New York, March 6, 2014--Crimean authorities should immediately restore broadcasting in the region by the independent Ukraine television stations Channel 5 and Channel 1+1, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....
If only Gordon Lightfoot, the Ontario-born singer-songwriter who has arguably benefited more than any single human being from Canada's law mandating TV and radio stations air home-grown artistic products, also did porn. CBC News is reporting...Show More Summary
The hotel was the first in D.C. to have air conditioning installed (in 1938), and was home to the city's first TV station (WTTG) and something called a Kitcheteria. [ more › ]
Making a romantic exit together, Jennifer Lopez and boyfriend, Casper Smart left a local radio station in Burbank, CA on Wednesday (March 5). Gorgeous in white, the "I'm Into You" singer wore a cute sweater over a plain top and pairShow More Summary
A Washington, D.C.-based news anchor for Russia’s state-owned TV station Russia Today resigned her post on air Wednesday, saying she was unwilling to continue working for a media outlet that “whitewashes” the Kremlin’s actions in Ukraine. Show More Summary
Sinclair owned Boise, ID, CBS affiliate KBOI recently ran a couple of promos that seemed to promote a political agenda rather than the station. While one told viewers “KBOI believes that the best government is small government” the other...Show More Summary
The Russia Today anchor who condemned the Russian occupation of Ukraine’s Crimean region on air Monday said today that she has “declined” the station’s decision to send her to Crimea. “I am not going to Crimea despite the statement RT has made,” Abby Martin, an...
A Coast Guard Dolphin helicopter that was on Washington Island after the crew made an emergency landing on Sunday was recovered Monday and is being transported back to Air Station Traverse City, Mich.
Your oscar speech can help save lives in Venezuela. Speak Up! #OscarsForVenezuela #Oscars2014 #SOSVenezuela pic.twitter.com/38EAZ32mtu — ¿Sabías que? (@sabiastuque_) March 1, 2014 Given the rumors that the Academy Awards Ceremony would include artists’ messages regarding the protests in Venezuela, the event was not aired [es] by Venevisión, the biggest television...
Russia’s state-run television station station is denying it aired a censored version of the Academy Awards ceremony that omitted Jared Leto’s mention of Ukraine in his acceptance speech. “The channel aired a 90-minute international version...Show More Summary
The ad, which "draws a parallel between a 'shady' street dealer attempting to push 'unsafe' sushi to unsuspecting buyers, and medical marijuana patients being forced to obtain their medication in a similar fashion," airs in New Jersey on several national networks. Show More Summary
The 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards air on Saturday (March 1) at 10 p.m. on IFC, but the awards were given out earlier in the day in Santa Monica, Calif. The big winners included Jared Leto for "Dallas Buyers Club," "Fruitvale Station" and more.
The United States Air Force is upgrading B61 nuclear bombs stationed across Europe. Those upgrades may violate the nation's own nuclear regulations. The B61 is a Cold War relic built in 1961 but new upgrades would give the bombs an internal guidance system that would make it easier for them to find their mark. Show More Summary
A billboard on a Stockholm subway platform comes alive whenever a train pulls into the station. (Credit: Video screenshot by Michael Franco/CNET) If you've ever waited on a subway platform, you're familiar with that woosh of air that comes through the tunnel prior to a train's arrival. Show More Summary
Afghan OS doesn't run programs from outside empires. Except for the Mongols. (via reddit) Redditor jakbutt, who is stationed in Afhanistan, saw this right outside the main PX (basically the base general store) at Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan, one of the largest coalition bases in the country. Show More Summary
Tampa CBS affiliate WTSP went off the air for Comcast and Dish Network customers for two hours Wednesday night after a power failure at the station’s transmitter, The Tampa Tribune reports. General manager Elliott Wiser posted details to the station’s Facebook page: The outage mainly affected two TV stations and several radio stations. Show More Summary
Late last month, as thousands of international journalists prepared to descend on Sochi to cover the Winter Olympics, the Kremlin resorted to using a controversy to silence a critical television station. A direct move to shut down the station would have been too blunt--particularly at a time when all...
A soldier saying goodbye to a loved one in the rain at Victoria station, London, as he leaves for the front. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images) The new Iron Cross insignia of the German Air Service displayed on a bi-plane's wing tips at St. Show More Summary
A U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward deployed in Cold Bay, medevaced a mariner from the 680-foot fish processing
And we still want to promote nuclear power? The U.S. Department of Energy said Monday the results are from samples collected last week at numerous air monitoring stations at and around the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad. Last week, DOE officials confirmed the first-ever leak at the facility. It stores plutonium-contaminated waste from Los […]