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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

'Academy Has A Problem,' David Oyelowo Says At MLK Event Honoring Academy President

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

"I am an academy member and it doesn't reflect me, and it doesn't reflect this nation," the actor said Monday, in a speech that cited black performers' prominent roles in successful films.

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Twitter Goes Down Early Tuesday

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The company hasn't provided details about what went wrong; some features such as search and direct messaging were still presenting problems Tuesday morning.

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China Reports Slowest Economic Growth In 25 Years

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Not since the fallout from the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre has China's economy grown at such a slow pace: at just below 7 percent last year.

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Search Is On For Crews Of 2 Marine Helicopters That Collided Near Oahu

Friday, January 15, 2016

In Hawaii, the Coast Guard is leading a large search for 12 service members who were believed to be aboard the transport helicopters.

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U.S. Announces Moratorium On New Coal Leases On Federal Lands

Friday, January 15, 2016

The change won't affect existing leases, which generated nearly $1.3 billion for the federal government's coal program last year.

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Indonesia Makes Arrests Over Deadly Attack In Jakarta

Friday, January 15, 2016

Police found an Islamic State flag at the site of the arrests, but it's not yet clear exactly how the suspects may have been linked to ISIS.

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Sierra Leone Reports Ebola Death, 1 Day After Outbreak Declared Over

Friday, January 15, 2016

On Thursday, the World Health Organization announced that West Africa was Ebola-free. The virus has been found to survive in people for nine months or more.

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2016 Oscar Nominations Are Announced: 'The Revenant,' 'Mad Max' Get Most Nods

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Revenant has a dozen nominations, followed by Mad Max: Fury Road with 10, and The Martian with seven. The winners will be announced on Feb. 28.

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Actor Alan Rickman Has Died; Portrayed Snape In 'Harry Potter' Films

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Rickman appeared in many blockbuster films during his prolific career, from 1988's Die Hard with Bruce Willis to 2003's Love Actually and the Harry Potter films.

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Terrorists Hit Jakarta, And Indonesians Say "#KamiTidakTakut" — We Are Not Afraid

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Police say at least seven people — including five attackers — were killed. At least one of the civilians killed is believed to be a foreigner.

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St. Louis Fans' Ire, And Other Reactions To The Rams' Move To LA

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

"I can't forgive this," St. Louis native Andy Cohen says on his Bravo show, noting that St. Louis recently topped The Wall Street Journal's list of America's top sports cities.

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FIFA Fires Blatter Ally From Secretary General Post

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

FIFA had previously banned both Jérôme Valcke, its secretary general, and Sepp Blatter, its president, for 90 days, citing an inquiry into allegations of improper payments and mismanagement of funds.

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Iran Releases 10 U.S. Navy Sailors, After Detaining Them Overnight

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

"There are no indications that the sailors were harmed during their brief detention," the Department of Defense says, confirming the release of nine men and one woman.

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Environmental Agencies Reject VW's Plan For Recall Over Emissions

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The EPA says Volkswagen is responsible for nearly 600,000 diesel-powered vehicles that are now producing harmful air pollution in the U.S.

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In Mexico, Tens Of Thousands Of Illegal Guns Come From The U.S.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The ATF has been able to trace the smuggled guns' original purchasers in less than half of the 73,684 cases cited in the report.

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Rupert Murdoch And Jerry Hall Say They're Getting Married

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Murdoch, the billionaire executive chairman of News Corp., and Hall, the model and former partner of Mick Jagger, have reportedly been dating since late summer.

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Explosion In Heart Of Istanbul's Tourist Area Kills At Least 10

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Turkish officials say a suicide bomber identified as a 28-year-old Syrian national targeted tourists. At least eight Germans died in the blast, Chancellor Angela Merkel says.

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Mexico Has Recaptured Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo'

Friday, January 08, 2016

Nearly six months after his most recent escape from a maximum security prison in Mexico, drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán has been caught, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced.

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Hellfire Missile Wrongly Sent To Cuba Was Inert, U.S. Official Says

Friday, January 08, 2016

The missile arrived in Cuba in 2014; since then, U.S. requests for its return have gone unheeded.

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Put Lemmy On The Periodic Table: More Than 100,000 Sign Petition

Friday, January 08, 2016

To many, the life and career of Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister personified heavy metal. Now his fans want his name on one of four new elements on the periodic table.

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