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The Front Page April 29, 2005
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Senators Biden and Dodd
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Personality or Foreign Policy?
What's behind the fight over John Bolton's nomination to be U.S. ambassador to the U.N. and what are the consequences if it fails?
Briefing & Opinion
Cookie Monster
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Body Mass
Report Card
Does the government need to do more to regulate Americans' eating habits? Should schools give kids "F's" for being too fat? A report from Arkansas.
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Police officers in D.C. subway
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Pork & Pathos
Cookie Monster may be crumbling under pressure to eat cookies AND fruit. But, says the panel, that doesn't mean President Bush or Congress ought to follow suit. Cookie, after all, is a puppet.

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Surgeon General
Inform Thyself
According to the Surgeon General, shifting focus from treatment to prevention will result in a slimmer, healthier America. Dr. Richard Carmona on health literacy. more>

Host Paul Gigot
This week's poll

Do you think that the government should regulate unhealthy foods much like it regulates tobacco and alcohol?

Yes 37% No 62%

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