News Radio Edition

» Auto updated continuously

 2017-04-25 02:08 

Radio New Zealand

Fresh opposition to Bougainville mining plans... +

Panguna landowners say they are opposed to the plans of the Papua New Guinea and Bougainville governments to revive the Panguna mine....

 2017-04-25 01:54 

Radio Australia

Are the Richmond Tigers for real in 2017? The Yellow and Black are on the march... +

Watch out, folks, it's happening again the drums are beating loudly in Tigerland, and Richmond is 5-0 and on the march....

 2017-04-25 01:31 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Bombers Flew Near Alaska, Canada, Prompting NORAD Response... +

Russian warplanes last week flew near Alaska and Canada several times, prompting North American air defense forces to scramble jets for the first time in more than two years, the Pentagon said on April 24....

 2017-04-25 01:28 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Trump Endorses Franco-German Efforts To Broker Peace Deal In Ukraine... +

U.S. President Donald Trump reaffirmed U.S. support for efforts led by Germany and France to negotiate a resolution to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the White House said on April 24....

 2017-04-25 01:24 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran's High Court Upholds Jail Term For British Woman On Spying Charges... +

Iran's Supreme Court has upheld a five-year jail sentence imposed on a British-Iranian charity worker for allegedly violating national security, her family said on April 24....

 2017-04-25 01:15 

VOA

Experimental Blood Test Distinguishes Malaria from Other Infections... +

An experimental blood test can quickly and accurately diagnose malaria from other infections, so treatment of the mosquito-borne illness can be started promptly. The symptoms of malaria, which strikes an estimated 200 million people around the globe eve...

 2017-04-25 01:15 

VOA

Cameroon Journalist Jailed for 10 Years Under Anti-terrorism Law... +

A Cameroonian military tribunal on Monday sentenced a journalist to 10 years in prison on terrorism charges, including for failing to report acts of terrorism to authorities, in a trial that has drawn sharp criticism from rights groups. The court had be...

 2017-04-25 01:14 

Radio New Zealand

PNG volcano eruption alert level raised... +

People on Papua New Guinea's Manam Island are being warned to evacuate again as the island's volcano continues to rumble and spew ash....

 2017-04-25 01:04 

Radio New Zealand

Edgecumbe businesses still in dark over relief funds... +

More than one hundred flood-stricken businesses in Edgecumbe are yet to find out when they will receive their government relief funds....

 2017-04-25 01:01 

NPR

Boycotts And Buycotts: How We Use Money To Express Ourselves ... +

Many Americans are increasingly expressing their political beliefs with their wallets. Neeru Paharia explains how we use money to tell stories about ourselves, and to ourselves....

 2017-04-25 01:01 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Early Numbers Suggest Oregon Bottle Redemption Rate Up Significantly... +

Initial numbers show that bottle and can returns are up statewide after the deposit increased from a nickel to a dime on April 1. Full statewide numbers...

 2017-04-25 01:01 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Early Numbers Suggest Oregon Bottle Redemption Rate Up Significantly... +

Initial numbers show that bottle and can returns are up statewide after the deposit increased from a nickel to a dime on April 1. Full statewide numbers...

 2017-04-25 00:56 

Radio Australia

Peter Dutton wants apology from ABC over reporting of Manus detention shooting... +

The Immigration Minister says the ABC should accept the Government's version of the events that took place during a shooting at the Manus Island detention centre on Good Friday, after reporting conflicting accounts from the province's police commander and...

 2017-04-25 00:55 

VOA

US, Philippines Scale Back Next Month's Military Drills... +

About 5,000 American and Philippine troops will hold humanitarian exercises next month instead of annual war games, scaling back military drills in response to President Rodrigo Duterte's disdain for their longstanding defense alliance. Troops taking pa...

 2017-04-25 00:42 

Radio New Zealand

Bainimarama opposes Fiji constitution review... +

Fiji's prime minister Frank Bainimarama has dismissed opposition calls for a partial review of the 2013 constitution....

 2017-04-25 00:39 

Radio New Zealand

Honiara mayor calls for Solomons to reintroduce death penalty... +

The mayor of the Solomon Islands capital has called for the reintroduction of the death penalty....

