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Getting back to business

| Sep 9, 2005
In Baton Rouge, dislocated businesses from New Orleans are having a heckuva time finding office space. But that doesn't mean they haven't found a place to work. Sam Eaton reports.

Looking for the green

| Sep 9, 2005
Dan Grech is in Mississippi, where getting cash may take more than just a trpi to the ATM.

Katrina, from Washington

| Sep 8, 2005
Marketplace's John Dimsdale reports Katrina has completely swamped the capitol's political — and economic — agenda.

Tom Delay back in the hot seat

| Sep 8, 2005
New developments today in one of the ongoing ethics investigations swirling around House Majority Leader Tom Delay. Marketplace's Steve Henn has the story.

Hi, Rupert!

| Sep 8, 2005
Rupert Murdoch has apparently discovered the internet. For the third time in 3 months, Murdoch's News Corporation is buying an online company.Today it's internet gaming company IGN Entertainment. Amy Scott reports.

Navigating the Mississippi

| Sep 8, 2005
You can now get from the Mississippi Delta all the way up to Minnesota on the Mississippi River. Helen Palmer reports, though, that there are some problems.

A 71 percent flare?

| Sep 8, 2005
It's going to cost everyone a whole lot more to run their furnaces this winter. The Department of Energy says natural gas customers will take the biggest hit: prices may spike as much as 71 percent. Cheryl Glaser reports.

Private sector vs. public sector

| Sep 8, 2005
Katrina seems to have taught us that the bigger the disaster, the bigger the role for the federal government. But history shows there's another possible outcome. Columnist and commentator Amity Shlaes explains.

Public-private partnerships

| Sep 8, 2005
Ken Topping was the director of city planning in Los Angeles. He tells host Kai Ryssdal that when it comes to how New Orleans ought to be rebuilt, there needs to be a mix of public and private financing.

Oysters in New Orleans

| Sep 8, 2005
Chances were if you got hungry in New Orleans you'd wind up eating oysters. You could put 'em in a po'boy, or have 'em on the half shell. Sam Eaton travels to New Orleans with a man who made oysters his business.
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