Bill Chappell

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Deadly Explosion Hits Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's Hometown

Friday, September 02, 2016

Islamic terror group Abu Sayyaf claimed responsibility for the blast that hit Davao City, where President Duterte is currently visiting. Police say 14 people were killed, and more than 60 injured.

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Brock Turner Freed From Jail After Serving Half Of 6-Month Sentence

Friday, September 02, 2016

Three months after receiving a lenient punishment for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford University, Turner left Santa Clara County's main jail Friday.

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'Alien' Signal Source Reportedly Located (It Wasn't The Vulcans)

Thursday, September 01, 2016

If it were a phone call, we might call it a butt dial: A strong radio signal that set off speculation about possible alien origins is now believed to have come from a terrestrial source.

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SpaceX Rocket And Its Cargo Explode On Launch Pad In Florida [VIDEO]

Thursday, September 01, 2016

A "significant explosion" hit the SpaceX launch pad at Cape Canaveral early Thursday, destroying the unmanned rocket that was set to launch this weekend.

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The Rio Olympics: Or, How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Uncertainty

Monday, August 22, 2016

The nuanced vibe of a city can't be captured by an aerial "spider camera" that crawls far above everyone's heads.

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Speedo Cancels Its Sponsorship Deal With Ryan Lochte

Monday, August 22, 2016

Saying it can't condone Ryan Lochte's behavior in Rio, swimwear company Speedo says it's donating part of Lochte's fee — $50,000 — to Save the Children, earmarked for children in Brazil.

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Rio Dances: Closing Ceremony For The 2016 Summer Olympics

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Rio 2016 organizers drop the curtain on the Summer Games, after hosting the world's elite athletes who've competed for 306 medals over the past 19 days.

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Claressa Shields Wins Second Straight Gold Medal In Boxing Final

Sunday, August 21, 2016

At just 21, Michigan native Clarissa Shields becomes the first U.S. boxer — male or female — to repeat as an Olympic champion. She beat the Netherlands' Nouchka Fontijn in Rio Sunday.

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Simone Biles: 'Excited' To Carry Flag, A Little Worried About Its Size

Sunday, August 21, 2016

"I'm afraid the flag is going to be too heavy for me because Michael Phelps is so much taller and he seemed to carry it so easily," Simone Biles says, in a light moment at the end of the games.

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Brazil Beats Germany On Penalty Kicks, Winning First Olympic Gold Medal

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Brazilian star Neymar opened the scoring midway through the first half, bending a beautiful free kick. More than an hour later, he finished the game off on a penalty kick.

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Shakur Stevenson Wins Silver Medal After Losing Fight To Cuban Boxer

Saturday, August 20, 2016

"I was in my own world, I was crushed," says boxer Shakur Stevenson, 19, after losing the gold medal to Cuba's Robeisy Ramirez at Rio's Summer Olympics in a split-decision Saturday.

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At Olympic Race Walking, A Novice Spectator Finds A Cure To Lochterrhea

Saturday, August 20, 2016

When the Olympics is too much with us, it's time to try something new. A trip to Friday's race walk gold medal race seemed like just the thing — and it was.

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'It's Weird': Tyson Gay On Latest Drama Over U.S. Men's Relay Race

Saturday, August 20, 2016

In a post-race interview that lasted less than 3 minutes, Gay used the word "weird" no less than seven times to describe how this race went for the Americans.

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U.S. Women Win Water Polo Gold Medal, Repeating As Champions

Friday, August 19, 2016

It's the most goals ever scored in a women's water polo final, and the widest margin of victory.

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Ryan Lochte Apologizes For 'Not Being More Careful And Candid' In Rio

Friday, August 19, 2016

After the head of the U.S. Olympic Committee issued a formal apology to Rio and Brazil over the U.S. swimmers' behavior, star athlete Ryan Lochte broke his silence over a debunked robbery claim.

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'We Apologize' To Rio And Brazil, U.S. Olympic Committee Chief Says

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Apologizing for the behavior of Ryan Lochte and three other swimmers, Scott Blackmun announced that two of them have left Rio. A third is reportedly paying out nearly $11,000 to get his passport back.

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Usain Bolt Wins Eighth Olympic Gold Medal In The 200m Sprint

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Coming into this event, Usain Bolt held both the world record, at 19.19 seconds, and the Olympic record, at 19.30. He was the only runner to clock a time of under 20 seconds Thursday.

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In A Second Chance, U.S. Women's 4x100m Relay Team Nabs Slot In Final

Thursday, August 18, 2016

It was a team that ran alone: The women of the U.S. 4x100-meter relay team raced by themselves under the lights of Rio's Olympic Stadium on Thursday, going against the clock for a shot at the final.

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On Appeal, U.S. Women Will Rerun Their 4x100-Meter Relay Race

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Allyson Felix and her teammates on the U.S. women's 4x100-meter relay team get a second shot to make the final, after successfully arguing that other runners made them drop the baton.

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'There Was No Robbery,' Rio Police Chief Says Of Lochte's Holdup Claims

Thursday, August 18, 2016

A day after police pulled two of Ryan Lochte's teammates off a U.S.-bound plane to discuss their alleged robbery, police say the swimmers admit the story was a fabrication.

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