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Even after a century, the Armenian genocide is a cornerstone of Armenian identity

In 1915, the Ottoman Empire killed more than a million Armenians in massacres and forced deportations, driving them off their lands in what is now Turkey. Many ended up in Syria, Lebanon and beyond. Armenians around the world will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the killings on April 24 with vigils, church services and family gatherings.

 

A unique approach to educating older adults will be the topic on the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Fred Colvin, MTSU professor emeritus of history, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, April 20, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, April 26, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).

 

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Closing soon: A go-to emporium that was 'part Asian bodega and totally New York City'

Selling bamboo steamers, embroidered slippers and paper lanterns imported from China hardly seems like a radical idea. But things were different in 1971.

We  want to let you know that our Chief Engineer just finished up the repair work on our analog transmitter this morning and our signal is back to full power. We have also been able to return our hd tranmitter to hd broadcasting as well  so hd 1 and 2 are back up and running as normal. 

Thank you for your patience!

This picture will break your heart

There's something truly incredible and devastating about this photo of a 4-year-old Syrian refugee with her hands in the air, "surrendering" to the man taking the photo.

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