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Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

Hip hop artist Joaquin Santos is from San Diego but he has strong family ties to El Salvador. His solo album, Salva Vida, tackles the social, political and economic problems plaguing the Central American nation.

Global Politics

Spain's bailout plan

Spain's construction industry has been hit hard by the country's economic downtown. Now the socialist government there has unveiled a 15-billion dollar economic rescue plan to help get people back on the payroll.

Arts, Culture & Media

Soundtrack for human rights

Anchor Marco Werman tells us the story behind the song "The Price of Silence." It was produced for today's commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights. But some artists didn't feel free to participate.

Conflict & Justice

Longtime anti-nuclear activist

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with cardiologist Bernard Lown. Dr. Lown won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1985 for his work against nuclear proliferation. He's written a new book -- "Prescription for Survival: A Doctor's Journey to End Nuclear Madness."