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Maybe you're next on the In the News

Maybe you're next on the "rescinded" list?

July 29, 2009
Know how easy it is to be dumped by your private health insurer when you get sick? The practice is called "rescission." Here's a clip...
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Walter CronkiteIn the News

Walter Cronkite

July 23, 2009
A clip from correspondent Lowell Bergman's interview with Cronkite in 2006. It conveys how an age has passed for America and America's newscasts...
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Remarkable  FootageFlashback

Remarkable Footage

July 18, 2009
On his 91st birthday, here's video of Nelson Mandela as a prisoner on Robben Island -- the crucible that transformed him into a politician, leader and statesman...
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Bank of America-Merrill Lynch MergerIn the News

Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Merger

July 15, 2009
The row continues. Henry Paulson appeared before a House committee last week to defend his involvement in the deal. Here's a clip from our inside report--
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Let's Lighten Up A Bit! Flashback

Let's Lighten Up A Bit!

July 10, 2009
It's summertime. So with a "new" GM emerging from bankruptcy, we pulled this archival clip of the "old" GM. And it might make you smile for a moment or so...
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They've Waited Ten Years for this DayIn the News

They've Waited Ten Years for this Day

July 8, 2009
Back in '99, Bill Moyers spoke with two members of the U.S. Supreme Court who were deeply troubled by campaign donations' impact on elected judges. Now, a decade later...
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Next On His List, a D.C. Attack?In the News

Next On His List, a D.C. Attack?

July 7, 2009
Reportedly, Baitullah Mehsud, head of the Pakistani Taliban, was killed in a U.S. drone strike. Here's a clip about him excerpted from our report on the Taliban's resurgence ...
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Commemorating Another BattlefieldFlashback

Commemorating Another Battlefield

July 2, 2009
It was 40 years ago this week President Nixon declared a war on drugs -- and all the social data and law enforcement stats show it's become an endless war...
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