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Federal grant in Wisconsin to help protect abuse victims

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin district attorney’s office is using a $100,000 federal grant under the Victims of Crime Act to provide protection to those who’ve suffered domestic abuse. The grant for Dane County will be used to purchase alarms that’ll alert police when someone tries to enter a victim’s home, Wisconsin Public Radio reported .

Minnesota homeless seek shelter on light rail system

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities estimate 200 homeless people use the Twin Cities light rail system for shelter each night and that the number of users is rising. Metro Transit Police Chief John Harrington told Minnesota Public Radio that the problem has been getting worse since he started the position in 2012.

Federal grant in Wisconsin to help protect abuse victims

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin district attorney's office is using a $100,000 federal grant under the Victims of Crime Act to provide protection to those who've suffered domestic abuse. Wisconsin Public Radio reports the grant for Dane County will be used to purchase alarms that'll alert police when someone tries to enter a victim's home.

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer’s devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports Saturday that an area that includes Starvation Creek State Park is now accessible, giving public access once....

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) � Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer's devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports Saturday that an area that includes Starvation Creek State Park is now accessible, giving public access once....

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer's devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports Saturday that an area that includes Starvation Creek State Park is now accessible, giving public access once....

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer's devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports Saturday that an area that includes Starvation Creek State Park is now accessible, giving public access once more to trails for Starvation Ridge, Mount Defiance and Warren Lake.

Residents discourage change is Small School Grants program

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — Representatives from small schools across Vermont are discouraging a change to the state’s Small School Grants program. Vermont Public Radio reports that parents, board members and residents from Peacham, Marlboro, Dummerston, Barnard and Newport went before the State School....

Duda-Trump meeting possible this year

Speaking on public radio, Krzysztof Łapiński answered criticisms that during his current visit to the US, President Duda has not met with Trump. "The president wasn't in Washington, it is not a bilateral visit, it is a visit to the UN and later meetings with the Polish diaspora," Łapiński explained.

Minnesota residents travel to view lynching memorial

This April 24, 2018 photo shows the Clayton-Jackson-McGhie Memorial in Duluth, Minn. The memorial remembers the only documented case of the lynching of black people in Minnesota. It is believed to be the first-ever memorial to a case of lynching. (Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP) This....

BPD commissioner says gun violence makes US 'laughingstock'

Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans had strong words Friday for opponents of gun control laws, saying in a Boston Public Radio interview that this morning's shooting at Santa Fe High School in Houston, Texas was a "wakeup call" that demands action. "You can send all the condolences you want, but....

Board of Education approves education secretary candidates

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont State Board of Education has approved three candidates for Republican Gov. Phil Scott to consider for the next secretary of education. Vermont Public Radio reports the board approved the candidates during their meeting in Rutland on Wednesday.

Armenian Ministers visit the shared border with Azerbaijan

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Public Radio of Armenia. For more information and questions concerning our website contact us on the following address [email protected] If you....

‘One-pot’ meth labs on the rise in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Drug enforcement officers in New Hampshire say they are seeing a rise in small-scale methamphetamine production. Jon Delena, a DEA special agent, tells New Hampshire Public Radio they are seeing more “one-pot” meth labs. Earlier this week, police found one of those types of meth labs along the Connecticut River in Hinsdale.

Armenian Ministers visit the frontline

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Public Radio of Armenia. For more information and questions concerning our website contact us on the following address [email protected] If you....

Birmingham, AL

2018 Governor’s Race: Doug “New Blue” Smith (WBHM) 2018 Governor’s Race: Scott Dawson (WBHM) Civil Asset Forfeiture a Hot Topic in AG Race (Alabama Public Radio) Could the Supreme Court's Decision Bring Sports Gambling, Fantasy Sports to Alabama? (The Auburn Plainsman) State Paying for Outside Legal....

Gina Haspel confirmed as CIA’s first female director

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Public Radio of Armenia. For more information and questions concerning our website contact us on the following address [email protected] If you....

Public broadcasting: Licence fees in Europe compared

In Britain, those over 75 do not have to pay for it. In Switzerland, most of the population voted against its abolition in a referendum. But what about other countries? While the broadcast-receiving licence fee in many countries has depended on whether or not a TV set or radio lies in the....

