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Good nutrition bad for (some) business

Hilary Wicai | Nov 3, 2006
The government's Women, Infants and Children program is considering allocating more money for the buying of fruits and vegetables. Sounds good? Not to companies whose bottom line would take an unhealthy hit. Hillary Wicai reports.
Posted In: Health, Washington

Week on Wall Street

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 3, 2006
Stockbroker and business analyst David Johnson chats with Kai Ryssdal about the confusing economic numbers that came out this week, and what may lie ahead.

Ortega's comeback: The economy

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 3, 2006
Former Sandinista Daniel Ortega is running for president again in Nicaragua. Much of his platform is economic. Hector Tobar of the Los Angeles Times talks with Kai Ryssdal about Ortega's campaign.
Posted In: Canada

What's not to learn?

| Nov 3, 2006
With more Americans sporting college degrees, what can you do to put yourself ahead of the pack? Well, keep learning even after school. We sent Cash Peters to the Learning Annex to do exactly that.
Posted In: Jobs

Chopstick inflation

| Nov 3, 2006
Disposable chopsticks are disappearing from the tables at many restaurants in Japan. Steve Herman reports from Tokyo.
Posted In: Canada

Hollywood: Show us the money

| Nov 3, 2006
Host Mark Austin Thomas and Daily Variety managing editor Michael Speier discuss why TV and movie companies have been so hesitant to make deals with YouTube and other digital newcomers.
Posted In: Entertainment, Science

Will Hollywood play nice with YouTube?

Scott Jagow | Nov 3, 2006
Media companies <i>are</i> feeling the pressure to make deals with Google to get on board YouTube, but Financial Times reporter Aline Van Duyn says those companies are conflicted.
Posted In: Entertainment, Science

Another CEO headed for prison

| Nov 3, 2006
Former Computer Associates CEO Sanjay Kumar was handed a 12-year sentence for his role in that company's accounting fraud scandal. Corporate attorney Lance Kimmel offers his take on the ruling.
Posted In: Crime

MasterCard wants World Cup back

Rachel Dornhelm | Nov 3, 2006
Visa has swiped World Cup sponsorship rights away from MasterCard. MasterCard has charged FIFA with breach of contract. And today Visa's trying to get in on the lawsuit. Rachel Dornhelm explains.
Posted In: Sports

NYC Marathon scalpers

Amy Scott | Nov 3, 2006
The 37th New York Marathon is this weekend, but many runners won't be the original entrants. As demand to participate skyrockets, some runners are scalping their bibs for top dollar. Amy Scott has the story.
Posted In: Sports

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