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Martha Stewart homes

| Oct 12, 2005
Martha Stewart is creating a bunch of 3-bedroom good things; her name will be on an entire subdivision in North Carolina. Janet Babin has the story.

Anything you can do

| Oct 12, 2005
Beijing launched its second manned space flight this morning. It is the world's fastest growing economy. Writer and commentator Martin Wolf says it looks like China's following our lead.

The New Orleans diaspora

| Oct 12, 2005
Today we have an update from St. Louis, as it deals with the economics of an influx of 5,000 New Orleans refugees. Tom Weber reports that while some have left, others have already put down roots.

Workplace ethics — not so good

Jeff Tyler | Oct 12, 2005
It's been almost four years since Enron's spectacular collapse. But a study out today suggests not much has changed in the world of business ethics. Marketplace's Jeff Tyler explains.

Sharing in Canada

| Oct 12, 2005
Alaskans will get their oil dividend checks this week: 845 dollars this year. Those of us in the lower 48 won't get anything. But for Alberta, Canada, things are a little different. Steve McNally explains.

TV ads: perfect fit?

Andrea Gardner | Oct 12, 2005
Advertisers are edging their themes right up to the under-the-feminist-skin line. Or wait, are they crossing it? Andrea Gardner takes a closer look.

The public's business: Greenspan's successor

| Oct 12, 2005
Commentator Robert Reich says being a friend of President Bush isn't the best qualification for a new Fed chief.

Getting New Orleans on its feet

Sam Eaton | Oct 12, 2005
FEMA is hard at work filling its trailers with New Orleans evacuees. And people are ready to get back to work. But there's still a problem. Sam Eaton explains.

iPod's latest move

Ethan Lindsey | Oct 12, 2005
Apple is set to unveil the latest version of the iPod today. As Ethan Lindsey reports, the company has consumers right where it wants them.

Whistleblowing vs. "public concern"

Scott Tong | Oct 12, 2005
The Supreme Court looks at a case today involving a whistleblower in the Los Angeles County District Attorneys office. Scott Tong reports.
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