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Sightlines : Reports Record Adoption of Its Facilities Solutions by U.S. Colleges and Universities in 2014

GUILFORD, CT--(Marketwired - Jan 29, 2015) - Sightlines, a leader in helping academic institutions better manage their facilities and capital investment strategies, today reported a record year for usage of the company's solutions by higher education executives seeking to optimize their facilities r...

Campaign Advertising: Why Online Political Ads Have Been Slow to Catch On

After being hit with a television advertisement attacking his position on women’s issues, Mike Coffman, a Colorado Republican running for re-election in 2014 to the U.S. House of Representatives, did the natural thing: His campaign responded with an ad of its own. But its first response didn’t appea...

Qualcomm cuts forecasts for year

Qualcomm Inc, the biggest maker of mobile-phone chips, reduced its forecast for revenue and profit this year, reflecting lost semiconductor orders at a major customer and more competition in China. The lower estimates sent the shares tumbling in extended trading as investors confronted the first.......

Cali salsa; a history of slaves, Cuban bands and Mexican cinema

A history of slavery, Cuban music, Mexican movies, foreign radio broadcasts, a disciplined collecting of vinyl records, and sounds from New York City all were k...

Nurses and Kaiser reach contract deal, avert 2-day strike

WATERLOO | Hip-hop artists are helping the hungry by raising funds for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank with a show at Octopus College Hill. INDEPENDENCE -- This M...

Iowa sweeps Ohio State 76-67 behind White's 22 points

WATERLOO | Hip-hop artists are helping the hungry by raising funds for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank with a show at Octopus College Hill. INDEPENDENCE -- This M...

Norwalk man charged in Hot Lotto mystery

WATERLOO | Hip-hop artists are helping the hungry by raising funds for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank with a show at Octopus College Hill. INDEPENDENCE -- This M...

Hip-hop artists help the hungry

WATERLOO | Hip-hop artists are helping the hungry by raising funds for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank with a show at Octopus College Hill. INDEPENDENCE -- This M...

MQM protests as Qaim terms partys sit-in attack on CM House

Karachi. The Sindh chief minister’s tirade in the Sindh Assembly against the Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) protest outside the CM House earlier in the month ...

Study Suggests Social Media Use May Decrease Stress

WASHINGTON— A new study suggests that frequent users of social media experience no greater stress in their lives than non-users and some groups may benefit from...

'Not acceptable': Nabeel Rajab slams US media head for listing RT with terror groups

Whether you agree with RT or not, it is “not acceptable” to equate the channel with terror groups, prominent Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab said, referring to a...

Head of US state media put RT on same challenge list as ISIS, Boko Haram

We are extremely outraged that the new head of the BBG mentions RT in the same breath as world’s number one terrorist army ,” said Margarita Simonyan, RT’s edit...

Broadcasting Board of Governors Names Chief Executive

WASHINGTON — Andrew Lack was sworn in this week as the first chief executive of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, putting him in charge of an agency with a $...

Jean-Pierre Blais to the London Chamber of Commerce on Let's Talk TV and the future of television

London, Ontario January 29, 2015. Jean-Pierre Blais, Chairman Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission. Check against delivery. Good morning....

Get ready for some action! Amr Waked set to act alongside Gerard Butler in Dean Devlin's Geostorm

Geostorm stars Gerard Butler, Katheryn Winnick and Abbie Cornish. Butler plays a satellite designer involved in fixing a climate-controlling satellite malfuncti...

Level 3 to Provide TV Video Services for NFL and NBC Sports' Presentation of Super Bowl XLIX

technology. This is the 26 th Vyvx VenueNet+ consecutive year that Level 3 Communications has provided such services for the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl is one o...

Level 3 Communications : to Provide TV Video Services for NFL and NBC Sports' Presentation of Super Bowl XLIX

. BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc . (NYSE: LVLT) today announced that it will provide television broadcast video s...

NBA stars to celebrate Chinese New Year with fans around the world

- Stephen Curry, James Harden, Jeremy Lin and Dwyane Wade to Debut in First Chinese New Year "Surprise Door" Television Spot - - 13 Greater China Broadcasters t...

Why Do Radio Signals Travel Farther at Night Than in the Day?

Not all radio waves travel farther at night than during the day, but some, short and medium wave, which AM radio signals fall under, definitely can given the ri...

Why Do Radio Signals Travel Farther at Night Than in the Day?

