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 2018-08-16 12:15 

WTOP

Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry...

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry....

 2018-08-16 12:14 

WTOP

Was a great white shark to blame for Cape Cod attack?...

TRURO, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts' leading shark expert is trying to determine if the first person to be attacked in waters off the state since 2012 was bitten by a great white shark. State marine......

 2018-08-16 12:14 

Federal News Radio

Was a great white shark to blame for Cape Cod attack?...

Massachusetts' leading shark expert is trying to determine if the first person to be attacked in waters off the state since 2012 was bitten by a great white shark....

 2018-08-16 12:12 

Federal News Radio

Former Indian Prime Minister Vajpayee, who pursued both nuclear weapons and peace talks with Pakistan, dies at age 93...

Former Indian Prime Minister Vajpayee, who pursued both nuclear weapons and peace talks with Pakistan, dies at age 93...

 2018-08-16 12:12 

WTOP

Former Indian Prime Minister Vajpayee, who pursued both nuclear weapons and peace talks with Pakistan, dies at age 93...

NEW DELHI (AP) — Former Indian Prime Minister Vajpayee, who pursued both nuclear weapons and peace talks with Pakistan, dies at age 93....

 2018-08-16 12:11 

Radio Prague

Fire alerts again in place as hot weather continues...

Meteorologists have again issued warnings of increased likelihood of firesin most parts of the Czech Republic. In the coming days they will takeeffect in all regions of the country, except South Bohemia andMoravia-Silesia, in view of the continuing hot, d...

 2018-08-16 12:09 

Federal News Radio

In 'Cybertropolis,' Army begins to move its cyber training exercises into the physical world...

At a National Guard facility in southeastern Indiana, the Army is training cyber soldiers in ways that show them how their keystrokes impact the real world....

 2018-08-16 12:06 

Radio Prague

Czech hardy man conquers North Channel in 16 hours...

Czech hardy man Jaroslav Chytil, 42, has just made headlines by conqueringthe North Channel. The strait between Northern Ireland and south-westernScotland is considered to be the hardest channel swim in the world and fewhave managed to complete the crossi...

 2018-08-16 12:06 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Prosecutors Seek 15 Years In Prison For Ukraine's Ex-President...

Ukrainian prosecutors in the treason trial against ex-President Viktor Yanukovych have asked the court in Kyiv to sentence the pro-Russian former leader to 15 years in prison....

 2018-08-16 12:05 

Federal News Radio

Ole Miss pushes past NCAA penalties, ready to rebuild...

Ole Miss pushes past NCAA penalties, ready to rebuild...

 2018-08-16 12:02 

Federal News Radio

Zimbabwe court to hear opposition election challenge Aug. 22...

Zimbabwe court to hear opposition's presidential election challenge Aug. 22...

 2018-08-16 12:02 

WTOP

Zimbabwe court to hear opposition election challenge Aug. 22...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's ruling party and opposition say the Constitutional Court will hear the opposition's challenge to the presidential election results on Aug. 22. Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa narrowly lost to President Emm...

 2018-08-16 12:02 

WTOP

Polish president vetoes law on EU Parliament elections...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish president has vetoed a law on elections to the European Union Parliament that would have benefited large political parties and made it harder for small parties to reach a......

 2018-08-16 12:02 

Federal News Radio

Polish president vetoes law on EU Parliament elections...

The Polish president has vetoed a law on elections to the European Union Parliament that would have benefited large political parties and made it harder for small parties to reach a threshold to get seats...

 2018-08-16 12:01 

WSHU

Punishing A Critic? Trump Strips John Brennan Of Security Clearances...

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 2018-08-16 12:01 

WSHU

Britain's Hot Summer Reveals Ancient Markings In The Land...

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 2018-08-16 12:00 

Rush Limbaugh

Rush 24/7 Stack of Stuff...

RUSH: These are the specific stories I talked about on the program and a select list of a few others that I intended to get to but just ran out of time. It's a real-time feature rather than just a generic list of places that I go to prep the show. The...

