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 2018-09-19 13:33 

WTOP

Police break up Muslim gatherings in Indian-held Kashmir...

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir fired tear gas and used batons on Wednesday to break up religious processions marking the Muslim month of Muharram. Authorities imposed a curfew in Lalchowk, the commercial......

 2018-09-19 13:32 

WTOP

Tennessee boy shoots, kills mom's husband during fight...

DEER LODGE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Tennessee say a 12-year-old boy shot and killed his mother's husband during a domestic dispute. News outlets report 56-year-old Kevron Thomas "Tommy" Durham was shot twice with......

 2018-09-19 13:32 

Federal News Radio

Tennessee boy shoots, kills mom's husband during fight...

Authorities in Tennessee say a 12-year-old boy shot and killed his mother's husband during a domestic dispute...

 2018-09-19 13:32 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: EU chief says UK's Brexit offer must be reworked...

A top European Union official says key parts of Britain's offer to conclude Brexit talks fall short of expectations and need to be improved, just six months before the country leaves the bloc....

 2018-09-19 13:32 

WTOP

The Latest: EU chief says UK's Brexit offer must be reworked...

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's looming exit from the European Union (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A top European Union official says key parts of Britain's offer to conclude Brexit talks fall short......

 2018-09-19 13:31 

VOA

Uganda's Opposition Pop Star Bobi Wine Set to Return Home...

Uganda's pop star-turned-opposition lawmaker is returning home on Thursday after seeking treatment in the United States for injuries suffered during alleged state torture, while police say they will meet him at the airport.Bobi Wine, whose real name i...

 2018-09-19 13:29 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Human Rights Team Toils To Tell Real Videos From Fakes...

The rights group Amnesty International is determined to expose fake Internet videos and confirm the authenticity of real footage documenting human rights abuses....

 2018-09-19 13:28 

Federal News Radio

Man pleads guilty to 'Field of Dreams' site vandalism...

A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989...

 2018-09-19 13:27 

Federal News Radio

Trump rips Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'...

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying,...

 2018-09-19 13:27 

VOA

Macedonian Court Rejects Bids to Scrap Name Referendum...

Macedonia's constitutional court has rejected two bids to declare illegal and unconstitutional the upcoming referendum on renaming the country "North Macedonia."The vote on Sept. 30 has been hailed by western officials as a major chance for th...

 2018-09-19 13:23 

WTOP

Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist...

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals. Khaled Ali will appeal Wednesday's verdict by the Misdemeanor Court of......

 2018-09-19 13:19 

VOA

Former Columnist Jailed for 'Abusive' Posts About Aung San Suu Kyi...

A former columnist for state media has been jailed for seven years for "abusive" Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a court official said Wednesday, the latest case threatening free expression in the country. Ngar Min Swe was se...

 2018-09-19 13:19 

WSHU

Sen. Kaminsky: LIRR Receives 'Failing Report Card'...

New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky has released the results of a survey about the Long Island Rail Road conducted by his office....

 2018-09-19 13:18 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Poland Says Russian Pipeline As 'Huge Threat'...

Polish President Andrzej Duda has called the Russian-German natural gas pipeline project, Nord Stream 2, "a huge threat" to energy security in Europe. Duda made the comments following a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on Sep...

 2018-09-19 13:18 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Poland Says Russian Pipeline A 'Huge Threat'...

Polish President Andrzej Duda has called the Russian-German natural gas pipeline project, Nord Stream 2, "a huge threat" to energy security in Europe. Duda made the comments following a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on Sep...

 2018-09-19 13:16 

Radio Poland

Smog in Poland to vanish ten years after new campaign: official...

A government minister has said that smog in Poland will disappear ten years after the launch of a new campaign to combat air pollution....

 2018-09-19 13:15 

VOA

EU's Tusk Says Will Call Special Brexit Summit Mid-November...

