Fox, Time Warner Cable Reach Agreement Over Carriage Fees

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Officials with Fox Networks and Time Warner Cable announced Friday evening an agreement over carriage fees.

Cablevision Drops Food, HGTV Networks

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Cablevision, a New York-area cable provider, announced Friday that is will no longer carry The Food Channel and HGTV, due to a dispute over distribution rights with the Scripps Networks Interactive.

Iran opposition says teargas fired at rally

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Unconfirmed reports from Iran claim riot police have fired teargas at anti-government protesters in central Tehran. The claims cannot be independently verified, but Iran’s leaders said today they would tolerate no more unrest.

Iceland agrees to repay lost billions

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Politicians in Iceland have defied protesters and backed a scheme to repay billions of euros lost by foreign savers when the island’s banking system collapsed

UN pulls some staff out of Pakistan

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Safety concerns are forcing the UN to withdraw some of its staff from Pakistan.

2010 starts with spectacular firework show down under

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2010 started with a bang for thousands of people in Sydney.

Happy New Year from Greece! Share our traditions and a recipe.

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Each area of Greece has a unique recipe for New Year’s Cake or New Year’s Bread.

2009 among deadliest years for media: watchdog

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AFP – The year 2009 was one of the worst for the targeted killing of media workers, with 113 lives lost, a leading watchdog said Thursday and called on governments to do more to protect reporters

Asnycnow Radio On Facebook,Twitter and BlogTalkRadio

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Asnycnow Radio Is Now On Facebook And Twitter,and Officially Has a New Blog to Call Home.

On This Blog, Asnycnow Presenters And Contributors Can Speak Abotu Anything and Everything.

At Least Six Americans Killed in Attack at Base in Afghanistan

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At least six Americans were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest made his way into an American base in Khost Province in southeastern Afghanistan, according to NATO military officials. The suicide bomber died in the blast. Six more Americans were wounded, some of them seriously, suggesting that the death toll could climb, the officials said.