International Articles

Central New York, Community, International

SU Commemorates 30th Anniversary of Pan Am Bombing

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Click here to learn more about how Syracuse University is commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing.  Audio Transcript: MyStoryScript By Morgan Glicksman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing that killed 35 Syracuse University students returning home from a semester […]

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International, Public Safety, Weather

Inside the Lives of People Affected by the Indonesian Earthquake

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Click the play button above to learn more about the aftermath of the earthquake that hit Lombok  island. Audio Transcription: Earthquake in Lombok By Ashtyn Hiron LOMBOK, INDONESIA. (NCC News) — Homes are ruined and people are scared after an earthquake hit Lombok island in Indonesia. This is one of two large earthquakes to hit Lombok within […]

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Central New York, Community, International, Poverty, Religion, Syracuse

Catholic Parish Helping Immigrants Feel at Home

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Click the play button above to hear Father Frederick Daley  Audio transcript: Father Frederick Daley By Jose Lara SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse’s All Saints Parish Church has been open since 2008. Father Frederick Daley has been in charge ever since. During his time there he has always looked for ideas to help immigrants feel welcome […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, International, Syracuse

Slutzker Center Interim Director Offers Help for International Students

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Click the play button above to hear Slutzker Center Interim Director George Athanas Audio transcript: George Athanas By Jose Lara SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –The Slutzker Center has been making Syracuse University international students’ lives easier for more than 50 years. The staff helps international students with different programs, resolving visa related questions, academic and social concerns, […]

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Community, Feature, International

The United Nations Marks the 30th of July as International Friendship Day

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Click here to for the audio transcript   By Malika-Budur Kalila SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—Today a lot of countries celebrate International Friendship Day. This day is designed to foster friendship and diversity. The date aims to bridge the gap between differences in order to advance understanding, tolerance and solidarity. The United Nations proclaimed this day in […]

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Government, International, Politics

President Trump Postpones his Upcoming Meeting with Vladimir Putin

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Click here for the audio transcript   By Malika-Budur Kalila SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—President Donald Trump postponed his planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin until October 2019. National Security Adviser John Bolton said the meeting will take place after the investigation into Trump’s ties with Russia is over. Brian Taylor is a Russian politics expert […]

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Community, Education, International, Syracuse

Students Attend Syracuse University From All Over the World

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Click the Play button above to learn more about Malika Kalila and other international students at Syracuse University, Audio Transcript: International Students – Dallas Jackson  By Dallas Jackson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Thousands of students from all over the world leave their home countries to attend colleges in the United States. Syracuse University has students and […]

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Business, Food, International, Syracuse

President Trump’s Tariff on Chinese Imports Hurts a local Business in Syracuse

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Learn more about the tariff on Chinese imports By Malika-Budur Kalila SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—The world’s two largest economies are experiencing a trade war, after President Trump imposes a 34-billion-dollar tariff on Chinese imports.  Asian Food Market is a local store in Syracuse that brings 40 percent of its goods from China. Quin Li, a manager […]

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Crime, Feature, History, International, Syracuse

Syracuse University Students Address Japanese Military Sexual Slavery During World War II

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Click play to learn more about what the Japanese Military Sexual Slavery was. Audio Transcript: Lee_longformat_Homecoming By Jonathan Lee SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A dozen South Korean students at Syracuse University conducted a fundraiser on April 12 to raise awareness on the forced sexual slavery during World War II by the Imperial Japanese Army in occupied […]

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Community, International

A New American Forum Aims To Collectively Hear Immigrant Voices

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Click to hear Jay Subedi’s story of struggling as a refugee from Bhutan to a successful leader of immigrant communities in America. Audio Transcript: Refugee Empowerment By Payton May SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Leaders of several ethnic communities are coming together to form the New American Forum, a group to collectively represent the voices of immigrants […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Education, International, Jobs

The Gender Pay Gap Exists Prominently In The News Industry

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Click the Play button above to find out about the gender pay gap within news industries across the country and the world. Audio Transcript: Stahl_Gender Pay Gap By Shoshana Stahl SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Pay inequality amongst genders is woven into almost all industries across the country. The gender pay gap is a systematic issue that […]

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Community, Feature, Government, History, International, Politics

North and South Korea to Discuss Ending Korean War in Upcoming Summit

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Click play to learn more about what South Korean students think about ending the war. Audio Transcript: Lee_KoreaPeaceTreaty_180423 By Jonathan Lee SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A 65-year-long war could come to an end in the upcoming week. South Korea government has announced plans to discuss officially ending the Korean War in the upcoming leaders’ summit […]

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International, Sports

Chloe Kim’s Dad Stealing the Show

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By Sean Robson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Overnight Chloe Kim became an internet sensation after taking home the gold medal in the women’s halfpipe. Kim made it clear that she liked ice cream and churros by tweeting mid-competition but the rest of world quickly found out how the opportunity even came to be. Her dad […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Feature, International, Syracuse, Technology

Syracuse Locals, University Students React to New iPhone X Release

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Global technology superpower Apple released its newest addition to the smartphone family last Friday and local Syracuse fans reacted with both enthusiasm and restraint. Not long after the release of the iPhone 8, Apple gave way to the iPhone X in celebration of the company’s tenth anniversary. About […]

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