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CBS buys New York rock station for its Sports Radio

(Reuters) - CBS Corp is planning to buy a New York City FM rock station to broaden the reach of its sports content, the company said on Monday. The broadcaster agreed to purchase Merlin Media's 101.9 FM for $75 million so it can simulcast Sports Radio 66 WFAN, which is currently only on AM radio.

Radio Liberty to Stop AM Broadcasting in Moscow

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty will on November 10 stop medium-wave broadcasting in Moscow and will switch over to the multimedia internet broadcasting, Yelena Glushkova, the head of the radio station’s Russian office, said on Friday.

ECNEC okays digital-enabled transmitter for Radio Pakistan

KARACHI: The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved replacement of Radio Pakistan’s old medium wave transmitter with a digital-enabled 500KW transmitter at Faqirabad (Lawrencepur) which will be completed with financial assistance of Japan at cost of over Rs 1,644 million.

Transmitter approved for Radio Pakistan

KARACHI: The executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved replacement of Radio Pakistan’s old medium wave transmitter with a digital 500KW transmitter at Faqirabad (Lawrencepur) which will be completed with financial assistance of Japan at a cost of more than Rs 1,644 million.

Cumulus Media Inc (CMLS)

(PR-inside.com) Cumulus Media Inc (Cumulus) is a US-based operator of FM and AM radio stations. The company principally provides its services to various markets located in the US and Caribbean. Cumulus holds certain investment in Cumulus Media Partners, LLC (CMP) for operating radio station clusters, which serve large-sized markets in the US.

DZMM airs Dolphy's version of 'Handog'

ABS-CBN's AM radio station, dzMM, paid tribute to King of Comedy Dolphy on Friday by airing his rendition of "Handog."

Genting falls as plans for NY centre fail

Genting Malaysia Bhd, a casino operator, dropped 1.9 per cent to RM3.62 in Kuala Lumpur trading at 9.46 am, bound for its lowest close since May 25. The group's plans to build a US$4 billion convention center at New York City's Aqueduct Racetrack failed, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on New York's WOR-AM radio station.

NCC allows PBS to stop its AM radio service

The National Communications Commission yesterday approved an application by the Police Broadcasting Service (PBS) to stop its AM radio service, provided it ensured that listeners’ interests are protected. Funded by the National Police Agency, PBS has one AM and two FM radio services.

Free Chechnya radio station broadcasting live (in Russian and Chechen)

You can listen to Free Chechnya Radio station from 6 AM to 12 PM Moscow time on a frequency of 594 kHz on the medium wave band and on a frequency of 171 kHz on the long wave band. The programme is created with the involvement of the Ministry for culture and mass communication of the Russian Federation.

Christian radio station loses appeal over banned advert

Peter Kerridge, chief executive of Premier Christian Radio which is available on medium wave in London and nationally via digital. Photograph: Graham Turner for the ...

Araksya Karapetyan joins FOX 11 News as reporter

Karapetyan began her television career as an intern at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and KFI 640 AM radio in Burbank, CA.

US radio hosts suspended over Houston ‘crack’ jibe

LOS ANGELES - Two popular radio presenters in Los Angeles were suspended Thursday for derogatory comments about Whitney Houston in a live discussion about her death. John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, afternoon talk show hosts on KFI-AM radio, were ordered off-air until February 27 after calling Houston a “crack ho.

Whitney Houston News: John and Ken Suspended for Calling Singer a 'Crack Ho'

John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, KFI-AM radio's popular afternoon talk show hosts better known as "John and Ken," were suspended effective immediately on Thursday, for reportedly calling Whitney Houston a "crack ho," according to reports.

US radio hosts suspended over Houston 'crack' jibe

Two popular radio presenters in Los Angeles were suspended for derogatory comments about Whitney Houston in a live discussion about her death. John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, afternoon talk show hosts on KFI-AM radio, were ordered off-air until February 27 after calling Houston a "crack ho.

Kailua Man Indicted for Hurricane Katrina Fraud

HONOLULU—A federal grand jury returned a 28-count indictment today against Kailua (Oahu) resident Dan Doyle, age 54, for an investment fraud scheme marketed primarily on AM radio financial shows airing in California. Florence T Nakakuni, United ...

Funding controversy hits Japan whaling

Last Updated: Wed, 7 Dec 2011 07:25:00 +1100 Japan's whaling fleet has left port at the start of this season's hunt - amid allegations Japan's whaling operations are being subsidised by tsunami recovery funds. The claim is made today by Australian Broadcasting Corporation's AM radio program.

Two new AM radio stations approved for Montreal

Montrealers are soon going to hear two new high-power AM radio stations, including a French-language news-talk station that's going to go up against 98.5FM and a frequency change for TSN Radio 990.

