Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, March 26, 2012

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It's day one of Supreme Court arguments over President Barack Obama's health care reform law. Twenty-six states are challenging the law -- parts of which are already in place.  Apollo Group, which owns the University of Phoenix, is expected to announce earnings today, and analysts aren't expecting big things. It's been 10 years since the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School opened a satellite campus in San Francisco. To mark the occasion, the business school has moved to a bigger -- and shinier -- facility.
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U. Penn Wharton School excels in Silicon Valley

It's been 10 years since the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School opened a satellite campus in San Francisco. To mark the occasion, the business school has moved to a bigger -- and shinier -- facility.
Posted In: University of Pennsylvania, Silicon Valley, business school
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In Spain, Catholic church starting job recruitment push

The Catholic church in Spain is trying to draw more members to its ranks by promising a "job for life," but that is problematic for a number of reasons.
Posted In: spain, Catholic church, Unemployment
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What health care reform means for small businesses

In the Supreme Court today, arguments over the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's massive health care reform will be heard. The challenge is being brought by 26 states -- and also small business organizations.
Posted In: health care reform law, Small Business
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U.N. hopes to limit foreign farmland investment

The U.N. wants limits on the amount of farmland foreign investors can buy up around the world. The organization will vote on new voluntary guidelines in mid-May.
Posted In: farms, United Nations, food security
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Markets reacting to health care hearings

Twenty-six states are challenging the law, parts of which are already in place. Could the arguments for either side be affecting investors today?
Posted In: Ben Bernanke, health care reform law, Supreme Court
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Health insurance industry keeping close eye on proceedings

The health insurance industry had supported the health care reform bill, but if the Supreme Court decides to get rid of the individual mandate, that could cause a lot of trouble for the industry.
Posted In: health insurance, health care reform law
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The unexpected winner of 'The Hunger Games'

Lionsgate had a very good weekend It's film, 'The Hunger Games,' took in $150 million dollars domestically over the weekend.
Posted In: Entertainment, movies, Utah
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PODCAST: Ben Bernanke speaks, 'The Hunger Games' takes off

It's day one of Supreme Court arguments over President Barack Obama's health care reform law. Twenty-six states are challenging the law -- parts of which are already in place. Apollo Group, which owns the University of Phoenix, is expected to announce earnings today, and analysts aren't expecting big things. It's been 10 years since the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School opened a satellite campus in San Francisco. To mark the occasion, the business school has moved to a bigger -- and shinier -- facility.
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Health care arguments conclude: Day One

What happened inside the health care reform proceedings today, live from outside the Supreme Court.
Posted In: health care reform law
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For-profit educator expected to report lower profits

Analysts are bearish on the for-profit educator as traditional universities step up competition.
Posted In: for-profit colleges
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American Airlines bankruptcy could void union contracts

The parent company of American Airlines wants more concessions from unions, or it'll push to cancel existing labor contracts.
Posted In: American Airlines, unions, bankruptcy
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What to expect from the health care hearing

Today, the Supreme Court begins a monumental three-day hearing on the Affordable Care Act.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, health care reform law
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What's at stake in the health care decision

It's day one of Supreme Court arguments over President Barack Obama's health care reform law.
Posted In: health care reform law, Washington D.C., Supreme Court

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