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Global Politics

Retiring at 60 in France

The French parliament passed controversial reforms to its pension system last week. The biggest change? The minimum retirement age would rise from 60 to 62. Reporter Anita Elash spent some time with one couple who retired at 60 and sent this story.

Global Politics

The mid-term campaign trail

With operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States is, of course, a country at war. But that doesn't seem to be getting all that much attention in the weeks leading into the mid-term elections. The World's Jason Margolis reports from Ohio.

Conflict & Justice

Gangsters help Pakistan community

Karachi has suffered political, ethnic and criminal violence for two decades. One of the groups accused of being involved is known as the People's Peace Committee. They're also engaged in a wide range of social welfare activities. Fahad Desmukh reports.

Conflict & Justice

America's role in South Korea

The US stations more than 28,000 troops in South Korea. They're a legacy of the Korean War. James Clad was a Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asia from 2007 to 2009. He speaks with anchor Katy Clark about the US role in South Korea.