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Housing falls alone

John Dimsdale | Nov 20, 2006
A forecast out today says while the nation's housing industry may be on the ropes, economists don't see much fallout for the rest of the economy. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Economy, Housing

Another transatlantic market bid denied

Stephen Beard | Nov 20, 2006
NASDAQ made another takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange — and it's been rebuffed again. Stephen Beard has details, and a look at why the European markets are so appealing.
Posted In: Canada, Wall Street

How green will the new Congress be?

Sarah Gardner | Nov 20, 2006
With only a slight majority in both houses and the President's veto power looming, Democrats may have a tough time changing U.S. policy on climate change. But a couple proposals have a chance. Sarah Gardner reports.
Posted In: Washington

Pynchon book will sell itself

Lisa Napoli | Nov 20, 2006
Acclaimed novelist Thomas Pynchon won't be doing any publicity for his first book in nine years, but marketing "Against the Day" should be no problem. Lisa Napoli explains.
Posted In: Books

Hu Jintao arrives in India

Miranda Kennedy | Nov 20, 2006
It's India's first visit from a Chinese president in a decade. Both countries have developed into economic power-houses in that time, but they've traditionally seen each other more as rivals than friends. Miranda Kennedy reports.
Posted In: Canada

A breathalyzer in every car?

Dan Grech | Nov 20, 2006
MADD wants all cars owned by convicted drunk drivers to require built-in breathalyzers. The auto industry's on board but some worry car manufacturers are driving down a slippery slope. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Crime

Buying in a soft market

| Nov 17, 2006
The housing market is cooling. That's good news for buyers. Right? Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Housing

Educating Rico: Season for giving

| Nov 17, 2006
Associate Producer Rico Gagliano is back with another installment of our series, Educating Rico. This time, our hero gets a charity checklist.
Posted In: Charity

Show us the money

| Nov 17, 2006
What do workers want? A new survey suggests it depends on whom you ask -- and that employers underestimate how much money matters. Kai speaks with Jason Kovach of World at Work.
Posted In: Jobs

Mortgage mischief

| Nov 17, 2006
Congress might get serious about a growing issue of concern for homeowners: mortgage fraud. Kai interviews Marva Williams of the Woodstock Institute.
Posted In: Housing