New Hampshire

Global Politics

A Dutchman’s view of New Hampshire’s political ‘fairy tale’

A swarm of international political enthusiasts are in New Hampshire for the primary. Willem Post is a Dutch academic who hasn’t missed a Granite State primary since the beginning of the ‘90s. He loves the whole experience and says the excitement, the intimacy and the scenery make the poll in the New Hampshire resemble ‘a fairy tale.’ He also wants Americans to understand the global significance of the vote.

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Global Politics

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for the U.S. state where some locals recently rallied on behalf of a French bakery owner. The bakery is in Colebrook, New Hampshire. The bakery almost had to shut down recently when its owner, Verlaine Daeron, had trouble renewing her US visa. But town residents stepped in. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Ms. Daeron to get the full story.

Science, Tech & Environment

Reinventing the workweek as energy prices soar

With energy prices soaring, the economy slumping and global warming fears taking center stage, there is no end of innovative responses to this new world order. But today, hybrid cars, compact fluorescent lights and low-flow shower heads seem old school compared to the latest energy saving trend: the four-day work week.