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 2020-04-08 19:41 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

President Trump responds to Bernie Sanders ending his White House bid...

In a tweet, President Donald Trump said another former Democratic presidential candidate was to blame for Bernie Sanders not doing better in his campaign....

 2020-04-08 19:35 

1010 WINS

Linda Tripp, Clinton whistleblower, dead at 70: report...

Linda Tripp, the Clinton sex scandal whistleblower who secretly recorded private phone calls with Monica Lewinksy, has died, according to The Daily Mail. She was 70....

 2020-04-08 19:19 

Radio New Zealand

African swine fever a threat to Pacific way of life...

Pacific governments are being advised to respond to the threat of another deadly virus in the region, African swine fever....

 2020-04-08 19:19 

Radio New Zealand

Waiting game as Pacific lags on Covid19 testing...

Pacific health authorities are playing a waiting game for Covid-19 test results as most islands don't have in-country testing for the coronavirus....

 2020-04-08 19:19 

Radio New Zealand

Contract tracing underway in East New Britain as supplies arrive...

Contract tracing is underway in PNG's East New Britain province after the country's second confirmed Covid-19 case emerged....

 2020-04-08 19:17 

Radio New Zealand

TC Harold strengthens overnight to a category 5...

Severe Tropical Cyclone Harold strengthen to a category 5 cyclone overnight as it entered Tonga waters with wind gusts of 285km/h....

 2020-04-08 19:15 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Lamont Says Hospital Are 'Bending, Not Breaking' Amid Coronavirus Outbreak...

In Connecticut there have been nearly 7,800 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 277 deaths....

 2020-04-08 19:11 

Radio France International

Vienna's horse-drawn carriages ride again -- for food delivery...

Vienna's horse-drawn carriages, a staple of street life in the Austrian capital and a popular tourist attraction, have been sidelined by the coronavirus pandemic -- so they are now helping deliver food to the elderly.The carriages, or "Fiaker"...

 2020-04-08 19:11 

Radio New Zealand

False reporting claim upheld by Media Council...

The Media Council has upheld a complaint against RNZ for falsely reporting it had sought comment from New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing on a story about claims that the horse racing industry was cruel....

 2020-04-08 19:06 

Radio France International

Coronavirus was spreading in NYC in February, came via Europe...

The novel coronavirus began spreading in New York City in February, before widespread testing began, and the strain so far identified in local samples came from Europe, a scientist said Wednesday.Adriana Heguy, a geneticist at NYU Grossman School of Medic...

 2020-04-08 19:04 

Radio New Zealand

Easter treats to make during lockdown...

Because what else are you going to do....

 2020-04-08 18:59 

WTOP

Presidential betting gets axed fast in West Virginia...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For a moment, West Virginia looked like it was going to allow betting on the presidential......

 2020-04-08 18:55 

WTOP

Safeway follows Giant in limiting the number of customers in its stores...

Safeway is following Giant Food's decision to now limit the number of customers in its grocery stores at any given time, starting April 10....

 2020-04-08 18:54 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

How US guidance on wearing masks during coronavirus outbreak has evolved...

The evolving policy over the use of face masks by the general public has left some confused....

 2020-04-08 18:53 

Radio New Zealand

Covid-19: Spark criticised for charging businesses in lockdown...

An Auckland small business owner says he's paying full price for broadband in a shut-up factory and it is not fair....

 2020-04-08 18:52 

WTOP

Some doctors moving away from ventilators for virus patients...

NEW YORK (AP) — As health officials around the world push to get more ventilators to treat coronavirus patients, some......

 2020-04-08 18:50 

WTOP

Dreaded uptick worldwide of dead spiritual leaders...

The Louisiana pastor who preached courage from his deathbed. The nun who always insisted that her order "get down to......

 2020-04-08 18:50 

Federal News Network

Dreaded uptick worldwide of dead spiritual leaders...

In a time of crisis, faith leaders guide their followers through panic and hardship, offering messages of comfort and hope......

