Marketplace AM for April 24, 2006
Software maker Microsoft goes before Europe's second highest court of appeals today to argue it didn't break European Union anti-trust laws. Sarah Gardner reports.
Two of Europe's largest highway operators are trying to become one. The merger would be worth $17 billion and create the world's largest single operator of privately-owned paved roads. Alasdair Sandford reports.
Chinese President Hu Jintao is headed to Africa looking for oil. China's growing economy is increasingly dependent upon Africa's natural resources. Gretchen Wilson reports.
Economist Eric Talley tells host Mark Austin Thomas that we should expect few fireworks from former Enron chairman Kenneth Lay's time on the witness stand.
Former Enron chairman Kenneth Lay takes the witness stand in the Enron fraud trial today. And as Alisa Roth reports, his main defense is likely to be: "I had no idea what was going on."
Computer hardware and software makers are looking to cash in on India's non-English speaking market by offering products they can use in their own languages. Miranda Kennedy has more.
You might find something unexpected when you open your issue of Time or People today — the table of contents. As Amy Scott reports, an advertiser paid big money to make it easy to find.