police Commissioner Anthony Batts

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Baltimore's residents "deserve better" than recent results have shown, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says. The move comes two months after six officers were charged in the death of Freddie Gray.

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S.C. House Votes To Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol Grounds

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

The decision follows more than 13 hours of debate. Lawmakers in the House approved the Senate bill by a two-thirds margin, and the measure now goes to Republican Gov. Nikki Hailey's desk.

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United Flights Grounded For More Than An Hour Due To Network Router Problem

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

The FAA issued a ground stop order for all U.S. airports at United's request Wednesday morning. On its Twitter feed, United apologized for delays and promised to help unhappy travelers.

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LAPD Says It's Investigating Bill Cosby Over Sexual Assault Allegations

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says his department would investigate any sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby — even past the statute of limitations.

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2 Die As F-16 Collides With Cessna In Midair Close To Charleston, S.C.

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The fighter jet was based at Shaw Air Force Base; its pilot safely ejected. Two people were aboard the civilian Cessna; both are dead, according to the National Transportation Board.

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In Final Vote, South Carolina Senate Moves To Take Down Confederate Flag

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The issue will now head to the House. Tuesday's 36-3 vote was widely seen as a formality; the S.C. Senate had voted 37-3 to advance the bill after its second reading Monday.

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Mayweather Is Stripped Of WBO Belt He Won From Pacquiao

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The World Boxing Organization welterweight title will now go to Timothy Bradley Jr., who had been named the interim title holder after he won a June 27 fight.

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S.C. Senate Takes A Strong Step Toward Removing Confederate Flag

Monday, July 06, 2015

The state's Senate will need to approve the bill one more time before it can go on to the House. Monday's tally was 37-3; a final vote will be held Tuesday.

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Lawyers File Motion For New Trial

Monday, July 06, 2015

Condemned to death for his role in the Boston Marathon bombings, Tsarnaev filed a preliminary motion Monday for a new trial, reportedly seeking to overturn both his conviction and his death sentence.

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U.S. Women Shatter TV Ratings Record For Soccer With World Cup Win

Monday, July 06, 2015

The U.S. women's national team won an unprecedented third FIFA Women's World Cup trophy Sunday night — and a record number of Americans tuned in to watch.

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Venus And Jupiter Set For A Close Encounter Tuesday Night

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

NASA says the two bright planets will be "a jaw-dropping one-third of a degree apart" around sunset. It's the closest they'll come in their current 24-year cycle.

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Still She Rises: Misty Copeland Makes History With American Ballet Theatre

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Misty Copeland didn't begin ballet until she took a free class at a Boys & Girls Club. Today she became the first black female principal dancer with the premiere U.S. dance company.

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Asked To Divide Zero By Zero, Siri Waxes Philosophical (And Personal)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Siri's elaborate reply easily surpasses the simple "Does not compute" with which robots in old sci-fi movies used to announce a bout of cognitive dissonance.

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Supreme Court Places A Stay On Abortion Law In Texas

Monday, June 29, 2015

If the Supreme Court refuses to hear the case, the stay will be lifted and a controversial 2013 law will take effect. The law places new requirements on abortion providers.

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Solar-Powered Airplane Begins Long Journey From Japan To Hawaii

Monday, June 29, 2015

It's expected to be the longest leg of the Solar Impulse's planned around-the-world flight, a trip that will last five days and five nights.

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Supreme Court Backs Arizona's Redistricting Commission Targeting Gridlock

Monday, June 29, 2015

Arizona's Independent Redistricting Commission was formed 15 years ago, after voters took the power to redraw districts away from the state's Legislature.

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From Ice Cream To Ian McKellen: Reactions To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Friday, June 26, 2015

There was jubilation among supporters of same-sex marriage after the Supreme Court declared it legal in all 50 states. We've rounded up some of the best reactions.

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