FROM Tyler Hamilton
Off-Line Nuclear Reactor Delays Cancer Tests around the World A nuclear reactor in Canada supplies all of the isotope used for diagnosing and treating cancer in the US and the rest of North America. On November 18, the National Reserach Universal Reactor was closed for five days of routine maintenance, but it won't be fired up again until the middle of next month. Tyler Hamilton reports for the Toronto Star .
Trump's 'America First' goes missing abroad In the Middle East, President Trump is changing some policies of the Obama Administration—and reversing his own campaign attacks on Islam as a religion that "hates us." We hear about his visit to Saudi Arabia and what's at stake for the rest of his foreign excursion.
Who's to blame for the opioid crisis? Some of the lawyers who took on Big Tobacco are now going after Big Pharma. It’s all about the deadly epidemic of opioid use. Are the drug companies to blame? What about the users? Later, on today’s Talking Point: making sense of Britain’s upset election.