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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Obama Goes Between The Ferns To Talk With Zach Galifianakis

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Hoping to boost young people's enrollment in health insurance, President Obama appeared on the Web-based show Between Two Ferns, where he fielded questions from comedian Galifianakis.

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Seattle Moves To Curb Uber, Other Ride-Share Services

Monday, March 10, 2014

Taxi companies have been vocal opponents of web-based "ride-share" services, which they say have an unfair advantage because they're playing by different rules.

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Family Trust Wins Supreme Court Fight Against Bike Trail

Monday, March 10, 2014

"They want to bring a train through here, that's fine," a Wyoming landowner says. "We never expected and we never agreed to a bicycle trail." His family is fighting a rails-to-trails conversion.

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Aaaahh: Thirsty California Enjoys A Drink Of Water

Monday, March 10, 2014

Recent rains have brought wet relief to parched sections of California. The state's drought is far from over — but the fresh water is a welcome sight at reservoirs.

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Detroit's William Clay Ford Dies At Age 88

Sunday, March 09, 2014

William Clay Ford, a descendant of auto industry pioneer Henry Ford and owner of the Detroit Lions, has died at age 88. He bought the NFL team in 1963.

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Sen. Rand Paul Repeats In CPAC Presidential Straw Poll

Sunday, March 09, 2014

The Conservative Political Action Conference made Sen. Rand Paul its top choice Saturday, less than two years before primary voting begins for the 2016 election.

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'Trying To Make Sense' Of Malaysian Jetliner's Disappearance

Sunday, March 09, 2014

An intense search and unusual revelations have not yet told us what happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, a Boeing jet with 239 people aboard.

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Ukraine: Crimea Rejects Talks With Kiev; Violence Reported

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Pro-Russian groups used whips to attack pro-Ukrainian demonstrators in Sevastopol, on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, the BBC says. Ukraine's interim prime minister plans to visit the U.S. this week.

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Stolen Passports Used For Malaysia Flight, Interpol Confirms

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Interpol says that "at least two passports" used to board flight MH370 were listed in its Stolen and Lost Travel Documents database. The agency identified them as being Austrian and Italian documents.

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Daylight Saving Time: Set Your Clocks Ahead Tonight

Saturday, March 08, 2014

Clocks will be set ahead by one hour tonight in much of America, as 2 a.m. will become 3 a.m. Among U.S. states, only Hawaii and most of Arizona will keep their clocks set to Standard Time.

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Malaysian Jetliner Has Been Missing For More Than 24 Hours; Search Goes On

Saturday, March 08, 2014

A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet had 239 people on board when it took off from Kuala Lumpur early Saturday. Families of those aboard are gathering near airports, fearing the worst.

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Weeks Later, Epic Spelling Bee Ends In Missouri

Saturday, March 08, 2014

It took more than 90 rounds and a delay of two weeks, after judges ran out of words. But Jackson County, Mo., finally has its spelling bee champion, after two stellar spellers broke a tie Saturday.

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Search For Malaysian Jet Spots Oil Slicks In Waters Off Vietnam

Saturday, March 08, 2014

An international search-and-rescue mission is scouring the waters off Vietnam's coast after a passenger jet carrying 239 people disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

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Ukraine: Military Standoffs And High Tensions Reported

Saturday, March 08, 2014

Members of pro-Russian forces and Ukraine's military have avoided violence in what's widely seen as a dangerous and uncertain situation. Diplomats are still working to find a possible solution.

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Teen Sues Parents, Claiming They Owe Her Money For College

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Rachel Canning, 18, says her parents kicked her out of their house; she wants them to give her financial support. A New Jersey judge denied her requests in an initial hearing Tuesday.

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'The Fact Is These Are Russian Forces,' Says Ukraine's Ambassador To U.S.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

"The whole world witnessed the act of aggression of Russia against Ukraine," Olexander Motsyk says. "And they ... participate in toppling local government in Crimea."

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Obama And Kerry Criticize Russia's Actions In Ukraine

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Russia's explanation for its military response to the crisis in Ukraine doesn't match real events, President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry say.

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Divers Find 65-Foot Crack In Columbia River Dam

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

The 2-inch-wide crack was found after an engineer spotted an odd curve on part of the Wanapum Dam near the town of Vantage. The water behind the dam was drawn down to its lowest level in 50 years.

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Putin Says Those Aren't Russian Forces In Crimea

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Contradicting reports from the ground, the Russian leader insists that the armed men are "local self-defense forces." He also says Russia has no plans to annex Crimea.

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Teens Live 'A Dream,' Dancing With Pharrell At Oscars

Monday, March 03, 2014

Sunday night's Oscars marked the fourth time students from a Los Angeles high school have teamed up with the superstar musician.

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