Thursday, July 2, 2009

Painkiller Safety

10 a.m. (ET)

An update on recommendations to the Food and Drug Administration to restrict acetaminophen and ban the popular painkillers Percocet and Vicodin because of possible risks of overdose and liver damage.

Vincent Cannato: "American Passage" (Harper)

11 a.m. (ET)

From 1892 to 1924, Ellis Island witnessed the greatest mass immigration of people the world has ever seen. The story of the tiny New York Island that served as a gateway for twelve million immigrants.

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