Meet The Popular Venezuelan Candidate With The Best Chance Of Taking On Maduro

7 hrs ago Read more: National Public Radio Venezuelan opposition presidential candidate Henri FalcA3n addresses reporters in Caracas on May 8. Federico Parra/AFP/Getty Images hide caption Rather than a sunny, uplifting campaign message, Henri FalcA3n, the main opposition candidate in Venezuela's May....

Iceland’s Public Broadcasting Considering Withdrawal From Eurovision

Published May 17, 2018. RÚV, Iceland’s public broadcasting, will hold a meeting on whether or not to withdraw from Eurovision, in light of a petition with over 22,000 signatures calling for a boycott at the time of this writing. As reported , the petition was started by Icelander Árni St.

Jewish teen caught impersonating a Border Guard

. The police caught a 16-year-old Jewish boy posing as a Border Policeman and walking around Israel Defense Forces Square in Jerusalem on Tuesday, according to Israeli public radio. He was found in possession of, among other things, an M-16 air rifle and an imitation Glock pistol.

I went from sedentary academic to 100-mile marathon runner—thanks to the science of self-control

Most people have days they’ll never forget. For me, that day is April 26, 2011. It was my first time appearing on National Public Radio. As part of the program All Things Considered , host Michele Norris interviewed me about my research that suggested increasing narcissism in pop music lyrics. Michele was curious, insightful, and put me at ease.

Deputy Foreign Minister: We don't intend to cut ties with Turkey

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said Thursday that Israel does not intend to sever relations with Turkey. Interviewed by Israeli public radio against the backdrop of tensions over Israel's Gaza policy, Hotovely said, "After many consultations, including with the prime minister, it was decided....

Public Security Minister: The Nakba march has completely failed

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan has slammed the voices in Israeli society that are adopting Hamas' point of view regarding events on the Gaza border. Interviewed by Israeli public radio, he said, "There are certainly voices in Israeli society, and it is very unfortunate that they criticize and buy Hamas lies about hudna [military calm -ed.

Mzwanele Manyi denies Gupta link in bid for broadcast licence

Mzwanele Manyi’s Afrotone Media has distanced itself from the Gupta family as the company bids to win an individual commercial free-to-air television broadcasting service and radio frequency spectrum licence. The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition and Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) have....

Budget 2018: Questions remain over new broadcasting spending

Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran said the funding boost recognises “the importance of well-resourced public media". It is a lot less than Labour’s pre-election promise of $38 million a year for RNZ and public broadcasting funding agency New Zealand On Air to....
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Over and out for Taranaki's Citizen Band Radio Club

Peter Robinson says the Taranaki CB Radio Club has played a vital role in many search and rescues. After 50 years of communicating via CB radio, it's over and ...

Obituary: Kenneth E. Schwarz

Kenneth E. Schwarz died peacefully, at the age of 90, on May 1, 2018, at his Prescott, Arizona home with his loving family surrounding him. Ken spent his growin...

It’s the End of the World, and I Feel Terrible

The serenity is unbelievable, except I want to believe it. Bluest waves with silver froth. Sun through the palms is damn near orgasmic. And solitude! If I can’t...

Jaipuria Hospital emergency unit to get new facilities

JAIPUR: Jaipuria Hospital’s emergency unit is undergoing facelift. It has signed an MoU with a private company for enhancing facilities in its radio diagnosis i...

The Kids’ Guide to the Postwar World

Using the alias “Setvin”—broadcasting under one’s own name was too dangerous—Šašek became a prominent voice of RFE’s Czech service, reading the news and taking ...

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Russia Positioning Itself To Attack Ukraine From Sea Of Azov – OpEd

Vasilii Bohdan, a retired Ukrainian lieutenant general, says the placement of the Russian navy on the Sea of Azov gives Moscow the capability to attack Ukraine ...

A group warns Republicans about Trump nominee's ties to 'racist organizations'

A new lobbying group, led by Hillary Clinton's former press secretary, wants Democrats to fight as hard against President Donald Trump's nominees for the judici...

NHK WORLD-JAPAN and PBS Hawai'i Bring Documentary on Heroic WWII Japanese-American Regiment to Screening Attendees and Viewers

Also in Commemoration of the 150 th Anniversary of Japanese Immigrants to Hawaii, a Second Two-part Program Relevant to Japanese-Americans to Air in Coming Week...

Republicans warned that Trump's judicial nominee has ties to 'racist organizations'

A new lobbying group, led by Hillary Clinton's former press secretary, wants Democrats to fight as hard against President Donald Trump's nominees for the judici...

