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Community Invited To Amateur Radio Club Field Day

The community is invited to see a demonstration of amateur radios in action from noon to noon Sunday at the North Mesa Picnic Grounds off North Mesa Road. The Los Alamos Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the National Amateur Radio Field Day 24-hour emergency preparedness exercise.

Amateur radio operators to hold 24-hour demo in Lindenhurst

In the age of electronics, amateur radio operators want to educate Long Islanders on the benefit of off-the-grid communications. Just as hurricane season begins, the Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club beginning Saturday afternoon is holding its annual Field Day, an emergency preparedness test and 24-hour demonstration of the power of radio.

Deutsche Welle sees Russian international broadcasters as threat to European ideas

BERLIN, June 23. /TASS/. German public international broadcaster Deutsche Welle has said in its report on its plans and objectives for this year presented to the German Bundestag (parliament) on Friday that it regards the work of its Russian counterparts as a threat to European values.

Du launches new teleport facility in Dubai

UAE-based telecom services operator du has launched its new state-of-the-art teleport facility in Dubai which is aimed at adding even more benefits for regional broadcasters. The new upgraded facility, located in Al Qudra area of Dubai, has been built to accommodate 50 earth station antenna systems with further room for expansion.

Midland Amateur Radio Club preparing for local emergencies

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - In West Texas, severe weather can pop up at a moments notice, but preparations for disasters start ahead of time. For David Overton, amateur radio is a hobby that has some responsibility. "We can get the messages through that people need," said Overton.

Midland Amateur Radio Club preparing for local emergencies

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - In West Texas, severe weather can pop up at a moments notice, but preparations for disasters start ahead of time. For David Overton, amateur radio is a hobby that has some responsibility. "We can get the messages through that people need," said Overton.

Midland Amateur Radio Club preparing for local emergencies

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - In West Texas, severe weather can pop up at a moments notice, but preparations for disasters start ahead of time. For David Overton, amateur radio is a hobby that has some responsibility. "We can get the messages through that people need," said Overton.

Ham radio club hopes to hone skills, inspire hobbyists in annual field day

Faribault, MN (55021) Today. Considerable cloudiness. A stray severe thunderstorm is possible. High 77F. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.. Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms during the evening. Partly cloudy skies after midnight. A few storms may be severe. Low near 65F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Thirty Percent Of Russians Now Identify As Muslims – OpEd

The most Orthodox places were Samara, where 57 percent said they were Orthodox Christians, Nizhny Novgorod and Perm (53 percent), Novosibirsk (49 percent), St. Petersburg and Krasnoyarsk (43 percent), Voronezh (41 percent). The most Muslim places were Kazan (72 percent), Krasnodar (43 percent),....

Du announces new Teleport Facility

Du has announced its new satellite Teleport Facility, located in the Al Qudra area of Dubai, away from planned commercial and residential real-estate developments. The new upgraded facility covers an area of 75,000 sq. meters and has been built to enable the expanding requirements of du broadcast....

Local community things to know and do for the Whittier area for June 21, 2017

WHITTIER. # Comments Author to speak about global warming. Craig Hover, author of ȁ#x201c;A World To Come Home To: Ending Global Warming in Our Lifetime, will present a slide show at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Whittwood branch library, 10537 Santa Gertrudes Ave. WHITTIER. Ham radio club to hold Field Day.

du Announces New du Teleport Facility

Dubai, UAE, 20th June 2017 du announced its new Teleport Facility, located at Al Qudra area in Dubai, away from planned commercial and residential real-estate developments. The new upgraded facility covers an area of 75000 sq. meters and has been built to enable the expanding requirements of du....

du Announces New du Teleport Facility

Through its teleport, du serves regional and international Broadcasting customers. The number of TV channels being uplinked by its current teleport facility has grown by 600% since it started operations in 2004. The new world-class facility at Al Qudra Site will cater to the growth in demand of satellite TV offering state of the art technology.

Russian Regions in Deep Trouble: In Most, Only One Household In Five Has Money For More Than Food – OpEd

Made responsible for ever more unfunded liabilities, regional government shave have cut their budget deficits by more than 90 percent; but the consequences of that are that the population is suffering even more than would otherwise be the case, Anastasiya Bashkatova writes in Nezavimaya gazeta....

Amateur radio 'Field Day' to be June 25-26

QUINCY -- Members of the Western Illinois Amateur Radio Club and the Hannibal Amateur Radio Club will join for the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, at the Emergency Operations Center at the Adams County American Red Cross building, 3000 N. 23rd.

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QUINCY -- Members of the Western Illinois Amateur Radio Club and the Hannibal Amateur Radio Club will join for the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, at the Emergency Operations Center at the Adams County America. QUINCY -- Quincy University will close its Percussion Ensemble Camp with a concert at 4 p.

METRO DIGEST || Amateur Radio Club demo

Ham radio demo. West Middlesex, Pa. The Mercer County Amateur Radio Club will be demonstrating Amateur Radio at 44 Elliot Road, Saturday and next Sunday. The public is invited to see ham radio’s new capabilities and learn how to get your own FCC radio license before the next disaster strikes.

