Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Russia Says It's Not '100 Percent' Sure Its Airstrike Killed ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi

Friday, June 16, 2017

"So far, I have no 100 percent confirmation of this information," Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said, after defense officials said they believe a strike might have killed the ISIS leader.

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NCAA Faults Louisville Basketball Program For Ethics And Oversight In Sex Scandal

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Coach Rick Pitino's former director of basketball operations acted unethically "by arranging striptease dances and sex acts for prospects, student-athletes and others," the NCAA says.

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Otto Warmbier Suffered 'Extensive Loss Of Brain Tissue,' No Sign Of Botulism

Thursday, June 15, 2017

The student has been in a coma since before he was returned to the U.S. on Tuesday. Doctors say they've found no evidence of botulism, appearing to contradict the account by his North Korean captors.

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Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In U.S.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

"What's the difference between the FBI director and Mr. Snowden?" Russian President Vladimir Putin asked Thursday, responding to a question in his annual Direct Line call-in show.

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Death Toll In London Apartment Building Fire Rises To 17

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Fire and rescue crews worked at Grenfell Tower throughout a second night, searching for victims. A full investigation into the tragedy is underway.

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What Witnesses Saw When Gunfire Struck A Congressional Baseball Practice

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Before a gunman opened fire at a park in Virginia on Wednesday, residents were focused on morning workouts and getting coffee. Members of Congress were playing baseball. Then they all dove for cover.

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Wounded Congressman In Critical Condition, Will Require Additional Surgery

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

A hospital statement says Rep. Steve Scalise suffered fractured bones, injured internal organs and severe bleeding when he was shot in the hip. The gunman was killed by law enforcement officers.

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After Deadly High-Rise Inferno In London, A Search For Survivors — And Answers

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

London's Metropolitan Police say at least 12 people are dead and they expect the death toll to rise, after a massive fire engulfed most of the floors in a 24-story apartment building.

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Uber's Travis Kalanick Announces Leave Of Absence; Company Adopts Harassment Policies

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick says, "If we are going to work on Uber 2.0, I also need to work on Travis 2.0," as he takes time to grieve his mother's death.

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American Otto Warmbier Has Been Released From A North Korean Prison

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

His family says that Warmbier, 22, has been in a coma since last spring. In March 2016, a North Korean court sentenced him to 15 years in prison and hard labor.

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Dennis Rodman Says He's On A 'Mission' In New Visit To North Korea

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Dennis Rodman is one of the few people on Earth who can claim relationships with both Kim Jong Un and President Trump.

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Attorney General Sessions' Testimony To Senate Panel Will Be Public

Monday, June 12, 2017

The hearing is scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. ET Tuesday. The Justice Department says Sessions asked for it to be public.

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Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Detained On Day Of Large Protests

Monday, June 12, 2017

A Moscow court sentenced Navalny to 30 days in jail, after police detained him outside his home Monday ahead of nationwide demonstrations. Hundreds of others were also detained.

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Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Monday, June 12, 2017

Iran's Iranian Minister of Intelligence also said that in the past three months, Iran has broken up 25 terrorist teams.

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Olympics Shift: IOC Doubles Number Of Mixed-Gender Events, Adds 5 Sports

Friday, June 09, 2017

The IOC says it will get closer to gender balance among Olympic athletes, boosting women to nearly 49 percent of the total at the Tokyo 2020 Games, from 45.6 percent in Rio.

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Trump Breaks Silence On Comey: 'WOW, Comey Is A Leaker!'

Friday, June 09, 2017

President Trump says via Twitter that he was vindicated in the hearing that explored Russia's meddling in the U.S. election and Trump's dealings with former FBI Director James Comey.

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Theresa May Promises 'Certainty' After Queen Approves Plan To Form Government

Friday, June 09, 2017

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May says she'll remain in office, even after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority. She'll partner with another party to make up the lost seats.

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Scenes From #ComeyDay, As Bars Hold Watch Parties For Hearing On Trump And Russia

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Armchair analysis of U.S. politics took to barstools and picnic tables Thursday, as people around America watched ex-FBI Director James Comey testify on Capitol Hill.

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U.K. Election: Exit Polls Show Theresa May's Conservative Party Losing Majority

Thursday, June 08, 2017

If the projections are correct and the Conservatives lose their majority, May could remain prime minister. But it would require a coalition with other parties.

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MLB's Scooter Gennett Calls 4-Homer Game 'Surreal,' And Others Agree

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Cincinnati Reds utility player Scooter Gennett was responsible for more runs than 24 of the 30 MLB teams that played Tuesday night, ESPN reports.

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