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Geo answer

Today's answer is Stuttgart, Germany. It's where the U.S. military has headquartered its new Africa command center - AFRICOM.

Science, Tech & Environment

The Nobel Prize

The Nobel Prize for Medicine has been awarded in part to two French researchers who discovered the HIV virus. But another influential scientist in the field - an American - was left out. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with science journalist Jon Cohen.

Politics

Financial crisis: the cost to Africa

The World looks at how the financial turmoil shaking major economies could hurt millions of people living on the edge. Experts examine the economic prospects in African nations already suffering from higher food and fuel prices.

Politics

Obama's foreign fans

Nancy Greenleese reports from Italy on Barack Obama's foreign supporters -- and why they're so passionate even if they can't vote in the U.S. election.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Geo answer

For our Geo Quiz, we wanted the name of a small African country on the shores of Lake Kivu. The answer is Rwanda. Reporter Judy Goldberg has an update on the rare partnership between Macy's department store and an association of women weavers from Rwanda.