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Gun control in Europe

The World's Gerry Hadden reports on Europe's reaction to today's school shooting in Germany. Many European Union members are re-examining their stance on gun control just as major legislation on the issue comes up for a vote.


Germany's job strategy

Germany has come up with a number of plans from both the public and private sector to keep people working and the economy moving. The World's Gerry Hadden reports from Hamburg.


Rich Germans want more taxes

Germany's new conservative ruling coalition is proposing steep tax cuts to help end the economic crisis. That's sending the deficit soaring. A group of very rich citizens says it wants to help bridge the growing gap. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Potsdamer Platz or Potsdam Square in Berlin, Germany. That's where the German leg of the European Poker Tour was underway this weekend. Marco Werman speaks with journalist Howard Swains.


Geo Quiz: World Cup oracle

For today's Geo Quiz we've got our eye on a German city along the Emscher River. The city's located in the Ruhr region of North Rhine-Westphalia. It seems the resident octopus is something of an oracle...

Conflict & Justice

The Looming Greek Default

Europe continues to struggle with finding a way out of its economic crisis. The most immediate threat to the Eurozone is the possibility of a Greek default. But some are openly wondering whether it's time to let Greece go.