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Pres. Obama Comes Out Fighting On Economy

President Barack Obama speaking on the economy at the Milwaukee Laborfest on Monday. (AP)
President Barack Obama speaking on the economy at the Milwaukee Laborfest on Monday. (AP)

Rethinking The Dream of Home Ownership

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(haglundc/Flickr)

Back To School Time Is Tough on Fido

Are Libraries Necessary?

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(aha42/Flickr)

The Arts Could Bridge The Gap Between The U.S. And Cuba

The American Ballet Company will perform in Cuba for the first time in 50 years this fall and many Cuban musicians are touring the US. The BBC's Maria Bakkalapulo went to Miami's Little Havana, home to some of Fidel Castro's staunchest critics, to sample musicians' opinions about playing in Cuba.

Music From The Show

  • Dean and Britta, "Herringbone Tweed"
  • Ahmad Jamal, "Patterns"
  • The Funk Brothers, "Keep Me Hangin' On"
  • Booka and the Flaming Geckos, "Barbed Wire Past"
  • The Wee Trio, "About a Girl"
  • Volcano Choir, "Sleepymouth"
  • Charles Mingus, "Pedal Point Blues"
  • Tito Puente, "Arroz con Pollo"

This program aired on September 7, 2010.

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