Plea to save BBC AM radio service

The leaders of two councils are calling on the BBC not to switch off one of its local radio transmitters in Somerset.

Japan to assist Radio Pakistan in equipments’ upgradation

ISLAMABAD: Japan likely to help Radio Pakistan to rehabilitate its medium wave transmitting network and studio facilities. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Director Yasumichi Araki stated this while speaking with Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) Director General (DG) Murtaza Solangi at National Broadcasting House on Thursday.

New Products › FM/ AM radio and speaker combo

Sony's FM stereo/AM portable radio SRF-18 model has an FM/AM tuner with a built-in speaker, two 80mW stereo speakers and radio recording capability. Batteries are good for up to 47 hours of listening. Comes in three colors. Price: 3,500 yen.

Dutch Radio 1 via British transmitter

Dutch domestic news/information network Radio 1 has commenced temporary broadcasts from the former BBC mediumwave transmitter at Orfordness in Suffolk on 648 kHz....

Canada AM radio declines, FM increases

OTTAWA, July 13 (UPI) -- The number of Canadian AM radio stations shrank in 2010, although revenues remained steady as FM stations and revenues grew, the national regulator said. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission reported...

NASA's Cassini can hear it when lightning crashes on Saturn

Some folks can fall asleep to the calming pitter patter of gentle rain. Yeah, we're not those people. But we could be swayed into a somnolent stupor if those sounds came from epic storms -- on Saturn. Captured by NASA's Cassini probe last March, this 11-second clip of AM radio-like electrostatic is....

TCG and WFLA 540 AM to Host the “2011 Florida Legislative Updates for Condo and Homeowners Associations”

(PR-inside.com) (MIAMI) July 6, 2011 – The Continental Group (TCG), in conjunction with WFLA 540 AM Radio, will host the “2011 Florida Legislative Updates for Condo Associations” on Tuesday, July 12th from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Universal located at 7800 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819.

Montreal to get two all-traffic radio stations

Transport Quebec and Cogego are teaming up to create two new all-traffic AM radio stations (one English, one French) for the Montreal region.

Born of Pirate Radio, Seeking a Spot on British Dial

Radio Caroline, which first took to the air from a makeshift studio on an offshore ship in 1964, wants an AM radio designation in Britain.

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Tracking Down Radio Frequency Noise Source, With Help from Mother Nature

Amateur radio operators and shortwave listeners have a common enemy: QRM, which is ham-speak for radio frequency interference caused by man-made sources. Indisc...

Radiance enhancement and shortwave upwelling radiative flux methods for efficient detection of cloud scenes

Abstract: The description, imagery and interpretation of cloud scenes by remote sensing datasets from Earth-orbiting satellites have become a great debate for s...

TuneIn Blocking Debacle: Bombing Internet Radio Back to the Stone Age

When it comes to copyright infringement matters, especially when that involves commercial players doing battle to prevent the wholesale spread of content, my ba...

Still no sign of missing pair six months after they were last seen

Police have renewed calls to locate two people missing in the Victorian Alps six months after their disappearance. Russell Hill was last heard on HF radio in th...

Increased extreme precipitation challenges nitrogen load management to the Gulf of Mexico

By setting up model experiments with and without climate variability, we distinguished and quantified how climate regulates N loads in this region. We found tha...

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US-based Afrozons “How Far with Sheila O” show berths on HIPTV 4 hours ago

International broadcasting star, Sheila O who was the first female personality to host a nationally-syndicated Afrobeats show in the United States on mainstream...

JAMIE FLY’S TESTIMONY: “OVERSIGHT OF THE UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR GLOBAL MEDIA AND U.S. INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING EFFORTS”

Chairman Engel, Ranking Member McCaul, and other members of the committee, I want to thank you for holding this hearing and inviting me to testify. Until June o...

Agency's director skips call to testify

WASHINGTON -- The head of the government's main international broadcasting agency flouted a subpoena for congressional testimony Thursday, angering both Democra...

Lawmakers Criticize Changes at US International Broadcasting Networks

U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack is the first presidential appointee to serve in a new position created by Congress to modernize U.S.-funded broadc...

Colombia Has Reopened For International Arrivals

Colombia opened its borders again for international flights this week after being closed for six. The country is not only open for business travelers but also f...

Scholar – Middle East Monitor

A Muslim scholar has linked recent normalization deals between the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Israel to a campaign aimed at undermining Islam and m...

Kanye West Celebrates with Locals in Haiti

has made his way to Haiti ... celebrating with locals without a trace of or the kids. Ye, fresh off a visit to Jamaica, touched down Friday at the Hugo Chávez ...

Uber’s future in London rests on two key rulings on Monday

INTERNATIONAL - Uber Technologies faces a two-pronged test to regain its London license when a judge issues his ruling Monday. The ride-hailing app’s future in ...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson urges world to unite against COVID-19 and stop comparing death rates

In a pre-recorded speech to the United Nations General Assembly, the prime minister said "the very notion of the international community looks tattered" nine mo...

