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Latest Stories Richard Deitsch: NFL Draft invading English radioupdated: Thu Apr 26 2012 12:44:00

If you want to make Simon Clancy's day, call him the Mel Kiper of Manchester. "He has always been a hero of mine," said Clancy, a producer for BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra. "I grew up on the guy."

Tiesto talks eletronic dance revolutionupdated: Mon Apr 02 2012 05:39:00

Electronic dance music icon Tiesto talks to CNN about the growing popularity of the genre.

Electronic Dance Music: How bedroom beat boys remixed the industryupdated: Mon Apr 02 2012 05:39:00

Electronic dance music was once an underground genre, but its high-energy rhythms and thundering basslines have now exploded into the mainstream.

Apple labor story poisoned by liesupdated: Thu Mar 22 2012 15:49:00

Howard Kurtz's panel discusses how Mike Daisey's fabrications got past fact-checkers at "This American Life."

Analysis: Apple, China, Foxconn and the fabulistupdated: Mon Mar 19 2012 13:32:00

A story that helped catapult the issue of poor work conditions for Chinese workers at Foxconn -- a primary maker of iPads and other devices for Apple Inc. -- back into the spotlight in January has unraveled.

Playwright targets Appleupdated: Sat Mar 17 2012 09:28:00

Playwright Mike Daisey talks about his one-act performance looking at working conditions in Apple factories in China.

'This American Life' retracts Foxconn reportupdated: Sat Mar 17 2012 09:28:00

Acclaimed Public Radio International program "This American Life" has retracted an entire episode about working conditions inside Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturer that builds much of Apple's most popular hardware, after learning the reporter "partially fabricated" information about his visit to the factories.

NPR's new chief moves from Muppet diplomacy to radioupdated: Sun Oct 02 2011 19:15:00

National Public Radio announced Sunday that former Sesame Workshop CEO Gary Knell will head NPR, replacing Vivian Schiller, who resigned from the post in March.

It's 'good night, Baghdad' for U.S. Army radioupdated: Fri Sep 23 2011 17:05:00

At the stroke of midnight Friday, the good music and bad jokes of Freedom Radio Iraq will fall silent.

Joplin reeling following twisterupdated: Tue May 24 2011 16:34:00

The search for survivors continues in tornado-battered Joplin, Missouri. CNN's Jim Spellman reports.

Radio stations chug along 24/7 in tornado-devastated Joplinupdated: Tue May 24 2011 16:34:00

A panicked Frank Reynolds dialed the number for KZRG on Tuesday morning. The Joplin, Missouri, radio station was the glue that was holding the tornado-devastated community together.

Kenyan youth find their superheroupdated: Thu Apr 21 2011 06:02:00

An unlikely superhero is coming to the rescue of a generation of young Kenyans.

House votes to stop NPR fundingupdated: Thu Mar 17 2011 16:32:00

The House of Representatives passed legislation Thursday that would bar federal funding for National Public Radio -- a longtime target of conservatives irritated by what they consider the outlet's liberal bias.

Meet the man behind the NPR stingupdated: Thu Mar 17 2011 16:32:00

CNN's Howard Kurtz talks to conservative activist James O'Keefe, the man behind the ACORN and NPR undercover videos.

The meltdown at NPR: What happens now?updated: Mon Mar 14 2011 05:46:00

Howard Kurtz talks to NPR Ombudsman Alicia Shepard and former PBS correspondent Terence Smith about the NPR sting video.

Don't give in to 'gotcha' stuntsupdated: Mon Mar 14 2011 05:46:00

On Tuesday, National Public Radio CEO Vivian Schiller lost her job, thanks to the antics of conservative trickster James O'Keefe. O'Keefe, you may remember, is the guy who tried (unsuccessfully) to lure a CNN reporter onto a boat under false pretenses, so he could record a seduction scene.

Diane Rehm speaks out on NPR controversyupdated: Sun Mar 13 2011 14:03:00

CNN's John King talks to NPR correspondent Diane Rehm about comments made by former NPR executive Ron Schiller.

