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Thermal cameras scanning for virus signs at Hawaii airports

Travelers are subject to body temperature screening by the thermal cameras as part of the state’s effort to prevent passengers from bringing COVID-19 to Hawaii, Hawaii Public Radio Monday. The scans of heat signatures in passengers departing transpacific flights determine if they have fevers.

Thermal cameras scanning for virus signs at Hawaii airports

Travelers are subject to body temperature screening by the thermal cameras as part of the state’s effort to prevent passengers from bringing COVID-19 to Hawaii, Hawaii Public Radio Monday. The scans of heat signatures in passengers departing transpacific flights determine if they have fevers.

In N.H. Town, Calls To Put Up Statue Of Black Revolutionary War Hero

With statues coming down around the country in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, New Hampshire Public Radio's Sean Hurley recently heard about one town in New Hampshire that is considering putting one up. Health care reporter Brian Ward is Black and 28 and lives in Newmarket.

When will the Hungarian economy start to recover? – finance min official told

The government expects the economy to start recovering next year, with growth of above 4 percent and a budget deficit below 3 percent, a finance ministry official said in an interview to public radio on Tuesday. Whereas the budget deficit is likely to be 7-9 percent of GDP this year on the back of....

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of August 25, 2020

August 25, 2020; © Copyright 2018 Thai Public Broadcasting Service All rights reserved.

US reporter sparks international debate after pronouncing emu as EE-mooh

Have you heard a lot about the pronunciation of the word emu lately? US journalist Stu Rushfield sparked something of an international incident after filing a report on National Public Radio (NPR) about "My wife was scrolling through Facebook last week when she saw that a friend needed help finding her lost emu," the report began.

US reporter sparks international debate after pronouncing emu as EE-mooh

Have you heard a lot about the pronunciation of the word emu lately? US journalist Stu Rushfield sparked something of an international incident after filing a report on National Public Radio (NPR) about "My wife was scrolling through Facebook last week when she saw that a friend needed help finding her lost emu," the report began.

The bus breaks down: we saw Malta from Xarabank, then we wanted off

At some point or another, the last 23 years of Maltese society and politics has been defined by what Xarabank was broadcasted. Conceived in 1997 during Malta’s belated coming-of-age for public broadcasting, Xarabank was, at its outset, the culmination of Malta’s new liberal drift.

Tiny elephant shrew resurfaces after more than 50 years on 'lost species' list

For more than 50 years, the mouse-sized Somali sengi was thought to be a lost species. Turns out, it wasn't. The Somali sengi — a kind of elephant shrew — was recently spotted by researchers not in Somalia, but in neighboring Djibouti. "It's a teeny, tiny relative of an aardvark and an elephant,....

Tiny elephant shrew resurfaces after more than 50 years on 'lost species' list

For more than 50 years, the mouse-sized Somali sengi was thought to be a lost species. Turns out, it wasn't. The Somali sengi — a kind of elephant shrew — was recently spotted by researchers not in Somalia, but in neighboring Djibouti. "It's a teeny, tiny relative of an aardvark and an elephant,....

Friday evening should be slotted for good quality family entertainment not a platform for people to trash each other on TV.

The news that Xarabank, one of the longest running television programmes to grace Maltese television, had been cancelled by the Public Broadcasting Services on Friday was greeted with what seemed to be a mixture of emotions. Many saw the decision as being long overdue noting that after 23 years of....

MichMash: How to make sure your vote is counted during a pandemic

By Cheyna Roth | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Michigan clerks are now accepting applications for absentee ballots ahead of the November election. As part of the weekly series MichMash, public radio station WDET’s Jake Neher and MLive’s Cheyna Roth talk with voter rights advocate, Aghogho Edevbie, the Michigan....

TMID Editorial: Xarabank – A worthy replacement is needed

The news that Xarabank, one of the longest running television programmes to grace Maltese television, had been cancelled by the Public Broadcasting Services on Friday was greeted with what seemed to be a mixture of emotions. Equally, many others saw the decision as another blow to free-speech,....

