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 2021-09-19 11:01 

NPR

Whatever Happened To ... The Women Who Boldly Declared: 'No Sex For Fish'?...

Women in a Kenyan village had a radical idea to stop the practice of trading sex for fish to sell: What if they owned their own boats? They had great success. Then came a series of terrible setbacks....

 2021-09-19 11:00 

NPR

Maine's Next Generation Of Lobstermen Brace For Unprecedented Change...

Maine's vital lobster industry is facing big challenges: new regulations; fewer young people entering the business; and threats to its thriving lobster population, including climate change....

 2021-09-19 10:25 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Taliban-run Kabul municipality to female workers: Stay home News 16 minutes ago...

The interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital says female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home unless their jobs cannot be filled by men...

 2021-09-19 10:20 

WTOP

Taliban-run Kabul municipality to female workers: Stay home...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home, with work only......

 2021-09-19 10:20 

WTOP

Spanish island braces for possible earthquakes, eruption...

MADRID (AP) — The residents of Spain's La Palma island remained on alert Sunday for a possible volcanic eruption as......

 2021-09-19 10:05 

WTOP

This is what happens to all the rats when cities flood...

When storm flood waters overwhelm sewer systems and inundate subways, what happens to all the rats that live there? Does it make a dent in the rodent population? Or do they have survival skills that let them get through it? Experts in hard-hit cities like...

 2021-09-19 09:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Electoral Commission Appeals Against Decision to Throw FDC MP Okia Attan Out of Parliament...

Justice Mugenyi thus ordered the Electoral Commission to conduct fresh elections before condemning them together with Attan to pay costs of the case filed by the former MP Herbert Edmund Ariko Okworo. Ariko sought to overturn Attan's victory on ground...

 2021-09-19 09:56 

WTOP

More people died in Alabama during 2020 than were born as COVID deaths rise...

Alabama had more people die last year during the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic than births, a top health official said, as the US continues to grapple with rising coronavirus cases and deaths....

 2021-09-19 09:54 

WTOP

Ex-England, Chelsea, Spurs striker Jimmy Greaves dies at 81...

LONDON (AP) — Jimmy Greaves, one of England's greatest goal-scorers who was prolific for Tottenham, Chelsea and AC Milan has......

 2021-09-19 09:54 

Radio France International

Former England great Jimmy Greaves dies aged 81...

The former England striker Jimmy Greaves, one of the game's greatest goalscorers and characters, has died aged 81, his former club Tottenham Hotspur announced on Sunday. "We are extremely saddened to learn of the passing of the great Jimmy Greaves...

 2021-09-19 09:36 

Radio France International

Crucial debate for Merkel party to turn race around...

With a week to go until election day, Germany's top parties will face off in a televised debate on Sunday with the race to succeed Angela Merkel in a dead heat.The frontrunner by a hair, Finance Minister and Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz of the Social D...

 2021-09-19 09:28 

Radio New Zealand

'Greatest challenge I've ever faced' - Chris Cairns speaks...

Former Black Cap Chris Cairns has spoken in public for the first time after suffering a major heart incident in August that left him partially paralysed....

 2021-09-19 09:16 

Uganda Radio Network

Government to Construct Multi-Billion Sugar Factory in Busoga...
 2021-09-19 09:15 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Gunmen release 10 Nigerian students after collecting ransom News 16 minutes ago...

An official says gunmen have released 10 more students abducted earlier in July in north-central Nigeria...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Voters choose new Hong Kong electors under pro-Beijing laws News 6 minutes ago...

Select Hong Kong residents are voting for members of the Election Committee that will choose the city's leader in the first polls following reforms meant to ensure candidates with Beijing loyalty...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

NPR

Despite The Title, We Bet You'll Like This YA Novel — A Lot...

Michelle Quach's immensely lovable YA debut Not Here to Be Liked centers on Eliza, who's just been done out of her dream job as editor of the high school paper by an unqualified but very charming boy....

