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 2018-04-24 22:18 

WTOP

Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will soon travel to China for talks as the two global economic powers deal with trade tensions. Trump said during a White... The post Trump says Mnuchin wil...

 2018-04-24 22:18 

Federal News Radio

Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute...

President Donald Trump says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will soon travel to China for talks as the two global economic powers deal with trade tensions...

 2018-04-24 22:17 

WTOP

Defense attacks prosecution case in bank execs fraud trial...

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Defense attorneys are continuing to hammer away at prosecutors' claims in the federal fraud and conspiracy trial of four former Wilmington Trust Corporation executives. In closing arguments Tuesday, defense attorneys atta...

 2018-04-24 22:17 

Federal News Radio

Defense attacks prosecution case in bank execs fraud trial...

Defense attorneys are continuing to hammer away at prosecutors' claims in the federal fraud and conspiracy trial of four former Wilmington Trust Corporation executives...

 2018-04-24 22:16 

Federal News Radio

Royals send Perez, Gordon from DL to starting lineup...

Royals activate All-Star catcher Salvador Perez, outfielder Alex Gordon from DL, put them in lineup for series opener against Brewers...

 2018-04-24 22:16 

WTOP

The Latest: 'Smallville' actress leaves Brooklyn courthouse...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on actress charged in NXIVM case (all times local): 6 p.m. The actress granted bail while fighting charges that she helped recruit women into a cult-like group has left... The post The Latest: 'Smallville' actress ...

 2018-04-24 22:15 

VOA

Turkey Lashes Out Over Election Bans in Europe...

Snap elections in Turkey are threatening to put Ankara on a collision course with several parts of Europe with large Turkish minorities. Germany, Austria and Amsterdam have ruled out any campaigning by Turkish political parties ahead of the June 24 electi...

 2018-04-24 22:15 

VOA

Bin Laden's Security Guard Living in Germany as a Refugee...

The alleged former bodyguard of 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden has been found collecting welfare checks from the German government, according to local media, because he cannot be deported — even though he was refused asylum status.A report in the G...

 2018-04-24 22:14 

Radio New Zealand

NZers flee burning tour bus heading to Gallipoli...

New Zealanders and others on a tour group had to flee a burning bus that was enroute to Anzac Day commemorations in Gallipoli....

 2018-04-24 22:09 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Some senators still have lingering questions about Mike Pompeo as secretary of state...

President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state took a big step closer to confirmation on Monday night. In a surprise vote, a key Senate committee...

 2018-04-24 22:07 

Radio Australia

Anzac Day 2018: Turkish cousins brothers in arms with great-grandfather who fought at Gallipoli...

Cousins Hasan Kacmaz and Ulas Yildirim both serve in the Australian Defence Force, but their great-grandfather fought against the Anzacs at Gallipoli....

 2018-04-24 22:05 

NPR

Asylum-Seeking Student Says Nothing Can Stand Between Him And Poetry...

Allan Monga of Portland, Maine recently won the right to compete in the national Poetry Out Loud festival. He was initially barred because he's an asylum seeker and not a U.S. citizen....

 2018-04-24 22:04 

VOA

Nicaragua Releases Some Student Protesters to Lower Tensions...

Nicaraguan authorities have released some student protesters arrested during anti-government demonstrations over the past week as President Daniel Ortega seeks to lower tensions. With freshly shaved heads and some bearing bruises they said were inflicted ...

 2018-04-24 22:04 

Radio New Zealand

In photos: Anzac Day commemorations 2018...

Gallery - Dawn services have been held across New Zealand today to mark Anzac Day, the 103rd anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli. See the best images of the events....

 2018-04-24 22:01 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Video Shows Port Authority Commissioner Going On Tirade At Tenafly Police Officers...

Dashcam video has been released showing a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey commissioner using profane language and demanding to be called "commissioner4; as she intervenes during a traffic stop involving her daughter....

 2018-04-24 22:00 

Federal News Radio

Teleworking: Here to stay or going away? You tell us...

Federal News Radio's web team joins Senior Correspondent Mike Causey to answer common questions about teleworking....

 2018-04-24 22:00 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: Rifle seized at Waffle House suspect's apartment...

