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Bill Chappell

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Iceland's Prime Minister Steps Aside Amid Panama Papers Scandal

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson says he is not resigning but another party official will take over for a while. The prime minister and his wife were implicated by leaked financial data.

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Bible Could Become An Official State Symbol, As Tennessee Approves Bill

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

It's degrading to the religious book to put it on the same level as the state flower and bird, says a Republican critic of the bill.

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Human Sacrifice Is Linked To Social Hierarchies In New Study

Monday, April 04, 2016

Scientists say, "our results suggest that ritual killing helped humans transition from the small egalitarian groups of our ancestors, to the large stratified societies we live in today."

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Chihuahua With Chutzpah: Dog Leads Police On Chase Across San Francisco Bridge

Monday, April 04, 2016

The dog's only identifying tag — black, with a silver human skull — served to cement his status as a hardcore animal who's not wowed by authority. Now he has actor Erik Estrada on his side.

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Rare Film Emerges Of Double-Agent Kim Philby Speaking After Defection

Monday, April 04, 2016

"It is a very, very dirty story," the notorious spy says in an archived film reel from 1981 that the BBC recently unearthed from Germany's Stasi Records Agency.

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Stamos Documentary? Trader Joe's Closing? Cornhub? Must Be April Fools' Day

Friday, April 01, 2016

Today's the day for not-so-serious news, from Google's new Parachute delivery service to a unique look into the life and humanity of John Stamos.

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Judge Strikes Down Last Same-Sex Adoption Ban In The U.S.

Friday, April 01, 2016

Mississippi's law was the last of its kind in the U.S. The couples in the case were in a variety of circumstances, from desiring to adopt a child to raising children together.

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Kolkata Police Detain Construction Officials After Deadly Road Collapse

Friday, April 01, 2016

The construction company that's been working on the project for years now says that the devastating collapse was caused after a pillar failed — but that it was an act of God.

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Marriott To Buy Starwood Hotels, After Chinese Firm Quits Pursuit

Friday, April 01, 2016

Marriott says that the boards of both hotel companies approved the deal after the Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group ended its pursuit.

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Belgian Court Approves Extradition Of Terrorism Suspect Abdelslam To France

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Salah Abdeslam, who was arrested in Belgium days before deadly bombings struck Brussels, is a step closer to going to France to face charges of being part of November's Paris attacks.

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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Members File Federal Equal-Pay Complaint

Thursday, March 31, 2016

"I think that we've proven our worth over the years," Carli Lloyd says of the team that's been ranked No. 1 in the world since last July.

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Overpass Collapse In Kolkata, India, Kills More Than A Dozen People

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Images from the scene in eastern India show cars and trucks pinned under large concrete sections, as scores of people work around tangled metal supports.

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A Dim View: Only 1 Car Out Of 31 Is Deemed To Have 'Good' Headlights

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

A car's cost — and even promises of seeing around curves — have little to do with the ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's study of 31 cars and 82 different headlight systems.

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Myanmar Gets First Civilian Government In Decades

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Prohibited by constitutional rules from seeking her country's top post, former political prisoner Aung San Suu Kyi now becomes Myanmar's foreign minister.

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Terrorist Bombings Strike Brussels: What We Know

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attacks, which killed at least 30 and left more than 200 wounded. Police have released a photo of a suspect.

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Supreme Court Denies Marijuana Suit From Colorado's Neighboring States

Monday, March 21, 2016

The two states, Nebraska and Oklahoma, began legal proceedings months after Colorado began allowing marijuana dispensaries to start selling pot for recreational use at the start of 2014.

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Tennis Executive Apologizes After 'Lady Player' Comments Spark Anger

Monday, March 21, 2016

Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore says his comments about female tennis players were in "poor taste and erroneous." Among those displeased: Serena Williams.

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Belgian Police Identify Suspected Accomplice Of Salah Abdeslam

Monday, March 21, 2016

Police say they've learned the true identity of one of the people allegedly involved in supporting the Paris attacks. That suspect is Laachroui Najim, who used a fake name and is wanted for arrest.

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Yale Notches Historic Upset Win Over Baylor, Sparking A Great Soundbite

Friday, March 18, 2016

After notching its first-ever win at the Big Dance, Yale will face Duke in the second round. At the post-game news conference, a question about rebounding created a memorable moment.

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Hatched! Eaglet Emerges From Its Egg On D.C. Eagle Cam

Friday, March 18, 2016

A little wing flap came more than 24 hours after the first "pip" — a hole in eggshell — was spotted, bringing sighs of relief and joy to the baby bird's fans.

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