I Remember EB

“This is Radio St. Vincent and the Grenadines, broadcasting on 705 kilohertz on the medium wave broadcast band. We’d like to apologise for the break in transmis...

Granger turns down request from USA

The request was made through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which, in turn, channelled the request to the Ministry of Public Telecommunications. In the memo, ...

Guyana rejects request from US to relay VOA to Venezuela

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Guyana Government says it has turned down a request from the United States to relay the Voice of America (VOA) programmes to Vene...

Guyana says no to VOA relay to Venezuela

…Gov’t turns down US request to use its frequency to broadcast in Venezuela. THE Government of Guyana has turned down a request by the United States Government ...

Franklin Graham says US Democrats will 'close the Church down', insists 'the storm is coming'

Prominent US evangelist Rev Franklin Graham has said the Democratic party is "opposed to faith" and warned that any shift towards left-wing policy could see "th...

Nigeria: Operation Blessing Donates Hand Washing Station to Nigerian Red Cross

Operation Blessing, a humanitarian arm of the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), popularly known as 700 Club, has donated a hand washing station to the Lagos...

PERSPECTIVE: Trump's Christian soldiers

A conservative northern Virginia pastor was holding court with his flock in the narthex of the church. This was in pre-pandemic times, before masks, social dist...

Caucuses Omit ‘Under God’ From Pledge of Allegiance During DNC

People reciting the during caucus meetings at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) left out the words “under God.” during the meeting by Christian Broadcast...

Caucuses Omit ‘Under God’ From Pledge Of Allegiance During DNC

People reciting the during caucus meetings at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) this week left out the words “under God.” during the meeting by Christian...

Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 launching nationwide music streaming platform and more business news

Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 launching nationwide music streaming platform. Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 is launching a nationwide posit...

Cherie Brennan Releases "Safe In God's Care" to Radio

GOODLETTSVILLE, TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES, August 25, 2020 / / -- MC1 Recording artist Cherie Brennan released “You Be The Light” to Christian Radio earlier this...

Christian Rock Group FALCONE RISING Releases “Brother” Single and Music Video

NASHVILLE, TN, USA, August 21, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / -- Creative Soul Records' group FALCONE RISING is impacting Christian radio stations nationwide this we...

Jim Daly: These 11 lessons among the blessings I've received while hosting radio show

Given my broken and dysfunctional childhood – my father abandoned us when I was 5 and my mother died of cancer when I was 9 – hosting a nationally syndicated Ch...

Missouri Secretary of State Ashcroft defends school comments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft says comments he made that fathers would risk dying to send their children back to school ar...

TV ministry started in North Chattanooga sees international growth and engagement

With lights on in their North Shore studio, Wayne Estrada and Jeanne Sheffield Estrada record their weekly message. The couple move between cameras with studio-...

Kim Cattrall does not disappoint in ‘Filthy Rich’

When I heard that Kim Cattrall would be starring in a network nighttime soap as the matriarch of a wealthy televangelist family, I smiled. So the most uncomprom...

‘Filthy Rich’ star Steve Harris breaks down new Fox series

Veteran actor Steve Harris, who played lawyer Eugene Young in “The Practice,” returns to the legal game in “Filthy Rich,” the new Fox drama airing Mondays at 9 ...

New Media Partnership Launched, Dedicated To Truth In Reporting

"In our commitment to deliver honest journalism, we are delighted to join forces with Real America's Voice to expand the reach of our online, podcast, and new T...

What’s on TV This Week: ‘A Cry in the Dark’ and ‘The Masked Singer’

Between network, cable and streaming, the modern television landscape is a vast one. Here are some of the shows, specials and movies coming to TV this week, Sep...

RS Charts: DaBaby’s ‘Rockstar’ Returns to Number One

The Rolling Stone Top 100 chart tracks the most popular songs of the week in the United States. Songs are ranked by song units, a number that combines audio str...

Xperi : and FM-world Partner to Expand Coverage of DTS Connected Radio Services in Italy and Beyond

The integration of FM-world content into the Xperi platform feeds live data and streams to the DTS Connected Radio system for Italian broadcasters and all FM-wo...

Time for full digitisation of radio

WE at the Jamaica Observer have a stake in the transformation of Jamaica into a digital society. It would give us a tremendous opportunity to continue to better...

EU issues digital radio

LONDON, UK — The European Electronic Communications Code (EECC), which entered into force on 20 December 2018, must be transposed into national legislation by E...

‘Stuttering John,’ of Howard Stern fame, sues Sirius XM

NEW YORK John Melendez, who became known as Stuttering John as a longtime sidekick to radio and television host Howard Stern, has sued Sirius XM Holdings Inc fo...

