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Local Radio Station Looking to Raise $1 Million
WBAY
There are studios and DJs and of course lots of music, but what separates 91.1 The Avenue from every other station on the radio dial is the mission. An independent, non-profit, community radio station The Avenue aims to offer a mix of music but more ...

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John Crawford Jr. hints at possible lawsuit on radio talk show
WLWT Cincinnati
CINCINNATI —John Crawford Jr. appeared on a Tri-State radio station Thursday with the family's attorney and hinted at a lawsuit that would be aimed at Walmart and the Beavercreek Police Department in regards to the fatal shooting of John Crawford III.

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Wall Street Journal

Obama to Atlanta Radio Station: A Michelle Nunn Win Means We Keep the ...
National Review Online (blog)
​President Obama just directly linked himself to another red-state Democrat Senate candidate. Calling in to Atlanta's V-103 radio station on Thursday, the president said a Michelle Nunn victory in Georgia “means that Democrats keep control of the ...
Obama Takes It Upon Himself To 'Help' Michelle Nunn [VIDEO]Daily Caller
Obama Touts Nunn in GeorgiaThe Weekly Standard (blog)
Obama urges high voter turnout in Georgia to help Michelle NunnUSA TODAY

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Obama to Atlanta Radio Station: A Michelle Nunn Win 'Means Democrats Keep ...
National Review Online (blog)
​President Obama just directly linked himself to another red-state Democrat Senate candidate. Calling in to Atlanta's V-103 radio station on Thursday, the president said a Michelle Nunn victory in Georgia “means that Democrats keep control of the ...

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Vibe

Toronto Radio Station Creates Paper Dolls Of Drake For Fashion Week
Vibe
If you've ever wanted a chance to pretend to be Drake's personal fashion consultant, then here's your opportunity. In honor of Music and Fashion Week in Toronto, CBC Radio station has created a Drizzy paper doll to satisfy your inner stylist cravings.

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The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

New Orleans taking tips from other cities on water management, radio station ...
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
New Orleans city officials have been making the rounds, traveling to each metropolis with the hopes of coming home with a better understanding of how to manage the water around -- and that comes down with tremendous frequency -- on the Crescent City, ...

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The Daily Standard

Old tower to get new life at radio station
The Daily Standard
ROCKFORD - An aging radio tower in southern Mercer County will be moved north to help a grassroots radio station get on the air. The 100-foot emergency radio tower near the Southwest Mercer Fire Department in Fort Recovery will be moved in coming ...

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Parsippany Focus

Driver changes radio station; runs over sign and hits telephone phone
Parsippany Focus
Raoul Selikson, 56, Jersey City, was driving north on River Road and started to change the radio station, and went over the curb, struck a stop sign and then hit a utility pole. Parsippany DPW responded and repaired the sign and JCP&L was notified ...

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The sound of radio silence: WARM transmitter fails, station off air
Scranton Times-Tribune
Northeast Pennsylvania's former longtime dominant AM radio station has been knocked off the air for the past month due to technical difficulties: Its old transmitter failed. WARM-AM — which debuted in 1940, pioneered rock 'n' roll on NEPA airwaves in ...

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Florida Times-Union

Tim Tebow questions Gators' resolve on Jacksonville radio station
Florida Times-Union
Tebow, a Jacksonville native, member of two University of Florida national championship teams and the 2007 Heisman Trophy winner, took to the airwaves Tuesday on Jacksonville's 1010XL radio to criticize first the offense, then question the resolve of a ...
Tim Tebow: Gators lack identityESPN

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Davis Hill teacher honored by radio station
The Landmark
Patricia Roy photo Kerry Riedle has been teaching a scant two years, but she's already earned the honor of being named Teacher of the Month for September by Worcester radio station WSRS. Riedle was nominated for the award by her son Cody, 16, one ...

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The Missoulian

Tuned out: Billings candidate demands equal time from Miles City radio station
The Missoulian
A Republican lawmaker from Billings Heights is demanding equal time on a Miles City radio station where his opponent does the weather. Five months after launching a similar complaint that cost opponent John Pulasky his Billings weatherman job, Rep.
Weatherman's opponent seeks equal radio timeHelena Independent Record

