Morning Edition for November 8, 2017 Hear the Morning Edition program for November 8, 2017

U.S. steak is sold among cuts of beef from Australia and New Zealand. Because the U.S. lacks a free trade agreement with China, its beef is expensive in China. As a result, it doesn't sell as well as beef from competing markets. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Rob Schmitz/NPR

Parallels

Shaky U.S.-China Trade Relationship Will Top Trump's Agenda In Beijing

Many U.S. businesses say they're treated unfairly in China. And there are concerns about Chinese acquisitions of U.S. companies.

Venus Trampique
Saturn Trampique
Remind Me (Nujabes Tribute) Side Effekt
Waltz for Life -Song for Children- Uyama Hiroto

Several thousand Italians marched in an anti-migrant rally in Rome in October. Sylvia Poggioli/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Sylvia Poggioli/NPR

In Italy, Right-Wing Politicians Set Their Sights On Parliament

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/560874794/562721451" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Pure & Easy The Dining Rooms
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Pure & Easy
Album
Numero Deux
Artist
The Dining Rooms

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Sei Tu The Dining Rooms
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Sei Tu
Album
Numero Deux
Artist
The Dining Rooms

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Black Balloons Local Natives

President Trump, shown speaking to reporters at the White House, has called the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act a "ridiculous" law. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Trump Used To Disparage An Anti-Bribery Law; Will He Enforce It Now?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/561059555/562721457" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
When the Body Arms and Sleepers
Which Ways (Instrumental) Arms and Sleepers

An organic market on Boulevard des Batignolles in Paris. Patrick Escudero/Getty Images/Hemis.fr RM hide caption

toggle caption
Patrick Escudero/Getty Images/Hemis.fr RM

'A Taste Of Paris': How The City Of Light Became The City Of Food

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/556921704/562721463" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Voix Sereines Alcest
La Nuit Marche Avec Moi Alcest

U.S. steak is sold among cuts of beef from Australia and New Zealand. Because the U.S. lacks a free trade agreement with China, its beef is expensive in China. As a result, it doesn't sell as well as beef from competing markets. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Rob Schmitz/NPR

Shaky U.S.-China Trade Relationship Will Top Trump's Agenda In Beijing

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/562520694/562721469" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Slowmotion Falling Stèv feat. Jhon Montoya
Scattered Dreams / Dense Water Stèv
Latitude (Remix) Nujabes feat. Five Deez
Beyond Dialogue Portico Quartet
Rushing Portico Quartet
Boreal Forest Mammal Hands
Living Frost Mammal Hands
Eastynato Daniel Szabo
Days Balmorhea
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Days
Album
Stranger
Artist
Balmorhea

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Dived Balmorhea
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Dived
Album
Stranger
Artist
Balmorhea

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Minor Piano Keys Iron and Wine