Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, July 3, 2009

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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, July 3, 2009

GM awaits to find what path it'll take

A judge will decide whether General Motors will be taking a short cut through bankruptcy, or a long and winding road. Jennifer Collins reports.
Posted In: Auto

A leg up on the Tour de France, cycling

Long-time cycling commentator Phil Liggett talks with Renita Jablonski about what to expect from the upcoming Tour de France, and how an increased interest in cycling might be affecting the sport's marketing.
Posted In: Sports

Neverland tourist attraction challenges

USC Gould School of Law Dean Robert Rasmussen talks with Renita Jablonski about whether Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch can be turned into a tourist attraction, and the challenges facing the handlers of his estate.
Posted In: Entertainment

Ohio may gamble to fill budget shortfall

Ohio is facing a $3 billion budget gap, and it may turn to gambling to bring in some much-needed revenue. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

Young adults turn to peer-to-peer travel

Some new online travel services are offering a twist on couch surfing for people looking to save on accommodations. Timothy Beck Werth reports.
Posted In: Travel

Local governments feel budget pains

State governments are in the middle of major budget crises, and local governments may be feeling the pain next. Steve Henn reports.

Is Bing bringing it against Google?

It's been one month since Microsoft launched its latest search engine, Bing. Renita Jablonski checks in with tech analyst Rob Enderle to see how Bing's doing against Google.
Posted In: Science

Music from this show

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Beat It (Single Version)
Michael Jackson
Eliot Lipp
I Don't Wanna / Come Back In One Piece
La Femme D'argent
Sweet Nothing Serenade
Ben Harper

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