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Ridwell sues Oregon county for banning recycling service

Jan. 24, 2022 17:32 PM EST

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — A county in the Portland area is facing a federal lawsuit from a recycling company that wants to operate in unincorporated rural areas. Ridwell filed the lawsuit against Washington County Friday, saying the county is going against state law by prohibiting...

Mutinous soldiers appear on Burkina Faso's state television, say they now control the country

Jan. 24, 2022 12:39 PM EST
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Mutinous soldiers appear on Burkina Faso's state television, say they now control the country.

Police: Gunmen kill Pakistani reporter working for local TV

Jan. 24, 2022 10:50 AM EST

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen on a motorcycle shot and killed a Pakistani journalist in the eastern city of Lahore on Monday before fleeing the scene, a police official and industry officials said. It was not immediately clear who was behind the killing of Husnain Shah, who worked...

CBS retools streaming service to better resemble TV network

Jan. 24, 2022 09:06 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News says it is retooling its streaming service to better incorporate programs and personalities from the television network. The CBS service is debuting a new evening newscast and prime-time lineup on Monday, from a newly-constructed Manhattan-based studio,...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for Erdogan insult

Jan. 23, 2022 05:57 AM EST

ISTANBUL (AP) — A well-known Turkish journalist has been jailed pending a trial for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Sedef Kabas was taken into custody after she cited a proverb on television and social media referring to an ox. Under the insult law, tens...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Jan. 22, 2022 18:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Sens. Chris Coons, D-Del., and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Secretary of State Antony Blinken; Sen....

Analysis: Hundreds supported independent redistricting

Jan. 22, 2022 08:02 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — “It provides accountability to the redistricting process.” “We need representation that understands the diversity of this area.” “As a voter in a rural area I’m entirely uncomfortable with my vote being used to dilute the power of...

Kilmeade, Jones get Fox News Saturday shows in shuffle

Jan. 20, 2022 16:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel has shuffled its Saturday night lineup to add hourlong programs hosted by network veteran Brian Kilmeade and newcomer Lawrence Jones. Kilmeade has been part of the three-person team that hosts the “Fox & Friends” weekday morning show, where...

NFL's wild-card round TV ratings increase 21% over last year

Jan. 19, 2022 21:12 PM EST

TV ratings for the NFL's wild-card round increased 21% over last year despite most of the games not being in doubt going into the fourth quarter. The six games averaged 30.5 million viewers, making it the second-highest average for the postseason's opening weekend over the past six...

Football games send viewers to TV on cold weekend

Jan. 19, 2022 20:31 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL wild card games and the NCAA football championship gathered millions of people in front of their television sets on a cold winter weekend. An average of 30.5 million people watched the NFL's wild card games on television and digitally over the weekend, which...