Last updated 2:20AM ET
May 1, 2017
High stakes with North Korea, between Saturn's rings, and South Africa's baseball star Today we talk about international concern over the risk of escalation with North Korea. Also, the Cassini spaceship is now flying in between Saturn and its rings. Plus, the two comedians behind Armenia's version of The Daily Show.
Misunderstanding the US-Mexico relationship, meth's new frontier, a Chinese tycoon gets red-flagged Under President Donald Trump, what is America's role in Mexico's drug war? And what would be at stake if NAFTA were eliminated? Also, a Chinese billionaire and a member of Trump's Mar-a-Lago club is wanted by Interpol for his knowledge about corruption back in China. Plus, a herd of reindeer trekking through the tundra is the new "must see" show on Norway's "Slow TV" channel.
Foreign aid takes a hit, Coke and Pepsi team up to fix Mexico's water problems, and a rhino takes to Tinder On the show today, two former directors of USAID, one a Democrat and one a Republican, weigh in on Donald Trump's plans to slash foreign aid. Plus, we'll tell you about a water project in Monterrey, Mexico that's bringing two big corporate rivals together. And we introduce you to the hottest endangered white rhino on the dating app, Tinder. His name is Sudan, and he loves to eat grass and chill out in the mud.
France election: Macron says EU must reform or face 'Frexit' The French presidential front-runner speaks to the BBC at the start of the last week of campaigning.
Japan sends biggest warship to protect US supply vessel It is the first such deployment since Japan expanded the role of its military.
US budget: Funding deal reached to avert shutdown The bipartisan agreement will keep the government running until 30 September, US media say.