- Keillor and 'Prairie Home' players plan one more show Updated: May-24-16 4:21 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Garrison Keillor is bringing back familiar elements of "A Prairie Home Companion" at least one more time.
- Mexican journalist Lopez-Doriga to step down from newscast Updated: May-23-16 11:52 pm
MEXICO CITY - One of Mexico's best-known journalists says he will step down from his nightly newscast on the Televisa network in August.
- Winners announced in 2015 PAPBA contest Updated: May-20-16 9:03 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Four radio and television stations were honored with the Joe Snyder Award for Outstanding News Service on Friday at the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association's annual awards banquet.
- Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media Updated: May-20-16 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON - A group the White House recently identified as a key surrogate in selling the Iran nuclear deal gave National Public Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets.
- Marco Pannella, maverick in Italian postwar politics, dies Updated: May-19-16 11:39 am
ROME - Marco Pannella, a maverick radical politician who was crucial to Italian postwar campaigns to legalize abortion, divorce and other social change, died Thursday. He was 86.
- Vermont House Speaker to run for lieutenant governor Updated: May-18-16 3:03 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont House Speaker Shap Smith, who dropped out of the race for governor last year because his wife was being treated for breast cancer, is now making a bid for lieutenant governor.
- KUNM-FM public health, poverty project gets more funding Updated: May-18-16 5:54 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A public health and poverty coverage project for KUNM-FM, an NPR member station in Albuquerque, has received another round of funding.
- Boston to launch low-power, community FM radio station Updated: May-15-16 2:54 pm
BOSTON - In an age of smartphones and streaming music services, a community radio station may seem as quaint and retro as vinyl LPs and transistor radios.
- State could face $28M suit over Anchorage legislative office Updated: May-12-16 5:51 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The state has been threatened with a lawsuit by a bank handling a $28.6 million loan to finance renovations of a legislative office building in Anchorage. Lawyers for the bank say the state must honor its lease agreement for the building, despite a judge's ruling that found the lease invalid.
- Effort by Michigan police to keep old bakeries going expands Updated: May-09-16 8:05 am
BAY CITY, Michigan - An effort by police officers in Michigan to keep old bakeries going is expanding to two more cities this spring.
- Minnesota radio station arranges Prince song simulcast in US Updated: May-03-16 4:52 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minnesota radio station is arranging a nationwide simulcast of a Prince song to honor the late music superstar.
- Dodgers radio announcers Monday and Steiner sign new deals Updated: Apr-28-16 2:51 pm
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Dodgers broadcasters Rick Monday and Charley Steiner have signed multi-year deals to continue their 12-year partnership on the team's flagship radio station.
- In Internet age, pirate radio arises as surprising challenge Updated: Apr-27-16 1:40 pm
IRVINGTON, New Jersey - In the age of podcasts and streaming services, you might think pirate radio is low on the list of concerns of federal lawmakers and broadcasters. You'd be wrong.