Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Hillsborough Soccer Stadium Disaster: After 28 Years, 6 Former Officials Face Charges

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Nearly 100 fans were crushed to death and more than 750 others were injured in the worst sports disaster in Britain's history. The ex-officials face charges ranging from manslaughter to obstruction.

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'Petya' Ransomware Hits At Least 65 Countries; Microsoft Traces It To Tax Software

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

An updated version of the malware has the ability to worm through computer networks, gathering passwords and credentials and spreading itself.

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Morning News Brief: Health Care Vote Delayed, New Ransomware Attack Spreads

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

We look at the future of the Senate's health care bill after Republican leaders postponed a vote. Also, a new ransomware attack has spread from Ukraine, and we update the fight against Boko Haram.

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Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Ukraine; Experts Say It's Spreading Globally

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Some have called the previously seen malware "Petya," though others say it is "a new ransomware that has not been seen before." It has been reported in at least a half-dozen countries.

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Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Deportation Of 1,400 Iraqis Nationwide

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

An order that initially covered Iraqi nationals with criminal convictions in the Detroit area now applies to the U.S. The judge said they could face "grave consequences" if returned to Iraq.

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Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Fine By European Antitrust Monitor

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The European Commission says Google "abused its market dominance as a search engine by promoting its own comparison shopping service in its search results, and demoting those of competitors."

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Supreme Court Revives Parts Of Trump's Travel Ban As It Agrees To Hear Case

Monday, June 26, 2017

In what President Trump calls "a clear victory for our national security," the Supreme Court says that parts of his revised travel ban can take effect.

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Britain's May Forms Minority Government With Backing Of Northern Irish Party

Monday, June 26, 2017

The Democratic Unionist Party also secured more than $1 billion in economic assistance for Northern Ireland.

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China Releases Peace Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo From Prison After Cancer Diagnosis

Monday, June 26, 2017

Liu was serving an 11-year prison sentence for what the government called "incitement to subvert state power." Liu has terminal cancer, his lawyer says.

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South Korea Tests Missile As President Speaks Of Need To 'Dominate' North

Friday, June 23, 2017

Military strength is needed for dialogue with North Korea to work, President Moon Jae-in says. Officials say the Hyunmoo-2 missile, with a range of nearly 500 miles, hit its target accurately.

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Man Charged With Terrorism-Related Murder In Attack At London Mosque

Friday, June 23, 2017

Darren Osborne faces charges after a rental van plowed through a crowd of people outside the mosque Monday.

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Massive Fire At London High-Rise Started In A Refrigerator, Police Say

Friday, June 23, 2017

Investigators also say some of the building's exterior materials failed safety tests. Police say they're considering manslaughter charges over the blaze, in which at least 79 people died.

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Canadian Sniper Hit A Target More Than 2 Miles Away, Military Confirms

Thursday, June 22, 2017

For the shot to be accurate, many factors, from wind and gravity to the Earth's curvature, would have to be taken into account.

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Supreme Court Overturns Lower Court On Grounds For Stripping U.S. Citizenship

Thursday, June 22, 2017

"We have never read a statute to strip citizenship from someone who met the legal criteria for acquiring it," Justice Elena Kagan wrote. "We will not start now."

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Census Finds A More Diverse America, As Whites Lag Growth

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Asian and mixed-race people are the two fastest-growing segments of the U.S. population, the U.S. Census Bureau says. Non-Hispanic whites are the only group to see deaths outpace births.

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Diageo Buys George Clooney's Tequila Company For Up To $1 Billion

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The company sold its first bottles in 2013, after Clooney and a friend created a tequila to serve in their vacation homes in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

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Intel Signs On As An Olympic Sponsor, Promising Virtual Reality And 360-Degree Video

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Intel's CEO says it "will accelerate the adoption of technology for the future of sports on the world's largest athletic stage."

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Jump Rope Heroes: Watch School Kids Set A One-Minute Guinness World Record

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

In a blur of coordination, a team of 14 students blew away the old record for most skips through a single jump rope in one minute.

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Saudi King Deposes Crown Prince And Names 31-Year-Old Son As New Heir

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Saudi Arabia's new successor to the throne is 50 years younger than the current monarch. He's known for his social and economic views, as well as leading the Saudi military.

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Ford Shifts Focus (Again): Car Will Be Imported To U.S. From China, Not Mexico

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

For Mexico, this is the second damaging move from Ford in 2017. Plans to build the next-generation Focus in America's neighbor began to unravel in January.

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