Station News & Events

2:17pm

Tue July 8, 2014
Station News & Events

A News App that Scalps Restaurant Reservations on Q for 7-8

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Would you ever pay for a restaurant reservation? Food editor GABRIELLA GERSHENSON talks about the emergence of controversial new apps that sell - and sometimes scalp - restaurant reservations.

-- Jian talks to ALI VELSHI, the Canadian at the helm of Al Jazeera America's top-rated program "Real Money with Ali Velshi", about his decision to leave CNN for the import.

2:15pm

Tue July 8, 2014
Station News & Events

The World Cup is Back on The World for 7-8

Summer is in full swing, but still lots to cover today from our Boston newsroom. Here's a taste of what we've got for you.

With violence flaring once again in the Middle East, we take you to Gaza to try to get a sense of how everyday life is being affected. Also, we spend some time looking at Iraq's ineffectual parliament, and whether that's helping or hurting the situation there. Plus, amid the renewed violence in Iraq we look at the role water -- or lack thereof -- plays in the conflict.

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12:49pm

Mon July 7, 2014
Station News & Events

Jazz Legend Sheila Jordan on Q for 7-7

-- Journalist JESSE KATZ explains how Cuban baseball players in the major leagues often have to get mixed up with smugglers and other criminals to make it to America.

-- American jazz and bebop legend SHEILA JORDAN has had a roller-coaster life, from her poor upbringing to social stigmatization, to performing with some of the most respected names in the jazz world. At 85, she has more than 20 records to her name, the title of Jazz Master from the National Endowment for the Arts, and continues to perform and teach jazz vocals to young singers.

12:47pm

Mon July 7, 2014
Station News & Events

State Department's Dangerous Nations List on The World for 7-7

Before you travel abroad, do you ever check out the State Department's website listing the countries currently considered dangerous? Ever wonder how those determinations are made? Yeah, we're curious too. More on that in a minute.

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1:53pm

Thu July 3, 2014
Station News & Events

MTSU Alumna Shares Tales of Dog Rescues on ‘MTSU On the Record’

Miranda Caffey-Voegeler

An MTSU graduate who spends a lot of her spare time chasing dogs will be the guest on the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Miranda Caffey-Vogeler will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, July 7, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, July 13, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).

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