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The foundation of the American dream

| Jun 16, 2005
You think the weather's hot? Check out the housing market. More and more immigrants are among the folks trying to purchase that home. From WBUR in Boston, Monica Brady-Myerov explains.

A Foxwoods for Long Island?

| Jun 16, 2005
The Shinnecock tribe has filed a lawsuit in New York claiming ownership of several thousand acres of pricey real estate on Long Island. Which they think is casino-ready.

Big Pharma's big challenge

| Jun 16, 2005
Big pharmaceuticals hanker to buy small biotech. Health writer Shereen El Feki has this commentary.

The NBA reaches higher

| Jun 16, 2005
Mid-finals, the NBA had a big announcement: coach Phil Jackson returns to the LA Lakers. Who aren't in the finals this time around. Lisa Napoli asks David Carter all about it.

Inflation — why worry?

| Jun 16, 2005
The Federal Reserve is out with what's called the Beige Book, it's regional survey of the state of the American economy. And things are pretty good. Chris Farrell says they get it right: inflation's not really a problem.

Iraq's ER emergency

| Jun 16, 2005
Whether it's towels, medicine or oxygen, hospitals in Baghdad have learned to do without. Even the World Bank's $100 million can barely stanch the bleeding. Borzou Daragahi reports.
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Fly the luxury skies

| Jun 15, 2005
Japan and France are teaming up to develop a new supersonic plane. But that kind of speed doesn't come cheap; Robert Reich has more in his commentary.

Keeping chemicals under lock and key

| Jun 15, 2005
It's not every day that a Republican Administration tells Big Business it needs <em>more</em> regulation. But today the Department of Homeland Security called for a safety crackdown at toxic chemical plants. Scott Tong reports.

The Deal: behind the scenes

| Jun 15, 2005
The scene: Wall Street. The U.S. is at war in the Middle East and gasosline prices have soared to 6 bucks a gallon. An investment bank is asked to broker a deal between a US energy company and a Russian oil firm. Don't worry, it's only a movie. Or is it? Screenwriter Ruth Epstein tells more.

Jacques and Tony go to Brussels

| Jun 15, 2005
British Prime Minister Tony Blair and French President Jacques Chirac join other European bigwigs in Brussels for an E.U. summit tomorrow. Stephen Beard reports that European leaders are coming from different places &#151; in more ways than one.
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