The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors.
The Friday News Roundup. Defense Secretary Gates says the U.S. might be able to withdraw some American troops from Iraq sooner than planned. Iranian police break up demonstrations at the grave of a woman killed in post-election protests and Chinese and Administration officials meet in Washington. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.
- Demetri Sevastopulo Pentagon and intelligence correspondent, "Financial Times"
- Anne Gearan national security correspondent, Associated Press
- Barbara Slavin journalist and author; former assistant managing editor for world and national security at "The Washington Times."
Most Recent Shows
A new study says bike traffic deaths have spiked after years of decline. As cities adapt to growing numbers of cyclists, some say traffic laws should be more strictly enforced. A look at the debate over sharing the road with bikes.
According to a recent UN panel, the build-up of garbage in the world’s oceans could cause more than $13 billion in damage to marine life and habitats. A look at the causes and possible remedies for the flow of trash into the world's oceans.