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Doctor shortage on the horizon

Helen Palmer | Jun 15, 2006
A new report says the number of doctors graduating from medical school is not keeping pace with the health care needs of US patients. Why aren't people getting their MDs? Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

Don't believe everything you read

Lisa Napoli | Jun 15, 2006
A survey today that said 50% of marketing execs have paid to get their "news" mentioned in the mainstream press. And almost half of those who haven't said they would. Lisa Napoli reports.

Hawaii now has world's largest marine sanctuary

Sam Eaton | Jun 15, 2006
President Bush today created the country's largest national monument in the oceans off the Hawaiian islands. The marine preserve is 1,400 miles long and home to some 7,000 species, many of which can't be found elsewhere. Sam Eaton reports.

Save the Whales t-shirts may make a comeback

| Jun 15, 2006
Commercial whaling has been banned for 20 years, but Japan, Norway and Iceland mostly ignore the ban. And this year, they might even have enough votes to turn the tides their way when the International Whaling Commission meets. Alex Cohen reports.

EU looking to end energy addition

Stephen Beard | Jun 15, 2006
The US is addicted to oil, the President says. But the European Union is looking for ways to kick the addiction. Stephen Beard reports from London.

High price of maintenance in Iraq

| Jun 15, 2006
Gas is cheap in Iraq. But if you are driving in that war-torn country, gas is about the only thing that's cheap. Ben Gilbert reports from Baghdad.
Posted In: Canada

Kick out the kids

| Jun 15, 2006
Commentator and bookstore clerk Moira Manion has two words for the kids running roughshod down store aisles: Get out.

How bad is inflation really?

Tess Vigeland | Jun 15, 2006
Personal finance expert Chris Farrell and host Tess Vigeland discuss market fears that interest rate hikes could go too far.

New stop on the hydrogen highway

Sarah Gardner | Jun 15, 2006
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger dreams of a hydrogen highway linking Los Angeles and San Francisco. But there are a few roadblocks in the way — like the lack of hydrogen-powered vehicles. Sarah Gardner reports.

Bet on rate hikes in August

Bob Moon | Jun 15, 2006
Investors are already looking past this month's Federal Reserve meeting and starting to worry about possible interest rate hikes at the next meeting in August. Bob Moon reports.
Posted In: Economy, Wall Street