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Staph Infections

Dr. William Schaffner, infectious disease expert at the Vanderbilt Medical Center, talks about drug-resistant staph infections.

States Bet On Casinos

Massachusetts is considering building three casinos so that gambling revenue stays in the state.

Lights Out

On Saturday, October 20th residents of San Francisco and Los Angeles can take part in the first ever "Lights Out" hour by turning off all unessential lights and appliances between 8 and 9 pm.

Deep Voices

Researchers studied the reproductive patterns of a tribe of hunter gatherers in Northern Tanzania and found the men of the tribe who had lower voices fathered more children.

Mary Gordon

We speak to Mary Gordon, best selling author of "Final Payments" about her new memoir, "Circling my Mother."

This program aired on October 17, 2007.

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