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Arts, Culture & Media

Marcel Marceau auction

The legacy of Marcel Marceau is on auction in Paris. Hundreds of items once owned by the legendary French mime are being sold by his family to pay off debts he accumulated before his death in 2007. Genevieve Oger reports from Paris.

Politics

One Spanish town's recession

In Spain, the economic crisis is hitting small towns particularly hard. Now, basic public services such as trash pick-up are going neglected in places such as the village of Collbato, in northeast Spain. The World's Gerry Hadden has the story.

Politics

Ways to revive Greek economy

What will it take to revive the Greek economy? The government can cut spending and catch tax cheats, but it will also need to jump start the economy. The World's Gerry Hadden brings us the story.

Politics

Paying a lot more for college in the UK

Britain's new government is trying to rein in spending, and the cuts are expected to be painful. The World's Laura Lynch reports that one thing the government is considering is a plan to charge British students a lot more for college tuition.

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Taxing witchcraft

In the Geo Quiz we're looking for a European country where a new tax is causing a stir. It targets some self-employed workers who didn't pay taxes in the past. These include astrologers and witches. And they're not happy about a tax on their ancient arts.