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Job Files: Pub owner

| May 26, 2006
This installment of the Job Files visits a pub owner in Kent, England.
Posted In: Canada

Russian oil flexes muscle

Stephen Beard | May 26, 2006
Moscow is floating a plan to take over three oil projects that are now being run by Western companies. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Canada

Singapore loosens up

Jocelyn Ford | May 26, 2006
It's not known for being a wild and crazy place, but today Singapore gave Las Vegas Sands a contract to build what will be the most expensive casino in the world. Jocelyn Ford reports.
Posted In: Canada

A new British invasion

Scott Tong | May 26, 2006
The Times of London said today it's launching an American edition in New York. Guess who owns the Times?Everyone's favorite media mogul, Rupert Murdoch. Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Canada

Will Enron verdicts change corporate America?

Kai Ryssdal | May 25, 2006
Enron founder Kenneth Lay and CEO Jeffrey Skilling have been convicted on multiple counts of fraud, conspiracy and insider trading. Host Kai Ryssdal talks with Houston Chronicle reporter Mary Flood about what the verdicts mean for the corporate world.

Telephone tax refund

Scott Tong | May 25, 2006
The IRS will refund three years' worth of an antiquated long-distance telephone service tax this year, a decision that will lead to as much as $60 billion in lost revenue for the government. Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Washington

Yahoo and eBay join forces

Amy Scott | May 25, 2006
Yahoo gets to sell advertising on the world's largest auction site. In return, eBay will steer users to the number two search engine. Amy Scott has more on the ongoing quest for Web domination.
Posted In: Science

Father of microcredit

Kai Ryssdal | May 25, 2006
Muhammad Yunus's blend of capitalism and social responsibility has shifted the way rural economic and social development works. Host Kai Ryssdal talks with Yunus about microcredit and why it's been so successful over the last 32 years.
Posted In: Economy

Bush's foreign policy is almost all about oil

| May 25, 2006
Commentator John Judis says the Bush administration's "oil-patch unilateralism" will lead the United States in only one direction: toward war.

How, where human trafficking begins

| May 25, 2006
<strong>First in a series:</strong> The annual report on human trafficking next week will estimate between 600,000 and 800,000 people are trafficked across borders each year &mdash; and that doesn't include people sold within their own countries. Scott Carrier reports.
Posted In: Canada

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