Marketplace Morning Report®

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace AM for August 28, 2007

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Venetian rolls into Macao

People line up during the public opening of the Venetian Macao resort, now the world's biggest casino by gaming tables.
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Ths Cullinan Mine: In this enormous hole, nine meters below the surface, they found what had been the world's biggest diamond until now.
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A scientist points at part of 12 hominid fossils belonging to a partial skeleton unearthed in 2005 not far from the Lucy site in northeastern Ethiopia. The bone is believed to be the world's oldest bicept skeleton to be unearthed so far, dating between 3.8 and 4 million years old.
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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.