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Listen: The Holiday Weekend Ahead – November 27-December 1

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OPEC members talk oil in Vienna, Nicolas Sarkozy attempts to reenter French politics and Swiss voters decide whether to embrace a limited ‘gold standard’

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 26, 2014

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UN rights experts urge President Obama to release a report on CIA interrogation practices and new projections of the likelihood of White Christmases until 2100.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – November 26, 2014

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An update on the Ebola fight in Sierra Leone, Syria asks Russia for military support and new research on “major deficiencies” in global cancer care.

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Feature: Arab Spring Culminates in Tunisian Presidential Election

A woman inks her finger before casting her vote in Tunisia's presidential election. November 23, 2014. Photo: Luke Vargas/TRNS

Tunisians voted to elect a new president on Sunday, bringing full circle the democratic aspirations first articulated in the Arab Spring revolutions of 2011.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 21, 2014

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The E.U. moves to crack down on plastic bag use across the continent and Joe Biden visits Kiev, but omits mention of new non-lethal assistance to the country.

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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – November 22-24, 2014

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Joe Biden discusses the coalition strategy to fight the Islamic State in Turkey, Tunisians choose a new president and a deadline for an Iranian nuclear deal.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – November 21, 2014

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President Obama touts immigration reform in Las Vegas, Joe Biden pledges new assistance during a visit to Ukraine and the Japanese parliament is dissolved.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 20, 2014

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Led by the United States, 22 countries pledge $9.3 for climate change adaptation, and impasse sets in ahead of a deadline in Iranian nuclear talks.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – November 20, 2014

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David Cameron is pressed on devolving powers to Scotland, a climate change pledging conference in Berlin and Turkey’s Prime Minister visits Iraq.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 19, 2014

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The UN General Assembly requests North Korean human rights violations be referred to the International Criminal Court and a suicide attack rocks Iraq’s Kurdish capital.

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Listen: The Holiday Weekend Ahead – November 27-December 1

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OPEC members talk oil in Vienna, Nicolas Sarkozy attempts to reenter French politics and Swiss voters decide whether to embrace a limited ‘gold standard’

Obama: Turkey Pardon 2014 “Fully Within My Legal Authority”

“I know some will call this amnesty, but don’t worry,” President Obama said. “There’s plenty of Turkey to go around.”

Justice Ginsburg Undergoes Heart Surgery

Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Justice's Conference Room prior to Justice Elana Kagan's Investiture Ceremony. Photo/Steve Petteway, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States

“As long as I can do the job full steam…I think I’ll recognize when the time comes that I can’t any longer,” Justice Ginsburg told Elle magazine in September, “But now I can.”

EPA Proposes Plan To Restrict Smog-causing Ozone

“Today’s proposal is about informing Americans about healthy air quality so they can protect themselves as well as their families,” said EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.

400,000 Sign Up In First Week Of Obamacare

This year the numbers from the first week were trumpeted over Burwell’s Twitter account in a series of tweets, including how many people had used the call centers set up to help people enroll.

King Abdullah II To Visit White House

The meeting between the two leaders is scheduled for Dec. 5 so that they can discuss ongoing issues in the Middle east.