Mid-day Update - Most Commented


PODCAST: The 1 percent is uneven

Jan 26, 2015
First time homebuyers get a break, unequal 1-percenters, and the difficulty of sending money to Cuba

PODCAST: Retirement lost in the shuffle

Jan 23, 2015
A look at the U.S. dollar, more on the death of Saudi King Abdullah, and a retirement system that got lost in the shuffle.
A report says that extra money from Medicaid made it easier for patients to get an appointment.

PODCAST: The economics of patients on Medicaid

Jan 22, 2015
A stimulus plan for Europe, Medicaid economics, diversifying executive ranks.
Federal Communications Commission Proposes New Open Internet Rules

PODCAST: VIP internet

Jan 21, 2015
Middle-class economics, the U.S. Conference of Mayors, and the latest in net neutrality debates.

PODCAST: Faster, supercomputer! Faster!

Jan 20, 2015
College tuition, a new dark pool, and making the fastest supercomputer.
The scene at the opening of the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

PODCAST: The World Economic Forum

Jan 19, 2015
The World Economic Forum convenes, obstacles facing female CEOs, and practice cyber wars.

PODCAST: Breaking the Google Glass

Jan 16, 2015
Travel to Cuba, the end of Google Glass, and digging for sand in the midwest.

PODCAST: The Franc and the Euro

Jan 15, 2015
Target gets out of Canada, the Swiss get out of the euro, and VW's award winning car.

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.



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.