Activist releases another recording with an NPR fundraising executiveupdated: Sun Mar 13 2011 14:03:00

An activist released another undercover recording Thursday of a conversation with a senior National Public Radio fundraising executive.

Schiller's fall puts NPR funds at riskupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 11:38:00

News accounts of the sacking of National Public Radio Chief Executive Vivian Schiller are careful to point out that she is not a blood relation to Ron Schiller, who, until Tuesday, had been NPR's senior vice president for development -- before he was caught on tape disparaging Tea Party members and the Republican Party in general.

Andrew Breitbart on NPR scandalupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 01:31:00

Andrew Breitbart discusses the latest NPR scandal, and whether the tactics used were over the line.

NPR CEO Vivian Schiller resignsupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 01:31:00

The chief executive officer of NPR resigned Wednesday after a series of controversies at the public broadcaster formerly known as National Public Radio.

CNNMoney: Sirius-ly? Seriously!updated: Thu Dec 09 2010 12:23:00

The self-proclaimed "King of All Media" is staying in his castle.

NPR chief apologizes to staff over handling of Williams firingupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 10:49:00

National Public Radio's chief executive apologized to the network's employees Sunday for the way she handled the firing of news analyst Juan Williams.

NPR right to fire Juan Williamsupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 06:01:00

Imagine for a moment that there was a prominent American conservative journalist who ignorantly disparaged an entire minority group on national television, got fired for it by the nation's largest public radio media organization and then still managed to pull down a $2 million payday with the television network where he made the remarks.

Juan Williams fires backupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 06:01:00

CNN's American Morning discusses the boundaries for journalists after Juan Williams speaks out about being fired.

Two Muslims say NPR's decision is wrongupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 05:36:00

A Middle Eastern comic and an Indian Muslim writer give their take on the NPR's decision to fire analyst Juan Williams.

Should Juan Williams' remarks have cost him his job?updated: Sat Oct 23 2010 11:20:00

It's a cottage industry lately. One week we led with CNN President Jon Klein being relieved of his duties. Another week it was Rick Sanchez getting the boot for his remarks about Jews.

Was Juan Williams firing justified?updated: Sat Oct 23 2010 11:20:00

Our political panel discusses NPR's decision to fire Juan Williams over recent comments.

Juan Williams: Victim of changing media standards?updated: Fri Oct 22 2010 12:22:00

The uproar surrounding National Public Radio's decision to terminate Juan Williams' contract is partly a reflection of changing standards in journalism and an evolving understanding of the line between news analysis and commentary, according to one former media insider.

Al-Shabaab commandeers Somali radio stationupdated: Sat Aug 28 2010 17:35:00

An al Qaeda-linked militant movement has taken control of a radio station in Somalia's capital, the government announced Saturday.

The lightning-rod life of Dr. Lauraupdated: Fri Aug 20 2010 05:22:00

Before she uttered the N-word, before her remarks on cheated-on wives, before the controversies over homosexuality and religion and morality, Laura Schlessinger was considered a breath of fresh air.

CNNMoney: Pandora rises out of the streaming music rubbleupdated: Thu Feb 18 2010 10:41:00

In an online world saturated by struggling streaming music services, Internet radio site Pandora appears to be making all the right moves.

Flying radio station broadcasts help to Haitiupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 16:37:00

Sixty miles west of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, an Air Force C-130 makes slow and lazy ovals over the Golfe de la Gonzave, a 264-foot weighted wire dangling from its belly like a plumb line.

CNNMoney: Air America going darkupdated: Fri Jan 22 2010 07:51:00

Liberal talk radio network Air America is planning to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the company said Thursday.

'Wait Wait': Wisecracks, ad libs and newsupdated: Mon Dec 28 2009 12:09:00

It wasn't so long ago -- the mid-'90s, to be precise -- that NPR was not a place to be making jokes about the news.

