- Newsmaker: Ford and Firestone Go to Court - Last year, Firestone recalled 6.5 million tires after accidents involving Ford's popular Explorer SUV. Today, the first of some 400 lawsuits goes to trial. Mark Truby of The Detroit News says both companies have their reputation and millions of dollars at stake.
- Reporter's Notebook: Fidel Castro Turns 75 - Although Cuba's Fidel Castro has joked about his recent collapse during a public speech, his health is no laughing matter. The Miami Herald's Pulitzer-Prize winning Andres Oppenheimer speculates on the fitness the 75 year old leader, and the changing political landscape in Havana and Miami.
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