 2020-04-08 18:47 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Long Islander Displays Art On Front Lawn To Spread Joy Amid Pandemic...

A Long Island artist couldn't display her works at an art show, so she settled for the next best thing: her front lawn....

 2020-04-08 18:47 

Federal News Network

Presidential betting gets axed fast in West Virginia...
 2020-04-08 18:45 

WTOP

Coronavirus update: Northam pushes elections back; regional cases top 10,000; Shenandoah National Park shuttered...

COVID-19 cases in D.C., Maryland and Virginia have passed 10,000, and a bipartisan group of Congress members has asked FEMA to pay more attention to the region. Find out the latest....

 2020-04-08 18:44 

Radio New Zealand

Covid-19: Free flu vaccines encouraged for vulnerable, health workers...

Frontline health staff and vulnerable people are being urged to take up a free flu vaccine to reduce burdens on hospitals as the health system deals with the Covid-19 coronavirus....

 2020-04-08 18:43 

WFAN Sports Radio

Coleman: Can Mets Count on Bullpen to Bounce Back if Season Resumes?...

If there is a baseball season in 2020, WFAN's Ed Coleman dives into whether or not the Mets bullpen can bounce back from its struggles last year....

 2020-04-08 18:38 

Radio New Zealand

Covid-19: An election in lockdown? Politicians, officials weigh options...

The lockdown may be set to end in two weeks but region-based restrictions are still likely to be in place by the time of the general election, Justice Minister Andrew Little says....

 2020-04-08 18:35 

Radio Free Asia

China's Appointment to U.N. Human Rights Panel Sparks Global Outcry...

Serial rights abuser China is seen as a fox guarding the hen house, while a Chinese activist says the U.N. Human Rights Council is no longer functional....

 2020-04-08 18:32 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

Bernie Sanders suspends 2020 presidential campaign...

Bernie Sanders is dropping out of the race for the White House, leaving former Vice President Joe Biden as the likely Democratic nominee....

 2020-04-08 18:29 

Radio France International

Barcelona president seeks reshuffle of club board...

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu, whose tenure has been undermined by tense relations with players this season, wants to reform the club's management because he distrusts certain directors, according to vice-president Emili Rousaud."Bartom...

 2020-04-08 18:29 

Radio France International

Major Indian cities make mask-wearing compulsory amid virus fears...

Hundreds of millions of people in India, including in its two largest cities, were ordered Wednesday to wear face masks or coverings amid a nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.Residents in the capital New Delhi and financi...

 2020-04-08 18:24 

WTOP

UN health agency on defensive after Trump slams it on virus...

GENEVA (AP) — In a heartfelt plea for unity, the World Health Organization's chief sought Wednesday to rise above sharp......

 2020-04-08 18:24 

Federal News Network

UN health agency on defensive after Trump slams it on virus...

The World Health Organization has been put on the defensive after U.S. President Donald Trump blasted the U.N. health agency over its recommendations on the coronavirus and threatened to strip it of......

 2020-04-08 18:24 

WTOP

Fighting in Yemen kills over 270, rebels suffer heavy losses...

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Heavy fighting in Yemen between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels killed more than 270 people in......

 2020-04-08 18:24 

Federal News Network

Fighting in Yemen kills over 270, rebels suffer heavy losses...

Yemen government officials and tribal leaders say heavy fighting in Yemen between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels has killed more than 270 people in the past 10 days......

 2020-04-08 18:21 

Federal News Network

Iran says US oil production must be known before OPEC+ call...

Iran has demanded that U.S. oil production levels must be known before an upcoming OPEC meeting with Russia and others seeking to boost global energy prices......

 2020-04-08 18:21 

Federal News Network

Dems debate how to hit Trump on virus, economy amid crisis...

Democrats are wrestling over how best to assail President Donald Trump for how he's handling the coronavirus pandemic and the economy's shutdown......

 2020-04-08 18:20 

VOA

Renowned Somali Musician Dies of COVID-19 Complications...

