Dan is a sustainability reporter for Marketplace. He has produced multimedia and radio features for WBEZ, NPR, BBC World Service and other public-media outlets.
Features by Dan Weissmann
Posted In: organics
Wal-Mart is challenging stores like Whole Foods with a new line of cheaper organic foods.
Posted In: Comcast, Time Warner Cable, mergers
Comcast says it needs a Time Warner Cable merger to take on Google and Apple.
Posted In: banking
The bank may shed its branches in Chicago and L.A.
Posted In: Chicago, Taxes
Companies based in Chicago record sales in Kankakee and other towns outside the city to lower tax bills.
Posted In: Charles Keating, Alan Greenspan, John McCain
Remembering Charles Keating, a well-known face of the 80s-90s S&L crisis.
Posted In: HFT, trading, stock market, Michael Lewis, book
'Moneyball' author says HFT traders skim away others' profits
Posted In: water, utilities, Detroit, bankruptcy
Half the bankrupt city's residents are delinquent on their water bills. Businesses, schools and the city itself owe more than $50 million in unpaid water bills.
Posted In: national security agency, surveillance, telecom
Under proposals leaked this week, the National Security Agency would stop its blanket collection of phone-call data. Instead, phone companies would keep records, to be provided on court-sanctioned demand.
Posted In: Amazon Prime, Amazon
Analysts say Amazon could lose money by making its customers too loyal.
Posted In: Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve, Fed
Fed Chair Janet Yellen loves transparency, to a point.