2:36pm

Mon March 10, 2014
Station News & Events

News of Passengers with Stolen Passports on Missing Flight on The World for 3-10-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

The mystery of what's happened to the missing Malaysian Airlines plane is made even more intriguing by news that there were passengers on board travelling on stolen passports. We'll sort out the facts from the speculation.

"Unpleasant" and "out of date." That's how expectant mothers in Russia describe maternity hospitals there. Julia Barton has that story in the next instalment of our Ninth Month series about pregnancy and childbirth around the world.

Also today, a portrait of a firefighter from Denver and his cadaver-sniffing dog, volunteering in Tacloban. They're still turning up bodies months after the storm.

By now many of you have probably seen the TV ad for the Cadillac that's gone viral. The one where the American guy starts out questioning how hard he works? Then indirectly thumbs his nose at Europeans and their short work-weeks and long summer vacations? We'll hear how it's going down in Europe.