Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, January 29, 2010

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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, January 29, 2010
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Is the GDP growth sustainable?

FTN Financial's Chris Low talks with Steve Chiotakis about how the GDP number exceeded expectations and why investors are so skittish right now.
Posted In: Economy
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Green investors await better U.S. policy

The U.S. is expected to make a voluntary pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions in time to meet a United Nations deadline, but investors may want more. Sarah Gardner reports.
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Obama's plan to help small biz hiring

President Obama hopes to create some jobs with an idea he's pitching today to a gathering of Congressional Republicans. Mitchell Hartman reports.
Posted In: Jobs
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Why Soros is against big regulation

Investor and philanthropist George Soros talks with Bill Radke about what the mood is in Davos and why he's concerned about regulation.
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Gateses pledge $10B for vaccine effort

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda say their foundation will spend $10 billion researching and delivering new vaccines for the third world. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Health
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Marketplace Minute With Bill Radke 01/29

Watch Marketplace Morning Report host Bill Radke cram all the week's business news into a 60-second poem. This week: Toyota's problems, issues with Apple's iPad name, Obama's call for a spending freeze, Davos bankers, and GDP.
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NBA's Marbury hawks his shoe in China

NBA star Stephon Marbury is taking the court for his new team -- in China. What gives? Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Sports
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Fewer comedians at corporate gigs

Everybody needs a good laugh. But in the corporate world, there is reluctance to hire comedians. Why? Cash Peters reports.
Posted In: Entertainment
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Health supporters form new alliances

With health care reform stuck in neutral on Capitol Hill, supporters of an overhaul are trying to develop a new battle plan. Nancy Marshall Genzer reports.
Posted In: Health

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