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According to a new report by the Russian7 channel, approximately 2.5 million ethnic Russians changed their identity from Russian to that of the titular nationality. Of these approximately two million are in Ukraine ( The other decline in the number of ethnic Russians there reflected natural....

BBC Learning English

MUMBAI: BBC Learning English has launched special content for Thai-speaking learners. BBC Learning English - Thai is now live on the BBC Learning English website as well as Facebook and Instagram channels. BBC Thai features selected material on its Facebook page and other social-media channels.

Five Reasons Why The Day Of Russia Isn’t Russia’s Independence Day – OpEd

By Paul Goble There are five reasons why the Day of Russia that country’s population mark today without fully understanding what it means has not and is unlikely to become an equivalent of Independence Day in the United States or Bastille Day in France, according to Maksim Artemyev.

War against Qatar but without the violence

By Farid Mirbagheri. Riyadh must have something very solid in hand against Qatar to sever all ties with Doha in concert with seven other states. The severity of the action by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE, Yemen, Bahrain, Libya, Maldives and Mauritius, whereby the air space and land routes of many of....

Ashgabat Promises World Class Sporting Events At AIMAG 2017

By Nur Ashikin Abdul Aziz KUALA LUMPUR, June 10 (Bernama) -- Turkmenistan, which will host the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017) in less than 100 days, promised to deliver an unforgettable days of world class sporting competition for athletes from 62 Asia Pacific countries, said its Ambassador to Malaysia Yazkuli Mammedov.

Matviyenko Edges Toward Acknowledgement Of Putin’s Aggression Against Ukraine – OpEd

By Paul Goble Since 1945, Moscow has been involved in approximately 50 military conflicts abroad, most of which it denied at the same but 39 of which Soviet and Russian officials eventually acknowledged and of which are now officially recognized in the Russian law “about veterans,” Yury Khristenzen says.

We spoke to the boy speaking to people around the world

Ben Cridland, a 10-year-old boy who took his first steps into the world of amateur radio by taking and passing a set of exams to allow him to broadcast on the airways, is the youngest member of Burton's amateur radio club, which has roughly 15 members, with most at least thirty years older than him.

Brexit Effect Could Hit Russia – OpEd

By Paul Goble While the party of power seems to be in total control of elections both in the regions and for the country as a whole, all candidates must recognize that the worldwide anti-elite wave that led to Brexit and other unexpected changes in Western countries could come to Russia and affect....

Radio host convicted in Minneapolis Ponzi scheme loses bid to overturn his sentence

Purchase: Order Reprint A Minneapolis salesman who peddled investments in foreign currencies on the radio failed to convince a federal judge that his conviction in a $194 million Ponzi scheme should be overturned because his attorney had conflicts of interest.

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Somalia: Radio Garowe fundraising for Mogadishu victims

GAROWE, Puntland - The independently-owned Radio Garowe (RG), the sister publication of Garowe Online launched a fundraising campaign for Mogadishu truck bombin...

Harris supplying tactical radios to Navy, Marines

"This award stems from our successful long-standing track record of developing and delivering the most advanced family of tactical radios," Chris Young , presid...

US Department of Navy Awards Harris Corporation $765 Million IDIQ Contract for Tactical Radios

Highlights: Supports current and emerging Department of Navy tactical radio requirements; Includes the Harris AN/PRC-117G, AN/PRC-152A and the new AN/PRC-160 ra...

When smartphones fail: How students in a ham radio club are helping Puerto Rico

How the Garden School got involved. The Amateur Radio Club started about a year ago, says teacher John Hale. It was part of a process of trying to teach the stu...

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Stephen Bannon has left the Trump administration. But he's still having an influence at a government agency many outside of Washington hav...

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By Paul Goble One of the defining characteristics of the Putin years has been Moscow’s fear that someone somewhere will succeed in launching a color revolution ...

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By Paul Goble On Saturday evening after the commemoration of the anniversary of the Russian sacking of Kazan in 1552, a second meeting was held among representa...

Tatar Activist Calls On All Non-Russians To Vote Against Putin – OpEd

Second, her words underscore the centrality of the language issue for the non-Russians and demonstrate that Putin by his incautious language concerning the righ...

Russian Personality Cults From Kerensky To Putin – OpEd

By Paul Goble Leader cults have been an integral part of the Russian political system from the time the tsar was overthrown up to today, but they have evolved o...

Experts say Chilean poet Neruda did not die of cancer

An international team of scientists says Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer, as officials in Chile had said. The panel of experts focus...

England keeper Joe Hart has 'watch, phone and wallet stolen by moped gang on way back from training'

England international keeper Joe Hart is reportedly the latest victim of moped gangs currently terrorising London. The 30-year-old is said to have had a smart p...

Lobster seized at Halifax airport amid tensions over Indigenous fishery

Lobster boats head to drop their traps from Digby, N.S. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. Fisheries officials have seized three tonnes of lobster amid tensions over t...

