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 2017-01-23 18:38 

Radio Poland

Szczecin shipyard sold... +

The shipyard in Szczecin, north-western Poland, has been sold for PLN 100 million to a Polish investment fund, Prime Minister Beata Szydo said on Monday....

 2017-01-23 18:38 

Radio New Zealand

Body found in Taranaki river search... +

Police have found a body in their search for a male who was swept away while crossing Waiwhakaiho River near New Plymouth....

 2017-01-23 18:25 

NPR

'America In Laos' Traces The Militarization Of The CIA... +

In the '60s, the CIA began a secret program that aimed to curb Communism by arming and training local fighters in Laos. Author Joshua Kurlantzick calls it "the largest covert operation in US history."...

 2017-01-23 18:25 

NPR

'Founder' Serves Up A Profile Of The Man Behind McDonald's... +

A new biopic tells the story of Ray Kroc, who turned a single burger restaurant into a multi-billion dollar worldwide franchise. Critic David Edelstein says The Founder offers a dark dose of realism....

 2017-01-23 18:25 

NPR

BassDrumBone Marks 40 Years Of Playing Together With 'The Long Road'... +

Trombonist Ray Anderson, bassist Mark Helias and drummer Gerry Hemingway first played together as a trio in 1977. Critic Kevin Whitehead says their new double album proves they can still deliver....

 2017-01-23 18:17 

Radio Free Asia

China Shutters Websites, Social Media Account of Top Liberal Economist... +

Mao Yushi is a reform-minded economist who has long been critical of late supreme leader Mao Zedong and the political turmoil of the Cultural Revolution....

 2017-01-23 18:16 

VOA

African Christian Preachers Converge on Gabon for Africa Cup of Nations... +

Some fans approach football with near religious fervor, and Christian preachers in Africa have been converging on Gabon, hoping to capitalize on the excitement surrounding the Africa Cup of Nations tournament and send out a message for peace. One hundr...

 2017-01-23 18:13 

NPR

Metropolis: 1/21/17... +

Hear new tracks by Tensnake, Bonobo and The Black Madonna in this week's mix from KCRW's Jason Bentley....

 2017-01-23 18:09 

NPR

Delusions Or Deceptions? White House 'Alternative Facts' Rile Press... +

President Trump and his top aides spent their first weekend in the White House threatening reporters and insisting on the veracity of demonstrably false statements....

 2017-01-23 18:08 

Radio Romania International

January 23, 2017 UPDATE... +

Referendum on amending the criminal codes and on collective pardon/ Budget for 2017/ Avian flu alert/ January 24, 1859 union anniversary ...

 2017-01-23 18:07 

Radio New Zealand

Man assaulted after picking up hitch-hiker... +

Police are investigating after a man was assaulted and left injured by a hitch-hiker he picked up in Hawke's Bay....

 2017-01-23 18:07 

Radio New Zealand

Work begins to develop open-ocean marine farms... +

Two sites off the New Zealand east coast have been earmarked as research areas for development of an open-ocean aquaculture industry....

 2017-01-23 17:55 

NPR

Trump To Nominate Heather Wilson As Secretary Of The Air Force... +

If confirmed, Wilson would be the first Air Force Academy graduate to hold the position. She represented New Mexico in Congress from 1998 to 2009 and currently leads a South Dakota college....

 2017-01-23 17:49 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Syrian Government, Rebels Take Part In Truce Talks In Kazakhstan... +

Rebel factions and representatives of the Syria government joined peace talks in the Kazakh capital, Astana, that began on January 23. The negotiations, facilitated by Russia, Iran, and Turkey, were fraught from the beginning, with Syria's UN ambassador r...

 2017-01-23 17:48 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Trump Signs 3 Executive Orders, Including Withdrawal From Pacific Trade Deal... +

President Trump acted on Monday to keep a signature campaign promise: withdraw the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Trump's action, an...

 2017-01-23 17:43 

VOA

After Inflated Inauguration Claims, New White House Spokesman Faces the Media... +

New White House press secretary Sean Spicer is holding his first formal news briefing Monday after making a string of inflated claims about the size of the crowd Friday at President Donald Trump's inauguration. Late Saturday, Spicer told reporters, "Thi...

