Show rundown for 12/27/2004

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Thousands Killed in Earthquake, Tsunami

Initial reports from Sri Lanka and Indonesia suggest that at least 21,000 people were killed and more than a million people were left homeless by the weekend's devastating tsunami in the Indian Ocean.

The Future of the Democratic Party

We talk with John Harwood of the Wall Street Journal and Tim Grieve of Salon about the future of the Democratic Party.

Holiday Travelers Stranded

Some travelers are still stranded after this weekend's air line baggage debacle. We'll find out what caused it, and when people can expect to get their stuff back.

Ukrainian Elections

A look at the Ukrainian elections.

Business Check In

Our business contributor Mark Mills looks back at the year 2004 in business.

Finding a Few Good Cartoonists

We look at the situation for editorial cartoonists. By some estimates, the number of newspaper staff cartoonists has shrunk to only about 90, from a high of 200.

This program aired on December 27, 2004.

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