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Wendy's gets leaner

Jun 8, 2006
The No. 3 US fast-food chain announced it's switching cooking oil to significantly reduce trans-fats in french fries and chicken items. But will customers like it? Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

US soccer headed to new heights?

Jun 8, 2006
Business of sports expert David Carter and host Mark Austin Thomas discuss how the World Cup soccer tournament could spark greater interest in US professional soccer.
Posted In: Sports

For science or profit?

Jun 7, 2006
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia plans to create a genetic database of over 100,000 children. The initiative raises questions about privacy and who should profit from such information. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

Hey, those are <em>our</em> ancient remedies!

Jun 7, 2006
American and European drug companies have filed thousands of patents on unorthodox treatments that have been used in India for centuries. Now, India is fighting back to protect its ancient intellectual property. Suzanne Marmion reports.
Posted In: Canada, Health

Glaxo eyeing Pfizer consumer meds

Jun 6, 2006
Bidding is expected to close today for Pfizer's over-the-counter division. The top bidder so far is said to be pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Health

Will audiences heed 'The Omen'?

Jun 5, 2006
Twentieth Century Fox is releasing "The Omen" tomorrow, tied to the 6/6/06 date it has used to market the horror film. But opening a movie on a Tuesday can be scary for the box office. Will it work? Jeff Tyler reports.

AIDS at 25

Jun 5, 2006
The disease has claimed 25 million lives and cost billions of dollars to fight and treat. Helen Palmer looks at what the next 25 years might bring.
Posted In: Health

New organic rules

Jun 5, 2006
The government this week issues new rules about what food can be labeled organic. Janet Babin has more.
Posted In: Health, Washington

Rents on the rise

Jun 2, 2006
What you need to know today about rising rents.
Posted In: Housing

Day in the Work Life: Quake expert

Jun 2, 2006
On this week's A Day in the Work Life, our look at how folks trade their time for money, we go digging with an earthquake geologist.

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