Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace AM for August 1, 2007

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A wait-and-see mood for WSJ staffers

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Murdoch's empire grows

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch leaves the News Corp offices in New York yesterday after The Wall Street Journal reported that he appeared to have won enough backing from members of the Bancroft family and a family trust to secure a takeover of Dow Jones & Co.
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A penny found is a penny taxed

Uncle Sam recruiting poster painted by James Montgomery Flagg in 1916-1917.
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Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.