Global Politics

A smelly problem in Brussels' subway

Brussels is often considered the 'Capitol of Europe.' So, you'd think the city's subway system would reflect the city's place in the world. As The World's Clark Boyd reports, many in Brussels find plenty to sniff at when it comes to their Metro system.


Europe's snow woes

For many travelers in Europe it won't be a Merry Christmas unless they can get out of the airport. Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Matthew Price who is in Brussels, where they had 10 inches of snow last night.

Conflict & Justice

Protecting small businesses in Spain

Spain's Catalonia region has policies protecting small local businesses from big chains and malls. But now the European Union says those rules are illegal. The World's Gerry Hadden reports on the big chain-local business debate in Barcelona.