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3 hotbeds of European soccer ready to resume in earnest

When the coronavirus gripped Europe in early April, the prospect of professional soccer resuming this season felt unfeasible and even unethical. Yet, over the next seven days, the sport will make its return in three powerhouse countries that were among the hardest hit by the pandemic — Italy, Spain and England.

3 hotbeds of European soccer ready to resume in earnest

With spectators not allowed in stadiums, Zoom walls and cardboard cutouts have replaced fans in the stands. A swab test for COVID-19 is as much part of the pre-match routine for players as stretching their muscles. Artificial crowd noise is now the soundtrack for matches for TV viewers, with soccer....

3 hotbeds of European soccer ready to resume in earnest

When the coronavirus gripped Europe in early April, the prospect of professional soccer resuming this season felt unfeasible and even unethical. Yet, over the next seven days, the sport will make its return in three powerhouse countries that were among the hardest hit by the pandemic — Italy, Spain and England.

Tracing The Origins Of The Coronavirus | Short Wave | NPR

week-at-a-glance (June 8 – June 12) view of our new television schedules to meet the needs of students at home. that align with the programming for Tuesday, June 9th. #LearnAtHome Tracing The Origins Of The Coronavirus | Short Wave | NPR.

How the Airwaves Were a Catalyst to Rwanda’s Genocide

In July 1993, Radio Television Libre des Mille Collines (RTLM) was created. There was Radio Rwanda, the national radio station which was controlled by the government, and a few other radio stations that could be heard by short wave. There were some radical journalists at Radio Rwanda, but there was still a degree of moderation.

A Loss for Anti-Trump Media Forces: Michael Pack Confirmed

After a delay of two years, on Thursday the U.S. Senate confirmed Michael Pack as the new chief executive officer of the U.S. Agency for Global Media, which oversees Voice of America. About time! Pack’s confirmation follows a period of unconscionable delay, strategizing, and obstructionism by....

'Music to kill to': Rwandan genocide survivors remember RTLM

Songs of hate. In July 1993, RTLM was created. It was a turning point. We had very few radio stations before then. There was Radio Rwanda, the national radio station which was controlled by the government, and a few other radio stations that could be heard by short wave.

US Senate Approves Trump Nominee to Head US Broadcasting

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Senate Thursday approved President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the federal agency that oversees Voice of America and other international broadcasting entities. On a 53-38 party-line vote, the Republican-controlled Senate approved....

US Senate Approves Trump Nominee to Head US Broadcasting

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Senate Thursday approved President Donald Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the federal agency that oversees Voice of America and other international broadcasting entities. On a 53-38 party-line vote, the Republican-controlled Senate approved....

Can South Korea's 'K-Bio' speed up COVID-19 vaccine development? PT 3

* All Arirang Programs are Sponsored by the Communications Development Fund of Korea Communications Commission. Arirang Tower, 2351, Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06713, Rep. of KOREA; Tel : E-mail : Copyright Since 1996, The Korea International Broadcasting Foundation All Rights Reserved.

Nashville weather: It's about to get summertime hot

Following a "hot, humid and yucky" day, Wednesday may see some thunderstorms overnight, the National Weather Service says. Although the chance is minimal, only at 20%, the possibility of storms will linger through Friday, the forecast shows. This is thanks to a weak shortwave that is predicted to move in overnight Tuesday.

Zap! Killing the Coronavirus With UV Light Shows Promise

We’ve known for a century that UVC light, a highly energetic shortwave form of UV light, is capable of destroying viruses on a cellular level — and scientists are hopeful the same technology could be used against the coronavirus that causes COVID. China has been leading the charge, using UVC light....

Society after Coronavirus essay #5: International Healthcare Co-operation

By Matthew Parish. Behind the scenes, the European Union has been playing a major role in coordinating the responses to the Covid-19 pandemic across Europe. This has been achieved not by way of legislative decrees emanating from Brussels; the policy consequences of ordering that people remain locked....

Showers return after a dry weekend

Sunny Sunday... What a nice day! Most of us got to the low to mid 70s across the board. We had a breeze out of the south from 5-10 mph with plenty of sunshine. Areas across SE MN saw some more clouds as an approaching shortwave moved in. We can expect a pleasant evening with a low of 59 overnight and increasing clouds for everyone.

CWI announces big cuts in incomes

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC): Cricket West Indies (CWI) has slashed staff and player incomes in half, in an attempt to remain viable amid mounting financial troubles due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. Describing the move as a “temporary measure”, the board said in a statement Friday that it “deeply....

Windies players face 50 per cent cut from CWI

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Cricket West Indies have slashed staff and player incomes in half, in an attempt to remain viable amidst mounting financial troubles due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. Describing the move as a “temporary measure”, the board said in a statement Friday that it “deeply....