 2017-01-23 17:41 

NPR

First Watch: Eric Biddines, 'Peeuurrnn'... +

The bouncy, Upgrayde-produced song takes its onomatopoeic title from the sound of a speeding bullet....

 2017-01-23 17:35 

Radio New Zealand

Council forks out millions for carpark owned by high-flyer... +

The Christchurch City Council has contributed $28 million towards a carpark owned by a major property developer....

 2017-01-23 17:31 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Moda On Affordable Care Act | Portland's Snopocalypse Postmortem | Ice Study... +

Copyright 2017 Oregon Public Broadcasting. To see more, visit Oregon Public Broadcasting....

 2017-01-23 17:23 

NPR

Trump Signs 3 Executive Orders, Including Withdrawal From Pacific Trade Deal... +

The Trans-Pacific Partnership, strongly backed by the Obama administration, was never ratified by Congress. That order is mostly symbolic....

 2017-01-23 17:22 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Finding Elvis -- Tracking Down A Bosnian Boy 25 Years After The War... +

There was an emotional reunion in Sarajevo when German Photographer Bjorn Steinz decided to track down Elvis -- whom he last saw as a 6-year-old boy during the 1990s Bosnian war. (Marija Arnautovic and Alen Fukelj, RFE/RL's Balkan Service)...

 2017-01-23 17:18 

NPR

Wire Set To Release New Album; Hear 'Short Elevated Period'... +

The British band, which has made evolution and sonic adventurousness a part of its trademark since its iconic debut in 1977, will releaseits 16th album, Silver/Lead, on March 31....

 2017-01-23 17:16 

NPR

Farm Of The Future: What Grows In Las Vegas Stays In Las Vegas... +

Crops like radishes, jicama and cilantro will soon be grown close to the Strip, so restaurants will have immediate access to fresh ingredients, instead of having to wait for trucks from California....

 2017-01-23 17:16 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Farm Of The Future: What Grows In Las Vegas Stays In Las Vegas... +

Every day, Border Grill restaurant at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas uses a case of tomatillos and at least a case of cilantro. The tomatillos...

 2017-01-23 17:15 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

Brett's First Cut: Madonna:'Blowing Up The White House' was taken out of context... +

CNN Media Reporter Calls Donald Trump a 'Dictator', Trump Exec Order to Renegotiate NAFTA, Kroger to fill 10K Jobs. These stories and more on The Brett Winterble Show from 2pm-6pm....

 2017-01-23 17:15 

VOA

Food Aid Cutbacks Provoke Anguish in Central African Republic... +

The past year has seen the World Food Program make drastic cuts to food rations for people in need across Africa, as crises around the globe compete for donor money. In the Central African Republic, 2 million people -- half of the population need food ai...

 2017-01-23 17:15 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

1-23-17 Minority teacher recruiting efforts in Oregon... +

Copyright 2017 Oregon Public Broadcasting. To see more, visit Oregon Public Broadcasting....

 2017-01-23 17:12 

VOA

Next Star Wars Movie Title Announced... +

The title of the next installment in the Star Wars saga has been revealed. Star Wars: Episode VIII will be called Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The movie, which is scheduled for release on December 15, 2017, is written and directed by Rian Johnson, and pr...

 2017-01-23 17:12 

NPR

Japan Explores Ways For Emperor To Abdicate The Throne... +

Emperor Akihito, 83, has suggested that he would like to step down from the Chrysanthemum Throne....

 2017-01-23 17:05 

Radio New Zealand

Domestic violence survivor waits 2 yrs for police decision... +

Nearly two years ago, Ulanda Titford complained about the way police handled her ex-partner's repeated protection order breaches. She is still waiting for an answer....

 2017-01-23 17:05 

Radio New Zealand

Use of police cells to hold young people "unacceptable"... +

The chief youth court judge says the number of teenage offenders forced to spend the night in police cells is unacceptable, as they're no place for young people to spend the night....

 2017-01-23 17:05 

Radio New Zealand

Protection order response sparks inquiry... +

Authorities are investigating a senior Northland police officer accused of mishandling protection order breaches reported by a young woman....

