The start of a new year is the time for resolutions and promises, and New York state decided to welcome 2020 with a series of bans. The state governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed almost 700 initiatives ranging from helping immigrants to protecting pets. Nina Vishneva looked into what will be banned in the state in 2020 and how New Yorkers feel about it. Anna Rice narrates her story.
Every year for the last 30 years around Christmas, United Airlines organizes what they call a fantasy flight. They take over 100 children and their families who are part of the Children’s Hospice International Network on a very special trip
Some recent U.S. foreign policy decisions and talk of withdrawing from some historic U.S. military alliances make it seem as though Americans want to back away from the global leadership role the U.S. has nurtured since World War II. But new research tells a very different story. Anna Rice has the story.
Will Russia join next year's G-7 summit? The question is being considered after U.S. President Donald Trump raised the idea ahead of the group's annual summit this week in France. The group voted to suspend Moscow's membership in 2014 after it annexed Crimea, which Russia continues to hold. Trump says it's time for them to rejoin. Anna Rice reports on whether that's likely to happen.