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Beating the heat on the green

Jul 11, 2005
Arizona resorts are trying something new to attract summer golfers.

The Sloan Sessions

Jul 11, 2005
Kai Ryssdal talks with Newsweek Magazine's Wall Street editor Allan Sloan about yet another bid for Unocal.

Want a job?

Jul 8, 2005
For the first time in almost 4 years, unemployment is down to 5%. But the number of new jobs created last month — 146,000 — is about 50,000 less than expected. Alisa Roth reports.

Volkswagen's scandal snowballs

Jul 8, 2005
A human resources person leaving his job at Volkswagen's headquarters. But according to correspondent Kyle James in Berlin, this is not just another executive departure story.

CAFTA and Central American health care

Jul 8, 2005
Debate over the Central American Free Trade Agreement is in its final stages. Major lobbies have been working to try affect the outcome of the congressional vote. The pharmecuetical industry? What they do could affect thousands of lives. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada

African-American Austin

Jul 8, 2005
The captial city of Texas is taking action — and allocating dollars &madash; to make the city more attractive to African Americans. Michael May reports from KUT in Austin.

The week on Wall Street

Jul 8, 2005
Host David Brown talks with David Johnson about the markets' reaction to world events, job numbers, and a threatening storm.

Gaza bears fruit (and vegetables)

Jul 8, 2005
If everything goes according to plan, Israel's withdrawal from the Gaza strip is just a couple of weeks away. Marketplace's Nancy Updike reports on the greenhouses that may soon be used by Palestinians.
Posted In: Canada

Moving money surreptitiously

Jul 8, 2005
Yesterday's bombings had us asking several questions. Among them: how do terrorists move the money to finance such well-orchestrated attacks? Lisa Napoli talks with Nick Kochan.

Safety on the rails

Jul 7, 2005
Marketplace's New York bureau chief Bob Moon reports on the dilemma of ensuring the safety of the nation's rail and subway systems.

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