December 31, 2004 US Air attempts to make up for its dismal performance over the Christmas holiday by providing VIP treatment to travelers this weekend. The troubled airline cancelled flights and misplaced thousands of bags during the holiday. Now it is asking its workers to volunteer -- handing out potato chips and cocoa to passengers in Philadelphia in hopes of getting back in their good graces. NPR's Frank Langfitt reports.
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December 23, 2004 Former Fannie Mae accountant Roger Barnes gave evidence to Congress about how the firm was cooking its books to show higher profits. The scandal forced Fannie Mae CEO Franklin Raines to step down under fire this week. Barnes discusses why choose to blow the whistle with NPR's Frank Langfitt.
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