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October 27, 2016
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PRI's The World: 10/27/2016 A look at surviving a deadly drone attack in Pakistan: We'll hear the story of how one young girl became the face of the anti-drone campaign in Pakistan. Plus, a new "graphic biography" that explores the life of Norwegian artist Edvard Munch. And why women in Iceland went on strike for 14 percent of the day.
PRI's The World: 10/26/2016 There may be a new ethnicity box on the 2020 Census form. It's for people of Middle Eastern and North African descent. But not everyone's so sure that new census box is a good idea. Plus, some folks are really fed up with Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio. And we meet one of Pakistan's few female lawmakers.
PRI's The World: 10/25/2016 Today, we take a look at a surprise attack on a police academy in Pakistan. Both an ISIS affiliate and a Taliban splinter group have claimed responsibility. Plus, we continue our "Balance of Power" series that looks at how US foreign policy affects women around the globe. We meet a young woman in Pakistan who was forced into marriage at the age of 17, but remains determined to pursue her own career and to keep her daughter from marrying in her teens. Also, why singer-songwriter Randy Newman penned a song about Vladimir Putin.
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World's largest marine protected area declared in Antarctica After years of international negotiations, Ross Sea in Antarctica will become the world's largest marine protected area.
Colombia ELN hostage release 'under way' A man believed to be the ELN's last hostage could soon be freed, putting peace talks back on the table.
Rio 2016: Wada publishes report highlighting 'serious failings' at Olympic Games A Wada report on the anti-doping methods employed at Rio 2016 highlights "serious failings" at this summer's Olympic Games.
The complexities of funding the fight against the Zika virus
Congress took eight months to approve allocating $1.1 billion to help fight the outbreak.
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Trump?s latest hot property: his campaign database
All candidates gather data, but Trump has people who've never donated to the GOP before.
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