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Geo Answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the South African city of Durban. Locals there have complained that a road called Mugabe Street should be renamed to honor a South African hero instead of Zimbabwe's controversial president.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

Mexican actress and singer Ximena Sarinana makes her debut in the United States tonight. Ancor Lisa Mullins speaks to Sarinana about her success in Mexico and her next big step in the US.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Abu Dhabi, one of the United Arab Emirates. It was announced today that the Abu Dhabi Investment Council has bought a majority stake in New York's landmark Chrysler Building.

Conflict & Justice

Betancourt in the spotlight

Former hostage Ingrid Betancourt is in France, where she is the focus of much media attention; Lisa Mullins talks with Time Magazine's Paris correspondent Vivienne Walt about the French reaction to Betancourt's rescue and return.

Iranians test long-range missiles

State run media in Iran report that the country test-fired nine medium and long-range missiles, including one capable of reaching Israel, as Roxana Saberi reports from Tehran.

Rabbit slayer search

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg reports on a murder mystery gripping Germany's Ruhr Valley: someone is going around killing people's pet rabbits.

Global Politics

China urbanization series: Wangwan

China's rapid urbanization is drawing hundreds of millions of people to its cities. And that's having a profound impact on those in the villages left behind. The World's Mary Kay Magistad has the third in our series on China's urbanization.

New violence in Lebanon

New fighting in northern Lebanon has sparked worries that the violence could spread across the country, as The World's Aaron Schachter reports.