Subscribe: NPR Topics: World
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
ban travel  ban  city  court  death  independence  killed  north korea  north  npr  palestinians killed  russia  supreme court  world  years 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: NPR Topics: World

World : NPR

NPR world news, international art and culture, world business and financial markets, world economy, and global trends in health, science and technology. Subscribe to the World Story of the Day podcast and RSS feed.

Last Build Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:49:00 -0400

Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only

U.S. Intercepts Reportedly Contradict Attorney General On Russia Contacts

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:49:00 -0400

The Washington Post reports that spy agencies intercepted conversations with Russia's U.S. ambassador suggesting he and Jeff Sessions discussed campaign matters during mid-2016 meetings.

Al-Qaida Suspect Appears In Federal Court In Pennsylvania

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:10:00 -0400

Ali Charaf Damache is the first terrorism-related suspect to be sent to the U.S. since President Trump took office.

Rwanda Works To Ban Sale Of Second Hand Clothes Within 2 Years

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

Rwanda is pushing through a plan to ban second hand clothes within two years. The government says it's about "dignity," but the plan threatens trade with the U.S. and a central part of poor people's lives.

3 Palestinians Killed In Violent Clashes With Israelis Near Jerusalem Religious Site

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

In a day of intensifying violence, three Palestinians were killed during a wave of clashes with Israeli forces. Later a Palestinian stabbed to death three Israelis in a West Bank Jewish settlement.

After Otto Warmbier's Death, U.S. Plans To Ban Travel To North Korea

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

The U.S. is about to ban travel by U.S. citizens to North Korea. The move comes after the death of American Otto Warmbier, who spent a year and a half in a North Korean jail only to return home in a coma.

Iraqi Kurds Schedule Independence Referendum For September

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

In September, Iraqi Kurds have scheduled an independence referendum. NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group about the prospects for Kurdish independence.

In Putin's Russia, An 'Adhocracy' Marked By Ambiguity And Plausible Deniability

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:52:00 -0400

Donald Trump Jr. found his meeting with Natalia Veselnitskaya a waste of time, but her approach fits into a larger pattern of freelance political activity that has come to characterize Putin's Russia.

Xanda, Son Of Cecil The Lion, Also Killed

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:01:00 -0400

A trophy hunter shot and killed the 6-year-old lion near Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, near where his father was killed two years ago.

Salvador Dalí's Remains Exhumed, Revealing A Perfectly Arranged Mustache

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:33:00 -0400

When the late Spanish painter was exhumed for a paternity suit, experts discovered his distinctive mustache had kept its shape. "Checking it was a very exciting moment," says the head of his estate.

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Greece And Turkey

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:46:00 -0400

The powerful quake left at least two people dead on the Greek resort island of Kos during peak tourist season.

In Mosul, Grim Homecomings And A Struggle To Survive In A City Now Free From ISIS

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:29:00 -0400

Civil defense workers have recovered more than 1,400 bodies of civilians in west Mosul. Relatives are searching for the bodies of loved ones in a landscape so devastated they can barely recognize it.

State Department Confirms Plan To Ban U.S. Citizens From Visiting North Korea

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:20:00 -0400

The new policy will reportedly include the threat of canceling the passports of Americans who violate the travel ban.

Tensions Spike In Jerusalem's Old City Over Metal Detectors At Muslim Shrine

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:01:00 -0400

Worshippers who refused to pass through the metal detectors chose instead to pray next to them.

Protesters Demand Judicial Independence For Poland's Supreme Court

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:41:00 -0400

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in more than a hundred cities and towns Thursday to protest what they see as a government attempt to take control of the Polish Supreme Court.

Violence From Mexico's Drug War Moves Into Mexico City

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:04:00 -0400

Steve Inskeep talks to reporter James Fredrick in Mexico City about a number of alleged narco traffickers who were killed in a shootout with Mexican soldiers.