China is attempting a delicate balancing act - trying to mediate the explosive dispute between Sudan and the newly independent nation of South Sudan. As The World's Mary Kay Magistad explains to host Marco Werman.
The US Senate began hearings today on the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. It's the first opportunity lawmakers have had to publicly question the companies involved. The World's Katy Clark reports.
Much of the uncertainty Iraqis feel is about the economic future of their country.Those prospects depend largely on the recovery of Iraq's oil industry. The World's Katy Clark reports that Iraq's oil is flowing again.
The World's Environment editor Peter Thomson speaks with anchor Lisa Mullins about the significance of the Japanese government's expansion of the evacuation zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.