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Vermont to Sue FDA Over Prescription Drugs

Vermont will sue the FDA for barring the state from importing drugs from Canada.

Israel and EU Negotiate Trade Agreement

The agreement places tariffs on goods made by Israeli firms in the West Bank and Gaza. Israeli companies in the West Bank and Gaza say the tariffs will hurt their workers, many of them Palestinians.

Arab Nations and the Sudan

We look at the ongoing humanitarian crisis there and speak with journalist Rami Khouri about the view from the Arab world. He speaks about how Arab nations have largely ignored the conflict in Sudan.

EPA Challenges Dupont

Is Teflon safe? The EPA threatens to fine Dupont.

Violence in Boston

What is causing a spate of murders in Boston this summer? Deborah Prothrow Stith of the Harvard School of Public Health talks about violence and violence prevention.

Must-See Olympic Events

They're starting and we review some must-see events.

Magnetic Fields

We speak to the lead singer of Magnetic Fields, Stephin Merritt.

This program aired on August 11, 2004.

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