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September 21, 2017
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Mexico City reeling from earthquake, Miami immigrants help neighbors after Hurricane Irma
Central Mexico is still reeling after Tuesday's major earthquake. We hear how immigrant communities are trying to put their lives back together after Hurricane Irma. And a new statue in Moscow pays tribute to the inventor of the AK-47.
A new warning to North Korea, Mexico City quake, Modi's army of internet trolls
President Donald Trump uses his first speech to the UN General Assembly to send another strong warning to North Korea. Also, how Alaska sells its wild salmon in the global economy. And remembering the Russian engineer who may have saved us from an accidental nuclear war
Trump's UN agenda, stubborn sexism in Germany and turning ice into music
Today, with President Donald Trump at the United Nations, we look at how UN ambassador Nikki Haley became the voice†of Trump's foreign policy. Also, Ho Chi Minh's complex relationship with the US before the Vietnam War. Plus, how to record melting ice and turn into music.
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Mexico earthquake: Race to save children under collapsed school
Rescuers step up efforts to find people trapped under rubble, including at a school in Mexico City.
North Korea says Trump speech is 'a dog's bark'
North Korea's top diplomat was responding to the US president's vow to "totally destroy" the country.
Ryanair plans to make pilots change holidays
Pilots might have to defer some annual leave, says Michael O'Leary, as cancellations cost airline £22m.
Mobile merger greenlight more likely now
SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system
It may have provided the basis for some illegal trading.
"We could be seeing the beginning of the end of pumpkin spice everything"
A reporter from The Washington Post decided to try every pumpkin spice product she came across. She shares her verdict.
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