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 2018-09-25 23:28 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: Will Smith makes bungee jump near Grand Canyon...

Will Smith successfully bungee jumped from a helicopter near the Grand Canyon...

 2018-09-25 23:28 

Federal News Radio

Hall of Fame RB Barry Sanders enjoying new role with Lions...

Hall of Fame RB Barry Sanders enjoy new role with Lions after post-retirement rift...

 2018-09-25 23:28 

Federal News Radio

Winston returns to work, Bucs not saying if he's starter...

Jameis Winston's suspension is over, though Buccaneers aren't saying who is the team's starter...

 2018-09-25 23:22 

Federal News Radio

Big changes about small fish are in store for fishermen...

Big changes are in store for herring fishermen in New England...

 2018-09-25 23:22 

Federal News Radio

Mets assistant GM: Callaway expected back next year...

Mets assistant general manager John Ricco says he fully anticipates rookie skipper Mickey Callaway coming back next year despite New York's disappointing season...

 2018-09-25 23:20 

Federal News Radio

Guatemala again refuses to readmit UN graft investigator...

Guatemala's government is again refusing to readmit the head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the country, including one pending case against President Jimmy Morales...

 2018-09-25 23:11 

Radio New Zealand

DOC investigating claims power station is blocking reserve access...

Department of Conservation staff visited a Northland power station on Tuesday to check out claims it is shutting people out of public reserves on the Wairua River....

 2018-09-25 23:05 

WTOP

Texas mom pleads guilty in deaths of 2 kids inside hot car...

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 20-year-old Texas mother whose two toddlers died after they were left for hours inside a hot vehicle has pleaded guilty. The Kerrville Daily Times reports Amanda Kristene Hawkins pleaded guilty......

 2018-09-25 23:04 

Federal News Radio

Mattis: Jury is out on women succeeding in combat jobs...

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is offering a dim view of females serving in infantry jobs, telling a Virginia Military Institute class that the jury is out on whether women can succeed in combat....

 2018-09-25 23:04 

1010 WINS

Committee vote on Kavanaugh scheduled for Friday...

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a vote Friday on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court....

 2018-09-25 23:01 

WTOP

Md. man charged in night burglaries, attempted sex offense against 12-year-old...

A Maryland man has been charged in connection to a series of home burglaries and an attempted sexual offense of a girl that police said took place in the Ashton-Sandy Spring and Colesville areas last week....

 2018-09-25 22:59 

Radio New Zealand

SPC exploring potential for use of biogas in Pacific...

The regional technical organisation the SPC or Pacific Community says biogas generation would fit the needs of the Pacific....

 2018-09-25 22:57 

WTOP

Laughter at Trump among a long line of shocking UN moments...

The laughter was sudden, loud and unexpected. It came at the expense of the U.S. president as he addressed global leaders at the United Nations, and it was witnessed by an audience of tens of......

 2018-09-25 22:56 

NPR

U.S. Won't Label Atrocities Against Rohingya 'Genocide'...

A much-anticipated report by the U.S. State Department blames Myanmar's security forces for violence against Rohingya Muslims, but does not call the mass killing a genocide....

 2018-09-25 22:51 

WTOP

Texas man sentenced to 60 years in 4-year-old girl's death...

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old girl when he was 17. Ferrell Dardar, now 19,......

 2018-09-25 22:50 

Radio New Zealand

Rugby World Cup: All Blacks chasing history...

The All Blacks are aiming to make history at the Rugby World Cup in Japan in 2019....

 2018-09-25 22:50 

Radio New Zealand

The finger is hovering over the reset button at World Rugby...

Opinion - Ready for a mini-World Cup every year? If anyone was in any doubt that test rugby is going to look quite different after the next World Cup, here is the evidence to dispel it....

 2018-09-25 22:47 

WTOP

Police say they have weapons from deadly street attacks...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a man suspected in brutal beatings of homeless men in Southern California (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Los Angeles police say investigators have found a baseball bat and......

