Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, April 19, 2013

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As a manhunt for one of suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings intensifies this morning, authorities are asking residents of Watertown, MA., and other towns nearby to stay in their homes. And French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici joins us to discuss the state of the French economy, the euro zone, and austerity.

PODCAST: Boston on lockdown

As a manhunt for one of suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings intensifies this morning, authorities are asking local residents to stay in their homes. Public transit has been suspended and businesses are being asked to remain closed.

Are 'smart guns' ready for market?

Technology exists where only electronically recognized users can fire a gun, but are gun buyers interested?
Posted In: guns, Tech, sensors

Everything you need to know about CISPA

CISPA passed in the House of Representatives. But what is the bill and what will it do for privacy and data?
Posted In: SOPA, PIPA, CISPA, online privacy

Watertown, Boston suburbs on lockdown as search for suspect intensifies

As a manhunt for one of suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings intensifies this morning, authorities are asking residents of Watertown, MA., and other towns nearby to stay in their homes. Public transit has been suspended and businesses are being asked to remain closed.
Posted In: boston, boston marathon, FBI, police

France's Finance Minister on the euro, debt and austerity

French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici discusses the state of the French economy and where it is headed in the future.
Posted In: France, Europe debt crisis