Marketplace AM for November 14, 2006

Episode Description 

Yukon salmon in trouble

Sam Eaton reports from Alaska's Yukon River where climate change is threatening the lucrative salmon fishing industry.

Partitioning Iraq won't work

Commentator Reza Aslan says proposals to partition Iraq into three distinct states are a recipe for more turmoil.
Posted In: Canada

Bush and the Big Three

After numerous delays, President Bush sits down with U.S. automakers today to discuss ways to make them more competitive. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Washington

Zune is here

Microsoft's Zune MP3 player goes on sale today. Stacey Vanek-Smith looks at the marketing challenge the company faces going up against iPod's pop culture juggernaut.
Posted In: Entertainment, Science

The Colonel gets a makeover

KFC is changing its brand image for first time in a decade, only the fourth time in 50 years. Bob Moon reports.

Asking for a wider share of sales

Disharmony has broken out among former members of the British group Procol Harum. They're in court arguing over royalties for their biggest hit. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Crime, Entertainment

Got cell phone envy?

Nokia begins selling its new TV phone in Asia soon, but it won't be available in the U.S. — at least not for the foreseeable future. Janet Babin looks at why we're always lagging behind in mobile technology.
Posted In: Science

Growing India's air travel market

The head of the FAA is in India this week hoping to help make that country's airports safer. Miranda Kennedy tells us what's in it for the U.S.
Posted In: Canada, Travel

Gutierrez warns China of American backlash

U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez this morning urged business leaders in Beijing to do more to crackdown on piracy and intellectual property theft. Ruth Kirchner reports.
Posted In: Canada

Already losing support in Congress?

President Bush was hoping to deliver news of a deal for permanent normal trade relations with Vietnam, but the measure didn't pass the House. Could be a sign of things to come in Washington, Hillary Wicai reports.
Posted In: Canada, Washington

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