Full story - January 14, 2021
When a hockey coach in Newfoundland, Canada, heard a Syrian refugee boy named Yamen Bai wanted to play hockey, he put out a call for donations. A year later, Yamen is keeping up with his teammates and scoring goals.
Full story - January 14, 2021
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi gavels in the final vote of the impeachment of President Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump has been impeached for a historic second time on a single charge: “incitement of insurrection” after an angry mob of Trump loyalists violently stormed the US Capitol on Jan. 6. The Senate is expected to hold a trial, but not until after Joe Biden's Jan. 20 inauguration.
Full story - January 13, 2021
People wearing shirts with Proud Boys on them join supporters of President Donald Trump in a march Nov. 14, 2020, in Washington, DC.
David Hofmann, a professor of sociology at the University of New Brunswick, has studied the rise of white extremism in Canada. He spoke to The World’s host Marco Werman about the rise of right-wing extremism in Canada that is inspired by the US.
Full episode - January 13, 2021
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is shown wearing a dark suit and a face mask while walking in the halls of Capitol Hill.
Donald Trump was impeached for a second time Wednesday as the House of Representatives debated whether to remove the US president. And, Canadian authorities are considering designating the Proud Boys, a right-wing extremist group founded by a Canadian, as a terrorist organization in the wake of the crisis at the US Capitol. Also, the European Union's Food Safety Authority said on Wednesday that mealworms are safe for human consumption.
Full story - January 13, 2021
An angry mob storms the US Capitol building.
J.M. Berger, author of the book, "Extremism," says his most urgent question is how and where the large and radicalized community of extremists in the US will act next, pointing out that 15%-30% of Americans identify as white nationalists.
Full story - January 13, 2021
View of the mass grave at the Bon Secours mother-and-baby Home, Tuam County Galway Republic of Ireland.
The apologies follow a five-year investigation that found an “appalling level of infant mortality” in the institutions. 
Full story - January 13, 2021
US President Donald Trump faces a black and white striped wall.
The US House of Representatives is expected on Wednesday to vote to impeach President Donald Trump, as a growing number of both Democrats and Republicans share concern that the president poses a threat to national security after he incited a violent mob to storm the Capitol on Jan. 6.
Full episode - January 12, 2021
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is shown in the distance framed by a doorway and wearing a suit with a face mask on.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced that Cuba will be re-designated a state sponsor of terrorism. And, on Thursday, millions of Ugandans will go to the polls to vote for president in an election that has been marked by violence and the arrest of opposition figures. Also, so-called “‘edible public spaces” can come in a lot of different shapes and sizes, ranging from a community garden to a 5-acre forest to a citrus tree on the side of a road.
Full story - January 12, 2021
A health worker gives an injection to a mock patient during a coronavirus vaccine drill in Bali, Indonesia.
Expanding vaccine access helps China reframe the narrative of the pandemic and improve China’s image, said Yangzhong Huang, a senior fellow for global health at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Full story - January 12, 2021
Adela Diaz says the coronavirus pandemic has brought new urgency to her college major in public health.
Adela Diaz, an 18-year-old Latina, recalled a tense night on Nov. 3, after she voted in her first US presidential election.

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