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NPR says $4.7 million grant boosts local news efforts

NEW YORK — National Public Radio said Tuesday that it has received a $4.7 million grant that will allow it to fund investigative reporting units for regional hubs in California and the Midwest. The money comes to NPR from a foundation set up by former Google chief executive Eric Schmidt and his wife, Wendy.


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Nashville weather: It's about to get summertime hot

Following a "hot, humid and yucky" day, Wednesday may see some thunderstorms overnight, the National Weather Service says. Although the chance is minimal, only ...

Zap! Killing the Coronavirus With UV Light Shows Promise

We’ve known for a century that UVC light, a highly energetic shortwave form of UV light, is capable of destroying viruses on a cellular level — and scientists a...

Showers return after a dry weekend

Sunny Sunday... What a nice day! Most of us got to the low to mid 70s across the board. We had a breeze out of the south from 5-10 mph with plenty of sunshine. ...

New Study Finds Cars Parked in The Sun Can Effectively Kill Coronavirus With Heat

A recent study by the University of Georgia has found out that a car’s greenhouse effect, resulting from the sun’s shortwave radiation sneaking past the automot...

These farm animal stereotypes are debunked with science

, BDN Staff May 21, 2020 6:00 pm Lately, I spend a lot of time listening to podcasts. One that I especially love is Shortwave, a short daily science podcast fro...

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US Senate Approves Trump Nominee to Head US Broadcasting

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Senate Thursday approved President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the federal agency that oversees...

US Senate Approves Trump Nominee to Head US Broadcasting

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Senate Thursday approved President Donald Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the federal agency that oversees...

Can South Korea's 'K-Bio' speed up COVID-19 vaccine development? PT 3

* All Arirang Programs are Sponsored by the Communications Development Fund of Korea Communications Commission. Arirang Tower, 2351, Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu...

Society after Coronavirus essay #5: International Healthcare Co-operation

By Matthew Parish. Behind the scenes, the European Union has been playing a major role in coordinating the responses to the Covid-19 pandemic across Europe. Thi...

Education authority fines center for unlicensed admission of students

The Education and Youth Affairs Bureau (DSEJ) has initiated procedures to fine a local education center for advertising their services despite the revocation of...

Herdsmen occupy 400 Igbo communities –Rights group

Obinna Odogwu, Awka International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (INTERSOCIETY), yesterday, announced that the number of Igbo communities forcefull...

Fitch forecasts Egypt’s construction sector to outperform peers in Middle East, North Africa by 2029

Fitch Ratings forecasts that the construction sector in Egypt will continue its upward trend over the next ten years to achieve a 9 percent average annual growt...

Regional law association calls on Samoa to reconsider

A Pacific-wide lawyers association has joined the international chorus of concern at proposed Constitutional changes in Samoa. The South Pacific Lawyers' Assoc...

What are your job prospects after Covid-19?

The aviation industry was one of the first to be affected with mass flight cancellations after travel bans were implemented worldwide. (Rawpixel pic) The Covid-...

Symmetry, Vol. 12, Pages 376: A 3D Mask Presentation Attack Detection Method Based on Polarization Medium Wave Infrared Imaging

Facial recognition systems are often spoofed by presentation attack instruments (PAI), especially by the use of three-dimensional (3D) face masks. However, nonu...

Sensors, Vol. 20, Pages 900: DMD Mask Construction to Suppress Blocky Structural Artifacts for Medium Wave Infrared Focal Plane Array-Based Compressive Imaging

With medium wave infrared (MWIR) focal plane array-based (FPA) compressive imaging (CI), high-resolution images can be obtained with a low-resolution MWIR senso...

AIR battles 5-hr ‘blackout’ hitch as Prasar Bharti eyes digital switch

Avid radio listeners in many parts of Uttar Pradesh have reported what they call, a “curious disturbance” during the transmission from Lucknow centre of All Ind...

BBC to close Whitehaven medium wave transmitter which broadcasts Radio Cumbria

RADIO: A medium wave transmitter which broadcasts BBC Radio Cumbria in and around Whitehaven will be switched off later this year Picture: Google Maps. A MEDIU...

