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Resignations by the president and his Cabinet after rebels took control of much of the capital have compounded the political crisis. David Greene talks to Yara Bayoumy, a correspondent for Reuters.
Yemen has been in the news because of the recent uprising by Houthi rebels. Who are they and what does this mean for Yemen and the U.S.? David Greene talks to Letta Tayler, of Human Rights Watch.
Two days of historic talks in Havana between U.S. and Cuban diplomats ended with both sides expressing the will to continue to talk. Major obstacles still exist in the effort to normalize relations.
Greeks go to the polls this Sunday in early parliamentary elections. An anti-bailout leftist party is leading in the polls, but the election could still end in deadlock.
The mother of a Marine killed in Iraq talks with a member of her son's platoon about being a part of an extended military family. (This story first aired on Oct. 25, 2014 on Weekend Edition Saturday).
Research finds the systematic elimination of losing coaches by NFL teams generally leads to weaker performance among those teams in the following few years.