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(CNN Student News) -- April 14, 2009

1. What details are known about recent clashes between protesters and government forces in Thailand?

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2. According to the program: What demands have the protesters made of their government? What has been the government's response to the demands?

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3. In your opinion, can this situation be resolved peacefully? If so, how? If not, why not?

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4. According to the report, what are some of the challenges faced by naval vessels trying to protect commercial ships off the eastern coast of Somalia?

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5. Who are the Navy SEALs? What action did a group of Navy SEALs recently take against pirates who had captured Captain Richard Phillips?

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6. According to the program, what statement have some pirates made in response to the outcome of Phillips' rescue?

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7. In your opinion, how should the United States respond to the pirates' threat, if at all?

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8. What corporation bought the naming rights to the New York Mets' new stadium?

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9. According to the report: How have some Mets fans responded to the naming of the stadium? Why have some fans spoken out against the stadium's name? How has Citigroup responded to the controversy?

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10. In your opinion, what restrictions, if any, should be placed on marketing by companies that receive federal bailout funds?

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