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Business, Finance & Economics

Overseas bailout

As the U.S. bailout plan stumbles on Capitol Hill, European banks are suffering from their exposure to the U.S. crisis. The World's Laura Lynch reports that governments in Europe have had to intervene with bailouts of their own.

Politics

Financial contagion

Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to John Authers, Global Investment Editor at the Financial Times in New York about the globally-contagious nature of the U.S. financial crisis.

Politics

Geo answer

Today's answer is Grosvenor Square in Westminster, London. That's where the US Embassy in London is located, but not for long. It's up for sale. Anchor Lisa Mullins finds out more from historian Thomas Naftali.