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The history of immigration in the US

Kai Ryssdal | Apr 7, 2006
Kai speaks with historian Donna Gabacia about the history of immigration in the United States, and what might be ahead for the nation now that immigration legislation on the Senate floor appears to be stalled.
Posted In: Economy

It depends. Are they teetoddlers?

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Apr 7, 2006
Most bars in New York City don't want underage drinkers. But some bars are allowing parents to bring their babies inside. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports on whether this segment of the population is helping or hurting bar business in the Big Apple.

It's the economia, stupido!

| Apr 7, 2006
Italians are voting this weekend for the country's next prime minister. But the 3.5 million Italian citizens living in other countries around the world will also have the opportunity to vote for their own representatives. Megan Williams reports.
Posted In: Canada

Baseball's still a big hit with fans

Scott Jagow | Apr 7, 2006
Business of sports commentator Diana Nyad tells host Scott Jagow that baseball's popularity is up this year despite the cloud of a steroids scandal.
Posted In: Sports

Immigration debate comes down to dollars

| Apr 7, 2006
Commentator Michael Scherer argues that the debate over immigration isn't so much about national security versus job security. It's about money.
Posted In: Washington

Less satisfaction in Shanghai

Jocelyn Ford | Apr 7, 2006
The Rolling Stones are playing their first show in China tomorrow night. But it might be a little tamer than their used to. Jocelyn Ford reports.
Posted In: Canada

Jobless numbers could add to inflation worries

Alisa Roth | Apr 7, 2006
Unemployment figures for March are due out today and indications are they'll show the job market is on the upswing. But as Alisa Roth reports, what's good news for job seekers is a red flag for inflation hawks.
Posted In: Economy

Ford offers interest-free loans for hybrids

| Apr 7, 2006
Looking to make headway in a market now dominated by Toyota, Ford has unveiled plans to offer interest-free loans on its hybrid vehicles. Cheryl Glaser looks at whether the hybrid Escape can compete with the Prius.

Berlusconi's running against the economy

| Apr 7, 2006
Italians go to the polls on Sunday to decide whether long-time Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi will keep his job. As Megan Williams reports from Rome, Italy's sluggish economy may hurt Berlusconi's chance at re-election.
Posted In: Canada

All that glitters . . .

Amy Scott | Apr 7, 2006
The price of gold has hit highs not seen in 25 years. So why isn't the jewelry industry celebrating? Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: Investing

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