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The Sloan Sessions

Scott Jagow | Oct 3, 2005
Allan Sloan, Newsweek's Wall Street Editor, talks to Scott Jagow about the Tribune Company's recent $1 billion tax bill.

A new Supreme Court

John Dimsdale | Oct 3, 2005
John Roberts is sworn in as Supreme Court Chief Justice today and the President has nominated Harriet Miers to take Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's seat. John Dimsdale looks at the business cases on the Court's docket.

Paying for Katrina

Hilary Wicai | Oct 3, 2005
Hillary Wicai sorts through the options circulating Washington to foot the bill for Katrina Recovery and examines which are likely to prevail.

Dial out or tune in

Lisa Napoli | Oct 3, 2005
Rafat Ali, editor of, talks to host Lisa Napoli about the excitement around new goodies for your cellphone.

L'Shana Tova!

Rachel Dornhelm | Oct 3, 2005
The Jewish New Year, Roshashana, begins today at sundown. Rachel Dornhelm looks at today's kosher foods: matzo and tacos.

Yahoo gets content-happy

Alisa Roth | Oct 3, 2005
Today's Yahoo announced its Open Content Alliance, launching a project just like Google's controversial Google Print. Marketplace's Alisa Roth reports.

Buying bonds — online

Ethan Lindsey | Oct 3, 2005
For the first time, the Treasury Department begins offering bonds for sale on the Internet today. Ethan Lindsey looks at what the move might mean for the bond market.

European Union and Turkey

Stephen Beard | Oct 3, 2005
Turkey's hopes to join the EU are meeting a serious roadblock as talks open today. It goes against previous agreements, but seems to be in keeping with public opinion. From London, Stephen Beard reports.

Any silver lining to reunification?

Kyle James | Oct 3, 2005
15 years after East and West Germany got back together, the European Continent's biggest economy is mired in a slump. Kyle James reports from Germany.

Reunifying hurricane victims

| Oct 3, 2005
A new nonprofit hopes to bring hurricane survivors together using a free hi-tech voicemail system From WLRN in Miami, Cristina Del Sesto reports.