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October 13, 2015
October 13, 2015
PRI's The World: 10/12/2015 We gauge the mood in the wake of the bombings in Ankara over the weekend, which claimed the lives of nearly 100 people, from eastern Turkey to the Kurdish region of Turkey near the Syrian border. Later, we ask if being multilingual helps stave off the effects of dementia. Plus, we'll hear about the annual beach sculpture competition in Bermuda.
PRI's The World: 10/09/2015 Today we bring you the story behind this year's Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet. We also hear about a photographer's effort to document the things that ended up in the trash at an immigrant processing facility in Arizona. Plus, a VW dealer in Colorado weighs in on the company's recent woes.
PRI's The World: 10/08/2015 Coral reefs are in big trouble worldwide. We'll examine the role climate change plays and what the solutions are. Plus, we hear about an athlete called "Faker." He lives in Seoul and has been dubbed the Lebron James of computer gaming. Also, you've never heard an Irish band quite like Hare Squead. They're a group based in Dublin, with roots in Congo and Egypt.
Missile confirmed to have downed MH17 Dutch investigators say a Russian-made missile brought down a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine in 2014, in a report condemned as biased by Russia.
Three killed in Jerusalem attacks Three Israelis are killed in attacks in Jerusalem and central Israel, police say, while a Palestinian is reportedly killed in clashes in the West Bank.
Jennifer Lawrence pens sexism essay Jennifer Lawrence expresses her anger at getting paid less than her male co-stars and her experience of sexism in Hollywood.
Twitter, Its Share Price Dropping, Plans To Cut Up To 8 Percent Of Workforce How do you say, "Wall Street is getting frustrated," in 140 characters?
Revisiting Rabin's Assassination, And The Peace That Might Have Been Twenty years ago, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was killed by a Jewish religious zealot. Dan Ephron, author of Killing a King, discusses the assassination and its effect on the peace process.
Bipartisan Effort Revises Health Rule For Small Businesses A legal change that eases some of the health insurance requirements for small employers may actually help bolster coverage for their workers.