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday he would call an extra Brexit summit of European Union leaders around mid-November to finalize a deal with Britain.Tusk told a news conference before chairing a summit of all 28 EU leaders in the Au...

 2018-09-19 13:14 

Uganda Radio Network

Defense Asks ICC to Dismiss Sexual Crimes Against Ongwen...

Beth Lyons, a member of the defence team says that Ongwen acted under duress in the face of very severe threats to his life. Beth cautioned The Hague based Court to be extra cautious when deciding Ongwens fate since he was equally a victim of the Ugandan ...

 2018-09-19 13:12 

NPR

John Carpenter's 'Halloween' Theme, But Make It 2018...

In an arrangement that expands the horror, Carpenter's stabbing synths are cut into tiny pieces by quietly piercing beats....

 2018-09-19 13:12 

Federal News Radio

EU President Tusk says British proposals on Irish border, economy "need to be reworked."...

EU President Tusk says British proposals on Irish border, economy...

 2018-09-19 13:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Collapsed Bridge Leaves Bunyangabu Residents Stranded...

The bridge on River Mahoma was swept away by running water after a heavy downpour two weeks ago. The bridge connects Buheesi Sub County to Ruteete Sub County in Kabarole district and is often used by traders, farmers and school going children....

 2018-09-19 13:10 

NPR

Reminder: Requests To Use NPR Content Have To Be Vetted...

There's a process for evaluating such requests and it needs to be followed....

 2018-09-19 13:05 

WCBS Newsradio 880

'Operation Open House': Undercover Investigation Results In Arrest Of 24 Alleged Child Predators...

Two dozen men are under arrest for allegedly chatting with and attempting to lure minors into having sex in New Jersey....

 2018-09-19 13:00 

NPR

The Thistle & Shamrock: From The Archives...

Join Fiona Ritchie for a chance to explore highlights from the past decade of radio shows. This week, we feature music and interviews with John Doyle and Cathie Ryan....

 2018-09-19 13:00 

Radio France International

Nadal pulls out of China tournaments...

World number one Rafael Nadal on Wednesday pulled out of tournaments in Beijing and Shanghai due to the right knee injury that forced him to retire from the US Open....

 2018-09-19 13:00 

VOA

Community Comes Together in Wake of Hurricane Florence...

The worst of Hurricane Florence's sweep through the American south is only now becoming clear as coastal rivers and lakes reach historic levels. But even with the lack of electricity and flooded roads, neighbors are working together in small towns acr...

 2018-09-19 12:55 

Radio Poland

Brexit deal close, but EU needs to compromise, says UK's may...

A Brexit deal is close but the European Union needs to compromise, a German paper quoted the British prime minister as saying, while Poles in the UK remain anxious as the deadline for the UK's divorce from the bloc draws nearer....

 2018-09-19 12:55 

VOA

Philippine Landslide Shows Poor Often Live in Danger's Path...

They're eerie photographs, probably the final images of a few Filipino villagers standing placidly outside low-slung buildings a day before the green mountainside behind them collapsed on that spot. The massive landslide buried dozens of poor miners a...

 2018-09-19 12:54 

Federal News Radio

Eagles bring back receiver Jordan Matthews...

The Philadelphia Eagles have signed wide receiver Jordan Matthews and placed Mike Wallace on injured reserve...

 2018-09-19 12:51 

WSHU

Conn. Refugee Agencies Plea To Admit More Immigrants...

This week, the Trump administration announced the lowest number of refugee admissions in the history of the program . Refugee agency leaders in Connecticut asked Congress on Wednesday to accept more next year....

 2018-09-19 12:48 

WTOP

Elizabeth Smart: Kidnapping accomplice's apology fell short...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Elizabeth Smart says the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted fell short on her court-ordered apology. Part of Wanda......

 2018-09-19 12:48 

Federal News Radio

Elizabeth Smart: Kidnapping accomplice's apology fell short...

Elizabeth Smart says the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 fell short on her apology....

