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Politics

China's stimulus plan

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on how foreign companies are concerned that China is pushing Chinese consumers to buy Chinese made products as part of its economic stimulus plans.

Conflict & Justice

McDonald's Vs. McCurry's

For eight years, McDonald's has been fighting a restaurant in Malaysia called � McCurry. The American fast food giant tried to copyright the �mc� prefix. But Malaysia's Federal Court said: NOT so fast.

Politics

Norman Borlaug's life and legacy

PRI's The World speaks with Lester Brown, head of the Earth Policy Institute, about the life and career of Norman Borlaug, a scientist whose work developing high-yield crops earned him the Nobel Peace Prize in 1970. He died this past weekend.