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January 27, 2015
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PRI's The World: 01/26/2015 What's going on in Greece? A left-wing anti-austerity party has come to power, and that could mean big changes for both the Greek economy and Europe at large. We also remember Egyptian-born Greek pop singer Demis Roussos, while Saudi and Yemeni students on US campuses talk to us about big changes back home. And an underwater photographer tells us the story of his explosive encounter with a sperm whale.
PRI's The World: 01/23/2015 We're following two big global stories today: the transition in Saudi Arabia and the political upheaval in next-door Yemen. There are big US security interests at stake in both places. Plus, SkyMall declares bankruptcy and we look at Brooklyn's Dancehall scene.
PRI's The World: 01/22/2015 We continue our look at Cuba immigration policy and meet recently arrived Cubans who tell us about their first days in America. Also, Saudi Arabia may be the only country where women can't drive, but there are other places where it's forbidden, including here in the US. We heard from one woman who learned to drive after leaving a Hasidic community in New York. Plus, a café where you can spend time with cats.
World Headlines
Auschwitz survivors appeal to world Auschwitz survivors urge the world not to allow a repeat of the crimes of the Holocaust as they mark 70 years since the death camp's liberation.
Deadly attack on Tripoli hotel Militants have attacked a hotel used by foreigners in Libya's capital Tripoli, killing at least four people and injuring 12 others, officials say.
US admits snow forecast errors The US National Weather Service says its forecasting is "subject to error", after predictions of a historic blizzard for New York City prove wrong.
On Holocaust Day, Argentina's Jews Despair Over Deaths, Old And New On a day usually filled with quiet reflection, the Jewish community spoke out forcefully against the president for her handling of a 20-year-old bombing cases that remains unsolved.
In Phoenix, Super Bowl Madness In Full Swing Super Bowl madness is in full swing in Phoenix, where the majority of fans have flocked for Sunday's championship. Budget hotels have suddenly turned pricey, buildings have been covered in sponsors' colors ? and there's even some references to the two teams competing in the game.
After India, Obama Takes Saudi Arabia Detour Leaving India, President Obama detoured to Saudi Arabia ? a key ally in a volatile region, which is itself a country in transition.
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