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 2018-06-21 16:30 

WSHU

Gov. Malloy Signs 2 Climate Change Bills Into Law...

Connecticut now has two new laws that are designed to help the state plan ahead for climate change and the production of clean energy. At a signing ceremony, Governor Dannel Malloy said the new energy law would require state utilities to increase the perc...

 2018-06-21 16:30 

VOA

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 2018-06-21 16:25 

VOA

Serena Williams: Young Boys Need Domestic Abuse Education...

Serena Williams says the conversation about stopping domestic abuse shouldn't just center around women, but men as well.The tennis superstar says education about domestic abuse should start from when men are young boys.The 23-time Grand Slam singles c...

 2018-06-21 16:21 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Dolan: 'Thanks Be To God' That Trump Has Halted Migrant Family Separations...

Cardinal Timothy Dolan said Thursday that he hopes President Donald Trump's executive order ending the separation of migrant families will result in a recognition that the country has gone too far on immigration....

 2018-06-21 16:20 

Federal News Radio

Woman's body found in creek after major Pennsylvania floods...

Strong storms containing heavy rains have caused severe flooding in parts of western Pennsylvania, spurring dozens of evacuations and damaging numerous vehicles and other property...

 2018-06-21 16:20 

VOA

UN Rights Experts Urge Egypt to Free Couple Unlawfully Detained...

The daughter of the spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood and her husband have been unlawfully detained in Egypt for the past year without formal charge, U.N. human rights experts said on Thursday, calling for the couple's release and compensatio...

 2018-06-21 16:19 

WCBS Newsradio 880

City Council Plans To Discuss Plastic Straw Ban...

Plastic drinking straws could soon be banned throughout the five boroughs....

 2018-06-21 16:19 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: Nigeria's keeper shows no signs of stage fright...

Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic apparently does not want to discuss the issue of tensions linked to Swiss players with Kosovo Albanian heritage ahead of the World Cup match against Serbia...

 2018-06-21 16:18 

WTOP

The Latest: US rights chief blasts Hungary anti-migrant laws...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants in Europe (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The U.N.'s human rights chief says that Hungary's new legislation threatening to jail people helping refugees and asylum-seekers......

 2018-06-21 16:18 

WTOP

South Sudan's armed opposition rejects 'imposition' of peace...

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — South Sudan's armed opposition on Thursday rejected any "imposition" of a peace deal and asked for more time after the first face-to-face meeting between President Salva Kiir and rival Riek......

 2018-06-21 16:17 

WTOP

Sara Netanyahu preceded by avarice of other first wives...

Sara Netanyahu, wife of the Israeli prime minister, has long been plagued by allegations of living a lavish lifestyle with the taxpayers' money, and squabbling with staff and meddling in state affairs. She's now charged......

 2018-06-21 16:17 

Uganda Radio Network

Former Polling Agents Threaten to Sue MP Over Allowances...

According to the polling agents, they were each promised 30, 000 shillings....

 2018-06-21 16:16 

Federal News Radio

First lady Melania Trump visits U.S.-Mexico border amid crisis over migrant children separated from parents...

First lady Melania Trump visits U.S.-Mexico border amid crisis over migrant children separated from parents...

 2018-06-21 16:16 

WTOP

First lady Melania Trump visits U.S.-Mexico border amid crisis over migrant children separated from parents...

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump visits U.S.-Mexico border amid crisis over migrant children separated from parents....

 2018-06-21 16:16 

Federal News Radio

Trial postponed for teacher in 'fight club' case...

A Connecticut judge has postponed the trial of a former substitute teacher charged with organizing a student fight club...

 2018-06-21 16:16 

WTOP

Trial postponed for teacher in 'fight club' case...

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A former substitute teacher charged with organizing a student fight club has had his trial postponed. The Norwich Bulletin reports that Ryan Fish has been granted a continuance until July 25......

