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Conflict & Justice

Greece's credit downgraded

The international credit rating agency, Standard and Poor's, downgraded Greek debt to a level known informally as 'junk.' Anchor Marco Werman discusses the role of credit rating agencies with Justin Fox, Editorial Director of Harvard Business Review.

Global Politics

Relaunching Mideast talks

Israeli-Palestinian proximity talks are set to start this week. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told reporters that US special envoy George Mitchell would be returning to the region. As The World's Matthew Bell reports, optimism about success is rare.