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Thursday, September 10, 2009

The Lehman Impact

Analysis and discussion with the Head of Asian Financial Services Regulatory Allan Ewins. He says people negotiate harder, assess and manage risks more in uncertain market. (Asia Confidential)

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Wilson's 'Spontaneous' Outburst

Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) addressed reports about the implications of his "you lie" outburst during President Obama's health care address.

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Harvard And Yale Outsmarted

Harvard's endowment falls 27% to $26 billion from $37 billion and Yale's investment falls 25%. (The Bloomberg Edge)

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Safer's Reporter's Notebook

Following the recent cancellation of the long-running series, "Guiding Light," Morley Safer discusses his report on the potential demise of the TV soap opera genre.

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Bullish On Uranium

Uranium is used as a fuel in nuclear reactors and power plants and it is an alternative to fossil fuels such as oil and gas. (The Bloomberg Edge)

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China's Car Craze

China's 2009 auto sales may reach 12 million units which surpass U.S. as biggest auto market. (The Bloomberg Edge)

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South Korean Markets After Lehman's Collapse

Analysis and discussion with Charles Kim of Mirae Asset Securities. He says Kospi may reach 1,800 by year-end. (The Trade)

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Bank Of China Warns Of Bubbles

Bank of China says ample liquidity in China causes bubbles in stocks, commodities and property. (The Trade)

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Australian And New Zealand Dollars Gain

Australian and New Zealand dollars gain as rising U.S. stocks buoy demand. (The Trade)

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U.S Seeks Direct North Korean Talks

U.S wants North Korea to come back to 6-party talks on Nuclear Disarmament. (The Trade)

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U.S Seeks Direct North Korean Talks

U.S wants North Korea to come back to 6-party talks on Nuclear Disarmament. (The Trade)

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Recession Hurts Casinos

Las Vegas Strip and Atlantic City Casino gambling revenues decline. (The Trade)

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Minibonds Lawsuit

One year after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, hundreds of investors take the Royal Bank of Scotland to court. (The Trade)

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Hottest IPO

Metallurgical IPO overlaps with upcoming Sinopharm IPO and it sells 3.5 billion shares at 5.42 Yuan each in IPO. (The Trade)

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Automakers Lead Japanese Stocks Down

Stocks drop after Japan's economic growth is weaker than the government's estimates. (The Trade)

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Geithner- time to shift strategy to growth

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Thursday the economy has regained enough strength to allow a shift in the government's strategy from rescue to preparing for future growth.

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New Era of Female CEOs

As financial firms continue to face severe setbacks as result of the weakened economy, Kelly Wallace reports that corporations headed by women are performing slightly stronger than those run by men.

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Business Update- Tide is rising

Procter and Gamble, maker of many well-known consumer brands like Tide detergent, along with chip maker Texas Instruments boosted recovery hopes with upbeat outlooks.

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America And A Public Option

Families throughout the U.S. are considering the highly-debated health care reform public option. CBS News' Kelly Cobiella, Mark Strassmann, and Anthony Mason provide a special report.

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Child Once Silent Now Can Sing

Autistic child Gina Marie Incadela was unable to speak for a long time, until she learned the National Anthem. Michelle Miller reports on Gina's incredible journey to singing stardom.

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GOP Outburst Sparks Outrage

Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., has faced a barrage of criticism over his startling outburst during President Obama's Congressional address on health care reform. Nancy Cordes reports from Capitol Hill.

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Millions Now Face Poverty

As the massive economic recession continues, millions of Americans have encountered increasingly harsh economic prospects. Randall Pinkston reports from Wesson, Miss.

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New York Fashion Week begins

New York Fashion week kicks off as designers, including BCBGMAXAZRIA, showcase their collections for Spring 2010.

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Signs of recovery lift hopes

A year after the Lehman Brothers collapse, there are signs the worst may be over.

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Obama's Reform Reignited

Following his prime time Congressional address, President Obama has seized on renewed interest in his plans for health care reform. Chip Reid reports on the ongoing campaign for new legislation.

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Few rule changes in wake of Wall St. crisis

The financial crisis prompted policymakers to vowing that they will mend the system so it never happens again, but most reforms are still a work in progress.

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One year since Lehman's demise

A look back at the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the financial crisis of 2008.

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The Star Spangled Banner

Watch 7-year-old Gina Incandela belt out the "The Star Spangled Banner" at the U.S. open.

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The Star Spangled Banner

Watch 7-year-old Gina Incandela belt out the "The Star Spangled Banner" at the U.S. open.

