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Concern for the hostages left behind

Three Americans held captive for more than five years in the jungles of Colombia have returned home, but now that they are free, the former captives are expressing concern for the people still being held hostage, as The World's Matthew Bell reports.

Global Politics

Palau envoy

Palau and other Pacific island nations aren't represented at the United Nations by their own citizens. They're represented by American lawyers and law students. The Americans are pushing the UN to act quickly on climate change.

Conflict & Justice

Ugly tourists from somewhere else

Host Lisa Mullins speaks with Timothee de Roux of the French travel website Expedia.fr., which published a survey about tourists in Europe that found that Americans are no longer considered the most obnoxious tourists traveling through Europe,