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 2020-11-27 14:28 

VOA

Philippines Looking to Reverse Course on Scrapping US Military Pact...

The Philippines, an old American ally in Asia, is changing its view on whether to scrap a key U.S. military pact, as it explores new ways of benefiting from U.S. defense aid without isolating its newer superpower friend, China, analysts and officials say....

 2020-11-27 14:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Lango Paramount Chief Names New Cabinet...

In July, Ebii dissolved his cabinet after attempts by some cabinet ministers to oust him....

 2020-11-27 14:02 

Uganda Radio Network

Police to Train Special Constables for Two Weeks...

Fred Enanga, who is the police spokesperson, said SPCs recruitment exercise has been concluded in all the 27 policing regions and their training will be conducted in a phased manner....

 2020-11-27 13:58 

Rush Limbaugh

Guest Host Derek A. Hunter...

Todd Herman filled in for the Maha Rushie. Check out Todd's Stack of Stuff. The post Guest Host Derek A. Hunter appeared first on The Rush Limbaugh Show ....

 2020-11-27 13:57 

Herman Cain

In Throwing Out Cuomo's Anti-Church Orders, SCOTUS Majority Signals It's Had It With Roberts's Nonsense...

It was gratifying to see the U.S. Supreme Court lay the smack to Andrew Cuomo as decisively as it did in a late-night decision Wednesday, telling Cuomo in no uncertain terms that it's not up to him to decide worship is less essential than more secular...

 2020-11-27 13:52 

Radio France International

No, Magna Carta does not allow firms to defy Covid curbs...

Does Magna Carta supercede England's coronavirus regulations and allow businesses to stay open during lockdowns? In a word, no, but a handful of firms have been standing on their own interpretation of ancient liberties.Invoking the landmark English ch...

 2020-11-27 13:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Makerere University Council Orders Fresh Search for Deputy VC...

The council made its decision after receiving a report from the chairperson of the university senate. Some of the issues that informed their decision included the fact that only three candidates participated in the public presentation....

 2020-11-27 13:49 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Lukashenka Says He Will Leave Post When New Constitution Is Adopted...

Embattled strongman Alyaksandr Lukashenka, who has ruled Belarus for 26 years, has said he would leave his post after a new constitution had been adopted, Belarus's Belta news agency quoted him as saying....

 2020-11-27 13:46 

Radio France International

Tens of thousands of Sadr supporters pack Iraqi capital...

Tens of thousands of supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada Sadr packed the streets of the Iraqi capital Friday in a show of force as preparations ramp up for June parliamentary elections.Despite the novel coronavirus pandemic, they gathered shoulder-to-shou...

 2020-11-27 13:40 

WTOP

US-Pres-SumA,100...

169,788 of 170,228 precincts 99 percent x-Joe Biden, Dem 80,063,589 51 percent Donald Trump, GOP 73,904,195 47......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

CA-22-AppDrivrsNotEmplys-All,100...

California: App-Drivers Not Employees (Provide other benefits) 20164 of 20499 precincts reporting 98 percent x-Yes, 9,923,997 59 percent......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

MD-2-ExpandGaming-All,100...

Maryland: Expand Commercial Gaming (Authorize sports betting) 100 percent x-Yes, 1,904,098 67 percent No, 934,950 33 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

ND-2-AmendConInitProcess-All,100...

North Dakota: Amend Constitutional Initiative Process (Submit to legislature) 100 percent Yes, 125,460 38 percent x-No, 201,343 62......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

KY-1-VictimRights-All,100...

Kentucky: Rights for Crime Victims (Known as Marsy's Law) 100 percent x-Yes, 1,156,653 63 percent No, 668,718 37......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

AK-2-OpenPriRankedChoiceGE-All,100...

Alaska: Open Primary, Ranked Choice GE (Primary top four go to GE) 100 percent x-Yes, 173,725 51 percent No,......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

FL-2-RaiseMinimumWage-All,100...

Florida: Raise Minimum Wage (Fifteen dollars by 2026) 100 percent x-Yes, 6,391,753 61 percent No, 4,117,815 39 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

NV-2-AllowSameSexMarriage-All,100...

