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Ted Koppel's son, 40, found dead in NYC apartment

A son of former ABC News anchor Ted Koppel was found dead in an apartment after a day of bar hopping with a man he'd just met, a law enforcement official said Tuesday.

Dear Listeners: Liane Hansen Is Leaving

The longtime Weekend Edition Sunday host announces her plan to retire at the end of May 2011.

NASA Completes Critical Design Review of Landsat Data Continuity Mission

GREENBELT, Md., June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) reached a major milestone last week when it successfully completed its Mission Critical Design Review (CDR). (Logo:

Liane Hansen's Memorial Day Goodbye

After 20 years of hosting Weekend Edition Sunday Liane Hansen says goodbye to NPR. Memorial Day has always marked a time of change for Hansen -- and next year's will mark the end of her time behind the mic.

Two strangers and a break-up

IT IS over. The experiment to get Rudo Dumbutshena and David Malindi hitched has failed.

Rawlings Never Dies – Foot Soldiers and the Police Make him Stronger

Whenever I bury my face in my palm cogitating about the disastrous rapidity or frequency at which Ghana's human right laws are being infringed upon under President Mills' administration, tears well up in my eyes. Most often have tears trickled down my cheeks into my palm and on to the floor.

Civil Defense to conduct statewide siren warning test today

State Civil Defense will be conducting its monthly test of the outdoor siren warning system today.

Roper Industries to Present at J.P. Morgan Investor Conference

SARASOTA, Fla., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Roper Industries, Inc. announced that it is presenting at an investor conference sponsored by J.P. Morgan ...

Palace liquidation threat on hold

The deadline for the sale of Crystal Palace passes, but the Championship club remain hopeful of avoiding liquidation.

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....

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How to Cook With Your Microwave

Like so many of the most banal tools of modern life—duct tape, tampons, canned soup, the Internet—the microwave oven was born from the industry of war. Its key ...

Learning to Love My Microwave

Like so many of the most banal tools of modern life—duct tape, tampons, canned soup, the Internet—the microwave oven was born from the industry of war. Its key ...

Champions of the Pacific

A weekly sports show exploring the triumphs, struggles and passions of the Pasifika athlete. Wednesdays at 9:40pm or via shortwave and digital broadcast from ea...

Meteorological spring begins with a wintry feel before a quick turnaround

Out the door this morning, light snowfall has spread across the region. It will bring a light coating of snow to the roads. Take it slow and bundle up. Temperat...

CFP: Second Short Wave of Democratization in Latin America, 1943-63

Call for Papers: Second Short Wave of Democratization in Latin America, 1943-63. Doctoral students from across the Humanities and Social Sciences are invited to...

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NHK WORLD-JAPAN Presents "3.11 – Ten Years On," a Collection of New and Encore Programs to Commemorate 10-Year Anniversary of the Largest Earthquake Ever Recorded in Japan

Two-Month Programming Event Includes Premieres of Ken Watanabe – A Compassionate View Anime Supernova Work, and Sequel to Five Years, Five Stories Documentary. ...

Russian ‘Patriots’ Hate Gorbachev Because He’s Both A Russian And A European

Perhaps even more, they hate him because he gave life to the hope of Russian exile thinkers that the Russians themselves without help from outside would free th...

The Kremlin’s Latest Target Is Online Media

Recent events in Russia, most significantly the government’s Feb. 1 sentencing of Alexei Navalny to years in prison on false criminal charges following its fail...

Residents of occupied territories watch Dim TV channel

The state TV channel Dim started broadcasting on March 1 to residents of the temporarily occupied territories via the ASTRA-4A satellite. According to the chann...

Marriott plans to open over 60 new hotels in China

Hotel corporation Marriott International announced on Wednesday that it plans to open over 60 new hotels in China in 2021. The operation of these new hotels, as...

TIME magazine dedicates its cover to women leading India’s farmer protests

The TIME magazine has dedicated its international cover to the women who are leading the farmers’ protest at Delhi’s borders and have been camping for months de...

Golf: Obadofin Vows Improved Performance At Bayelsa Gov’s Cup

Top Nigerian golfer, Donatus Obadofin has assured of improved performance at the ongoing maiden Bayelsa State Governor’s Golf Cup Tournament. Obadofin, who amon...

KUALA LUMPUR, March 5 -- Vivocom International Holdings Bhd has remained upbeat about the prospects of the company and assured investors of the long-term potential investments in the company. [ read more ]

KUALA LUMPUR, March 5 -- Vivocom International Holdings Bhd has remained upbeat about the prospects of the company and assured investors of the long-term potent...

