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September 19, 2014
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PRI's The World: 9/18/2014 Immigration courts are starting to decide the fate of tens of thousands of young Central Americans who entered the the US illegally. We wonder what has happened to migrants after they've been deported. Plus, the UK becomes one of the first western countries to create an Islamic finance investment bond. And as Scotland goes to the polls today, we visit a bagpipe factory in Pakistan, of all places.
PRI's The World: 9/17/2014 The Obama Administration sends US troops to help fight Ebola in West Africa. Plus, passengers in Pakistan chase a former government minister off a plane after his late arrival kept them waiting at the gate for hours. And a fashion designer who's making stunning patterns from images of cancer cells.
PRI's The World: 9/16/2014 The US carries out airstrikes near Baghdad where a tense sectarian mood is emerging and where the "fear of the other is seeping even to the people you know." Also, a Ukrainian-American author writes about the Ukrainian community in Brighton Beach and muses on the relationships between those who left and those who stayed behind. Plus, the coffee maker that turned James Bond into a coffee snob.
World Headlines
Scotland to reject independence - BBC Scottish voters will vote to stay in the United Kingdom following the country's independence referendum by 55% to 45%, the BBC predicts.
Obama hails Congress vote on Syria President Obama says Congress's backing for his $500m plan to aid moderate Syrian rebels shows the world the US is united against Islamic State.
Ebola 'threat to world security' The UN Security Council declares the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a threat to international peace and security.
Bezos wins a round in the billionaire space race
The billionaire's space venture Blue Origin announced a new partnership with NASA.
White House and colleges grapple with sexual assault
The White House will unveil its new sexual assault awareness campaign on Friday.
TV Guide Network creates a POP
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