Today's Geo Quiz sent us searching for a city park in Canada that's bigger than Central Park; it had ANOTHER name long before European settlers arrived. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Chief Koxelton Sayem, chief of the Squamish Nation.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was at the White House today for talks with President Obama. The meeting is designed to end a public rift created amid a tense showdown over Israeli settlement. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more.
Turkey was once Israel's closest Muslim ally. Now, the Turks are demanding that Israel apologize for its raid in May on aid ships bound for Gaza. Otherwise, the Turks warn they'll cut all diplomatic ties Israel. We hear from the BBC's Jonathan Head.
When Jewish settlers move into Palestinian parts of the West Bank or East Jerusalem, they are motivated by religious ideology. Their opponents inside Israel are a minority of who also find inspiration in their faith. The World's Matthew Bell reports.
A Chinese-born American geologist accused by the Chinese government of dealing in state secrets was sentenced to eight years in prison today. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with University of Chicago geologist David Rowley.
Vice President Joe Biden was in Baghdad for the last three days, trying to help Iraqi politicians end months of political stalemate. No new government has been formed since elections in March. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Sahar Issa.