Anchor Marco Werman speaks with The World's Clark Boyd in Brussels, who's on hand to witness the completion of the first international flight of a solar-powered aircraft. The plane took off from Switzlerand earlier today.
With funding tight and a desire to innovate in digital, Public Radio International has agreed to be acquired by WGBH, in an effort to have greater scale and greater impact. PRI will remain operationally independent, but an affiliated company of WGBH.
In our Global Hit today is from a Spanish singer who was thought to be a flash in the pan after her successful first recording. But as The World's Marco Werman tells us, some pop stars work better when they take the time to create.