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    • The Russian Hackers Going After Clinton Also Tried to Destroy a French TV Network

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    News has emerged that a sophisticated cyber-attack that aimed to destroy a TV network in France was the work of the same Russian hacking group that has targeted the Hillary Clinton campaign.

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    • England's New Psychedelic Renaissance

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Back in the '60s, London was one of the centers for a cultural — and chemical — revolution: psychedelia. But now, a new and very British psychedelic culture is reappearing.

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    • Black Lives Matter UK Says Climate Change Is Racist

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Black Lives Matter UK Says Climate Change Is Racist" is from the September 6, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • The Word 'Refugee' Has a Surprising Origin

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    It has its roots in 17th-century France, when a huge influx of French migrants known as "Huguenots" left their country.

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    • Guess What? Shakespeare Didn't Start the Theater Scene in England.

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
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    Shakespeare's London theater was only one of many open at the turn of the 17th century. A new project is aiming to rediscover some of those forgotten masterpieces.

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    • 'It Was a Horror:' Remembering London's Riots Five Years On

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "'It Was a Horror:' Remembering London's Riots Five Years On" is from the August 13, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Thieves in India Cut through a Train to Steal Banknotes

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Thieves in India Cut through a Train to Steal Banknotes" is from the August 10, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Some Black Lives Matter Activists Plan Not to Vote in November

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Some Black Lives Matter Activists Plan Not to Vote in November" is from the July 20, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • This BBC Reality Show Has a Very Basic Message: Not All Muslims Are the Same

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The producer of "Muslims Like Us" explains why he thinks the U.K. needs this show.

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    • Pie in the Sky: Meat-And-Potato Pastry Ventures Into the Stratosphere

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 3 mins
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    What is real and what is fake now seems the dominant theme of world politics. Here's what it means for perceptions about Syria among two very different world powers.

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    • London Tube Riders Pay to Replace Ads with Cats, Set Example for Rest of World

    • By: Leo Hornak, Lizzy Tomei
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "London Tube Riders Pay to Replace Ads with Cats, Set Example for Rest of World" is from the September 16, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Britain Elected a Third-Party Candidate, but It Didn't Quite Fix Everything

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Britain Elected a Third-Party Candidate, but It Didn't Quite Fix Everything" is from the July 26, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • 'Lock Her Up!': A Guide to Some of the RNC's Most Popular Chants

    • By: Maria Murriel, Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "'Lock Her Up!': A Guide to Some of the RNC's Most Popular Chants" is from the July 22, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • How Prince Changed One BBC Reporter's Life Forever

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "How Prince Changed One BBC Reporter's Life Forever" is from the April 21, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • The Story of Two Brothers, One Green Card and Trump's Ban

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    For the past three years, our reporter in London, Leo Hornak, has kept in close touch with two brothers from Somalia, both refugees. They fled the violence of the extremist group al-Shabab. But their fates have diverged. One got lucky, receiving a U.S. green card. He's now living in Maine. The other is still waiting to get refugee status in the U.S. But with Trump's immigrant and refugee ban, it's not looking good.

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    • Only Good Memories of Aleppo Allowed on This Facebook Page

    • By: Leo Hornak
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The "National Archive of Aleppo" page has become a poignant gathering place for people who want to share positive memories of the city.

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