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November 29, 2015
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PRI's The World: 11/27/2015 Despite the cold and bad weather in the Mediterranean, thousands of migrants keep trying to reach Europe. We'll have the latest. Later we hear an incredible story of a Jewish girl who survived World War II by hiding beneath the kitchen floor in the house of a woman she didn't know. Plus, we'll bring you a report from Iceland on how a warming climate is literally changing the country's landscape. Glaciers are melting, and scientists are worried that the melting could lead to more volcanic eruptions.
PRI's The World: 11/26/2015 Happy Thanksgiving! Today on The World, the French effort to bring Russia into a broad anti-ISIS coalition. Then we turn to Paris, where we meet a couple of Americans who call the French capital home. They reflect on the Paris attacks and the aftermath, and on the special meaning Thanksgiving has for them this year. And back here in the US, we visit Fremont, California, home to one of the country's largest Afghan populations. For Thanksgiving, one market there offers up turkeys cooked Afghan-style.
PRI's The World: 11/25/2015 Even under normal circumstances, Thanksgiving is a hard time to travel, but this year, the holiday season is getting under way amid a worldwide travel alert issued by the US State Department. Also today, we highlight a new series of reports about meth production and distribution in Asia. Plus, we hear how Muslims in one Canadian town are dealing with a suspected hate crime against their local mosque.
World Headlines
Global rallies demand climate action Demonstrations take place worldwide to demand action to stop climate change but a protest in Paris is hit by violence, with tear gas fired and more than 200 arrested.
Turkey and EU strike migrants deal Turkey and European leaders have struck a deal to try to control the flow of migrants and refugees to Europe.
Murray wins Davis Cup for Britain Great Britain win their first Davis Cup since 1936 after Andy Murray beat Belgium's David Goffin for an unassailable lead.
Viewmaster goes VR
This holiday season, the classic toy is getting a fancy upgrade with help from Google.
Weekly Wrap: Black Friday as an economic indicator
Let's wrap up this holiday week in business and economic news.
Sunday nights aren't what they used to be
Has technology freed us from the office ? or tethered us to it?
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