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Paper Warns Palin Author of Deadly Force Law

Editorial Reminds Writer Who Moved Next Door to Former Gov. That Alaska Allows Deadly Force "In Protection of Life and Property"

Solomons star heads for Aussie Rules test

David Murray, Honiara Last Updated: Tue, 1 Jun 2010 22:29:00 +1000 Aussie Rules football is played in its homeland in the depths of winter. But up and coming player Freddie Unu'Felix is training in 30-degree humidity in Solomon Islands. Plenty of Pacific players have come to the game in Australia.

Photo call

What does Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's profile photo say about him? Nina Jones is a 17-year-old student who is one of the finalists in Radio 4's So you Want to Be a Scientist? She is designing an experiment looking at the psychology behind the photos people chose to represent themselves on their Facebook profile.

Roger Hodgson Brings Hugely Successful 2010 World Tour to Europe

Concluding the hugely successful South American leg of his 2010 World Tour, Roger Hodgson now heads to Europe for performances around the Continent this summer starting in Stadtallendorf, Germany June 5, and Trier, Germany June 6. Roger's tour continues in Norway, the Netherlands, Austria, Portugal,....

Is Mourinho the 'last bullet' of Florentino Perez? - Feature

Madrid - There is a feeling in Spain that Jose Mourinho is the last bullet of embattled Real Madrid president Florentino Perez....

Atheros Appoints Dan Rabinovitsj as Vice President and General Manager of Its Networking Business Unit

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/01/10 -- Atheros Communications, Inc. : http://www.atheros.com (NASDAQ: ATHR), a global leader in innovative technologies for wireless and wired communications, today announced that Dan Rabinovitsj has been appointed vice president and general manager of its Networking Business Unit.

Author takes aim at 'snide' Woman's Hour host

Oliver James, the television psychologist and author on parenting, has complained to the BBC over a clash with Jenni Murray, the Radio 4 Woman's Hour presenter, in which he claims he was "misrepresented".

Akermanis says media and footy can mix

Controversial Western Bulldogs star Jason Akermanis believes he can continue to combine media commitments with his AFL career despite his club's contrary view.

N.Korea 'Harassing Families of Defectors'

North Korean security officers are going house to house to ferret out defectors, the Asahi Shimbun reported from Shenyang, China on Monday quoting an informed source. The daily said officers have been harassing households after 6 p.m. since early April to check if the registered residents actually live there.

Critic's Notebook: A season with gusto

Gustavo Dudamel's remarkable first campaign with the Philharmonic was as exciting for its sheer adventurousness as for the conductor's promising future. On Oct. 3, 2009, the Los Angeles Philharmonic welcomed Gustavo Dudamel with a free, daylong concert at the Hollywood Bowl. It was a zoo.

Putin encourages peaceful protests – but beware the police beatings

Despite seemingly encouraging words about freedom of speech from Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister, Russian opposition activists were again beaten and detained when they tried to hold peaceful protests across the country yesterday.

Alistair bunkers down in aid of war restoration

THE long-forgotten 'Cold War' between the might of NATO and the Eastern Bloc is being painstakingly recalled by an Ulster man restoring an underground monitoring station (or bunker) – one of 58 scattered under the soil of Northern Ireland. (31/05/2010)

Israel seizes vessel, protesters say

Israeli naval ships seized control of a protest flotilla carrying humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip on Monday, killing at least 10 people and injuring several dozen, the Israeli military said. "Israe...

"Challenges" An Addiction Rehab Treatment & Relapse Prevention Program Sponsors Recovery Radio Show

Every Thursday Night Our 10 PM EDT Show On Holistic Lifestyles Radio- We Want To Thank Our Sponsor Challenges Program For Their Support of the Relapse Prevention Hour with Terry Gorski on WWNN 1470 AM Radio. Listen Live (PRWEB) -- Challenges Program is pleased to announce that every Thursday Night...

Belarus Activist Says RFE/RL Popular Among Prison Inmates

An opposition Belarusian activist recently released from prison says RFE/RL's programs in the Belarusian language are available on short wave in jails and are very popular among prison inmates.

Sirit, a Federal Signal Technologies Company, Awarded Contract With Defense Logistics Agency

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 -- Federal Signal Technologies company Sirit Corp. ("Sirit"), a global provider of radio frequency identification ("RFID") technology, announced today that it has been aw...

IPI says Ethiopian election was not free and fair

By Naomi Hunt | International Press Institute (IPI) Ethiopia's electoral board said on Tuesday that the ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and allied parties had won a Sunday election by a landslide. European Union chief election observer Thijs Berman praised the....

BBC World Service urged to boost online output

The BBC World Service must look to transfer more of its message to the world online and on to mobile telephones in order to counter potentially severe budget cuts and a sharp decline in its traditional shortwave audience, its director has told the Financial Times.

