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Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract. The agreement up for a vote Tuesday includes wage increases and stronger protections against sexual harassment for 24,000....

United States of America: Statement on family separation at the U.S-Mexico border

WASHINGTON (19 June) – Plan International is urging the U.S. administration to reverse its “zero tolerance” immigration policy and to end the practice of forcibly separating families at the U.S.-Mexico border, including the detention of children taken from their parents.

Libya: Vulnerable refugees evacuated from Libya during visit of UNHCR head

The refugees, who had been held in detention in the Libyan capital, were identified by UNHCR as "extremely vulnerable" and qualifying for evacuation and resettlement under a new international programme. After further processing in Niger, the refugees will be transferred to participating third countries offering asylum.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.

Morgan believes ‘sky’s the limit’ for England’s record-breaking batsmen

England’s one-day international record-breakers are pushing the boundaries of what captain Eoin Morgan thought possible and may yet have a world-first total of 500 within their capabilities. Morgan admits he simply does not know if England may soon be able to better the new all-time high of 481 for....

Trump administration pulls U.S. out of UN human-rights council

WASHINGTON — The United States said Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.

Nikki Haley pulls the U.S. out of 'cesspool' U.N. Human Rights Council

It also extends a broader Trump administration pattern of stepping back from international agreements and forums under the president's 'America First' policy. Since taking office, the administration has announced its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, the U.N. educational and cultural organization and the Iran nuclear deal.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.

Flair Airlines makes Edmonton its new home base

Flair Airlines executive director David Tait, left, announces Edmonton as the company's new hub Tuesday. (CBC ) Flair Airlines made a big splash Tuesday morning, announcing Edmonton International Airport as the discount flyer's new hub. The low-fare airline currently based in Kelowna says as many....

Rajyavardhan Rathore sanctions Rs 5 lakh for ailing archer Limba Ram

Minister of State (Independent) for Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore has sanctioned a special financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh to former International Archer and Arjun Awardee Limba Ram who is suffering from neurodegenerative disease and presently undergoing treatment in Jaipur.

Kolkata-bound flight suffers bird-hit, forced to return to Ahmedabad

A Kolkata-bound IndiGo flight with 178 passengers on board had to be flown back to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International airport after it suffered a bird-hit within 25 minutes of its take off from the city airport at 6.40 am on Tuesday. It caused the flight to delay by two hours. IndiGo 6E-125 took off at its scheduled departure time.

Yoga can help reduce suicides among students: Baba Ramdev

Baba Ramdev on Tuesday organised a yoga camp for students of coaching institutes in Kota with a view to relieving the stress faced by them. Ramdev, who is in Kota for the International Yoga Day to be held on June 21, said yoga can help in cutting down suicides among students as it not only lessen....

Trump ditches global human rights body

US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley called it “an organisation that is not worthy of its name”, marking the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Ms Haley said the US had given the human rights body “opportunity after opportunity” to make changes.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.

China Hits a Wall as US Retaliates With New Tariffs

U.S. President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, White House Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert, Assistant to the President Peter Navarro and Deputy Assistant to the President for International Economic Affairs Everett....

Woman attacks kids at a motel pool

COCOA BEACH, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - A woman is accused of attacking kids in a motel pool, but the fight did not stop there, as she also allegedly attacked the adults who rushed in to help. The wild fight happened at the International Palms in Cocoa Beach, where the suspect and the victim were both guests.

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract. The agreement up for a vote Tuesday includes wage increases and stronger protections against sexual harassment for 24,000....

Venezuela’s socialist boss to head Constitutional Assembly

CARACAS, Venezuela Venezuela’s all-powerful National Constitutional Assembly has named as its new chief a man deemed by U.S. officials to be an international drug trafficker. Socialist party boss Diosdado Cabello took the oath as the assembly’s president Tuesday.

SMC to organize yoga event at 53 spots in city

Surat: Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) will celebrate International Day of Yoga at 53 spots in the city on June 21. It will organize the event at community halls, gardens, party plots, school and college campuses in association with educational and social institutions.

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract. LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

By MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

By MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution.

4,000 Taraba farmers get IFAD-VCDP input

By Femi Bolaji. J ALINGO— NO fewer than 4,000 farmers under the International Funds for Agricultural Development, IFAD, assisted Value Chain Development Programme, VCDP, in Taraba State, have benefitted from the distribution of farm inputs to boost rice and cassava production in the state.

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.

Venezuela's socialist boss to head Constitutional Assembly

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's all-powerful National Constitutional Assembly has named as its new chief a man deemed by U.S. officials to be an international drug trafficker. Socialist party boss Diosdado Cabello took the oath as the assembly's president Tuesday.

Batting Practice: Standings update, All-Star voting and more

Lehigh Valley remains in control. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs have held onto their steady lead in the International League North. They currently are 3.5 games ahead of the second-place Bisons. The Iron Pigs are 40-29 on the season and on a two-game winning streak. The Bisons and Iron Pigs will play a three-game series beginning at 7:05 p.
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BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

Press release. Members of the Bishop Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23 – 24 at Diaz Lake, just ...

Radio Programme Highlight: ‘We empowered people to claim their rights’

Today we’re asking one of the editors, Assadiq Musa, about his favorite Radio Dabanga programme. Fi El Mizan did not shy away from topics considered taboo in Su...

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

Displaced hiding in caves in western Jebel Marra in February 2016 (RD) Several experienced journalists make the daily news broadcasts of Radio Dabanga possible...

Shortwave radio and the letter from North Korea

HISTORY IN THE MAKING Singapore is today hosting an historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, with more than 3,000 members of the media in attendanc...

