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Bill Chappell

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Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas On Large Pro-Democracy Protest

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Video footage from earlier in the day showed protesters using umbrellas to try to deflect pepper spray and water cannons as officers attempted to disperse the crowd.

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More Than 30 Feared Dead In Japanese Volcano's Eruption

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Officials say the hikers were found close to the mountain's peak, in cardiac and respiratory arrest. More than 200 hikers survived Saturday's eruption.

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Ohio's James Traficant Dies, Days After Accident On Farm

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The Ohio politician whose career included 17 years in Congress and a conviction for bribery has died at age 73. He was critically hurt in a tractor accident earlier this week.

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U.S. Leads More Airstrikes Against ISIS In Iraq And Syria

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Seven airstrikes hit in Syria and three in Iraq, according to U.S. Central Command, which adds that Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates participated in some strikes.

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More Chicago Flights Canceled; Suspect Was Told Of Hawaii Transfer

Saturday, September 27, 2014

One day after Chicago's air traffic system was crippled, some flights resume and details emerge about the man suspected of setting a fire inside a federal radar center.

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Hiker Catches Volcano's Eruption On Video, And Is Overtaken By Ash

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The sudden eruption in central Japan surprised and stranded hikers, and caused one death. A hiker managed to shoot video of the shocking sight of an immense billowing gray cloud speeding toward them.

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Catalonia Defies Spain As Leader Signs Decree For Breakaway Vote

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Catalonia's leader has set a November date for a vote on whether the northeast region of Spain should become independent. Spain's central government has said it will block the vote.

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Crime Falls As U.S. Locks Up Fewer People, Attorney General Holder Says

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

For the first time in more than 40 years, both the overall crime rate and the overall incarceration rate have fallen by around 10 percent in a roughly five-year span, the attorney general says.

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Obama Calls For More Ambitious Approach To Climate Change In U.N. Speech

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

"There is such a thing as being too late," President Obama says in his address to the U.N. Climate Summit. The White House is touting tools to boost "global resilience" in the face of climate change.

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Stoutaccino? Starbucks Tests Coffee With Beer Flavors

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Reports that Starbucks is testing a new coffee drink for autumn that incorporates "toasty stout flavors" has set off a debate over how such a concoction might taste, and whether it's a good idea.

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Israel Kills Palestinians Suspected In June Kidnappings

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Acting on recently received information, soldiers from Israel's special forces raided a building in the West Bank where the two men had been hiding early this morning.

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Thousands Of Refugees Flee Syria In Chaotic Scene At Turkey's Border

Sunday, September 21, 2014

While a U.N. agency reported about 70,000 refugees this weekend, a Turkish official says 100,000 Syrians have entered Turkey in the past week. Fighters from ISIS are closing in on the border.

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Man Caught At White House Is An Army Veteran

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Omar J. Gonzales, the 42-year-old man who the Secret Service says ran onto the White House grounds and entered a door Friday night, is an Army veteran who served in Iraq.

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For Oktoberfest-Goers In Munich, A Parade And A Party

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Munich kicked off this year's Oktoberfest Saturday, beginning festivities in which the city expects to host 6 million visitors. For the first time, beer prices are above 10 euros per liter.

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One Year After Kenyan Mall Attack, Few Answers Have Emerged

Sunday, September 21, 2014

The people behind a vicious attack were identified as Islamist militants from Somalia, but few other details about the incident have been made public.

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Large Protests In Hundreds Of Cities Vent Ire Over Climate Change

Sunday, September 21, 2014

The People's Climate March was timed to draw the notice of world leaders gathering for this week's U.N. Climate Summit in New York.

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Ravens Fans Line Up To Trade In Ray Rice Jerseys At Stadium

Saturday, September 20, 2014

It reportedly took more than an hour to get through the line around the Baltimore stadium. ESPN is reporting on what it calls "a pattern of misinformation and misdirection" by the team and the NFL.

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Ravens Fans Line Up To Trade In Ray Rice Jerseys At Stadium

Saturday, September 20, 2014

It reportedly took more than an hour to get through the line around the Baltimore stadium. ESPN is reporting on what it calls "a pattern of misinformation and misdirection" by the team and the NFL.

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Calif. School District Will Get Rid Of Controversial Armored Vehicle

Saturday, September 20, 2014

San Diego officials had said the 18-ton MRAP would be used only as a rescue vehicle, in extreme circumstances — but that didn't satisfy the plan's critics.

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Pope Names A Moderate To Be Chicago's New Archbishop

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Wash., to succeed Cardinal Francis George, 77, a conservative who has spoken out on many social issues in his 17 years in the post.

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