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 2019-11-13 15:57 

Radio Poland

Poles consider pros and cons of adopting euro...

Poland's ruling conservative Law and Justice party has said on various occasions that the country has no immediate intention of joining the eurozone....

 2019-11-13 15:45 

Radio Poland

News from Poland: 13.11.2019...

Wednesday edition of the current-affairs magazine...

 2019-11-13 15:37 

VOA

Historic Trump Impeachment Hearings Begin...

Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump are opening Wednesday in Washington, with lawmakers faced with the question of whether he abused his office to help himself politically.Two State Department officials - William Taylor, th...

 2019-11-13 15:37 

Radio Poland

What's Up :: First nuclear power plant in Poland...

Poland's first small nuclear power plant to be built by a private company should be operational in 10 years with construction expected to begin in four years...

 2019-11-13 15:36 

VOA

Third of $1.5 Trillion Student Debt is Owned by Only 6% of Borrowers...

One-third of outstanding U.S. student loan debt is owned by only 6% of all student loan borrowers, according to a new report.The public policy nonprofit Brookings Institution released a report this week clarifying where all of that $1.5 trillion student d...

 2019-11-13 15:24 

VOA

Unproven Fraud Claims Seen in State Races Could Cloud 2020...

As Kentucky's Republican governor trailed by thousands of votes in his re-election bid and Democrats took the reins of the Virginia Statehouse, social media posts offered an unsubstantiated explanation for the Election Day results: voter fraud.The mes...

 2019-11-13 15:15 

NPR

'Venice Is On Its Knees': Mayor Blames Worst Tides In 50 Years On Climate Change...

The highest tide since 1966 brought seawater into Venice that is threatening monuments and works of art. Mayor Luigi Brugnaro says, "These are the effects of climate changes."...

 2019-11-13 15:11 

VOA

Rainsy: EU Pressure on Trade Privileges Working to Restore Cambodian Democracy...

The European Union Commission has completed its preliminary report into human rights violations in Cambodia that could lead to a suspension of critical trade privileges, with opposition leader Sam Rainsy saying the pressure of sanctions was working to res...

 2019-11-13 15:06 

Radio Prague

Weather forecast...

Thursday is expected to be partly cloudy to overcast with day temperaturesbetween 0 and 6 degrees Celsius. More snow is expected in the mountainregions....

 2019-11-13 15:04 

VOA

Protests in Iraq Flare Up as Government Faces Mounting Pressure...

Anti-government protestors rallied in Baghdad and in areas south of the capital Wednesday as the Iraqi government faces mounting pressure to respond to weeks of demonstrations.After easing for a few days following a crackdown by security forces in Baghdad...

 2019-11-13 15:01 

Uganda Radio Network

Law Firm Sues Kampala Archdiocese Over UGX 920M Legal Fees...

According to documents before the High Court Civil Division, Kampala Archdiocese instructed Byenkya, Kihika and Company Advocates in 2018 to recover Shillings 17 billion from the Finance Ministry being rent arrears for two pieces of land in Nsambya includ...

 2019-11-13 15:00 

Herman Cain

Opening statements in ridiculous impeachment show trial are about to begin... Watch it unfold here...

Here's how this morning's hearing will play out: Beginning around 10 A.M., abject sleaze Adam Schiff will have 45 minutes to deliver an opening statement. He'll offer some mealy-mouth drivel about what a solemn responsibility he faces when, in...

 2019-11-13 15:00 

Radio Poland

Warsaw readies for regional music fest...

The 2nd Eufonie International Music Festival of Central-Eastern Europe will open in Warsaw on Friday, November 15....

 2019-11-13 14:59 

Federal News Network

Suit seeks to block Michigan restrictions on helping voters...

A Democratic group is challenging Michigan's restrictions on transporting voters to the polls and helping people apply for absentee ballots, asking a federal judge to block enforcement of the laws......

 2019-11-13 14:58 

Federal News Network

UF students threaten impeachment for Trump Jr.'s visit...

The student body president of the University of Florida is facing an impeachment threat for spending $50,000 of student fees to bring Trump's son and his girlfriend to campus....

 2019-11-13 14:57 

Uganda Radio Network

MPs Want Action Taken Aganist Schools that Denied Candidates UACE Exams...

Gulu Municipality MP Lyandro Komakech while raising a matter of national importance in Parliament questioned why the students were barred....