France Realizes 'Russia is a Neighbor That Europe Has to Engage With'

Sputnik: President Macron has stated that France recognizes Russia's new role in international relations. How significant is this statement? Gino Raymond: I thi...

Business Interview: Duqm Salt Factory to officially open in July

The factory produces the first of its kind raw and industrial salt in Oman. The plant, with a cost of RO12mn, is managed by Global Integrated Engineering Co, wh...

OAB, Alizz Islamic Bank to explore possibility of a merger

‘The potential strategic collaboration will be subject to both institutions agreeing on the terms of the transaction and subsequent approvals from the respectiv...

MGS organises Toastmasters Speechcraft Programme

This programme is an internationally acclaimed one by Toastmasters International with its presence in 141 countries having more than 16,400 clubs and over 352,0...

Nazim Magomedov: "Derbent has been playing a binding role between Russia and Azerbaijan for a long time”

The two-day international scientific conference entitled ‘’The Interstate Relations in the Caucasus: One Hundred Years Ago and the Modern Period" was held in Ba...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music statio...

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadc...

ACLI Hosts A Celebration of Israel's 70th Anniversary and US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

WASHINGTON May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Christian Leaders for Israel (ACLI) celebrated Israel's 70 th anniversary and the US Embassy move from Tel ...

ACLI Hosts A Celebration of Israel's 70th Anniversary and US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Christian Leaders for Israel (ACLI) celebrated Israel's 70 [th] anniversary and the US Embassy move from T...

Keeping the faith

The modern-day miracle of Israel is not just a testament to the tenacity of the Jewish people but also to the bonds Christians have formed with Jews in recent y...

Donna Brazile Warns Dems Not To Focus On Impeachment

Former Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile said Monday that Democrats should not campaign on impeachment in the 2018 midterms. WATCH: In ...

Pence: 'There's prayer on a regular basis in this White House'

Vice President Pence says in a new interview that often encourages members of his Cabinet to open meetings with prayer. "There's prayer going on on a regular b...

Canadian Singer-Songwriter Jordan St.Cyr's Single "Victory" Heads To US Radio

. Jordan St.CyrCover for Jordan St.Cyr's single "Victory." Canadian artist and singer-songwriter Jordan St.Cyr is releasing his new single "Victory" to U.S. Ch...

Vatican Radio and the 'magic wand' in dialogue between China and the Holy See

Beijing (AsiaNews) - The Vatican Radio risks taking on the same style and tone as the Chinese newspapers. This is the ironic and jovial consideration of a popul...

Pope Francis meets Foreign Minister in Vatican

02. 05. 2018 14:01. Pope Francis on Monday (April 30) met UN General Assembly President and Slovak European and Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajčák at a sp...

National Day of Prayer events in Quincy to focus on unity

QUINCY -- "Unity" is the overriding theme of this year's National Day of Prayer events Thursday in Quincy. "We will be praying for unity in our city and our gov...

Christian DJ Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault

A Christian radio DJ in Pennsylvania has been arrested and charged for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor numerous times. Philip Smith, 52, was arrested in L...

Jim Bakker's TV show amounts to spiritual abuse – so why is he still broadcasting?

If one thing is sadly clear from watching far too much late-night Christian television, it's that some believers are painfully gullible, and easily led. Perhaps...

One America News' On-Location Syria Report: No Chemical Attack- Video

OEN's Ann Wright, notes in her OEN article, " No Chemical Attack in Douma, Two International Investigative Reporters in Douma Write " that "One America News, a ...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

PRIEST QUESTIONS FIJI’S NEW CHRISTIAN TV STATION

. SUVA, Fiji Islands (January 31, 2002 – Radio Australia)---Fiji’s first 24-hour Christian television station has begun broadcasting, amid concerns over the typ...

Officials eye Overturf Butte as radio problems persist

The Deschutes 911 service district intends to build a transmission tower on Overturf Butte to solve problems consistently reported by law enforcement since a ne...

Baker Mayfield says he thought Josh Allen would go No. 1 if he did not

Baker Mayfield was selected No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Browns in last month's NFL Draft, but he insists that he did not know he would be selected in that sp...

Digital radio more popular than FM and AM in the UK

Radio research body Rajar said 50.9% of all listening in the UK was digital in the first three months of the year. Digital radio has become more popular than li...

