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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answers to today's Geo Quiz are the singer Umm Kulthoum, and Egypt, her native country. Christie's Auction House in Dubai will soon auction off a pearl necklace that once belonged to the singer. Anchor Lisa Mullins finds out more from David Warren, head of jewelry for Christie's in Dubai.

Global Politics

Cease-fire talks

The World's Quil Lawrence has the latest on the truce talks underway in Cairo, Egypt. Egyptian mediators there are trying to hammer out a cease-fire agreement between Hamas and Israel and end the bloodshed in Gaza.

Global Politics

Text messaging the Obama speech

Anchor Lisa Mullins explains that President Obama isn't just making a speech tomorrow to the Muslim world. He's also sending out text messages about the speech -- in a host of languages, including English, Arabic, Urdu, and Persian.

Conflict & Justice

Egypt's military rule

Egypt's vice president Omar Suleiman said today the country's Armed Forces Council will now Egypt's affairs. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Robert Springborg, a professor at the Naval Post-Graduate School in Monterey, California, about Egypt's mi