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Birdylicious!

Nov 21, 2005
Sandra Tsing-Loh explains her experiences writing hip, punchy dialogue for a chicken.

Toronto, SARS, and bird flu

Nov 21, 2005
Canada learned from its experience with SARS... Lessons that could help the US decide how to spend billions to prevent a bird flu epidemic. From Toronto, Steve McNally reports.
Posted In: Health

GM makes predicted job cuts

Nov 21, 2005
This morning, GM's CEO Rick Wagoner offered up what he called some "tough medicine:" the car maker will cut 30,000 manufacturing jobs and close nine North American plants by 2008. From WLRN in Miami, Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Health

Bob Dylan poems on the auction block

Nov 21, 2005
Handwritten poems written by Sixties balladeer Bob Dylan are expected fetch as much as $80,000 today in an auction of rock memorabilia. Jeff Tyler has more.

Drug battle in D.C.

Nov 18, 2005
The drug industry is suing Washington, D.C. over a city law that caps prescription drug prices. The city is trying to cut down on the amount it spends annually on drugs for uninsured residents. Stuart Cohen reports.
Posted In: Canada, Health, New York, Science

From the Money Matters Desk: Travel Insurance A to Z

Nov 18, 2005
Travel delays and bad weather can turn a dream vacation into a nightmare. So on this week's Money Matters -- our regular look at how to improve your bottom line -- we learn what travel insurance can and can't do. Jonathon Ansell is the president of United States Travel Insurance Association.

Cutting Holiday Costs

Nov 18, 2005
Find out the cheapest way to send packages or buy gift cards. <em>Real Simple's</em> Sarah Humphreys trims our holiday costs.

Arrested Development

Nov 18, 2005
Daily Variety editor Michael Speier talks to host Tess Vigeland about the demise of the FOX series "Arrested Development."

Black box warnings

Nov 18, 2005
A new report out shows doctors frequently ignore so-called "black box" warnings on medications that include serious side effects. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Health

If you air it, they will watch?

Nov 16, 2005
Lately, ad dollars have been flowing away from network television and toward the Internet. Madison Avenue types wonder if TV ads are worth it. So network execs held a press conference to calm nerves. Jeff Tyler reports.

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