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9:00 PM 60 MINUTES ON CNBC #44 - HOME WRECKER
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60 MINUTES ON CNBC #44 - HOME WRECKER:
"A Hard Landing" – When the government cut federal funding to NASA, the Space Shuttle program is terminated. One of the places hit hardest was the Kennedy Space Center where over 7,000 jobs were lost and the nearby town faces a new economic reality.
"Trapped in Unemployment" – Unemployment is a vicious, never ending cycle for many of Americans. They have been out of work so long that new job prospects almost seem impossible. A new innovative program called Platform to Employment, created by Joe Carbone, seeks to reconnect the disillusioned, long-term unemployed with the workforce to end the cycle once and for all.
With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD , CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 390 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 16 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBC Universal Media Village Web site athttp://www.nbcumv.com/mediavillage/networks/cnbc/