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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 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 Day Ahead – November 19, 2014

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The House Foreign Affairs Committee considers next steps in Iraq and Syria, Iranian nuclear talks continue and the UN hosts a major nutrition conference in Rome.

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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – November 15-17

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G20 leaders gather in Australia, the E.U.’s Ebola response coordinator visits Guinea and Romanians choose a new president.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 14, 2014

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With Somalia again facing the threat of famine, Adeso’s Degan makes the case for why cash vouchers should be at the center of the international response.

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Number of New Ebola Cases Stabilizing in Parts of Guinea, Liberia

The number of new Ebola infections by week in Liberia. Credit: WHO

With rate of new infections slowing, Liberia eases curfews and ends state of emergency in place since early August

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 13, 2014

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Russia announces air missions in the Gulf of Mexico and the United States says the U.N. Convention Against Torture now applies to Guantanamo Bay.

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UN Defends Tetanus Vaccine Campaign Amid Sterilization Claims

In bid to reassure public, the Kenyan government has reportedly authorized a new round of laboratory tests on the vaccine.

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Israel at UN: Why is the World Ignoring Terror Attacks Against Us?

Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor addresses the media. on July 9, 2014. Photo: Luke Vargas/TRNS

Israel has been rocked by five separate ‘terror incidents’ since October 22, including a pair of knife attacks that killed two today.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 10, 2014

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Catalonians back independence in a non-binding vote and the World Food Programme celebrates the first cross-border aid delivery from Sudan to South Sudan.

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Education Dept. Announces New Teacher Prep. Evaluation System

The new regulations require states to move towards outcomes rather than inputs, such as new teacher employment, as well as surveys on effective preparation, student learning outcomes

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.

Gov. Nixon Issues Additional National Guard Troops to Ferguson

National Guard presence will be upped from 700 troops on Monday to 2,200 on Tuesday – roughly a tenth of Ferguson’s population.

Pentagon Refutes Claims of “Bad Blood” Between Hagel and White House

Even as Defense Sec. Hagel’s resignation was met with claims that he was pushed out. Pentagon Press Secretary, Rear Adm. Kirby, said this is false.

CDC: One Third Of HIV Infections Getting Treated

About 20 percent of those that do not have HIV under control are unaware that they have the virus, according to a CDC report.

Brown Family Attorneys Condemn Grand Jury Decision

Brown Family Attorney Benjamin Crump called the process “unfair” and broken.” Sharpton said that St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch had gone out of his way to criminalize Brown.