Not all radio waves travel farther at night than during the day, but some, short and medium wave, which AM radio signals fall under, definitely can given the ri...

'UV radiation peaks in June-September'

PUNE: Ultra violet (UV) radiation levels were alarmingly high in the monsoon months, an analysis of the recordings in the city from January till November this y...

Power transmitter installed in Attock

Rashid Ali ATTOCK: Radio Pakistan installed a modern digital 500 KW transmitter at Faqeerabad in Attock Dist to multiply the outreach of its medium wave broadca...

Ministers, Japanese envoy inaugurate 500 KW transmitter

ISLAMABAD - Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal, and Japanese Ambassador Hiroshi Inomata jointly inaugurated ...

Jindal invites fellow governors to Christian rally

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal -- a potential 2016 Republican presidential contender -- is inviting his fellow governors to join him at a controversial revival in ...

To Kansas grave’s visitors, Tammy Faye’s legacy is more than cosmetic

WALDRON, KS On the edge of Kansas’ windswept prairie, near a nondescript grave, sits the most recent token of affection. It’s a tube of lip gloss. Since her dea...

Historic Day as TBN Brings 24-Hour Christian Television to Nearly Every Home Across UK

LONDON Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- January 5th is an historic day for the United Kingdom ! Today Trinity Broadcasting Network , the world's largest ...

Christian Television Set to Blanket United Kingdom with January 5th Launch of TBN UK on Freeview

January 5, 2015 it will launch its newest network, TBN UK, on Freeview, the UK's free-to-air digital terrestrial television service that reaches 95 percent of t...

Novelist, CBN reporter Reany recalls Ford City childhood

Daniel Reany, a reporter for the Christian Broadcasting Network who this year published his debut novel, “Dateline: Jerusalem – Zion Falling,†fondly recal...

Kenya Christian broadcaster hacked

Suspected hackers briefly hijacked a popular Christian radio station in Kenya, and played Islamic verses before it went off air. that a "foreign signal" had int...

Pope says it's principally women who transmit faith

Vatican City, January 26 - Pope Francis highlighted women as the main way faith is transmitted, Vatican Radio said on Monday. During his daily morning mass at S...

From the Vatican Radio: Pope Francis says there are limits to freedom of expression

Speaking about the Paris terror attacks, Pope Francis said on Thursday that there are limits to freedom of expression, especially when it insults or ridicules s...

Velma Jeanette Williams

CENTRAL CITY — Former Public Health Director Velma Jeanette Williams died Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, surrounded by her family. Jeanette is mourned by her husband, Ja...

Veteran exemplified value of community service

Harold Behe's life was all about service. From serving on Trafford's zoning board to co-founding the Trafford Emergency Medical Service, he was always involved ...

Trinity Broadcasting Network Casts Creative Vision for New Generation of Christian Television

LOS ANGELES Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Paul and Jan Crouch launched the Trinity Broadcasting Network in 1973, the landscape for Christian tel...

Trinity Broadcasting Network Casts Creative Vision for New Generation of Christian Television

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Paul and Jan Crouch launched the Trinity Broadcasting Network in 1973, the landscape for Christian te...

Let your conscience be your guide

Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua has released a message to the nation of Zambia on the eve of their presidential elections via his official Facebook page, followed ...

Follow Your Consience, T.B. Joshua advises Zambians on Eve of Important Bi-Elections

Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua has released a message to the nation of Zambia on the eve of their presidential elections via his official Facebook page, followed ...

T.B. Joshua christens 2015 'the year of good morning'

At a candle light vigil service held to usher in the New Year 2015 at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) in Lagos, Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua declar...

Iraq: Iraq-ETC Situation Report #14 Reporting period 09/01/15 to 22/01/15

Author: Chris Szpak, WFP Highlights Additional radio operators are being hired and trained for the UNAMI radio room in order to provide aroundthe-clock security...

Howard Stern insults 'fat' and 'ugly' Sam Smith

Shock jock Howard Stern has raised eyebrows with his description of English singer-songwriter Sam Smith as "fat" and "an ugly motherf---er". The controversial r...

Howard Stern insults 'fat' and 'ugly' Sam Smith

Shock jock Howard Stern has raised eyebrows with his description of English singer-songwriter Sam Smith as "fat" and "an ugly motherf---er". The controversial r...

Sirius XM Radio to Announce Full-Year and Fourth Quarter 2014 Results

NEW YORK Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that it plans to release full-year and fourth quarter 2014 financial and operating results on Th...

