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Chinese Tariff On LNG Raises Texas Energy Biz Concerns

CHINA: A BIG TX LNG CUSTOMER - Texas natural gas is now on China’s list of American goods facing a 10% retaliatory tariff, a result of growing trade tensions which has the energy industry concerned. China is the third-largest importer of U.S. liquefied natural gas. Most is exported from a facility on the Texas-Louisiana border. Similar terminals costing in the billions of dollars are in the works up and down the Texas coast. The LNG industry and Houston business leaders have warned such an...

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Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Little Theatre presents "Cash On Delivery."

Airs Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 11 a. m. Bill Beckett Spoke with cast members John Daniel, Jennifer Carsillo, and Paula Sample, about Shreveport Little Theatre’s new production of Michael Cooney’s “ Cash On Delivery .” This production opens tonight, September 13, at 7:30 p.m., with additional show times this Friday and Saturday at 7:30, This Sunday at 2 p.m, and next Friday and Saturday, September 21, and 22, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, September 23, at 2 p.m. For complete details contact...

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Carnegie Hall Live: Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic

Airs Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 1 p.m. Zubin Mehta conducts the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in Mahler's Symphony No. 3. The performance also features mezzo-soprano Mihoko Fujimura, MasterVoices and the Manhattan Girls Chorus. The symphony is a monumental work — the longest in the standard repertoire. John Schaefer and mezzo-soprano dynamo Susan Graham co-host the broadcast.

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Health Matters: Sleep Wellness

Airs Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 6 p.m. Around one third of U.S. adults reportedly aren't getting enough sleep. Tune in Thursday at 6 p.m. for Health Matters. Dr. Patrick Lavo will talk about sleep wellness with Dr. Oleg Chernyshev, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Director of Sleep Medicine Program and Sleep Medicine Fellowship, and StrokeNet Principal Investigator for the Center for Brain Health at LSU Health Shreveport. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 .

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Shreveport House Concert Series: Lonesome Heroes

Airs Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 8 p.m. From the Shreveport House Concert series we present the Lonesome Heroes in concert from April of 2018

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Caravan: Toots and the Maytals

Airs Friday, September 21, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature new music from The Crackling, the Brooklyn Brothers, Sarah Jarosz and the Cranberries as well as the title cut from Hard Bargain by Emmylou Harris. We'll also have a spotlight on Alvin Lee on Blues at the Bottom, a blast from the past from King Curtis, and in our concert, we travel to the Newport Folk Festival for a concert with Reggae Legends Toots and the Maytals, and in our final hour we'll listen for The Cry...

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World Choral Spectacular

Airs Monday, September 24, 2018, at 1 p.m. Join host Brian Newhouse for highlights from the 11th World Choral Symposium in Barcelona, a week-long festival featuring performances by some of the finest choirs in the world. The two-hour program explores a wide variety of repertoire and singing styles. In addition to two of America's finest choirs—Salt Lake Choral Artists, and Westminster Choir—audiences will hear highlights of fantastic ensembles from Sweden, the Philippines, Latvia, Spain,...

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If you look at the sugar content of some yogurts in the supermarket, you might mistakenly think you're in the dessert aisle. Yogurt is marketed as a healthy food, but a study published this week in the British Medical Journal is the latest reminder that not all yogurt is created equal.

As floodwaters from former-Hurricane Florence's massive rains continue to flow through the Carolinas, the end of the storm's damage is nowhere in sight.

The founder of the 3D gun printing company embroiled in a legal battle with the U.S. government over making the DIY instructions publicly accessible online has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor in Texas.

Cody Wilson was charged with the second-degree felony on Wednesday, according to the Austin Police Department.

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Kathy Mattea has been successfully making music for a long time. Her first gold album came out in 1987. She won her first Grammy in 1990. For a while, she was putting out albums every year or two. But Mattea's latest LP, Pretty Bird, out now, is the country artist's first release in six years — and it almost didn't come out at all.

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An indicted New York congressman who had announced he was withdrawing from his race has reversed course and now says he will continue to campaign for re-election and plans to serve again if he wins this November.

In a campaign statement announcing the decision Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y. said, "The stakes are too high to allow the radical left to take control of this seat in Congress."



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History Matters: Roman Soldiers

Airs Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Gary Joiner looks back to the Soldiers of the Roman Legions, the predecessor of the modern army, and why their history matters. History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Shadow Files: The Legend of the Fouke Monster

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The Story Of Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford on Red River Radio

This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502

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