Congressional committees are collaborating on the House version of a health care bill that will involve difficult-to-acquire funding. Danielle Karson reviews potential funding ideas for the plan and what could spark controversy.
Delegates at the Geneva Conference are reviewing a possible remedy for shrinking global trade. The "aid for trade" program would make life easier for poor countries by funneling the money to third world exporters. Stephen Beard reports.
As temporary owner of GM automaker Opel, the German government is keen to protect the company's 26,000 workers there. But other countries in the E.U. don't like the rules set by the new owner. Brett Neely explores the caveats.
NBA draft rules dictate basketball players can't go pro until they're at least 19. Business of sports commentator Diana Nyad talks to Stacey Vanek-Smith about how this limits talented players who come directly out of high school.
President Obama's first visit to Russia will focus on trade between the two superpowers. But a close look at current trading relations between the countries shows there's not a whole lot going on. Steve Henn reports.
Under its new restructuring plan, General Motors will sell assets such as its Chevrolet and Cadillac brands to a new company. But investors aren't entirely happy with the bankruptcy program. Dan Grech reports.
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