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Burundi fears Somali violence

Burundi has been threatened by the Somali insurgent group al Shabab for sending peacekeeping troops to Somalia. Last month, al Shabab attacked Uganda. Correspondent Zack Baddorf reports from Burundi's capital, Bujumbura.

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US guest worker rights

Monica Ortiz Uribe reports on a US legal aid group that helps Mexican immigrant workers pursue legal cases to protect their rights. Many of the workers leave the US without pursuing legal action because of their immigration status.


Beijing building gets facelift

In Beijing, an iconic new building designed by architect Rem Koolhaas was much touted by Chinese officials. The building suffered major fire damage last year, and now it's under reconstruction. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports.