Marketplace AM for November 25, 2005
The iconic coil that walks downstairs, alone or in pairs, turns 60 this year. Host Lisa Napoli talks to Ray Dallavecchia, president of the company that makes the Slinky, about its longevity.
Ruth Kirchner reports on the latest from the Chinese city of Harbin, where a benzene spill has contaminated the local water supply.
Palestinians gain control over the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt today. Hilary Krieger reports on how the move should affect Gaza's economy.
Everyone knows the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest shopping day of the year. Or is it? Jeff Tyler has more.
Hollywood is hoping a banner holiday movie season will reverse slumping box office receipts. Tess Vigeland reports.
Economists are gathering in New Dehli this weekend to discuss how India can expand its profile in the world economy, and how Indian businesses can influence government reforms. Miranda Kennedy reports.
This installment of the Job Files profiles country music songwriter John Stone.