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Will new contract rules help small biz?

Steve Tripoli | Jun 29, 2007
Small businesses are supposed to get 23% of federal government contracts. Yet, big companies have been winning some of those jobs. New rules take effect tomorrow that are intended to change that. Steve Tripoli reports.

Week on Wall Street

Scott Jagow | Jun 29, 2007
Stockbroker and business analyst David Johnson discusses with host Scott Jagow what happened on Wall Street this week and what may lie ahead.
Posted In: Wall Street

The iPhone's here! The iPhone's here!

Scott Jagow | Jun 29, 2007
Kevin Pereira, host of G4 TV's "Attack of the Show" was one of those who got his hands on one of Apple's new devices. He stopped by to give us his thoughts.

Hong Kong sees mainlanders coming

Scott Tong | Jun 29, 2007
A decade ago this weekend, Hong Kong became a Chinese territory again after 156 years of British rule. It's flourished under China's control -- and from the flow of mainland vacationers. Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Travel

Buzzword: Russell 2000

| Jun 29, 2007
It's not the title of a summer blockbuster, but it could be coming to a stock market near you.
Posted In: Investing

China's Hong Kong is booming

| Jun 29, 2007
When Britain ceded control of its former colony in 1997, there were predictions that communist China would kill the golden goose. But this anniversary finds Hong Kong doing just fine, thank you. Kate Woodsome reports.
Posted In: Canada

Past deals come back to haunt UAW

Alisa Roth | Jun 29, 2007
The U.S. auto industry is in trouble, and that means trouble for UAW members. It's a far cry from the heady days when the union could all but call the shots when negotiating with the Big Three. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Auto

Talkers fight a 'fairness' push

Jeremy Hobson | Jun 29, 2007
Conservative talk radio flexed its muscle to defeat the ill-fated immigration reform bill, and it's unlikely the "Fairness Doctrine" will be resurrected to control the airwaves. Jeremy Hobson reports.

Real estate slump a boon for vacationers

| Jun 29, 2007
The downturn in the U.S. housing market may have ripple effects for the rest of the economy, but it's good news for folks looking for a summer rental as the holiday season comes to a head. Steve Tripoli reports.
Posted In: Housing

'Fast track' trade deals get benched

| Jun 29, 2007
The president's "fast-track" authority to make international deals expires Saturday, with no signs it will be renewed. That may give Congress added power to shape global business practices. Elizabeth Wynne Johnson reports.
Posted In: Canada, Washington