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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 27, 2013

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Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits the White House today He's expected to talk trade with President Obama. But he'll also be greeted by protests from some in the American business community. And, Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent was at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York this week talking about how Coke wants to get free water to half a million people in poor parts of the world. Marketplace Morning Report talks with Kent about the ambitious plan, as well as empowering women in developing countries and obesity in America.

PODCAST: An interview with Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent

The key global climate change organization releases its summary of a climate change report six years in the making. And, Muhtar Kent, CEO of Coca-Cola, sits down with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss water, obesity and unemployment.

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent on water, obesity

Muhtar Kent, CEO of Coca-Cola, sits down with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss water, obesity and unemployment.
Posted In: Coca-cola, soda, beverage, obesity

Happy birthday, Google!

If Google were a person, it could get a learner's permit to sit behind the wheel of one of its driverless cars.
Posted In: Google

Stanford's nanotube computer: 4 reasons for non-geeks to care

The nano-tube computer would make processing faster, cheaper and more energy efficient.
Posted In: nanotubes, stanford

Consumer spending and personal income rise in August

Today's economic indicators could be a positive sign for end-of-year growth.
Posted In: income, economic indicators

IPCC climate report sets upper limit for global emissions

The key global climate change organization releases its summary of a climate change report six years in the making.
Posted In: climate change, al gore, IPCC

BBM and time spent online: This week's Silicon Tally

$4.7 billion. $20,000. 6 seconds. 890 billion: Can you guess what these numbers mean?
Posted In: silicon tally, Tech

Indian Prime Minister's visit to U.S. greeted with business protests

As Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits the White House to talk about trade between India and the U.S., some American businesses are protesting what they see as India shutting out foreign firms.
Posted In: India, trade, globalization

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