Manchester City vs Arsenal, Premier League 2014/15: Where to watch live, preview, betting odds and possible XI

Sergio Aguero is likely to start for Manchester City against Arsenal Getty Images. Arsene Wenger takes his men to the Etihad as Arsenal face Manchester City in ...

Digital migration countdown

The plan is a transformation of the old Analogue Television Plan (174-230MHz and 470-862MHz) and encompasses Europe, Arab States and Africa. The change is mainl...

Campaign Advertising: Why Online Political Ads Have Been Slow to Catch On

After being hit with a television advertisement attacking his position on women’s issues, Mike Coffman, a Colorado Republican running for re-election in 2014 to...

Suspicious money trails at Cytavision

Suspicions against digital television service platform Cytavision have surfaced after a trail of money – used to seal television rights for football games – has...

40% of digital TV coupons redeemed

Some 7.07 million digital TV subsidy coupons have been distributed to Thai families, with the average redemption rate of over 40%, says the National Broadcastin...

Top TV companies accuse regulator of defying court

The Nation Media Group, the Standard Media Group and Royal Media Services have accused the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) of failing to comply with Supr...

Sightlines : Reports Record Adoption of Its Facilities Solutions by U.S. Colleges and Universities in 2014

GUILFORD, CT--(Marketwired - Jan 29, 2015) - Sightlines, a leader in helping academic institutions better manage their facilities and capital investment strateg...

Qualcomm cuts forecasts for year

Qualcomm Inc, the biggest maker of mobile-phone chips, reduced its forecast for revenue and profit this year, reflecting lost semiconductor orders at a major cu...

Let The Dish Live On

After building a massive audience, Andrew Sullivan generously lent his platform to lesser known writers and readers. That digital community should be allowed to...

Reserve Bank opens door to cutting rate

The Reserve Bank has explicitly acknowledged its next interest rate move could be either up or down, thereby giving the financial markets a green light to price...

Let Altruism Be Your Guide: TED Talk

We have an extraordinary potential for goodness but also an immense power to do harm. Any tool can be used to build or to destroy, and it all depends on our mot...

UW System chief frustrated by Walker's comments on faculty

University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross bristled on a Thursday morning radio talk show at Gov. Scott Walker's remarks the day before that faculty and...

UW System chief Ray Cross blasts Scott Walker's comments on faculty workload

University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross bristled on a Thursday radio talk show at Gov. Scott Walker's remarks the day before that faculty and staff c...

PN complains use of ‘ward extension’ in PBS report on hospital corridor death

The Nationalist Party has filed a protest with the Broadcasting Authority against the Public Broadcasting Services (PBS), saying that the station was stifling O...

UW System president indicates he's looking first at "back office" if there are layoffs

While University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross has said it's too early to know whether proposed state budget cuts will lead to layoffs, he indicated o...

Uruguayan President recalls the Armenian Genocide in his address on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 551143 Fax 00 37410 554600. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Pub...

Patti Smith, busy at 68, awakens R.E.M. frontman

Stipe, hardly ever an "opening act" since R.E.M. took off on college radio stations in the 1980s, sang a six-song set before 1,500 people at New York's Webster ...

New Adam Lanza Audio Uncovered

Eerie audio footage of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza reveals that the 20-year-old called a college radio station a year before the Newtown mas...

A Magician Used The First Pirate Radio Station To Troll A Scientist

Everyone knows Marconi was one of the world's most disagreeable scientists. What they don't know is he was surrounded by people nearly as disagreeable as himsel...

Martin Luther King was inspiration for my 'stage name'

Born Martin Boyle, the broadcaster was forced to change his name early on in his career. "When I was 15 I started working for the Big D, which was a pirate radi...

This 8-year-old wrote to the Taoiseach in 1984 because RTÉ was ‘mean to block sunshine’

She said she wanted RTÉ to ‘stop being mean’ to a pirate radio station. AN 8-YEAR-OLD in 1984 had a real issue with RTÉ, so she did what every 8-year-old would...

Comment on Stop it! RTÉ was told to stop jamming pirate radio stations

Stop it! RTÉ was told to stop jamming pirate radio stations Taoiseach Garret Fitzgerald said the Government were not trying to be “spoil-sports”. PIRATE RADIO ...

UK court jails ex-DJ to 25 years over rapes

The former flatmate and chauffeur of the notorious BBC presenter Jimmy Savile was on Friday jailed for 25 years after being found guilty of a series of rapes an...