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October 13, 2015
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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.
World Headlines
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.
Clinton gears up for Democratic debate Hillary Clinton is preparing for the first Democratic presidential debate, seeking to mix her firm grasp of policy with a more personal touch.
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.
Al Gore wants to save the planet ... and capitalism
Gore believes he?s found a way to make a lot of green ? by going green.
Home health care workers get federal labor protections
To understand the importance of these workers, think about the number 5.1 million.
Socialism served two ways
Home health care workers, Playboy rebrands, railroad safety, and Bernie Sanders' UK counterpart.
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