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Global Politics

Obama's next pick

Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano appears to be the frontrunner for the job of secretary of homeland security in Barack Obama's administration. The World's Matthew Bell reports on what that might signal about the incoming administration's agenda.

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Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the name of the acquisition that brought a slice of southern Arizona and a corner of New Mexico into the United States.

Global Politics

U.S. Supreme Court set to issue potentially landmark decisions in midst of election season

This just may be a "perfect storm," in terms of the number of high-profile, contentious cases set to be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court this year, in the months before the U.S. presidential election. With immigration, affirmative action, and, of course, the healthcare law, the Supreme Court will be front-and-center on important campaign issues.