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November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015
PRI's The World: 11/25/2015 Even under normal circumstances, Thanksgiving is a hard time to travel, but this year, the holiday season is getting under way amid a worldwide travel alert issued by the US State Department. Also today, we highlight a new series of reports about meth production and distribution in Asia. Plus, we hear how Muslims in one Canadian town are dealing with a suspected hate crime against their local mosque.
PRI's The World: 11/24/2015 Turkish forces shoot down a Russian fighter jet on the border between Syria and Turkey. The Turks insist the Russian plane was in their airspace, but the Russians disagree. Plus, Muslims in the West talk about occupuying a Muslim "gray zone." Also, we take a look at a couple of immigrant entrepreneurs in Los Angeles who are trying to take their success beyond their own ethnic communities.
PRI's The World: 11/23/2015 Brussels is on lockdown for the third day in a row, as authorities continue to hunt for surviving suspects in the Paris attacks. Plus, we bring you a profile of one of the many Canadians who are sponsoring Syrian refugees. We also take a look at the new leader of Argentina.
US bombed Kunduz clinic 'in error' A US aircraft attacked a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz because of "human error", a US military inquiry says.
Downed plane pilot denies Turkey warning The surviving pilot of a Russian plane shot down by Turkey on the Syrian border says no warning was given, and the plane was inside Syrian airspace.
2015 likely to be warmest on record Temperatures across the globe are likely to break records in 2015 with readings running "well above" any previous year, scientists say.
Britain says it's a world-beater on curbing emissions
Some environmentalists question Britain's claim to be a leader on climate change.
Falling prices are behind the bad year for farmers
Some see a global commodity dynamic known as a super-cycle at work here.
Entertainment companies get serious about comedy
Streaming services and cable channels are clamoring for stand-up comedy