Mid-day Update - Most Commented


PODCAST: A bittersweet future for chocolate

Jan 14, 2015
Retail sales down, rethinking college sports, and a shortage of chocolate

PODCAST: Lithuania adopts the euro

Jan 13, 2015
A big couple of days for pharmaceutical buy-outs, and Lithuania joins the EU.

PODCAST: Golf greens go green

Jan 12, 2015
Autos in 2015, an exciting game with a boring name, and converted golf courses.
A woman uses the iPhone application Spotify to stream music.

PODCAST: Cellphones in schools

Jan 9, 2015
The December jobs report, cell phones in NYC schools, and a wrap up of CES for 2015.

PODCAST: Opening borders to doctors

Jan 8, 2015
The winners and losers of oil prices, health insurance premiums, and opening borders to foreign doctors.

PODCAST: Expensive scallops

Jan 7, 2015
Community bankers in the fed, payday loan regulations, and expensive Maine scallops.

PODCAST: A more secure smartphone

Jan 6, 2015
The effects of cheap oil, the Keystone pipeline, and building a secure smartphone.

PODCAST: Popular polar bears

Jan 5, 2015
Euros, interest rates, and polar bears.

PODCAST: Maybe don't hit the gym

Jan 2, 2015
Foreign currency shifts, ads before "I Have a Dream," and broken new year's resolutions.

PODCAST: Federal contractors get a raise

Jan 1, 2015
Plus: the "Internet of things" at CES and a look ahead at 2015's big tech stories.



About this collection

The Mid-Day Update is a five-day-a-week podcast from the Marketplace Morning Report hosted by David Brancaccio that wraps up the morning news in a fun little package. Listen here every day at 10 a.m. PT or download it to your iPod by subscribing to the Morning Report Podcast.