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Bill Chappell

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Eric Garner's Family Urges Justice Department To Prosecute Officer

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Having reached a $5.9 million settlement with New York City over Garner's death last summer, his family members say they want a federal indictment of a police officer.

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NASA Zooms In On Pluto, For Closest Views Yet

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

New images of Pluto are beginning to arrive from NASA's space probe, and they're already allowing scientists to update what we know about the dwarf planet.

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Land Rover Recalls 65,000 Vehicles Over Unlatching Doors

Monday, July 13, 2015

"If a vehicle door unlatches, the distraction may increase the risk of a crash and/or a vehicle occupant may fall out," a federal safety agency says.

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'Bloom County 2015': Berkeley Breathed Revives Comic Strip

Monday, July 13, 2015

The cartoonist won a Pulitzer Prize for his work on Bloom County in 1987; two years later, he quit producing it.

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Former Virginia Gov. McDonnell's Conviction Affirmed By Appeals Court

Friday, July 10, 2015

After the ruling, Bob McDonnell said he never violated his oath of office; his lawyers say they'll continue to fight the conviction.

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OPM Director Archuleta Resigns In Wake Of Data Breaches

Friday, July 10, 2015

Katherine Archuleta, the head of Office of Personnel Management who's been under fire since revelations that millions of people's personal data was compromised, is resigning.

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Women's Soccer Team Earns Ticker-Tape Parade In NYC โ€” And A Return To No. 1

Friday, July 10, 2015

It's the first time any women's team has been celebrated in New York's famed Canyon of Heroes: Thousands attende a parade honoring the U.S. women's national soccer team's World Cup title.

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South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley Signs Confederate Flag Bill Into Law

Thursday, July 09, 2015

In the building where slain Rev. Clementa Pinckney once worked in the state Senate, Gov. Nikki Haley signed the bill that will remove the flag from its spot in front of the Capitol building.

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Cyclists Can Ignore Some Traffic Lights, Paris Announces

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The city says that tests have shown "the passage of cyclists through red lights isn't accident-prone and avoids certain conflicts between cyclists and vehicles."

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Watch: Confederate Descendant's Scathing Address In S.C. Flag Debate

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Republican Rep. Jenny Horne lit up the House with a speech criticizing its slowness to take down the flag, saying, "I am a descendant of Jefferson Davis. OK? But that does not matter."

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'A New Day': S.C. To Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol Grounds

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Lawmakers in the state's House of Representatives backed a bill that will put the controversial flag in a relic room. After Gov. Nikki Haley signs the bill Thursday, the flag will come down Friday.

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Baltimore Mayor Replaces Police Commissioner Anthony Batts

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Baltimore's residents "deserve better" than recent results have shown, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says. The move comes two months after six officers were charged in the death of Freddie Gray.

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S.C. House Votes To Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol Grounds

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

The decision follows more than 13 hours of debate. Lawmakers in the House approved the Senate bill by a two-thirds margin, and the measure now goes to Republican Gov. Nikki Hailey's desk.

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United Flights Grounded For More Than An Hour Due To Network Router Problem

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

The FAA issued a ground stop order for all U.S. airports at United's request Wednesday morning. On its Twitter feed, United apologized for delays and promised to help unhappy travelers.

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LAPD Says It's Investigating Bill Cosby Over Sexual Assault Allegations

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says his department would investigate any sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby โ€” even past the statute of limitations.

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2 Die As F-16 Collides With Cessna In Midair Close To Charleston, S.C.

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The fighter jet was based at Shaw Air Force Base; its pilot safely ejected. Two people were aboard the civilian Cessna; both are dead, according to the National Transportation Board.

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In Final Vote, South Carolina Senate Moves To Take Down Confederate Flag

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The issue will now head to the House. Tuesday's 36-3 vote was widely seen as a formality; the S.C. Senate had voted 37-3 to advance the bill after its second reading Monday.

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Mayweather Is Stripped Of WBO Belt He Won From Pacquiao

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The World Boxing Organization welterweight title will now go to Timothy Bradley Jr., who had been named the interim title holder after he won a June 27 fight.

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S.C. Senate Takes A Strong Step Toward Removing Confederate Flag

Monday, July 06, 2015

The state's Senate will need to approve the bill one more time before it can go on to the House. Monday's tally was 37-3; a final vote will be held Tuesday.

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Lawyers File Motion For New Trial

Monday, July 06, 2015

Condemned to death for his role in the Boston Marathon bombings, Tsarnaev filed a preliminary motion Monday for a new trial, reportedly seeking to overturn both his conviction and his death sentence.

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