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Bush warns Obama on security

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Georgetown University security expert Bruce Hoffman about one of the statements by President Bush today at his press conference. Mr. Bush warned President-elect Obama that the biggest threat facing the United States is another terrorist attack.

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Russia set to resume gas supply

Crucial Russian gas supplies to Europe appear set to resume. That's welcome news for hundreds of thousands of Europeans who've lost heating in their homes. The World's Gerry Hadden has the latest on how the crisis was resolved.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

Australia's Whitsunday Islands are the answer to today's Geo Quiz. Tourism authorities there are looking for an island caretaker to promote tourism to the islands in and around Australia's Great Barrier Reef. The successful candidate will have to write a weekly blog to help generate a buzz and travel throughout the islands 6 months of the year.

Global Politics

The poet of Baghdad

Nabeel Yasin is a highly-acclaimed Iraqi poet who was blacklisted in his country for refusing to write poems glorifying Saddam Hussein's regime. Now he's back in his homeland where he's running for prime minister. Jeb Sharp talks with Yasin.