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Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for an old city that celebrated the pagan festival Saturnalia this time of year. The answer is ancient Rome. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Dan Snow, who blogs for the BBC History Magazine, about Saturnalia.

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Mexican Mennonites

The northern Mexican State of Chihuahua is one of Mexico's most violent. But Christian Mennonites, who above all are pacifists, are also a part of the state's tapestry. The World's Lorne Matalon traveled to Chihuahua to meet some of them.

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Coquito Masters

You might say that coquito is the Puerto Rican version of eggnog. Coquito connoisseurs gathered in New York to compete in the annual Coquito Masters contest. Marco Werman talks with Debbie Quinones is the founder of the International Coquito Federation.

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Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for a French economic center that's home to a new hotel where people can live like hamsters. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from one of the hotel's owners.

Global Politics

Global Hit

Correspondent Betto Arcos tells us about Carlos Varela, a Cuban musician who is lobbying Congress to change the US travel ban to allow Cuban and American artists to travel freely to each other's countries.

Global Politics

Vote for gay marriage in Mexico City

Mexico City lawmakers voted to make their city the first in Latin America to legalize same-sex marriages. But the move has many opponents around Mexico. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Jose Carreno, a contributor to the Mexican newspaper Excelsior.