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Development & Education

Global car woes

President Obama says bankruptcy is an option for General Motors. Those words rippled today throughout the globe -- with share prices for major car companies outside the U.S. sliding. The World's Jason Margolis reports on the global impact of the auto crisis in the United States.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for Spain's second largest city. The answer is Barcelona, where the World Association of Newspapers is holding a conference right now. The topic is how newspapers are holding up in the age of the Internet. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Larry Kilman of the World Association of Newspapers.

Lifestyle & Belief

Cambodia's big lake threatened

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on Southeast Asia's largest lake ? Cambodia's Tonle Sap ? and why environmentalists are worried about its future. Dams, logging and overfishing are some of the factors threatening the lake's ecosystem.

Global Politics

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for a British airport that's just re-named itself a London airport. The answer is ?London's Oxford Airport? in Oxford? Some 60 miles away from London.

Global Politics

Europe's high speed rail

President Obama's stimulus plan includes billions to help jump-start a new network of high-speed trains. But the future of rail is already a reality in other parts of the world, including Japan, China and as Kathleen Schalch reports, the European Union.