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Dec. 28 2007 2:11 PM

Does Bhutto's Death Affect the Presidential Race?

Friday, Dec. 28, 2007

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Politics: Will Bhutto's Death Impact U.S. Candidates?
John Dickerson discusses how the presidential hopefuls are incorporating the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto into their campaigns. Listen to the segment.

Summary Judgment: Water or Bucket?
Mark Jordan Legan reviews what the critics have to say about new movie releases. This week he tells us about The Water Horse, The Great Debaters, and The Bucket List. Listen to the segment.

Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007

Medical Examiner: Honey May Be Good Cough Remedy After All
With all the negative news about children's cough syrup, some parents are wondering how to treat their sick kids. It turns out that honey may be just the thing. New research published in the Ar­chives of Pe­di­at­rics & Ad­o­les­cent Med­i­cine suggests this old remedy is good for coughs. Alex Chadwick gets the story from pediatrician Sydney Spiesel. Listen to the segment.

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