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 2018-01-18 19:11 

WTOP

The Latest: Kazakhstan to NKorea: Abandon nuclear ambitions...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on a U.N. Security Council meeting on confidence-building measures to tackle the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Kazakhstan's president is calling on North... The post Th...

 2018-01-18 19:10 

WTOP

Judge remains skeptical Sept. 11 Saudi claims can proceed...

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge who previously rejected arguments that Saudi Arabia was behind the Sept. 11 attacks has expressed doubts again after claims were revived by congressional action. Manhattan federal Judge George B.... The post Judge remains ske...

 2018-01-18 19:10 

WTOP

New Mexico State Police says key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett dies in helicopter crash...

RATON, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police says key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett dies in helicopter crash. The post New Mexico State Police says key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett dies in helicopter crash appeared first on WTOP...

 2018-01-18 19:09 

Radio Australia

Bitcoin investment and how to avoid the trade that brings humility...

There is nothing fundamentally wrong with investing in bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies — as long as you do it wisely....

 2018-01-18 19:06 

Radio Australia

Gidget Retro Teardrop Campers heads to court owing $3.5m to customers, creditors...

The travel dreams of dozens of Australians are in tatters after the collapse of a retro camper-maker, which owes $3.5 million to investors and customers around the world....

 2018-01-18 19:06 

Radio Australia

VicRoads worker charged by anti-corruption commission over alleged data breaches...

A VicRoads employee is charged by the state's anti-corruption watchdog with improperly accessing and modifying the private details of Victorian drivers....

 2018-01-18 19:03 

NPR

Drone Used To Save 2 Teens Caught In Dangerous Australian Waves...

The full rescue was caught on the drone's camera as it flew out over crashing surf, dropped a floating device and hovered over the boys as they swam to shore....

 2018-01-18 19:02 

Radio Australia

Weekend heatwave in NSW puts firefighters on high alert...

Firefighters are standing by as hot and dry conditions sweep across the state, while drivers are being warned not to leave children and pets in cars....

 2018-01-18 19:01 

Federal News Radio

US stock indexes mostly lower in afternoon trade; oil slides...

A slide in health care and industrials companies is helping to nudge U.S. stock indexes mostly lower in afternoon trading as the market pulls back slightly from its latest record highs...

 2018-01-18 19:01 

Federal News Radio

Australian Open Show Court Schedules...

All Times EST At Melbourne Park Melbourne Friday Rod Laver Arena 7 p.m. Luksika Kumkhum, Thailand, vs. Petra Martic, Croatia Marta Kostyuk, Ukraine, vs. Elina Svitolina (4), Ukraine Grigor Dimitrov (3), Bulgaria, vs. Andrey Rublev......

 2018-01-18 19:00 

WSHU

Connecticut Towns Declare Emergencies As Massive Ice Chunks Jam Rivers...

A Connecticut town is asking the governor to declare a state of emergency because the river that runs through the community has become jammed with massive chunks of ice....

 2018-01-18 18:59 

Federal News Radio

Twins hire ex-pitcher Jim Kaat as special assistant...

The Minnesota Twins have hired former starting pitcher Jim Kaat as a special assistant to the organization...

 2018-01-18 18:58 

Federal News Radio

Jaguars-Patriots Capsule...

Jaguars-Patriots Capsule...

 2018-01-18 18:58 

Federal News Radio

Study suggests building second Hollywood sign to ease crowds...

Study looking for ways to ease traffic near Hollywood sign suggests building second sign...

 2018-01-18 18:58 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: White nationalist to speak at Michigan State...

Michigan State University will allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak on campus during spring break...

 2018-01-18 18:57 

VOA

January 18, 2018...

A look at the best news photos from around the world....

 2018-01-18 18:56 

Radio Australia

Australian Open: Will Nick Kyrgios be able to maintain his newfound resolve against Jo Wilfred Tsonga?...

Kyrgios 2.0 has played with the relative calm and determination of a man whose sole purpose is to get back to the locker room and conserve the energy required to win seven best-of-five set matches over two long hot weeks....

