James Hunter loves soul and he's been a fan of the genre for a long time. He admits a lot of musicians in the UK try to emulate it, but the "results are mixed at best, I suppose." Hunter tells us who his favorite soul artists and picks a couple of tracks from his new album.
Despite a career that goes back more than six decades, British singer Petula Clark still has it. With such a long career, one would think that hopping on a bus, traveling across the US, would be old hat by now. But Petula Clark is in the midst of her first tour of the US.
At a time when British Universities are wrestling with shrinking budgets, they are facing new scrutiny over foreign donations from questionable sources such as Muammar Gaddafi. The World's Laura Lynch reports from London.
A hard-headed government minister in Britain is stirring up trouble. He is the junior minister responsible for transportation safety, including cycling. But Norman Baker refuses to wear a helmet. The World's Laura Lynch reports.