Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 6, 2009

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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 6, 2009

Marketplace Minute With Bill Radke

Watch Marketplace Morning Report host Bill Radke cram all the week's business news into a 60-second poem. This week: unemployment, GM isn't selling Opel, Warren Buffett bets on Berkshire Hathaway, Disney's new Chinese park, and CIT Group goes bust.

Who wins in the rush for natural gas?

The International Energy Agency will release its World Energy Outlook, and a rush of natural gas is on the agenda. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

Guarantees put taxpayer money at risk

A Congressional Oversight Panel report says the U.S. government gambled with taxpayer money to guarantee risky bank assets. The panel's chair, Elizabeth Warren, talks the details with Bill Radke.

G-20 frets over danger of asset bubbles

Finance ministers from the Group of 20 nations are meeting in Scotland to review the state of the global economy. Stephen Beard reports they're worried about a threat from an old enemy.

Home sales are soaring in Canada, eh?

The real-estate market in the U.S. may be in the pits, but north of the border it's a different story. Anita Elash reports.
Posted In: Canada, Housing

Health bill has some extra goodies

The House may soon vote on its version of a health-care overhaul. But these reform plans aren't just about health care. Joel Rose explains.
Posted In: Health

Unemployment rate highest since 1983

October unemployment hit 10.2%, and 190,000 jobs were cut according to the latest Labor Department report. Mitchell Hartman reports.
Posted In: Jobs

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