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November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014
PRI's The World: 11/26/2014 On this Thanksgiving eve, we want to know where food comes from. Not the stuff we literally put in our mouths ? but the origins of the names of that food. Meanwhile, does the thought of flying give you the jitters? Composer Michael Hearst tries to calm those travel nerves with his new CD, "Songs for Fearful Flyers." And, we tell you a tale about the weird and wonderful Belgian sport of featherbowling ? as still played in Detroit.
PRI's The World: 11/25/2014 A global perspective on the events unfolding in Ferguson with insight from a reporter in Jerusalem and an Egyptian protester during the Arab Spring. Plus, how the London police addressed racism after race riots there in the early 1980s. And, a Cambodian refugee who moved to America and found hiking the New England mountains the perfect therapy.
PRI's The World: 11/24/2014 No nuclear deal with Iran, and now the deadline for an agreement has been pushed back to March. Also, the story behind the resignation of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. Plus, we dig into the life of musician Gil Scott-Heron, who coined the term "the revolution will not be televised" some 40 years ago.
Family 'crushed' by Ferguson ruling The family of Michael Brown, the black teenager shot dead by a policeman, say they are "crushed" by the decision not to charge Darren Wilson.
Ebola vaccine trial 'promising' The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.
Spain minister resigns over scandal Health minister Ana Mato resigns amid a court investigation into a massive corruption scandal over illegal payments in Spain.
Market forces catch up to OPEC
Changes in global supply and demand have weakened OPEC's influence in the market.
Holiday drinks: A mix of science and clever marketing
Here's why you crave that pumpkin spice latte and other "holidays in a glass."
Supreme Court to hear case on plant emission rules
It's the EPA vs. Industry in a battle of cost versus benefit.