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February 20, 2017
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Trump worries Europe, immigrants leave US for Canada, K-pop school in New York. What's normal and what's not about Trump's first month in office? Also, can the media remember world news beyond the US president? Plus, a visit to a New York school where you can learn how to be a Korean pop star.
Sanctuary campuses, Trump fails to denounce anti-Semitism, Kim Jong-nam's mysterious murder Immigrants in some US cities stayed home Thursday to show how critical they are for their industries and their communities. An Iraqi who runs a cafe in Washington, DC, supports the action, but says what's really needed is meaningful immigration reform. Also, President Donald Trump gets asked twice in two days what he's doing to stem a rising tide of anti-Semitic incidents. Plus, a retired professor in Cuba whose family lost land when Castro's revolution triumphed. Now she's doing well in the new Cuban economy.
Leaks rock White House, Trump abandons two-state policy, DJ Panko's musical weapon How satirists around the globe are responding to recent events in Washington. Plus, support for President Trump's travel ban from Hindu Indian Americans. And a reporter's personal story of defying Iran's ban on women attending sporting events.
World Headlines
Mike Pence seeks to allay European fears on trip to Brussels Vice-president says the US remains committed to the EU, despite recent criticism by Donald Trump.
South Sudan declares famine in Unity State Civil war and economic collapse are blamed for the situation, the first to be announced in six years.
Angelina Jolie on Cambodia, politics and a 'difficult year' The actress spoke to the BBC ahead of the release of her new film, First They Killed My Father.
Amazon could be seeking competitive edge in low-income areas through SNAP pilot
In Africa, locally produced comic books are starting to catch on
Many artists self-publish runs of 200 to 500 copies of their work.
The No. 1 challenge of retirement
How to spend down the money you've saved. It's harder than you might think.
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