State Media in Burma Silent on Thai Unrest

While Thailand's increasingly volatile political crisis attracts the attention of much of the world's media, people in Burma are getting only a trickle of information about the situation in a country that is host to a vast Burmese migrant population. State-run television in Burma has provided scant....

Teijin Develops Advanced System for Managing Library Books

Teijin Fibers Limited, the core company of the Teijin Group's polyester fibers business, announced today a new book-management system comprising CELL FORM(tm), Teijin's two-dimensional communication sheet, and UHF-band RFID tags. A field trial of the system is now being conducted at Chiba University Library.

G'day Mate: Australian Defence Force Deploys Integrated RF Communication System

Australian government formally accepts MHFCS final version into service. (May 12/10) To provide Australian armed forces with an integrated communications system, the Australian Defence Force contracted with Boeing Defence Australia, a subsidiary of US-based Boeing, to deploy an integrated HF....

Eritrea: Interview with exiled journalist Biniam Simon (5/10/2010)

The people of Eritrea need the basic human rights of freedom of speech and thought. "We need to think freely and talk freely. If you write what the government wants you to, you know you are not reporting the news." DN

Author's Antarctic Adventure Subject of New Suspense Novel

Mystery, intrigue, adventure, and surviving the power of Mother Nature in the world's most dangerous climate all mark “Frozen in Time,” the new, largely autobiographical novel of a participant in the 16th Chilean Expedition to the Antarctic. Langhorne, PA (PRWEB) May 10, 2010 -- M...

(World Politics Review ) Choosing Stability Over Democracy in Ethiopia

Choosing Stability Over Democracy in Ethiopia Lauren Gelfand | Bio | 09 Mar 2010 World Politics Review NAIROBI, Kenya -- It's easy to confuse the interior of Nairobi's Habesha restaurant with a lost corner of Ethiopia. The smell of frankincense and thick, dark coffee waft through the air as the....

Sahara India Media CEO and Editor-in-Chief Sanjeev Srivastava quits

Barely after a four-month stint at Sahara India Media, Sanjeev Srivastava has quit as CEO and Editor-in-Chief.

VOA director writes open letter to Ethiopian listeners

By Andy Sennitt | Radio Netherlands The Voice of America (VOA) is expressing deep concern about the jamming of VOA broadcasts into Ethiopia and the blocking of VOA websites. In an open letter to Ethiopian listeners issued on World Press Freedom Day [3 May], VOA Director Danforth Austin said, “we are opposed to all efforts to [.

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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...

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO cam...

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO cam...

World Radio Lets Your Fingers Do the Walking

Listening to radio from distant countries used to take a shortwave rig, but thanks to the Internet we can now pull in streams from all over the globe from the c...

Excessive Heat over the Labor Day Weekend, breezy north and east winds will develop Monday night and continue into Tuesday

EPAC surface high builds through Oregon into the Great Basin Monday night into Tuesday as short wave troughing digs into the Intermountain West. North to east s...

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Beijing to complete construction of 10 venues for 2022 Winter Olympic Games by year end

With eight projects entering final stage and the construction of two venues being completed already, ten of the 13 construction projects for competition and tra...

Welcome to the world of public diplomacy

“Why did the West win the Cold War? Not by use of arms. Weapons did not breach the Iron Curtain. The Western invasion was by radio, which was mightier than the ...

Beijing to complete construction of 10 venues for

With eight projects entering final stage and the construction of two venues being completed already, ten of the 13 construction projects for competition and tra...

'Bulldozing the firewall': How journalists at Voice of America are rebelling against Trump's war on media The Independent

© Provided by The Independent. In an August memo as the new chief of the US Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the independent federal agency that oversees govern...

Chukwueze grabs assist as Villarreal return to winning ways against Eibar

The Nigeria international made a key contribution in his side’s victory against the Gunsmiths at Estadio de la Ceramica Samuel Chukwueze provided an assist to h...

Wolverhampton Wanderers transfer news: Premier League champions have sealed the arrival of Portugal international Diogo Jota from Nuno Espirito Santo's side after three years in the West Midlands

Jurgen Klopp has been reacting to Liverpool's £45 million move for Diogo Jota. The Portugal international has left Wolverhampton Wanderers after three seasons a...

'Oh my God!'

Jurgen Klopp has been reacting to Liverpool's £45 million move for Diogo Jota. The Portugal international has left Wolverhampton Wanderers after three seasons a...

'Oh my God!'

Jurgen Klopp has been reacting to Liverpool's £45 million move for Diogo Jota. The Portugal international has left Wolverhampton Wanderers after three seasons a...

Kaduna Marathon: 20 international athletes to participate in the event ― el-Rufai

The COVID-19 protocols would be strictly adhered to during the maiden Kaduna International Marathon 2020 billed for November 21, 2020. This was even as 20 inter...

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 Talk: Soaps ‘Ratched’ and ‘Filthy Rich’ bubble up

7 minutes ago. Actress Sarah Paulson starred in writer/producer Ryan Murphy’s “The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” and multiple seasons of “Ameri...

