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Bill Chappell

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Hamas Says Israeli Airstrike Killed 3 Senior Commanders

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the Shin Bet, the country's domestic security service, for intelligence that set up Thursday's attack.

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'I Am Thrilled To Be Alive': American Ebola Patients Released From Hospital

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Dr. Kent Brantly and missionary Nancy Writebol have gone through "a rigorous course of treatment and thorough testing," Emory University Hospital's Dr. Bruce Ribner says.

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Oslo Police Arrest Intoxicated Segway Driver

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The incident comes a little over a month after the country's officials lifted a ban on the stand up motor device.

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Beheading Video Sets Off Debate Over How — Or Whether — To Portray It

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

A video that shows an American journalist being beheaded by extremist militants has sparked outrage, along with arguments over whether the images should be restricted online.

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The Ice Bucket Challenge And Other Good Causes: Do Stars Really Help?

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

When actor Tom Hiddleston and Lady Gaga take the Ice Bucket Challenge, it makes a big splash. But do stars really make a difference in fund-raising and public awareness when they endorse a charity?

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President Obama Says Militants Who Beheaded American Are 'Cowardly'

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The extremist group that carried out the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley engages in "cowardly acts" and "has no place in the 21st century," President Obama said Wednesday.

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Israel's Netanyahu Vows 'A Continuous Campaign' Against Hamas

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The comments come a day after a truce collapsed, leading to the resumption of rocket fire against Israel and Israeli strikes on the Gaza Strip. At least 20 Palestinians have been killed since then.

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A 'Different Dynamic' In Ferguson, But With 47 Arrests

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tear gas and Molotov cocktails were absent in Ferguson last night, as protesters and police avoided clashes that have marred demonstrations over an unarmed teen's death in the St. Louis suburb.

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U.S. Authenticates Video Of Militants Beheading American Journalist

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

A video in which the extremist group the Islamic State claims to execute American journalist James Foley is authentic, according to U.S. intelligence analysts. Foley was abducted in Syria in 2012.

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Urban Farms Build Resilience Within Singapore's Fragile Food System

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tiny Singapore imports almost all of its food. From gardens on deserted car parks to vertical farms in the vanishing countryside, a movement is afoot to help boost its agricultural production.

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Brita Recalls Kids' Water Bottles Over Risk Of Cutting

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Some Brita water bottles made for children pose a possible danger due to lids that can break into pieces with sharp edges, says Brita, which has announced a recall.

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Castro's Niece Casts Rare 'No' Vote In Parliament, Citing Gay Rights

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Cuba's parliament isn't big on dissent. But Mariela Castro, daughter of the country's president — and niece of Fidel Castro — is making waves for rejecting a workers' rights bill.

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Michael Brown's Family Plans Memorial; National Guard Is In Ferguson

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

While early reports Tuesday quoted police saying that 31 people had been arrested last night, NBC News says it has more recent data showing 78 arrests.

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Book News: J.K. Rowling Profiles 'Singing Sorceress' Celestina Warbeck

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Also: King Richard III's "privileged" diet; novelist Karen Russell on the fantastical.

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Paris Heist: Gunmen Take $335,000 From Saudi Motorcade

Monday, August 18, 2014

The thieves left with a stolen Mercedes that was later found burned along with one of two BMWs the robbers used to stop the convoy. Police say the team seems to be fairly experienced.

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Forensic Experts Discuss 6 Bullets That Hit Michael Brown

Monday, August 18, 2014

Only one of the teenager's wounds was not survivable, pathologist Dr. Michael Baden says. The preliminary findings of his autopsy show the teenager was shot at least six times in Ferguson, Mo.

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Ferguson Update: National Guard Deployed, School Postponed

Monday, August 18, 2014

Members of the National Guard have arrived in the St. Louis area, one day after the suburb of Ferguson saw new violence at a protest over an unarmed teenager killed by police.

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Ukraine: Reports Of Attack On Civilian Convoy Near Luhansk

Monday, August 18, 2014

Ukraine's government and pro-Russian separatists are blaming one another for an attack on a convoy carrying people who were fleeing the fighting near the eastern city of Luhansk.

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WikiLeaks' Assange Says He'll Leave Embassy In London

Monday, August 18, 2014

Citing health concerns, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he'll leave Ecuador's embassy, where he has lived for more than two years. He faces potential criminal charges in Sweden and the U.S.

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Ferguson Police Release Name Of Officer Who Shot Michael Brown

Friday, August 15, 2014

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson says the officer who shot an unarmed black teenager is Darren Wilson, a six-year veteran. Police also released data about a robbery they say is related.

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