Full story - May 10, 2019
A sign reads: "It's 2 minutes to midnight"
It's been a year since the US pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal ad some experts warn that the threat of a worldwide meltdown is the worst its been since the darkest, most dangerous days of the Cold War.
Full story - May 10, 2019
A young man with a neck tattoo and baseball cap plays violin on the street.
Colombia has taken in 1.2 million Venezuelan migrants and refugees since 2015 with a flexible stance toward migration, but some Venezuelans say that Colombians target them with xenophobic slurs and insults on the streets.
Full story - May 10, 2019
White House senior advisor Jared Kushner smiles while listening to US President Donald Trump talk as the president meets with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 25, 2019.
Jared Kushner has been working on a peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians — a "deal of the century" is how President Donald Trump has referred to it. Almost no one is impressed. And it's not clear if the plan will even see the light of day.
Full episode - May 09, 2019
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó (R) and lawmaker Edgar Zambrano are shown on a sunny day both wearing a suit and tie.
North Korea tested more weapons Thursday hours after a top US envoy arrived in Seoul, South Korea. Also, the Iran nuclear deal is on life support as European leaders say they will not give in to Iranian ultimatums. Plus, a cappella singers converge on Moscow for an international competition.
Full story - May 09, 2019
military helicopters
The annual Russian tradition of commemorating the Soviet victory in World War II perfectly demonstrates how a linear approach to understanding history is not enough.
Full story - May 09, 2019
Several people are shown on the beach next to large floating rafts with wooden tops.
Commuters and shoppers take the five-minute trip across the border on rafts of two-by-fours, fueling the cross-border economy between Suchiate, Mexico, and Tecún Umán, Guatemala.
Full story - May 08, 2019
A man is silhouetted against a fence topped with razor wire. People have clothespinned clothing on the fence to dry.
Advocates say the policy puts migrants at risk. The federal government says it is needed to address a spike in US-bound migration.
Full story - May 08, 2019
It's been called an epidemic that has gone on for generations. Indigenous women, disappearing in both the US and Canada. Until the last few years, the public has paid little attention to their stories. But the families of these missing and murdered women are demanding to be heard — and counted.
Full story - May 08, 2019
A man stands at a podium with an Iranian flag behind him
If other parties to the Iran nuclear agreement don't work to ease sanctions pressures, Iran could walk away from the deal, as US President Donald Trump did one year ago. "The difference is that if Iran walks away from the nuclear deal, then it will restart all the aspects of the nuclear program that the deal had constrained," says Dina Esfandiary.
Full episode - May 08, 2019
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is shown in a close-up photograph wearing glasses and looking to his left.
Are the US and Iran heading into a confrontation? We answer those questions on the one-year anniversary of the Trump administration's decision to pull out of the Iran deal. Also, Indigenous women in the US and Canada go missing or are murdered at alarming rates, much higher than the general population. And, a closer look at the global push to make plant-based burgers that mimic meat — as a way to help save the planet.