Denmark

Environment

A long taxi ride

The World's Marco Werman speaks with Kern Schierson about his cab ride from Copenhagen to Madrid ? a ride made necessary by the volcano flight cancellations.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for a European capital that's home to the Carlsberg Brewery. The answer is Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Jens Bekke, a spokesperson for Carlsberg.

Chilling Out in Copenhagen

An old, but very cool technology, will soon help things from going rotten in Copenhagen. Denmark's capital city is recycling the nation's first power plant into its first district cooling system.

Lifestyle & Belief

Danish cartoonist attacked

A Somali man, armed with an axe, broke into the house of Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard ? one of the artists involved in the controversy over cartoon depictions of the Prophet Mohammed four years ago. Anchor Marco Werman has details.

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Global Scan

Smoker? China, finally, says keep it out of the schools

China's getting serious about smoking — so serious it's banning smoking in schools. And it's imposing new restrictions as well. Meanwhile, in Austria, a former police officer is being compared to Robin Hood after he stole but said he planned to give it to the poor. Plus Denmark and Sweden consider a ban on circumcisions, in today's Global Scan.

Global Scan

Scandinavians, for the first time, are joining the jihad

Scandinavia is known for its commitment to civil and human rights, its government services and its equality. But it's also becoming a source of jihadi fighters in Syria. Pro-Russian militants in Ukraine have secured a huge cache of weapons. And a white man and his black puppet are creating candid talk on race in South Africa. That and more, in today's Global Scan.