Northern hemisphere feels the heat, Pakistani election outcome, Google celebrates Soviet chess champion

July 27, 2018

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A fire truck drives along a road in Greece amid orange smoke.

Fire fighters are seen amid smoke as a wildfire burns in Kineta, near Athens, Greece, July 23, 2018.

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Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters

The US, Greece and several other nations in the northern hemisphere are battling deadly wildfires and extreme heat. Also, a group of parents in San Diego sue the school district over an anti-Islamophobia program. Plus, a Japanese mayor challenges sumo's ban on women entering the ring.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:

Song: Mute Swan
Artist: Ryan Dugre
Label: Engine Studios
Artist: Brownout
Label: Fat Beats Records
Artist: Basco
Label: GO Danish Folk Music
Artist: Shirley Davis & The SilverBacks
Label: Tucxone Records

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