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FBI plans international database

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks to FBI official Tom Bush about a plan for an international biometrics database; FBI officials are discussing the idea with their counterparts in Britain and other countries, as a way to support the fight against terrorism.

Less than free and fair elections

The World's Jason Margolis reports that some human rights groups are calling on countries like the United States to do more about flawed elections held around the globe.

Seeking a ban on cluster bombs

An international conference aimed at building support for a treaty banning the use of cluster bombs wrapped up in New Zealand today, and so far, 82 countries have signaled their support

Business, Finance & Economics

Wheat prices soar

Michael Pollan about the worry over world wheat supplies; the price of wheat has soared to record highs recently and meanwhile the World Food Program of the United Nations is warning that expensive wheat could soon force the agency