Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, January 18, 2011

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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, January 18, 2011

What can China and the U.S. learn during President Hu's visit?

President Obama will meet with the Chinese president Hu Jintao at the White House. Frank Fukuyama explains.

Delta announces $19 million in earnings

Delta Airlines announced a profit of $19 million in the fourth quarter. Nancy Marshall Genzer reports.

Juli Niemann: How Obama's regulation reform will affect businesses

President Obama issued an executive order this morning calling for a government-wide review of regulations on businesses. Jeremy Hobson speaks to Juli Niemann about what this means for businesses and unemployment.

Will Jobs' leave of absence affect Apple's earnings?

Apple's earnings are released today, but word from Apple headquarters that CEO Steve Jobs is taking a medical leave of absence could affect those numbers. Mike Abramsky explains.

Finding a successor for Steve Jobs

Jeremy Hobson speaks to Henry Blodget, CEO of Business Insider, about the process of finding Apple's successor to Steve Jobs.

"Punching Out" describes the downsizing of industrial America

Steve Chiotakis speaks with Paul Clemens, author of the new book, "Punching Out -- One Year in a Closing Auto Plant." In his book, Clemens follows one year in the closing, dismantling and reassigning of a Detroit auto plant.

America turns to China for partnerships in green energy

American companies will meet with a visiting Chinese delegation to form new partnerships in clean energy. Eve Troeh explains that companies in the U.S. have a lot to learn from Chinese companies.
Posted In: China, Transportation

China achieves new levels of lending

A Financial Times report says the Chinese lend more to developing countries than the World Bank -- an agency with a mission to lend to developing countries.
Posted In: China

British fathers to get extended paternity leave

Starting in April, new British fathers will get to take extended leave if their spouse goes back to work early.

Health care providers prepare for the reform debates

The debate over health care reform is back this week as Republicans in the House of Representatives plan a vote to repeal the new health care law. Jeremy Hobson speaks to Alan Miller, CEO of Universal Health Services.
Posted In: Health

Obama outlines review regulations for agencies

President Obama will sign an executive order requiring that federal agencies review regulations that might hurt economic growth. He outlines the plan in an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, as Nancy Marshall Genzer explains.

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Blind Paper Dragon
Tin Hat
Stuntin' Like My Daddy (Street) [Explicit]
Birdman & Lil Wayne
I Will Possess Your Heart
Death Cab For Cutie
Oblivion And Points Beyond

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