Marketplace AM for March 4, 2005

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You can drive my car!

The Indy Racing League kicks off its season in Miami this weekend. From the Job Files today... here's the race car driver.

Crime, and the IRA

The Irish political party, Sinn Fein holds its annual conference in Dublin today. The party is under severe pressure. The British and Irish governments claim Sinn Fein - and its terrorist wing the IRA - were involved in the biggest bank robbery in European history. As Stephen Beard reports from London, the allegations have focused attention on the IRA as a money-making machine.

Selling the Mount Airy Lodge

In the market for a dozen crystal chandeliers? How about a bright red bathtub? Those are just some of the fairly schlocky items for sale this weekend in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. As Aries Keck reports from WHYY in Philadelphia, the auction is to sell off the bits and pieces of the once-grand Mount Airy Lodge.

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