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January 16, 2017
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No more ?wet foot, dry foot,? the NBA in Mexico, the ?first cousin? of English We begin today with President Barack Obama?s decision to scrap the "wet foot, dry foot" policy for Cuban migrants. Also, Frisian, a language spoken in a small corner of The Netherlands that's like a "first cousin" to English. Plus, bringing polo back to India.
The Trump dossier, confirmation hearings, the fictitious country of San Escobar. Today, more on those unverified allegations against President-elect Donald Trump, and why a BBC reporter didn't go public with them. Also, remembering when the late Princess Diana walked through a minefield, literally. And the beautiful but fictitious country of San Escobar.
Trump's press conference, Russia's history of 'kompromat,' the future of nuclear power President-elect Donald Trump calls the publishing of leaked allegations against him "a disgrace." Also, an American businessman on the dark side of Russia's Vladimir Putin. And Norway's long goodbye to FM radio.
World Headlines
Trump worries Nato with 'obsolete' comment Germany's foreign minister says Donald Trump is contradicting his nominee for defence secretary.
Kyrgyzstan plane crash: Dozens die as Turkish cargo jet hits homes Entire families are killed, witnesses say, as a Turkish cargo jet crashes on landing near Bishkek.
Tunisia attack: British lives could have been saved A gunman who shot 30 British tourists on a Tunisian beach could have been stopped sooner, an inquest hears.
Why are investors punishing the pound?
The British pound's sizable fall on Monday; pushback against the World Economic Forum; and the rise of food insecurity on college campuses.
Days off to volunteer is an increasingly attractive benefit for workers
Davos opens as worries over free trade?s future mount
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