Anti-Trump GOP Group to Spend $10 Million Focused on Suburban Women

LINCOLN PROJECT AFFILIATE WILL SPEND AT LEAST $10 MILLION on a digital, TV and direct mail campaign aimed at suburban voters, especially women, in four swing st...

TStv names Demola Olarewaju as Head of Corporate Affairs

TStv Africa, Nigeria’s foremost direct-to-home pay TV operator, has appointed Demola Olarewaju as its new head of corporate affairs. Demola Olarewaju, an astute...

Kapuso journalists join Deped’s Teacher-Broadcaster Training Program

GMA broadcast journalists Jessica Soho, Arnold Clavio, Kara David, Sandra Aguinaldo, and Atom Araullo are taking part in the Department of Education (DepEd)’s T...

Unique SberBox smart streamer for any TV with HDMI ports: video, music, games, and even hairdresser appointments

Sber has unveiled an innovative device, a multimedia set-top box / media player called the SberBox, which comes with a family of Salute virtual assistants and v...

Comcast and REVOLT Sign Agreement to Expand the Network’s Availability to Millions More Viewers in Over 30 Markets

On September 29, REVOLT will be added in HD to the Xfinity Digital Starter package in Philadelphia, Northern New Jersey, Orlando, West Palm Beach, Ft. Myers, Ja...

VMware (VMW) Down 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

It has been about a month since the last earnings report for VMware (VMW). Shares have lost about 0.9% in that time frame, outperforming the S&P 500. Will the r...

Quad countries deliberating on common approach on 5G technology

"Noting the importance of digital connectivity and secure networks, the officials discussed ways to promote the use of trusted vendors, particularly for fifth g...

Motorola One 5G review: Incredible value with Frankensteined features

But to hit that $445 price, Motorola made compromises. The screen is an LCD instead of OLED so the colors aren't terribly accurate. It only has 4GB of RAM (comp...

Apple Watch 6 on the defensive after Galaxy Watch 3 MAJOR upgrade

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 has an awful lot going for it, especially in the world of health and fitness, but now owners in the US have another helpful feature t...

Samsung's less expensive Galaxy S20 FE is 'very much a response' to the pandemic

Samsung's Galaxy S20 FE starts at $699, which is $300 less than the regular S20. Samsung. Samsung has another Galaxy S20 for its fans, and the device has been t...

Tadej Pogacar’s Tour de France yellow jersey sold for charity

UAE Team Emirates' Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar is doing his bit to help people back home in his country. Pogacar's yellow jersey was sold for €47,000 ...

Houston Public Media Announces $8 Million Anonymous Gift

Houston Public Media is located in the LeRoy and Lucile Melcher Center for Public Broadcasting. Houston Public Media has received an $8 million testamentary gif...

The Latest: New York City to expand outdoor dining

The mayor told WNYC public radio he wants the model to become “part of the life of New York City for years and generations to come.” With cooler weather coming,...

Tour Champion Pogacar's Yellow Jersey Sold for Charity

Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar’s yellow jersey was sold for 47,000 euros ($54,000) Friday in a charity auction organized by Slovenia’s national public ra...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

Chingo Bling and Paul Wall get 'Screwed Up' on new single

Chingo Bling and Paul Wall throw up their H's on "Screwed Around," an ode to the city's slab culture and more. The song came together during the pandemic lockdo...

Arts & Entertainment

Fayez Sarofim’s name will adorn the next building at Rice University, a $25 million home for the Visual and Dramatic Arts Department that further defines an art...

100 greatest Rock and Roll Hall of Fame songs of the 1980s

It’s the decade when the biggest pop stars of all time reached their peaks. It’s when the post-disco era of dance music took shape. It’s when alternative rock h...

DJ MistaJam leaving BBC radio after 15 years

Real name Peter Dalton, MistaJam was born in Nottingham and began DJing at local events as a teenager before taking on a role at a local pirate radio station. ...

Billboard goes up showing Bristol's first Black female DJs

A new billboard has gone up in St Werburghs in celebration of one of the first Black female DJs in Bristol who 'changed the Bristol music scene'. The DJ and art...

Patrick Freyne: 'For personal writing, people need to feel they're in safe hands

PATRICK FREYNE IS best known as a journalist, but scratch the surface of his life and you’ll find lots of unexpected stories lurking. Think camping on wasteland...

What Have We Become?

My friend and mentor the much-missed Gordon Wilson used to run Radio Free Scotland, a pirate radio station supporting Independence. It was entirely illegal broa...

It happened today – this day in history – August 15

1968: Pirate Radio Free London begins transmitting. 1969: The three-day Woodstock Festival began on Max Yasgur’s 600 acre farm in Bethel outside New York. Atten...