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of August 24, 2020

August 24, 2020; © Copyright 2018 Thai Public Broadcasting Service All rights reserved.

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: New cases climb, ICU needs dip

St. Louis County, for example, had a two-week total of 7.6 new cases per 10,000 residents in last week’s update. In this week’s update, which covers from July 26 to Aug. 8, St. Louis County averaged 11.5 cases per 10,000 residents. That changed the recommendation for schools there from in-person....

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: New cases climb, ICU needs dip

St. Louis County, for example, had a two-week total of 7.6 new cases per 10,000 residents in last week’s update. In this week’s update, which covers from July 26 to Aug. 8, St. Louis County averaged 11.5 cases per 10,000 residents. That changed the recommendation for schools there from in-person....

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Behaving like the pandemic's over?

in Minnesota as of Saturday: 68,867 total cases confirmed (746 new), 61,698 off isolation; 1,761 deaths (eight new) 316 currently hospitalized; 148 in intensive care. "This is the kind of reckless behavior that will put an end to our in-person semester, and it must stop," David Anderson, St. Olaf’s president said Friday.

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Behaving like the pandemic's over?

in Minnesota as of Saturday: 68,867 total cases confirmed (746 new), 61,698 off isolation; 1,761 deaths (eight new) 316 currently hospitalized; 148 in intensive care. "This is the kind of reckless behavior that will put an end to our in-person semester, and it must stop," David Anderson, St. Olaf’s president said Friday.

SBS is engaged on a brand new model of the interview...

SBS is at the moment making trial recordings for a brand new model of Taxi, that was seen on public broadcasting for years. The channel will inform NU.nl on Wednesday after Albert Verlinde stories this information on Tuesday night Present information shared.

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Hospitalizations, new cases climb

as of Saturday: 68,867 total cases confirmed (746 new), 61,698 off isolation; 1,761 deaths (eight new) 316 currently hospitalized; 148 in intensive care ‘Reckless behavior’ Public health leaders and other officials continue to implore Minnesotans to wear masks in indoor public spaces, socially....

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Hospitalizations, new cases climb

as of Saturday: 68,867 total cases confirmed (746 new), 61,698 off isolation; 1,761 deaths (eight new) 316 currently hospitalized; 148 in intensive care ‘Reckless behavior’ Public health leaders and other officials continue to implore Minnesotans to wear masks in indoor public spaces, socially....

President Jeenbekov on most problematic issues in regional d...

Bishkek, Aug. 22, 2020. /Kabar/. President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov noted urgent and pressing issues in regional development. Today, Aug. 22, in his regular interview with Birinchi Radio of the Public Broadcasting Corporation, the Kyrgyz leader spoke about the results of his recent....

Yelp report shows hundreds of NH businesses shut down amid pandemic

Hundreds of businesses have shuttered across the state due to the coronavirus pandemic, reveals a new report from the review site Yelp. A spokesperson for Yelp told N.H. Public Radio that 449 businesses closed (including both temporary and permanent) between March and July. Last month, 280 businesses were marked as permanently closed in the state.

Il-pl qatt ma jinbidel irid dejjem isikket lil min jikritika u jghid il-verita. Partit li mohhu kif se jahbi minghajr ma jirrispetta lin-nies. Programm popolari ma ghandux jitwaqqaf. Peppi ghandu imur fuq net tv.

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has made a big mistake if it cancelled Xarabank in order to silence him, Xarabank presenter Peppi Azzopardi told The Malta Independent when asked by this newsroom if he thinks one of the reasons behind this decision were his opinions on controversial subjects....

Media Release: MMA and SOS respond to COSATU and CWU’s call for SABC board dissolution

21 August 2020. The SOS Support Public Broadcasting Coalition and Media Monitoring Africa are deeply concerned by reports that Cosatu is calling for the SABC Board to be dissolved and calls into question its motives for doing so. The call by Cosatu, according to the Eye Witness News [1] report,....

