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April 26, 2017
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Three Americans in North Korean detention, Trump wants to get to Mars, El Chapo hates his American prison Amid all the threatening nuclear talk from North Korea, the detention of three Americans by North Korea is not getting much attention. Also, Mexican drug lord El Chapo isn't too happy with his prison digs in New York. Plus, a perspective on climate change from the point of view of a mussel.
Showdown over Trump's wall, a new political landscape in France, "Almost Asian" Today: Could the battle over who pays for President Trump's border wall with Mexico lead to a government shutdown? Plus, a twist on studying abroad in Minnesota. And the web series "Almost Asian."
Scientists take to the streets, gays in the Korean military, France heads to the polls Today, we talk about why scientists are taking to the streets on Saturday in a global series of protests dubbed the first March for Science. And, will Thursday's attack in Paris affect the way people vote in the country's too-close-to-call election? Also, a new online magazine in France is designed to give voice to Muslim women. Plus, an Iranian American astronomer whose passion for the stars was sparked when she was just 7.
World Headlines
China launches aircraft carrier, boosting military presence The launch of China's second aircraft carrier comes as tensions rise on the Korean peninsula.
Turkey arrests 1,000 in raids targeting Gulen suspects Police try to arrest 3,000 people suspected of links to a movement blamed for the failed 2016 coup.
Syrian government made Sarin used in Khan Sheikhoun, France says Samples bear the "signature" of Sarin made by Syria's government, French intelligence says.
Run government as a business? Americans are split
Marketplace polling shows views differ by age, gender and party
?The Circle? author Dave Eggers thinks the internet is getting creepier
'The Circle' imagines a worst-case scenario for the connected world.
Trump will review act that protects federal land and national monuments
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