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  • News about a kidnapped girl in Nigeria starts off our show this Thursday. I'm Carl Azuz. In 2014, a terrorist

  • group called Boko Haram kidnapped as many as 276 girls from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria.

  • At least 57 girls were able to escape soon afterward, more than 200 are still missing. Well, another of

  • the kidnapped girls is now free and safe. But there are different accounts about how this happened.

  • A witness who is on patrol with a vigilant group that fights Boko Haram says the girl just wondered out

  • of the Sambisa Forest and asked for help. She was with a baby and a man who identified himself

  • as her husband and said he'd been kidnapped by Boko Haram on a separate occasion. The witness

  • says the girl has been reunited with her mother. But Nigerian officials say government troops who

  • were working with the vigilantes rescued the girl and that a man she was with is a suspected Boko Haram

  • terrorist. The military says they're all getting medical attention and screening.

  • Next today, there's a vote coming up in Britain that could change the make up of the European Union.

  • On June 23rd, Britons will go to the polls to decide whether to stay part of the 28-nation alliance or

  • to exit from the E.U. and try to negotiate a new trade deal with the association. Before we get into

  • the debate over this, here's an overview of the E.U.

  • What is the E.U.? The European Union is a group of countries that work together to create a single market,

  • to allow goods, capital, services and people to move between the member states, as long as they follow

  • the rules and they pay the entry fee. But we're getting ahead of ourselves. To start this story, we need to

  • go right back to the end of World War II. After six years of fighting, Europe was disseminated. Economies

  • were collapsing and mistrust was rife as old enemies face the prospect of recreating trade ties. France and

  • previous occupiers Germany faced the difficult task of creating a unity for profit. So, they started talking,

  • mainly about steel and coal.

  • In 1951, a total of six countries, France, Belgium, West Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands

  • reached their first accord by uniting the steel and coal industries, creating the European Coal and

  • Steel Community, or the ECSC. They later introduce the European Economic Community,

  • EEC, in 1958. These two organizations are seen as the origin of the modern European Union,

  • that wouldn't adopt its new name until 1993. More than six decades later, the European Union

  • now represents more than half a billion people across 28 countries and with a common currency,

  • the euro, which generates an estimated 14 trillion euros in GDP per year. The premise: countries

  • who are economically linked are less likely to have conflicts.

  • But it isn't a totally happy marriage for many countries. As some are affected differently by world events,

  • there had been arguments over financial regulations, bailouts and different approaches to migration.

  • This has given rise to anti-E.U. parties across Europe, with many calling for their countries to withdraw

  • from arguably the world's most powerful union.

  • British Prime Minister David Cameron does not want that to happen. He has said in the past

  • that he believes the United Kingdom could thrive outside the E.U., but he's now warning there

  • could be consequences to leaving -- that prices could go up in the U.K., that jobs could be threatened,

  • and that the stability of Europe would be at risk. Prime Minister Cameron named a rival leader

  • and a terrorist leader as people who might support a British exit.

  • Who would be happy if we left? Putin might be happy. Al-Baghdadi might be happy.

  • But our friends around the world are giving us a very clear message by saying it's all up to you.

  • It is your sovereign choice. But our friends in Australia and New Zealand and America and

  • all around the world, and all around Europe, they're saying, it's all up to you, it's all your choice,

  • but we like you to stay. We think it's good for us and it's good for you.

  • So, what does the opposition say about a possible British exit from the E.U.? Well, more than 300

  • businesses recently signed a letter in support of leaving. It said that Britain could be more competitive

  • and that more jobs could be created if the country were to leave. Those who want to exit also say

  • that Britain will have more control over its immigration policy, security and independence.

  • All of these points are debated by supporters and opposers of a British exit.

  • She is likely to be the Democratic nominee, barring something none of us can see right now.

  • Then-Senator Clinton beat then-Senator Obama by more than 30 points,

  • 35 points there in Kentucky back in 2008.

  • Bernie Sanders has a lead of 625 votes.

