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Spanish truckers join int'l fuel strikes

Jun 12, 2008
The truckers' strike in Spain is the latest in a string of international protests against the rising cost of fuel. Renita Jablonski talks to Danny Wood in Madrid about how this strike is affecting consumers.
Posted In: Jobs, Travel

Shutdown Mississippi hurts Midwest

Jun 12, 2008
A lock and dam on the Mississippi River is having a huge economic impact on small towns around the Midwest that rely on it for business. Maureen McCollum reports on how it's affecting a village in Wisconsin.

Narrowing The Gap

Jun 11, 2008
Retailer Gap Inc. plans to consolidate its various specialty stores into its main stores to save on real estate costs and unite its brand. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Retail

Importing inflation

Jun 11, 2008
Skyrocketing oil costs and high food prices have stirred inflation worries around the globe, and a weak dollar means we'll definitely feel the effects. John Dimsdale explains.
Posted In: Economy

High gas prices? Get used to them

Jun 11, 2008
The Energy Department says high gasoline prices are here to stay. But is there anything the government can do to alleviate the pressure? Jeremy Hobson reports.
Posted In: Economy

Trump set on his course of action

Jun 11, 2008
Donald Trump is refuting Scottish claims that his proposed $2 billion golf course in Aberdeen would harm environmentally sensitive sand dunes. Stephen Beard reports it could also help support an economically depressed area.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

Congress explores green home loans

Jun 11, 2008
Congress is looking into making loans for green homes and energy-efficient remodeling projects more affordable. Sam Eaton reports energy efficient housing could offer a bright spot in a slumping market.
Posted In: Housing

SEC calls in ratings agencies

Jun 11, 2008
The SEC wants to know why ratings agencies Fitch, Moody's, Standard & Poors gave AAA ratings to mortgage bonds that turned out to be junk. Some blame increased competition for a loss of objectivity. Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: Wall Street

Global oil demand slows

Jun 10, 2008
The International Energy Agency says global demand for oil is slowing. What will that mean for prices? Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Economy

John Stumpf bio

Jun 10, 2008
CONVERSATIONS FROM THE CORNER OFFICE: Wells Fargo & Company President and CEO John Stumpf.
Posted In: Wall Street

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