US elections


Lame duck foreign policy

The Bush Administration has had a tough few weeks in terms of foreign policy, from Russia to North Korea to the Middle East. How much can a president hope to accomplish in his last months in office? The World's Jason Margolis reports.


Jobs a mantra for Ohio Congressional races

The state of Ohio has several Congressional races that are up for grabs. The economy is the issue number one there. Even the issue of global climate change comes down to employment. The World's Jason Margolis explains from Wellston, Ohio.


Origins of 'blood libel'

Republican Sarah Palin defended her fiery campaign rhetoric and accused critics of 'blood libel' for linking her to the deadly Arizona shooting spree. Reporter Alex Gallafent researches 'blood libel', examining the phrase's origin and rhetorical power.