Medium Wave Infrared Heater Market Size, Share, Development by 2024

Global Info Research offers a latest published report on Medium Wave Infrared Heater Market Analysis and Forecast 2019-2025 delivering key insights and providin...

The Christians Who Loved Trump’s Stunt

“Is that your Bible?” a reporter asked. “It’s a Bible,” the president replied. Even by the standards of Donald Trump’s religious photo ops, the dissonance was s...

The Christians Who Loved Trump’s Stunt

“Is that your Bible?” a reporter asked. “It’s a Bible,” the president replied. Even by the standards of Donald Trump’s religious photo ops, the dissonance was s...

Despite Virus Restrictions, 1,200 California Pastors Vow To Hold In-Person Services

More than 1,200 pastors in California say they will open their churches on the Christian holy day of Pentecost , celebrated this year on May 31, regardless of w...

Bakker’s Prepper Village Is Having the Worst Apocalypse Ever

Morningside USA was supposed to be apocalypse-proof. A gated, stucco fortress in the southwest corner of Missouri’s Ozark mountains, Morningside is an evangelic...

Pat Robertson Suggests Same-Sex Marriage, Abortion Among Reasons For COVID-19

Televangelist Pat Robertson agreed that abortion and same-sex marriage are partly to blame for the novel coronavirus that has caused massive social and economic...

Prayerwaves: Spirit FM's losses reduced by charitable donations

The company behind Christian radio station Spirit FM last year recorded a modest loss of €12,437 - but only after receiving charitable donations totalling €405,...

Men who pushed hydroxychloroquine could cure COVID-19 celebrate after Trump said he was taking it

Throughout Marcht, Rigano made a series of Fox News and conservative and Christian radio appearances to tout the idea that hydroxychloroquine 'cures' the corona...

John Paul II. Father Lombardi: “A mentor of the peoples, a shepherd of humanity”

Father Federico Lombardi's recollection of John Paul II, of whom he followed the entire pontificate, first as a young editor of Civiltà Cattolica and then as di...

MultiChoice launches Hope FM on GOtv, DStv

Hope FM, a Christian radio station is now available to DStv and GOtv customers on all packages. On DStv, the radio station will be on channel 896 and channel 3...

Doomsday Pastor Says 'Brimstone' Awaits Ghana!

They never cease to bombard us with their apocalyptic messages. I'm talking about some charlatan pastors in our world today. In 2011, American Christian radio h...

After another Christian loses faith, is convenience Christianity to blame?

Christian rock band Hawk Nelson are seen in this photo, which was posted on the band's Facebook page, as band member Daniel Biro responded to Jon Steingard's an...

The Internet is Going Crazy for New Netflix Docuseries

Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich not to be confused with Fox's new drama series about creating a Christian television network Filthy rich , is a documentary on the ...

God TV incurs wrath of Israel but denies trying to convert Jews

One of the world’s largest evangelical Christian television networks risks being silenced in Israel over suspicions that it is trying to convert Jews. God TV ha...

God TV incurs wrath of Israel but denies trying to convert Jews

One of the world’s largest evangelical Christian television networks risks being silenced in Israel over suspicions that it is trying to convert Jews. God TV ha...

UK regulator sanctions Oyakhilome’s LoveWorld over COVID-19 conspiracy theories

- LoveWorld News broadcast has been sanctioned by The Office of Communications (Ofcom) - According to reports, the Christian TV network was sanctioned for air "...

The Public Safety LTE & 5G Market: 2020

NEW YORK June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With the standardization of MCX (Mission-Critical PTT, Video & Data), IOPS (Isolated Operation for Public Safety), HPUE (H...

The Public Safety LTE & 5G Market: 2020

NEW YORK June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With the standardization of MCX (Mission-Critical PTT, Video & Data), IOPS (Isolated Operation for Public Safety), HPUE (H...

