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The world news at 15:00 UTC on 09/24/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 2 hours 32 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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UK Launches Inquiry into Blood Scandal

FEED - BBC Newshour - 2 hours 56 min ago
An inquiry in the UK begins into how contaminated blood in the 1970s and 1980s killed nearly three thousand people. Also in the programme: Rob Goldstone on Trump/Russia ties and the rescue of an Indian Ocean yachtsman. Picture: View of a bag containing a donation of blood for use in transfusions. Credit: Science Photo Library
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This Just In: Aston Martin Confirms New Hypercar

FEED - MotorWeek - 3 hours 35 min ago
Aston Martin has confirmed a new hypercar. Here’s some insider information for you: the codename is Project ‘003’. Appropriate since it’s the third hypercar created by Aston Martin. A turbocharged gasoline-electric hybrid will power this British beauty. The new mid-engine hypercar features technology showcased in the Aston Martin Valkyrie. Production is strictly limited to 500 coupes globally. Those exclusive customers will have to wait until late 2021 to slip into the driver’s seat.
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Second Accusation For Kavanaugh And Lessons From Anita Hill

FEED - On Point With Tom Ashbrook - 4 hours 42 min ago
As a second woman accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, we speak with an investigative reporter who revealed key information about the Thomas-Hill hearings.
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The world news at 12:00 UTC on 09/24/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 5 hours 32 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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After 4 Back Surgeries, Tiger Woods Wins His First Golf Tournament

FEED - Morning Edition - 5 hours 56 min ago

After years marred by injury and scandal, golfer Tiger Woods won his first victory since 2013 at the Tour Championship in Atlanta over the weekend. It's his 80th PGA career victory.

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High-Skilled Immigrants Call Out The Trump Administration's 'Hypocrisy'

FEED - Morning Edition - 6 hours 3 min ago

The White House says it wants an immigration system that prioritizes high-skilled workers. But critics say the administration is making it harder for those immigrants to live and work here.

(Image credit: Gunjesh Desai/Courtesy of Neha Mahajan)

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FBI Should Assess Allegations Against Kavanaugh, Sen. Coon Says

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Rachel Martin talks to Senate Judiciary Committee member Chris Coons, Democrat of Delaware, ahead of Thursday's hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who's accused of sexual misconduct.

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In Italy, Venice Officials Are Dealing With Too Many Tourists

FEED - Morning Edition - 6 hours 34 min ago

There are so many tourists in the city at any given time that they've had to pass some strident laws. A recent proposal would ban people from sitting in an undesignated spot or pay a nearly $600 fine.

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Canadian Politician Keeps Running For Office Despite Always Losing

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Guinness World Records recognizes John Turmel as Canada's most defeated politician. He's tried for office more than 90 times — losing each time. Now he's running for mayor where he lives.

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The world news at 10:00 UTC on 09/24/2018

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Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera Struggle To Find Their Way

FEED - Morning Edition - 8 hours 28 min ago

The Philharmonic launches its season with a new music director and executive director. The Metropolitan Opera's season starts with a young music director.

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New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera Struggle To Find Their Way

FEED - Morning Edition - 8 hours 28 min ago

The Philharmonic launches its season with a new music director and executive director. The Metropolitan Opera's season starts with a young music director.

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Rosenstein Report Further Strains Relations Between White House And DOJ

FEED - Morning Edition - 8 hours 28 min ago

Steve Inskeep talked to ex-Justice Department official David Laufman about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and The New York Times report that Rosenstein suggested secretly recording Trump.

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Ex-State Department Diplomat Criticizes Trump's Justice Department

FEED - Morning Edition - 8 hours 28 min ago

Steve Inskeep talks to former diplomat Urza Zeya about what she sees as declining diversity at the State Department. She worked there for 27 years but walked away from her job in the spring.

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Stepped Up Security Seems To Calm Violence In Karachi

FEED - Morning Edition - 8 hours 28 min ago

Sunni militants have often attacked the yearly religious processions of Pakistan's Shiite minority as they mourn the seventh-century slaying of the prophet Mohammed's grandson. Security forces are on high alert.

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Lawyers To Present Defense For Officer Accused Of Killing Black Teenager

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Attorneys for a white Chicago police officer on trial for murder will likely begin presenting his side Monday. The case began with the 2014 shooting death of a black teenager by a white officer.

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'New Yorker' Publishes Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation Against Kavanaugh

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Rachel Martin talks to Jane Mayer, who along with Ronan Farrow, published in "The New Yorker" new sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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W. Kaumau Bell Makes His First Trip To Africa For Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown'

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Rachel Martin talks to Bell, host of CNN's United Shades of America, about traveling to Kenya with Anthony Bourdain for Parts Unknown. The show's final season premiered months after Bourdain died.

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5 Months After The Trial Ended, Cosby's Sentencing Hearing Begins

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Entertainer Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing will get underway Monday in suburban Philadelphia. The 81-year-old comedian faces prison time for sexual assault.

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