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March 5, 2015
March 5, 2015
PRI's The World: 03/04/2015 A new documentary focusing on China's dismal air quality is getting a lot of attention there. Also, we take you to an all-female mosque in Los Angeles. Finally, the Pan-Arabia Enquirer ? the Arab world's answer to The Onion ? takes on ISIS.
PRI's The World: 03/03/2015 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks on Capitol Hill, and warns the US not to make what he called a "bad deal" with Iran. Also: To cover or not to cover? Two Muslim women living in the US share their perspective on whether to wear a hijab or not, and what that says about their faith. Plus, a legendary "Lost City of the Monkey God" has been found in the rainforests of eastern Honduras.
PRI's The World: 03/02/2015 We'll take a peak inside the newly reopened Iraqi National Museum in Baghdad. It's been closed for 12 years, following looting that took place after the US invasion. Plus, we'll hear how some Israelis are viewing Benjamin Netanyahu's trip to the US, and why some Italians are getting tired of politicians using too much English.
Thousands flee battle for Iraqi city A military operation to retake the Iraqi city of Tikrit from Islamic State forces about 28,000 people to flee their homes, the UN says.
'Boko Haram' kill dozens in Nigeria Suspected Boko Haram militants kill at least 45 people in a raid on a remote village in Borno state, north-east Nigeria, witnesses say.
Plane skids off New York runway A passenger plane has skidded off the runway at LaGuardia airport in New York City amid snowy conditions.
Quiz: Rise of the uber donor
Last year colleges and universities received a record 43 ?mega gifts? over $50 million.
PODCAST: ECB bond buying
The ECB begins more bond buying, the DOJ reports on the Ferguson Police Department, and how the labor market and productivity relate.
A fight over how quickly workers can unionize
The Senate voted to block a new rule that would speed up unionization votes.