Topics and Guests for Friday, Dec. 12

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Stories for Friday, 
Dec. 12:

Could 2004 be the best economic year the U.S. has seen in the last 20 years?
• FNC managing business editor Neil Cavuto, host of Your World With Neil Cavuto

The flu strain sweeping the nation is killing children at an alarming rate. At what point does this become an epidemic, and what is the medical community doing to prepare for the worst?
• Dr. Steven Garner, chief medical officer at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers

A Phoenix middle school is the first in the nation to install cameras designed to detect the faces of sex offenders or missing children, instantly notifying police. Is this a great way to protect our children, or does it cross the civil liberties line?
Ellis Henican, Newsday columnist
Paul McGuire, syndicated radio talk show host

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Topics and guests subject to change.