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London still a destination

Jul 13, 2005
Rudy Maxa on the travel industry's reactions to last week's bombings in London.

CAFTA: in the details

Jul 13, 2005
The free trade agreement with Central America is up for a vote in the House any day now. Americas correspondent Dan Grech reports on one important but little-discussed paragraph in the 2,400 page CAFTA agreement.

(Almost) ready for retirement

Jul 12, 2005
A growing number of Americans are postponing retirement. From the Work and Family Desk, Marketplace's Hillary Wicai reports that phased retirement is a trend many employers are happy to see.

At the dawn of the Web

Jul 12, 2005
There was an Internet before Netscape went public, 10 years ago next month, but its IPO was "the Birth of the Web," according to writer Adam Lashinsky. He speaks to host David Brown.

Business as usual in Indonesia?

Jul 12, 2005
Before last year's tsunami, few Americans had heard of Banda Aceh, or the 30-year-long rebel uprising there against the Indonesian government. Peace talks resumed today, but they are likely to do little about rampant lawlessness and extortion. Marketplace's Jocelyn Ford reports that some U.S. relief efforts may also be in danger.
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Vacation — All I Ever Wanted

Jul 12, 2005
Americans are getting out of town this summer, and they're pulling out the plastic to do it. Stacy Vanek Smith reports.

Taking a trip to the store

Jul 12, 2005
Retailer Cabela's is becoming a destination in itself. Larry Schooler reports from Buda, Texas.

City mouse vs. country mouse?

Jul 11, 2005
After last week's subway bombings in London, many are wondering if mass transit is adequately protected here at home. Where will the dollars come from to beef up security? Amy Scott reports.

A bad day for Shrek

Jul 11, 2005
Today, DreamWorks Animation slashed its quarterly forecast and cancelled a stock offering, after a dismal first quarter. And it gets worse: The company says it's being investigated by the SEC. Marketplace's Alisa Roth reports.

Hero worship

Jul 11, 2005
After crossing the finish line at this year's Tour de France, Lance Armstrong will retire. What does that mean for the sport of competitive bicycling? Diana Nyad talks with host David Brown.

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