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Compelled to give

Sep 19, 2005
Stacy Palmer, editor of the <em>Chronicle of Philanthropy</em>, tells host Lisa Napoli about what makes people want to give during an emergency.

Que Syrah Syrah

Sep 19, 2005
For decades, Latino farm labor has been the backbone of the wine industry in the western US. Now a growing number of former pickers are becoming winemakers themselves. Rachael McDonald reports from Washington's Columbia River Valley.

North Korea to scrap nuclear weapons program

Sep 19, 2005
North Korea said today it will end its nuclear weapons program. The US and other members of the 6-party talks say they'll provide the nation with oil, aid and security. South Korea is, well, giddy. Jocelyn Ford reports.

The next German Chancellor?

Sep 19, 2005
Angela Merkel claims victory in yesterday's German elections. But the vote tally is awfully close, and Gerhard Schr&ouml;der isn't admitting defeat. Kyle James reports.
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To the moon

Sep 19, 2005
Today NASA will outline plans to send man back to the moon. Brett Neely looks at how much the effort could cost and whether the government can afford it.

Voting in Afghanistan

Sep 19, 2005
Afghans went to the polls this weekend for the first parlimentary elections in 25 years. Miranda Kennedy reports that the results may not be known for weeks.
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OPEC meets in Vienna

Sep 19, 2005
OPEC may leave its daily quotas alone. But it's also considering making a one-time offer of a couple million extra barrels &#8212; or it might boost production. Stephen Beard reports from London.

The nuts and bolts of construction

Sep 19, 2005
General contractors gather in Washington, DC today for a conference on regulations for the construction industry. But as Ashley Milne-Tyte reports, Hurricane Katrina is likely to steal the spotlight.

Koslowski to be sentenced today

Sep 19, 2005
Former Tyco CEO Dennis Koslowski is scheduled to be sentenced for his part in the theft of more than $150 million from the conglomerate. Amy Scott reports that the judge might just throw the book at him.

TV marketers &#8212; outside the box

Sep 19, 2005
The debut of the new fall TV shows gets underway in full force this week, and as Rachel Dornhelm reports, the networks are turning to other means besides TV ads to lure viewers.

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