 2018-06-21 16:15 

NPR

Liz Cooper & The Stampede's Music Video For 'Hey Man' Turns A Tea Party Upside Down...

The new video from the Nashville band plays out like a mini episode of The Twilight Zone....

 2018-06-21 16:15 

Federal News Radio

Lawsuit seeks protection for crayfish from coal mining...

A federal lawsuit from an environmental group alleges two federally-protected crayfish species have been harmed by coal mining in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia...

 2018-06-21 16:14 

WTOP

Israel strikes Gaza sites in response to airborne fire bombs...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says it has struck Gaza after Palestinians tried to launch flaming kites into its territory. It said aircraft targeted "infrastructure" there Thursday, without elaborating. It said the strike came after...

 2018-06-21 16:14 

WTOP

The Latest: House speaker happy family splits ending...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the immigration controversy (all times local): 12:05 p.m. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he was "pleased" President Donald Trump ordered an end to separating children from parents at the......

 2018-06-21 16:14 

Radio Free Asia

US Withdrawal From UN Rights Council May 'Boost China's Power,' Activists Say...

Activists warn that the move will leave a power vacuum in international human rights issues that China will fill on its own terms....

 2018-06-21 16:13 

WTOP

Utah teen accused in backpack bomb was bullied, expert says...

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A psychologist says a Utah teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb after looking at Islamic State propaganda online has a long history of being bullied.......

 2018-06-21 16:12 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

New 'Time' magazine cover shows Trump looking down at crying migrant child...

"Time" magazine will feature a viral image of a two-year-old Honduran girl crying at the U.S.-Mexico border on its latest cover....

 2018-06-21 16:11 

WTOP

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 2018-06-21 16:09 

WTOP

Angry Republican teachers create split inside Oklahoma GOP...

NEWCASTLE, Okla. (AP) — Sherrie Conley is like most people in small-town Oklahoma: solidly conservative. When she goes to the polls, she faithfully votes Republican. But in Tuesday's primary election here, the elementary school principal......

 2018-06-21 16:09 

Federal News Radio

Angry Republican teachers create split inside Oklahoma GOP...

Nearly 100 teachers, many of them Republicans, are running for political office in Oklahoma...

 2018-06-21 16:07 

Federal News Radio

Sara Netanyahu preceded by avarice of other first wives...

Sara Netanyahu preceded by avarice and hunger for power of other first wives...

 2018-06-21 16:06 

WTOP

World Cup stadium offers experience like no other venue...

YEKATERINBURG, Russia (AP) — They are far from the action and vertigo-inducing for some. The World Cup stadium in Yekaterinburg has two stands that are built outside the main structure. They sit atop towers of......

 2018-06-21 16:06 

Federal News Radio

World Cup stadium offers experience like no other venue...

World Cup stadium offers experience like no other venue...

 2018-06-21 16:06 

WSHU

Primary Ballots Set For Connecticut Governor Race...

The ballot is set for the August 14 gubernatorial primaries in Connecticut, with the Secretary of the State's office certifying the last two candidates. Those are Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim and Greenwich hedge fund manager David Stemermen....

 2018-06-21 16:05 

WTOP

Markets Right Now: Trade worries send stocks lower...

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 12:00 p.m. U.S. stocks are trading falling at midday as health care and technology companies skid while investors focus on the......

 2018-06-21 16:04 

WTOP

Romania court hands 3 jail sentence to party leader...

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian court has handed down a 3 -year prison sentence for the powerful leader of the ruling Social Democratic Party for official misconduct. The High Court of Cassation and Justice......

 2018-06-21 16:04 

Federal News Radio

Lawyer: Feds unexpectedly drop charges against 17 immigrants...

A civil rights group attorney says federal prosecutors unexpectedly dropped misdemeanor charges against 17 adult immigrants who crossed the border with children...

 2018-06-21 16:01 

Federal News Radio

Belgium looks to shut down Tunisia quickly at World Cup...

