Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, December 11, 2007

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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Cap-and-trade still has kinks

Despite the cap-and-trade system inspired by the Kyoto Protocol, Europe's greenhouse gas emissions are still rising. Sarah Gardner looks into where the scheme may have failed -- and where it could still succeed.

Open trade draws U.S. oil to Libya

Libya's multibillion-dollar deal with France is just one example of how the country is beginning to actively trade with Western countries. Gretchen Wilson reports U.S. oil firms are expectedly attracted.

The USA label doesn't play around

Concerns over the safety of China-made toys have made business boom for toy makers who can brandish a "Made in the USA" label. Stacey Vanek-Smith has the story of one company entering a busy season.
Posted In: Retail

Your own piece of a Callas love affair

The life and love of opera star Maria Callas has garnered mystique since her death 30 years ago. Now, those captivated by her story can grab the juicier memorabilia off the auction block. Lisa Napoli has more.

Fiat takes road to building in U.S.

European car maker Fiat is considering building a factory in the U.S. to take advantage of a cheap dollar. Scott Jagow talks to Megan Williams about whether this continental jump could become a wider trend.
Posted In: Auto

A penny donated is one not missed

A small group of banks will be giving customers the option to charge an extra penny on their credit card to donate to United Way of America. Jeremy Hobson reports why pennies could amount to more than nickels.
Posted In: Charity

Oil prices may bubble on speculation

With the spikes in oil prices there has also been a jump in the number of oil investors. The Senate is wondering if speculation could be the cause of high prices. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Economy, Travel

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The Song Remains The Same (Remastered / Expanded) (2CD)
Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia
20th Century Masters: Millennium Collection
Doobie Brothers - Greatest Hits