A Nashville judge has reset the court date for a man accused of killing four people when he opened fire outside a Waffle House with an AR-15 rifle...

 2018-04-24 21:59 

NPR

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Orders Meek Mill Be Released On Bail...

The Philadelphia rapper's imprisonment over probation violation has been a lightning rod in a debate over race and the nation's judicial and correctional systems....

 2018-04-24 21:58 

Federal News Radio

Environmentalists dump on proposal for weaker coal ash rules...

Dozens of environmentalists are speaking out against a proposal from the Environmental Protection Agency that would roll back regulations governing the disposal of coal ash generated by power plants...

 2018-04-24 21:57 

Federal News Radio

Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out of lineup vs. Indians after beaning...

Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out vs. Indians 2 days after being hit on head by pitch; Maddon says 2016 NL MVP has cut over eye, no concussion...

 2018-04-24 21:57 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Teatro Zinzanni welcomed to new home in Woodinville...

Longtime Seattle dinner cabaret Teatro Zinzanni has found a new home on the Eastside. This spring Teatro Zinzanni officials plan to sign a 10-year lease on...

 2018-04-24 21:55 

Radio Australia

Donald Trump hails North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as 'honourable' but tempers summit expectations...

US President Donald Trump says discussions on a planned summit are going well, but tempers expectations for any quick denuclearisation deal by saying "it may be we're all wasting a lot of time", adding that the campaign of maximum pressure wil...

 2018-04-24 21:55 

Federal News Radio

Manaea's no-no part of impressive start to 3rd year with A's...

Sean Manaea didn't grow up in a baseball family, but the hard-throwing lefty fell in love with the sport after his parents signed him up to play...

 2018-04-24 21:54 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Pruitt Proposes New Rule Defining What Science Can Be Used By EPA...

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, has proposed a new rule that restricts scientific research that can be used by the agency...

 2018-04-24 21:54 

WSHU

Pruitt Proposes New Rule Defining What Science Can Be Used By EPA...

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, has proposed a new rule that restricts scientific research that can be used by the agency for its regulatory decisions. The proposed rule only allows the use of studies that make all data publ...

 2018-04-24 21:53 

NPR

Pruitt Proposes New Rule Defining What Science Can Be Used By EPA...

The EPA administrator wants to restrict the science used by the agency in its decision-making. Scientists are concerned it eliminates all good science in the process....

 2018-04-24 21:52 

Federal News Radio

Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015...

A new scientific study shows that gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015...

 2018-04-24 21:51 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

In 'The New Face Of America,' Journalist Alex Wagner Saw Herself...

In 1993, Alex Wagner saw a familiar face on the cover of Time magazine: It was a computer-generated picture of a multiethnic woman who reminded her of ......

 2018-04-24 21:51 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Jazz Musician Bob Dorough, Best Known For 'Schoolhouse Rock!,' Dies At 94...

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 2018-04-24 21:50 

Radio Australia

Donald Trump to send incoming ambassador to Australia Harry Harris to South Korea instead...

US President Donald Trump's proposed ambassador to Australia will be pulled from the post, the ABC understands....

 2018-04-24 21:50 

VOA

Russia Calls Home Its Students Studying Abroad...

Russia has launched a campaign urging about 60,000 of its citizens studying abroad to return home.The marketing campaign is responding to "Russophobic attitudes" toward its citizens and students living abroad, according to the state-run RIA-Novost...

 2018-04-24 21:48 

WTOP

Lawsuit seeks details of school's ties with Koch Foundation...

The Koch Foundation gives tens of millions of dollars annually to universities all over the country, but no school has received more Koch money than Fairfax-based George Mason University. The post Lawsuit seeks details of school's ties with Koch Found...

 2018-04-24 21:48 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Northwest Senators Decry Cuts To Federal Wildfire Research...

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 2018-04-24 21:46 

Federal News Radio

Trump backtracks on Syria after talks with French leader...

One month ago President Donald Trump surprised many by announcing the U.S. would withdraw from Syria soon, but after talks with France's president he appears to have changed his mind....

 2018-04-24 21:45 

Federal News Radio

An update on the Section 846 Implementation Plan...

Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, Jonathan Aronie, partner at Sheppard Mullin LLP, and Jon Etherton, president of Etherton & Associates, Inc., share their insights and analysis on the GSA's Section 846 Implementation Plan....

