June 23, 2017
Russian hacking isn't aimed solely at the United States — just ask Ukraine. That's our top story today. And, we look at the role psychologists played in developing the CIA's interrogation techniques. Plus, new details about Otto Warmbier, the American student who died after being imprisoned in North Korea.
Singapore's health care system, Ford chooses China over Mexico, and a dad deported leaves a family displaced
June 22, 2017
The Senate reveals its plan to overhaul Obamacare. We'll take a look at how Singapore handles health coverage. And, the back story on an American family that moved to El Salvador because they refused to be broken apart by deportation. Plus, factory workers in Indiana say they need more than tweets from the president to keep their jobs from going to Mexico.
June 21, 2017
The World kicks off on Wednesday with a man who brought along his wife and three children into an Iraqi war zone while working as a Christian relief worker. And, a family that refused to be broken up by a deportation order moves to El Salvador. Plus, the Saudi king shakes up the line of succession, bumping his nephew in favor of his son.
June 20, 2017
The murder of a teenager in Virginia is being felt by Muslim communities all over the US. Also, a Jewish community in St. Louis reconsiders whether the vandalism at their cemetery was a hate crime or not. Plus, the US Coast Guard's unique role in protecting our nation's security.
June 19, 2017
There's been another vehicle attack in London: Last night, a man drove a van into a group of Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque — we have the latest from our producer in London who lives nearby Also, we look at why white supremacists in the US are attracted to a northern European mythology called Odinism. And, South African trumpeter Hugh Masekela remembers performing with Ravi Shankar at the Monterey Pop music festival five decades ago.
June 16, 2017
President Trump announces he is canceling part of the deal Obama made with Cuba. Plus, we hear Cuban-American voices for and against Trump's new policy. Also, efforts to rescue an ancient Jewish cemetery in Greece.
Russia investigation may now include possible obstruction, the US deports Iraqis, Yoko finally gets credit
June 15, 2017
The Washington Post reports President Donald Trump is under investigation for possible obstruction of justice. Also, Nigerian-American author Teju Cole on things that unite us across boundaries. Plus Yoko Ono finally gets a writing credit for "Imagine."
June 14, 2017
A look at fire safety in high-rise buildings in the aftermath of the deadly fire that engulfed a 24-story apartment building in London. Plus, the author of "Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening." And, how to cover your digital tracks in a metadata world.
Sessions on the hot seat, young Russians get their news online, music by the Tanzania Albinism Collective
June 13, 2017
Attorney General Jeff Sessions answers senators' questions about the ongoing Russia investigation and related matters. Plus, why many Russians in the US voted for Donald Trump and still support him. And, how comics are helping Ugandan kids recognize bogus health claims.
June 12, 2017
Thousands take to the streets of Russian cities to protest corruption on what was also a national holiday in Russia — we'll take a look at multiple angles. Also, how a female surfer is shaking things up in Morocco. And a German orchestra conductor organizes a concert against President Donald Trump's border wall.