Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, December 25, 2012
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Today millions will unwrap gifts they just don't want and stores are prepped for the wave of returns. Each year on Christmas, Queen Elizabeth delivers a Christmas message to her subjects. This year, something new, the message will be in 3D. And we bring you an international quiz to test your knowledge of global equality.
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Netflix apologizes for a streaming movie outage. Fiscal cliff or no fiscal cliff -- some taxes are going up next year either way. A look ahead at the environment and energy in 2013. And we'll explain why it's a bad week for Chinese liquor stocks.
Posted In: alcohol, China, Xi Jinping, stock market
Distillery stocks in China tumble this week after the government announced a ban on high priced spirits at state events.
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Posted In: climate change, fracking, energy
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