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November 21, 2014

Encounter

Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, public policy, or academia discuss and debate a critical issue in the news, bringing depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us. Issues that affect our lives and global stability are debated in a free-wheeling, unscripted discussion of fact and opinion.


November 21, 2014

African Music Mix

On African Music Mix from N’dombolo to Benga to African Hip Hop, you’ll find the best mix of pan-African music by artists from East, West, North, South, and Central Africa, as well as the islands, drawing from VOA’s archive of over 15,000 African songs.


November 21, 2014

Issues in the News

Moderator David Rennie, Lexington Columnist for The Economist, Hilary Krieger, Deputy White House Editor at Politico, and Tom DeFrank, Contributing Editor to National Journal discuss President Obama in Asia and the climate deal with China, how will having a Republican Senate and House affect US foreign policy, is Bashar al-Assad winning in Syria, and new Ebola cases in Africa.
 


November 21, 2014

Why Do Professional Athletes and Peformers 'Choke' Under Pressure

Have you ever wondered why your favorite basketball player wasn't able to make that crucial shot or why that talented football player missed a goal he should have made? Today on our One on One Segment Dr. Vickrum Chib will tell us what he and his colleagues at Caltech found out about why talented athletes fail to perform well under pressure. Other Stories we Have… We'll hear about the research findings by an American geologist and his team that may make it possible to forecast how strong an earthquake may be. Researchers released a study this past week that linked a warm and wet Ancient Mars with volcanic activity. Science World’s Bob Doughty will tell us more. The WHO is launching two initiatives to stimulate the development of better and faster Ebola diagnostic tests for use in heavily disease-infected West African countries. Street lights, buildings, signs and cars all block out any chance to get a good look at the stars. We’ll hear about the efforts of one group that wants to dim the lights for people's health and the health of the planet. High school and college students throughout Los Angeles have been preparing for a machine building competition that challenges their science and creativity skills, as well as their patience. We'll have these stories and more on today's edition of VOA's Science, Health and Technology magazine... Science World.


November 21, 2014

Africa News Tonight

Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent reports, interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture. Music and the popular sports segment, Sonny Side of Sports, round out the show.


November 21, 2014

Sonny Side of Sports

VOA's Sonny Young brings you the latest sports news and trends as well as questions and comments from sports fans around Africa and the world.


November 21, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


November 21, 2014

Sonny Side of Sports

VOA's Sonny Young brings you the latest sports news and trends as well as questions and comments from sports fans around Africa and the world.


November 21, 2014

South Sudan In Focus

South Sudan in Focus is a 30-minute weekday English-language broadcast/internet program covering rapidly changing developments in the new nation of South Sudan and the region.


November 21, 2014

Border Crossings

VOA’s live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London.


November 21, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


November 21, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


November 21, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


November 21, 2014

African Music Mix

On African Music Mix from N’dombolo to Benga to African Hip Hop, you’ll find the best mix of pan-African music by artists from East, West, North, South, and Central Africa, as well as the islands, drawing from VOA’s archive of over 15,000 African songs.


November 21, 2014

African Beat

African Beat showcases the latest and the greatest of contemporary African music and conversation. From Benga to Juju, Hip Life to Bongo Flava, Bubu to Soukous and more, host David Vandy has his finger on the pulse of the hottest African music and related issues today.


November 21, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


November 21, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


November 20, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


November 20, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


November 20, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.

Feature Story

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, left, talks with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Nov. 21, 2014.

Photogallery Biden Condemns Russian 'Aggression' During Visit to Ukraine

During Kyiv visit, US vice president urges Russian leader to follow September peace deal by adhering to cease-fire, removing military forces More