Azerbaijan doing everything to create new transport infrastructure in South Caucasus – Russian analyst

By Trend Azerbaijan is doing everything possible to create a new transport infrastructure in the South Caucasus, Trend reports referring to Stanislav Pritchin, ...

The long-serving Signal Radio stalwart presented his last show just days before his death

Tributes have been flooding in for legendary Stoke-on-Trent DJ Johnny Owen following his death just days after presenting his final show. The long-serving Signa...

Standard Liege v Rangers: Belgian side carry pedigree but lack key men

Perhaps it's just me, but the name Standard Liege evokes feelings of inexplicable nostalgia in the same way St Etienne or Hajduk Split do. Is it a memory of li...

What happens when self-described Christian prophets are wrong?

This track record created a loyal audience of hundreds of thousands of people who follow him on social media and hang on his predictions about such topics as th...

Christian Prophets Are on the Rise. What Happens When They’re Wrong?

Jeremiah Johnson, a 33-year-old self-described prophet, was one of the few evangelical Christians who took Donald J. Trump’s political future seriously back in ...

CBN News

Christian Broadcasting Network. The Christian Broadcasting Network is an American conservative evangelical Christian religious television network and production...

Straddling Senate and pulpit, Warnock highlights religious left's rise in the U.S.

Warnock's runoff election victory on Tuesday over incumbent Kelly Loeffler, the wealthy former chief executive of Bakkt, a cryptocurrency trading platform, is t...

Maxine Rice retiring from contemporary Christian radio station

"God has done great things and will continue blessing WGCA," Maxine Rice said. "WGCA was birthed in prayer and sustained by prayer. Only the work of our great G...

MIL-OSI Europe: Zollner: Day for victims of abuse an important moment for the Church

Source: The Holy See. Headline: Zollner: Day for victims of abuse an important moment for the Church. Father Hans Zollner, a member of the Pontifical Commission...

How ’90s Christian radio enabled Rush Limbaugh’s toxic views

The late Rush Limbaugh’s far-reaching and toxic impact on conservative America and the Republican party is well-known and well-documented. Still, there’s one as...

Update | PAJ in stand-off with Christian radio station

A push by Christian media workers from TBC Radio to join the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) has resulted in a dispute, with reports of a stand-off at Sunday...

In an interview with Vatican Radio the Grand Chancellor calls for an equitable distribution of the anti-Covid vaccine

, the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta talks about the priorities of the institution’s worldwide action in the wake of the Covid pandemic and of...

AP-NORC Poll: One-third of U.S. Adults Are Skeptical of COVID-19 Shots

It was repeated by Matt Helderman, 31, of Greer, South Carolina. “I want to see more security data,” said Helderman, a video editor and associate producer for C...

Jeremy Lin says faith kept NBA dream alive, launches US$200K charity grants in quarantine

New NBA G League signing Jeremy Lin has begun his quarantine in Santa Cruz ahead of the new season with the Warriors and the "Linsanity" star is keeping himself...

D-FW Christian TV network reportedly returned $3.9 million PPP loan after investigation into jet purchase

Dallas televangelist Marcus Lamb and his Daystar Television Network reportedly returned its $3.9 million Paycheck Protection Program loan after an investigation...

MIL-OSI Australia: ABC celebrates International Women’s Day 2021

Source: Australian Department of Communications. The ABC will mark International Women’s Day (IWD) on Monday 8 March 2021 with all-female line-ups and programs ...

Teofimo Lopez looking to LEAVE Top Rank and start his own Takeover Promotions after George Kambosos Triller fight

Unable to reach a deal with Top Rank, a frustrated Lopez took his mandatory bout with Kambosos Jr to a purse bid - which was won last week by Triller. And The T...

RTÉ confirms plans to cease radio broadcasts on DAB

RTÉ has announced it will cease transmission of its radio services on the Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) network on March 31 this year. However the broadcaster s...

RTÉ confirms plans to cease radio broadcasts on DAB

RTÉ has announced it will cease transmission of its radio services on the Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) network on March 31 this year. However the broadcaster s...

RTÉ confirms plans to cease radio broadcasts on DAB

RTÉ has announced it will cease transmission of its radio services on the Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) network on March 31 this year. However the broadcaster s...

[15 Years of TV Leadership] ① Samsung TVs – A Legacy of Innovation

From black and white to color, analog to digital, and digital to smart TVs­—Samsung Electronics has been there for all the key historic moments in the developme...

[15 Years of TV Leadership] ① Samsung TVs – A legacy of innovation – Samsung newsroom

From black and white to color, analog to digital, and digital to smart TVs, Samsung Electronics has been present at all key historical moments in TV development...

