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Aftershocks hit Nepal; death toll from quake rises past 3,600

An earthquake early Saturday afternoon in Nepal has left more than 3,600 people dead, according to reports from Nepalese authorities. Thousands more are injured and hundreds missing after the 7.8 magnitude temblor struck an area about 50 miles north west of the nation's capital, Kathmandu. 




Deep sea robot salvages sunken British treasure from a record depth

Treasure hunting has come a long way since Long John Silver had a map marked with an X.  

Our main transmitter in Gladeville took a lightning hit yesterday that meant we were operating on our hd transmitter at reduced power.  It also meant that we had to drop the hd-2 programming until our Chief Engineer got us back up on the air in the early afternoon.  If you look closely at the picture you can see the damage it caused.  We should be back to normal today!

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