 2017-01-23 17:05 

Radio New Zealand

Concern for missing Auckland man... +

Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a 19-year-old Auckland man who has been missing since Saturday....

 2017-01-23 17:05 

Radio New Zealand

Nadal fights off Frenchman to reach quarters... +

Rafael Nadal returned to the grand slam big-time by weathering a furious Gael Monfils fightback to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals....

 2017-01-23 17:04 

VOA

High Expectations in Ankara for Trump Presidency... +

Turkeys pro-government media, usually critical of the United States, welcomed the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump. Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin spoke warmly of the new American president, saying the Trump administration "has...

 2017-01-23 16:59 

Radio Poland

Warsaw prosecutor continues hearing of parliament protesters... +

The district prosecutor in Warsaw on Monday continued the hearing of parliamentary protestors whose pictures were published last week....

 2017-01-23 16:56 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

A Silicon Valley engineer is on a quest to green the world by making buildings smarter... +

Seven years ago, Mark Chung took a three-week vacation. When he came home, his electricity bill looked more than a little off. Normally my energy bill is...

 2017-01-23 16:49 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Court Rejects Navalny Team's Motion To Replace Judge... +

A Russian judge has rejected a motion by Kremlin critic Aleksei Navalny's lawyer to recuse himself from the retrial of the opposition activist....

 2017-01-23 16:45 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Adygeya Leadership Change Could Rock Regional Island Of Stability... +

An incipient leadership change in one of the smallest North Caucasus republics could jeopardize the region's reputation as an island of stability in a region plagued by violence and corruption. (The views expressed in this blog post do not necessarily ref...

 2017-01-23 16:39 

WSHU

Drunk Trump Supporter Hurls Profanity-Laced Slurs At Danbury High Students... +

An apparently drunken Donald Trump supporter screamed racist profanity at children as they left school in Danbury, Connecticut, just after the inauguration Friday. Over the weekend a video of the incident appeared in a short video posted to Twitter....

 2017-01-23 16:33 

VOA

Dutch Elections Overtaken by Populist and Anti-Establishment Parties... +

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and his right-liberal People's Party for Freedom and Democracy ran a full page newspaper advertisement Monday calling for people to "act normal or leave" the Netherlands if they do not like the country and its values. The m...

 2017-01-23 16:30 

WSHU

David Bouchier: The Truth About Lies... +

We all learned in school about young George Washingtons confession to his angry father, which included the famous words "I cannot tell a lie." I dont know what children are taught these days, but it cant be that those words sound too strange to us in 201...

 2017-01-23 16:30 

VOA

Africa 54... +

Vincent Makori heads up the reporting team to inform you about Africa, the U.S. and the world....

 2017-01-23 16:28 

Radio Free Asia

China Shores up Great Firewall With New Rules Targeting VPNs... +

Internet connection service providers must now register with the authorities, with a 'clean-up' operation beginning immediately....

 2017-01-23 16:28 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Trump Promises Tax Cuts, Less Red Tape So Long As Businesses Stay In U.S.... +

President Donald Trump began his first full work week in the White House by hosting a breakfast "listening session" with business executives. In...

 2017-01-23 16:21 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Destructive Storms Soak, Batter And Bury Communities Around The Country... +

Multiple destructive storm systems damaged property and killed at least 19 people over the weekend, and continue to batter much of the U.S. with rain, snow...

 2017-01-23 16:19 

NPR

Trump Promises Tax Cuts, Less Red Tape So Long As Businesses Stay In U.S.... +

President Trump met with corporate executives on Monday, promising tax cuts and regulatory relief. But he also warned CEOs against moving jobs to other countries....

 2017-01-23 16:15 

Radio Free Asia

China Clamps Down on Currency Flows... +

Individuals face curbs on dollar deals....

 2017-01-23 16:11 

NPR

[ Science ]

Destructive Storms Soak, Batter And Bury Communities Around The Country... +

Apparent tornadoes killed at least 19 people in the South, nearly 4 inches of rain caused mudslides in California and a storm is dumping snow and rain from the Mid-Atlantic through the Northeast....

 2017-01-23 16:05 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

Heard on A&G: Hillary Catches Bill Staring Longingly at Ivanka during Inauguration ... +

Monday, January 23rd, 2016 ...

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