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June 28, 2016
June 28, 2016
PRI's The World: 06/27/2016 Britain's decision to leave the European Union has thrown the country's politics into near chaos. Not only has British Prime Minister David Cameron said he will step down, but now ministers are leaving the opposition Labour Party in droves, as well. Plus: "I want my country back." That's what a British columnist wrote in The New Statesman over the weekend. Laurie Penny tells us about those "Leave" voters in the UK who never felt the positive effects of globalization. And, Bolivia decides it's time to ditch the Gregorian calendar.
PRI's The World: 06/24/2016 In a historic vote, the British have decided that their country should leave the European Union. We're going to devote the entire show to the so-called "Brexit." We'll speak with Brits who supported the "Leave" campaign, and those who voted to stay in the EU. And, will Britain's decision to leave affect its so-called "special relationship" with the United States? Also, does the Brexit victory's populist roots echo the Trump phenomenon in the United States?
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.
Brexit vote: Bitter exchanges in EU parliament debate Bitter exchanges mark the European Parliament's first debate on the UK's vote to leave, while David Cameron prepares to face his EU counterparts.
Ikea recall after US child deaths Ikea is to recall 27 million Malm chests of drawers in North America after the deaths of three children in the US.
Helium discovery a 'game-changer' Scientists say they have found a large helium gas field in Tanzania, amid concerns global supplies are running out.
Volkswagen agrees to $14.7 billion settlement
The car company's emissions scandal came to light late last year.
Brexit could be a goldmine for lawyers
The legal industry has a lot of fine print to sort through. But the benefits could be short-lived.
Is the 'Norway Model' next for independent Britain?
Norway's relationship with the Continent is key to its economy ? but there are certain costs.