 2018-01-18 18:55 

VOA

Trump Visits Pentagon to Show Support for Military...

On a visit to the Pentagon, President Donald Trump has criticized Congress' handling of the budget and cautioned that a potential government shutdown would be the "worst thing" for military development.A short-term funding bill expires at midn...

 2018-01-18 18:54 

Federal News Radio

Trump's first year in the White House in photos...

Trump's first year in the White House in photos...

 2018-01-18 18:54 

NPR

In Italy, #MeToo Falters Amid Public Scorn...

Italian actress Asia Argento was one of the first to go public with accusations against Harvey Weinstein. But in Italy, "the culture of support for women is nonexistent," says an Italian screenwriter....

 2018-01-18 18:54 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

In Italy, #MeToo Falters Amid Public Scorn...

In the months since allegations of sexual harassment by major media figures took center stage in the United States, the #MeToo movement has had a ripple...

 2018-01-18 18:52 

Radio Australia

Donald Trump remains popular with Republicans after a year of upheaval...

Donald Trump's first year as US President has been filled with turmoil, but Republican voters remain firmly behind his unconventional tenure....

 2018-01-18 18:50 

Radio Australia

ABC News quiz: How much do you recall?...

This week there was some pretty big news out of Indonesia, a false alert was sent to Hawaiian residents and we lost an Irish music icon.See how much you remember from the week that was....

 2018-01-18 18:48 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran's Protests Suppressed, But Not Forgotten...

The nationwide protests that erupted recently in Iran have been subdued, but the anger that fueled them remains....

 2018-01-18 18:48 

WSHU

Koreas Expert Calls North Korean Olympic Performers A 'Propaganda Coup'...
 2018-01-18 18:48 

Federal News Radio

Former UK boxing champ charged with encouraging extremism...

A former British boxing champion has been charged with encouraging extremist violence...

 2018-01-18 18:48 

Federal News Radio

Paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley up for auction...

A paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley six decades ago in Tulsa is being auctioned on eBay for more than $1,000...

 2018-01-18 18:46 

Federal News Radio

Governors to Trump, Congress: Do more to solve opioid crisis...

State governors in the US are asking the Trump administration and Congress to provide more funding and coordination to deal with the opioid crisis...

 2018-01-18 18:45 

WSHU

Connecticut Joins Other States Challenging FCC's Net Neutrality Ruling...

Connecticut and several other states are asking a federal appeals court to overturn a recent vote by the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC rolled back net neutrality regulations -- potentially paving the way for internet service providers to sele...

 2018-01-18 18:44 

Federal News Radio

AP FACT CHECK: Trump says USA itself at risk of closing....

AP FACT CHECK: Trump worries what happens...

 2018-01-18 18:43 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: France, UK sign deal to improve border controls...

French President Emmanuel Macron says Britain and France have signed a treaty to improve the management of their common border and to deal more humanely with migrants...

 2018-01-18 18:43 

Federal News Radio

Carjacker gets 30-year sentence for New Jersey mall killing...

The gunman in a fatal 2013 carjacking at an upscale mall has been sentenced to 30 years in prison...

 2018-01-18 18:35 

WTOP

Zagitova leads Medvedeva at European figure skating champs...

MOSCOW (AP) — Alina Zagitova led the European figure skating championships on debut after the short program with a dramatic performance of strong and precise jumps on Thursday. The Russian, the Grand Prix Final champion,... The post Zagitova leads M...

 2018-01-18 18:34 

NPR

A Former Neo-Nazi Explains Why Hate Drew Him In — And How He Got Out...

Christian Picciolini spent eight years as a member of a violent, white power skinhead group. He eventually withdrew and co-founded a non-profit to help former extremists disengage....

 2018-01-18 18:34 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

Controversy over Mission Bay hotel's expansion plan...

Opponents of a plan to expand a Mission Bay hotel on Wednesday tried to get the public on their side ahead of a crucial meeting....

