The UK is planning to open what's being called its first "gay school." There's a proposal in Manchester, England, for a school focusing on the education of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.
In 1981, uprisings broke out in communities all throughout England, with poverty and heavy-handed policing to blame. If that sounds familiar to you, black Britons who remember the riots also see similarities in how the US and UK treat minority communities.
British police say they have recovered a $1.84 million Stradivarius violin that was taken from acclaimed Korean musician Min-Jin Kym. She lost it more than two years ago when she was in a sandwich shop near Euston Station in north London.
Emma LeBlanc has spent much of the past five years in Syria, documenting life there with a camera. LeBlanc has assembled an exhibit of photographs taken at a ballet school in a Damascus, as a way to show daily life routines during times of conflict.
Some say that limiting industry's greenhouse emissions isn't enough; individuals need to be put on a cap and trade plan, too. Guest: Richard Starkey, a researcher with the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research in the UK, about a number of personal CO2 trading schemes, and the challenges to putting limits on people's carbon emissions.
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the home town of "Slumdog Millionaire" director Danny Boyle. That would be Radcliffe, England. Last night Boyle mentioned the social club in his home town during his Oscars acceptance speech. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Albert Waters, of the St. Mary's Catholic Social Club in Radcliffe, about the club's moment of Oscar glory.
The British indie-rock band, James, has been around since the 1980s. Still going strongï¿½they've just celebrated the US release of their double-CD called, ï¿½The Morning After, The Night Before.' Anchor Lisa Mullins tells us more.
It's no surprise that tax day is the day Tea Party activists have chosen to rally across the country against what they call unnecessary government largess. We take a closer look at the individuals involved in the movement.