Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace AM for January 11, 2007

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Business

First taste of Texas tea

The famous Lucas Gusher blows out oil January 10, 1901 on Spindletop hill in Beaumont, Texas.  The first in Texas, it sprayed over 100 feet above the derrick for nine days until the well was capped.
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Happy birthday, Mr. Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton on the new $10 bill
Tech

Talk of a radio merger

Xm and Sirius players
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World

iPhone attracts British suitors

An Apple employee gives a demonstration of the new iPhone at MacWorld on January 10, 2007 in San Francisco.
David Paul Morris, Getty Images
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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.