2007 memo criticizes Hasanupdated: Thu Nov 19 2009 08:58:00

NPR's Daniel Zwerdling obtained a memo that criticizes Maj. Nidal Hasan's performance at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

Review: 'Pirate Radio' has great music, middling storyupdated: Fri Nov 13 2009 08:01:00

"Pirate Radio," set during the swinging '60s of pop music when giants like the Kinks and the Who roamed the earth, was called "The Boat That Rocked" in its original UK release.

When the pirates took over radioupdated: Thu Nov 12 2009 08:44:00

In early 1964, the British Invasion dominated American airwaves. Taylor Swift: I'm on Team Jakeupdated: Thu Oct 29 2009 08:46:00

The country singer reveals that she and Taylor Lautner are "really close"

Oral histories project turns attention to Latinosupdated: Fri Sep 25 2009 13:10:00

You can learn a lot from people by listening to their stories.

Latino In America Trailerupdated: Fri Sep 25 2009 13:10:00

Latino In America Trailer

Activists topple towers, claim dangers of AM radio wavesupdated: Fri Sep 04 2009 16:02:00

A group cited by U.S. officials as a domestic terrorism threat claimed responsibility Friday for knocking down two radio station towers in Snohomish County, Washington.

CNNMoney: Satellite radio profit? You cannot be Sirius!updated: Thu Aug 06 2009 17:35:00

No. John McEnroe didn't write the headline for this column. And yes, Sirius XM Satellite Radio posted a profit in the second quarter. Sort of. NASCAR loses its straightest shooter, biggest voiceupdated: Thu Apr 30 2009 09:13:00

I produce Dan Patrick's radio show, and early in Tuesday's show we were discussing whether it was OK for FOX to show Carl Edwards' dangerous crash at Talladega in promotional videos. Before I got too deep into it, I e-mailed the topic to David Poole, who was in the middle of his fine show, "The Morning Drive," on Sirius NASCAR Radio. This wasn't the first time I turned to David in the middle of a NASCAR debate.

Fortune: Mel Karmazin fights to rescue Siriusupdated: Mon Mar 16 2009 15:13:00

"I really don't mind everybody second-guessing," Sirius XM CEO Mel Karmazin tells me, though his tone screams otherwise.

Don Imus battles prostate cancerupdated: Mon Mar 16 2009 13:56:00

Radio host Don Imus has prostate cancer. Radio Host Don Imus Battling Prostate Cancerupdated: Mon Mar 16 2009 12:50:00

"I'll be fine. If I'm not fine, then I won't be fine. And it's not a big deal," says the host

Limbaugh to star in DNC roadside adupdated: Thu Mar 12 2009 05:26:00

National Democrats plan to unveil a new theme Thursday in their ongoing campaign to portray conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh as the true leader of the Republican Party.

Limbaugh: A deliberate distraction or de facto leader?updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 15:14:00

As Democrats cast conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh as the de facto leader of the GOP, Republicans are decrying what they see as an orchestrated scheme designed to divert attention from the Democrats' spending proposals.

Steele talks to Limbaugh: 'We are all good'updated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:24:00

Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele said Tuesday he has spoken with Rush Limbaugh about his comments regarding the conservative radio talk show host.

GOP civil warupdated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:24:00

Guest host Roland Martin talks with his panel about their reaction to the Rush Limbaugh controversy.

GOP chairman Steele backs off Limbaugh criticismupdated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:17:00

In comments that were broadcast over the weekend, Republican Party Chairman Michael Steele called Rush Limbaugh's rhetoric "incendiary" and "ugly" and insisted that he is in charge of the GOP.

