Global Politics

Olympic package

The World's Katy Clark reports on past instances when politics intruded on the Olympic Games; some activists would like to see a boycott of the Beijing Olympics that China will host in August.


China's approach to sports

In just over two weeks, Beijing hosts the Olympic Games, and The World's Mary Kay Magistad looks at how China's approach to sports and physical activity is different from that of many Western countries.

Conflict & Justice

China sticks to relay plan

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports that Chinese officials and the head of the International Olympic Committee today said that the Olympic torch relay will proceed as planned despite the protests that have caused major disruptions along the route.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Martin Atock, managing director of Peden Bloodstock, the company in charge of transporting more than 200 horses from 48 countries to China's Olympic equestrian venue, Hong Kong is the venue and the answer to our Geo Quiz today.