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Canadian sports broadcasters still hampered post-pandemic

Nov. 12, 2022 09:21 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Radio broadcast crews around the NHL and NBA are essentially back to normal after a couple years of pandemic-related challenges — with exceptions on the travel front and almost all in Canadian markets. Radio broadcast crews for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary...

BBC marks 100 years of broadcasting history

Oct. 18, 2022 15:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The British Broadcasting Corp. marked 100 years of broadcasting on Tuesday, a century after a group of wireless manufacturers founded the company and began filling the airwaves with its first daily radio service. The BBC was founded on Oct. 18, 1922, in London and...

An anchor again: Ted Koppel hosts show on US divisions

Oct. 13, 2022 12:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — At age 82, Ted Koppel is equipped to take the long view when discussing what divides Americans. The former “Nightline” anchor, now an occasional contributor to “CBS Sunday Morning,” takes over from Jane Pauley for the first time this weekend to host a...

Totenberg tests tenet of journalism with source friendships

Oct. 10, 2022 11:37 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In the last months of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life, one of the few people who knew how seriously ill the Supreme Court justice had become was her friend, National Public Radio reporter Nina Totenberg. She kept that news largely to herself. The legendary...

US candidate to lead UN telecoms agency after US-Russia race

Sep. 29, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Doreen Bogdan-Martin of the United States was elected Thursday to head the U.N.’s telecommunications agency, winning a U.S.-Russia face-off for the leadership of a global agency that sets guideposts for radio, internet, satellite and television communications. ...

Prominent attorney Page Pate drowns off Georgia coast

Sep. 13, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A prominent Georgia defense attorney who often provided expert legal analysis for news organizations covering high-profile cases drowned over the weekend while swimming in waters near his coastal home, a coroner said Tuesday. Page Pate, 55, worked for more...