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Politics

Created in China: Part I

China invented paper, printing, the compass and the seismograph, among the first to harness fossil fuels, and map the stars. Then, it lost its innovative edge. Now China hopes to lead the world in creativity. The World's Mary Kay Magistad has the story.

Politics

Geo Quiz and answer

President Obama gave each leader at the G-20 summit a present. Each got a glass tree. For today's Geo Quiz, we ask where the artist made them. The answer? Atlanta, Georgia. Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with Peter Post, director of the Emily Post Institute.

Conflict & Justice

Global Hit

The World's Marco Werman introduces us to Senegalese hip-hop artist Sister Fa, who has used her music to educate young people about the issues she cares about, such as female genital mutilation.

Conflict & Justice

The G20 gains more clout

President Obama announced today that the G20 will NOW act as the global forum for economic policy � and not the smaller G8. The decision brings some of the newer, developing economies to the table. Anchor Marco Werman explains.

Politics

Iran reveals a secret nuclear plant

Iran has revealed it's developing a second uranium enrichment plant. Until now it's acknowledged only one. President Obama called on Tehran today to open the facility international inspectors. The World's Katy Clark has the story.

Politics

Canada as a top spot for spies

According to Michel Juneau-Katsuya, Canada is the world's number one destination for foreign spies. He's author of the new book, �Nest of Spies: The Startling Truth about Foreign Agents at Work Within Canada's Borders He speaks with anchor Marco Werman.