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News Roundup - Hour 1

January 15, 2010

The U.S. speeds supplies and support to Haiti. President Obama announces a new "bank tax." And the race to fill Ted Kennedy's Senate seat tightens. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Google Considers Quitting China

January 14, 2010

Internet giant Google threatens to pull out of China following evidence of cyber attacks. What the move could mean for censorship on the Web, China's hundreds of millions of Internet users, and U.S.-Chinese relations.

News Roundup - Hour 2

January 8, 2010

The Yemeni government launches an offensive against al Qaeda. A Pentagon report finds one in five released Guantanamo detainees is suspected of trying to join or rejoin a militant group. And China opposes additional Iranian sanctions. A...

Al Qaeda in 2010

January 5, 2010

The threat of Al Qaeda worldwide. What the recent attempt to blow up an American airliner and revelations of possible Al Qaeda plots against the U.S. Embassy in Yemen reveal about the state of terrorism in the world.

News Roundup - Hour 2

December 18, 2009

In Copenhagen the U.S. agrees to help developing nations fight climate change. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff visits the front lines in Afghanistan. And Iran test-fires a missile capable of hitting Israel and Europe. A panel of...

George Packer: "Interesting Times"

December 16, 2009

New Yorker staff writer George Packer on his post-nine-eleven travels through war zones, the pitfalls of idealism and the Obama administration's challenge of moving from rhetoric to policy.

News Roundup - Hour 2

December 11, 2009

President Obama accepts the Nobel Peace Prize. General Petraeus tells Congress things in Afghanistan will get worse before they improve. And the U.K. government proposes a one-time 50 percent tax on bankers' bonuses. A panel of journalists...

News Roundup - Hour 2

December 4, 2009

International reaction to President Obama's new strategy in Afghanistan. Pakistan's prime minister says Osama bin Laden is not in his country. And Iran says it will build 10 new nuclear plants. A panel of journalists joins Diane for...

News Roundup - Hour 1

December 4, 2009

President Obama shifts U.S. strategy in Afghanistan. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gets grilled on Capitol Hill. And same-sex marriage is voted out in New York but in in D.C. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the...

Analysis of President Obama's strategy for Afghanistan

December 2, 2009

President Obama makes the decision to send more troops to Afghanistan. Morning-after analysis of the President's plan and his exit strategy for the war.

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