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NPR Host Michel Martin's Own 'Letter From A Birmingham Jail'

Michel Martin, host of the NPR program Tell Me More , has won an Emmy, among other accolades, for her work in journalism.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Bangkok Post

RS awaits compensation

The Comptroller-General's Department has set up a committee to consider compensation to RS Plc for providing free live broadcasts of all 2014 Fifa World Cup matches.

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Bangkok Post

NBTC seeks rule to bar monopolies

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission plans to issue a new regulation on mergers and acquisitions for broadcasting to prevent media cross-ownership.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Tornado damages city north of Boston

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down just north of Boston.

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News24

.com | Teens helped each other escape sinking ferry

National Forensic Service chief Seo Joongseok briefs to the media at the National Forensic Service in Seoul, South Korea.

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Journalgazette.net

Fort Wayne weather radio off air

The NOAA weather radio broadcast from Fort Wayne has been off the air since Sunday evening, the National Weather Service says.

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American Legion Magazine

Boys Nation Class of 2014 graduates

The graduation assembly for the Boys Nation Class of 2014 featured two guest speakers: Richard Anderson, chairman of The American Legion's National Americanism Commission, and Joe Gladden, national commander of the Sons of The American Legion .

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U.U. World

Seminary 3.0

Starr King names Rosemary Bray McNatt its next president The Rev. Rosemary Bray McNatt to follow the Rev.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

New Vision

The origin of the anthem, flag and emblem

RECENTLY the Government came up with unpopular proposal that the National Anthem of Uganda should be changed because it was somehow dull.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Entertainment, Television, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Sydney Morning Herald

Mum dies during stem cell therapy

Supporters of a Brisbane mother-of-two who died while undergoing a controversial stem cell treatment in Russia say it did not cause her death, nor have others been discouraged from seeking it.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs

Dozens of incubator farms are springing up around the country to nurture the next generation of agricultural entrepreneurs.

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The Nation

Vouchers expected to give digital TV a big boost

Nielsen and the Digital TV Club believe that helping households acquire terrestrial digital TV devices by giving them vouchers will promote sustainable growth of terrestrial digital TV and boost the audience ratings of digital operators.

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Pam's House Blend

Podcast: The Double Standard That Police Display Against Protests in Support of Palestinians

Thousands of people have been demonstrating in support of Palestinians and against Israel's assault on Gaza in major cities across the United States.

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Shetland Today

Irish pair win national Fireballs

The Shetland National Fireball Championship has been won by an Irish crew who snatched victory in three out of the four races which formed this year's pared-down championship.

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Newkerala.com

'Akhilesh playing politics of vendetta against BJP'

He is possibly the only one from the Bharatiya Janata Party in Uttar Pradesh to have the ears of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Sun-Star

Bunye: Nurturing the reading habit

PRESIDENT Manuel L. Quezon once proclaimed that "the reading of good books or the printed page is one of the most effective methods of bringing enlightenment within the reach of the largest possible number of people, and of promoting the cause of popular culture with its tremendous social benefits."

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

OpEdNews

The NSA's New Partner in Spying: Saudi Arabia's Brutal State Police

The National Security Agency last year significantly expanded its cooperative relationship with the Saudi Ministry of Interior, one of the world's most repressive and abusive government agencies.

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The China Post

Nation must cope with globalization: premier

Premier Jiang Yi-huah said at the opening of the National Conference on Economic and Trade Affairs in Taipei on Saturday that globalization is an unavoidable trend and Taiwan needs an appropriate strategy to deal with it.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Sound Off: July 26

Immigration >> So Gov. Susana Martinez has criticized George W. Bush, Helen Wei and Mitt Romney for their ideas to fix immigration.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WGY-AM Albany

It's Hall of Fame Weekend in Cooperstown

Businesses in the upstate New York home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame are gearing up for the biggest weekend of the summer tourist season.

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