Show rundown for 8/11/2004Play
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.
We speak to the lead singer of Magnetic Fields, Stephin Merritt.
This program aired on August 11, 2004.