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Torch in South Korea

Jason Strother reports that the Olympic torch will arrive in South Korea this weekend and human rights activists in Seoul want to use the event to focus attention on China's forced repatriation of North Korean refugees.

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Hoops Hype website

Many basketball fans hang on the words and wisdom of hoopshype.com to find out what's really going on in their sport, but not many realize that the site is run by three Spanish guys in Madrid, as The World's Gerry Hadden has their story.

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View from the stands

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Tom Fordyce in Beijing, who was in the stands for the whole four-hour opening ceremony extravaganza.

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Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Fetlar Island. Its part of the Shetland group of Islands in Scotland. And it's where the Hnefatafl, world championships are held. Host Lisa Mullins speaks with resident Peter Kelly about the ancient Norse board game.

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Afghan Olympian

Afghan athlete Rohullah Nikpai took home the bronze medal in Tae Kwon Do at last month's Beijing Olympics. It's Afghanistan's first ever Olympic medal. Now he's a national hero. Correspondent Derek Stoffel has his story.