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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Formula One Boss Bernie Ecclestone's Mother-In-Law Is Kidnapped In Brazil

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Reports of an abduction in Brazil are sending shock waves through the sporting world, as the mother-in-law of the billionaire who runs Formula One is apparently being held for ransom.

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Sun-Powered Airplane Completes Historic Trip Around The World

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

"This is not only a first in the history of aviation; it's before all a first in the history of energy," Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard says. His plane flew more than 26,700 miles without using fuel.

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19 Die In Knife Attack At Care Facility West Of Tokyo

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

The accused former employee of the mental health facility told police, "It's better that the disabled disappear," Japanese media report.

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Primate Rampage: Monkeys Rip Up Voter Lists In Thailand

Monday, July 25, 2016

Some 100 pig-tailed macaques reportedly stormed into a temple and destroyed documents that are to be used in an upcoming national vote.

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Syrian Suicide Bomber Injures 12 In Southern Germany

Monday, July 25, 2016

The man's request for asylum had been rejected; he was supposed to be deported to Bulgaria, according to German media reports.

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Verizon Buys Yahoo For $4.8 Billion In Cash, Touting Gains In Mobile

Monday, July 25, 2016

The deal comes more than a year after Verizon paid $4.4 billion to acquire AOL; as part of Verizon, Yahoo will join the same division AOL currently occupies.

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Shooting At Fort Myers Nightclub Kills 2, Injures More Than A Dozen

Monday, July 25, 2016

The shooting took place at Club Blu Bar and Grill, which was reportedly holding an all-ages event.

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$1 Billion Health Care Fraud Took Advantage Of Medicare In Florida, Agents Say

Friday, July 22, 2016

Investigators say Philip Esformes, 47, used his access to thousands of Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to perpetrate a massive and profitable fraud.

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North Miami Officer Was Aiming At Man With Autism, Union Chief Says

Friday, July 22, 2016

"This is not a case of a rogue cop; this is not a case of police abuse," the head of the Dade County police union says, adding that the officer who shot Charles Kinsey is praying for his recovery.

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45 Olympic Athletes From 2012, 2008 Implicated In New Doping Tests

Friday, July 22, 2016

More than 20 athletes who won Olympic medals in Beijing are among those implicated. The new findings nearly double the number of implicated athletes from those games.

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Search For Missing Malaysia Airlines Jetliner Will Be Suspended

Friday, July 22, 2016

Of debris that has turned up, officials note that "none of it had provided information that positively identified the precise location of the aircraft."

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Black Man Says He Was Shot By North Miami Police While Lying On The Ground

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Charles Kinsey says he was shot as he was attempting to bring a man with autism back to the group home from which he had wandered.

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Russian Track Athletes' Appeal Is Denied By Court Of Arbitration For Sport

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The request for arbitration had been filed by the Russian Olympic Committee and 68 track and field athletes who were declared ineligible for the Olympic Games in Rio.

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Garry Marshall, A Master Of Comedy On TV And In Film, Dies At 81

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The Odd Couple, Laverne & Shirley, Happy Days, The Flamingo Kid, Pretty Woman: If you had to live on a deserted island, you could do far worse than to take the work of Garry Marshall with you.

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States' Lawsuits Say VW Execs Ran A Cover-Up Of Diesel Emissions Cheating

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Citing "a culture of deeply-rooted corporate arrogance" at Volkswagen, New York and Massachusetts have filed civil lawsuits against the carmaker.

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Olympic Committee Puts Off Final Decision On Barring Entire Russian Team

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The International Olympic Committee said it would weigh collective punishment versus "the right to individual justice." This comes a day after the World Anti-Doping Agency called for a blanket ban.

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African Union Approves Plan To Put Peacekeeping Force In South Sudan

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

South Sudan could see new troops from the African Union that have a broader mission than the U.N. peacekeeping force that has been in the country for years.

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Police And Black Lives Matter Hold A Cookout, And Praise Rolls In

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Photos show uniformed police officers talking with smiling residents, dancing and playing basketball at McAdams Park in Wichita, Kan.

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Russia Should Be Barred From Rio Olympics, World Anti-Doping Agency Says

Monday, July 18, 2016

"The findings of the report show a shocking and unprecedented attack on the integrity of sport and on the Olympic Games," IOC President Thomas Bach says of a WADA investigation.

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'Let's Put An End To All This Madness,' Says Brother Of Slain Police Officer

Monday, July 18, 2016

Montrell Jackson, one of three officers killed Sunday, had written about the tensions he felt, saying on Facebook, "Please don't let hate infect your heart." His brother says Jackson loved his job.

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