90 at 9: Swine Flu pandemic spreads: US govt to own GM

90 at 9: Swine Flu pandemic spreads: US govt to own GM

Bernard Hickey details the key news overnight in 90 seconds at 9am, including news of 149 deaths in Mexico as the Swine Flu pandemic spreads and the annnouncement of a rescue plan for General Motors that will see the US government take control of 89% of the company.

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