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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 - September 29, 2014

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the U.N. General Assembly.

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At UN, Syria Warns Against Arming, Training Rebels

Walid Al-Moualem, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Syrian Arab Republic, addresses the 2013 U.N. General Assembly. UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

Last year, Foreign Minister al-Moualem criticized the international community for not recognizing the rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.

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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – September 27-28

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Catalonia inks a referendum date, India’s prime minister address 20,000+ at Madison Square Garden and an NFL matchup at London’s Wembley Stadium.

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

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LGBT rights take a step forward at the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva.

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Biden: U.S Will Have Part In Peacekeeping Review

“We are already making contributions, all of us,” Biden said. “But we can and should do more together, and we can do it, in our view, more effectively.”

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 26, 2014

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The House of Commons will meet to discuss aerial strikes in Iraq and the Vice President Joe Biden chairs a meeting on U.N. peacekeeping activities.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 25, 2014

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President Obama warns “hundreds of thousands” could die in the current Ebola outbreak and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the United Nations.

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Iraqi PM: Islamic State Planned Attacks On US, Paris Subway Systems

The flag of Iraq at the United Nations. Photo: Luke Vargas/TRNS

Al-Abadi said that he had received “credible” evidence on Thursday that the terrorist group was actively planning to attack those targets.

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Obama Warns Of ‘Hundreds Of Thousands’ Dead From Ebola, If Disease Unchecked

President Obama meets with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. September 24, 2014. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe.

“In an era when regional crises can quickly become global threats, stopping Ebola is in the interests of the entire world,” Obama told the United Nations.

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Can A Bar Of Soap Help Stop Infant Mortality And Disease?

Unilever says increased promotion of hand washing can prevent hundreds of thousands of deaths each year.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – October 2, 2014

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A deadline for protesters in Hong Kong, an Ebola pledging conference in London and a new survey reveals that parents greatly underestimate the cost of college.

White House Was Unaware Of Elevator Incident Until Tuesday

Earnest said the White House was made aware of the incident just minutes before the story went to publication.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – October 1, 2014

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India’s Narendra Modi racked up billions in foreign investment this week, but one AIDS advocacy group says Modi needs to stand strong against US drug makers

Secret Service Chief Resigns

Julia Pierson’s resignation was accepted by Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson.

White House Jumping Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

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On September 19, Gonzalez allegedly scaled the White House fence and managed to enter the building before finally being apprehended by the United States Secret Service.

Boehner: Secret Service “Beset By A Culture Of Complacency And Incompetence”

The Speaker of the House said that the Secret Service Director’s Tuesday testimony “created more questions than answers”