Last updated 12:13PM ET
March 9, 2014
PRI's The World: 03/07/2014 Carnival wraps up in Brazil this weekend. This year, some in Rio are using the parties and parades to protest government spending on the upcoming soccer World Cup. And, our Geo Quiz asks which European country recently got a new prime minister, who then named an equal number of women and men to his cabinet? Also, we catch up with Suzanne Massie, who from 1984 to 19878 advised President Ronald Reagan on the Russian world view.
PRI's The World: 03/06/2014 Crimea's parliament says it wants to split from Ukraine and join join Russia. And it's putting the issue to a vote in 10 days. Also, a look at how energy supply, demand and transport are playing into the geo-politics of the current crisis in Ukraine. Plus, the State Department has confirmed that the movements of Syria's ambassador to the United Nations are restricted to a 25-mile radius.
PRI's The World: 03/05/2014 The crisis in Ukraine causes a high school in Canada to call off its annual trip that's been part of a long running exchange program. And what happens when hip-hop collides with the war on terrorism? Also, the upside of failure: a new exhibit in Dublin showcases spectacular human failures that ultimately led to great success.
Missing plane 'may have turned back' Radar signals show a Malaysia Airlines plane missing for more than 24 hours with 239 people on board may have turned back, officials say.
Ukraine activists attacked in Crimea Pro-Russian groups beat up pro-Ukrainian activists at a rally in Crimea amid high tension ahead of next Sunday's secession referendum.
Iran sees nuclear deal 'in months' Iran's foreign minister tells the visiting EU foreign policy chief a nuclear deal could come in months but Catherine Ashton stresses there is no guarantee.
Guy Kawasaki loves him a good tech bubble
The celebrated author and tech evangelist talks software, hardware, and the tech bubble scare.
The view from the ground in Simferopol
The BBC's Natalia Antelava on the mood at the Crimean markets
What partying taught Andrew W.K. about money
"Money spent on getting wasted is never wasted."