A renowned Somali musician and oud player, Mohamud Ismail Hussein, commonly known as Hudeydi, died on Tuesday night in London, as a result of complications of COVID-19.The 92-year-old musician had been popular among Somalis in the Horn of Africa and aroun...

 2020-04-08 18:17 

Radio France International

Jewish world marks start of 'strange' Passover...

Jews marked the start of a "strange" Passover holiday on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic prevented the large family gatherings usually organised for the traditional Seder meal. In Israel, which has more than 9,000 confirmed cases of the dead...

 2020-04-08 18:17 

VOA

Puerto Rico Seeks Ban on Flights From US COVID-19 Hot Spots...

Puerto Rico's governor on Wednesday asked federal officials to ban all flights from U.S. cities with a high number of coronavirus cases to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the U.S. territory.The petition by Gov. Wanda Vzquez to the Federal Aviat...

 2020-04-08 18:15 

VOA

India Considers Narrowing Lockdown to Coronavirus Hotspots...

India is considering plans to seal off coronavirus hotspots in Delhi, Mumbai and parts of the south while easing restrictions elsewhere as a way out of a three-week lockdown that has caused deep economic distress, officials said on Wednesday. The sweeping...

 2020-04-08 18:13 

Radio France International

Google offers free Stadia game access during pandemic...

Google on Wednesday made its Stadia online video game service free to provide an escape for those hunkered down at home because of the coronavirus pandemic.Launched late last year, Stadia is crafted to let people access console-quality games as easily as ...

 2020-04-08 18:11 

Radio France International

Polish healthcare workers in Germany face Easter away from families...

For the first time in his life, Andrzej Zebrowski will not celebrate Easter with his family.Instead, the Polish surgeon will spend the holiday this year in the German hospital where he works, just across the border.Like many others, Zebrowski found himsel...

 2020-04-08 18:06 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Murphy Moves New Jersey Primary To July 7 Amid Coronavirus Outbreak...

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says the state's primary will move from June 2 to July 7 due to the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-08 18:03 

VOA

Bradys Donate 750,000 Meals to Tampa Area...

Tom Brady and wife Gisele Bundchen donated funds to provide 750,000 meals to those in need in their new community of Tampa, Fla. Feeding Tampa Bay announced the donation via Twitter on Tuesday....

 2020-04-08 18:02 

WTOP

Court documents: Va.'s case against Jose Rodriguez-Cruz in 1989 death of estranged wife...

A prosecution document details evidence against Jose Angel Rodriguez-Cruz for the 1989 Stafford County, Virginia, murder of his estranged wife, Marta Haydee Rodriguez....

 2020-04-08 17:59 

WTOP

Review: Joe Bonamassa's Sleep Eazys make instrumental dreams...

The Sleep Eazys, "Easy to Buy, Hard to Sell" (J&R Adventures) Joe Bonamassa's new venture, "Easy to Buy, Hard to......

 2020-04-08 17:59 

WTOP

Russia aims to prosecute destruction of war monuments abroad...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's defense minister called on law enforcement officials Wednesday to consider filing criminal charges against representatives of......

 2020-04-08 17:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Two Suspected Cases of COVID-19 Isolated In Moroto...

One of the cases is a Sudanese National who entered into the country yesterday and showed signs and symptoms of corona virus. He entered through the Nakiloro border between Kenyan and Uganda in Moroto district....

 2020-04-08 17:54 

WTOP

Allen Garfield, elite '70s character actor, dies at 80...

NEW YORK (AP) — Allen Garfield, the veteran character actor who was a vital player in classic 1970s films like......

 2020-04-08 17:47 

Federal News Network

Review: Alvarez returns with a stunning reflection on loss...
 2020-04-08 17:47 

WTOP

Review: Alvarez returns with a stunning reflection on loss...

"Afterlife," by Julia Alvarez (Algonquin Books) I like to imagine fiction writers are a fairly collegial bunch when they're not......

 2020-04-08 17:46 

Federal News Network

Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee...

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