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October 22, 2016
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PRI's The World: 10/21/2016 Residents of the Iraqi city of Mosul continue to flee for safety. We hear from some of them. And as ISIS loses ground in Iraq and in Syria, we hear how its appeal to potential recruits is taking a major hit. Plus, we meet one of the few Pakistani women in professional sports. She's captain of the national women's cricket team.
PRI's The World: 10/20/2016 The final presidential debate is over. We'll hear reaction to Republican candidate Donald Trump refusing to say whether he will accept the outcome of the election. Plus, there's been some lively reaction on social media to Trump's "bad hombres" comment during last night's debate. Also, Boise, Idaho, is taking in a lot of Syrian refugees ? 122 so far this year. We'll check in on how it's going.
PRI's The World: 10/19/2016 Russia tests long-range missiles and moves nuclear-capable missiles closer to the West. We learn why. Also, on day three of the Mosul offensive, we learn what a post-ISIS future might look like. Plus, we make some multicultural stops on the US campaign trail ? with Hindus for Donald Trump and Danes for Hillary Clinton.
World Headlines
Mosul battle: US troops mask up against toxic fumes US soldiers near the Iraqi city of Mosul don masks against fumes from a sulphur plant set alight in fighting with so-called Islamic State.
Ceta talks: Last-ditch bid to save EU-Canada trade deal Emergency meetings have been taking place in Brussels in an effort to save an EU free trade deal with Canada (Ceta), blocked by a Belgian region.
'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as printers and web cameras, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say.
Big tobacco could get bigger
British American Tobacco's $47 billion bid to take over Reynolds American signals the U.S. cigarette market is still very profitable.
My Economy: Making an old dream a reality
A single mom goes to medical school to complete her dream of becoming a doctor.
Here's why some of you couldn't get on Twitter today
Twitter, Spotify, and PayPal weren't actually the target of a DDoS attack today.
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