 2019-11-13 14:56 

Federal News Network

US, UK, Germany express concern over human rights in Egypt...

Several Western countries say they're concerned about Egypt's widening crackdown on dissent......

 2019-11-13 14:53 

Federal News Network

German mom convicted of faking kids' sicknesses for cash...

A German court has convicted a 49-year-old mother of child abuse and fraud for claiming her children suffered from bogus medical conditions for years to receive additional social assistance......

 2019-11-13 14:53 

1010 WINS

2 men accused of beating, robbing 75-year-old man in Brooklyn sought...

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police released images on Tuesday of two suspects they say attacked a 75-year-old man in Brooklyn....

 2019-11-13 14:52 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Ukraine Is Center Stage In The Impeachment Probe. But Shock Waves Will Shake Moscow For Years, Too...

Ukraine is now at center stage as the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump enters a new public phase. But regardless of whether Trump is ultimately removed from office, the reverberations from the impeachment will affect U.S. relations with Mos...

 2019-11-13 14:50 

NPR

LISTEN LIVE: Public Hearings Begin In Impeachment Inquiry...

Public hearings in the impeachment inquiry begin today. Listen live to hear from acting US ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent....

 2019-11-13 14:50 

Radio Free Asia

Indonesia Blocks Entry of Cambodian Opposition Leader: Malaysia Airlines...

Indonesian authorities confirm that Sam Rainsy is not in the country despite his announced plan to fly there Wednesday afternoon....

 2019-11-13 14:48 

Federal News Network

Lawsuit could deactivate 234,000 voters in Wisconsin...

More than 234,000 voters in Wisconsin would be made unable to vote unless they register again before the next election under a lawsuit filed by a conservative group......

 2019-11-13 14:48 

Federal News Network

Cows cast away by Dorian found alive on N Carolina island...

Officials in North Carolina's Outer Banks say they've discovered three castaway cows that swam for miles to escape Hurricane Dorian's storm surge on their native island......

 2019-11-13 14:47 

Federal News Network

Fed's Powell sees steady growth, signals pause in rate cuts...

Federal Reserve Chairman Powell expresses optimism on economy......

 2019-11-13 14:46 

Federal News Network

Economy in mind, Bolsonaro changes tack and cozies up to Xi...

Brazil gets closer to China as President Bolsonaro drops rhetoric from last year's campaign trail......

 2019-11-13 14:45 

Herman Cain

We thought you'd appreciate a handy list of all the tax increases Democrats are currently demanding...

It's quite a list, and we're not even sure it's everything. The Democratic Party is the party of government. They believe the government always needs more money because the government needs to take over as much as possible about American life....

 2019-11-13 14:43 

VOA

Lebanese Protesters Back in Streets, Major Highways Blocked...

Lebanese protesters blocked major highways with burning tires and roadblocks on Wednesday, saying they will remain in the streets despite the president's appeal for them to go home. Schools and universities were closed and banks remained shuttered - a...

 2019-11-13 14:39 

Federal News Network

Abbott Labs veteran CEO White to step down next March...

Abbott Laboratories will replace long-time CEO Miles White with another veteran executive next March......

 2019-11-13 14:38 

VOA

Saudi Arabia, Yemen's Houthi Rebels in Indirect Peace Talks...

Saudi Arabia and Yemen's Iran-backed rebels are holding indirect, behind-the-scenes talks to end the devastating five-year war in Yemen, officials from both sides have told The Associated Press.The negotiations are taking place with Oman, a Gulf Arab ...

 2019-11-13 14:36 

VOA

Protests as Tunisian MP Accused of Indecency Sworn In...

Tunisian women protested outside parliament Wednesday against the swearing in of a newly elected lawmaker who was caught in a video that purported to show him masturbating outside a school.The protesters fear that Zouheir Makhlouf, who walked free after b...

 2019-11-13 14:29 

Uganda Radio Network

Jigger Infestation Reported in Bushenyi...

Justus Babigumira, one of the residents says the jigger infestation in the area started early this year but was never attended to....

 2019-11-13 14:28 

Radio France International

Hot gasoline prices warm up US inflation in October...

An October flare-up in US fuel prices gave consumer inflation its biggest bump in seven months but elsewhere price gains were more modest, government data showed Wednesday.The monthly price gains were hotter than expected, according to the latest Labor De...