Newcastle United still owed huge sum for outgoing transfers

Newcastle United are owed £48million in transfer fees following outgoing business in recent windows. The latest accounts reveal the considerable sum with deals such as the £27million sale of Aleksandar Mitrovic to Fulham and Adam Armstrong to Blackburn, which could rise to £3million, thought to be....

CWI slashes staff, player incomes by 50 per cent

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – Cricket West Indies (CWI) has slashed staff and player incomes in half, in an attempt to remain viable amidst mounting financial troubles due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. Describing the move as a “temporary measure”, the board said in a statement Friday that it “deeply....

Putin’s Efforts To Defeat Ukraine Diplomatically And Economically Have Failed Leaving Him With Only A Military Option – OpEd

The former chief of the Ukrainian general staff suggests that Kyiv can be quite proud of its diplomatic successes and its moves to reduce its dependence on Russian energy supplies and transit, but it must recognize that Putin has not given up plans to defeat and partition Ukraine ( That means that....

Newcastle United reveal they have almost doubled profits in last 12 months

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Press Release: The Circassians: Past, Present and Future – In Remembrance of Paul Henze and Kemal Karpat

On May 21, 2007, a day regarded as Circassian Memorial Day by the Circassian Diaspora, the Jamestown Foundation hosted a one day conference entitled: The Circassians: Past, Present, and Future. Participating in that event were some of the world’s leading experts on the North Caucasus – including two giants of the field – Paul B.

No mass gatherings for Eid’l Fitr

MANILA, Philippines All rites that involve mass gatherings in public places or in mosques during the Eid’l Fitr are prohibited, the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) said yesterday. “There is a marching order from the Philippine National Police to guard mosques and implement directives....

New Study Finds Cars Parked in The Sun Can Effectively Kill Coronavirus With Heat

A recent study by the University of Georgia has found out that a car’s greenhouse effect, resulting from the sun’s shortwave radiation sneaking past the automotive glass, could kill the Coronavirus. The study found out that even on days when the outside temperature was close to 21 degree Celsius,....

These farm animal stereotypes are debunked with science

, BDN Staff May 21, 2020 6:00 pm Lately, I spend a lot of time listening to podcasts. One that I especially love is Shortwave, a short daily science podcast from NPR. A recurring segment that they have on the show is called “Animal Slander,” where hosts Maddy Sofia and her guests debunk common myths about animals by talking to scientists.

'GOD TV' spat exposes tensions between Israel, evangelicals

JERUSALEM (AP) — An evangelical broadcaster who boasted of miraculously securing a TV license in Israel now risks being taken off the air over suspicions of trying to convert Jews to Christianity. The controversy over "GOD TV" has put both Israel and its evangelical Christian supporters in an....

Senate Panel Approves Nominee to Lead US Government Broadcasting

WASHINGTON - A key Senate panel on Thursday approved President Donald Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Agency for Global Media, the federal agency that oversees Voice of America and other international broadcasting entities. On a 12-10 party-line vote, the Republican controlled Senate Foreign Relations....

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Storm 5 Alert: Strong storms with threat of damaging wind, flooding on Tuesday afternoon

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Stay weather aware on Tuesday as strong storms with the threat of damaging wind are possible. A Storm 5 Alert is in effect from 11 a.m...

Clay Co. Ham Radio Club conducts Relay League Field Day

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Clay County Amateur Radio Club had it's annual Relay League Field Day today. Using solar panels and alternate power sources, t...

Dennis Mattinson’s Thursday Weather

THU JUN 25 2020 WEATHER DISCUSSION: Not truly exceptional for this time of year, but our heat wave is still living up to the first week of Summer. The ridge res...

Radio Free Trump Decapitating America’s state-funded media

I N COMMUNIST times, recalls Stoyana Georgieva, editor-in-chief of the Bulgarian news website mediapool.bg, her grandfather would listen in secret to the Americ...

OPINIONISTA: An honest look back at radio amid Eusebius McKaiser storm

The Twitter storm that erupted after the announcement that Eusebius McKaiser was leaving 702 reminded me of the toxic legacy apartheid has left in South African...

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German Museum of Bonn. The Deutsches Museum in Bonn, which specialises in the history of science and technology in Germany, is offering free admission to all of...

Like father like son: Joy as James Orengo's son Bob gets admitted to the bar

- Bob Orengo was admitted to the bar in an event that was presided over by Chief Justice and the president of the Supreme Court David Maraga on Friday, July 3. ...

Amid Hong Kong tumult, is Tokyo's financial moment finally here?

TOKYO -- A long-time plan to develop Tokyo as a major international financial center is getting a new twist -- prompting skeptics to reassess their views. The i...

