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Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, October 6, 2011

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Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, October 6, 2011

Walt Mossberg: Jobs will be remembered like Ford, Edison

What will Steve Jobs be remembered for a hundred years from now? We ask Walt Mossberg, who wrote often about Jobs for the Wall Street Journal.

Is Obama's jobs package vital to save the economy?

Diane Swonk, chief economist at Mesirow Financial, and the BBC's Andrew Walker let us know how important a jobs package is -- for the U.S. and Europe.
Posted In: Jobs

Secretary Geithner heads to Congress to report on U.S. financial system

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner heads to Congress today to deliver a report on the level of risk in the U.S. financial system.
Posted In: Washington

Jobs' impact reached beyond tech world to average consumer

We speak to Washington Post reporter Cecilia Kang, live from outside an Apple store in Maryland, about why Steve Jobs was important outside of Silicon Valley.

London looks back at the importance of Steve Jobs

Jeremy Hobson is in London this week as the death of Steve Jobs was announced. He went to the Apple store in Covent Garden to get reaction from Londoners.

As world remembers Steve Jobs, a look at where Apple can go from here

People all around the world are honoring the work of Steve Jobs this morning. How will Apple continue on and live up to his legacy?

European unease continues over Greek bailout

European banks might be subject to a new round of stress tests that would assume a possible Greek default.

Steve Jobs remembered in China

Steve Jobs impacted the lives of millions across the globe. Marketplace's Rob Schmitz went to the newly opened Apple store in Shanghai for reaction to Jobs' death.
Posted In: China

Where companies keep their cash

When companies talk of cash reserves, they're usually not referring to stacks of c-notes.
Posted In: Economy

Alaska's permanent fund dividend likely to boost sales

Alaskans get $1,174 today as part of the state's permanent fund dividend payout. Retailers expect to see October's sales jump.
Posted In: Oil

One filmmaker who owes his success to Steve Jobs

Over the years, Steve Jobs impacted all kinds of industries. We speak to one filmmaker who got his start on iMovie.
Posted In: Entertainment

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In Rainbows
Radiohead
Disintegration (Remastered)
The Cure
Candy Walls b/w Trinity
The Trust
Yesterday Was Dramatic, Today Is Ok
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