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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Alberta Wildfire Evacuees Ordered To Move Again; Blaze Destroys 1,600 Buildings

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Many residents who were evacuated from Fort McMurray on Tuesday were ordered to move once again last night.

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TSA Boosts Number Of Security Staff, Aiming At Airport Bottlenecks

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson hopes that adding staff to security checkpoints will prevent longer wait times that had been projected for this summer.

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'Campus Carry' Gun Bill Is Vetoed In Georgia, With A Lengthy Explanation

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Explaining his veto, Gov. Nathan Deal cites Antonin Scalia — as well as a college rules meeting attended by Thomas Jefferson back in 1824.

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Indiana Primaries: 5 Headlines That Tell Where Republicans And Democrats Stand

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Republican Ted Cruz has ended his candidacy, after Donald Trump won Indiana to all but clinch victory. Bernie Sanders also won, with 52 percent of the vote to Hillary Clinton's 47 percent.

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From Police To Courts, Corruption Seen Rising In Middle East

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Roughly 1 in 3 people who dealt with the court system paid a bribe, and 1 in 4 who dealt with police did so, according to a new corruption report.

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'Hamilton' Nets Record 16 Tony Award Nominations

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and force behind Hamilton, is nominated for three individual awards, including best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical.

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U.S. Navy SEAL Is Killed In ISIS Attack In Northern Iraq

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

The SEAL died after ISIS fighters broke through Kurdish defensive lines with a complex attack involving car or truck bombs and subsequent infantry-style raids, Defense Department officials say.

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Solar Airplane Lands In Phoenix After Flight From Silicon Valley

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

The 745-mile trip took nearly 16 hours — less time than expected, largely due to powerful tailwinds.

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Misty Copeland Inspires A Barbie 'Sheroes' Doll

Monday, May 02, 2016

Misty Copeland says she played with Barbie dolls until she was 13 — the same year she started ballet.

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Ringling Bros. Circus Holds Final Shows Featuring Elephants

Monday, May 02, 2016

In the world of animal rights, one activist compares it to the fall of the Berlin Wall. The original plan called for phasing out elephants' role in the circus by 2018.

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Bitcoin's Maker Revealed? Australian Man Says He Is 'Satoshi Nakamoto'

Monday, May 02, 2016

Craig Wright, 45, is an entrepreneur whose name has often been mentioned in conversations about bitcoin's creator; in recent months, he was also investigated by tax authorities.

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Supreme Court Sets Deadline On Lower Court's Texas Voter ID Law Ruling

Friday, April 29, 2016

More than 18 months after it was kept alive by an appeals court's stay, Texas' controversial voter ID law remains in place.

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Dee Gordon, National League's Reigning Batting Champion, Gets 80-Game Penalty

Friday, April 29, 2016

Just three months ago, Gordon signed a contract extension with the Miami Marlins that's worth $50 million over the next five years.

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Trump Rally In Southern California Is Scene Of Large Counterprotest, Arrests

Friday, April 29, 2016

Hundreds of protesters filled the streets outside the Pacific Amphitheater, where Donald Trump spoke as his presidential campaign gets rolling ahead of California's June primary.

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North Korean Court Sentences American To Prison Term

Friday, April 29, 2016

Now sentenced to 10 years in prison and hard labor over espionage charges, Kim Dong-chul, 62, is reportedly a former resident of Fairfax, Va.

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Mars By 2018? SpaceX And NASA Announce A New Space Project

Thursday, April 28, 2016

The Red Dragon missions are aimed at figuring out what's needed "to land large payloads propulsively on Mars." For now, the plan doesn't include sending astronauts to the red planet.

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Hospital Destroyed In Deadly Aleppo Airstrike, Doctors Without Borders Says

Thursday, April 28, 2016

The bodies of at least three doctors, including a pediatrician, are among those recovered, according to the aid group.

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Freedom And Liberty: Month-Old Eaglets Get Names In D.C.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

More than 36,000 online votes were cast in the competition to name the two young eagles, the American Eagle Foundation says. Names such as Cherry and Blossom lost out.

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British Jury Blames Police For 96 Deaths In Hillsborough Soccer Stadium Disaster

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The findings contradict what had stood as the official explanation: that Liverpool fans died in the 1989 incident because of an accident that was worsened by their own behavior.

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Australian Refugee Detention Center Is Declared Illegal By Papua New Guinea Court

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

In their order, the judges said Australia and Papua New Guinea must "take all steps necessary" to stop the "unconstitutional and illegal detention of the asylum seekers."

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