The Public Safety LTE & 5G Market: 2020

NEW YORK June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Â With the standardization of MCX (Mission-Critical PTT, Video & Data), IOPS (Isolated Operation for Public Safety), HPUE (...

Know who are Digital Broadcasting Industry gainers & losers?

A new market study is released on Global Digital Broadcasting Market with data Tables for historical and forecast years represented with Chats & Graphs spread t...

Times Radio adds Mariella Frostrup to line-up as it unveils launch date

Times Radio today added veteran broadcaster Mariella Frostrup to its roster of presenters as it revealed the new talk radio station will hit the airwaves on 29 ...

StarTimes enhances digital TV access

Leading Digital Pay TV provider, StarTimes has announced the introduction of eight new additional channels to its bouquet in a bid to further enhance viewers ex...

Yes Bank acquires 24.19% stake in Dish TV

MUMBAI: Yes Bank has acquired 24.19 per cent stake in Essel Group-promoted direct-to-home (DTH) operator Dish TV India Ltd. The bank has informed in a regulator...

Satellite TV tops satisfaction rating in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines Satellite television scored the highest satisfaction ranking, based on the first ever TV market reception survey conducted by global content...

Now off air, ABS-CBN once lauded in PH’s digital broadcast shift plan

MANILAThe Philippine government once touted shuttered broadcast network ABS-CBN for keeping pace with “rapidly evolving technologies” in a document that outline...

Europe SLC NAND Flash Memory Market Research Report (2020-2027) | Cypress Semiconductor, Intel, Kingston Technology Europe Co LLP, Microchip Technology, Micron Technology

The growing demand for advanced features and rising digitalization and increasing data-centric applications of SLC NAND flash memories are boosting the SLC NAND...

Can direct award of the 700MHz spectrum ensure faster rollout of 5G in Malaysia?

According to industry sources, the Covid-19 pandemic has slowed down the progress of 5G rollout globally and Malaysia needs to ensure that 5G deployment is on t...

Digital attenuators operate from 200MHz to 8GHz

Vaunix, the portable and programmable RF/microwave test device specialist, has released the first two in a series of Lab Brick devices available with Ethernet c...

Spectrum Analyzer Market Report Size, Share & Growth 2020 | Global Industry, Covid-19 Impact Analysis, Trends and Forecast Till 2025

Request for a free sample copy of this report: https://www.imarcgroup.com/spectrum-analyzer-market/requestsample Market Trends The primary growth-inducing facto...

Newsdesk 4 hours ago How to promote the resilience of the food production sector during a pandemic

An abrupt decline in economic activities and pressure on the Palestinian Authority (PA)’s finances have placed Palestinian livelihoods at high risks, as the imp...

Fibocom Wireless Inc: Transforming the Smart Grid with Fibocom 5G Modules

NUREMBERG, GERMANY / ACCESSWIRE / June 02, 2020 / It automatically determines, adjusts, and controls power usage making smart grids "smart". 5G Transform the Fu...

Trump angers American religious leaders with Bible photo op

"It was traumatic and deeply offensive, in the sense that something sacred was being misused for a political gesture," Washington's Episcopal Bishop Mariann Bud...

Media executive chosen to lead Bennington College

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) A longtime media executive has been chosen to be the next president of Bennington College. Laura Walker served as president and chief execu...

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of June 2, 2020

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Latest on COVID-19 in MN: 1050 deaths; officials brace for spike from Floyd protests

Updated 3:56 p.m. | Posted: 5 a.m. COVID-19’s toll in Minnesota continued its climb Monday as the state Health Department reported 10 more deaths, bringing the ...

Letters to the Editor: Whites finally see the truth: Radical action on police brutality is overdue

A demonstrator holds a sign showing an image of George Floyd during a protest in Minneapolis on May 27. (Christine T. Nguyen / Minnesota Public Radio) To the ed...

What historians will see when they look back on 2020's coronavirus pandemic

Universities, archives and historical societies, ranging from the Smithsonian Natural Museum of American History to a tiny college radio station in Pennsylvania...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 2:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National News Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 12:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...