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The little soccer team that could

| Aug 15, 2008
Full disclosure first: This is not an Olympics story. It's about a soccer team in Germany that made it to the big league, the Bundesliga. But Brett Neely reports that many Germans are not so happy with the team's success.
Posted In: Sports

Straight Story: Mortgage bailouts

Chris Farrell and Tess Vigeland | Aug 15, 2008
Does it pay to be prudent? Economics editor Chris Farrell thinks so. This week, he talks with Tess Vigeland about the pros and cons of bank and mortgage bailouts.

Getting Personal

Chris Farrell and Tess Vigeland | May 23, 2008
This week, Tess Vigeland and economics editor Chris Farrell give advice to a woman selling her rental property, and another woman who's not sure if her mortgage loan is too good to be true.

Italian vintner pairs wine with jazz

Megan Williams | Aug 12, 2008
A bottle or two of vino might just have you singing. That's probably why an Italian wine maker is using song to promote its product--and it's hitting all the right notes. Megan Williams has the story.

Fed helps, but needs to be accountable

| Aug 13, 2008
The Fed has bailed out banks, advised them on capital assets and now is issuing regulations for the credit-card industry. But who, asks commentator Robert Reich, is minding the Fed?

Nature has a hand in natural gas costs

Dan Grech | Aug 15, 2008
The price of natural gas is down. But it's not just because of lower crude oil prices or word that three states will provide new supplies. Dan Grech reports on an unexpected factor in the availability of the important fuel.
Posted In: Oil

So... what exactly do you do again?

| Jul 24, 2008
Anyone ever tell you your job is a joke? Professor and commentator Dan Drezner hears it all the time, especially from his little brother, Jay.
Posted In: Jobs

Hot Jobs: Mac's is big on Cape Cod

Sean Cole | Aug 8, 2008
Mac's Seafood in Wellfleet, Mass., has been serving up eats to hungry beach-goers since 1995. For our Hot Jobs series, we stopped by to talk to one of the servers, who says the whole place really cooks.
Posted In: Jobs

Buchholz: Listen up, Detroit

| Aug 14, 2008
You know the saying, Don't put all your eggs in one basket. Apparently Detroit auto makers haven't heard it. Commentator Todd Buchholz says big cars turned out to be just like the dot-com craze. A bubble. And it burst.
Posted In: Jobs

Labor groups take on Wal-Mart

Alisa Roth | Aug 14, 2008
A complaint being filed with the Federal Election Commission today says Wal-Mart held meetings telling its workers not to vote for Barack Obama. Alisa Roth reports why advocacy groups are particularly upset Wal-Mart's involved.
Posted In: Jobs



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