Fortune: A radio giant rides to Yahoo's rescueupdated: Wed Dec 03 2008 09:51:00

Yahoo Music fans are used to turning on its radio service to hear rock bands like Fall Out Boy and My Chemical Romance. Those who bother to do so, anyway - as of October the company's LAUNCHcast radio site had lost 43% of its monthly listeners compared to the same month last year, according to comScore. Congress Passes Bill to Help Save Internet Radioupdated: Wed Oct 01 2008 13:00:00

Congress has cleared the way for a potential agreement intended to save the emerging Internet radio market from a crippling hike in copyright royalty rates Rachel Maddow: MSNBC's New Voiceupdated: Mon Sep 08 2008 02:00:00

A charter member of the Air America team, she's a non-bullying lefty who's finally getting her chance in prime time Israeli Peace Activist Nathan Diesupdated: Wed Aug 27 2008 19:00:00

Abie Nathan, the peace activist who made a dramatic solo flight to Egypt in a rattletrap single-engine plane and later founded the groundbreaking "Voice of Peace" radio station, died Wednesday. He was 81 XM Satellite, Sirius Complete Mergerupdated: Tue Jul 29 2008 09:00:00

XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio say they have completed their merger XM, Sirius Radio to Pay $19.7Mupdated: Thu Jul 24 2008 18:00:00

The nation's two satellite radio companies have agreed to pay $19.7 million to settle rules violations, a move that is expected to lead to quick approval of their merger

Fortune: Howard Stern may have a Sirius dilemmaupdated: Tue Jul 01 2008 09:06:00

Howard Stern hit the jackpot when he moved satellite radio more than three years ago. He's pocketing $80 million a year and has received Sirius Satellite Radio stock worth roughly $200 million for meeting subscriber growth targets spelled out in his five-year contract.

Fortune: XM and Sirius circle a black holeupdated: Thu Jun 19 2008 11:55:00

Goldman Sachs offered an even gloomier forecast for XM and Sirius Thursday. Citing a dramatic slowdown in subscriber growth, high debt costs, refinancing pressure and a shrinking trend in revenue per customer, Goldman analyst Mark Wienkes cut his XM price target to $6.50 from $11.50 and reduced Sirius to $1.75 from $2.25. The $1.75 price on Sirius assumes the proposed merger with XM is approved - on a standalone basis, Wienkes values Sirius at $1. FCC Chief Recommends OK of Satellite Radio Dealupdated: Mon Jun 16 2008 14:00:00

The proposed merger of the nation's two satellite radio broadcasters -- bogged down in the regulatory process for over a year -- has cleared a major hurdle: The Federal Communications Commission chief is recommending approval of the $3.8 billion deal

CNNMoney: Sirius-XM: It's about timeupdated: Mon Jun 16 2008 10:48:00

Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio are one step closer to finally completing their merger. For investors and consumers, it can't happen soon enough.

Sirius Satellite Radio in picturesupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 01:34:00

Operating from its corporate headquarters in New York City's Rockefeller Center, Sirius Satellite Radio broadcasts over 130 digital-quality channels, including 69 channels of commercial-free music, plus exclusive channels of sports, news, talk, entertainment, traffic, weather and data to more than 7.1 million subscribers. How Black Radio Found Its Voiceupdated: Sat Apr 05 2008 18:00:00

Barack Obama's candidacy has helped make African-American radio personalities sought-after presences

Radio gives you wireless Internet streams away from computerupdated: Wed Apr 02 2008 14:34:00

Internet radios are kind of like the Jerry Lewis of consumer electronics--apparently they're really big in Europe, but you don't hear much about them in the states.

Fortune: Karmazin's task: Selling satellite radio to investorsupdated: Wed Mar 26 2008 05:33:00

Mel Karmazin has proven throughout his career that he's a world class salesman. But with the merger of the nation's two satellite radio broadcasters Sirius and XM nearing its once-improbable completion Karmazin has a real sales challenge: Convincing investors that there's a profitable future ahead for a medium that has conspicuously failed to turn a profit at any time since it was founded a decade ago.

FSB: XM/Sirius merger: Bad for business?updated: Tue Mar 25 2008 16:04:00

On Monday, the Justice Department approved the $4.6 billon merger of Sirius Radio and XM Satellite Radio Holdings, the nation's only satellite radio providers.

Satellite radio mega-merger to go aheadupdated: Mon Mar 24 2008 22:34:00

Justice Department antitrust lawyers Monday approved the proposed merger of rivals XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio, a $5 billion deal that will create a giant in a growing industry that now has more than 14 million subscribers.

