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August 1, 2014
PRI's The World: 7/31/2014 The Ebola outbreak continues to worsen in West Africa. Should you be concerned about it reaching the US? Plus, is Israel's military campaign in Gaza changing the attitudes of American Jews toward Israel? Also, a local story with global connections. A popular supermarket chain here in New England was founded by a Greek immigrant. It still caters to and employs a large number of immigrants, but now a highly unusual labor dispute threatens the chain's existence.
PRI's The World: 07/30/14 We meet two friends ? one a Palestinian, the other an Israeli. They both live in Jerusalem, but across the divide. Also, massive mysterious sinkholes appear in Siberia. And Turkey's deputy prime minister says women shouldn't laugh in public. Turkish women respond with a social media campaign of smiles.
PRI's The World: 7/29/14 How Iraq was lost. A documentary filmmaker goes back and pieces together the moments where the US seems to have lost the war in Iraq. Plus investigators are still trying to reach the crash site of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine, but fierce fighting is blocking their way. And, a Russian ban on underwear.
Militants 'seize Israeli soldier' Israeli forces search for a soldier believed captured and 53 Gazans are killed in fighting that ended a short-lived humanitarian truce in Gaza.
Ebola 'spreading too fast' - WHO The Ebola outbreak is spreading faster than efforts to control it, the head of the World Health Organization tells West African leaders.
Sassoon war diaries published online Twenty-three journals belonging to the war poet Siegfried Sassoon, many written in the trenches, are being published online for the first time.
The next generation to get corporate attention
It used to be all about Generation Y. Now, meet Generation Z.
PODCAST: Marketing to Generation Z
Jobs report for July, Uber and Airbnb get into business, and targeting Generation Z.
What the Concur partnership means for Uber and Airbnb
"Sharing economy" services like Airbnb are wooing business travelers.