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June 30, 2016
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PRI's The World: 06/29/2016 Istanbul, one day after the attacks ? we get the latest on the investigation. And, we ask about the role Turkey now plays as a bridge between Europe and the Middle East. Plus, the story of two giant rodents ? capybaras ? whose escape from a Toronto zoo captured headlines.
PRI's The World: 06/28/2016 The European Parliament was the scene of some harsh words and insults this morning after Nigel Farage, a key force behind Britain's campaign to leave the EU, leveled both barrels at Europe's leaders. We'll find out who exactly Nigel Farage is. Plus, a giant underground field of helium has been found in Tanzania, and people who operate MRI machines are happy. Then we turn to breaking news out of Turkey, where suicide bombers launched a deadly attack on Istanbul's airport. We also hear about another huge victory for tiny Iceland.
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.
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Shock as Gove bids to lead Tories and UK Justice Secretary Michael Gove and Home Secretary Theresa May enter the race to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and prime minister.
Taliban attack on police cadets near Kabul kills dozens Taliban bombers attack an Afghan police convoy outside Kabul, killing at least 30 people and wounding 50 others, officials say.
Cyclist in northern US killed by grizzly bear A grizzly bear attacks and kills a cyclist just outside Glacier National Park, police in the northern US state of Montana say.
Male Contraception
They said it couldn't be done: The "male pill." Actuality asks why men haven't seen a new reversible contraceptive in centuries?and if we need one. We found out why Big Pharma gave up on a male pill, and meet people who want to make it happen anyway.
A slimmed-down GE Capital highlights pros and cons of "too big to fail"
In the last year, GE Capital has sold off $180 billion dollars of its business
Keep Calm and Carry On poster is on sale for $28k
When Britain needs it the most.
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