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Not enough time

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Simon Chapple, editor of a report released today by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, that looked at what people in 18 nations do with their time - and how much of it is spent on leisure activities.

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Geo answer

Today's Geo Quiz sent us in search of a European country whose borders are shifting as a result of climate change. The answer is Italy. Anchor Lisa Mullins explains why.

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Global Hit

Anchor Lisa Mullins plays a song from the new album by Louisiana-Acadian musician Zachary Richard. The song is a duet with Celine Dion. The two met in Quebec City last summer at the city's 400th anniversary celebration.

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Geo answer

Today's Geo Quiz asked you to name the first international person honored with a ticker tape parade in New York City. The answer is Joseph Joffre, a military leader from France, who was honored with a parade in May 1917. The World's Alex Gallafent went looking for parade markers on the sidewalks of Lower Manhattan.

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Global Hit

The World's Marco Werman introduces us to Portuguese pop-rockers Cla. Their music doesn't sound like Portugal's traditional fado music. But the sentimental impulse is there.