Latest Stories Tagged: disabilities

Politics

US veterans ?denied benefits'

Thousands of soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are reportedly being denied military medical benefits. Over the last few years, investigative journalist Joshua Kors has been writing about the care American servicemen and women receive.

Politics

The cost of caring for injured soldiers

More than 8 years after war in Afghanistan and 7 years of war in Iraq, the number of injured veterans from these conflicts grows. The World's Katy Clark tells us about the recent study that says the VA doesn't know what the long-term costs will be.

Conflict & Justice

How to fix Haiti's economy

In the aftermath of January's devastating earthquake there's a lot of talk about finally getting things right in Haiti, a sense that the opportunity to rebuild means the opportunity to fix what's been wrong. The World's Jeb Sharp reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Switzerland, where a new piece of technology is making life a bit easier for blind people. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Martin Mischler, a technology expert with the Swiss Union for The Blind in Zurich.