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March 17, 2014
PRI's The World: 3/14/14 The US and Europe keep pressing to delay Sunday's Crimean referendum on joining Russia. Also, how our driving habits have changed -- or not -- in the 40 years since the Arab Oil Embargo jolted American wallets. Plus, the six-piece Marine Corps Jazz ensemble performs live in The World's studios.
PRI's The World: 3/13/14 The Syrian War, now three years on, has left thousands of Syrians dead or displaced. How did Syria come to this? Also, what changes were made to America's energy use after the Arab Oil Embargo ended 40 years ago this month? Plus, an Israeli musician reclaims his Arabic roots.
PRI's The World: 3/12/14 The protests in Venezuela continue, we hear from a Venezuelans student who says students are taking the lead in anti-government protests. Then we'll give you a recipe for fish burgers. But not just any fish ? invasive Asian carp that are threatening the Great Lakes. And we check in on the state of affairs for disabled people in Russia, in light of the country hosting the Paralympic Games.
'Independent' Crimea in Russia bid Crimea's parliament declares the region's independence and formally applies to join Russia, a day after a referendum approves leaving Ukraine.
Australia leads plane south search Australia will control the "southern vector" search for the missing Malaysian plane, PM Tony Abbott says, amid scrutiny of cockpit communications.
Navy Seals board rogue Libya tanker US Navy Seals have taken control of a tanker full of oil loaded from a rebel-held port in Libya, officials say.
The meta-convention: a trade show for trade shows
The trade show and convention industry has bounced back from the recession.
Weekly Wrap: Hurray for Washington?
Nela Richardson and Sudeep Reddy talk about what happened this week, economy-wise, and why.
For-profit colleges and concerns over 'gainful employment'
A look at the numbers behind the Gainful Employment Rule and its potential impact on the industry.