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Conflict & Justice

Britain's health care system

The World's Laura Lynch reports on Britain's National Health Service, which is often dragged into the US debate over health care reform. Critics in the United States call the system inefficient, but many Britons defend the NHS.

Global Politics

Detained in Kenya

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the lawyer of a Canadian woman who's been detained in Kenya for months. She's been charged with identity fraud because she didn't look like she did in her passport picture.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia's far east. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with David Quammen who wrote about this remote area ?where salmon rule? for this month's National Geographic.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit: Mary Hopkin

Anchor Marco Werman tells us whatever happened to the Welsh singer Mary Hopkin, who sang the big hit, �Those Were the Days� back in the 1960s. These days, she's focusing on her first love� traditional Welsh songs.