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Ray Suarez looks into the rise and fall of WorldCom, once a major player in the telecommunications industry, with Blair Levin, telecommunications analyst at Legg Mason and former chief of staff at the FCC; and Anna-Maria Kovacs, a telecommunications analyst…

Negotiations to settle criminal charges of obstruction of justice against accounting firm Arthur Andersen unexpectedly collapsed this week. Ray Suarez discusses the details with New York Times reporter Kurt Eichenwald.

The House passes a Republican-sponsored bill to reform private pension plans after thousands of employees lost their savings in the Enron collapse.

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