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December 10, 2013
PRI's The World: 12/09/2013 We take a look at the continuing protests in Ukraine, as the country's divide continues between east and west. Also, a rare glimpse into the closed-door politics of North Korea as leader Kim Jong Un has his uncle, and former mentor, arrested. Plus, a ride down one of the wildest ziplines on the planet.
PRI's The World: 12/06/2013 The passing of an icon: tributes from all over the globe are paid to Nelson Mandela from students in Cape Town to restaurant-goers in Brooklyn. Exploring Mandela's impact on education policy, the battle against AIDS, and the lessons of his actions for resolving conflicts from Nigeria to Syria.
PRI's The World: 12/05/2013 South Africa's first black president and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela has died, South Africa's president says. Mandela, 95, led South Africa's transition from white-minority rule in the 1990s, after 27 years in prison.
'Giant of history' Mandela honoured Tens of thousands join world leaders at a rainswept memorial for South Africa's Nelson Mandela, with Barack Obama hailing him a "giant of history".
First woman boss for General Motors US car giant General Motors appoints its former product development chief Mary Barra as its new CEO, making her the first female boss of a major US motor company.
Jail sentence for PIP implant boss The founder of French company PIP, which distributed defective breast implants, is sentenced to four years in prison for fraud.
PODCAST: GM picks first female CEO
Mary Barra, the current global head of product development at GM, will become chief executive in January. The Volcker Rule went public today. And, Nobel Prize in Economics winner Lars Peter Hansen discusses his work.
The NSA?s virtual spies in 'World of Warcraft' -- on a fool?s mission?
Virtual worlds already have ?bad guys? -- and company spies.
No flying cars yet, but the jetpack is almost here
A New Zealand company is building jetpacks. Yes, jetpacks.