 2017-04-25 00:35 

Radio New Zealand

Fish and chips might be in our DNA... +

A type of shark often used for fish and chips has been found to have the same DNA memory tags as those in the human body....

 2017-04-25 00:35 

VOA

Trump Urges UN Reform to Make US Investment Worthwhile... +

President Donald Trump complained on Monday that the United States is shouldering an unfair burden of the cost of the United Nations, but said if the world body reforms how it operates, the investment would be worth it. Trump, who has frequently critici...

 2017-04-25 00:30 

VOA

Former Haiti Coup Leader Pleads Guilty in US Drug Case... +

A Haitian politician and former coup leader has pleaded guilty in a U.S. court to conspiring to launder drug money. Guy Philippe took a plea deal Monday, admitting to a Miami court that he accepted more than $1.5 million from drug smugglers while he was...

 2017-04-25 00:23 

Radio Australia

Anzac Day dawn services, marches held across the country on day of remembrance... +

Crowd numbers fall amid tightened security for Anzac Day commemorations around Australia, with organisers taking warnings of a possible terrorist attack seriously....

 2017-04-25 00:19 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

6 Films From New Portland Animators... +

Ive met a lot of illustrators and UX designers and people who do websites, said event curator and motion artist Jamal Qutub. He also runs Portland'...

 2017-04-25 00:16 

Radio Australia

Anzac Day: The modern face of the military... +

Meet the Navy officer intercepting boats coming to Australia; the Army sergeant trying to maintain a balanced home life; and the Air Force flight lieutenant who felt compelled to serve....

 2017-04-25 00:14 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Acrimony, Gridlock As Washington Lawmakers Convene For Special Session... +

Acrimony and gridlock. Thats the state of affairs at the Washington state Capitol where on Monday lawmakers began a 30-day overtime session. Governor Jay...

 2017-04-25 00:10 

VOA

International Court Unseals Warrant for Gadhafi Aide... +

The International Criminal Court on Monday unsealed an arrest warrant for Libya's former security chief, accusing him of carrying out war crimes and crimes against humanity in an effort to quash opposition to the late dictator Moammar Gadhafi. The warra...

 2017-04-25 00:08 

Radio Australia

Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection; cancels string of concerts... +

The 70-year-old British musician spends two nights in intensive care and cancels all his concerts for the rest of April and May....

 2017-04-25 00:08 

Radio Australia

Anzac Day: Convinced by his grandson, a WWII veteran is marching today in his first parade... +

There will be a new face among the World War Two veterans at the Anzac Day march in Sydney today, as John Craig joins the procession for the first time....

 2017-04-25 00:07 

Radio New Zealand

Sport: PNG cricketers face long wait... +

Papua New Guinea's cricketers face another four months before their next on-field engagement....

 2017-04-25 00:00 

VOA

Loved and Lost, Heath Ledger Shows Carefree Side in New Documentary... +

Nine years after his death at age 28, audiences are seeing a different side of Australian actor Heath Ledger through the lens of his own camera. Documentary "I Am Heath Ledger" uses thousands of hours of self video shot by Ledger, as well as his art wor...

 2017-04-24 23:50 

VOA

Protesters Sustain Pressure on Venezuelan Government ... +

Anti-government activists in Venezuela blocked thoroughfares in the capital and several other cities Monday, continuing a fourth week of street demonstrations to press leftist President Nicols Maduro for new national elections. We reiterate again: Only ...

 2017-04-24 23:46 

Radio New Zealand

Sport: Rugby League 9s to feature in Comm Games build-up... +

Rugby League Nines is set to feature in the lead up to next year's Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after the proposed second Commonwealth Championship was endorsed by the Commonwealth Games Federation....

 2017-04-24 23:45 

VOA

Elton John Recovering from 'Potentially Deadly' Bacterial Infection... +

Elton John spent two nights in intensive care with a potentially deadly bacterial infection and has canceled all his concerts for the rest of April and May, his publicist said on Monday. The British musician, 70, became "violently ill" on a flight home ...

 2017-04-24 23:42 

Radio Australia

Newcastle United promoted to Premier League following 4-1 thrashing of Preston North End... +

Manager Rafael Benitez takes Newcastle United back to the Premier League as the Magpies clinch promotion with a 4-1 thrashing of Preston North End....

