Mid-day Update - Most Recent


Amazon.com packages await shipment at a mail processing annex in Indianapolis.

PODCAST: How do you solve a problem like Amazon?

Jan 29, 2015
Unemployment benefits, Shell earnings, and Amazon profits.

PODCAST: Resources are few for homeless youth

Jan 28, 2015
Harvard's big pay day, sponsored content in magazines, and resources for homeless students.

PODCAST: Preparing for a power outage

Jan 27, 2015
Microsoft stock tumbles, an update on the steel industry, and backup generators in the U.S.

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.



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.