Latest Stories

Conflict & Justice

Greece in turmoil

Protesters and strikers were out in the streets of Athens as Greece coped with a fifth straight day of unrest. Journalist Maria Margaronis talks to anchor Marco Werman about why young people in Greece feel alienated and betrayed by their government.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer and global hit

The answer to our Geo Quiz today is Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and the big island of Hawaii. These are Hawaiian Islands where Koa trees grow. Koa wood is used to build some of the world's finest ukuleles. Jake Shimabukoro is a versatile master of the ukulele. He performs on his curly Koa wood ukulele for anchor Lisa Mullins in today's Global Hit.

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the three "range" states of the endangered mountain gorilla -- Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Jamie Kemsey of the International Gorilla Conservation Program in Rwanda.

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.