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August 1, 2017 7:52 AM Etihad helping Australia with plane 'terror plot'

Etihad Airways said Tuesday it was helping Australian police with their investigation into an alleged plot to bring down a plane, as authorities sifted through evidence from counter-terrorism raids. Four men were arrested in Sydney on Saturday evening, with security tightened across all major Australian domestic and international airports as investigators 23

July 29, 2017 3:35 PM Music streaming service Pandora to stop broadcasting in Australia and New Zealand – locking more than five million users out of their account

Millions of loyal Australian listeners of music streaming service Pandora will have to look elsewhere for their tunes starting Monday. Pandora is pulling out of the Australia and New Zealand markets, leaving their user base of over 5 million locked out of their accounts. Users will be given pro-rata refunds as the struggling company moves to refocus 16

July 24, 2017 2:59 PM NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. headed to NBC broadcast booth in 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock car racing next year. The agreement with NBCUniversal will allow Earnhardt to pursue "a wide range of opportunities in the company's media businesses, including movies, television, podcasts, and other areas." Earnhardt announced in April he would retire after this season 19

July 22, 2017 7:35 AM Spicer's leaving White House, not necessarily TV screens

NEW YORK (AP) - He won't be behind a podium at the White House, but it's unlikely Sean Spicer will disappear from television. Spicer quit as White House press secretary Friday, ushered out with the wish that "I hope he goes on to make a tremendous amount of money" from Anthony Scaramucci, President Donald Trump's new communications director. That's often 16

July 19, 2017 10:41 PM BBC's Stephen Nolan and the £1million deal

He earns £37,500 a month... and is open to more offers Radio star Stephen Nolan has been offered a £1million deal by a rival commercial broadcaster. The two-year contract would allow him to work five days a week - cutting his current workload by almost half. Friends say he has not accepted the deal but they add that neither has he closed the door to future 151

July 16, 2017 3:04 AM Australia Urges China to Release Dissident Liu Xiaobo’s Widow

SYDNEY — Australia on Sunday called for China to lift curbs on the widow of Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo, who died of liver cancer in custody last week. Liu Xiaobo, 61, was jailed for 11 years in 2009 for "inciting subversion of state power" after he helped write a petition known as "Charter 08" calling for sweeping political reforms 64

July 14, 2017 1:16 PM Anti-Juncker protests erupt in Greece after he’s awarded honorary degree

ANGRY protests broke out on the streets of Greece after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker received a honorary law degree from a local university. Despite the EU boss declaring his love for the debt-stricken nation during his acceptance speech, furious protestors clashed with police outside the Hellenic broadcasting television ERT3 in Thessaloniki 43

July 13, 2017 11:13 AM Liverpool drop out of Forbes' top 50 most valuable sports teams

Reds valuation down by 4% as NFL sides dominate 2017 list Liverpool FC have dropped out of Forbes Magazine’s annual list of the world’s top 50 most valuable sports teams. The Reds were ranked 41st in 2016 with a valuation of $1.55billion but that has slipped by 4% to $1.49billion (£1.17billion) and they have been leapfrogged by a number of American franchises 31

July 10, 2017 5:03 PM Haim’s new album threatens to steal Ed Sheeran’s number one crown

All-female American pop rockers Haim could be the ones to knock Ed Sheeran off the number one spot this week, as their second record soars up the charts. Barely three days after its release, Something To Tell You has already climbed to the top of the UK albums ranking, forcing Sheeran’s hit, Divide, into second place. A victory this week would mark another 24

July 8, 2017 12:15 AM Muslim FM radio station broadcast 25 hours of Al Qaeda speeches calling for a holy war 'by mistake'

A Muslim radio station broadcast lectures by an Al Qaeda terror leader calling for holy war. Iman FM transmitted 25 hours of sermons from Anwar Al-Awlaki, a hate preacher killed by a US drone strike in 2011. A complaint was made to Ofcom, which has suspended the Sheffield-based station's licence. The watchdog said the material 'amounted to a direct call to action 25