Judge Judy hangs up her afternoon-TV gavel after 25 years The people were real. The cases were real. The rulings were final. But who was the €40m-per-year TV personality that gave TV3 a daytime boost when it launched?

Who was Judge Judy? A quick-talking, hard-nosed litigator that presided over small-claims cases in front of television cameras, including CBS in the States and ...

India: Summary Of The Guidelines For Social Media Advertising By Influencers

Introduction. On 22 February 2021, the Advertising Standards Council of India ( ASCI ) released the draft guidelines for influencer advertising on digital media...

The DTVE Symposium returns with a session on Android TV – Digital TV Europe

Digital TV Europe announced the return of the DTVE Digital Symposium with a session on the benefits of Android TV for carriers in the cloud age, which will take...

Smart leads with best speed and mobile video experience in PH

Leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. continues to give subscribers the best mobile experience as it dominates the latest Mobile Network E...

T-Mobile, Like Verizon, Also Tells Users to Turn Off 5G to Save on Battery Life

(Photo by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images) Like Verizon, T-Mobile has also been telling users to turn off their phone’s 5G connectivity as a tip to sav...

MVP ready to hang up CEO hat after PLDT posted ‘stellar’ 2020

After four years and a massive network upgrade, PLDT bounced back in 2020 with strong results, led by its flagship wireless segment under Smart Communications, ...

The Patent Litigation Money Pit

Patent litigation, the Sport of Kings , does not come cheap, especially when the litigation transmogrifies into a multi-jurisdictional slugfest. When managing a...

VA, Air Force Test Out 5G in Hospital Settings

In February 2020, the VA Palo Alto Health Care System in California became the first Department of Veterans Affairs hospital, and one of the first hospitals in ...

Gallery: Vaccination of frontline workers starts on Saaremaa

Coronavirus vaccinations have started for frontline staff on the island of Saaremaa and it is hoped 300 police officers, rescue workers and lifeguards will be v...

KBS drops Ji Soo from 'River Where The Moon Rises' — Korean media

MANILA, Philippines South Korean actor Kim Ji Soo has reportedly been dropped by public broadcasting network KBS from his ongoing series "River Where The Moon R...

Mass evacuations as large quakes spark Pacific-wide tsunami alert

“People must leave beach areas and stop all water activities, and should not pick their children up at schools to avoid creating traffic jams,” emergency servic...

30 years later, echoes of largest in-land oil spill remain in Line 3 fight – Minnesota Public Radio News

Thirty years ago, on Wednesday March 3, 1991, the Line 3 pipeline ruptured in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, spilling 1.7 million gallons of crude oil onto the frozen...

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Vaccinations accelerate; disease data stable

Gov. Tim Walz is expected to speak at 2 p.m. on the arrival of a supply of Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Updated 1 p.m. Vaccination acceleration may finally be her...

Andrew Sun

has dabbled in many shades of the media spectrum for 25 years, from college radio, TV, print and online columnist to starting film festivals, managing music lab...

Hit-and-run driver left scene, went to journalism school — and delivered radio report on deadly incident

Only hours after he had struck a man with his car and left him to die, Matthew Kennedy found himself on air at his college radio station, doing a report about t...

Double gold for Limerick radio station

STAFF at a college radio station are celebrating this week after scooping two gold awards at a major ceremony. Wired FM, which is based at both Mary Immaculate ...

WOUB Experience Inspires Grad to Pay it Forward

. Posted on: Wayne Hepler graduated from Ohio University in 1980 and 1989. ATHENS, OH – In many ways, Wayne Hepler’s life has come full circle. As a mass commu...

HIP Video Promo presents: Ultra Major premieres a symbolic color palette music video "Disaster" on Metal Injection

Meanwhile, a pair of sketchy types lurk and jitter, one in a skeleton t-shirt and in need of a comb, the other burning white candles in her open palm. BROOKLYN,...

NBC jams Radio Biafra signals in Lagos – Official

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says it has jammed the signals of a pirate radio claiming to be “Radio Biafra” in most parts of Lagos. Ekanem Antia, ...

NBC jams Radio Biafra signals in Lagos

by Ada Ada The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has jammed the signals of a pirate radio claiming to be “Radio Biafra” in most parts of Lagos, an official...

NBC Jams Radio Biafra Signal

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has jammed the signals of a pirate radio claiming to be “Radio Biafra” in most parts of Lagos, an official of NBC has...

NBC Asks DSS, Police To Arrest Operators Of Radio Biafra

The National Broadcasting Commission has asked the Department of State Services and the Nigeria Police Force to arrest those behind a pirate radio's operations ...

DSS, police to arrest operators of Radio Biafra –NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission has asked the Department of State Security and the Nigeria Police Force to arrest those behind the operations of a pirate r...