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Bill Chappell

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Emergency Slide Deploys Inside U.S. Jetliner, Forcing A Landing

Monday, June 30, 2014

The plane had been heading from Chicago to Southern California; instead, the scary incident forced startled passengers to spend Sunday night in Wichita.

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2 American Men Likely To Face Trial In North Korea

Monday, June 30, 2014

A trial date for the two, who were traveling separately when they were arrested this spring, hasn't yet been announced.

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ISIS Declares Caliphate As Iraq Fights To Retake Tikrit

Monday, June 30, 2014

The plan was unveiled one day before the Iraqi parliament will hold its first meeting since the April 30 national elections.

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USA Vs. Belgium: If The World Cup Were Played In Beer

Friday, June 27, 2014

If Tuesday's match were played in beer, it seems that everyone would win. Here's some analysis to shed light on what the U.S. and Belgium bring to the table.

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U.S. Says It Won't Make More Anti-Personnel Land Mines

Friday, June 27, 2014

Saying it wants to join an international treaty banning anti-personnel land mines, the U.S. announced today that it will no longer make "or otherwise acquire" them.

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Suarez Ban Is 'Excessive,' Bite Victim Says

Friday, June 27, 2014

Days after being bitten by Uruguay's Luis Suarez during a World Cup match, Italy's Giorgio Chiellini says Suarez's four-month ban from soccer is too harsh.

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Ukraine Signs Trade Deal With EU, Risking Russia's Ire

Friday, June 27, 2014

The economic deal, which comes as a tense cease-fire is set to expire Friday in Ukraine, also includes two other former Soviet states, Moldova and Georgia.

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U.S. Advances In World Cup Despite 1-0 Loss To Germany

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The U.S. advances to the round of 16 after a tight loss to Germany, 1-0, and a 2-1 win by Portugal over Ghana. This is the team's second consecutive trip to the knockout round.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Abortion Clinic 'Buffer Zone' Law

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The justices said Massachusetts' law mandating a 35-foot buffer zone around clinics providing abortion services violates First Amendment rights.

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FIFA Bites Back: Uruguay's Luis Suarez Suspended 9 Games

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The suspension comes two days before Uruguay faces Colombia in the round of 16 on Saturday. It begins immediately, FIFA says.

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Will Ferrell, Teddy Goalsevelt Pump Up U.S. Fans

Thursday, June 26, 2014

"I'm not going to lie to you — I'm not in the best shape," Will Ferrell told American soccer fans in Brazil last night, after being announced as U.S. Soccer's "secret weapon" in the World Cup.

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'We Welcome' Syrian Airstrikes On ISIS, Iraqi Leader Maliki Says

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki says that he didn't ask for the airstrikes along the border — but he doesn't have a problem with them, either.

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Reports Of New Fighting Rattle Ukraine's Truce As Kerry Urges Russia To Help

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Russian state news media report explosions in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk. Secretary of State John Kerry says Russia could face sanctions if it doesn't help end the violence.

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U.S. Vs. Germany In The World Cup: What To Look For

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The Americans need a win or a tie to decide their own fate; a loss would mean they need help to advance to the round of 16. The game begins at noon Thursday, ET.

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U.S. Moves Toward Easing A Ban On Exporting Its Oil

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The new rulings are being reported amid a backdrop of rising gas prices in the U.S., a situation blamed on new violence and uncertainty in Iraq.

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Aereo's TV Streaming Service Is Illegal, Supreme Court Says

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The court's 6-3 decision reverses a lower court ruling on what has been a hotly contested issue. Aereo lets subscribers watch TV programming that it routes onto the Internet.

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Suarez Bite Controversy Pays Off For Gamblers

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

A European betting service is paying gamblers who bet that Uruguay's Luis Suarez would use his teeth in anger in Brazil's World Cup.

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Militants Kill Senior Iraqi Army Leader; Maliki Resists Changes

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

In the face of gains by extremist Sunni militants, Iraq's Shiite leader rejects calls for a unity government. The ISIS force has reportedly been attacked by Syrian warplanes in Iraq.

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Actor Eli Wallach, Who Brought Hint Of Humanity To Villainous Roles, Dies

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

For decades, Eli Wallach won fans by bringing humanity and humor to roles that pitted him as a villain against titans such as Clint Eastwood and Steve McQueen. Wallach was 98.

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FBI Says It Freed 168 U.S. Children In Sex-Trafficking Raids

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The authorities rounded up 281 pimps last week, as police targeted child sex-trafficking operations in more than 100 U.S. cities.

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