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Global Politics

Chinese frustrations with real estate

China's red-hot property market has been cooling off in relative terms. They're still way out of reach for many ordinary people. Some have now found a soundtrack that helps them voice their frustrations. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from Beijing.

Arts, Culture & Media

Israel's settlements

President Obama seems have to backed off his call for a building freeze on Israeli settlements. Israel says �natural growth� within existing settlements must be permitted, while Palestinians want a freeze. Matthew Bell reports.

Development & Education

Was it worth it?

Was it worth it? That's the question many people are asking in British Columbia with the Olympics just days away. Seven years of planning, construction, and hassle. The World's Jason Margolis visited British Columbia to ask.