 2021-09-19 08:54 

Radio New Zealand

Waste 'footprint' concern sees NZ King Salmon farm request rejected...

New Zealand's biggest salmon farmer has failed in a bid to alter compliance rules, after concerns it would widen a waste...

 2021-09-19 08:37 

Uganda Radio Network

Manafwa Councilors, District Task Force Clash Over VHT COVID-19 Allowances...

In the petition dated 10th/09/2021, signed by 9 councilors who indicated that they got concerned when the district was paying 100,000 to the VHTs starting with an installation of 50,000 which contradicts the National guidelines of a conditional grant for ...

 2021-09-19 08:20 

WCBS Newsradio 880

The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home News 30 minutes ago...

The interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital says many female city employees have been ordered to stay home by the country's new Taliban rulers...

 2021-09-19 08:18 

WTOP

The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home...

KABUL, Afghanistan — The interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital says many female city employees have been ordered to stay home......

 2021-09-19 08:15 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Australia says France knew of 'grave' submarine concerns News 30 minutes ago...

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says France would have known Australia had "deep and grave concerns" that a submarine fleet the French were building would not meet Australia's needs...

 2021-09-19 08:03 

WTOP

Australia says France knew of 'grave' submarine concerns...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — France would have known Australia had "deep and grave concerns" that a submarine fleet the French......

 2021-09-19 07:57 

Radio New Zealand

Research suggests AFL pioneer took part in massacres of Indigenous...

Research discovery suggests Aussie Rules and cricket pioneer Tom Wills participated in massacres of Indigenous people....

 2021-09-19 07:57 

Radio New Zealand

Dropping childhood immunisation rates leave children vulnerable, new research says...

Immunisation levels are the lowest they have been in decades, according to new research, and experts are calling for an overhaul of the system....

 2021-09-19 07:54 

Uganda Radio Network

UAE Suspends Ethiopian Airlines Over Ugandan Passengers...

Tstgay says the airline has submitted an application for approval to the Civil Aviation Authority of UAE to resume Entebbe flights....

 2021-09-19 07:40 

Radio France International

Virus lockdown end in sight for Australia's second-largest city...

Australia's second-largest city will exit its coronavirus lockdown in late October if vaccine targets are met under an official roadmap released Sunday.About five million people in Melbourne have been under stay-at-home orders since August 5, the sixt...

 2021-09-19 07:28 

Radio France International

Algerians rue 'missed opportunities' of Bouteflika era...

Algerians looked back on two decades of "missed opportunities" as flags flew at half mast Sunday ahead of the funeral of former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.His death at age 84 was announced late Friday, more than two years after the former stro...

 2021-09-19 07:16 

WTOP

Gunmen kill constable protecting polio team in Pakistan...

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen on a motorcycle Sunday shot dead a police constable guarding polio vaccination workers in rural......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Two Afghans who trekked to France have lessons for evacuees News an hour ago...

Two men in their early 30s who were part of a mass migration wave to Europe in 2015 have hard-won advice for fellow Afghans arriving now after the Taliban's takeover of their homeland...

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Sampson expected to start for the Cubs against Brewers...

Chicago Cubs (66-83, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (91-57, first in the NL Central) Milwaukee; Sunday, 2:10......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Pittsburgh to visit Miami Sunday...

Pittsburgh Pirates (56-92, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (62-86, fourth in the NL East) Miami; Sunday, 1:10......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Kershaw expected to start for the Dodgers against Reds...

Los Angeles Dodgers (95-54, second in the NL West) vs. Cincinnati Reds (77-72, third in the NL Central) Cincinnati; Sunday,......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Happ expected to start as Cardinals host the Padres...

San Diego Padres (76-72, third in the NL West) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (78-69, second in the NL Central) St.......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Fried scheduled to start for Braves at Giants...

Atlanta Braves (76-70, first in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (97-52, first in the NL West) San Francisco;......