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Your Daily Scoop

Radio Station Repremanded After Lily Allen's Swearing Fiasco
Your Daily Scoop
Bosses at a U.K. radio station have been reprimanded by a broadcasting watchdog after British pop star Lily Allen swore repeatedly during a live performance. Bosses at Britain's Ofcom regulator launched an investigation after they received a slew of ...
Radio station rapped over Lily Allen's swearingNew Magazine
BBC Radio 1's Lily Allen set broke swearing rulesBBC News
Ofcom criticises Radio 1 over sweary Lily Allen festival setComplete Music Update
Gloucestershire Echo
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Tuned out: Billings candidate demands equal time from Miles City radio station
Billings Gazette
A Republican lawmaker from Billings Heights is demanding equal time on a Miles City radio station where his opponent does the weather. Five months after launching a similar complaint that cost opponent John Pulasky his Billings weatherman job, Rep.
Weatherman's opponent seeks equal radio timeSFGate

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TIME

Kansas City Radio Station Playing Lorde's 'Royals' Every Hour Today, Because ...
MTV.com
Forget about the whole baseball World Series game 1 thing that's taking place in Kansas City on Tuesday night (October 21). The real battle is taking place on the airwaves of radio stations in Kansas City and San Francisco. After a pair of Bay Area ...
San Francisco Radio Station Bans Lorde's 'Royals' for World SeriesTIME
Kansas City radio station will play 'Royals' by Lorde more frequently now that ...Yahoo Sports (blog)
San Francisco Stations Ban Lorde's 'Royals'ESPN
USA TODAY -Lightly Buzzed -Consequence of Sound
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Press Herald

Luther Masingill, who worked at radio station for 70 years, dies at 92
Press Herald
Masingill, known to generations of Chattanooga listeners as simply “Luther,” began work at WDEF radio at age 18. A man who was about to start a new station heard him speak and asked him to audition. That man was Joe Engel and his new project was ...
Luther Masingill on how he wanted to be rememberedChattanooga Times Free Press
The Voice Of Chattanooga Dies At Age 92Radio Ink
Chattanooga Broadcast Legend Luther Masingill Has Passed AwayWTVC
The Chattanoogan -WDAM-TV -Broadcasting & Cable
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Radio station rapped over Lily Allen's swearing
Hollywood.com
Bosses at a U.K. radio station have been reprimanded by a broadcasting watchdog after British pop star Lily Allen swore repeatedly during a live performance. Bosses at Britain's Ofcom regulator launched an investigation after they received a slew of ...

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San Francisco Radio Station Bans Lorde's 'Royals' during World Series
Total Pro Sports
Now, one would think that the fact that the song was played to death a year ago would be enough of a de facto ban that this wouldn't be an issue, but 99.7 The Point, a San Francisco radio station, has decided to beat the dead horse by ensuring that it ...

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USA TODAY

San Francisco radio stations refuse to play Lorde's 'Royals' during World Series
USA TODAY
Two San Francisco radio stations have taken the drastic measure of refusing to play Lorde's ubiquitous hit “Royals” during the World Series, because we all know that local radio stations not playing New Zealand pop artists has the ability to swing ...

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Peruvian radio host's wife killed in attack on station
CPJ Press Freedom Online
On the pretext of purchasing ads, a man entered Radio Rumba, in the town of Pichanaki in central Junín department, at about 5:30 am on Friday. He was followed into the station by a second man who was armed with a pistol, according to news reports.

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San Francisco Radio Station Won't Play Lorde's 'Royals' During World Series
RantSports
With the World Series about to begin, the San Francisco Giants are doing everything possible to give their team an advantage. Unluckily for pop singer Lorde, her hit song 'Royals' does not sit well with Giants fans, and for that reason, two San ...

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Lorde's “Royals” Banned By San Francisco Radio Station
The Gossip Girls
They take their baseball pretty seriously out in San Francisco and one local radio station has announced a temporary ban on a popular song while the World Series is going on. Lorde's hit single “Royals” will not be played on KFOG for the time being ...

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E! Online

San Francisco Radio Station Bans Lorde's Hit ''Royals'' During the World Series
E! Online
It looks like Lorde's air time on San Francisco radio is going to come to a screeching halt during the 2014 World Series... Local radio station KFOG announced that they would be putting a ban on the New Zealand native's mega hit "Royals" after ...

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TheBlaze.com (blog)

A college professor is pushing to shut down a Virginia radio station for using ...
TheBlaze.com (blog)
A radio station is in the middle of a fight at the Federal Communications Commission over its right to broadcast, as a college professor has petitioned the FCC to shut it down because it uses the word “Redskins.” WWXX in Buckland, Virginia, is owned by ...
Free-Speech Foes Call an AudibleWall Street Journal

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ESPN

San Francisco Stations Ban Lorde's 'Royals'
ESPN
Two San Francisco radio stations say they won't play the song during the duration of the World Series. A Kansas City, Missouri, station responded with plans to play the Grammy-winning track every hour from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, the first day of ...

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