Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, February 29, 2008

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, February 29, 2008

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Consumer spending is still low


London losing ground to New York

An aerial shot of the financial district of London
Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Asian oil markets in vicious cycle

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For cats with a taste for design

The "Kittypod" is a designer cat bed by Elizabeth Paige Smith which can double as a scratching post.

The heat is still on for spring

Heating oil is delivered to a home in Boston.
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EPA denying stricter CO2 limits

Exhaust rises from the main chimneys of a coal-fired power plant.
Sean Gallup / Getty Images

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Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.