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Spitzer joins calls for state health care

Alisa Roth | Jan 4, 2007
New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer says he wants to guarantee access to health care for all of the state's uninsured children, and help reduce the number of uninsured overall. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Health

Pitchers are taking a mound of cash

Kai Ryssdal | Jan 4, 2007
Major League Baseball had a busy off-season, with players signed to some of the biggest deals ever. Business-of-sports analyst Diana Nyad talks with Kai Ryssdal about the players who got the most — pitchers.
Posted In: Sports

Piling on the costs to healthcare

Helen Palmer | Jan 4, 2007
We're all aware that being overweight can hurt your personal health, and your ego, too. But it also contributes to rising costs of health care. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

Schooling teens on the cost of pregnancy

Alex Cohen | Jan 4, 2007
The cost of raising a child in America is about $250,000 these days. One school program in Texas is motivating teenagers not to get pregnant by telling them just how much babies cost. Alex Cohen has the story.

Cities stuck with old stadiums

| Jan 4, 2007
Older stadiums are getting more and more expensive to maintain, so who's going to pay for the renovations when the local municipality can't afford it? David Carter has some advice.
Posted In: Sports

Are you ready for some ads!

Dan Grech | Jan 4, 2007
Super Bowl commercials continue to get pricier and, hopefully, more entertaining as companies shell out millions of dollars to get your attention. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Sports

The end of musicals?

Stephen Beard | Jan 4, 2007
British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber warns that the auction of a wireless spectrum in London could doom music theater in the city's West End. Stephen Beard explains.
Posted In: Canada, Entertainment

Unions throw down the (protective) glove

Alisa Roth | Jan 4, 2007
A loophole in workplace rules lets some employers force workers to buy their own protective gear. The Labor Department hasn't fixed the rule, so two unions are forcing the issue. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Jobs

Back-door defense spending

Jeff Tyler | Jan 4, 2007
The Bush Administration is skirting the normal budget process and using "emergency" supplemental spending to fund non-emergency items for the Pentagon. Jeff Tyler looks at the effects.
Posted In: Washington

Democrats' first 100 hours

Amy Scott | Jan 4, 2007
Congress is back today and everyone's watching to see if the Democrats will keep their promises for reform over their first few days in power. Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: Washington

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