Inventor’s firm says creator of the wind-up radio has died

LONDON /March 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Trevor Baylis, creator of the clockwork or wind-up radio, has died. He was 80. David Bunting, CEO of Trevor Baylis Brands, says Baylis died Monday after a lengthy illness. Baylis developed his best-known invention after seeing a television program on AIDS in Africa and learning that people weren’t getting lifesaving … Continue reading Inventor’s firm says creator of the wind-up radio has died

St. Louis Public Radio assumed operations of KMST July 1st

ST. LOUIS, MO/July 3, 2017 (STL.News) Expanding on the success of St. Louis Public Radio, 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio, WQUB 90.3, the University of Missouri–St. Louis has assumed the operational and programming duties of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s public radio station KMST 88.5 FM in Rolla, Missouri, effective July 1, 2017. … Continue reading St. Louis Public Radio assumed operations of KMST July 1st

St. Louis Public Radio to assume operations of KMST

St. Louis Public Radio to assume operations of KMST St. Louis, MO June15, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Expanding on the success of St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | WQUB 90.3, the University of Missouri–St. Louis will assume the operational and programming duties of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s public radio … Continue reading St. Louis Public Radio to assume operations of KMST

Obama to Prince Harry: Leaders must use care on social media,

LONDON  /December 27,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Former President Barack Obama told Prince Harry in an interview broadcast Wednesday that people in leadership roles must be careful in their use of social media and warned against spending too much time immersed in the internet at the expense of the world outside. Obama did not, however, directly mention … Continue reading Obama to Prince Harry: Leaders must use care on social media,

Obama to Prince Harry: ‘Serenity’ on leaving White House

LONDON /December 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Former President Barack Obama told Prince Harry in an interview broadcast Wednesday that he felt serene the day he left the White House despite the sense that much important work remained unfinished. Obama said it was “hugely liberating” to be able to set his own agenda in the morning … Continue reading Obama to Prince Harry: ‘Serenity’ on leaving White House

Communist Party will regulate China’s media, film industry

BEIJING /March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Chinese state media will be getting more propaganda now that the Communist Party has announced it will be in direct control of broadcasters and the regulators of everything from movies and TV to books and radio programs. The move is part of a push by President Xi Jinping — … Continue reading Communist Party will regulate China’s media, film industry

Chinese state media now with more Communist Party propaganda

BEIJING/March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Chinese state media will be getting more propaganda now that the Communist Party has announced it will be in direct control of broadcasters and the regulators of everything from movies and TV to books and radio programs. The move is part of a push by President Xi Jinping — emboldened by … Continue reading Chinese state media now with more Communist Party propaganda

The Latest: Russians charged in 2006 case scoff at UK claims

LONDON /March 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Former Russian security officers who were charged in Britain with the 2006 slaying of an ex-Russian agent have scoffed at the claims of Russian involvement in the poisoning of … Continue reading The Latest: Russians charged in 2006 case scoff at UK claims