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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....

His Holiness Aram I visits the Birds’ Nest Orphanage in Beirut

His Holiness Aram I paid a surprise visit to the Birds’ Nest Orphanage and lit up the hearts of the children, who gathered around Aram I to tell him about their everyday activities in the Orphanage. The children were also happy for receiving the gifts brought to them by His Holiness. © 2013-2020 Public Radio of Armenia.

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of August 21, 2020

August 21, 2020; © Copyright 2018 Thai Public Broadcasting Service All rights reserved.

Chattanooga radio hosts Jeff Styles, Bryan Stone increase footprints amid station lineup changes

Talk radio station WPLZ-FM 92.7 continues to make changes to its lineup, adding Bryan Stone in the morning and an hourlong music program curated by longtime talk show host Jeff Styles that will also air on public radio station WUTC-FM 88.1 twice a month. An 18-year veteran of local radio, Stone previously was on the air at WXCT-FM 98.

Tim McDonnell

. Tim is a reporter covering global climate change and energy issues, based in Washington, D.C. He has worked previously for National Public Radio and Mother Jones, and spent a couple years freelancing across sub-Saharan Africa News for the next era, not just the next hour.

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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...