 2019-11-13 14:26 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Age To Purchase Tobacco Products Increases From 18 To 21 New York...

The law increasing the minimum age to buy tobacco and electronic cigarettes from 18 to 21 years goes into effect Tuesday....

 2019-11-13 14:26 

Radio France International

South African Airways workers to strike over mass layoff plans...

Thousands of South Africa's national airline workers will stage an indefinite strike on Friday over planned job cuts and wages, unions said, days after the troubled carrier announced it would lay off hundreds of employees.More than 3,000 workers inclu...

 2019-11-13 14:21 

Radio France International

Greta Thunberg sails to Europe, hopes to reach UN climate summit...

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg departed the United States on Wednesday, hitching a ride to Europe aboard a catamaran to attend a UN climate summit in Madrid.Carrying a large backpack, the 16-year-old and her father Svante boarded "La Vag...

 2019-11-13 14:18 

Herman Cain

Gay Mafia's new target: The Salvation Army (and the Dallas Cowboys)...

Actually the gay activists don't have to take aim at the Cowboys. The Vikings already destroyed them, and it was beautiful. But back to the matter at hand: You probably know of the Salvation Army as the organization that collects money for the needy, ...

 2019-11-13 14:18 

VOA

UN Reiterates Call to Abolish Criminalization of Surrogates...

The United Nations has called on Cambodia to repeal its decision criminalizing surrogacy and asked the government to ensure that its draft law will not impose criminal liability on surrogate mothers.In its concluding observations adopted on Friday, the U....

 2019-11-13 14:16 

VOA

Global Economy 'Breakdown' Seen Putting More Workers at Risk of Slavery...

The world's economic model has...

 2019-11-13 14:14 

Federal News Network

Arctic blast brings shivers to the eastern US...

An arctic blast that caused record-setting cold in the Midwest is now spreading shivers across the eastern U.S....

 2019-11-13 14:13 

Federal News Network

Thunberg, teen climate activist, leaves US aboard catamaran...

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has left North America to begin her return trip across the Atlantic aboard a 48-foot (15-meter) catamaran sailboat whose passengers include an 11-month-old......

 2019-11-13 14:13 

Federal News Network

Auditors urge EU to quickly fix migrant policy shortfalls...

The European Court of Auditors is urging the European Union to improve its approach to easing migrant pressure on Greece and Italy, and draw lessons from its failures before a new crisis hits......

 2019-11-13 14:12 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

North Caucasus Man Dies While In Police Custody In Russia...

A 36-year-old man from North Caucasus region of North Ossetia has died while in police custody in Russia's northwestern Leningrad region....

 2019-11-13 14:11 

Federal News Network

MLB Calendar...

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 2019-11-13 14:09 

Uganda Radio Network

Iganga Top Care Candidates will be Assessed Normally-UNEB...

Jennifer Kalule, the UNEB Spokesperson, says they have received informal requests to avail the candidates a supplementary paper but this isn't provided for in their polices....

 2019-11-13 14:09 

Radio France International

Flooding drowns St Mark's priceless mosaics in sewage...

Dirty water swirls around marble tombs inside the 12th century crypt of St Mark's Basilica in Venice, which suffered untold damage when an unprecedented high tide swept through the city.Pumps work overtime to clear the seawater from around the altar a...

 2019-11-13 14:08 

Radio France International

Female director numbers growing in UK: study...

The number of female directors at top UK companies increased in 2019 but more is needed to correct an overall gender imbalance in leadership, a report showed Wednesday.A total 32.4 percent of all board positions at companies trading on London's benchm...

 2019-11-13 14:06 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Lawmakers Consider Move Labeling Journalists 'Foreign Agents' If Employer Has Designation...

Russian lawmakers are considering a proposal that would designate reporters who work for organizations officially listed as foreign agents as foreign agents themselves....

 2019-11-13 14:05 

Radio France International

Edwards named in new look French coaching team...

Wales' former defence coach Shaun Edwards was named by new France coach Fabien Galthie as an integral part of his new look staff on Wednesday.The 53-year-old, who won 36 caps for Great Britain as a rugby league player, was involved in the Wales set-up...

 2019-11-13 14:04 

Federal News Network

The Latest: Judge denies new claim in Georgia execution case...

A federal judge is denying the most recent appeal of a Georgia man scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening at the state prison in Jackson......

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