Nevada: Allow Same-Sex Marriage (Constitutional Amendment) 100 percent x-Yes, 821,050 62 percent No, 494,186 38 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

MT-130-NoLocalGunLaws-All,100...

Montana: Revise Conceal Carry Laws (End local govt authority) 100 percent Yes, 298,538 51 percent No, 287,157 49......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

IA-1-ConstitutionalConvention-All,100...

Iowa: Hold Constitutional Convention (To propose amendments) 100 percent Yes, 408,746 30 percent x-No, 972,930 70 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

VA-1-EstabRedistComm-All,100...

Virginia: Establish Redistricting Commission (Of legislators, citizens) 100 percent x-Yes, 2,770,704 66 percent No, 1,447,390 34 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

RI-1-ChangeStateName-All,100...

Rhode Island: Change State Name (Remove Providence Plantations) 100 percent x-Yes, 247,261 53 percent No, 218,175 47 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

OR-09-LegalMushrm-All,100...

Oregon: Legalize Psilocybin (License, regulate, tax) 1316 of 1333 precincts reporting 99 percent x-Yes, 1,270,057 56 percent No,......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

OR-110-DecrimDrugs-All,100...

Oregon: Provide Addiction Recovery Services (Fund with marijuana tax and reduce penalties for possession of certain drugs) 1316 of 1333......

 2020-11-27 13:35 

WTOP

LA-1-BanAbortRghts-All,100...

Louisiana: Ban Abortion Rights (No requirement to fund) 100 percent x-Yes, 1,274,167 62 percent No, 779,005 38 percent...

 2020-11-27 13:33 

Uganda Radio Network

School Teacher in Kitgum Arrested over Theft of Text Books...

Julius Peter Otto, the Omiya Anyima Sub-county LCIII Chairperson, who ordered for the arrest of the suspect, says he got a tip-off from concerned residents who had sighted him selling textbooks in bars on separate occasions....

 2020-11-27 13:32 

Radio France International

Saudi-led coalition bombs Yemen rebel sites after Aramco attack...

The Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen bombed rebel camps including in the capital Sanaa on Friday, witnesses and AFP correspondents said, days after the Huthis attacked an oil facility in Saudi Arabia. Several coalition air strikes targeted Huthi mili...

 2020-11-27 13:31 

VOA

Amid Pandemic, Earlier Promotions Black Friday Takes New Shape...

From Walmart Inc to Best Buy, retailers have overhauled Black Friday shopping, with some assigning clerks in orange vests to serve as traffic cops, taking shoppers' temperatures and offering...

 2020-11-27 13:25 

Uganda Radio Network

Gov't to Operationalize 117 Seed Secondary Schools...

Patrick Muinda, the Ministry of Education Spokesperson, notes that more than 41 Billion Shillings has been allocated in the current financial year budget to cater for costs for wages for staffing of the schools....

 2020-11-27 13:24 

Radio France International

Beijing storm into last 16, deja vu for Perth Glory...

Beijing Guoan and Ulsan Hyundai Motors continued their relentless march in the Asian Champions League at the expense of Australian sides who suffered another day of misery on Friday.While Beijing Guoan stormed into the last-16 phase of the tournament with...

 2020-11-27 13:24 

Radio France International

Hamilton edges Bottas in opening Bahrain practice...

Lewis Hamilton continued on Friday where he left off in Istanbul 12 days earlier by leading the way in opening practice at this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix.The newly-crowned world champion clocked a fastest lap in 1 min 29.033sec to outpace Mercedes ...

 2020-11-27 13:17 

Federal News Network

Ethiopian PM rejects Tigray conflict talks in AU meeting...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has again ruled out dialogue with the leaders of the defiant Tigray region but offered to speak to representatives "operating legally" there......

 2020-11-27 13:13 

Federal News Network

Black Friday offers beacon of hope to struggling stores...

After months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy, Black Friday is offering a small beacon of hope......

 2020-11-27 13:12 

VOA

Iranian Diplomat on Trial in Belgium, Charged with Plotting Attack...

An Iranian diplomat and three other Iranian citizens went on trial in Belgium Friday for allegedly plotting to bomb a 2018 rally of the Paris-based National Council Resistance of Iran (NCRI), an opposition group in exile.Belgian prosecutors charged Vienna...

