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Manufacturers' presidential wish list

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Jun 27, 2008
The presidential nominees have been hearing a lot from manufacturers about what they'd want out of their future leader. Nancy Marshall Genzer reports universal health care and China are two of several big issues.
Posted In: Auto

When churches cross the tax line

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Jun 27, 2008
Churches usually don't have to pay property taxes, because the IRS considers them nonprofit causes. But when congregations meet in places that offer other services, the lines can be blurry. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Taxes

Reforming the cocoa bean genome

Janet Babin | Jun 27, 2008
Drought and disease have harmed the crop of cocoa beans, doubling the price in many places. But government scientists are working with the cocoa bean genome to solve the productivity issue. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Economy

Gloomy mood in European markets

Stephen Beard | Jun 27, 2008
The week on Wall Street has been tough, and it's not ending well. Scott Jagow talks to Stephen Beard in London about the effect on the European markets, which has been partially motivated by a gloomy report on the Fed.
Posted In: Wall Street

O% interest

Chris Farrell | Jun 26, 2008
Question: Ok Chris Farrell (or associate) I have a question that may give you a monetary migraine. I have approximately $7,000 in credit card debt ...
Posted In: Credit Cards

Villagers accuse China of land grab

| Jun 26, 2008
Chinese officials are condemning houses damaged by the recent earthquake as part of the clean-up effort, but some residents fear officials are just paving the way for new development. Lisa Chow reports.

British firms fund Mugabe regime

Stephen Beard | Jun 26, 2008
Although Britain has sanctions against Zimbabwe's government, some British-owned businesses are still pumping money into the African nation. Stephen Beard reports.

Mexican cartels look north for arms

Bob Moon | Jun 26, 2008
Violence across Mexico has intensified as the government has fought against the country's powerful drug cartels, often well-armed from the U.S. Host Bob Moon asks journalist James Verini what can be done to stem the cross-border arms trade.
Posted In: Crime, Mexico

Bill Gates' management style lives on

Stacey Vanek Smith | Jun 26, 2008
As the co-founder of Microsoft leaves to focus on his charitable work, the business world pauses to look back on the legacy of one of the most successful businessmen in history. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.
Posted In: Science

U.S. lifts sanctions on North Korea

Bob Moon | Jun 26, 2008
After North Korea released details on its nuclear program, President Bush lifted some sanctions against the communist nation. Host Bob Moon talks with professor David Kang about the impact of the new developments.


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