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Protests in Egypt and the Region

February 2, 2011

An uprising in Egypt enters its second week. The latest news from Egypt and analysis of recent developments.

Unrest in Egypt

January 31, 2011

Protesters in Egypt vow to continue their demonstrations until President Hosni Mubarak resigns. Leaders in the Arab world have been shaken by waves of protests -- in Egypt, Yemen and elsewhere after Tunisia's government fell. Jordan's nervous monarchy is promising reform. What the turmoil could mean for the region and U.S. interests.

News Roundup - Hour 2

January 28, 2011

Egyptian police continue to battle anti-government protesters. A Hezbollah-backed billionaire is set to become Lebanon's new prime minister. And Russian Prime Minister Putin vows retribution against those behind the Moscow airport bombing...

President Obama's Second State of the Union Address

President Obama's Second State of the Union Address

January 26, 2011

Analysis of President Obama's State of the Union Address.

News Roundup - Hour 2

January 14, 2011

Defense Secretary Gates meets with East Asian leaders. The collapse of Lebanon's government plunges the country into political uncertainty. And Southern Sudan's referendum on independence. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of...

News Roundup - Hour 2

December 17, 2010

A review of President Obama's Afghanistan war strategy supports American troop withdrawal beginning in July, though the pace remains unclear. The U.S. tries to build a case for conspiracy by WikiLeaks. And we remember Richard Holbrooke. A...

Prospects for a Less-Polarized Nation

Prospects for a Less-Polarized Nation

December 16, 2010

A coalition of Democrats, Republicans and independents have launched a group called No Labels to promote bipartisan ideals: the pros and cons of partisan politics and prospects for a less-polarized political system.

Turmoil in Haiti

December 13, 2010

Key candidates in last month's presidential election have rejected a recount proposed by Haiti's election council. The initial results of the November 28 vote sparked violent protests. And a cholera epidemic has killed more than 2,000 people. An update on Haiti.

News Roundup - Hour 2

December 10, 2010

The Friday News Roundup. A top Chinese diplomat visits North Korea after the U.S. criticizes China for failing to rein in its ally; supporters of the jailed WikiLeaks' founder retaliate; and the U.S. drops efforts for a settlement freeze...

Congress and the Lame Duck Session

November 15, 2010

Congress begins its lame-duck session. On the agenda -- the Bush-era tax cuts, the Pentagon's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, Medicare reimbursement rates and other key legislative issues.

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