Global Politics

Cairo taxi drivers

Ursula Lindsey reports on a best-selling book, �Taxi,� based on conversations with Cairo taxi drivers, the English translation of which comes out today;


Collapse of the Mediterranean bluefin tuna

Fishermen have been pulling bluefin tuna from the Mediterranean for thousands of years. But now overfishing in the Mediterranean is taking its toll. And the bluefin tuna population is crashing. The World's Gerry Hadden has the story

Conflict & Justice

The CNN of Afghanistan

Afghanistan is gearing up for a presidential election next week. And Afghanistan's Tolo TV will be on the scene with CNN-style coverage. They will have reporters on the scene and exit polling. The World's Aaron Schachter reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

The World's Gerry Hadden introduces us to Anni B. Sweet. She's a singer-songwriter from Spain, but would fit in playing folk coffeehouses in the US.

Conflict & Justice

Fraud found in Dole banana lawsuit

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Steve Stecklow, investigative reporter for the Wall Street Journal, about bogus evidence that's been introduced in lawsuits that Nicaraguan peasants have filed against the fruit and vegetable company, Dole.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Senegal's fishing crisis

People in the West African country of Senegal have made their living from the sea for generations. But overfishing has put the region's fish stocks in crisis. And the Senegalese are struggling to find a solution. Jori Lewis has this report.