Podcasts: Bill Newman

Bill Newman

The Bill Newman Show. Weekdays at 9AM (and again at 6PM). Join Bill & Monte Belmonte as they talk with newsmakers, authors, artists,
poets, and ‘fish wrap’ about the day’s headlines.


The Bill Newman Show 9.10.14

Rep. John Scibak; Daniel James Brown, author of The Boys in the Boat; UMass professor Max Page.

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The Bill Newman 9.9.14

Climate Change March with Rev. Andrea Ayvazian, Susan Theberge, & Karen Ribeiro. Then, Amherst Live! with Oliver Broudy & Karen…


The Bill Newman Show 9.5.14

Maura Healey, candidate for Attorney General; Steve Abdow and Alan Cabot, local and state-wide leaders of Repeal The Casino Deal.


The Bill Newman Show 9.4.14

Stand-up comic Jimmy Tingle; gallery founder Deb Focault with curator Jean Radakovitch; the return of The Revernd and the Rabbi


The Bill Newman 9.3.14

Attorney Buz Eisenberg –updates from Guantanamo; Steve Campbell on Northampton Jazz Fest; Prof. Max Page on law and football at…


The Bill Newman Show 9.2.14

Professor-astronomer Salman Hammed on other life in the universe; Attorney Harry Miles on the forensics of Ferguson.


The Bill Newman Show

Josh Silver guest hosts and talks with poet and professor Martin Espada about the life and death of his former…

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The Bill Newman Show 8.28.14

Guest host Josh Silver talks with Rabbi Justin David about Israel/Gaza.  Plus wind energy with Matt Lackner from UMass and…


The Bill Newman Show 8.27.14

Josh Silver guest host and talks with Pandora Redwin about pop-up adventure playgrounds. As well as Max Page on UMass…

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Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber to argue for new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.

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China, U.S. high-level cyber crime talks to begin Tuesday


Top U.S. and Chinese officials will convene this week in Washington for the first round of cyber security talks following the signing of a bilateral anti-hacking accord in September.

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Nearly half of U.S. homes use cellphones only, shun landlines


A dozen years ago, a mere 3 percent of U.S. households used only cellphones.

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Obama urges Turkey to reduce tensions with Russia, stresses support


U.S. President Barack Obama urged his Turkish counterpart on Tuesday to reduce tensions with Russia while stressing U.S. support for its NATO ally's security.

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With climate at ‘breaking point’, leaders urge breakthrough in Paris


World leaders launched an ambitious attempt on Monday to hold back rising temperatures, with the United States and China leading calls for the climate summit in Paris to mark a decisive turn in the fight against global warming.