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 2019-10-14 13:00 

NPR

Nuevofest 2019: Experience Yanga's Fiery And Danceable Performance...

Based in Southern California, the five-piece delivered a set of Afro-Colombian influenced songs....

 2019-10-14 13:00 

WTOP

Sudan's government, rebels start peace talks in Juba...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's new transitional government met with rebel leaders on Monday, kicking off peace talks aimed at ending......

 2019-10-14 13:00 

WTOP

Pet of the Week: 2019 pets...

Pet of the Week is a weekly feature that highlights a pet available for adoption from D.C.'s Humane Rescue Alliance....

 2019-10-14 12:59 

WTOP

The Latest: Macron congratulates French Nobel prize winner...

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the Nobel prize in economics (all times local): 3:00 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron......

 2019-10-14 12:58 

WTOP

Haiti's embattled president faces 5th week of protests...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Road blocks are going up across Haiti as the country enters its fifth week of protests......

 2019-10-14 12:57 

WTOP

The Latest: Borrell: time to 'normalize' Catalan situation...

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the conviction of Catalan politicians and activists (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Spain's foreign......

 2019-10-14 12:56 

WTOP

Tunisia: Knife attack kills French citizen, injures officer...

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's Interior Ministry says a French citizen has been killed in a knife attack that also......

 2019-10-14 12:56 

WTOP

The Latest: 'Clear media bias' identified in Polish election...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland's election (all times local): 2:55 p.m. The Organization for Security and Cooperation......

 2019-10-14 12:52 

WSHU

New York Public Campaign Finance Committee Holds Special Meeting...

A New York commission to come up with a plan to publicly finance state election campaigns will hold a special meeting on Columbus Day. Meanwhile, the legislature is considering whether to return to the Capitol in December for a special session to potentia...

 2019-10-14 12:48 

Federal News Network

Roger Federer says he plans to play at 2020 Tokyo Olympics...

Roger Federer says he plans to play at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics......

 2019-10-14 12:44 

WTOP

New stories of an aging Olive in 'Olive, Again'...

"Olive, Again," Random House, by Elizabeth Strout It should come as no surprise that Olive Kitteridge does not mellow with......

 2019-10-14 12:44 

Federal News Network

New stories of an aging Olive in 'Olive, Again'...

An aging Olive Kitteridge is still gruff but with fresh appeal in Elizabeth Strout's new collection of stories......

 2019-10-14 12:41 

Federal News Network

After record world medal haul, Biles a face of 2020 Olympics...

After breaking the world championship record for most medals, Simone Biles is now looking to next year's Olympics in Tokyo......

 2019-10-14 12:39 

WSHU

David Bouchier: History Rhymes...

"In fourteen hundred and ninety two/Columbus sailed the ocean blue." That little rhyme was something I learned I don't know how many years ago, and it has proved to be a faithful friend. I never had any trouble remembering the date of Columbus...

 2019-10-14 12:36 

Federal News Network

Just 15, Coco Gauff tops Ostapenko for 1st WTA singles title...

American teenager Coco Gauff won her first WTA title by beating Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 to capture the Upper Austria Ladies on Sunday......

 2019-10-14 12:35 

Federal News Network

Sudan's government, rebels start peace talks in Juba...

Sudan's new transitional government is meeting with rebel leaders to kick off peace talks aimed at ending the country's yearslong civil wars......

 2019-10-14 12:33 

Radio Prague

Hitler no 'gentleman', but court rules Czech state need not apologize for president's claim Ferdinand Peroutka said so...

In a speech at a Holocaust conference in 2015, President Milo Zemanfalsely claimed one of the nation's most respected journalists had penneda pre-war article titled "Hitler is a gentleman". Ferdinand Peroutka,he claimed, was an admirer of the ...

 2019-10-14 12:32 

Federal News Network

British man gets life for driving into people by Parliament...

A man who drove his car into several people before it slammed into a barrier outside Britain's Parliament in a bid "to kill as many people as possible" has been sentenced to life imprisonment for......

 2019-10-14 12:32 

Federal News Network

Book by Fusion GPS founders coming out next month...

The co-founders of a political research firm behind allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russia have a book coming out next month......

