The Polish economy enjoys the fastest growth rate in all of the EU. The former Communist country is committed to joining the eurozone in the future, but for now it does not use the euro as its currency.
President Barack Obama will be in Poland Friday, but people there may not be that happy to see him. Poles are frustrated that the United States still requires them to get a visa to visit the country. Dave McGuire reports from Warsaw.
A jelly donut is your first clue for today's Geo Quiz. Most everyone in the Central European country we're looking for enjoys a good jelly donut. Except they call them paczkis and today happens to be Paczki Day in our mystery nation...
The traditional way of raising children in Poland emphasizes strict discipline and preparing the youngsters for hardship. Dave McGuire reports on how some younger Polish parents are going for a softer, gentler approach.
In Poland, voters will decide on a new president on Sunday. The second round of voting will replace Lech Kaczynski who died in a plane crash. As Dave McGuire reports from Warsaw, the run up to the election has exposed a deep division in Poland.
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