The Heat

October 10, 2020

The Heat: did the U.S. overthrow Evo Morales?

New and alarming questions over last year’s Bolivian election that led to the fall of former President Evo Morales. A recent investigation suggests flaws in the audit that accused Morales of rigging the vote. Was he the victim of a coup?

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October 1, 2020

The Heat: U.S. Presidential Debate

Trailing in the polls, the president plowed through the debate rules, interrupting both the moderator and his opponent in an aggressive attempt to win new voters and solidify his base.

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September 30, 2020

The Heat: Yemen Crisis

The Yemeni government and Houthi rebels agree to the largest prisoner exchange since the conflict in Yemen began. Is an end to the brutal war in sight?

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September 25, 2020

The Heat: Brexit Controversy

The controversy over Brexit is back. Why does the United Kingdom want to tear up parts of an international agreement with the European Union?

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September 25, 2020

The Heat: UN General Debate

U.S. and China showing very different approaches to world diplomacy on the first day of ​this year’s United Nations General Debate.

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September 22, 2020

The Heat: Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Remembering an American icon. United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has passed away at the age of 87. We take a look back at her life, legacy and the political fallout from her death.

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September 15, 2020

The Heat: China-EU summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and leaders of the European Union meet for a second round of talks aimed at boosting trade and investment. Is the Asian economic powerhouse pivoting towards Europe?

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September 9, 2020

The Heat: Divide in the U.S. Economy

Wall Street has proven resilient in the face of a pandemic, while ‘Main Street’ has suffered considerably, with businesses closing and people losing jobs. We will take a look at this disconnect in the U.S. economy.

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September 5, 2020

The Heat: 2020 Presidential Race

President Trump strongly denies a report that claims he insulted American marines killed in action.
How the latest controversy could impact the 2020 presidential election.

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September 4, 2020

The Heat: Global food security

President Xi tells the Chinese people to clean their plates in an effort to reduce food waste.  Plus, we take a look at how India and countries in Africa are dealing with threats to food security.

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September 1, 2020

The Heat: U.S. Voting Rights

In the race for the White House, U.S. President Donald Trump casts doubt on the U.S. electoral process, claiming mail-in votes would be fraudulent.

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August 28, 2020

The Heat: COVID-19 in the U.S.

The number of new coronavirus cases in the United States fell for the fifth straight week. Could this be a turning point in the fight against the global pandemic?

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August 27, 2020

The Heat: China-U.S. ties

China and the United States say they’re making progress on trade, despite ongoing tensions. Can the world’s two largest economies set aside their differences?

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August 21, 2020

The Heat: Lebanon crisis

Picking up the pieces. Two weeks after a deadly explosion rocked the capital Beirut, the Lebanese people are struggling to rebuild their city.

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August 18, 2020

The Heat: U.S.-China Trade

Despite escalating diplomatic and political tensions between the United States and China, both sides remain committed to a trade deal.

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