 2018-09-19 12:47 

Federal News Radio

US Open champion Osaka dominant on return to action in Japan...

US Open champion Naomi Osaka made a winning return to action in her homeland, overpowering Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-1 to reach the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo....

 2018-09-19 12:47 

WTOP

Fervent Thai fans of Korean actor overstep airport security...

BANGKOK (AP) — Extreme efforts by two Thai female fans to meet their South Korean idol have raised concerns about security procedures at Thailand's main airport. The two women's misadventures were exposed when one posted......

 2018-09-19 12:47 

Federal News Radio

Fervent Thai fans of Korean actor overstep airport security...

Extreme efforts by two Thai female fans to meet their South Korean idol have raised concerns about security procedures at Thailand's main airport...

 2018-09-19 12:46 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Potential Readmission Of Russia's Anti-Doping Agency Sparks Outcry...

Dozens of athletes, a key Russian whistle-blower, and the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) deputy head have expressed opposition to the lifting of the suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency (RUSADA) this week following a major doping scandal....

 2018-09-19 12:45 

VOA

Report: South Sudan Troops Raped, Killed While Peace Pursued...

With "staggering brutality," South Sudan government soldiers and allied militia targeted civilians by raping them, burning them alive, running them over with armored vehicles and hanging them in trees even as the government pursued a new peace dea...

 2018-09-19 12:43 

VOA

Ex-Malaysian PM Arrested Again Over Investment Scandal...

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been arrested a third time in connection with the scandal-plagued 1MDB state investment fund.The government's anti-corruption agency charged Najib Wednesday over allegations that he siphoned $627 million...

 2018-09-19 12:42 

WTOP

Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal...

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major......

 2018-09-19 12:42 

Federal News Radio

Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal...

Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major rebel stronghold...

 2018-09-19 12:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Three Knocked Dead in Hoima...

The deceased include 30-year-old woman identified as Mukankusi and her two children aged 2 and 5 years respectively all residents of Wankusa village in Kakindo Sub county Kakumiro district. The accident occurred at Buseera village in the same sub county....

 2018-09-19 12:40 

WTOP

2 'detainees' drown as van swept into floodwaters...

Two female mental health patients detained for medical transport drowned Tuesday night when a sheriff's department van was swept away in rising South Carolina flood waters, according to authorities....

 2018-09-19 12:40 

1010 WINS

Creep wanted by police for inappropriately touching 11-year-old girl...

Police are on the lookout for a creep who forcibly touched an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn Sunday afternoon....

 2018-09-19 12:36 

WTOP

Region in Ukraine's west bans Russian-language books, movies...

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A regional council in western Ukraine has passed a motion to ban all Russian-language books, films and songs in the region. The legislature in the Lviv region voted on Wednesday to......

 2018-09-19 12:34 

WTOP

US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home construction rebounded in August at the fastest pace in seven months, a hopeful sign for a housing industry that has been struggling with rising lumber costs. The Commerce Department said......

 2018-09-19 12:34 

Federal News Radio

US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August...

US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August, fastest gain in 7 months...

 2018-09-19 12:33 

WTOP

Signs to bring your pet to the vet immediately...

The hardest part of being a pet owner is deciding when it's time to pack up and head to the vet's office immediately. It's important for pet parents to read their actions to determine when they are in distress. Here are a few tips on when to b...

 2018-09-19 12:32 

WTOP

Man pleads guilty to 'Field of Dreams' site vandalism...

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989 movie "Field of Dreams" has changed his plea to guilty. Dubuque County court......

 2018-09-19 12:32 

WTOP

US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August, fastest gain in 7 months...

WASHINGTON (AP) — US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August, fastest gain in 7 months....

 2018-09-19 12:31 

VOA

Pakistan Court Suspends Prison Sentence, Frees ex-PM Sharif...

A Pakistani court suspended the prison sentences of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law on Wednesday and set them free on bail pending their appeal hearings.The Islamabad High Court made the decision after the Sharifs petitione...

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