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Bill Chappell

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U.S. Rear Admiral Pleads Guilty In 'Fat Leonard' Navy Bribery And Fraud Case

Thursday, June 09, 2016

It's believed to be the first time an active-duty U.S. Navy flag officer has been charged with a crime in federal court. Today, Rear Admiral Robert Gilbeau pleaded guilty to a felony charge.

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5 Murder Charges Leveled At Man Accused Of Driving Truck Into Cyclists

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Charles Pickett Jr. now faces five counts of second-degree murder. Police say Pickett drove his truck into a group of nine people who were riding bikes and then fled on foot.

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Curious Orange: Gull Gets Dyed After Diving Into Vat Of Tikka Masala

Thursday, June 09, 2016

A sea gull got the day-glo treatment after it fell into a vat of spicy chicken at a factory in Wales.

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M-Battled: Swedish Court Bars M&M's Over Trademark Dispute

Thursday, June 09, 2016

An appeals court in Sweden says M&M's should melt from the market, because they look too similar to another candy.

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Stanford Has Most Sexual Violence Cases Under Review, U.S. Agency Says

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Just before the Brock Turner case sparked fresh outrage, a federal agency issued its latest list of inquiries into how such cases are handled on U.S. campuses. Stanford tops the list, with five cases.

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Unlikely Headbanger, 82, Goes From Singing Karaoke To 'America's Got Talent'

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

An octogenarian delivers a face-melting version of a song that's been a hallmark of pro wrestling and action movies.

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Accused Energy Executive's Fatal Car Crash Was Likely An Accident, Police Say

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

The police findings stand in stark contrast to the thinking of many observers, who had speculated Aubrey McClendon, 56, had ended his own life rather than face the federal charge against him.

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No Charges Against Family In Gorilla Incident At Cincinnati Zoo

Monday, June 06, 2016

The boy's mother "did not act in any way where she presented this child to some harm," the county prosecutor says of the May 28 incident.

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U.S. Navy Bans Alcohol For All Sailors In Japan, Citing Recent Incidents

Monday, June 06, 2016

The ban, which covers drinking both on- and off-base, will remain in place until sailors "understand the impact of responsible behavior," the Navy says.

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Jordan Says Terrorist Attack Kills 5 At Refugee Camp Near Its Capital

Monday, June 06, 2016

Today's attack coincides with the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, which a Jordanian spokesman called "a clear evidence of those terrorists' criminal behavior and extremism."

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Tropical Storm Colin Expected To Hit Northwest Florida On Monday

Monday, June 06, 2016

Threats of 3-5 inches of rain — and the possibility of 8 inches in some places — have people in northwest Florida bracing for floods.

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A Beer, A Plan, A Pipeline: Belgian Brewer Will Funnel Beer 2 Miles Away

Saturday, June 04, 2016

When he launched his plan last spring, brewery CEO Xavier Vanneste said it was "no longer sustainable" to rely on trucks to cope with its growing production levels.

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#NPRreads: 3 Stories That Go Behind The Headlines

Saturday, June 04, 2016

From a check-in on the fallout of a devastating scandal to a look at safety efforts at zoos, these stories give us more detail on the news we thought we knew.

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'A World Without Muhammad Ali': Reactions To A Champion's Death

Saturday, June 04, 2016

Muhammad Ali was an international superstar, loved as much for his humanity and wit as for his boxing skills. Now he's being mourned by everyone from former foes to the president.

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Muhammad Ali, The Boxing Poet Who Inspired Liquid Prose

Saturday, June 04, 2016

A life that transected America's defining issues — race and religion; war and sports — also inspired writing that was nearly as captivating as the man himself.

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Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest' Dies At 74

Friday, June 03, 2016

The boxing legend was hospitalized earlier this week in the Phoenix area with respiratory problems. A memorial service is scheduled Saturday morning in Ali's hometown of Louisville, Ky.

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3 In Minnesota Found Guilty Of Conspiring To Commit Murder Overseas

Friday, June 03, 2016

All of the men are Somali-Americans who are in their early 20s; they now face maximum sentences of life in prison.

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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Cannot Go On Strike, Court Rules

Friday, June 03, 2016

The federal ruling removes the possibility that the American women might refuse to play in this summer's Rio Olympics as part of the maneuvering over their union contract.

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Japanese Boy, 7, Is Reportedly Found Alive After 6 Days Lost In Forest

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Hundreds of people had taken up the search for the 7-year-old who was missing in bear-inhabited woods in Hokkaido, a large island in northern Japan.

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Blue Angels Pilot Dies After Crash During Training Near Nashville

Thursday, June 02, 2016

The jet went down in an open field not far from an apartment complex, local officials said during a news conference Thursday afternoon.

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