Powerful Earthquake Rocks Mexico City

Powerful Earthquake Rocks Mexico City All Things Considered checks in on the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that hit Mexico on Tuesday. NPR’s Ailsa Chang talks with Dudley Althaus of the Wall Street Journal in Mexico City. Source This Post sponsored by: Business For Sale Buy a…

Trump At The U.N.: Saber Rattling Or Wielding A Saber?

Trump At The U.N.: Saber Rattling Or Wielding A Saber? NPR’s Ailsa Chang speaks with Susan Glasser, chief international affairs columnist for Politico, about President Trump’s first speech before the United Nations National Assembly. Source This Post sponsored by: Business For Sale Buy a Business…

Trump rattles U.N. with threat to destroy North Korea

Trump rattles U.N. with threat to destroy North Korea President Trump warned that the U.S. will be forced to “totally destroy” North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear standoff, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a “rocket man.” Source This Post…

The 'Man Who Saved The World' From Potential Nuclear Exchange Dies

The 'Man Who Saved The World' From Potential Nuclear Exchange Dies NPR’s Greg Myre tells the story of Stanislav Petrov, who in 1983 defied the computer information in his Soviet military command center — information that indicated U.S. missiles were headed to the USSR. He…

At U.N., Trump Promotes "America First" Mantra

At U.N., Trump Promotes "America First" Mantra President Trump addresses world leaders at the United Nations for the first time. He touts an “America first” approach to international cooperation and calls out North Korea and other “rogue regimes.” Source This Post sponsored by: Business For…

Puerto Rico Braces For Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Braces For Hurricane Maria Hurricane Maria will reach Puerto Rico on Wednesday, hitting the island after recovery from Hurricane Irma only barely began. NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Danica Coto of the Associated Press on how the territory is preparing for the storm….

Aung San Suu Kye Defends Myanmar Military's Reponse To Rohingya Muslims

Aung San Suu Kye Defends Myanmar Military's Reponse To Rohingya Muslims Nobel laureate and de facto head of Myanmar’s government Aung San Suu Kyi Tuesday addressed the Rohingya crisis for the first time since hundreds of thousands began fleeing to neighboring Bangladesh. Source This Post…

Powerful Earthquake Roils Central Mexico, Leaving At Least 42 People Dead

Powerful Earthquake Roils Central Mexico, Leaving At Least 42 People Dead Thirty-two years after a deadly earthquake, a magnitude 7.1 temblor rattled Mexico City and surrounding areas. Residents had marked the anniversary of the 1985 quake earlier in the day with drills. (Image credit: Omar…