 2021-09-19 07:05 

WTOP

Hill expected to start for the Mets against the Phillies...

Philadelphia Phillies (76-72, second in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (72-77, third in the NL East) Flushing, Queens;......

 2021-09-19 07:03 

WTOP

Two Afghans who trekked to France have lessons for evacuees...

PARIS (AP) — One slept on the streets of Paris, the other in a massive makeshift migrant camp in northern......

 2021-09-19 07:01 

Radio Prague

Saturday recorded Covid cases up on previous week but hospitalisations fall...

Some 301 new cases of Covid-19 were registered in the Czech Republic on Saturday, 50 more than the same day a week earlier. The reproduction number fell slightly to 1.11.The number in Czech hospitals with the virus fell to 146. Of that number 29 patients ...

 2021-09-19 07:00 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Same goal, different paths: US, EU seek max vaccine rates News 44 minutes ago...

Officials in both the U.S. and the European Union are struggling with the same question...

 2021-09-19 06:56 

Uganda Radio Network

1,298 Teachers Get Vaccinated for COVID-19 in Bunyangabu...

Dr. Richard Obeti the district Health Officer says they are trying to move closer to the teachers to ensure they comply with the directive of the ministry of health....

 2021-09-19 06:52 

Radio New Zealand

Rolling Stone magazine crowns Aretha Franklin's 'Respect' the greatest song of all time...
 2021-09-19 06:52 

WTOP

Haener's TD pass lifts Fresno State to 40-37 upset of UCLA...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 455 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown pass to Jalen Cropper with 14......

 2021-09-19 06:44 

Radio New Zealand

World leaders return to United Nations with focus on pandemic, climate...

World leaders are returning to the United Nations in New York this week with a focus on boosting efforts to fight both climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic, which last year forced them to send video statements for the annual gathering....

 2021-09-19 06:41 

WTOP

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Not-so-super super powers show cracks...

Alabama looked beatable for the first time. Ohio State's defense still looks discombobulated, Clemson's offense still looks limp and Oklahoma......

 2021-09-19 06:36 

WTOP

The AP Top 25 Fared...

Saturday No. 1. Alabama (3-0) beat No. 11 Florida 31-29. Next: vs. Southern Miss., Saturday. No. 2. Georgia (3-0) beat......

 2021-09-19 06:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russians Vote In Final Day Of Elections With Widespread Allegations Of Irregularities...

Russians vote on September 19 in the final day of three-day parliamentary elections marred by allegations of widespread irregularities and a fresh crackdown on jailed opposition politician Aleksei Navalny's movement....

 2021-09-19 06:29 

WTOP

Same goal, different paths: US, EU seek max vaccine rates...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Belgian town of Aarschot has a vaccination rate of 94% of all adults, but Mayor Gwendolyn......

 2021-09-19 06:24 

WTOP

UC Davis runs for 380 yards, 6 TDs; beats Dixie St. 60-27...

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Ulonzo Gilliam Jr. had 178 yards rushing and three touchdowns on 26 carries to help UC......

 2021-09-19 06:21 

Uganda Radio Network

COVID-19: CDC Study Finds Moderna Vaccine More Effective than Pfizer...

According to the findings, Moderna offers 93 percent protection against COVID-19 hospitalisations compared to Pfizer's 88 percent. Ugandan health officials say that the difference in levels of protection should not be a cause of worry...

 2021-09-19 06:21 

Radio Prague

Weather forecast...

It should be largely overcast in the Czech Republic on Monday, with an average high temperature of 13 degrees Celsius. Very similar weather is expected on the following days....

 2021-09-19 06:21 

Radio Prague

Turnout 60 percent for 13 municipal elections...

Average turnout at elections held in 13 municipalities in the Czech Republic on Saturday was over 60 percent. The highest participation, more than 85 percent, was seen in the village of Slunen in the esk Lpa area, north Bohemia; the lowest, 27 percent, wa...

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