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Lifestyle & Belief

Homeless in Spain

As jobs disappear the number of people on the street across Europe has risen. And more are seeking shelter in airports. In Spain airports are a relatively safe sanctuary. The World's Gerry Hadden explains from Barcelona.

Conflict & Justice

EU environmental laws influence US

Over the last two decades Europe has been forcing more companies to make sure their products don't harm human health or end up in the environment. And that principle is now taking hold here in the US. Liam Moriarty of station KPLU in Seattle reports.

Politics

Still serving in Iraq

The US Army 3rd Infantry Division's 1-64 armor was the first into Baghdad during the invasion of Iraq in 2003. Many of the soldiers have since moved on, some stuck around. Ben Gilbert talks with soldiers about what could be their last deployment to Iraq.

Politics

The cost of caring for injured soldiers

More than 8 years after war in Afghanistan and 7 years of war in Iraq, the number of injured veterans from these conflicts grows. The World's Katy Clark tells us about the recent study that says the VA doesn't know what the long-term costs will be.