  • This has been switching back and forth over the last hour and Hillary Clinton now ahead.

  • Are you ready to declare a winner with 99 percent of the votes in?

  • Based on the unofficial vote totals that we are seeing, Hillary Clinton will

  • be the unofficial nominee on behalf of the Democratic Party.

  • A win is a win, you're right, Wolf. But it's still -- it's going to continue to fuel

  • the Bernie Sanders energy that he is still going to get a fair number of delegates.

  • It appears tonight that we're going to end up with about half of the delegates from Kentucky.

  • OK. That was a quick look of how things look for U.S. Democratic presidential candidates

  • during this week's nominating contests in the state of Kentucky. It was very narrow win

  • for the Democrats' frontrunner, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. But because her party rival,

  • Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, came in such a close second place, losing by only half a percentage point,

  • he picked up almost as many delegates and Senator Sanders' campaign is considering asking for

  • a recount in Kentucky. Oregon also held nominating contests on Tuesday. Sanders won in that state

  • with 56 percent of the vote to Secretary Clinton's 44 percent.

  • Here's how the delegate count currently looks for the Democrats. Clinton has 1,774 pledged

  • delegates and 521 superdelegates. Sanders has 1,482 pledged delegates and 41 superdelegates.

  • A Democrat needs 2,383 total delegates to clinch the party nomination. On the Republican side,

  • businessman Donald Trump is running unopposed. He is the presumptive nominee and his win in

  • Oregon on Tuesday puts him 62 total delegates away from officially clinching the Republican nomination.

  • Our producers use each day's transcript page at CNNStudentNews.com to

  • find "Roll Call" schools. On Wednesday's transcript, we found Marian Middle School.

  • They're watching from the nation of India in the city of Bangalore. Next to the U.S. East Coast,

  • where the Redcoats are watching from Berlin High School. It's in Berlin, the center of Connecticut.

  • And in southern Georgia, we make a stop in the city of Hahira where the Vikings are watching at

  • Hahira Middle School. If dogs could speak, well, some would have bigger vocabularies than others.

  • There's a project at Georgia Tech University that fits dogs with a special vest. The vest has

  • a number of sensors on it. And the dogs are trained to bite or pull or touch one of the sensors

  • with their noses and then that particular sensor triggers a voice that speaks what's going on.

  • There could be applications for guide dogs, hearing dogs, search and rescue dogs that could use

  • a signal to point out a specific problem. But what is the training process looks like.

  • Teaching dogs to speak.

  • We're developing a technology that allows dogs to create message. This research is really about

  • allowing dogs to talk. One of my very best researchers is my border collie Sky. Hey, buddy.

  • He can say anything we give him the capability to say, so he can tell me the difference between

  • what toys I'm holding. What's this?

  • That is a ball.

  • He can tell the difference between what sound he just heard.

  • I hear the doorbell.

  • He can summon help with a medical alert vest. We put the vest on him. I showed it to him once and

  • in 27 seconds later, he knew how to activate the sensor. The longest that any of our dogs to

  • understand the technology was 28 minutes. Any dog that's trainable would be able to

  • do this kind of activation because they are based on things that dogs naturally do.

  • Before we go, pandas versus zookeeper. The worker at this panda breeding facility in China was just

  • trying to clean up. But like two unruly toddlers, the pandas teamed up to keep the mess messy,

  • and the basket of leaves had no chance. Fortunately for the zookeeper, these are just panda cubs

  • and she's able to just scoop them up at one point and relocate them. But forget about this, when they

  • grow up and weigh 200 pounds each, then they'll truly be beast of bear-den, leaving caretakers or beartakers

  • bamboozled with their pandamonious pantics and pandazzling shanpandigans that may obstrepandarous

  • but are anything but pandantic. I'm Carl Azuz and I'm glad I got through that.

News about a kidnapped girl in Nigeria starts off our show this Thursday. I'm Carl Azuz. In 2014, a terrorist

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