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Friday, October 19, 2007

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • A look back at Black Monday
    Twenty years ago, Oct. 19, 1987, the Dow Jones industrial average plunged nearly 23 percent. Stock traders called it Black Monday, the Dow's largest one-day drop in history. What caused the 1987 crash? Could it happen again?11:00 a.m.
    Chris Farrell: Minnesota Public Radio's chief economics correspondent.
    Ross Levin: President and Founder of Accredited Investors, Inc. in Edina. Worth Magazine named Levin one of the top 200 financial planners in the U.S. in 2002.
  • The U.S. and the U.N.
    Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. permanent representative to the United Nations, speaks to the National Press Club. Khalilzad is the former U.S. ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan.12:00 p.m.

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