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KCEN-TV 9

KCEN-TV 9

Waco, TX

(254) 859-5481


KWBU-TV

KWBU-TV

2100 River St
Waco, TX 76706   Directions

(254) 710-3472


Costco is for the birds... chickens, actually
12/12/2018 6:00am

The White House nominates a libertarian economist as the countrys top housing regulator. Costco gets into the chicken-raising business. And what a mistake in the text of the new tax law has to do with a drive-thru window at White Castle. Todays show is sponsored by the University of Florida Warrington School of Business , Selligent , Indeed and the Alliance for Lifetime Income .

Theresa May fights for her job amid Brexit turmoil
12/12/2018 4:00am

From the BBC World Service U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May faces a confidence vote in Parliament these evening, which could result in a leadership contest if she loses. Shes vowed to fight with all shes got, but what does it mean for Brexit with three months to go, and what happens from here Then, as uncertainty around Britains E.U. exit grows, we hear from one business owner who is increasingly worried about what a no-deal scenario will mean for his business, half of which comes from the European Union. Plus, a look at how and why non-E.U. member Switzerland is prepping for all Brexit scenarios.

Sails made global shipping possible. Can they make it greener?
12/12/2018 3:30am

The United Nations International Maritime Organization is committed to cutting shipping emissions in half by 2050. That matters because shipping moves 90 percent of global trade. Right now, if shipping were a country, its emissions would rank sixth in the world. Part of the solution will be tech. Marketplaces Jed Kim talked with James Corbett, a professor in the School of Marine Science and Policy at the University of Delaware, about high-tech sails. And, no, these arent the flapping sheets youre thinking of. Corbett talks about one solution being developed in Japan a rigid surface covered with solar panels. The following is an edited transcript of their conversation. James Corbett: Having the ability to create a hybrid power system that is using the opportunity to expose these rigid surfaces to light and extract the solar power from them and store that into batteries that will be located down near the engine spaces and use those big solar panels as movable sails to adjust to the

Sails made global shipping possible. Can they make it greener?
12/12/2018 3:30am

The United Nations International Maritime Organization is committed to cutting shipping emissions in half by 2050. That matters because shipping moves 90 percent of global trade. Right now, if shipping were a country, its emissions would rank sixth in the world. Part of the solution will be tech. Marketplaces Jed Kim talks with James Corbett , a professor in the School of Marine Science and Policy at the University of Delaware, about high-tech sails. And, no, these arent the flapping sheets youre thinking of. Corbett mentioned one solution being developed in Japan a rigid surface covered with solar panels. Todays show is sponsored by Colgate University and Logi Analytics .

The Source Code: China's livestreaming industry is huge, lucrative and kind of dystopian
12/11/2018 6:38pm

In the United States, would-be internet stars turn to YouTube, Twitch or Instagram. In China, its a livestreaming platform called YY, where creators sing or tell jokes to an audience that pays them directly in the form of digital gifts. Top streamers can make $100,000 a month or more, and lots of people now want in on the action. A new documentary about Chinas livestreaming economy, Peoples Republic of Desire, is in some U.S. theaters now. Its about loneliness, fame and greed. Molly Wood talks with the films director, Hao Wu. Click the audio player above to hear the entire interview as part of The Source Code .

KWKT-TV

KWKT-TV

8803 Woodway Dr
Waco, TX 76712   Directions

(800) 456-3844


KWTX-TV

KWTX-TV

6700 American Plaza
Waco, TX 76712   Directions

(254) 776-1330


KXXV-TV

KXXV-TV

1909 S New Rd
Waco, TX 76711   Directions

(254) 754-2525


Waco Tribune-Herald

Waco Tribune-Herald

900 Franklin Ave
Waco, TX 76702   Directions

(254) 757-5757


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