Show rundown for 8/28/2006

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Tropical Storm Ernesto

Tropical storm Ernesto is on a track that could brush Florida within 36 hours.

FEMA since Katrina

A conversation about disaster preparedness with James Lee Witt, former head of FEMA. Witt now runs a company that makes disaster plans for cities and states.

Using Drugs for Weight Loss

Drugs prescribed for diabetes and epilepsy, among other ailments, are being prescribed by some doctors to help patients lose weight.

New Orleans Family Settles in MA

A profile of a family forced to leave New Orleans by Katrina that stayed in Massachusetts after they were relocated there.

Dimanche a Bamako

Amadou Bagayoko talks about his latest CD "Dimanche a Bamako."

This program aired on August 28, 2006.

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