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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.

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.
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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.

Energy insecurity?

Jul 7, 2005
CNOOC is growing closer to purchasing Unocal, making some in Washington nervous. But commentator David Wells says that to investment bankers on Wall Street, the Chinese are potential clients.

Taking flight — or not

Jul 7, 2005
Britain is the number one travel destination for US travelers. Will the airlines take a hit if Americans rethink their travel plans? Alisa Roth reports.

The practice of medicine

Jul 7, 2005
Medical malpractice insurance rates have soared in the last few years. A new report claims to have identified the cause of rising costs: greed. Helen Palmer reports from the Marketplace Health Desk at WGBH.

But what about you?

Jul 7, 2005
Host David Brown speaks with David Low, chief economist for the financial services agency First Tennessee, about the affect of today's bombings on personal investing.

Bringing home the bacon

Jul 7, 2005
Lisa Napoli talks with author Ginny Graves, whose new book looks at the social aspects of women outearning their husbands.

Reports vs. forecasts

Jul 7, 2005
Kai Ryssdal speaks with Chris Farrell about earnings reports, which start this week.

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