World's best soccer player wants girls to believe in themselves, the US is currently in 31 national emergencies, Nicaraguan journalist takes refuge in Miami

January 11, 2019

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Ada Hegerberg wears a gold dress while holding a gold trophy over her head

Ada Hegerberg accepting the Women's Ballon d'Or award at the The Grand Palais, Paris, France. 



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The US begins to withdraw troops from Syria, but ISIS retains a foothold in the region. Plus, massive gasoline shortages and long lines at gas stations in Mexico City after the government cracks down on fuel theft. And, the best soccer player in the world and her message to young girls who want to play.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Song: 4 Cantos
Artist: Bixiga 70
Label: Glitterbeat Records
Artist: Free Radicals
Label: Free Rads
Song: Taiwa
Artist: Sameer Gupta
Label: Sameer Gupta
Song: Mario
Artist: Africando
Label: Syllart Records

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