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Delta discusses US Air bid

Alisa Roth | Jan 22, 2007
US Airways put forth a sweetened hostile bid last month, and now Delta will discuss it with its directors — but only because it has to. Alisa Roth looks at whether the move would make strategic sense.
Posted In: Travel

Planning for early retirement

| Jan 19, 2007
Your golden years can happen sooner than you think. All you need to do is plan. Tess Vigeland talks with Ellen McGirt of Money Magazine.

Another disappointment for Airbus

Amy Scott | Jan 19, 2007
A French newspaper says United Parcel Service is rescinding its orders for the cargo version of Airbus' A-380 super-jumbo jet. If true, remaining orders for the plane would be zero. Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: Canada

Executive decision: Global warming is serious

Sarah Gardner | Jan 19, 2007
CEOs of 10 major corporations including General Electric, Caterpillar and DuPont plan to urge Congress and the President on Monday to get serious about climate change. Sarah Gardner reports.

Migrants as pesos

Dan Grech | Jan 19, 2007
For many illegal immigrants coming into America across the U.S.-Mexico border, it's not the first border they've crossed. Dan Grech went to Mexico's southern border to see what a difficult, dangerous place it can be.
Posted In: Immigration, Mexico

Week on Wall Street

| Jan 19, 2007
Kim Clark, personal finance columnist for U.S. News and World Report, talks with host Tess Vigeland about the confusing week on Wall Street and what may lie ahead.
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

Business putting spurs to healthcare reform

John Dimsdale | Jan 19, 2007
The political stars may be aligning for some big changes in the national healthcare system. What's responsible? Foreign competition, for one thing. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Health, Washington

Better healthcare without the government

Tess Vigeland | Jan 19, 2007
Comptroller General of the United States David Walker says Americans could enjoy "basic and essential" healthcare without having a government-run system.
Posted In: Health, Washington

When the brain's CEO needs retraining

| Jan 19, 2007
What happens when the "boss" of your brain is damaged? Producer Mary Beth Kirchner met a therapist with rare insights into that question.
Posted In: Health

Straight Story: Baby boomers, be gone?

| Jan 19, 2007
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the Straight Story. Are baby boomers destroying our nation's financial future? Chris shakes his head.
Posted In: Retirement