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Obama and Economic Regulation

Announcing his picks for key financial industry regulatory agencies this morning, President Elect Barack Obama criticized the Bush administration's view on regulation.

"The Year We Disappeared"

When Cylin Busby was nine years old, her father John, a Cape Cod policeman, was ambushed while driving to work.

Madoff Fallout

The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission Christopher Cox has admitted that the S.E.C. knew for at least a decade about allegations of wrongdoing by Bernard Madoff. So why did the S.E.C. fail to act?


A new study says colonoscopies actually miss many cancers in the right side of the colon.

The Schlepometer

When live in a big city, almost every decision you make, including who you date, depends on one thing: how long will it take to drive there?

James Isaacs Holiday Gift Picks

From Spyro Gyra to James Brown, Here & Now's Jazz aficionado James Isaacs gifts us his picks for great DVDs and CDs to give this holiday season.

This program aired on December 18, 2008.


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