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7-Year-Old's Remarkable Voice

Gina Incandela sings the U.S. national anthem for the opening of a Mets game.

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More Perspective - SEC Takes Heat on Hill

Live! From Capitol Hill: Interview with Sen. Richard Shelby (R) of Alabama, Ranking Member of Senate Banking Committee (Bloomberg News)

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Showbiz Week- Ellen on Idol

The top showbiz news and headlines for the week ending September 11 including Jackson tribute concert canceled, Ellen DeGeneres to join "American Idol," and Hugh Hefner files for divorce.

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Spotlight - Collective Brands

How the Recession Changed Consumers - Interview with Collective Brands Chairman/CEO Matthew Rubel (Taking Stock)

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Talk of the Town- Ellen the new Idol judge

The latest celebrity and entertainment headlines including Ellen DeGeneres is the new American Idol judge, Hugh Hefner files for divorce and the Jackson 'This is It' trailer releases this weekend.

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McGregor meets Jedi, Clooney

George Clooney and Ewan McGregor use the force in comedy, The Men Who Stare At Goats

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Spotlight - Xilinx

Global Tech Demand Interview with Xilinix President/CEO Moshe Gavrielov (Taking Stock)

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Airports ban too-sexy Pamela Anderson PETA commercial

A PETA commercial made for airport televisions featuring Pamela Anderson as a clothes-stripping security guard is deemed too sexy to air.

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Jermaine Jackson pays tribute

Jermaine Jackson says singer Chris Brown will perform at the Michael Jackson tribute concert in Vienna - if he is allowed

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Business Update- GM sells Opel

General Motors has decided to sell its German auto unit Opel to a group led by Canadian car parts maker Magna.

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Notebook- Wilson's War

Representative Joe Wilson, R-S.C., is in the penalty box after yelling "you lie" during President Obama's speech to Congress. Katie Couric comments on Wilson's outburst.

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Money & Sports - Ready for Some Football?

Interview with Former Dallas Cowboys Head Coach Jimmy Johnson (Bloomberg News)

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Inside Look - Get Your Money Right

A Financial Empowerment - Interview with Russell Simmons (Bloomberg News)

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Morgan Stanley CEO John Mack Steps Down

James Gorman to Succeed John Mack as CEO, Mack Will Remain Chairman; Initial Reaction with Michael Hecht of JMP Securities; Further Reaction with Michael Holland (Bloomberg News)

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Open Season on Idaho Wolves

Wolf hunting is now legal in Idaho, after Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar removed the animal from the endangered species list. This video is the first in a series about the challenges facing Mr. Salazar.

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Business Update- UK rates untouched

The Bank of England has left interest rates at a record low of 0.5 percent for the sixth month running.

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Merkel says GM to sell Opel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says General Motors has told Germany it wants to sell its European subsidiary Opel to Canada's Magna.

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Suntory eyes Orangina

Suntory says it's in talks to buy soft drinks maker Orangina from Blackstone and Lion Capital, the latest push by a Japanese beverage firm overseas.

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Market Close 9.10

S&P Rises 1.1%; Dow Rises Less than 1%; Nasdaq Rises 1.2%; John Mack to Step Down as CEO of Morgan Stanley, Will Continue However as Chairman; Harvard University Investments Fall 27.3% in Year Ended June 30th; Procter & Gamble Reaffirms Sales Targets; Hartford Financial Narrows Losses, Shares of Insurance Stocks Rise on News (Bloomberg News)

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09-10- Art Tatum sculpture

Art Tatum sculpture at Lucas County Arena almost ready for display.

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Children's Fall Outerwear

The KPTVB12 local news story "Stand out", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:36PM. The story was classified under the "Education" category, and is related to the following topics: red hot, stand out, coat, warm, jacket, kids.

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Versatile Dining Room

The KPTVB12 local news story "Dining room", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:42PM. The story was classified under the "Sports" category, and is related to the following topics: dining room, dump, expert, perfect, fight, ground.

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Hampton Classic

The KPTVB12 local news story "Hampton classic", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:33PM. The story was classified under the "Sports" category, and is related to the following topics: hampton classic, ralph lauren, opening night, nacho, horse show, rippa.