CNNMoney: XM-Sirius merger approved by DOJupdated: Mon Mar 24 2008 17:39:00

The U.S. Justice Department approved the merger between satellite radio companies Sirius and XM Monday, more than a year after the two companies first announced their deal.

Fortune: Justice Department approves XM-Sirius dealupdated: Mon Mar 24 2008 17:02:00

The merger of satellite radio services XM and Sirius, an improbable deal that stalled in Washington for a year, is now facing impending approval. Justice Dept Approves XM-Sirius Dealupdated: Mon Mar 24 2008 17:00:00

The Justice Department approved Sirius Satellite Radio's $5 billion buyout of rival XM Satellite Radio on Monday, saying the deal was unlikely to hurt competition or consumers

Radio gives hope to North and South Koreansupdated: Wed Feb 27 2008 16:32:00

It broadcasts only three hours a day. Its on-air reporters use fake names. And its operators don't know for sure whether their target audience is listening.

Fortune: Static in the satellite radio marketupdated: Wed Feb 27 2008 13:41:00

The stalled merger between satellite radio duo XM and Sirius has suddenly lurched into the unknown as Wall Street continues to wait for a verdict from regulators.

CNNMoney: Sirius-XM: One year later and still waitingupdated: Mon Feb 18 2008 10:23:00

Happy Presidents' Day! Since the U.S. markets are closed, businesses don't usually make big announcements on this holiday.

Glenn Beck: My untimely demiseupdated: Thu Feb 07 2008 12:21:00

The rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Sangean's HD radio has good looks, soundupdated: Mon Feb 04 2008 10:50:00

HD Radio is the new digital broadcasting standard that has been available in the U.S. for the past several years. While the HD stations are just static-free duplicates of the FM (and some AM) ones you already listen to, the format also offers HD2 (multicast) stations in many markets--digital-only substations that you can't receive on analog radios.

Review: Wireless sync, podcast integration give Zune an edgeupdated: Tue Nov 27 2007 10:34:00

Having survived its freshman hazing, the Zune is back for its sophomore revenge, and the iPod has every reason to be frightened. The Zune 4 (4GB, $149) and Zune 8 (8GB, $199) offer a leaner, lighter version of Microsoft's full-size Zune 80 MP3 player (80GB, $249).

Researcher sets saltwater on fireupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 14:08:00

Last winter, inventor John Kanzius was already attempting one seemingly impossible feat -- building a machine to cure cancer with radio waves -- when his device inadvertently succeeded in another: He made saltwater catch fire. Sirius Acquires XM for $5 Billionupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 09:00:00

Shareholders approved a deal Tuesday to allow Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. to acquire its rival XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. for about $5 billion

ShowandTellupdated: Fri Nov 02 2007 16:59:00

Cruising the Internet Highway in your car.

Best budget ridesupdated: Fri Oct 26 2007 09:24:00

Have you heard the news? Small cars are cool again.

Proposed satellite radio merger: Boon for consumers or monopoly?updated: Tue Sep 04 2007 00:24:00

On his long commute to the office, George Doty snakes through Houston, Texas, accompanied only by the two satellite radios on the dashboard of his Chevrolet pickup truck and the hum of whatever he has playing.

Imus controversy: Other offendersupdated: Tue Aug 14 2007 23:49:00

Imus controversy: Other offenders

CNNMoney: Imus, CBS call a truceupdated: Tue Aug 14 2007 02:04:00

U.S. broadcaster CBS has settled its termination dispute with fired radio shock jock Don Imus, the company said Tuesday, a possible step toward Imus going to work for a rival broadcaster.

Two journalists killed in Somaliaupdated: Sun Aug 12 2007 06:24:00

The general director of a local independent radio station in Mogadishu was killed in a roadside bomb explosion Saturday while coming home from the funeral of a murdered colleague shot earlier that day, a journalist with Shabelle Radio told CNN on Sunday.

