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Tax e-filing - the wave of the future

Alisa Roth | Feb 10, 2006
February may feel early to be worrying about taxes, but tax day is fast approaching. As Alisa Roth reports from New York, a growing number of states are requiring preparers to file electronically... or face hefty fines.

David Johnson checks in

Kai Ryssdal | Feb 10, 2006
Kai Ryssdal talks with Dallas stock broker David Johnson about the week on Wall Street.
Posted In: Wall Street

Mattel's Bob Eckert on running the world's biggest toy company

Kai Ryssdal | Feb 10, 2006
The toy industry's big trade show gets down to business in New York this weekend. Meanwhile, in our new series "Conversations from the Corner Office," Kai talks with Mattel's CEO Bob Eckert about the perks and responsibilities of running the world's biggest toymaker.

Tomatoes are ready for their close-up

| Feb 10, 2006
For the first time, a tomato is starring in its own television commercial. Raisins, beef, and milk have all had their star turns. Mushrooms may be next. From WLRN in Miami, Lyn Millner reports on how to make a garden variety item a hot commodity.

The Look Ahead for February 10, 2006

| Feb 10, 2006
What you need to know today about next week.

The "Straight Story" with Chris Farrell: Debit Danger

| Feb 10, 2006
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." This week, debit cards promise a safer way to shop. Chris reads the fine print.

Olympic endorsement deals

Scott Jagow | Feb 10, 2006
Business of sports commentator Diana Nyad looks at which athletes are likely to get big endorsement deals out of this year's Winter Games with Scott Jagow.
Posted In: Sports

We can't quit "Brokeback Mountain"

Lisa Napoli | Feb 10, 2006
Daily Variety editor Michael Speier looks at the phenomenon of "Brokeback Mountain" with host Lisa Napoli.

Turin v. Salt Lake

| Feb 10, 2006
Can the upcoming Winter Olympics in Turin beat the Salt Lake games in ad revenue? Curt Nickisch has the answer.
Posted In: Sports

A cable TV cafeteria

| Feb 10, 2006
The FCC says giving viewers a choice of what channels to include in their cable TV packages is cheaper than provider-selected bundles. Eric Niiler has more.

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