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Politics

Geo quiz

Today's Geo Quiz harks back to the Cold War. We're looking for the name of a bridge that spans the Havel River in Germany. It's nicknamed the 'Bridge of Spies.'

Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for a bridge in Germany where the US and the Soviet Union once swapped their captured secret agents. The World's David Leveille tells us more about this Cold War 'bridge of spies.'

Conflict & Justice

Spy swap in motion?

The defendants in the Russian spy case entered guilty pleas in New York today; and now a federal judge has ordered their immediate deportation. We'll hear about some of the names that might be on Russia's swap list. The World's Laura Lynch reports.

Politics

Climategate scientist cleared of charges

The scientist at the center of the so-called 'climategate' fracas has been cleared of charges of scientific misconduct. Host Marco Werman talks about the latest report with Edward Acton, the Vice Chancellor of the University of East Anglia.

Politics

Spy swap rumors

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with The New York Times' Andrew Kramer in Moscow about unconfirmed reports that Washington and Moscow may be getting ready for a swap involving the suspected Russian spies arrested in the US last week.