 2019-10-14 12:31 

Federal News Network

Do California power shutoffs work? Hard to know, experts say...

Experts say it's hard to know whether keeping millions of Californians in the dark prevented a catastrophic wildfire......

 2019-10-14 12:31 

Federal News Network

Dutch court convicts asylum-seeker in station terror attack...

A Dutch court has convicted an Afghan asylum-seeker and sentenced him to nearly 27 years imprisonment for stabbing two American tourists in a terror attack at Amsterdam's main railway station......

 2019-10-14 12:30 

Federal News Network

Spain looking for a partner for Ramos in defense...

Spain national team looking for a partner for Sergio Ramos in defense since Gerard Piqu's retirement last year......

 2019-10-14 12:30 

Federal News Network

Russia's Putin lands in Saudi Arabia on Mideast trip...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has landed in Saudi Arabia on a trip to the kingdom......

 2019-10-14 12:23 

VOA

Egypt: Prominent Activist is Arrested, Jailed For 15 days...

An Egyptian rights lawyer says prosecutors have ordered a prominent pro-democracy activist to remain in custody for 15 days. How Egypt's President Tightened his Grip Behind the scenes, President Abdel Fatah el-Sissi's closest advisers reworked the...

 2019-10-14 12:22 

Federal News Network

Porsche SUV plunges onto train tracks, burns; 2 teens die...

Police say two teenagers are dead and a third is hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash that sent a Porsche plunging from an overpass onto train tracks, where it burst into flames......

 2019-10-14 12:22 

Federal News Network

Ole Miss honors students wears blackface, prompts warning...

A University of Mississippi honors student recently reported himself to the college for posting a photo online of him wearing blackface, prompting the school to issue a warning about costumes......

 2019-10-14 12:20 

1010 WINS

85-year-old woman pushed to the ground, robbed outside UWS apartment, 2 sought: NYPD...

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An 85-year-old woman was pushed the ground and her robbed outside of her Upper West Side home Saturday, police said on Sunday.The incident occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m. near West 74th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, officia...

 2019-10-14 12:18 

VOA

Impeachment Likely Topic at Next Democratic Debate...

A dozen Democratic presidential candidates will be on stage for the party's next primary debate Tuesday on the campus of Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio.This will be the fourth Democratic debate since June and will feature the largest group ...

 2019-10-14 12:12 

VOA

3 Win Economics Nobel for Work on Global Poverty...

Three economists have won the Nobel Prize in Economics for their work in helping address global poverty.The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced Monday it awarded the prize to Indian-born American Abhijit Banerjee, French-American Esther Duflo and ...

 2019-10-14 12:11 

VOA

Joe Biden's Son Hunter Stepping Down From Chinese board...

Facing intense scrutiny from President Donald Trump and his Republican allies, Hunter Biden says he will step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm at the end of the month as part of a pledge not to work on behalf of any...

 2019-10-14 12:11 

Radio France International

Medvedev pounds Zverev to claim Shanghai Masters...

Daniil Medvedev collected his fourth title of the year at the Shangahi Masters on Sunday following a straight sets victory over Alexander Zverev. The match finished 6-4, 6-1 to the Russian who registered his first win over the 22-year-old German in their ...

 2019-10-14 12:09 

Radio Prague

Olga Lomov: Western misconceptions could let China export much ofits system and ultimately contribute to our enslavement...

Czech-Chinese relations have been in the news a lot lately, but how havethey really developed over the decades? And how should we view Chinesemoves to develop a new high-tech form of totalitarianism involving facialrecognition and "social credit"?...

 2019-10-14 12:06 

WTOP

Union calls on Lufthansa cabin crew to strike on Sunday...

BERLIN (AP) — A union is calling on cabin crew at German airline Lufthansa to walk off the job for......

 2019-10-14 12:06 

WTOP

Questions intensify after Texas officer kills woman at home...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white police officer who fatally shot a 28-year-old black woman inside her Texas home......

 2019-10-14 12:04 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Jet Blue Flight Makes Emergency Landing At JFK Due To Smoke...

A flight to Orlando from Newark Airport made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy Airport, after the crew on the Jet Blue flight reported smoke in the cockpit, officials say....

 2019-10-14 12:02 

WTOP

Spain hands Catalans lengthy prison terms over secession bid...

MADRID (AP) — Spain's Supreme Court on Monday sentenced 12 prominent former Catalan politicians and activists to lengthy prison terms......

 2019-10-14 12:02 

NPR

How Bolivia's Evo Morales Could Win A 4th Term As President...

He's already the country's longest-serving leader — almost 14 years in office. His party controls all government branches and much of the national media. Now he's poised to win a new term on Oct. 20....

 2019-10-14 12:02 

WSHU

How Bolivia's Evo Morales Could Win A 4th Term As President...

After he was reelected to a third term in 2014, President Evo Morales attended a symbolic swearing-in ceremony at the ancient ruins of Tiwanaku in western Bolivia, wearing an embroidered gown and headdress of an Incan emperor. Now, as Bolivia's first ...

 2019-10-14 11:55 

Federal News Network

Calls for Trump to condemn violent parody video...

Journalists call on Trump to condemn violent parody video that depicts a likeness of the president shooting and stabbing critics and media members......

 2019-10-14 11:55 

WTOP

Calls for Trump to condemn violent parody video...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Journalists covering the White House are calling on President Donald Trump to condemn a graphically violent parody......

 2019-10-14 11:50 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Tajikistan Labels EU-Based Opposition Alliance As Terrorist Group...

Tajikistan's Supreme Court has labeled the National Alliance of Tajikistan (PMT) -- a group uniting several opposition movements and parties based in the European Union -- as a terrorist and extremist organization....

 2019-10-14 11:50 

WTOP

EU nations unanimously "condemn" Turkish offensive into Syria, call on all member states to halt arm sales to Ankara...

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — EU nations unanimously "condemn" Turkish offensive into Syria, call on all member states to halt arm sales......

 2019-10-14 11:49 

Uganda Radio Network

Police Hunts for 11-Year-Old Boy for Pouring Acid on Businessman...

Enanga says that Agaba was burnt on the arm and part of the head. The boy fled as Agaba screamed for help....

 2019-10-14 11:49 

Radio Prague

EU's future regional funding budget for Czechia to be 20 percent lower...

The EU has so far promised to provide CZK 100 billion in funding throughits Integrated Regional Operational Program between the years 2021 to 2027,a decrease of around one-fifth compared to the previous term, the ministerof regional development, Klra Dost...

 2019-10-14 11:48 

Radio Prague

Minister tells Turkish ambassador country should stop military operationsin northern Syria...

Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Tom Petek summoned the Turkishambassador for a meeting on Monday to reiterate the European Union'spriority of finding a diplomatic solution to the ongoing crisis in Syriaand called on Turkey to halt its ongoing milita...

 2019-10-14 11:48 

Radio Prague

Weather...

The country's Indian summer is set to continue on Tuesday with sunnyskies and temperatures hovering between 18 to 24 degrees Celsius. The warmspell is expected to end on Wednesday, when the average temperature will godown to 16 degrees and rains hit t...

 2019-10-14 11:47 

NPR

Cory Booker Asked About Struggles With Black Voters: 'Let My Work Speak For Me'...

The New Jersey senator sat down for NPR's interview series Off Script and was asked by an undecided voter why some residents in his hometown of Newark don't see him as "the voice" of black youth....

 2019-10-14 11:47 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Report: Ukraine Sees Hope For 'Last Chance' Peace Summit In Mid-November...

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadym Prystayko says a peace summit could take place in Paris in mid-November if Kyiv and Moscow-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine can maintain a cease-fire in a conflict that has killed some 13,000 people since April 2014, Reute...

 2019-10-14 11:47 

WSHU

Cory Booker Asked About Struggles With Black Voters: 'Let My Work Speak For Me'...

His soaring rhetoric has drawn comparisons to former President Barack Obama. He prides himself as the only Democratic presidential hopeful to live in an inner-city neighborhood. Reforming a criminal justice system plagued by racial disparities is central ...

 2019-10-14 11:46 

Federal News Network

The Latest: Turkey accuses Kurds of 'emptying' IS prison...

The Latest: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has signaled that Turkish troops and their Syrian opposition allies are ready to launch an assault on the Syrian-Kurdish held city of Manbij......

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