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Geo answer

For today's geoquiz we were looking for the Baltic country that declared its independence twice in the 20th century, first from the Russian Empire, and then from the Soviet Union. That country is Latvia. And it's celebrating its National Day today. The World's David Leveille has more.

New report ranks environmental efforts

A new report was released today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and the 2008 Environmental Performance Index ranks countries for their efforts in addressing environmental issues

Alex Kurzem's storyThe Mascot

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Alex Kurzem, a Holocaust survivor who was about 5 years old and living in Russia back in 1941, when invading Nazi soldiers killed his family.

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Alex Kurzem's storyThe Mascot

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Alex Kurzem, a Holocaust survivor who was about 5 years old and living in Russia back in 1941, when invading Nazi soldiers killed his family.

New report ranks environmental efforts

A new report was released today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and the 2008 Environmental Performance Index ranks countries for their efforts in addressing environmental issues

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Alex Kurzem's storyThe Mascot

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Alex Kurzem, a Holocaust survivor who was about 5 years old and living in Russia back in 1941, when invading Nazi soldiers killed his family.

New report ranks environmental efforts

A new report was released today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and the 2008 Environmental Performance Index ranks countries for their efforts in addressing environmental issues

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