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Kai Ryssdal | Nov 18, 2005
Kai Ryssdal reviewed the week's news with David Johnson. Hear all about it, from AT&T's demise to David's holiday gift giving plans...
Posted In: Wall Street

What ever happened to not insulting your host?

Jocelyn Ford and Kai Ryssdal | Nov 18, 2005
The president, who lands in China tomorrow, criticized the Chinese government in a speech on Wednesday. Kai Ryssdal asked Beijing bureau chief Jocelyn Ford about the speech... and the Chinese response to it.

A few plain words about sacrifice

| Nov 18, 2005
Commentator Chris Wiseman says that when it comes to the expectations we have about the Gulf Coast's recovery, Congress and the president are leaving out something important that we need to hear.

Look Ahead for November 18, 2005

| Nov 18, 2005
What you need to know today about next week.

The "Buzzword": ICANN

| Nov 18, 2005
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, <em>Marketplace Money</em> brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance -- "ICANN." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?

Day in the Work Life: Turkey 911

| Nov 18, 2005
On this week's A Day in the Work Life, our weekly look at how folks trade time for money, we talk turkey -- literally.
Posted In: Jobs

The Mailbag for November 18, 2005

| Nov 18, 2005
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on swapping houses, cleaning up a credit report, and investing in MITTS.
Posted In: Investing

The "Straight Story" with Chris Farrell: The Politics of Pay

| Nov 18, 2005
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out the "Straight Story." This week, Congressman Barney Frank introduced legislation that would force full disclosure of CEO salaries and perks. Chris votes yea.
Posted In: Jobs

From the Money Matters Desk: Travel Insurance A to Z

| Nov 18, 2005
Travel delays and bad weather can turn a dream vacation into a nightmare. So on this week's Money Matters -- our regular look at how to improve your bottom line -- we learn what travel insurance can and can't do. Jonathon Ansell is the president of United States Travel Insurance Association.

Cutting Holiday Costs

| Nov 18, 2005
Find out the cheapest way to send packages or buy gift cards. <em>Real Simple's</em> Sarah Humphreys trims our holiday costs.

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