Mid-day Update - Most Recent


PODCAST: Hiring local

Aug 4, 2015
A volatile oil market, the CVS business model, and hiring local workers for local projects.

PODCAST: Electric car pollution

Aug 3, 2015
Consumer spending for June, and electric car pollution.
Gibson's iconic Les Paul guitars.

PODCAST: Tuning with the push of a button

Jul 31, 2015
Puerto Rico's debt, fitness IPOs, and a self-tuning guitar
A shopper pays cash for sales merchandise at the Lakeline Mall in Austin, Texas.

PODCAST: Revising economic growth

Jul 30, 2015
The winter wasn't as cold as we thought, and Egypt battles goods made in China.

PODCAST: An energy efficient dryer

Jul 29, 2015
Revisions to growth, law school liability, and energy efficient drying.
 Euro coins lay on a 1,000-Drachma note, the currency in Greece before the euro.

PODCAST: Emergency Grexit

Jul 28, 2015
The Greek backup plan, and the corkscrew used by the professionals.
A Chipotle restaurant.

PODCAST: Biting the hand that feeds you burritos

Jul 27, 2015
Fiat Chrysler's recall, raising interest rates, and Chipotle workers head to court.

PODCAST: Housing sales for June

Jul 24, 2015
Home sales, Chinese stock, and President Obama's visit to Kenya.
President's day was once celebrated through bicycle races and bicycle sales.

PODCAST: Improving infrastructure with bikes

Jul 23, 2015
An unemployment low, a healthcare merger, and a bike app that improves infrastructure.

PODCAST: Banking in Cuba

Jul 22, 2015
U.S. and Cuban finances, and a database that helps transgender people find understanding care.



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.