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Arts, Culture & Media

Pato Fu

Marco Werman profiles Brazilian rock band Pato Fu, now going viral with its video of Paul McCartney's ?Live and Let Die,' performed on toy instruments. From PRI's The World.

Global Politics

Colombian FARC leader killed

One of the most senior leaders of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) has been killed, say reports. But, as John Otis reports from southern Colombia, even a weakened FARC is likely to plague parts of the country.

Global Politics

Argentina tests stolen children

The stolen children of Argentina's 'disappeared' are now being forced to learn who they really are through DNA testing. Reporter Julia Kumari Drapkin profiles the case of one woman who initiated the DNA drive about 10 years ago.