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PRI's The World: 06/23/2016 The US Supreme Court deadlocks 4-4 on President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration ? so what does that mean for millions of undocumented immigrants in the country? Plus, as British voters cast their ballots in the so-called "Brexit" referendum, we hear from Scotland, where the "stay" vote is expected to carry the day. Also, The World's Carolyn Beeler tells us how the US Navy is preparing for the growing problem of rising sea levels at the largest naval station in the world ? in Norfolk, Virginia.
PRI's The World: 06/22/2016 US politicians talk a lot about bigger border walls and keeping refugees out, but in Europe, there's a lot of talk about open borders. One writer argues that Europe could learn something from the US in this regard, and that Europeans should, in fact, consider closing their borders to new arrivals. We also have part 3 of our series on what America can learn from the Netherlands when it comes to dealing with rising sea levels. Plus, we hear about lessons learned for American soccer after Tuesday's drubbing of the US Men's National Team by Argentina.
PRI's The World: 06/21/2016 We hear from a gun rights supporter who grew up in Guatemala, where he saw the damage that weapons caused in the wrong hands. Now he's a US citizen and an NRA member. Also, we have the second part of our week-long series on rising sea levels. The World's Carolyn Beeler reports on how Dutch experts are helping the city of Norfolk, VA, plan for sea-level rise. Plus, a plea urging Mexican soccer fans to stop chanting a homophobic slur during games.
World Headlines
Scotland independence vote 'highly likely' Scotland's first minister says a second independence referendum is "highly likely" after the UK voted to leave the EU.
EU Brexit referendum: UK 'must not delay leaving' EU leaders insist the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation after Thursday's referendum, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty.
Stock markets tumble after Leave vote Wall Street and the FTSE 100 both fall sharply in a wild day of trading after the UK votes to leave the European Union.
Historic West Virginia Flash Floods Kill At Least 14 People Flooding across West Virginia has killed at least 14 people and seriously damaged or destroyed more than 100 homes. It's the worst flooding in a century for some areas of the state.
Brexit Created Many Losers, But Some Winners Too. Which Are You? Uncertainty generated by Brexit caused many investments to head south. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 3.39 percent. Still, there were some winners, like home buyers seeking low-interest loans.
Bernie Worrell, 'Wizard Of Woo,' Dies At 72 The influential keyboardist and composer had been diagnosed with late-stage lung cancer. Worrell was a key member of Parliament-Funkadelic and played with the Talking Heads.
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