Experts say Chilean poet Neruda did not die of cancer

SANTIAGO, Chile — An international team of scientists says Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer, as officials in Chile had said. The pane...

Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggage

WASHINGTON (AP) � First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them on from checked luggage on...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

AP — Israel’s right-wing government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world...

68-year-old presenter plays Fat Boy Slim on new Christian radio show

A SELF-described "silver-surfer" is broadcasting her own Christian radio show. Eve Robertson, of Knightwick, launched her show on Longside Radio, a not-for-prof...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 - Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 - Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 – Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

Kidnapped Italian priest released in Nigeria with 2 others

MILAN (AP) - Italy's foreign minister says an Italian priest kidnapped last week in Nigeria has been freed and is in good shape. The Rev. Maurizio Pallu was rel...

This well-connected Texas Republican might challenge Ted Cruz ‘to get things done’

The strongest challenge to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’s 2018 Texas re-election campaign might come from a Christian TV executive with a Republican legacy that goes back...

FAKE NEWS! Donald Trump appears to claim he INVENTED the word 'fake'

DONALD Trump appears to have claimed he invented the word "fake" during an interview in the US. The President made the bizarre statement while talking to one of...

Donald Trump takes credit for 'fake news', but dictionary disputes

Donald Trump has appeared to take credit for coining the word "fake" in his fight against the media, saying it is "one of the greatest of all terms" he has come...

Little Richard Says He’s Not Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Little Richard Says He Isn’t Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

CBS Corporation : Launches Exchange Offer To Split-Off CBS Radio

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) ("CBS") today announced the commencement of an exchange offer for the separation o...

Digital radio broadcasting issues to be discussed under TRAI aegis in Delhi on 25 Oct

NEW DELHI: An Open House Discussion is being held later this month on the Consultation Paper issued earlier this year on Digital Radio Broadcasting by the Telec...

Yi-Ran Sun

Sammanfattning : As an interface between radio receiver front-ends and digital signal processing blocks, sampling devices play a dominant role in digital radio ...

Jobs safe at Devon radio station

Staff at Breeze radio South Devon are today celebrating after being told their jobs are safe. Ofcom has announced it is re-awarding the licence for South Devon ...

Classic FM’s video game show is returning for a second series

Classic FM is bringing back High Score , a weekly radio show dedicated to video game music. The first series ran for six weeks in April and May, and was present...

Flow Offering FOX Free View!

Castries, Saint Lucia, October 13, 2017 – The undoubted television highlight of this weekend (specifically, Sunday, October 22nd 2017) is the season premiere of...

Deviser Instruments Introduces the DS2831 Digital TV Spectrum Analyzer Family Enabling a Smooth Transition to OFDM and DOCSIS 3.1 HFC Networks

Press Release Deviser Instruments Introduces the DS2831 Digital TV Spectrum Analyzer Family Enabling a Smooth Transition to OFDM and DOCSIS 3.1 HFC Networks. C...

China Digital TV : Received Appeal Decision

BEIJING Oct. 19, 2017 PRNewswire / -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (OTS: STVVY) ('China Digital TV' or the 'Company'), a leading provider of cloud platfor...

China Digital TV Received Appeal Decision

BEIJING Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (OTS: STVVY) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platfor...

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

Two of the search giant's "Project Loon" balloons are already over the country enabling texts, emails and basic web access to AT&T customers with handsets that ...

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Google’s parent Alphabet Inc. says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cel...

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

By RYAN NAKASHIMA AP Techonlogy Writer. MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) - Google's parent Alphabet Inc. says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet ...

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

Google's parent Alphabet Inc. says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked...

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) - Google's parent Alphabet Inc. says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cel...

Report Claims Nissan Subpar Vehicle Inspections Go Back 20 Years

. By Christopher Smith Nissan neither confirmed or denied the claim. in Japan could have ties stretching back 20 years, according to a report from Apparently,...

New era for public broadcasting anticipated

Public broadcasting is to benefit from a Labour-NZFirst-Green government, a lobby group says, and it is not too concerned which of the plans proposed by Labour ...

Native American leaders seek federal climate change action

Tribal leaders attending this week's National Congress of American Indians in Milwaukee told Wisconsin Public Radio that recent wildfires and hurricanes are a s...

Native American leaders seek federal climate change action

Purchase: Order Reprint MILWAUKEE — Native American leaders gathering for a Milwaukee convention are asking the Trump administration to do more to combat climat...

Native American leaders seek federal climate change action

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Native American leaders gathering for a Milwaukee convention are asking the Trump administration to do more to combat climate change. Tribal le...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

Vic man charged with pirate transmissions A Victorian man has been charged following an investigation into pirate radio transmissions that interfered with emergency service radio networks.

A man has been charged with making pirate transmissions that interfered with emergency services radio networks. Police charged the 42-year-old man with causing ...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI — A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC s...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) — A pirate radio station popular in Miami’s Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) - A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

“There’s nothing funny about pirate radio, which interferes with the lawful use of the airwaves and can disrupt public safety communications,” FCC Chairman Ajit...