Review: Audiovox XpressR a fully loaded XM radio receiverupdated: Thu Aug 02 2007 00:56:00

The XpressR is Audiovox's top-of-the-line XM Satellite Radio receiver, providing a plethora of customizable settings not offered in entry-level units such as the Xpress and Xpress EZ.

CNNMoney: XM Radio's CEO to step downupdated: Tue Jul 24 2007 05:06:00

XM Satellite Radio said on Tuesday that Hugh Panero, its chief executive and a company founder, will step down in August.

CNNMoney: XM, Sirius: Merger would increase choicesupdated: Mon Jul 23 2007 04:12:00

Satellite radio providers Sirius and XM said Monday they can offer consumers a variety of subscription packages that cost up to 46 percent less than current plans if their merger is approved.

CNNMoney: Cumulus Media agrees to $1.3B buyoutupdated: Mon Jul 23 2007 00:06:00

Radio broadcaster Cumulus Media Inc. said Monday it agreed to a $1.3 billion buyout by an investor group led by Chief Executive Lewis Dickey and an affiliate of Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity.

CNNMoney: Internet radio gets a reprieveupdated: Tue Jul 17 2007 02:25:00

Black Sunday has come and gone, and Internet radio has managed to live and play for another day.

CNNMoney: Sirius and XM stuck in limboupdated: Mon Jul 09 2007 01:02:00

It has been nearly five months since Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio announced plans to merge. But the likelihood of the deal passing regulatory muster is still highly uncertain, leaving investors in an uncomfortable state of limbo. The Last Stand of Internet Radio?updated: Fri Jul 06 2007 08:55:00

New royalty rates may doom many small stations and the struggling musicians who depend on them.

Review: JVC KD HDR1 in-car stereo a real bargain updated: Sat Jun 30 2007 03:31:00

JVC's KD HDR1 is one of the few in-car stereos on the market that comes with a built-in HD (hybrid digital) radio tuner. HD radio works by sending out a traditional analog signal as well as digital signal, which can be used to transmit text data such as song and artist details. GOP Rallies Behind Talk Radio updated: Fri Jun 29 2007 09:15:00

Fearing a legislative push from Democrats to "fix" conservative-dominated radio shows, Republicans are starting to fight back

Business 2.0: Web radio sites go silent in protestupdated: Mon Jun 25 2007 22:09:00

If, like me, you're a fan of Internet radio sites such as Pandora or Live365, you'll have to find something else to listen to Tuesday. Dozens of online broadcasters have stopped playing music, in protest of a new levy the government and the music labels are about to impose.

Business 2.0: Web radio sites to go silent in protestupdated: Fri Jun 22 2007 05:45:00

If, like me, you're a fan of Internet radio sites such as Pandora or Live365, you'll have to find something else to listen to next Tuesday. That's the day dozens of online broadcasters go silent, in protest of a new levy the government and the music labels are about to impose.

Review: Audiovox XM Xpress perfect for newbiesupdated: Tue May 08 2007 15:23:00

Digital-audio players are well on their way to becoming the de facto device for every listening scenario: in the car, at home, on the go and all the in-betweens.

FSB: A 'radio gypsy' keeps local stations rockingupdated: Mon May 07 2007 11:02:00

Radio isn't exactly rocking nowadays. It's a 100-year-old technology, and many operators cling to tired ways of doing business. Financial results have been about as flat as an old 45: Total revenues for U.S. radio stations, at around $20 billion, have increased less than 1 percent over the past six years.

Fortune: Imus won't go quietlyupdated: Tue May 01 2007 16:38:00

Don Imus, the tousled and acerbic radio host whose racial remarks engendered a media storm that triggered a swift upending of his career, is not going away quietly even if the imbroglio has all but disappeared from the national conversation in the wake of the Virginia Tech massacre.

CNNMoney: Congress to rescue the Internet radio starupdated: Mon Apr 30 2007 11:25:00

Internet radio broadcasts, jeopardized by a royalty payment ruling earlier this year, would get a reprieve under bipartisan legislation introduced in Congress.

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