- Newsmaker: Surveillance City, Washington DC
Next time you visit Washington and go up the Capitol Steps, or just have a picnic on the Washington Mall, you may be watched. It won't just be the cop on the street, but the FBI, Secret Service and other agencies with access to what's becoming America's most extensive video surveillance system. Jess Bravin, of The Wall Street Journal, previews the futuristic Joint Operation Command Center.
- Reporter's Notebook: The Chocolate Slave Trade
Some 43 percent of the cocoa beans that go into America's chocolate come from Africa's Ivory Coast. Last summer, when the Knight Ridder chain reported that African cocoa farmers were using the labor of child slaves, a "surprised" chocolate industry promised to take responsibility. Sudarshan Raghavan, Nairobi bureau chief for Knight Ridder, has more on the industry's promise abolish child slavery.
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