Mid-day Update - Most Recent


PODCAST: All eyes (still) on the Fed

Dec 19, 2014
The Fed is watching oil just as closely as the rest of us.
Sony Pictures Studios this month in Los Angeles.

PODCAST: The Sony cancellation

Dec 18, 2014
Vagueness from the Fed, the Sony cancellation, and farmworkers use tech for better wages.

PODCAST: Hacker threats reach beyond Sony

Dec 17, 2014
The ruble continues to slide, the Sony hackers get serious, and marijuana expands its reach.

PODCAST: Lend me your art

Dec 16, 2014
The Fed reacts to oil prices, the wealth gap for minorities, and the British Museum lends to Russia.

PODCAST: Fighting drought with technology

Dec 15, 2014
The Russian ruble, PetSmart's pricetag, and California's drought.
Congolese coffee.

PODCAST: Investing in coffee

Dec 12, 2014
Falling oil prices, and investing in the Congo.
Gold bars

PODCAST: New profits for drug cartels

Dec 11, 2014
A lending company's IPO, Google News shuts down in Spain, and drug cartels find new profits.
Businessman holding dollar bills in his hand in Berlin, Germany.

PODCAST: Redefining currency in the Congo

Dec 10, 2014
Oil prices drop to record low, Detroit gets a break, and the U.S. dollar in Eastern Congo.

PODCAST: Airbnb gets a makeover

Dec 9, 2014
Chinese stock, the flu vaccine, and Airbnb rebrands.

PODCAST: Diversifying the police force

Dec 8, 2014
H&R Block offers ACA help, diversifying police forces, and lame-duck productivity.



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.