Features By Alisa Roth

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It's Ken Lay's turn

Former Enron chairman Kenneth Lay takes the witness stand in the Enron fraud trial today. And as Alisa Roth reports, his main defense is likely to be: "I had no idea what was going on."
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Oil talks just talk

Finance ministers from the G7 industrialized nations and China meet with crude oil producers in Washington today to discuss ways to tame record-breaking oil prices. Alisa Roth reports.
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Sarbanes-Oxley relief for small businesses?

SEC regulators want to let small companies take a pass on some of the toughest rules of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, one of the big legacies of the Enron scandal. Alisa Roth reports.
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Light at the end of Delta's tunnel?

The leaders of Delta's pilots union sit down today to discuss a proposed compromise plan to keep both the pilots and the bankrupt carrier in business. As Alisa Roth reports, the pilots may have no choice but to accept the plan.
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Reading the Fed's tea leaves

The Federal Reserve is expected to release minutes from it most recent meeting today, and analysts are expected to pore over the text to find insight into the thinking of new Fed chief Ben Bernanke. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Economy, Wall Street
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Hu's first stop: The House of Gates

Chinese President Hu Jintao visits the United States this week. He travels first to Seattle, where he'll visit Bill Gates. As Alisa Roth reports, the stop is a victory in Gates' ongoing battle against pirated software in China.
Posted In: Canada
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The immigrant day laborer market

One of the hot-button issues within the illegal immigration debate is day laborers. There are some 120,000 of them nationwide, and it's a male-dominated job market. Researchers say only two of the formal and informal job sites include women. Alisa Roth reports.
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Will Tivo now pause or fast-forward?

TiVo won a huge patent lawsuit Thursday against Echostar, the owner of the Dish Network. A federal jury said Echostar stole Tivo's technology for pausing and rewinding live TV. TiVo gets $74 million, but that might be all it gets. Alisa Roth reports.
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Oh, how he longs for Yesterday

Michael Jackson may be selling his stake in the Sony music catalog -- the one with all the Beatles songs in it. It's part of his effort to stay out of bankruptcy. Alisa Roth reports.
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Outlook hazy

With more than 100 cases of rare fungal eye infections tied to one of Bausch and Lomb's contact lens products, major retailers are rushing to pull products off the shelves. Meanwhile, Bausch and Lomb's CEO said today the company will likely miss the April 30 deadline to file its 2005 annual report. Alisa Roth reports.

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