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Tested on real curves

Jul 29, 2005
Six scantily clad women pose proudly together in a new ad campaign by Dove. We sent Ashley Milne-Tyte to find out what Madison Ave. is thinking.

The week on Wall Street

Jul 29, 2005
David Johnson talks with host David Brown about this week on Wall Street, and welcomes him to Texas.

So long, it's been good to know you

Jul 29, 2005
After five years at Marketplace, David Brown is leaving the program — and Los Angeles — for Texas. Hear why when he says, well, not exactly goodbye.

Power Trips: Chilled Travel

Jul 29, 2005
Last fall, Marketplace broadcast a series of stories about a particular Congressional perk: trips that House and Senate members take that are paid for by outside groups. Reports on this program and elsewhere revealed that many lawmakers may have bent the rules governing Congressional travel. Today, a new analysis by Marketplace and American Radio Works suggests that all the attention is having an impact. William Kistner reports.

How important it your reputation?

Jul 29, 2005
Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan spoke this week about strengthening the stability of the global financial system. Guarding against risk — and protecting reputations — is vital for financial giants, says David Wells.

Smile for the camera

Jul 29, 2005
The digital revolution has made still photographs as easy to duplicate as a rock song. From Chicago, Jonathan Menjivar says that's making life difficult for locals dropping off pictures at the corner Fotomat.

Poker is no gamble

Jul 29, 2005
Pro poker player Clonie Gowen talks to Lisa Napoli about the business of the game, and what it's like being the lady at the table. Web special: click through for an extended interview with Clonie.

Honda's new business jets

Jul 29, 2005
Honda's latest offering goes quite a bit faster than 55mph. The company says its new jet engines get the best mileage in the air. Jason Paur reports.

To swoosh or not to swoosh

Jul 29, 2005
Diana Nyad talks with host Kai Ryssdal about Nike, sports marketing, and Lance Armstrong and Andre Agassi.

Got your eye on some property?

Jul 28, 2005
If you haven't dipped your toe in the real estate waters lately, the temperature's still rising. Some Americans are heading south for some action. As far, Dan Grech reports, as Costa Rica. From our Americas Desk at WLRN, Dan Grech reports.

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