 2018-01-18 18:34 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

WA Lawmakers Reach Deal On Water Rights and $4.5B Construction Budget...

After a months-long standoff, legislative Democrats and Republicans say they've reached a bipartisan deal on a thorny water rights issue that will pave the...

 2018-01-18 18:32 

VOA

Turkey Threatens Incursion Into Kurdish Enclave in Northern Syria...

The border between Turkey and Syria recently has been the scene of major Turkish military buildup in preparation for what Turkish officials call an "imminent" assault on the northern Syria's Afrin region.Turkish officials assert that their exp...

 2018-01-18 18:31 

Radio New Zealand

Fiji exporter calls for regional kava growers to re-focus...

A Fijian kava exporter is urging Pacific people to focus on commercial operations rather than small subsistence farming following last month's lifting of a European Union kava export ban....

 2018-01-18 18:26 

VOA

Venezuela Talks Stalled Over Remark on Slain Rebel Policeman...

A top official's claim that Venezuelan opposition leaders helped reveal the hideout of a rebel police officer who was later killed by security forces stalled talks Thursday on resolving the country's deep political and economic crisis. Opposition ...

 2018-01-18 18:25 

Radio New Zealand

Samoa PM says prison officers need to shape up...

Samoa's Prime Minister is accusing the careless and poor management of the Tafaigata prison for the continuing cases of inmate escapes....

 2018-01-18 18:24 

WTOP

Senate passes bill to renew foreign surveillance program...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew a critical foreign intelligence collection program dubbed the "holy grail" because it allows U.S. spy agencies to conduct surveillance on foreign targets abroad.... The post Sen...

 2018-01-18 18:23 

WTOP

Bids for paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley hit $1K...

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley six decades ago in Tulsa is being auctioned on eBay for more than $1,000. North Carolina resident Wade Jones is a collector of... The post Bids for paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Pre...

 2018-01-18 18:22 

Radio New Zealand

Sport: American Samoa advances Mini Games bid...

The American Samoa National Olympic Committee is pressing ahead with preparations to make a formal bid to host the 2025 Pacific Mini Games....

 2018-01-18 18:21 

WTOP

In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault...

NEW YORK (AP) — In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of... The post In TV inter...

 2018-01-18 18:21 

Radio New Zealand

Black Sticks continue winning ways...

The New Zealand men's hockey team have beaten Japan 4-1 win to make it two wins from two games at the Four Nations in Tauranga....

 2018-01-18 18:18 

NPR

Swagger Punks Hot Snakes Are Back, Hear 'Six Wave Hold-Down'...

Hot Snakes, featuring members of Drive Like Jehu, will return with its first album in 14 years, Jericho Sirens , on March 16....

 2018-01-18 18:13 

WTOP

Frigid weather slows Silver Line extension, completion date unchanged...

Amid the area's brutal cold spells, workers have been pressing ahead with construction of the Silver Line extension to Dulles Airport. The frigid weather, though, is having an impact on the project. The post Frigid weather slows Silver Line extension,...

 2018-01-18 18:12 

WTOP

Israel digs deep to thwart tunnel threat from Gaza Strip...

KISSUFIM, Israel (AP) — Massive earthworks and mounds of sandy soil line the Israel-Gaza border as the Israeli military forges ahead with an ambitious subterranean barrier to detect and prevent attack tunnels from reaching southern... The post Israe...

 2018-01-18 18:10 

RTV Slovenija

18,000 signatures for the legalization of marijuana...

The Pirate Party of Slovenia handed National Assembly President Milan Brglez more than 18,000 signatures in favor of a proposal calling for the complete legalization and regulation of cannabis....

 2018-01-18 18:10 

WTOP

Wine, meat and garlic combine for a stick-to-your ribs stew...

During the recent bomb cyclone snowstorm, I couldn't go to the store for several days as I waited to get plowed out of my driveway. I had plenty of food, but a lot of it... The post Wine, meat and garlic combine for a stick-to-your ribs stew appeared ...

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