Budget Proposal Would Hurt Local Stations More Than NPR Or PBS

Such a proposal would eliminate the $445 million that Congress now sends to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting , the private entity that passes the money to almost 1,500 stations affiliated with NPR, PBS and other public-media sources. More..

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by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

Sturgeon holds firm after May's 'not now' to Scottish referendum

Despite her refusal to openly rule it out, Sturgeon's aides insisted afterwards she had no plans to stage a so-called indicative, unofficial referendum. I don't think that would be fair. "Then we see where we g...More..

New Zealand police fatally shoot airport security dog after it escapes
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

New Zealand police fatally shoot airport security dog after it escapes

In total, 16 flights were delayed while personnel attempted to get Grizz under control. New Zealand TV host Hilary Barry asked: "Do they not have a tranquiliser gun?" The airport staff spent about three hou...More..

China, Saudi Arabia eye $65b in deals as king visits
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

China, Saudi Arabia eye $65b in deals as king visits

China's Deputy Foreign Minister Zhang Ming said that President Xi Jinping and King Salman inked a total 14 cooperation agreements, including a memorandum of understanding on 35 projects for "production capaci...More..

Survivor: Gunship fired on Somalis fleeing Yemen
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

Survivor: Gunship fired on Somalis fleeing Yemen

It was not immediately clear who was behind the attack . Abdiker said survivors gave " conflicting messages " about whether the attack came from a military vessel or an attack helicopter that had taken off f...More..

41 killed in USA attack on Syrian Mosque
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

41 killed in USA attack on Syrian Mosque

Al Jina is in Aleppo , but close to the border with Idlib province in northwestern Syria. The US military originally said the strike had taken place in neighbouring Idlib province, but later clarified that t...More..

This Crazy Video Shows How a
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

This Crazy Video Shows How a "Warrior" Woman Narrowly Escaped a Mudslide

Armando Rivera, Chamorro's husband, told RPP radio they climbed a tree but the trunk broke. Peru's Ministry of Defence said in a statement , that 210 villagers from the Pacora and Jayanca districts of L...More..

The Raiders reportedly may try to lure Marshawn Lynch out of retirement
by | Суббота, Марта 18, 2017

The Raiders reportedly may try to lure Marshawn Lynch out of retirement

Lynch's devotion to Oakland is well-chronicled and he opened his first Beast Mode clothing store a few miles away from the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum, where the Raiders play, during the week of Super Bowl 50. Sea...More..

Trump Calls for Review of 2025 CAFE Standards
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Trump Calls for Review of 2025 CAFE Standards

There are other disputes on the horizon between California and the Trump administration, but this is the first big one. "We are going to restore the originally scheduled mid-term review, and we are going to ens...More..

Duterte continues Asean tour with trips to Thailand and Myanmar
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Duterte continues Asean tour with trips to Thailand and Myanmar

The Blue House, now without a tenant after President Park Geun-hye was removed last week from office following the Constitutional Court verdict upholding legislative impeachment motion, did not make any statem...More..

Casualties Reported in Shooting at French College
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Casualties Reported in Shooting at French College

As many as eight people have been injured, including those with shock, a French Interior Ministry spokesman said , adding that the head teacher was among those hurt. All schools in the vicinity of Grasse hav...More..

Somali coastguard in gunfight near hijacked ship
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Somali coastguard in gunfight near hijacked ship

At least one Puntland naval soldier was wounded after they exchanged gunfire with the pirates, but no confirmed casualties from the pirates. Naval forces and the pirates clashed earlier on Thursday. "We are...More..

Day after Pittsburgh Steelers visit, Dont'a Hightower re-signs with Patriots
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Day after Pittsburgh Steelers visit, Dont'a Hightower re-signs with Patriots

Hightower was one of the top free agents on the market, but his unquestioned best fit is within the New England defense that has made him such a star. Hightower has 17.0 regular-season sacks for his career. He ...More..

Sicilians, tourists scramble for safety as Mount Etna erupts
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Sicilians, tourists scramble for safety as Mount Etna erupts

News science correspondent Rebecca Morelle described the incident as " extremely scary ". A volcanologist at the scene told her it was the most unsafe incident he had experienced in his 30-year-career. A "n...More..

A Tribe Called Quest Soundtracks Trailer for Dave Chappelle's Netflix Special
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

A Tribe Called Quest Soundtracks Trailer for Dave Chappelle's Netflix Special

Today, Netflix released a much more satisfying trailer that showcases plenty of the humor, wit, and edgy observations we've come to expect from the funnyman. "I've been gone for a very long time", Dave Chapp...More..

Cooks primed for NCAA Tournament showdown
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Cooks primed for NCAA Tournament showdown

The over/under total for the game is listed at 145 points. Winthrop entered Thursday averaging almost 80 points per game but failed to top 65 points for the first time since January 21 and just the thir...More..

Auto crashes into Seattle gas station
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Auto crashes into Seattle gas station

According to Seattle police, a SUV crashed into a vehicle forcing the auto off the road. A two-car collision in Seattle created a fiery scene Monday night after one of the cars crashed into gas station pump, ...More..

Lincolnshire Police pass files to CPS over Tory election spending claims
by | Пятница, Марта 17, 2017

Lincolnshire Police pass files to CPS over Tory election spending claims

A CPS spokesman said it received files from the following police forces: Avon and Somerset, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Devon and Cornwall , Gloucestershire, Greater Manchester, Lincolnshire, Metropolitan, Northampto...More..

President Trump talks auto jobs in Michigan
by | Четверг, Марта 16, 2017

President Trump talks auto jobs in Michigan

Back in 2012, the Obama administration required vehicle companies to average 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025...in an effort to reduce greenhouse gas. No more handsome sight, ' Trump said. The Obama standards for ...More..

Donald Trump wants to make drone strikes easier to launch
by | Четверг, Марта 16, 2017

Donald Trump wants to make drone strikes easier to launch

While the agency has had such authority in the past, the Obama administration, under pressure from human rights and civil liberties groups, gradually shifted control of the drone program from the CIA to the...More..