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Global Politics

Haiti's slow reconstruction

Despite the billions of dollars pledged, reconstruction has been painfully slow. A million people live in tents in the capital and symbolic buildings still lie in ruins. Still, some neighborhoods are coming back to life. The World's Jeb Sharp reports.

Conflict & Justice

Trading with China

Chinese President Hu Jintao is beginning a state visit to the US today. The World's Mary Kay Magistad looks at why China wants to increase domestic consumption, and why that's a challenge.

Arts, Culture & Media

Spain's DVD pirates

Hollywood is threatening to abandon Spain as a DVD market. The World's Gerry Hadden reports that a Spanish law protecting against illegal downloads is weak, and millions of videos get downloaded in Spain each year.