Daily Edition Archive

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PRI's The World: 5/19/14

May 19, 2014

The US charges five members of the Chinese military with cyber-espionage. And, we try to pick up the pieces in the middle of Syria's civil war. We hear from two besieged cities: Homs and Damascus. Plus, why Russia's alphabet may be shrinking, by one letter.

PRI's The World: 5/16/14

May 16, 2014

Dramatic election results in India on Friday. How do Indian Americans view the big changes there? And will India's foreign policy change as a result? Plus, Toyota pulls up roots in Torrance, California and heads for Texas. We take a look back at Toyota's history in southern California. And, we find out what gallery-goers in Moscow think about an American's photographs of New Orleans.

PRI's The World: 5/15/14

May 15, 2014

President Obama toured the new September 11th museum on Thursday. The creation of the memorial has a tangled history and it aims to commemorate and educate at the same time. Also, the abrupt exit of New York Times editor Jill Abramson came on the same day the top editor at the French daily Le Monde, also a woman, resigned from her job. Plus, a new biography of Andre the Giant, the most popular professional wrestling villain of all time.

PRI's The World: 5/14/14

May 14, 2014

A deadly fire at a mine in Turkey sparks anger. Also, a look at why C-section rates in Brazil are so high. And it's Colombia, not Columbia. A campaign to get the rest of the world to spell the country's name right.

PRI's The World: 5/13/14

May 13, 2014

The father of one of the kidnapped Nigerian girls speaks out. And, just how much attention is the Nigeria story is getting? A social media expert talks about the media storm and how it could backfire. Also, climate change and wine. In England, grapes are doing well under milder weather.