Marketplace AM for May 1, 2006
May is supposed to be a month of flowers, but most offerings at your local florist aren't shower-fed in the US. Curt Nickisch reports.
While immigrant activists call for a nationwide boycott of businesses today, Alex Cohen reports a de facto boycott has already been underway for weeks in many parts of the Lone Star State.
It was 25 years ago today that frequent flier programs made their debut. Rachel Dornhelm looks at whether they're still a relevant tool in building airline loyalty.
Weary senators take another stab this week at efforts to extend tax cuts and pass an emergency spending bill laden with earmarks. John Dimsdale reports.
Across the nation, immigrants are expected to take to the streets today to rally for greater rights, but Miami's largest immigrant group will largely stay home. Dan Grech tells us why.
Many businesses have taken steps to lessen disruption from today's pro-immigration rallies. Tess Vigeland tells us how.