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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Quiz Answer

Today's Geo Quiz asked you to name the country with the most nuclear fallout shelter space per citizen. The answer is Switzerland. Now tourists can get a taste of life inside one of these shelters in the form of the the Null Stern Hotel.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

For today's Global Hit, we hear from Emmanuel Gardiner, whose family left Liberia for the United States after a coup in 1980. Among his most treasured possessions was Michael Jackson's album ?Off the Wall.?

Global Politics

When Mr. Obama met Mr. Medvedev

President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev announced agreements on goals for nuclear weapons cuts and transit rights for US planes. They also talked about finding common ground and reducing their differences. Jeb Sharp reports.

Global Politics

British spy agency's Facebook blunder

Eyebrows raised when Shelley Sawers posted on Facebook photos of where she and her husband live and the names of relatives. Why? Lady Sawers is the wife of the head of MI6. Lisa Mullins talks with Sarah Lyall, London correspondent for the New York Times.

Conflict & Justice

Unrest in western China

Ethnic tensions and a government crackdown in western China have left more than 150 people dead and hundreds more injured. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on what led to the violence between ethnic Uighurs and Han Chinese in western China.

Global Politics

Robert McNamara dies

The World's Jason Margolis has this look back at former Secretary of State Robert McNamara, who died today at the age of 93. McNamara served under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, and came to be vilified for his role in escalating the war in Vietnam.