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September 23, 2014
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PRI's The World: 9/22/2014 A day after climate change activists took to the streets of New York, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund announce they are divesting $50 billion worth of fossil fuel investments. Are marches and investments what we need to turn global warming around? Plus, the language of food and why so many food items seem to get lost in translation.
PRI's The World: 9/19/2014 Scotland votes down independence. What does it mean for the country's future? Plus, after arriving in the US, young migrants face a new challenge ? starting school. And Chinese tennis star Li Na retires.
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.
World Headlines
IS 'not America's fight alone' President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.
Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study New figures suggest 70% of those infected in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported.
'Crucial' climate talks under way World leaders including US President Barack Obama are holding what they say is a crucially important summit on climate change at the UN in New York.
Quiz: The easiest road to graduate school
The field you choose can determine your chances of getting into school.
PODCAST: The climate change odd couple
World markets slump, a solution to inversions, and an odd couple in climate change.
An unconventional solution to tax reform
Stan Collender on repealing federal corporate income tax.
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