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In-Depth Look - Casualties of the Lehman Collapse

Lehman's Ripple-Effect - What are the Personal Financial Consequences Post-Lehman? (Bloomberg News)

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Inside Look - SEC Takes Heat on the Hill

SEC Watchdog Faults Agency on Madoff - Analysis and Discussion with David Rosenfield of Harrick Feinstein LLP

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In-Depth Look - Ed Whitacre Plays GM Salesman

GM Chairman Appeals to Customer (Bloomberg News)

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Great American Hygiene

The KPTVB12 local news story "Picking your nose", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:12PM. The story was classified under the "Health" category, and is related to the following topics: dinner party, picking your nose, online poll, admitted, first thing, some things.

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Food for Frolicking

The KPTVB12 local news story "Blood circulation", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:01PM. The story was classified under the "Food" category, and is related to the following topics: little bits, turn you on, vanilla extract, sexual arousal, blood circulation, chocolate.

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Matt And Tamsen- Sustain the Passion

The KPTVB12 local news story "Husband and wife", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:06PM. The story was classified under the "Sports" category, and is related to the following topics: husband and wife, work at home, relationship, my husband and i, come home, date night.

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Sweat Gland Liposuction

The KPTVB12 local news story "Excessive sweating", originally aired on September 10, 2009 at 01:27PM. The story was classified under the "Health" category, and is related to the following topics: sweat glands, excessive sweating, carole lynne, living my life, lypo, normal life.

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Bond Outlook - Treasury Offerings Will Overpower Market

Bonds in Demand - Treasury Has Sold $88 Billion in 30-Year Bonds This Year; Further Analysis and Discussion with Loomis Sayles Bond Fund Manager Dan Fuss (Bloomberg News)

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Obama Forgives Wilson

Though they may not be getting a beer together anytime soon, President Obama did accept Rep. Joe Wilson's (R-S.C.) apology for his outburst at Wednesday's health care address.

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Economic Expectations - Fewer Losses as Healing Progresses

Exclusive Interview with Ethan Harris of Banc of America Securities-Merrill Lynch (Bloomberg News)

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Designer Toilet Paper Dresses

Seven Israeli designers paraded toilet paper dresses on Tel Aviv's boardwalk in preparation for what was considered to be the most requested wedding date in Israel, September 9, 2009.

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Inside Look - Back-to-School Season Starts

Interview with William Conley of Johns Hopkins University (Bloomberg News)

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Commodity to Watch - Corn

Corn Too Cheap Now on Investment Deman, Chinese Drought, U.S. Frost Fears, and Argentine Drought (Bloomberg News)

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Unplugged- Best Political Brawls

Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) has a lot of competition when it comes to political fights. Washington Unplugged presents the down right nastiest battles from around the world.

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View from the Floor - U.S. Stocks Rise for Fifth Day

With the Best Streak Since November, Will Earnings or Valuation Dicate Further Stock Gains? - Live! From NYSE Trading Floor: Interview with Diane Garnick of Invesvo (Bloomberg News)

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Found- Wired's Missing Man

CBS News Science and Technology Correspondent Daniel Sieberg interviewed Jeff Reifman--the man who tracked down Wired Magazine writer Evan Ratliff

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Analyst Actions - Goldman on Entertainment

Goldman Sachs Raises View on Entertainment Sector, Upgrades from "Neutral" to "Attractive"; Adds Time Warner to Conviction Buy List, Rates Viacom a Buy; Neutral Ratings Remain on Disney, News Corp, and Scripps Netwroks Interactive (Bloomberg News)

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In-Depth Look - Staying Clean Through the Crisis

Sticking to Their Guns - Cullen/Frost Bankers CEO Dick Evans Said No to Government's Bailout Money (Bloomberg News)

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Obama Meets with Cabinet

President Barack Obama Addresses Healthcare Reform After Last Night's Address to Congress (Bloomberg News)

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Survey Says - Foreclosures Still Rising

Interview with RealityTrac Senior VP Rick Sharga (Bloomberg News)

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Housing Outlook - When Will Home Prices Drop?

The Slow Recovery - Analysis and Discussion with Torsten Slok of Deutche Bank (Bloomberg News)

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Juliette Binoche speaks to AFPTV

Juliette Binoche is in New York to present her new show combining dance with a painting exhibition. She spoke to AFPTV about branching out from acting into other forms. Duration: 01:33.

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Gaza kids told to add headscarves to school uniform

It's that time of year again when children everywhere pack their satchels and head back to school. Kitting them out in the latest size and style of school uniform is a familiar concern -- but in the Gaza Strip, changing attitudes towards what is and is not suitable attire in an Islamic school are making the issue thornier than ever. Duration: 01:45.

