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Negotiating with North Korea

| Jul 25, 2005
As the long-awaited six-party talks with North Korea begin, foreign policy consultant Wendy Sherman warns that the US needs to be smart about what leverage it has left.

The Sloan Sessions

| Jul 25, 2005
Wall Street editor of <em>Newsweek</em> magazine Alan Sloan talks with host Kai Ryssdal about the buzz about China.

TV critics look forward to fall

| Jul 25, 2005
It's their job to watch: Aaron Barnhart talks with Lisa Napoli about the Television Critics Association screenings and star encounters this weekend in Los Angeles.

Airline industry update

| Jul 25, 2005
Ethan Lindsey reports on more news that may affect the competition between Airbus and Boeing.

When an airfare bargain isn't a bargain

| Jul 25, 2005
Commentator Jeff Steinbrink thinks the airlines could do a better job of giving the people what they want.

Last Renter Standing

| Jul 22, 2005
The hot housing market has brought a lot of new owners to the party. But some renters are feeling left out of the festivities. Marketplace Money's Alisa Roth explains why renters might want to stay home.
Posted In: Housing

Banking on Banks

| Jul 22, 2005
Banks love those hidden fees. Consumer Reports' Marlys Harris teaches us ways to avoid giving the bank a cut of your income.
Posted In: Investing

Benefit Revolution?

| Jul 22, 2005
This week, a new bill to extend benefits to unmarried government workers made its way to Congress. Work expert John Challenger tells Kai why Corporate America might be leading the benefit revolution.

Day In The Work Life: Sound Check

| Jul 22, 2005
On this week's "A Day In the Work Life" -- our regular look at how folks trade time for money - we sample sound effects with a movie Foley artist.
Posted In: Jobs

Buzzword

| Jul 22, 2005
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Marketplace Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance - &quot;Negative Amortization.&quot; You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?

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