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Watching The World Cup At The United Nations

Morning Edition

02:30 min | 4 years ago

Watching The World Cup At The United Nations

"Hss dot edu it's morning edition on wnyc i'm richard hake soccer or football is the world's game and no event draws more is than the world cup so what better place to watch this international sports well we sent wnyc's zoe azoulay to the world's meeting room on the first day of the world cup russian ambassador to the united nations faciliate venezia hold his team jersey over his work through and addressed his colleagues i would like to say thank you very much at the u n the world cup is an event the games are broadcast in the delegates lounge which is like the fanciest work cafeteria you've ever seen decorated with priceless art from all over the world if it matches happening during work you can bet that you and officials are scurrying to catch some action between meetings here's permanent representative of denmark eve peterson just get the meeting but all my stuff but they said yes go get them so it was okay you in officials see the world cup as an extension of their job it's diplomacy play like mexican embassador gomez camacho marriage on the world cup because both idea or issue this objective to work together to solve issues challenges on sports also plays a very important role in the last world cup in two thousand fourteen the games were later in the day and the staff went whole hog serving themed cocktails but now watching these morning broadcast from russia it's mostly coffee except for some like this brazilian delegate who managed to find a beer at eleven am resilience cannot see the football game and not drinking beer mandatory technically in brazil it's twelve o'clock so are good at the un there's a tension between being diplomatic and overly nationalistic or as the first deputy to the russian ambassador dmitri plant ski puts it childlike and serious children inside the especially with the russians crowd crowd still working at the united nations that serious people when it's all over the russian and saudi arabian delegations congratulate each other we gave you that one grounds an ambassador and benziar reflects on his three nil win it'd be too many goals now i have to go and just like that it's back to work at least until the.

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Film producer Weinstein indicted for rape: New York prosecutor

Morning Edition

02:13 min | 4 years ago

Film producer Weinstein indicted for rape: New York prosecutor

"And i'm richard hake on wnyc in new york a grand jury indicted harvey weinstein for rape and for forcing a woman to perform oral sex manhattan da cyrus van says the indictment brings the disgraced movie mogul another step closer to accountability weinstein's indictment yesterday came just hours after his lawyer said he would not testify before the grand jury because there wasn't enough time to prepare him weinstein has repeatedly denied any nonconsensual sexual encounters and his attorney claims that one of the women accusing weinstein of rape was in a consensual relationship both before and after the alleged attack acting new york attorney general barbara underwood says the offices marching full steam ahead under her leadership the state's newly confirmed attorney general held her first public media event yesterday following the resignation of former attorney general eric schneiderman earlier this month in the immediate aftermath of hearing the news everyone was stunned but we very quickly look started looking forward schneiderman step down on may eight hours after news broke that he allegedly abused multiple women underwood says she will serve out the remainder of the current term and does not plan to run for election to the post in the fall just seven percent of new york city's public schools have cameras located nearby to catch speeding motorists the mayor wants to change that wnyc's zoe azoulay reports if you're driving over the speed limit in a school zone with a speed camera you'll get a ticket in the mail for fifty dollars city officials say these fines have been effective in slowing traffic nair de and wants to double the number of schools down with cameras but that decision is up to the state legislature and the deadline is this summer if all but he doesn't act hundreds of thousands of children will be endanger the mayor's office say there's bipartisan support their opponents including democratic senator sympathetic there say that speak cameras are just a way to fill government coffers we do have a forty percent chance of some showers today patchy fog this morning otherwise cloudy with a high near sixty eight degrees this is wnyc this is morning edition from npr news i'm david green and i'm rachel martin there's one question parents rarely answer truthfully.

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