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October 21, 2016
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PRI's The World: 10/21/2016 Residents of the Iraqi city of Mosul continue to flee for safety. We hear from some of them. And as ISIS loses ground in Iraq and in Syria, we hear how its appeal to potential recruits is taking a major hit. Plus, we meet one of the few Pakistani women in professional sports. She's captain of the national women's cricket team.
PRI's The World: 10/20/2016 The final presidential debate is over. We'll hear reaction to Republican candidate Donald Trump refusing to say whether he will accept the outcome of the election. Plus, there's been some lively reaction on social media to Trump's "bad hombres" comment during last night's debate. Also, Boise, Idaho, is taking in a lot of Syrian refugees ? 122 so far this year. We'll check in on how it's going.
PRI's The World: 10/19/2016 Russia tests long-range missiles and moves nuclear-capable missiles closer to the West. We learn why. Also, on day three of the Mosul offensive, we learn what a post-ISIS future might look like. Plus, we make some multicultural stops on the US campaign trail ? with Hindus for Donald Trump and Danes for Hillary Clinton.
World Headlines
US election: Trump takes aim at First Lady Michelle Obama Republican candidate Donald Trump has launched a rare attack on First Lady Michelle Obama, saying "all she wants to do is campaign" for his rival.
European Parliament head tries to save EU-Canada trade talks The European Parliament president calls for emergency meetings to try to save a free trade deal with Canada, after a Belgian region blocked it.
Russia accuses UK over 'shrinking' London embassy The Russian ambassador to the UK accuses the government of delaying the granting of visas to staff at the country's embassy in London.
Big tobacco could get bigger
British American Tobacco's $47 billion bid to take over Reynolds American signals the U.S. cigarette market is still very profitable.
My Economy: Making an old dream a reality
A single mom goes to medical school to complete her dream of becoming a doctor.
Here's why some of you couldn't get on Twitter today
Twitter, Spotify, and PayPal weren't actually the target of a DDoS attack today.
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