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Inside Look - Staying in Vogue

Fashion's Night Out - Interview with Vogue Publisher Tom Florio (Bloomberg News)

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The Currency Report - Canadian Dollar

Bank of Canada Sees Loonie Risk (Bloomberg News)

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M&A Update - GM Agrees to Sell Opel

Magna Wins Keys to Opel, GM Will Maintain Minority Stake, Will Sell 55% Stake in New Opel; Opel Trustees Schedule to Meet in Berlin Today; What Will Be the Fate of Opel Workers? (Bloomberg News)

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The Right Tool Box

Carter Oosterhouse from HGTV shows Harry Smith the newest versions of essential tools to have for your home improvement projects.

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In-Depth Look - Financial Regulatory Overhaul

Interview and discussion with Hal Scott of the Harvard Law School. He talks about the economy after the financial regulatory overhaul. (Bloomberg News)

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Dr. Phil on Jaycee Dugard

Ben Tracy reports on the extreme isolation in which Philip Garrido placed Jaycee Dugard for more than three years. Dr. Phil explains to Maggie Rodriguez some likely effects of captivity on Dugard.

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In-Depth Look - Bullish On Bullion

Interview and discussion with Michael Pento of the Delta Global Advisors talking about gold and other precious metals. (Bloomberg News)

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Market Open 9.10

Suzanne O'Halloran is live in the New York Stock Exchange with the latest in the market. (Bloomberg News)

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Health Care Dollars and Sense

Moneywatch editor-at-large Jill Schlessinger and Harry Smith compare President Obama's speech to financial fact.

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Small Room, Big Design

Livinginanutshell.com's Janet Lee showed Maggie Rodriguez creative ways to decorate tiny rooms.

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Rebuilding Ground Zero

Eight years after the terrorist attacks on 9/11, little progress has been made to rebuild ground zero. Chris Wragge reports.

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Celebrity Stylist Secrets

Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe spoke to Maggie Rodriguez about dressing people for "wow moments," and shared some trendy tips for every occasion.

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In-Depth Look - Buffett's Inner Circle

Interview and discussion with Eitan Wetheimer of the Iscar Metalworking. He shares his outlook in the economy and how the dollar affect his business. (Bloomberg News)

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America Volunteers

New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, actress Christine Baranski and Washington D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty spoke on the importance of volunteerism.

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Steve Jobs puts the LP into iTunes

Apple's figurehead, CEO Steve Jobs made his return to the public stage after a near 6-month medical leave of absence in a music-themed Apple launch event.

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When the Doctor is the Patient

Dr. Jon LaPook, a gastroenterologist, undergoes a colonoscopy on camera to show how both the preparation and the procedure beat colon cancer.

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In-Depth Look - Health-Care Debate

Analysis and discussion with the Former Medicaid Administrator, Mark McClellan talking about President Obama's speech about the health-care reform. (Bloomberg News)

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ADHD Drug Risk to Young Teens

Defense lawyers for high school coach on trial for the death of 15-year-old football player Max Gilpin plan to claim ADHD drug Adderall could be to blame. Hari Sreenivasan reports.

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Men flirt with jewellery again

Jewellery designers in London bring on the bling for men.

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Steve Jobs puts the LP into iTunes

Apple's iconic CEO Steve Jobs made his return to the public stage after a near 6-month medical leave of absence in a music-themed Apple launch event.

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Focus Group on Obama Speech

As they watched President Obama talk about his health care plan, real people who were undecided participated in a focus group and rated what the president said in real time, reports Hattie Kauffman.

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Ellen is New 'Idol' Judge

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres announced that she will replace Paula Abdul as a new judge on American Idol. US Weekly's Bradley Jacobs spoke about the surprise announcement.

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In-Depth Look - Greenback Heads Lower?

Interview and discussion with Steven Englander of the Barclays Capital. He says the dollar could still go lower. (Bloomberg News)

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Daiwa Buys Out Its Partner

Daiwa plans to buy its investment banking partners. (Bloomberg News)

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Hijacked on Their Honeymoon

A newlywed couple spoke to Maggie Rodriguez about their experiences on a hijacked AreoMexico plane, admitting they were unaware until after landing.

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Biden- Paying For Health Care

Joe Biden explains to Harry Smith what President Obama meant during his speech when he said the public option will not increase the deficit.

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S.T.D. Vaccine for Boys

A Food and Drug Administration panel is recommending vaccinating boys with the H.P.V. vaccine Gardasil, Dr. Jon LaPook reports. Dr. Holly Phillips spoke on the study.