Today programme loses 65,000 listeners as audience tunes out

BBC listeners are ditching politics for classical music in the morning, according to official figures showing Radio 4’s Today programme losing its audience whil...

Today programme loses 65,000 listeners as audience tunes out

BBC listeners are ditching politics for classical music in the morning, according to official figures showing Radio 4’s Today programme losing its audience whil...

ZBC set to introduce security service channel

THE Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) says it will soon introduce a security services channel as part of a cocktail of programmes planned for digital tele...

Hi-Impact TV targets WAEC, JAMB candidates

Tobi Aworinde. Solution Media and Infotech, the parent company of Hi-Impact Planet Amusement Park, has concluded plans to inaugurate a television station, Hi-Im...

Balca Mom Wins Big With Flow!

A young mother of Balca, Saltibus got the surprise of her life this week, as she was presented with a $13,000.00 Smart Home Technology Bundle from Flow. Jeanna ...

Recruitment at Startimes Media, Nairobi, Kenya

Job Objective: The Human Resource Officer is responsible for providing support in the various human resource functions, which include recruitment, staffing, tra...

Zambia set to roll out digital village TV project

LUSAKA, (Xinhua) -- The Zambian government said on Monday that all was set for the launch of the China-funded digital village television project aimed at empowe...

Azercell joins Career Fair with new vacancies (PHOTO)

Azercell continues its participation in Career Fairs in the country by supporting students and alumni in entering the labor market and helping with their employ...

Moto G6, G6 Play launch in India confirmed: Here's all you need to know

's mid-range premium smartphones in the all-new Moto G6 series, though long rumored to arrive in India, had no official final launch date in the country. After ...

Geutebruck new mobile NVR with 4Tb memory

It visualises and stores logistics processes, such as in or on trucks, forklifts, micro-hubs/micro-depots, ocean containers and rail freight transport. The mobi...

LAN/WAN Test Equipment Markets: Global Strategic Business Report 2018-2022

Japan Europe Asia-Pacific , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis ...

Huawei Honor 10: At £399, plenty of bang for buck – it's a pity about the snaps Review Midmarket gamechanger let down by eccentric imaging 13 Comments 18 May 12:08

But the Chinese challenger which arrives on the streets this week is £340 cheaper than the Samsung, and has twice the memory. That's the gulf between near-flags...

Minnesota homeless seek shelter on light rail system

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities estimate 200 homeless people use the Twin Cities light rail system for shelter each night and that the number of users is rising....

Federal grant in Wisconsin to help protect abuse victims

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin district attorney’s office is using a $100,000 federal grant under the Victims of Crime Act to provide protection to those who’...

Federal grant in Wisconsin to help protect abuse victims

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin district attorney's office is using a $100,000 federal grant under the Victims of Crime Act to provide protection to those who'...

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer’s devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Ore...

Some trails open after Columbia Gorge wildfire

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) � Some more trails are reopening to the public for the first time after last summer's devastating wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge. Ore...

Jeff Moehlis: Find What You’re Looking For with Negativland’s Mark Hosler

Negativland's first album came out in 1980 while Hosler was still in high school, and the band broke through to college radio with the 1987 album Escape From No...

Inside the career of Fox News host Sean Hannity, who was once...

http://www.businessinsider.com/sean-hannity-career-2018-4?utm_source=hearst&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=allverticals. Inside the career of Fox News host Se...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

Pirate radio stations explode on YouTube

and Jonny Laxton were 13 when they met at a boarding school in Crowthorne, England, in 2011. They bonded over a shared love of underground music and in 2014 sta...

Pirate Radio Stations Explode on YouTube

At first, the channel grew slowly. Then, in the spring of 2016, Mr. Pritchard discovered 24/7 live-streaming, a feature that allows YouTube’s users to broadcast...

People Just Do Nothing coming to an end after five years

Mockumentary show People Just Do Nothing is coming to an end after five years. The award-winning programme, which follows MC Grindah (Allan Mustafa) and DJ Beat...

People Just Do Nothing coming to an end after five years

Mockumentary show People Just Do Nothing is coming to an end after five years. The award-winning programme, which follows MC Grindah (Allan Mustafa) and DJ Beat...

People Just Do Nothing coming to an end after five years

Mockumentary show People Just Do Nothing is coming to an end after five years. The award-winning programme, which follows MC Grindah (Allan Mustafa) and DJ Beat...