 2017-04-24 23:41 

Radio New Zealand

Elton John suffered 'deadly bacterial infection' on tour... +

Sir Elton John suffered a ...

 2017-04-24 23:38 

Radio Australia

Saudi Arabia elected to UN women's council despite gender inequality in kingdom... +

Saudi Arabia is elected to the UN Commission on the Status of Women, despite the country being ranked by human rights experts as one of the worst for gender equality....

 2017-04-24 23:38 

Radio Australia

Richmond beats Melbourne Demons by 13 points at MCG to make excellent start to AFL season... +

Richmond surges from behind to beat the Melbourne Demons by 13 points in a thrilling MCG encounter, starting the season with five straight wins for the first time in 22 years....

 2017-04-24 23:36 

WSHU

Mourners Gather In Bristol For Aaron Hernandez's Funeral... +

Family and friends of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez gathered for a private funeral in his hometown of Bristol, Connecticut, on Monday....

 2017-04-24 23:36 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Detained kids in King County can't waive right to an attorney on their own... +

Young people who are detained by law enforcement in King County can no longer waive their right to an attorney on their own. On Monday, the King County...

 2017-04-24 23:33 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

The Marine 5: Battleground... +

Enter By: May 3rd...

 2017-04-24 23:26 

Radio New Zealand

Sport: Futsal complex to make things 'easier' for Solomons players... +

Solomon Islands are being backed to take their futsal game to another level once a long-awaited purpose-built venue is completed in Honiara....

 2017-04-24 23:23 

Radio Australia

Cattle on the move as mustering fires up across the Kimberley... +

Thousands of cattle are on the move in the Kimberley as stations launch into their mustering programs after a big wet season....

 2017-04-24 23:20 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Cybersecurity | Raising The Smoking Age... +

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

 2017-04-24 23:15 

VOA

Western Mosul Residents Flee As IS Seizes Homes... +

Islamic State fighters, seeking cover from airstrikes and Iraqi ground forces in western Mosul, have seized civilian homes -forcing residents to leave. VOAs Kawa Omar reports....

 2017-04-24 23:10 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Thousand Flock To Southwest Washington Casino Opening, Clog I-5... +

Mondays wet weather didnt keep the crowds, or the traffic, from showing up at the opening day of Ilani, the new Cowlitz Tribe casino in southwest...

 2017-04-24 23:09 

Radio Australia

French election: Marine Le Pen stands down from National Front party ahead of May 7 vote... +

Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is distancing herself from the National Front party founded by her father in 1972, in what is seen as an attempt to broaden the appeal of her campaign....

 2017-04-24 23:07 

Radio New Zealand

Sport: England name squad to face Toa Samoa... +

England coach Wayne Bennett has named a 20-man squad for next weekend's rugby league test against Samoa at Campbelltown Stadium....

 2017-04-24 23:00 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Justices Split Over Defendants' Right To Mental Health Expert Witnesses... +

As a hurry-up execution schedule plays out in Arkansas this week, the U.S. Supreme Court and Arkansas Supreme Court have stepped in to block two of the...

 2017-04-24 22:55 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Cops shouldn't handle discipline in WA schools, ACLU says... +

Police are handling routine discipline issues in many Washington schools sometimes even arresting children, finds a new study from the American Civil...

 2017-04-24 22:55 

WSHU

Justices Split Over Defendants' Right To Mental Health Expert Witnesses... +

As a hurry-up execution schedule plays out in Arkansas this week, the U.S. Supreme Court and Arkansas Supreme Court have stepped in to block two of the eight executions initially scheduled for an 11-day period. Those two cases are on hold pending the outc...

 2017-04-24 22:50 

Radio New Zealand

PNG activist claims evidence on police abuses... +

A rights activist arrested for allegedly spreading misinformation about abuses by Papua New Guinea police in Enga province says he has evidence to back him up....

 2017-04-24 22:50 

NPR

Justices Split Over Defendants' Right To Mental Health Expert Witnesses... +

Justice Anthony Kennedy appears likely to cast the deciding vote in a Supreme Court case involving a death row inmate's right to help from a mental health expert who is independent of the prosecution....

  • Need an account?  
    or