Europe's dairy farmers are suffering. They've produced too much milk and their prices are plummeting. Now some are trying to cut out the middle man and sell directly to consumers. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.
The World's Gerry Hadden reports on the rebirth of beekeeping in Germany. Honey bee colonies...and their keepers...have been dying out in rural Germany. But now younger Germans are tending bees, in the city.
The man who served as press secretary, confidant and attack dog for former Prime Minister Tony Blair doggedly defended the decision to join Washington in invading Iraq. The World's Laura Lynch reports on Alastair Campbell's testimony to the Iraq panel.
Nabeel Yasin is a highly-acclaimed Iraqi poet who was blacklisted in his country for refusing to write poems glorifying Saddam Hussein's regime. Now he's back in his homeland where he's running for prime minister. Jeb Sharp talks with Yasin.
The World's William Troop reports that South African officials are fending off questions about security at next summer's soccer World Cup. Concerns have been raised following a machine gun attack on Togo's national soccer team at a tournament in Angola.
For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the name of an area described as the ?land of flowers? on a Chinese map from 1602. The answer is Florida. Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with Deanna Marcum, Associate Librarian at the Library of Congress.
Our Global Hit today references another cultural icon from China. It's from around the same time period as the Ricci map; an epic novel, Journey to the West. The World's Marco Werman met a musician who found inspiration in that epic volume.
Shortly after taking office, President Obama issued an executive order to shut down the military detention facility at Guantanamo within a year. The White House acknowledged it won't make that deadline. The World's Katy Clark gives Jeb Sharp a debrief.