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A great future in plastics

| Oct 17, 2006
Ever wonder what happens to plastic grocery bags once you stuff them into the recycling bin at the store? Jule Gardner has the answer.

It's all about job security

| Oct 17, 2006
Commentator and airline pilot Jonathan Hobbs says employee loyalty can sometimes pay off.

Bankruptcy reform one year later

Jeff Tyler | Oct 17, 2006
It's been a year since new rules made it harder for individuals to wipe out their debts by filing for bankruptcy. Jeff Tyler has this update on how it's working.

Gap tries on shoe business

Dan Grech | Oct 17, 2006
The struggling clothing retailer is testing out, a website with a stylish selection of shoes hand-picked by Gap staff. Dan Grech reports.

Tech industry shedding jobs

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Oct 17, 2006
Companies are slashing tech jobs at the highest rate in months, a new report shows. Ashley Milne-Tyte looks at whether the trend will continue.
Posted In: Science

Boomers keep on working

| Oct 17, 2006
A new report finds nearly one in four Baby Boomers doubt they'll ever stop working. Diantha Parker reports.

An Intel turnaround?

Sarah Gardner | Oct 17, 2006
Analysts will be looking at today's third quarter earnings report for signs that the Intel's restructuring plans are starting to bear fruit. Sarah Gardner reports.
Posted In: Wall Street

'Dirty' fuel cleaning up

Rachel Dornhelm | Oct 16, 2006
A new kind of diesel is coming to a pump near you starting today, and it might just be the biggest advancement in fighting vehicle pollution since unleaded gas. Rachel Dornhelm reports.

Chrysler's got an inventory overload

Janet Babin | Oct 16, 2006
Some DaimlerChrysler dealers are flexing their muscles and refusing to take cars they didn't order. That's putting pressure on the automaker to ramp up incentives to unload excess inventory. Janet Babin reports.

Reuters opens virtual bureau . . . for real

Kai Ryssdal | Oct 16, 2006
Users of online worlds transact millions of real dollars worth of virtual goods and services every day and that means there's real business news to cover. Confused? Host Kai Ryssdal sorts it out with Reuters' Second Life bureau chief Adam Pasick.
Posted In: Science