Mid-day Update - Most Recent


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.

PODCAST: AirTran gets grounded

Dec 31, 2014
Interest rates for 2015, Uber's big night, and AirTran gets grounded.

PODCAST: Consumer confidence trending upwards

Dec 30, 2014
The state of the markets, consumer confidence, and manufacturing in the U.S.

PODCAST: Walgreens goes global

Dec 29, 2014
As Walgreens preps for a big merger, we look ahead to the economics of 2015.

PODCAST: How the hacker stole Christmas

Dec 26, 2014
Video gamers can't connect, a look at trade policy in 2015 and life in coach.
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PODCAST: Cat cafe

Dec 25, 2014
The energy sector reacts to oil prices, Detroit real estate rebounds, and cat cafe.
An actor dressed as Santa Claus waves from a suspended sleigh in Berlin.

PODCAST: Christmas tree economy

Dec 24, 2014
A look ahead to markets in 2015, Uber in South Korea, and trees delivered by elves.

PODCAST: It's expensive to pay for college...football

Dec 23, 2014
Solid GDP growth, expensive college football, and disrupting Wall Street.

PODCAST: Prescription neutrality

Dec 22, 2014
Prescription neutrality, high rent, and SonyTV.



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.