Arwa Gunja

Takeaway Executive Producer

Arwa Gunja appears in the following:

Abused & Behind Bars

Monday, July 06, 2015

Beaten, raped and in constant fear of their lives, victims of domestic abuse often find no way out. For four victims in Missouri, they took measures to kill their abusers.

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Carli Lloyd Secures World Cup Title for U.S. Women

Monday, July 06, 2015

The U.S. Women's National Team is partying like it's 1999, after a stunning defeat over Japan to win their first World Cup victory in 16 years. 

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Policing Without Guns

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Handguns and assault rifles are completely banned in Britain, and a very small percentage of officers carry guns, something that has led to a lower number of fatal police shootings.

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Global Refugee Crisis Reaches Historic High

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The United Nations says there are roughly 60 million refugees and displaced persons worldwide—more than any other time in recorded history. 

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How The University of Phoenix Preys on Veterans

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The online graduation rate for University of Phoenix stands at just 7.3 percent, but the for-profit school has made more than $1 billion from veterans in the last five years.

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For-Profit Schools Eat Taxpayer Money & Give Vets Questionable Education

Friday, June 26, 2015

Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat from Illinois, has introduced legislation to prevent for-profit schools from taking advantage of veterans and taxpayer dollars. 

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The Ultimate Summer Song Revealed

Friday, June 26, 2015

We asked all of our listeners to vote for the ultimate summer anthem. The votes are in—find out who the winner is here.

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Thousands of Tips in a Manhunt to Nowhere

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Even with more than 2,000 tips from the public, investigators are still at a loss for where to find the two men who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility. 

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Vote for the Ultimate Summer Anthem

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Our friends at Soundcheck and New Sounds at WNYC are asking listeners to vote the ultimate summer anthem. Cast your ballot here—the winner will be revealed on Friday. 

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Self-Driving Trucks Take to America's Roads

Monday, June 22, 2015

Self-driving trucks are on the road. Here's how they work, and how will they affect America's 3.5 million truck drivers.

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Afghanistan: A War That is Far From Over

Monday, June 22, 2015

The United States began withdrawing combat troops from Afghanistan last year. But, just because America's presence is dwindling does not mean the war is over.

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It's Win or Go Home for Team USA at the Women's World Cup

Monday, June 22, 2015

The U.S. women's national team takes on Colombia in the Women's World Cup on Monday night. It's win or go home from here on out. 

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An App that Weeds Out Nightmare Roommates

Monday, June 22, 2015

In a city where individuals scraping by often share apartments with three or four other people, roommate horror stories are all too common. A new app seeks to change that.

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The Human Cost of America's Energy Boom

Monday, June 15, 2015

A new investigation finds that some oil and gas companies may be championing speed over safety, while avoiding responsibility when workers are killed or injured. 

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When an Internet Lynch Mob Decides You're Guilty

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Social media has the power to do great good, and to cause unimaginable harm. In the span of just a few weeks, one family experienced both. 

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The High Cost of Delayed Justice

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Before he committed suicide last weekend, Kalief Browder had become a symbol for juvenile justice reform in this country. Here's what government officials should learn from his story.

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Building an Untraceable Gun at Home

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

For $1,500, a little bit of time and tech savvy, anyone can make a fully functionally and completely untraceable AR-15 right in their home.

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Creating Safe Spaces for Transgender Kids

Monday, June 08, 2015

As young kids begin to question their gender identity, schools are determining how to best accommodate trans students.

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Relapsing For a Roof Over Your Head

Friday, June 05, 2015

In New York City, some homes for recovering drug users tell people they must relapse and re-enroll in treatment programs in order to stay in facilities. 

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The Most Cursed Sports Cities in America

Friday, June 05, 2015

We're looking at you, Cleveland. 

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