 2020-11-27 13:04 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Seattle Now: How does a sperm whale survive the crushing depths a mile underwater?...

A story from our friends at KUOW's The Wild, about how sperm whales can dive 10 times deeper than an extreme diver....

 2020-11-27 13:04 

Radio France International

Thai protesters practise 'coup prevention' in latest rally...

Thousands of democracy activists blocked a major junction in Bangkok Friday to rehearse "coup prevention" strategies in the latest round of Thailand's anti-government protests.The country has for months been rocked by youth-led protests demand...

 2020-11-27 13:04 

Federal News Network

Network visibility in a modernized world...

Marlin McFate, CTO Public Sector at Riverbed Technology, to talk about network visibility and the results of a recent survey issued by his company....

 2020-11-27 13:01 

NPR

Movement To Limit Police Raids Looks Beyond 'No-Knock' Warrants...

The death of Breonna Taylor energized a nationwide movement to restrict...

 2020-11-27 13:00 

NPR

A COVID-19 Vaccine For Children May Still Be Many Months Away...

The first COVID-19 vaccines to hit the market will not be approved for use in children. Researchers must figure out if the vaccines are safe and effective in kids....

 2020-11-27 13:00 

WTOP

Elected-Partial,400...

No data found for this report....

 2020-11-27 13:00 

WTOP

US-Pres-All,100...

Alabama Electoral Vote: 9 2,281 of 2,281 precincts 100 percent x-Donald Trump, GOP (i) 1,441,170 62 percent Joe......

 2020-11-27 12:58 

VOA

China Imposes Anti-Dumping Measures on Australian Wine...

China on Friday said it would impose anti-dumping tariffs on Australian wine, the latest salvo in an increasingly terse standoff between the two that has worsened since Canberra called for an inquiry into the origins of Covid-19. Beijing has on several oc...

 2020-11-27 12:55 

WTOP

Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's daily virus tally hovered above 500 for the second straight day, as the......

 2020-11-27 12:53 

WTOP

A new doc peeks inside the USPS's Operation Santa program...

Filmmaker Dana Nachman wanted to make a documentary about the United States Postal Service's Operation Santa program for years, but......

 2020-11-27 12:53 

Federal News Network

A new doc peeks inside the USPS's Operation Santa program...

Every year, hundreds of thousands of letters to Santa go through the USPS system, asking for everything from toys to food......

 2020-11-27 12:52 

Federal News Network

F1 champion Hamilton fastest in 1st practice for Bahrain GP...

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in the first practice session for the Bahrain Grand Prix......

 2020-11-27 12:50 

Radio France International

England-Netherlands ODI series postponed over virus...

England's one-day series against the Netherlands scheduled for 2021 has been postponed for a year due to continuing uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic, it was announced on Friday.Eoin Morgan's 50-over world champions were set to play the th...

 2020-11-27 12:49 

VOA

Indian Farmers Clash with Police as They Protest New Laws...

Police fired tear gas and used water cannons Friday as thousands of farmers from northern India marched to protest new laws that the government says will revolutionize the farm sector but which farmers fear will expose them to exploitation by big corporat...

 2020-11-27 12:48 

Radio France International

'Diego was unlucky in Barcelona,' says man who signed Maradona and Messi...

The difference between Diego Maradona's difficult spell at Barcelona and Lionel Messi's triumphant reign at the club is largely down to luck, said the man who helped bring both Argentines to the Camp Nou."They are two very similar players. The...

 2020-11-27 12:48 

Radio France International

UK to impose tougher rules on Google, Facebook...

Britain announced Friday it will set up a watchdog to regulate tech giants such as Facebook and Google, help protect smaller competitors and give consumers more control over personal data.Britain's announcement comes as US tech giants are facing incre...

 2020-11-27 12:42 

Radio Prague

Cabinet to discuss easing restrictions on Sunday...

The Czech cabinet is due to meet on Sunday to discuss whether to ease restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of Covid-19. Restaurants, most shops and services are now closed. However, they will be allowed to open if ministers decide to take the country ...

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