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January 19, 2017
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Rust Belt welcome for Trump, Israeli settlers in DC, China's green energy A BBC reporter speaks to Rust Belt voters who helped elect Donald Trump. Also, some Israeli settlers travel to Washington for the inauguration. Plus, translating the name "Trump" into Russian and Chinese.
Chelsea Manning's case, Chinese opioid drugs, a family split by immigration status President Barack Obama defends his decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence. Also, how Chinese drugs are fueling the US opioid epidemic. Plus, an Obama staffer from Argentina looks back on her White House experience.
Antibiotic-resistant superbugs, Chinese leader wows, biking the inaugural Today, we begin with a look at concerns that antibiotic-resistant infections are becoming more common. Then, we'll hear about how Britain's prime minister favors a "clean break" from the European Union. Plus, go for a bike ride down the inaugural parade route with Denmark's ambassador in Washington.
World Headlines
Gambia crisis: Senegal sends in troops to back elected leader Troops cross the border as Adama Barrow is sworn in to replace Yahya Jammeh, who refuses to resign.
Rigopiano hotel avalanche search goes into night in Italy Rescuers refuse to abandon hope as they search for up to 35 people buried under rubble and snow.
Drug lord Guzman extradited to US Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman could face the death penalty if convicted of drug offences in the US.
Apple Music?s push toward original content
Music might be an entryway into a new model.
01/19/17: How would Steven Mnuchin handle a financial crisis?
Financial crises tend to come around every seven years ? which means one may be overdue. We'll look at how Trump's treasury secretary pick, Steven Mnuchin, would handle a Great Recession. Next, we'll explore how Dubai is using the sport of squash to cultivate relationships with major financial institutions.
Bills in two states push to eliminate tenure
Missouri's would stop tenure for new hires starting next year. Iowa's would revoke tenure for all professors.
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