Marketplace AM for April 12, 2006
Two weeks after dropping efforts to acquire the London Stock Exchange, NASDAQ announced it was purchasing nearly 15% of the LSE for $782 million. Cheryl Glaser reports.
California's governor and legislature have agreed that the best way to curb greenhouse gas emissions is through a government-regulated cap and trade scheme. Sam Eaton reports on how businesses are lining up for the debate.
Government figures on the nation's trade gap are due out today. As John Dimsdale reports, the report is likely have some good news and bad news.
Traditional avoidance of leavened bread during Passover has prompted some Jewish families to sell their unwanted baked goods on eBay. Rachel Dornhelm reports.
Commentator Robert Reich argues that Massachusetts' plan requiring people who can afford health insurance to buy it is no different than requiring drivers to carry auto insurance.
When we think of day laborers we usually think of men. But Alisa Roth reports on a corner in Brooklyn where the job seekers are women.