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O.J.'s new book: Goldman did it

Kai Ryssdal | Sep 12, 2007
If you thought O.J. Simpson's new book had been abandoned in the face of public outrage, it had. Now one of the leaders of that protest will be profiting from the book instead. Tim Rutten of the Los Angeles Times explains.
Posted In: Books, Crime, Retail

China promises safe toys for Christmas

Kai Ryssdal | Sep 12, 2007
With the holiday season looming on the horizon, China is promising buyers that toys made within its borders will be safe for kids come Christmas. Kai Ryssdal talks with toy expert Chris Byrne about the future of "Made in China."
Posted In: Retail

Ballooning prices, slimmer waistlines?

Amy Scott | Sep 12, 2007
Oil at $80 can only mean one thing: paying more at the pump. Amy Scott reports there may be a benefit to that.
Posted In: Health

Wal-Mart changes slogan, strategy

Jill Barshay | Sep 12, 2007
Wal-Mart is changing its slogan of "Always low prices" that it's had for 19 years. Jill Barshay reports that the change shows how the retail giant is adapting to the growing sophistication of its customers.
Posted In: Retail

Washington hesitates at our peril

| Sep 12, 2007
Along with the speculation about whether the Fed's going to cut interest rates is a related idea that goes along with that -- whether a cut would reward speculators. Commentator David Frum says we shouldn't be too quick to judge.
Posted In: Economy

Older Workers Working Longer

Chris Farrell | Sep 12, 2007
New Census Bureau data shows that nearly one-in-four people between the ages 65 and 74 were in the labor force. That's an increase from 19.6% in...

Some markets spared from subprime

Alisa Roth | Sep 12, 2007
Not all world markets are suffering from the subprime crisis. According to the Bank for International Settlements, emerging economies like India and Brazil have largely been spared. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Economy

Calories coming off the menu

Jill Barshay | Sep 12, 2007
A federal judge said it was unfair for some New York City restaurants to have to put calories on their menus while others were exempt. So they can all come down. Jill Barshay reports.
Posted In: Health

Music publishers to bars: Pay up!

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Sep 12, 2007
Copyright law says songwriters should be paid each time their work is used in a venue. But some bars and restaurants aren't paying, and that could mean heavy fines for the owners. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Crime, Entertainment

Location key for China construction

Jeff Tyler | Sep 12, 2007
A Chinese manufacturer of construction equipment is planning to move its operations to a plant in the U.S. in order to stay competitive. Jeff Tyler reports.

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