 2018-04-24 21:43 

NPR

Truckers Line Up Under Bridge To Save Man Threatening Suicide...

Michigan State Police and local officials rounded up a group of 13 semitruck drivers to park below a freeway overpass to shorten the fall of a man trying to jump to his death....

 2018-04-24 21:43 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Truckers Line Up Under Bridge To Save Man Threatening Suicide...

A group of truck-driving good Samaritans answered a call to help save a man threatening to commit suicide by jumping off a freeway overpass on Tuesday....

 2018-04-24 21:43 

WSHU

Truckers Line Up Under Bridge To Save Man Threatening Suicide...

A group of truck-driving good Samaritans answered a call to help save a man threatening to commit suicide by jumping off a freeway overpass on Tuesday. Michigan State Police and local officials rounded up a group of 13 semitruck drivers to form a line bel...

 2018-04-24 21:39 

Federal News Radio

Auditor's handling of whistleblower's claims is criticized...

Democratic Ohio attorney general candidate Steven Dettelbach says his GOP opponent, Auditor Dave Yost, should have referred to authorities a whistleblower's allegations of intentional attendance inflation at the state's then-largest online charter...

 2018-04-24 21:34 

WTOP

Waffle House gunman's troubles began years before attack...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Travis Reinking's erratic behavior began years before police say he showed up without pants at a Waffle House restaurant and killed four people with an assault-style rifle. The onetime construction crane... The post Waffl...

 2018-04-24 21:34 

Federal News Radio

Waffle House gunman's troubles began years before attack...

Waffle House gunman's erratic behavior began years before Tennessee restaurant attack...

 2018-04-24 21:33 

WTOP

Lawyer convicted in corruption case over NYPD gun permits...

NEW YORK (AP) — A former Brooklyn prosecutor was convicted Tuesday of bribery and conspiracy in a gun-permit scandal after giving bribes including a diamond-studded watch to a former New York Police Department sergeant. John... The post Lawyer convi...

 2018-04-24 21:33 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Iran's Foreign Minister Comes To America, Keeping One Eye On Saudi Arabia...

When Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif walked into a roomful of reporters in New York on Saturday, he remarked on how his U.S. visit was going....

 2018-04-24 21:32 

WTOP

F-16C crashes while trying to land at municipal airport...

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Luke Air Force Base officials say an F-16C from the 56th Fighter Wing crashed while attempting to land at a municipal airport in Arizona. The pilot ejected and wasn't... The post F-16C crashes while trying to land ...

 2018-04-24 21:31 

VOA

ICRC Suspends Operations in South Sudan County After Attack...

An International Committee of the Red Cross spokesperson says the organization suspended services in South Sudan's Leer county after its compound came under attack earlier this month.Aid agencies have confirmed reports of continued fighting between go...

 2018-04-24 21:30 

VOA

Syria is Death Trap for Civilians, UN Refugee Chief Warns...

Civilians can no longer flee fighting and bombing raids in Syria because borders are so tightly controlled and neighboring countries are overwhelmed by refugees, creating some of the worst suffering in modern times, a top U.N. agency chief said.U.N. High ...

 2018-04-24 21:30 

WTOP

Emergency special election will replace Texas' Farenthold...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has suspended state law and called a special election in June to fill the seat vacated by Republican U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, who recently resigned following sexual... The post Emergency special electio...

 2018-04-24 21:30 

VOA

EPA Proposes to Bar Use of Confidential Data in Rulemaking...

The Environmental Protection Agency announced a new rule Tuesday that would stop it from relying on scientific research underpinned by confidential data in its making of regulations.EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt billed the measure as a way to boost trans...

 2018-04-24 21:30 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

London's Parliament Square Gets Its First Statue Honoring A Woman...

For nearly 150 years, it's been men only: Winston Churchill, Nelson Mandela, Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Gandhi and seven other statesmen. But on Tuesday...

 2018-04-24 21:29 

WTOP

First lady embraces moment in spotlight during state visit...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is embracing her moment in the spotlight for the French president's state visit. She traded in her usual dark sunglasses for a white wide-brimmed hat that quickly became a trending... The post First lady embraces ...

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