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10.16.2014 | 104 days ago | Posted at 11:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Finally, there’s a place to hear popular music online. This week the Journal Broadcast Group announced it has thrown its hat into the Internet radio game with a new streaming station, NowTrending.com’s #1 Hits Radio. The station “focuses on the most popular hits, using downloads, shares and radio play data to compile the biggest songs in the world, all in one place,” according to a Journal...
08.22.2014 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Earlier this month, Milwaukee was surprised by the news that Journal Communications plans to merge with Cincinnati-based E.W. Scripps, then essentially split off into two separate entities, with newspaper operations remaining here in Milwaukee and broadcast operations moving to Cincinnati. The deal was spun as a win-win that would strengthen the Journal Sentinel in the long run, but is it? This we...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
 I sometimes surprise people by telling them right-wing radio talk show host Charlie Sykes is a friend of mine, because he is. We’ve known each other for
Wednesday, July 1, 2009

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Unlike its predecessor, the Obama administration has at least demonstrated a willingness to re-examine the U.S. economic blockade of Cuba. To help make the case for change, Pastors for Peace, an interreligious association of activists, is applying pressure to end this federal policy toward...