Radio Industry

China no longer willing to be a dumping ground for US waste - Opinion

There have been many stories in US news media lately about how China's ban on foreign waste has caused recycling chaos in their country.<p>A National …

News (China)

Harvey Dumped Up To 127 Billion Tons Of Water On Texas

Scientists say they know the amount of rain that fell on Houston during Harvey through the pressure all that water put on the Earth's crust.

Science

It’s Capitalism

To say we’re approaching the brink is a yawner. Especially when Nobel Prize recipients are warning that we’re poised at a tantrum. They’ve called on …

Liberal View

KIRO's Rachel Belle Asks: What Would You Have For Your Last Meal? by Steven Goldstein

KIRO's Rachel Belle Asks: What Would You Have For Your Last Meal?<p>December 5, 2017<p>Rachel Belle loves food and loves to talk about it. So, when …

NPR

The Seeds Of This Year's Christmas Tree Shortage

The 2008 recession, wildfires and a logging boom have added up to a shortage of Christmas tree seedlings in the Pacific Northwest.

Christmas

Thursday, December 14, 2017 — The Briefing

NPR

TrustThePress

Trust the Press' mission is to support the future of bonafide journalism.<p>By getting the official "Trust the Press" t-shirt, you're not only …

Journalism

Republican lawmakers in Missouri push for more tax cuts

Identical proposals in the Missouri House and Senate would overhaul Missouri’s tax code and slash more than a billion dollars in state revenue.<p>In a …

St. Louis

Sounding it Out: From garage bands to big-time acts, local recording studio gains following

When Owen Wilson was filming a movie in Winston-Salem, Hollywood beckoned, asking him to record a voice segment for a “Zoolander” project.<p>In need of …

North Carolina

Triton Digital Partners With 365 Digital In South Africa

TRITON DIGITAL has entered a partnership with 365 DIGITAL to represent TRITON's programmatic audio marketplace a2x in SOUTH AFRICA. “No other audio …

NPR

Can environmental diplomacy save Arctic languages?

Following a 2008 symposium on indigenous arctic languages in Tromsø, Norway, the Indigenous Permanent Participants of the Arctic Council launched the …

The Arctic

WATCH LIVE: Can the Courts Bring About a Climate Fix? Three Judges Are About to Decide

By John Light<p><i>Editor's note: Watch the oral arguments live beginning at 1 p.m. EST above.</i><p>Three judges in San Francisco potentially have the power to …

Climate

Indian Americans more likely to face unfair police treatment than Chinese Americans in US, says survey

<b>New York:</b> Many Americans of Indian origin could be at the receiving end of unfair police treatment as a new survey has revealed that Indian Americans …

India News

Cuomo comes clean on New York’s high taxes

Gov. Cuomo just made an astonishing confession: New Yorkers pay sky-high local income and property taxes because that’s what he and other elected …

Opinion

Transgender group to hold social media fundraiser inspired by old-school TV telethon

Sayer Johnson grew up watching the annual Jerry Lewis telethon for kids with muscular dystrophy. In recent years, he's wondered if advocates for …

St. Louis

Gay theater, then and now | Public Radio International

NPR

Your glass of wine is making you smarter

WINE CONNOISSEURS, rejoice!<p>Not only does wine leave a delightful taste on the tongue, but drinking it could make you smarter.<p>According to Yale …

NPR

NCADA executive director Howard Weissman criticizes Big Pharma’s role in opioid epidemic

On Wednesday’s St. Louis on the Air , host Don Marsh continued the discussion about the opioid epidemic in St. Louis. Joining him for the discussion …

Eric Greitens

2 public radio hosts suspended after misconduct accusations

Two longtime hosts on public radio station WNYC have been suspended while the station investigates unspecified accusations of inappropriate …

Business

Environmentalists demand tougher laws to address runoff in Missouri's large lakes

Missouri will soon adopt new regulations to clean up the state’s 150 large lakes and reservoirs. But environmentalists contend the state’s plan won’t …

Water

Cuomo attacks GOP for tax bill that 'cripples' high-tax states

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo on Wednesday morning defended New York's right to higher taxes, saying it allows the state to pay for things like social services …

Government

Charles Osgood Renews Contract With Westwood One For 'The Osgood Files'

December 6, 2017 at 7:43 AM (PT)<p>Osgood<p>"THE OSGOOD FILE" is marking its 50th anniversary this year, and CHARLES OSGOOD is celebrating with the signing …

NPR

A Reckoning in Our Own House

<b>Click on the 'Listen' button above to hear this segment</b><p>On Monday, we brought you the latest on what we know about reports of sexual harassment and bullying on the part of the former host of this show, John Hockenberry.<p>The allegations came to us through author and journalist Suki Kim, who wrote …

NPR

Military Veteran Blake Hall, equipped with a Harvard MBA, launches a startup that protects citizens against cybersecurity identity thefts

Recently, I interviewed Blake Hall, an Army Ranger, who is the Founder and CEO of ID.me, a digital identity network that empowers individuals to prove their identity and group affiliations while controlling how their information is shared online. Blake led a battalion reconnaissance platoon in Iraq …

Identity Theft

Boy, 6, to Santa: 'Your life is empty and you don't know my troubles'

Virginia - A 6-year-old Virginia boy has shaken up social media with an all-too-sceptical letter to Santa Claus in which he says he knows that jolly …

Santa Claus

Roy Moore's Effect On Alabama's Economy

Alabama has long sought to make itself a destination for business investment. But the allegations against Senate candidate Roy Moore may make investors reluctant to come to the state.

News (U.S.)

'Cajun Night Before Christmas': The story behind the storybook | NOLA.com

The narrator in "Cajun Night Before Christmas" spies St. Nick with his flying skiff and eight flying alligators. Historically, though, only some …

New Orleans

Ex-NPR Host John Hockenberry Accused of Sexual Harassment By Multiple Former Employees

The award-winning broadcaster had retired from his radio program 'The Takeaway' this summer.<p>Retired host John Hockenberry has been accused of sexual …

Court decisions, state Board of Education resignation once again put Vandeven’s job in jeopardy

Missouri’s education commission er could soon be out of the job after a State Board of Education member resigned — and a judge refused to reinstall a …

Eric Greitens

Purdue University Mounted a Child Nutrition Study. It Went Very, Very Wrong.

Camp DASH was supposed to be a gold-standard study of diet-mitigated hypertension in adolescents. Instead, it became a venue for chaos.<p>On July 18, an …

Science