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World War I Blogger

The World's Clark Boyd has an update on a blog that posts letters written by a soldier during World War One; the letters are posted by the soldier's grandson exactly 90 years after each was written.

Report says Britain a terror target

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Gwyn Prins, one of the authors of a report released in Britain today that says the United Kingdom is a "soft target" for terrorists.

Geo answer

Today's answer is the English county of Cornwall, where a bundle of cocaine worth millions of dollars washed up on a local beach recently. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with wildlife photographer, Marijka de Boer, the woman who stumbled upon it.

Global Politics

France's role in Chad

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with writer James Traub about French foreign minister Bernard Kouchner and France's relationship with the troubled African nation of Chad. Traub profiled Kouchner for last Sunday's New York Times Magazine.

Global Hit - Shooglenifty

Scottish band, Shooglenifty has been playing good time roots music peppered with Scottish-isms for 17 years. Their latest CD, "Troots," is no exception. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets a lesson in translation.

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