Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

California Says Its Cannabis Revenue Has Fallen Short Of Estimates, Despite Gains

Friday, August 23, 2019

The tepid results have prompted Gov. Gavin Newsom to revise his office's estimates of how much money the state will net from its cannabis industry.

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Teen Gets Life Sentence For Killing Police Officer In Baltimore County

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Dawnta Harris was 16 when the stolen Jeep he was driving ran over Officer Amy Caprio, 29, in the spring of 2018. Harris will be able to seek parole.

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Court Limits Display Of South Africa's Old Apartheid Flag, Citing Hateful Legacy

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Saying the flag immortalizes an era of racial segregation, the Equality Court rules that it is "a vivid symbol of white supremacy and black disenfranchisement and suppression."

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2 Condos Were Illegally Converted Into 18 Micro Apartments In NYC

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

"The ceiling heights were 4.5 feet to 6 feet tall on each level, depending on where you were standing," says a spokesperson for the New York City Department of Buildings.

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Britain's Boris Johnson Appeals To EU To Drop 'Irish Backstop' Demand

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

In response, European Council President Donald Tusk says the idea would lead to reestablishing a border. Johnson calls the backstop deal "inconsistent with the sovereignty of the U.K."

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New California Law Says Police Should Kill Only When 'Necessary'

Monday, August 19, 2019

The legislation is a response to police killings of unarmed black men such as Stephon Clark. But critics say it doesn't go far enough.

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U.K. Economy Shrinks, Taking A Step Toward Recession For First Time Since 2012

Friday, August 09, 2019

If the U.K. sees similar negative growth in the current quarter, the country will officially be deemed to be in a recession.

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Rifle-Carrying Man Faces Terrorism Charge After Causing Panic At Walmart In Missouri

Friday, August 09, 2019

Police say the 20-year-old suspect wanted to cause chaos, as opposed to killing people. He said he wanted to see "if that Walmart honored the 2nd Amendment."

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MLB's Yankees And White Sox To Play At 'Field Of Dreams' Farm

Thursday, August 08, 2019

For one night, big leaguers will play baseball at the Iowa farm that was made famous in the beloved film Field of Dreams.

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The Pistol That Looks Like A Rifle: The Dayton Shooter's Gun

Thursday, August 08, 2019

The gun used in Dayton has the same core component as an AR-15-style rifle. It also has a 100-bullet magazine. But it's legally considered a pistol.

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Stories Of El Paso Shooting Victims Show Acts Of Self-Sacrifice Amid Massacre

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

At least 22 people died, including citizens of the U.S., Mexico and Germany.

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'Do Something!': Calls For Action After Mass Shootings In El Paso And Dayton

Monday, August 05, 2019

Many advocates for changing America's gun laws spoke out on Sunday with a simple command to their public servants: "Do something!"

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Plastic Bag Sales Fell By 90% At England's Large Retailers In Past 4 Years

Thursday, August 01, 2019

Major retailers in England issued 7.6 billion single-use plastic bags before a fee was instituted in 2015. In the most recent 12-month period, they cut that to 549 million.

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Ohio Police Officers Face Disciplinary Action Over Stormy Daniels' Arrest

Thursday, August 01, 2019

The officers include a police commander, a lieutenant, a sergeant and two of the officers who arrested Stephanie Clifford — better known as Stormy Daniels — last summer in Columbus.

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Bangladesh Reports More Than 13,000 Dengue Cases In July

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

It's the highest number since 2000, when the country first started to keep records of the disease.

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Trump Administration Plans To Allow Imports Of Some Prescription Drugs From Canada

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Health and Human Services outlined two pathways for importing the drugs to the U.S., a plan Secretary Alex Azar says is intended to "lower prices and reduce out of pocket costs for American patients."

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See-Saw Diplomacy Lets People Play Together Along U.S. Border Wall

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

A playdate recently broke out at the fence that separates the U.S. and Mexico in an event that was "filled with joy, excitement, and togetherness."

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Jill Ellis Is Stepping Down As U.S. Women's Soccer Coach

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

"The timing is right to move on, and the program is positioned to remain at the pinnacle of women's soccer," said Ellis, who won back-to-back World Cup titles and will depart in October.

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Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting: Boy, 6, And Girl, 13, Among The Victims In California

Monday, July 29, 2019

"He was joyful, always wanted to play, always positive," Alberto Romero said of his 6-year-old son, Stephen. Police say the gunman got an AK-47-style rifle into the area by cutting through a fence.

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Judge Quashed Warrant For Journalist's Phone After Police Downplayed His Occupation

Friday, July 26, 2019

Police searched Bryan Carmody's phone and raided his home and office this spring. A San Francisco judge has now quashed the warrant and ordered supporting court documents to be unsealed.

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