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New Russian Film Asks: ‘Has The Entire Siberian Forest Been Sold To The Chinese?’ – OpEd

But now there is a new worry: the sell-off of much of the forested land to China, Beijing’s harvesting of almost all of it, and a looming environmental disaster...

Putin’s World Cup More Like Brezhnev’s 1980 Olympiad Than Hitler’s 1936 Games – OpEd

On the one hand, the Moscow commentator says, “Hitler’s Olympiad was the first precedent of such type. The world still did not have in its possession such histo...

Will Raising Retirement Age Weaken Putin? – OpEd

But more importantly, this reaction has prompted commentators to ask whether this new effort by the regime will undermine the power of the Kremlin by calling at...

France, Peru enjoy VAR overrule penalty at World Cup 35 mins ago Football

A view of the video assistant refereeing (VAR) operation room at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia International Broadcast Centre (IBC) in Moscow on June 9, 2018. ...

Libya: Vulnerable refugees evacuated from Libya during visit of UNHCR head

The refugees, who had been held in detention in the Libyan capital, were identified by UNHCR as "extremely vulnerable" and qualifying for evacuation and resettl...

United States of America: Statement on family separation at the U.S-Mexico border

WASHINGTON (19 June) – Plan International is urging the U.S. administration to reverse its “zero tolerance” immigration policy and to end the practice of forcib...

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-yea...

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organi...

Morgan believes ‘sky’s the limit’ for England’s record-breaking batsmen

England’s one-day international record-breakers are pushing the boundaries of what captain Eoin Morgan thought possible and may yet have a world-first total of ...

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...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Religious groups implore Trump White House: Stop separating immigrant families

More than two dozen of the largest religious groups in the U.S. are imploring the Trump administration to change its "zero tolerance" policy that leads to child...

Franklin Graham rips separating kids and parents at border: 'It's disgraceful.'

North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham on Wednesday called separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border "disgraceful" and "terrible...

'It's disgraceful.' Franklin Graham rips separating kids and parents at border

North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham on Wednesday called separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border "disgraceful" and "terrible...

Danny Gokey, Tauren Wells to bring concert to Topeka

A pair of Grammy Award nominees whose music is regularly featured on Christian radio stations will be in concert this coming fall at the Topeka Performing Arts ...

A South Dakota Christian radio station makes waves

Sioux City, IA (51101) Today. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. SE winds shifting to WNW at 15 to 25 mph.....

Longshot Democrats target 'unwinnable' seats in California

This is no suburban, coast-hugging battleground. This is Yucca Valley, the part of California where it's easier to get a signal for the local Christian radio st...

Omaha Christian radio station KGBI gets new owner

Omaha, NE (68102) Today. A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High ...

22nd May 2018

Premier Christian Radio. Pope Francis’ reported comments to a gay man that “God made you like this” have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of ...

'Don't worry we are dealing with the Christians': Algeria's crackdown on churches

Largely dormant for more than 10 years, a law in Algeria which permits the outright persecution of Christians is shaking back into life. As Africa's largest cou...

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...

Russia v Saudi Arabia: World Cup 2018 opening match – live!

Elis speaks: From our occasional Football Weekly guest and guest host, the Welsh comedian, actor, digital radio DJ, Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci enthusiast and Swansea...

Machinery for Sale

2013, 24Mtr, mounted 1100ltr rear tank, 1000ltr front tank, LED boom lights, 3 nozzle boddies, Amatron 3 box. 54018 Miles, Land Rover Discovery SDV6 SE Commerc...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

In debt for transmission services, Ukraine’s public TV broadcaster goes off air

Ukraine’s only public terrestrial television channel, UA: Pershyi, was taken off the air on June 18 because of unpaid debts, its management said in statement. T...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting...

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

A Kuwaiti man shows a replica of the World Cup at a shop in Kuwait City on June 13, 2018. The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off on June 14. / AFP PHOTO / Inside, do...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

LG 70"UHD 4K SMART webOS 3.5 SAT TV

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Geoverse announces investment to accelerate buildout of ultrafast, secure private LTE systems for commercial real estate

SEATTLE, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geoverse, LLC, a Seattle-based neutral host company, announced today that ATN Ventures, the corporate venture capital...

Geoverse announces investment to accelerate buildout of ultrafast, secure private LTE systems for commercial real estate

SEATTLE, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geoverse, LLC, a Seattle-based neutral host company, announced today that ATN Ventures, the corporate venture capital...

Xplore Introduces New L10 Rugged Mobility Platform

As quoted in the press release: The new Xplore L10 lineup features the XSLATE L10 slate tablet PC, the XPAD L10 tablet PC with a hard handle and built-in barcod...

Oppo Find X Features Sliding Pop-Up Cameras

Oppo has officially announced the Find X, a new high-end Android smartphone that features little to no bezels and it doesn’t have a notch. The Oppo Find X also ...

MTN Set To Announce Winners Of The App Challe...

MTN’s App Challenge version 5.O, launched in September 2017 has entered its final stage with the completion of vetting of the various Apps that were submitted f...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon’s highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports ...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) � Oregon's highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports ...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

Oregon's highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s highest court certified t...

Rapper with antisemitic lyrics kicked off radio programme

A Belgian public radio station kicked out of its studio a rapper who on air inveighed against Israel and “Zionists” while introducing a song whose lyrics speak ...

CGT union vows to extend French rail strike

PARIS (Reuters) - The largest union at France’s SNCF train company has called for extended strike action in July to protest over a major rail reform law that wa...

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...

The many lives of Ken new It's impossible to have a quick chat with Ken Murray. It's not his rate of speech

"At the time in Ireland, none of the pirate radio stations were doing current affairs, only playing music, and we covered local elections live, airing Mass, and...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

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...