Belgium's ambitions at the World Cup lie beyond the group stage, so the team's players just want to get through to the knockout round as quickly and easily as possible...

 2018-06-21 15:59 

Federal News Radio

OPEC enters meeting that could set direction of oil prices...

OPEC and Russia are expected to approve raising oil production, but just how much is up in the air...

 2018-06-21 15:58 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iranian Women Can Still Celebrate Despite Team's World Cup Loss...

Iran's soccer team suffered a defeat on June 20, but women in the country still had reason to celebrate after they were allowed to attend a sporting event at a stadium for the first time in nearly 40 years....

 2018-06-21 15:58 

VOA

UN: US Withdrawal from Human Rights Council Uncharted Territory...

The United Nations has begun the process of filling the seat the United States left vacant at the U.N. Human Rights Council now that it has received official notification that Washington is resigning from the council.The U.N. body wasted no time adjusting...

 2018-06-21 15:58 

Federal News Radio

Ocean Resort Casino, formerly Revel, gets casino license...

Atlantic City's former Revel casino is getting a second chance as the Ocean Resort Casino...

 2018-06-21 15:50 

NPR

Supreme Court Rules That Online Sellers May Collect State Sales Taxes On Purchases...

NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg discusses what the Supreme Court's ruling on online shopping means for sellers and state revenues....

 2018-06-21 15:50 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Supreme Court Rules That Online Sellers May Collect State Sales Taxes On Purchases...

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 2018-06-21 15:50 

WSHU

Supreme Court Rules That Online Sellers May Collect State Sales Taxes On Purchases...

Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/....

 2018-06-21 15:48 

VOA

Gambia National Police Chief Resigns After Protest Shootings...

Gambia's police say the national police inspector general has resigned after two civilians were shot dead this week during a demonstration against sand mining.Police spokesman David Kujabi has announced Landing Kinteh's resignation.Human rights gr...

 2018-06-21 15:48 

WFAN Sports Radio

Manning Is The Key To Big Blue's Success In 2018...

Eli Manning, the lone, enduring face through all the hardships and regimes, through the Super Bowl and toilet bowl seasons, is still the player on whom this season pivots. And while Manning shows up for every practice, plays every game, and takes every sn...

 2018-06-21 15:48 

RTV Slovenija

"Slovenia has a 'wet' culture, which means that the drinking of alcohol is widely accepted."...

Slovenia is among the countries with "wet" drinking cultures, where alcoholic beverages serve as a social bond....

 2018-06-21 15:47 

Uganda Radio Network

Kadaga Calls for Review of Decentralization Policy...

The Speaker also raised the concern of insufficient funding to Local Governments, which she said is one of their biggest challenges and affecting service delivery....

 2018-06-21 15:45 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Visegrad Nations To Boycott EU Commission Migration Summit...

Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic -- the so-called Visegrad Four countries -- say they will boycott this weekend's European summit on migration, saying it is not the appropriate format for such talks....

 2018-06-21 15:44 

VOA

White House to Propose Education, Labor Department Merger, Reports Say...

The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to propose a merger of the Education and Labor departments, according to several media reports.The plan, which could be announced as early as Thursday, would be part of a broad overhaul of the ...

 2018-06-21 15:41 

VOA

Uganda Scrambles to Stop Assassinations...

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has issued new security measures intended to stop a disturbing trend of assassinations. Addressing parliament, Museveni blamed police, elements of which he said are colluding with criminals.Museveni outlined the new ...

 2018-06-21 15:41 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Unanswered Questions Persist After Trump's Order Halting Migrant Family Separations...

The Trump administration has stopped separating families at the border, but the zero tolerance policy for illegal immigration remains in place....

 2018-06-21 15:39 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Nine EU Members Plan 'Rapid-Response' Cyberforce In Lithuania-Led Initiative...

Nine member states of the European Union will establish "rapid-response teams" to counter cyberattacks, according to project leader Lithuania, which has issued warnings about what it calls Russia-directed "hostile cyberactivities.";...

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