A suspect in custody, Amazon’s facial recognition tech, Irish vote on blasphemy

October 26, 2018

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Law enforcement personnel walks with a dog while another bends over a bomb disposal robot.

Law enforcement personnel monitor activity with a dog and operate a bomb disposal robot outside a post office which had been evacuated in Wilmington, Delaware,  Oct. 25, 2018.


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A suspect is in custody in connection to the explosive devices mailed to prominent Democrats and CNN this week. Also, what it sounds like in countries like Germany and Greece when a US president calls himself a nationalist. Plus, a musician in Lisbon works to make traditional fado music more inclusive of the LGBTQ community and fado purists push back.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Song: Gale Caution
Artist: Super Hi-Fi
Label: Super Hi-Fi
Song: Alla L'a Ke
Artist: Kaira Ba Diali Cissokho
Label: okaymusic
Artist: Femi Kuti
Label: Knitting Factory

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