Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

What We Know: Multiple Terrorist Attacks Hit Spain

Friday, August 18, 2017

In the search for the perpetrators, Moussa Oukabir, who's reportedly 17, emerged as a key figure. He's a dual citizen of Morocco and Spain, police say.

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USS Fitzgerald Leaders Punished, Crew Is Praised After Collision With Cargo Ship

Friday, August 18, 2017

"Through their swift and in many cases heroic actions, members of the crew saved lives," the Navy said. It also blamed an avoidable crash on inadequate leadership and flawed teamwork.

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Psychologists Behind CIA 'Enhanced Interrogation' Program Settle Detainees' Lawsuit

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Psychologists Bruce Jessen and James Mitchell devised a list of brutal methods, including waterboarding, that were meant to condition detainees into a state of helplessness.

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Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump To Delay Visit, Hoping For 'More Sound Judgment'

Thursday, August 17, 2017

President Trump says he's "seriously considering" a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Doing so would "enflame emotions and further divide our nation," says Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton.

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Driver Faces 5 Charges — And Potential Death Penalty — Over Immigrants' Deaths

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Ten immigrants were found dead among the nearly 40 people who sat in a sweltering truck's trailer in San Antonio. Agents say James Matthew Bradley, Jr., 60, was sitting in the cab of the truck.

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Trump Disbands 2 Business Advisory Councils After String Of Resignations

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Eight executives quit President Trump's manufacturing council this week, following his controversial remarks about white supremacists and violence in Charlottesville, Va.

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What They're Saying: Newspapers Weigh In On Trump's 'Both Sides' Stance

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Saying that a mob is intent on destroying President Trump, The Washington Times editorial board states that "the president himself keeps assisting the project."

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Baltimore Removes Confederate Statues One Day After Voting On Issue

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Workers removed four statues linked to the Confederacy, hauling away monuments that honored Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson and Roger B. Taney, author of the Supreme Court's Dred Scott opinion.

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More Business Leaders Leave Trump's Manufacturing Council

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

"Racism and murder are unequivocally reprehensible and are not morally equivalent to anything else that happened in Charlottesville," says Campbell Soup CEO Denise Morrison.

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After Son Is ID'd At Supremacist Rally, His Father Responds Publicly

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Peter Tefft's decision to "unlearn" what he was taught at home has brought heartbreak to his family — and he's no longer welcome, Pearce Tefft says.

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North Korea Says It Won't Fire Missiles At Guam After All

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Instead of launching missiles into the water near Guam, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will "watch a little more the foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees," state media report.

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Bitcoin Streaks To $4,300 Mark, Continuing Meteoric Rise

Monday, August 14, 2017

The U.S. exchange rate for bitcoin rose to a record $4,300 on Monday — nearly $1,000 above its rate one week ago.

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CEOs Of Merck, Under Armour And Intel Resign From Trump's Business Council

Monday, August 14, 2017

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier was the first to announce he's leaving followed by Under Armour's Kevin Plank and Intel's Brian Krzanich. President Trump was criticized for his response to weekend violence.

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Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Is Banned By Google After Attempted Move From GoDaddy

Monday, August 14, 2017

Both Google and GoDaddy have now banned the Daily Stormer site, after it published a story mocking protester Heather Heyer's death in Charlottesville, Va.

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California Court Orders Venture Capitalist To Reopen Disputed Beach

Friday, August 11, 2017

"This is not simply a win for surfers in San Mateo County," said Surfrider Legal Director Angela Howe. "This is a win for all of the beachgoing public."

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Trump Says U.S. Military Is 'Locked And Loaded' To Deal With North Korea

Friday, August 11, 2017

North Korea has threatened to send missiles toward Guam. In his latest tweet about the isolated regime, President Trump says, "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded."

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Error Briefly Makes Chinese Education Firm World's Most Valuable Company

Friday, August 11, 2017

For less than 10 minutes on Thursday, a company that operates eight private schools could claim a market capitalization of $5.14 trillion.

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Facebook Watch Is Company's New Plan For Online Video

Thursday, August 10, 2017

With nearly 2 billion users, Facebook could further disrupt an online video space — and compete with YouTube and other networks for ad revenue.

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Franklin Downgraded To Tropical Storm As It Moves Across Mexico

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The first hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic season made landfall in eastern Mexico and should break up by late Thursday or Friday. But its rains could cause intense flooding.

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Qatar Ends Visa Requirements For 80 Nations, Calling Itself 'Most Open' In Region

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The change, effective immediately, means that people from the U.S. and other countries are now able to enter Qatar "with no paperwork, no payment and no visas."

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