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Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit - Gonzalo Ascencio

Anchor Lisa Mullins profiles Cuban songwriter, Gonzalo Ascencio. Known mostly by his nickname Tio Tom, he wrote hundreds of rumbas, but got little credit. Now 17 after his death, a new CD pays tribute to the man some call the "Irving Berlin of rumba."

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

The World's Marco Werman presents the just-released CD by two of Cuba's greatest living musicians, Pablo Milanes and Chucho Valdes. For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for the body of water where Cyclone Aila gathered strength. The massive storm went ashore in India and Bangladesh...but it began over the Bay of Bengal -- the answer to our quiz.