President Kovind inaugurates celebrations organised by IBC on occasion of Asadha Poornima

New Delhi, July 04 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the celebrations organised by International Buddhist Confederation (IBC) on the occasion of Asad...

Federal government to limit overseas arrivals at Sydney Airport

The federal government will cap overseas arrivals into Sydney Airport at 450 people per day as NSW faces pressure on its capacity to quarantine returned travell...

UK Announces Greek Passengers No Longer Have to Quarantine

Tourists from Greece will now be able to travel to the UK without having to be quarantined. After much deliberation, the UK has finally included Greece on the l...

Symmetry, Vol. 12, Pages 376: A 3D Mask Presentation Attack Detection Method Based on Polarization Medium Wave Infrared Imaging

Facial recognition systems are often spoofed by presentation attack instruments (PAI), especially by the use of three-dimensional (3D) face masks. However, nonu...

Sensors, Vol. 20, Pages 900: DMD Mask Construction to Suppress Blocky Structural Artifacts for Medium Wave Infrared Focal Plane Array-Based Compressive Imaging

With medium wave infrared (MWIR) focal plane array-based (FPA) compressive imaging (CI), high-resolution images can be obtained with a low-resolution MWIR senso...

AIR battles 5-hr ‘blackout’ hitch as Prasar Bharti eyes digital switch

Avid radio listeners in many parts of Uttar Pradesh have reported what they call, a “curious disturbance” during the transmission from Lucknow centre of All Ind...

BBC to close Whitehaven medium wave transmitter which broadcasts Radio Cumbria

RADIO: A medium wave transmitter which broadcasts BBC Radio Cumbria in and around Whitehaven will be switched off later this year Picture: Google Maps. A MEDIU...

Trump says he 'hopes it's true' that he was chosen by God to be president

Donald Trump has responded to claims that he was chosen by God to be the President of the United States. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network...

If annexation doesn't happen in July, it won't happen at all, Israeli settler leaders fear

In recent weeks, settlers have attempted to apply pressure on the president through Christian evangelicals in the United States, including John Hagee , the Prot...

Settlement leader lobbies Evangelicals for help on sovereignty

A senior settlement leader is reaching out to Evangelical Christians in the US, urging them to lobby the White House to back an expanded version of the sovereig...

Trump makes shocking claim about being sent by GOD to be US President

Trump made the absurd remarks in an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network. In the interview, he was asked whether he agrees with Sarah Sanders, Mike...

Trump says people tell him ‘God put him here to be president’ during interview with Christian broadcaster

Donald Trump has revealed people close to him believe God put him in the Oval Office. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network, Trump was asked i...

LGBTQI refugees facing persecution in Kenya

Martin Okello, 29, fled to Kenya from his native Uganda to seek asylum and protection under the UN refugee agency. Okello’s life in Uganda was shattered in 2014...

LGBTQI refugees facing persecution in Kenya

Martin Okello, 29, fled to Kenya from his native Uganda to seek asylum and protection under the UN refugee agency. Okello’s life in Uganda was shattered in 2014...

Prayerwaves: Spirit FM's losses reduced by charitable donations

The company behind Christian radio station Spirit FM last year recorded a modest loss of €12,437 - but only after receiving charitable donations totalling €405,...

Men who pushed hydroxychloroquine could cure COVID-19 celebrate after Trump said he was taking it

Throughout Marcht, Rigano made a series of Fox News and conservative and Christian radio appearances to tout the idea that hydroxychloroquine 'cures' the corona...

John Paul II. Father Lombardi: “A mentor of the peoples, a shepherd of humanity”

Father Federico Lombardi's recollection of John Paul II, of whom he followed the entire pontificate, first as a young editor of Civiltà Cattolica and then as di...

Christian Songstress Gretchen Keskeys Strikes a Chord with Patriotic Video for 'God Will See Us Through’

NASHVILLE, TN, USA, July 2, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / -- In the midst of a global pandemic and civil unrest, a patriotic music video for the song "God Will See ...

God TV banned after trying to convert Jews to Christianity

God TV, a worldwide evangelical Christian television network, has been taken off the air in Israel after being accused of trying to convert Jews. The network, w...

God TV banned after trying to convert Jews to Christianity

God TV, a worldwide evangelical Christian television network, has been taken off the air in Israel after being accused of trying to convert Jews. The network, w...

Israel closes Christian television channel in rare move

The Hebrew-speaking "Shelanu" channel, which began airing in late April on GOD TV as part of a seven-year deal, will stop broadcasting this week, according to a...

Israel orders US-based Christian TV channel off the air

Israel officials announced Sunday they have withdrawn the broadcast license for a U.S.-based evangelical TV channel that they allege hid its missionary agenda w...

