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Arts, Culture & Media

Cacao crops waning

Cacao plantations have been a mainstay for farmers in the Mexican state of Chiapas. But farmers have started to abandon these crops for the more lucrative sugar cane and oil palm plants. Murray Carpenter reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

World Cup singer dies

South African tenor, Siphiwo Ntshebe, the opera singer hand-picked by Nelson Mandela to perform at the opening ceremonies of the World Cup, died suddenly this week from acute bacterial meningitis. Anchor Marco Werman has more.

Global Politics

An Israeli life

Longtime Israeli politician and educator, Lova Eliav, passed away this week. Eliav was one of the early leaders of the Labor Party. Correspondent Linda Gradstein looks back on his life and influence on what the state of Israel has become today.