Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, June 14, 2010

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Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, June 14, 2010

Which country uses up the most coal?

Globalist Quizmaster Stephan Richter asks: Which country is the most dependent on coal? (Hint: It's not China).

Marking four years of worldwide financial meltdown

Why did this weekend mark the four-year anniversary of the start of the financial meltdown?
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

Obama wants escrow account for BP pay-off

The Obama Administration wants BP to deposit money into an escrow account to pay off the businesses who've lost out over the past month due to the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted In: Oil

New rules encourage affordable worker health insurance

The White House has unveiled new rules to encourage employers to continue offering health insurance to workers at a reasonable price.
Posted In: Health

Afghanistan copper, lithium worth $1 trillion

American geologists have reported that Afghanistan is sitting on $1 trillion of copper and lithium deposits.

Where Germany, France disagree on European debt

Germany and France are leading the conversation to get indebted European countries out of financial struggle, but the two powers don't quite see eye-to-eye.

Zero-emissions electric trucks to transport food in NYC

Politicians in the Bronx, NY are unveiling an electric truck, the first of its kind in New York City, to transport goods from the city's food hub.

House, Senate forge ahead to merge versions of financial reform bill

Senators and House representatives are close to combining two versions of the financial reform bill ahead of a July 4 deadline.
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

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