Full story - December 18, 2018
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Krampus, St. Nicholas' scary sidekick, is as popular as ever. But some say he's been tamed for a modern audience.
Full episode - December 18, 2018
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The sentencing of Michael Flynn. Our take on it will examine his long military career and how he got into President Donald Trump's orbit. Also, we preview President Trump's plan B for a southern border wall. And, a young Syrian swimmer rescued migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean. The people she saved from drowning called her a hero. The Greek government now calls her a people smuggler. Those stories, and the news, today on The World.
Full story - December 17, 2018
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It's estimated that between 70 and 90 percent of doctors in Italy are "conscientious objectors" and refuse to perform abortions, even though it's been legal for 40 years.
Full story - December 17, 2018
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US officials say a 7-year-old’s death is an example of risks migrants take when crossing the US border. But the girl died in US custody.
Full story - December 17, 2018
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Roe v. Wade made abortion legal in the US. But legal and accessible — that's not always the same thing. Some states are passing legislation aimed at restricting abortion. The latest is in Ohio, where two bills to limit abortion just landed on the governor's desk. And that has some women in need turning to an unconventional place: the internet.
Full story - December 17, 2018
A man wearing googles holds up a sign that says "stop fossil fuel! there is no border in the sky!"
Negotiators created rules to help the world meet the goals of the Paris Agreement. But the UN climate chief still told the delegation, "Climate change is still running faster than us."
Full story - December 14, 2018
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A company wants to build a city from 'the internet up,' but locals are worried about privacy controls over personal data.
Full story - December 14, 2018
Police officers on patrol during the Notting Hill Carnival in London. Photo taken on August 27, 2018.
When The New York Times took to Twitter to ask Londoners about petty crime, they responded with a uniquely British level of gusto and sarcasm.
Full story - December 14, 2018
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Sara Mardini and her colleagues now await a decision by the judicial council about whether or not there will be a trial, and what the charges will be.

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