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November: A Horrible Month

Chris Farrell | Dec 3, 2007
The latest market review is out for the month of November from money managers Aronson + Johnson + Ortiz....

Google is to Spider-Man as ... ?

Dennis Markatos | Dec 3, 2007
In response to: Google searching for renewable energy Marketplace,® Nov. 27, 2007 Dennis Markatos-Soriano's take In Spider-Man...

Chavez defeated, but still in control

Dan Grech | Dec 3, 2007
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez narrowly lost a referendum that would have allowed him to run for president as long as he wanted. But Dan Grech reports amidst opposition celebration, Chavez won't take defeat.

More student money, more problems

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Dec 3, 2007
Some private universities are heeding a congressional call for schools to take money out of their endowments to help students afford college. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports on the potential problems this move could create.
Posted In: Education

Tough climate treaty takes commitment

Jeremy Hobson | Dec 3, 2007
One of the goals of the upcoming U.N. Climate Change conference in Bali is to shape a tougher follow-up treaty to the Kyoto Protocol set to expire in 2012. But Jeremy Hobson reports the U.S. should set an example first.

Saving water after it goes to waste

Sarah Gardner | Dec 3, 2007
As drinking water becomes more precious, some cities are looking at the sewers in a new way. Sarah Gardner reports on new efforts to recycle wastewater -- and get people more enthused about the toilet-to-tap scenario.

Merger makes big gaming winner

| Dec 3, 2007
French media conglomerate Vivendi and Guitar Hero maker Activision are joining forces to create Activision Blizzard, the world's largest independent video game company. Megan Williams has more on the deal.
Posted In: Entertainment

What ABC wants from Imus

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Dec 3, 2007
Out of a job for eight months after racist comments on his show, shock jock Don Imus goes back to work today, hosting a program on ABC radio. Why is he being allowed back on the air? Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Entertainment

Might want to rethink early filing

John Dimsdale | Dec 3, 2007
While Congress tries to adapt to changes to the alternative minimum tax, the IRS warns there will be a delay of tax refunds across the board. John Dimsdale reports why the AMT is holding up lawmakers.
Posted In: Taxes

Nasdaq's big step in China

| Dec 3, 2007
A few years after NASDAQ's rocky start with an office in Shanghai, Chinese regulators are allowing the market to set up shop in Beijing. Bill Marcus reports this will help Nasdaq go farther with Chinese companies.
Posted In: Wall Street