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Obama Rallies for Support

President Obama addressed grown opposition to health care reform in a joint session of congress, attempting to clear up confusion about what he wants and how to pay for it. Bill Plante reports.

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Apple Investors Focus on New iPods Instead of CEO Jobs

Analysis and Discussion with The Business Insider Senior Editor Dan Frommer (Bloomberg News)

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Business Update- OPEC holds steady

OPEC decides to keep output levels unchanged, while Asian shares head higher.

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Obama urges action on healthcare

Speaking at a rare joint session of Congress, President Barack Obama called on lawmakers for quick action on a broad healthcare overhaul.

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Voices of Sick 9/11 Responders

Police officers Glen Klein and Mike Valentin, welder Tom Magee and firefighter Vincent Forras are all sick 9/11 first responders. They discuss the myriad problems they've faced since Sept. 11, 2001.

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Top Doc on 9/11 Health Issues

Dr. Jacqueline Moline, director of the WTC Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program, discusses the health problems of first responders and the importance of funding the program for many years.

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Cancer Kills 9/11 Firefighter

Firefighter and 9/11 first responder John McNamara died of cancer on Aug. 9. His widow, Jennifer, discusses his battle with the disease, the plight of sick responders and her husband's legacy.

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What Obama Doesn't Say About Public Option Is Most Telling

CQ Politics political reporter Jonathan Allen says Pres. Obama demonstrated his preference for the public option during his health care speech to Congress, but stopped short of commiting to it.

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Hariri quits as prime minister-designate

Saad Hariri announced on Thursday that he was stepping down as Lebanon's prime minister-designate, accusing the Hezbollah-led opposition of months of efforts to unlock a political stalemate. Hariri, the son of assassinated ex-premier Rafiq Hariri and head of the Western-backed parliamentary majority, was named premier on June 27. His announcement comes after more than two months of fruitless efforts, and days after Hezbollah rejected his latest proposal to divide the 30-seat cabinet. Duration: 00:57

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Dubai opens first Gulf metro and beats a few world records

Dubai has launched the first metro network in the Gulf region in a bid to ease traffic congestion. True to form, the city-state broke a few records with its automated metro system -- the longest driverless train and the biggest underground station. Images. Duration :00:35

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France pushes on with controversial carbon tax

French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Thursday unveiled a new carbon tax to help combat global warming, calling it a "fiscal revolution" and overriding strong public opposition to the plan. The new levy on oil, gas and coal consumption by households and businesses will come into effect next year, making France the biggest economy yet to impose a straight-up carbon tax. Duration: 01:48.

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Mass grave is silent testimony to Fromelles war dead

A team of 30 archaeologists and forensic scientists have finished exhuming the remains of 250 British and Australian soldiers killed at the Battle of Fromelles in northern France during the Great War. It's the first World War I mass grave to be found for over 80 years. Duration: 02:20.

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Solar phone powers Kenyan telecoms revolution

A new phone that can be charged on-the-go using solar power is proving a hit in Kenya, where electricity is often scarce. Duration: 01:36.

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France pushes ahead with controversial carbon tax

French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Thursday unveiled a new carbon tax to help combat global warming. The new levy on oil, gas and coal consumption by households and businesses will come into effect next year, making France the biggest economy yet to impose a straight-up carbon tax. Duration: 00:58.

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Priest on 'divine mission' hijacks Mexico plane

A Protestant minister who hijacked a Mexican plane mid-air with 104 people on board, triggering a brief airport drama, has told officials he was on a divine mission. Duration: 00:46.

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Tokyo calls on manga heroes for 2016 Olympic bid

Japan is drawing on its lively manga industry to promote itself around the world. Over the summer, a giant robot towered over Tokyo bay, drawing millions of visitors. The city has enlisted the help of manga characters to promote its bit to host the 2016 Olympic games. Duration: 01:46.

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Obama issues bold demand for health care action

resident Barack Obama Wednesday demanded action now from Congress to fix a health system reduced to "breaking point," vowing to end the moral taint that deprives millions of Americans of treatment. Duration: 01:23.

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Funeral of Afghan journalist killed in raid

Criticism mounts over the airborne rescue from Taliban territory of a kidnapped Western journalist who walked free as four others, including his Afghan interpreter, were killed. NATO commandos rescued New York Times reporter Stephen Farrell, but his assistant Sultan Munadi, a father of two, was shot dead. He was buried in Kabul on Wednesday. Duration: 01:03.

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