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Lotto winner takes fortune home to Pakistan

Miranda Kennedy | Oct 5, 2006
In one small mountain town in northern Pakistan, last year's devastating earthquake became an initiation into political life for the town's new mayor. They call him the "American Dollar Man." Miranda Kennedy has the story.
Posted In: Canada

Small profits for big pharma?

Scott Jagow | Oct 5, 2006
Host Scott Jagow and economics correspondent Chris Farrell look at a new report that suggests the pharmaceutical industry may not be raking in big profits after all.
Posted In: Health

Sick days for all

Rachel Dornhelm | Oct 5, 2006
Voters in San Francisco are expected to make their city the first in the country to require paid sick leave for all workers. Could it spark a trend on the national level? Rachel Dornhelm reports.

Charges filed in HP spy case

Scott Jagow | Oct 5, 2006
Information security consultant Rob Douglas offers his take on the indictments of Patricia Dunn and four others involved in the HP corporate spying scandal.

A Ford alliance with Renault-Nissan?

Sam Eaton | Oct 5, 2006
Now that GM and Renault-Nissan have parted ways, is Ford the next contestant in the auto alliance dating game? Sam Eaton reports.
Posted In: Canada

FBI investigates spinach grower

Rachel Dornhelm | Oct 5, 2006
The FBI is now involved in the E. coli investigation. Rachel Dornhelm looks at whether the food processing company in the cross-hairs can bounce back.
Posted In: Health

Bidding on Stuyvesant Town

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Oct 5, 2006
Purchase bids are expected today for New York's last bastion of affordable middle class housing. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: New York

Star Trek auction

Janet Babin | Oct 5, 2006
Christie's today is offering the highest bidder a piece of the final frontier. Janet Babin reports.

Communist China contemplates wage gap

Jocelyn Ford | Oct 5, 2006
China's Communist Party meets in Beijing this weekend to discuss political and economic issues many Americans would recognize, such as how to maintain social harmony despite big disparities in wealth. Jocelyn Ford reports.

Stricter rules, more lost luggage

Hilary Wicai | Oct 5, 2006
As carry-on rules were tightened following the foiled London terror plot in August, passengers had to check more bags. A new report from the Department of Transportation says the rate of lost or mishandled bags jumped 25%. Hillary Wicai reports.

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