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January 24, 2017
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Behind the Headlines
Trump cans TPP, Russian media advice for American reporters, and Lalo Alcaraz on 'alternative facts'
A Russian journalist has some tips for covering President Trump. Plus, we check in with someone who is currently protected from deportation under the DACA program created by former President Obama, and whose life would be affected if President Trump decides to scrap it. And we talk about the role of humor at a time of extreme political divisiveness.
President Trump's inauguration, Mexico's Trump worries, Russia celebrates
The beginning of the Trump era, as seen from Washington and across the globe. Plus, the Women's March on Washington goes global with sister marches around the world. And Wynton Marsalis on what he would have played at the inauguration if he'd been invited.
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.
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UK government loses Brexit vote appeal
Parliament must vote on whether the government can start Brexit, the Supreme Court rules.
Model Hanne Gaby Odiele reveals she is intersex to 'break taboo'
Hanne Gaby Odiele reveals she was born with undescended testicles, saying it is 'not a big deal'.
China hits back at US over South China Sea claims
A Trump spokesman sparked alarm by saying the US would protect its South China Sea interests.
Possible changes to Medicaid
Block grants to states could mean big cuts.
Dippin' Dots attempts a fresh start with Sean Spicer
The White House Press Secretary tweeted his harsh critique of the company for years.
China bids to become global leader on free trade
With the U.S. withdrawing from the TPP, what will China do?
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