 2018-09-25 22:44 

VOA

Global $500M Data Drive Aims to Boost Harvests, End Hunger...

A $500 million data drive aims to improve the harvests of hundreds of millions of farmers worldwide as rising hunger levels threaten a global goal to end hunger by 2030, organizations involved in the initiative said Tuesday.Developing countries and donors...

 2018-09-25 22:40 

Radio New Zealand

Commercial property sales hit half-decade high...

The commercial property market is having its strongest showing in nearly five years with strong demand from overseas investors for high-yielding real estate....

 2018-09-25 22:39 

Radio New Zealand

LPV candidate leading Tanna count in Vanuatu...

Unofficial results from Tanna show the Leaders Party of Vanuatu candidate to be leading the count in the by-election to fill the seat vacated by former Deputy Prime Minister, Joe Natuman....

 2018-09-25 22:36 

WTOP

Bankruptcy court OKs settlement for clergy sex abuse victims...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge has approved a reorganization plan for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis that will compensate victims of clergy sex abuse. Judge Robert Kressel approved the $210......

 2018-09-25 22:31 

WTOP

Veterinarian removes eel from loggerhead sea turtle's body...

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A veterinarian has removed a 2-foot-long (0.61-meter-long) eel from the body cavity of a loggerhead sea turtle in the Florida Keys. Dr. Brooke Burkhalter needed three hours Tuesday to complete the......

 2018-09-25 22:30 

VOA

Jordan's King Abdullah Calls on UN to Keep Supporting Palestinians...

Jordan's King Abdullah II is urging the United Nations to continue helping the Palestinians after the United States cut off aid to the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees."It would be a terrible mistake to abandon youth to the forces of radicalis...

 2018-09-25 22:30 

WFAN Sports Radio

Pat Shurmur On WFAN: 'It Was A Good Team Win'...

Giants head coach Pat Shurmur joined...

 2018-09-25 22:30 

VOA

Number of Babies Born With Syphilis in US Doubles in Four Years...

The number of babies born infected with syphilis in the United States has more than doubled since 2013, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.In a report released Tuesday, the CDC said the number of cases of congenital syphilis,...

 2018-09-25 22:28 

WTOP

Senate Judiciary Committee schedules Friday vote on Kavanaugh nomination, one day after hearing from accuser...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Judiciary Committee schedules Friday vote on Kavanaugh nomination, one day after hearing from accuser....

 2018-09-25 22:27 

Radio New Zealand

Cook Islands govt aims to reduce climate change vulnerability...

The re-elected Cook Islands government has made protecting vulnerable infrastructure from climate change one of its key priorities....

 2018-09-25 22:27 

Federal News Radio

Golden Knights out to prove last season was no fluke...

The Vegas Golden Knights stunned the league with a run to the Stanley Cup Final in their inaugural season...

 2018-09-25 22:27 

WTOP

Antibiotics for appendicitis? Surgery often not needed...

It's a substantial change in thinking about how to treat an inflamed appendix. For decades, appendicitis has been considered a medical emergency requiring immediate surgery, but with advances in imaging tests, that's not automatic anymore....

 2018-09-25 22:26 

Radio New Zealand

NZ sailors' remains return from England...

The remains of two Royal New Zealand Navy sailors who died in England over 60 years ago and were buried there will be brought home this morning and be handed back to their families....

 2018-09-25 22:25 

Federal News Radio

Atletico dominates early, tops Huesca 3-0 with help from VAR...

Atletico Madrid needed only about half an hour _ and some help from VAR _ to cruise to a 3-0 victory over promoted Huesca in the Spanish league...

 2018-09-25 22:25 

Federal News Radio

FBI: Baltimore homicide rate topped US big cities in 2017...

FBI crime statistics place Baltimore's homicide rate above that of any other U.S. city with a population over 500,000...

 2018-09-25 22:18 

Federal News Radio

Mets activate Wright off DL for final homestand of season...