 2018-08-16 11:56 

Uganda Radio Network

MPs Denied Access To Bobi Wine in Gulu...

Asuman Basalirwa, the Bugiri Municipality Member of Parliament, said they were denied access to the detained MPs even when there are indications that they are being held at Gulu military barracks....

 2018-08-16 11:51 

Radio Prague

Billionaire Sehnal to run for mayor of Prague...

Billionaire Pavel Sehnal has announced that he will run for the post ofmayor of Prague in municipal elections later this year, Novinky.cz reportedon Thursday. Mr. Sehnal is chairman of the Civic Democratic Alliance, agrouping founded in 2016 that has the ...

 2018-08-16 11:50 

1010 WINS

Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial...

ALEXANDRIA, Va....

 2018-08-16 11:40 

Uganda Radio Network

Bobi Wine's Lawyers, Supporters Storm Makindye General Court Martial...

Kyagulanyi was expected to appear before a military court for illegal possession of fire arms following his arrest on Tuesday during the last day of campaigns in the just concluded Arua municipality parliamentary by-elections....

 2018-08-16 11:35 

VOA

Cambodian Ruling Party Posts Complete Electoral Sweep...

The ruling party of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has won all 125 parliamentary seats in last month's election, which has been denounced by outlawed opposition forces as illegitimate.The National Election Committee said Wednesday that voter turnout...

 2018-08-16 11:32 

Federal News Radio

New Malaysian government repeals law banning 'fake news'...

Malaysia's new government has repealed a widely criticized law prohibiting...

 2018-08-16 11:30 

Federal News Radio

Bus driver comforts child who had wandered off from home...

A bus driver took action when she saw a little girl standing in the street in a T-shirt and underwear...

 2018-08-16 11:28 

WSHU

H.P. Lovecraft And The Shadow Over Horror...

H.P. Lovecraft's stories are among the foundations of modern horror. He has an entire subgenre named after him (Lovecraftian horror, also called cosmic horror). His stories can still wring shivers from the modern reader; his gods and monsters are clon...

 2018-08-16 11:26 

WSHU

Are Job Ads Targeting Young Workers Breaking The Law?...

After working at a call center for two decades, Linda Bradley's job came to an end about a year and a half ago. Since her layoff, she's combed online job sites every day looking for work — without much luck. Bradley, who is 45 and lives near...

 2018-08-16 11:25 

Federal News Radio

Mali's president wins runoff vote with more than 67 percent...

Mali's president wins runoff with more than 67 percent of the vote in turbulent nation...

 2018-08-16 11:23 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Are Job Ads Targeting Young Workers Breaking The Law?...

After working at a call center for two decades, Linda Bradley's job came to an end about a year and a half ago. Since her layoff, she's combed...

 2018-08-16 11:21 

WTOP

Sales boom in Walmart stores and surge online...

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart is raising its outlook for the year after beating all expectations for the second quarter and registering the strongest same-store sales growth in a decade. Shares surged 7 percent before......

 2018-08-16 11:21 

Federal News Radio

Sales boom in Walmart stores and surge online...

Walmart is raising its outlook for the year after beating all expectations for the second quarter...

 2018-08-16 11:18 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Britain's Hot Summer Reveals Ancient Markings In The Land...

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

 2018-08-16 11:18 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Punishing A Critic? Trump Strips John Brennan Of Security Clearances...

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 2018-08-16 11:16 

Uganda Radio Network

MPs, 33 Others Remanded For Treason...

The MPs Gerald Karuhanga, Paul Mwiru and Arua Municipality MP Elect Kassiano Wadri appeared before the Gulu Chief Magistrate Francis Matenga Dawa....

 2018-08-16 11:15 

WTOP

Grime star Stormzy launches scholarship for black students...

LONDON (AP) — London rapper Stormzy is setting up a scholarship to help black students attend Britain's prestigious Cambridge University. The grime artist says the Stormzy Scholarship will pay the 9,250 pound ($11,750) a year......

