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And the 'Brandy' goes <nobr>to . . .</nobr>

Mar 3, 2006
You've heard of the Oscars, of course. But what about the "Brandies"? These Hollywood trophies go to the company with the most product placement in movies. Lisa Napoli explains.

The Job Files: Mystery shopper

Mar 3, 2006
This installment of the Job Files looks at a spy disguised as a customer.

NFL negotiations

Mar 2, 2006
Tonight the NFL season begins, and barring a last minute agreement between the NFL owners and players, the rough and tumble of labor trouble is about to begin. Our Sports Business analyst Ed Derse fills us in on the dynamics.
Posted In: Sports

Celebrex study

Mar 2, 2006
We've all heard the charges that Vioxx can trigger heart attacks. Now comes word that rival pain reliever Celebrex may also exacerbate heart problems. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

iTunes video royalties

Mar 1, 2006
The Hollywood labor unions are asking Disney to increase the royalties actors, directors, and writers receive when their work is downloaded from Apple's iTunes music store. Disney says it won't go beyond the current DVD formula. Lisa Napoli has the details.

Ban on French birds

Feb 28, 2006
The threat of bird flu has caused the US to ban some poultry and live bird shipments from France. Helen Palmer reports on the fallout.
Posted In: Canada, Health

Rising health costs hurt hospitals

Feb 28, 2006
A new study out shows high healthcare costs have left most hospitals in Southern California in the red. As Helen Palmers reports, healthcare facilities across the country face a similar bind.
Posted In: Health

Cell phone content

Feb 27, 2006
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp is creating a production house to provide content for cell phones. Today rival network CBS announced plans to start a subscription service that will send news and entertainment directly to cell phones. Lisa Napoli explains the rush to send TV content to cell phones.

Bird flu summit

Feb 27, 2006
Bird flu experts from around the world assemble in Washington today to discuss how businesses can prepare for a possible outbreak. Eric Niiler reports.
Posted In: Health

The "Straight Story" with Chris Farrell: Health Care Chorus

Feb 25, 2006
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the "Straight Story." This week, the need for health care reform has bridged a political divide. Chris sings hallelujah.

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