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The mid-term campaign trail

With operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States is, of course, a country at war. But that doesn't seem to be getting all that much attention in the weeks leading into the mid-term elections. The World's Jason Margolis reports from Ohio.

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Memories of massacre in Chile

37 years ago, the area near the now-famous Chilean mine was the scene of a brutal massacre set in motion by then-president General Pinochet.Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Mark Ensalaco, director of the Human Rights Program at the University of Dayton.

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Inside Hezbollah

Iranian President Ahmadinejad was on a two-day trip to Lebanon, touring its southern border. It was seen as a show of support for the militant group Hezbollah. Marco Werman talks with journalist Thanassis Cambanis, the author of �A Privilege to Die'

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Cordoba's history of tolerance

The controversial Islamic cultural center near Ground Zero in New York is to be named �Cordoba House.� The name honors the Spanish city of Cordoba. The World's Gerry Hadden went to Cordoba to explore that past, and the present.

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Face to face with Congo rapists

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Jocelyn Kelly, research coordinator for the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative. She tells anchor Lisa Mullins that many of the rapists have been soldiers since boyhood and aren't able to question orders from superior officers.

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Rabies outbreak in Bali

The US goverment has issued travel advisories for Americans visiting Bali in recent months. The concern is an outbreak of rabies. Now one woman has been working with local authorities to help control the problem. The World's Alex Gallafent has the story.

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Ahmadinejad in Lebanon

Iran's President Ahmadinejad pays a visit to Lebanon. He can expect a hero's welcome in Hezbollah strongholds but how will it play at home in Iran or in Israel? Lisa Mullins talks with Los Angeles Times Middle East correspondent Borzou Daragahi in Beirut.