New this week: Alicia Keys, 'Filthy Rich' and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

Biden ups ante, spending $65M on ad blitz this week

Flush with fundraising dollars , Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden 's campaign announced Wednesday morning that it’s dishing out an eye-popping $65 mill...

Biden ups ante, spending $65M on ad blitz this week

Flush with fundraising dollars , Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden 's campaign announced Wednesday morning that it’s dishing out an eye-popping $65 mill...

iHeartMedia : Audi and iHeartRadio collaborate to bring Hybrid Radio® digital audio experience to select 2021 vehicles

Audi and iHeartRadio collaborate to bring Hybrid Radio digital audio experience to select 2021 vehicles Audi introduces Hybrid Radio experience that allows user...

Biden ups ante, spending $65M on ad blitz this week

Flush with fundraising dollars , Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden 's campaign announced Wednesday morning that it’s dishing out an eye-popping $65 mill...

BISD receives $718,468 school safety, security grant

The Brownsville Independent School District has received a $718,468 grant from the Texas Education Agency to upgrade radio communications and enhance safety and...

TVSquared and Blockgraph Launch Innovative TV and Cross-Channel Measurement Solution

, a global leader in TV measurement and attribution, and Blockgraph , a privacy-focused audience connectivity, collaboration and authentication platform for med...

GMA rides Hallyu Wave with new digibox channel

IN LATE June, TV network GMA entered the digital TV box fray with its Affordabox that was met with an “overwhelming response” and introduced a new digital chann...

Active DTH subscribers reach 70.26 million, Tata Sky solidifies its lead

KOLKATA: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today released ‘The Indian Telecom Services Performance Indicators’ data for the January- March’20 qua...

TVSquared : and Blockgraph Launch Innovative TV and Cross-Channel Measurement Solution

, a global leader in TV measurement and attribution, and Blockgraph , a privacy-focused audience connectivity, collaboration and authentication platform for med...

DrillTop Amplified HD Digital TV Antenna Best Ultra Long Range, Support 4K 1080p TV’s | Indoor Smart Switch Amplifier Signal Booster Award 2019 Patented Round Shape

Price: (as of – Details) Product Description _ [Very strong signal] our product offers one of the most powerful Ranges on the market. Powered with an upgraded s...

Apple Watch 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Which smartwatch is best?

Apple Watch 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Prices. The Apple Watch 6 and Galaxy Watch 3 have the same starting price of $399. This gets you either the 41mm model...

Smile Telecoms Appoints New Group Chief Executive Officer

Smile Telecoms, a Pan-African telecommunications group with operations in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has announced the ...

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 3 rugged tablet shows up: Specs and look revealed

Samsung has just introduced its Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ in the market but it’s not done yet. The firm might be getting ready to launch another tablet rumoured...

2020 Ford Super Duty proves that popularity doesn’t always mean mediocrity

Most powerful Super Duty yet launches with two new engine offerings including all-new advanced 7.3-liter gasoline V8 and upgraded third-generation 6.7-liter Pow...

Mobile data in Rwanda 11th cheapest in sub-Saharan Africa

Contrary to popular belief, eight out of the top 50 cheapest countries in the world for mobile data are in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is in stark contrast to the...

Ban in the US – TikTok wants to sue against Trump’s...

TikTok plans to challenge Donald Trump’s presidential decree against the video sharing app in court. This is reported by NPR (National Public Radio), citing a p...

US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies, sparking battle over replacement

In the days before her death, Ginsburg dictated a statement to her granddaughter Clara Spera, US public radio station NPR reported, saying that her "most ferven...

The Latest: Obama says GOP must be consistent on court vote

Hours before Ginsburg’s death was announced Friday, Alaska Public Radio asked GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski if she’d vote to confirm a high court nominee before Inaug...

Ginsburg’s death could ignite a political firestorm In a statement dictated this week to her granddaughter Clara Spera, National Public Radio reported, Ms. Ginsburg called for Mr. Trump not to appoint another justice before his term expires

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who became a folk hero to the left for her staunch defence of gender equality and civil liberties, died Friday e...

The Latest: GOP Sen. McSally wants vote on Trump court pick

Moderate Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said in an interview hours before the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was announced that she “would not v...

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...

Deja Vu All Over Again 43m ago

As I was preparing my playlist for this Friday’s airshift at my old college radio station’s reunion weekend I was reminded about how crappy the world was 50 yea...

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...

Lee’s regrets reflect his humility

More than 20 years ago, Taiwan’s airwaves belonged exclusively to the media of a certain political party and its associated community. At the time, we hoped tha...

Pirate Radio Concert To Be Held In Baltimore Harbor This Weekend

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The First Thursday Festival Series on the Canton Waterfront may not be happening because of the coronavirus pandemic, but this weekend Baltimo...