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metro.co.uk - Robert Oliver - Channel 4 blasted for 'unhinged' broadcast ahead of Euros 2024 final
Channel 4 blasted for 'unhinged' broadcast ahead of Euros 2024 final
Metro.co.uk

Viewers have hit out at Channel 4 after the broadcaster decided to show the 1966 World Cup final ahead of the Euro 2024 final on Sunday. England will face Spain in the final in Berlin at 8pm UK time in Berlin, with Gareth Southgate 's team just one…

awfulannouncing.com - Arthur Weinstein - Minor league broadcaster Alex Cohen making MLB debut with Cubs
Minor league broadcaster Alex Cohen making MLB debut with Cubs
Awful Announcing

Alex Cohen will be living a dream this weekend. The Iowa Cubs broadcaster will make his MLB debut, working the Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals game Sunday on Marquee Sports Network. He's filling in for Jon Sciambi, and will also work another…

express.co.uk - Yasmin Syed - Clare Balding whacked in head with tennis ball during live Wimbledon BBC broadcast
Clare Balding whacked in head with tennis ball during live Wimbledon BBC broadcast
Express.co.uk

Clare Balding was courtside previewing the men's semi-final before she was whacked by a ball Clare Balding found herself in an unfortunate spot ahead of Carlos Alcaraz 's Wimbledon semi-final clash against Daniil Medvedev as she was whacked on the…

the-sun.com - Jamie Gordon - ESPN makes major broadcast change to NBA Today with primetime special show
ESPN makes major broadcast change to NBA Today with primetime special show
The US Sun

ESPN will air a primetime special episode of NBA Today to reveal the NBA Cup draw. The Los Angeles Lakers won the inaugural NBA in-season tournament last year. It is back again this year with a new name and Emirates as a sponsor. The 30 NBA teams…

inquirer.com - Gina Mizell - Charles Barkley praises Sixers for 'great summer,' and laments likely end of TNT's NBA broadcast rights
Charles Barkley praises Sixers for 'great summer,' and laments likely end of TNT's NBA broadcast rights
The Philadelphia Inquirer

STATELINE, Nev. — Charles Barkley is among those impressed with the 76ers' offseason. And it goes beyond Paul George. Before playing his first round at the American Century Championship golf event at Edgewood Tahoe Resort, Barkley told The…

mirror.co.uk - Samantha Masters - James Martin details 'love affair of joy and sorrow' in rare personal insight
James Martin details 'love affair of joy and sorrow' in rare personal insight
The Mirror

ITV's Saturday Morning star James Martin has given fans a glimpse into his life beyond the TV kitchen in a candid new chat, as he gears up for his fifth live tour. The telly chef is set to hit the road with a series of bigger and better shows…

telegraph.co.uk - David Knowles - The Olena Zelenska interview - Ukraine: The Latest, Podcast
The Olena Zelenska interview - Ukraine: The Latest, Podcast
The Telegraph

Today, we report from a historic and potentially presidency-ending NATO summit, bring you the latest news from Ukraine and we hear our Defence Editor Danielle Sheridan's exclusive interview with Ukraine's first lady, Olena Zelenska Listen to…

usnews.com - The Latest: Biden Returns to the Campaign Trial Following High-Stakes News Conference
The Latest: Biden Returns to the Campaign Trial Following High-Stakes News Conference
U.S. News & World Report

WASHINGTON (AP) — Yesterday, President Joe Biden opened his highly anticipated news conference with a forceful defense of his foreign and domestic policies and batted away questions about his ability to serve another four years, even as he…

usnews.com - Webb Space Telescope's Latest Cosmic Shot Shows Pair of Intertwined Galaxies Glowing in Infrared
Webb Space Telescope's Latest Cosmic Shot Shows Pair of Intertwined Galaxies Glowing in Infrared
U.S. News & World Report

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Webb Space Telescope has captured a pair of intertwined galaxies glowing in the infrared. The observatory operated by NASA and the European Space Agency photographed the two galaxies 326 million light-years…

usnews.com - Actor Matthew McConaughey Tells Governors He Is Still Mulling Future Run for Political Office
Actor Matthew McConaughey Tells Governors He Is Still Mulling Future Run for Political Office
U.S. News & World Report

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey continued to tease he might run for political office to a room full of governors Friday, joshing about drinking his brand of tequila with at least one of them the night before and taking advice…

usnews.com - Vermont Floods Raise Concerns About Future of State's Hundreds of Ageing Dams
Vermont Floods Raise Concerns About Future of State's Hundreds of Ageing Dams
U.S. News & World Report

BOSTON (AP) — The latest flooding in Vermont has added fresh urgency to concerns about the hundreds of dams in the state, a third of which are more than a century old. This week's deluge from the remnants of Hurricane Beryl wasn't as bad for…

bleacherreport.com - Erik Beaston - MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2024: Predictions and Top Stars on Final Rosters
MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2024: Predictions and Top Stars on Final Rosters
Bleacher Report

MLB's All-Star festivities offer so much more than the namesake game and the equally as popular Home Run Derby. The action kicks off Saturday with the Futures Game, featuring the top prospects in the sport, and continues later that night with the…

usnews.com - MLB All-Stars Back in Arlington, Where 11 Future Hall of Famers Started Outside in Texas Heat in '95
MLB All-Stars Back in Arlington, Where 11 Future Hall of Famers Started Outside in Texas Heat in '95
U.S. News & World Report

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball was still stinging from a strike that had wiped out the World Series the previous season when the 1995 All-Star Game was played in the stifling Texas heat at the Rangers' new ballpark. Buck…

usatoday.com - Josh Peter - Joey Chestnut's ban takes bite out of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest TV ratings
Joey Chestnut's ban takes bite out of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest TV ratings
USA TODAY

With Joey Chestnut was barred from competing in the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest this year, ESPN's broadcast of the event generated its lowest ratings in more than a decade. The broadcast drew 831,000 viewers compared to about one million…

telegraph.co.uk - William Sitwell - Stay strong, Ofcom - don't let the BBC pull the rug out from commercial rivals
Stay strong, Ofcom - don't let the BBC pull the rug out from commercial rivals
The Telegraph

Imagine having such magnificent power. You're somewhere deep inside that gleaming, modern and super high-tech BBC HQ of Broadcasting House, on London's Portland Place. Around you are the lush, expansive and comfortable studios of your radio output…

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