Marketplace AM for March 13, 2006
Ever the iconoclasts, the Sex Pistols have turned down an invitation to attend their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because the dinner costs $25,000 a table. Curt Nickish reports.
We know it's at least $14.5 billion.That's how much the credit card company will pay for a New York-based bank called North Fork. As Scott Tong reports, Capital One's been opening it's wallet a lot lately.
Ottawa's top diplomat arrives in Washington today carrying with him the charge to smooth relations set on edge because of disputes over Iraq and the Kyoto treaty. Steve McNally reports from Toronto.
Energy secretary Samuel Bodman arrives in Karachi this week to discuss energy cooperation with Pakistan. Alisa Roth looks at what might be in it for US energy companies.
The business end of show business turns out in force today at the industry's big annual convention in Las Vegas. High on the agenda: luring people back into movie theaters.