David Wright has been reinstated from the disabled list and added to the Mets' active roster for the first time since June 3, 2016...

 2018-09-25 22:16 

Federal News Radio

Police: Woman hid mother's body, wanted to see it decompose...

Police have accused a North Carolina woman of keeping her mother's body at home for months, saying she was curious about the stages of death...

 2018-09-25 22:15 

Federal News Radio

World leaders laugh as Trump boasts of his achievements...

President Donald Trump got some unintended laughs when he addressed world leaders on Tuesday...

 2018-09-25 22:14 

Federal News Radio

At UN this year, it's Trump versus the world...

A gaping ideological divide cuts through this year's speechfest by world leaders at the United Nations...

 2018-09-25 22:08 

NPR

The Five Lives Of 'Tha Carter V'...

After years of mystery, excitement and public tumult, Lil Wayne's long-delayed album is nearly here. As you prepare to listen, here are a few things to keep in mind about where the rapper's been....

 2018-09-25 22:06 

WTOP

Chinese citizen accused of allegedly spying on US engineers...

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chinese citizen living in Chicago was arrested Tuesday for allegedly spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government, federal prosecutors said. Ji Chaoqun, 27,......

 2018-09-25 22:06 

WTOP

Guatemala again refuses to readmit UN graft investigator...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Guatemala's government reiterated Tuesday that it is refusing to readmit the head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the country, including one pending case against President Jimmy Morales. Vice President......

 2018-09-25 22:04 

WTOP

US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A meeting between top state law enforcement officials and Attorney General Jeff Sessions about how the government can safeguard the privacy of social media users ended Tuesday without a decision on whether......

 2018-09-25 22:04 

WTOP

Ole Miss seeks fast removal of donor's name after flap...

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi is trying to speed up the process of removing a donor's name from its journalism school after his Facebook post that drew backlash as being racist. Ed......

 2018-09-25 22:04 

Radio New Zealand

Man accused of toddler's murder named...

The 30 year-old man charged with murdering a two year-old in Mangawhai will go to trial next year....

 2018-09-25 22:02 

Radio New Zealand

Nine New Zealand MPs head to Melanesia...

Nine New Zealand politicians are preparing for a six day trip to Solomon Islands and Vanuatu next week....

 2018-09-25 22:01 

Radio Australia

Bill Cosby sentenced to three-to-ten years in jail for sexual assault...

The US comedian Bill Cosby, once dubbed "America's Dad," will spend between three to ten years behind bars after being convicted of sexual assault....

 2018-09-25 22:00 

VOA

Trade Minister: Updated Peru-China Trade Deal May Be Ready by 2020...

An update of Peru's trade agreement with China could be completed as soon as 2020, and certainly by the time President Martin Vizcarra leaves office, Peruvian Trade Minister Roger Valencia said Tuesday.Peru and its top trade partner China vowed to upd...

 2018-09-25 22:00 

VOA

Sudan Reports Outbreak of Mosquito-borne Disease...

More than 11,000 people in Sudan's eastern state of Kassala have been infected over the past month by Chikungunya, a debilitating mosquito-borne viral disease, but no deaths have been reported, a Sudanese official said Tuesday.Chikungunya is spread by...

 2018-09-25 22:00 

Radio Australia

New recycling label launched...

A new, nationally consistent label has been developed to make it easier for households to figure out what can and can't be recycled....

 2018-09-25 22:00 

VOA

Besieged Orthodox Church a Flashpoint of Kosovo's Lingering Tensions...

The year-long Kosovo War — the final in a series of Balkan wars in the 1990s — has left in its wake simmering ethnic tensions and complexities. VOA's Jamie Dettmer reports....

 2018-09-25 21:59 

WTOP

'Making a Murderer' sequel set to premiere Oct. 19...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A sequel to the popular "Making a Murderer" documentary series about a Wisconsin murder case is set to premiere Oct. 19 on Netflix. The first "Making a Murderer" recounted the story......

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