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It's time to change nation's fiscal course

| Jul 10, 2006
Comptroller General of the United States David Walker has a warning for new Treasury Secy. Henry Paulson and his boss: Fix current economic policies or we're in for a lot of pain.
Posted In: Economy, Washington

Learning to hack for all the right reasons

Stephen Beard | Jul 10, 2006
This fall students in Britain will start on the country's first bachelor's degree that teaches them everything they need to know about cyber-crime. Stephen Beard reports.

A dwindling crop of migrant workers

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Jul 10, 2006
Get ready to pay more for your morning glass of O.J. Florida citrus growers are having problems finding enough workers to pick the fruit. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Canada, Washington

Looking for cash in keeping it clean

Steve Tripoli | Jul 10, 2006
A federal judge has ruled that services stripping naughty bits from films sold for home viewing violate copyright laws. Other entrepreneurs, however, are ready to tame your TV for profit. Steve Tripoli reports.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

More recruits go Army

Hilary Wicai | Jul 10, 2006
You might think the continued reports of deaths in Iraq would be hurting the Pentagon's recruiting program. But the Army announced today it's above its goal for this year. Hillary Wicai reports.

Unusual question at Southwest: Window or aisle?

Ethan Lindsey | Jul 10, 2006
Southwest Airlines passengers flying out of San Diego today are in for something a little bit different — assigned seating. Ethan Lindsey reports on why the no-frills flyer is trying something new.

How does Buffett do it?

Scott Jagow | Jul 10, 2006
Personal finance expert Chris Farrell and host Scott Jagow look at the dizzying success Warren Buffett has had as an investor and why he's so tough to copy.
Posted In: Investing

Water sales soar in Gaza

Iris Makkler | Jul 10, 2006
An Israeli aid raid in the Gaza Strip two weeks ago seriously damaged a power station there. Irris Makler has the story of one Gaza water seller whose business is booming during the territory's prolonged power outage.
Posted In: Canada

Calderon victory contested

Dan Grech | Jul 10, 2006
Conserative Felipe Calderon has been declared the winner of Mexico's presidential election, but this thing may not be over yet. Dan Grech reports from Mexico City.
Posted In: Canada

A cloud hanging over Italy's win?

Scott Jagow | Jul 10, 2006
Italy won its fourth World Cup yesterday in a dramatic penalty kick shootout against France. But the country's top soccer league faces a match-fixing disgrace at home. Host Scott Jagow talks to Megan Williams in Rome.
Posted In: Canada, Sports