Turkey’s official COVID-19 cases contradicting reality, doctors say

Turkey’s largest medical association and unaffiliated experts said the country’s actual number of COVID-19 cases is much higher than reported figures, Public Radio International’s reported on Thursday. Figures released by Turkey’s Health Ministry have shown COVID-19 infections to be rising slowly....

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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...

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...

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US soft power

Some two decades after 9/11, November's U.S. presidential election sees two very different visions for the "war on terror." While terrorism is not the issue it ...

Lukashenka’s Repressions May Push Belarusian Demonstrators Into Taking More Serious Defensive Measures – OpEd

In her weekly “Voice of the Streets” report compiled on the basis of her conversations with Belarusians who are demonstrating against Lukashenka, she says peopl...

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 ...

African Union marks International Day of Democracy

The following is a statement by African Union Commission for Political Affairs to mark the International Day of Democracy, Sept. 15. ED. This year we celebrate ...

U.S. unilaterally claims UN sanctions against Iran restored

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The United States claimed on Saturday that all pre-2015 UN sanctions against Iran had been restored, a unilateral effort ignore...

Nation honors UN, multilateralism pledge

Photo taken on May 13, 2017 is the "Golden Bridge on Silk Road" structure in front of China National Convention Center in Beijing. [Photo/Xinhua] Xi's vision on...

Rajasthan imposes Sec-144 in 11 districts

Indian travellers could be debarred from entering South Africa as the country prepares to resume international travel when it lowers its COVID-19 lockdown restr...

NANPAN, NANNM commend Lions Club for support, awareness on childhood cancer

Lukman Olabiyi National Association of Nigeria Paediatric Nurses (NANPAN) and the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwife (NANNM) have commended Lion...

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...

The music station Šlagr TV ends. It didn’t have expensive...

Šlagr TV ends in terrestrial broadcasting, Česke Radiokomunikace has switched off the broadcasting of this music channel in both DVB-T and DVB-T2. According to ...

Radio: The Damien Slash Mixtape is witty, apt and very welcome

W hat, you might think, is the point of the BBC having a whole radio network, 4 Extra, for its old programmes when it also has Sounds? I don’t know, but I would...

Radio: The Damien Slash Mixtape is witty, apt and very welcome

W hat, you might think, is the point of the BBC having a whole radio network, 4 Extra, for its old programmes when it also has Sounds? I don’t know, but I would...

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...

WatsUp TV Now 24 Hours Digital Channel

Award-winning pan African entertainment outfit, WatsUp TV has commenced test transmission for its 24 hours channel which will be dedicated to music entertainmen...

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...

Five reasons to go for a 5G mobile

With the region’s carriers starting to offer 5G, now is a good time to upgrade your mobile phone from 4G to 5G. With a 5G mobile phone, not only can you enjoy b...

Are Tesla's Data-Gathering Cars Secretly Improving Autopilot's Algorithms?

But his article includes a disclaimer that it's "based pretty much on logic, not knowledge, which is to say I might again be too frigging stupid to read, much l...

Apple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray – For Verizon (Renewed)

Price: (as of – Details) Welcome to the big screens. Super retina. Even faster Face ID. The smartest, most powerful chip in a smartphone. And a breakthrough dua...

ASUS ZenFone 7, ZenFone 7 Pro Featuring Flip Cameras, 90Hz Displays Launched

ASUS has introduced two new flagship smartphones under its ZenFone brand. The new ZenFone 7 and ZenFone 7 Pro are follow-ups for the ZenFone 6 (ASUS 6Z) from la...

Covering Colorado COVID 'long haulers’ suffer symptoms weeks, months, Later Associated Press 3:20 PM, Sep 20, 2020

DENVER (AP) — In Colorado, dozens of people report a wide range of lingering COVID-19 symptoms. They include shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, fatigue a...

Local News COVID 'long haulers’ suffer symptoms weeks, months, Later The Associated Press 10:47 AM, Sep 20, 2020

DENVER (AP) — In Colorado, dozens of people report a wide range of lingering COVID-19 symptoms. They include shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, fatigue a...

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...

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...

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...