 2018-08-16 11:13 

NPR

Are Job Ads Targeting Young Workers Breaking The Law?...

Many employers use online ads to attract younger workers. Several pending lawsuits are testing whether employers using highly targeted recruitment ads can be sued for age discrimination....

 2018-08-16 11:10 

NPR

Punishing A Critic? Trump Strips John Brennan Of Security Clearances...

Noel King talks to John McLaughlin, acting director of the CIA under President George W. Bush, about President Trump's decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan....

 2018-08-16 11:05 

WTOP

New Malaysian government repeals law banning 'fake news'...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's new government has repealed a widely criticized law prohibiting "fake news," in a move hailed as a landmark moment for human rights by a group of Southeast Asian lawmakers.......

 2018-08-16 11:04 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Local Authorities Withdraw Approval For Russia's First Gay-Pride Parade...

Local authorities in Russia say they have withdrawn their approval of what would have been the country's first officially approved gay-pride parade -- an event that had been scheduled for August 26 in a village with only seven residents on the outskir...

 2018-08-16 11:03 

WTOP

Reese Witherspoon, Keith Urban on board for cancer telethon...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reese Witherspoon, Mahershala Ali and Keith Urban are among the stars joining the sixth Stand Up To Cancer telethon. Jennifer Garner, Trevor Noah, Marlee Matlin, Matthew McConaughey and organization co-founder Katie......

 2018-08-16 11:03 

Federal News Radio

Reese Witherspoon, Keith Urban on board for cancer telethon...

Reese Witherspoon and Keith Urban are among the stars joining the sixth Stand Up To Cancer telethon on Sept. 7....

 2018-08-16 11:03 

Federal News Radio

Senator worried about potential budget cuts to several IG offices...

A new report from Sen. McCaskill's office says the Trump administration's 2019 budget would cut five Inspectors General office's budgets and give nine IG offices less than what they requested....

 2018-08-16 11:01 

WTOP

Turkish official: 30,000 could die in Istanbul earthquake...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's emergency management agency is warning that up to 30,000 people could be killed in Istanbul if a magnitude-7.5 earthquake were to hit the area. Murat Nurlu, a director at Turkey's......

 2018-08-16 11:00 

NPR

H.P. Lovecraft And The Shadow Over Horror...

Lovecraft's stories are among the foundations of modern horror; they still have the power to terrify today. But his bigotry is just as horrific — so how do we deal with this all-too-human darkness?...

 2018-08-16 11:00 

NPR

What, No 'Jaws?' Or: See The Movie, Skip The Book...

Readers may notice that some famous titles are missing from this year's final list of 100 favorite horror stories — books like Jaws and The Amityville Horror . That's because, frankly, they stink....

 2018-08-16 11:00 

NPR

Click If You Dare: 100 Favorite Horror Stories...

In honor of Frankenstein's 200th birthday, this year's summer reader poll is all about horror — from classics like Mary Shelley's monster to new favorites, we've got something to scare everyone....

 2018-08-16 10:57 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Some Priests Named In Pennsylvania Abuse Report Served In NY, NJ Churches...

Dozens of people in the Tri State area are among the victims of hundreds of abusive priests identified in an explosive report from Pennsylvania....

 2018-08-16 10:53 

WTOP

Italian disaster puts spotlight on highway management...

MILAN (AP) — As Italy comes to terms with the disaster of this week's bridge collapse, the government is accusing the highway operator for focusing too much on its financial interests, putting a spotlight on......

 2018-08-16 10:53 

Federal News Radio

PSG signs defender Thilo Kehrer from Schalke...

French champion Paris Saint-Germain has signed defender Thilo Kehrer from German club Schalke on a five-year contract...

 2018-08-16 10:52 

WTOP

The Latest: Brennan says Trump is trying to silence critics...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former CIA Director John Brennan (all times local): 6:35 a.m. Former CIA Director John Brennan says he believes President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with the Russians and that the......

 2018-08-16 10:52 

Federal News Radio

The Latest: Brennan says Trump is trying to silence critics...

Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion...

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