Analogue radio given 10-year stay of execution as the UK U-turns on DAB digital future

Analogue radio station licences will be extended for another 10 years, the UK government has said – entirely reversing plans to shut off FM and AM radio station...

Pure Radio’s Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside

on 102 & 106.6 FM. Perth’s own, and former Wave FM breakfast show host, Lynne Hogan will be hosting her show from 10am – 1pm, helping listeners get through the ...

Pure Radio’s Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside

Pure Radio's Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside. Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are getting ready to take the Dundee, Perth ...

IDGC of Centre JSC : Belgorodenergo implements the Digital Distribution Zone” project in Valuyki

02.07.2020. Belgorod power engineers completed the first stage of creating a digital Distribution Zone on the basis of the Valuysky Distribution Zone of 'Rosset...

Radio stations to be allowed to continue broadcasting via FM and AM for 10 more years

Radio stations will be allowed to continue broadcasting via analogue for another decade, the government has said, after several FM and AM commercial radio licen...

SABC has ‘big plans’ to migrate from analogue to digital

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has “big plans” to “as soon as possible” migrate from analogue to digital. This was revealed on Friday during ...

OnePlus TV 32Y1 vs Mi TV 4A Pro 32 vs Realme Smart TV 32: Comparing The Best 32-inch Android TVs

OnePlus has now entered the affordable smart TV space in India by launching its new Y-Series of televisions in two sizes – 32-inch and 43-inch. The OnePlus 32Y1...

ABS-CBN: Big Dipper no tax shield

“As far as tax payments... by Big Dipper, I think they are paying more or less correctly their taxes,” Albino Galanza, a regional director of the Bureau of Inte...

'May takot, kaba, trauma': Kim Chiu admits fear of speaking out amid latest ABS-CBN shutdown orders

MANILA Actress Kim Chiu admitted on Wednesday she now fears speaking out amid the latest blow to her home network ABS-CBN. Last Tuesday, separate cease and desi...

Palace distances from NTC’s halt order vs. ABS-CBN programs

MALACAÑANG ON Wednesday distanced itself from the latest move of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to issue two cease and desist orders stopping ...

This new 'standalone' 5G network leaves 4G behind

Vodafone is showcasig a so-called "standalone" 5G network in Coventry University, and hopes this will help unleash the technology's full potential. Until now, ...

Smart Cities

Smart cities integrate the Internet of Things, big data, cloud computing, mobile apps, and other IT innovation to improve the lives of citizens. The federal go...

5G rejiggered: The longer, rougher road ahead toward ubiquity

It's the small companies that could be most impacted by the pinch of supply chain constraints -- firms like Boulder, Colorado-based Comptek Technologies. Last F...

Global Massive MIMO Market Competitive Outlook ZTE Corporation, Sprint Corporation, China Mobile Limited , Bharti Airtel Limited, Deutsche Telekom AG, SmarTone Mobile Communications Limited,

Report 2020″ The Massive MIMO market research report gives vital proposals counseled by the modern specialists including market figures, benefit, supply, raw ma...

This new 'standalone' 5G network leaves 4G behind

Vodafone is showcasig a so-called "standalone" 5G network in Coventry University, and hopes this will help unleash the technology's full potential. Until now, ...

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of July 3, 2020

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Hickenlooper criticized for wearing Native American headdresses at Wyoming hunt

“This was a longstanding, traditional hunt,” Hickenlooper told Colorado Public Radio on Thursday. “The headdress was placed on my head by the hunt chief, Chief ...

China announces new retaliation against news outlets

The Chinese government stopped short, however, of announcing the expulsions of journalists at any of the four American organisations: The Associated Press, CBS ...

Beijing demands some US media submit information about China operations

China’s foreign ministry said Wednesday that the government has asked some US media news agencies to submit information about their operations in China. Associa...

China to AP, UPI: Report finances, properties

BEIJING : China on Wednesday announced that the China-based branches of Associated Press, United Press International, CBS and National Public Radio must declare...

What historians will see when they look back on 2020's coronavirus pandemic

Universities, archives and historical societies, ranging from the Smithsonian Natural Museum of American History to a tiny college radio station in Pennsylvania...

Abandon land for a less-taxing life

Suffolk fishermen will be familiar with the Principality of Sealand, a self-proclaimed micro-nation about eight miles off the coast on a disused Second World Wa...

Abandon land for a less-taxing life

Suffolk fishermen will be familiar with the Principality of Sealand, a self-proclaimed micro-nation about eight miles off the coast on a disused Second World Wa...

Tomatoes and Watermelons

From Naewna, May 27, 2017 Title: Fate of Thailand…!! Man on left: Turbulent city bombing. Koo Tee. [Early suspicion about the bombing at the military-run hospit...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...