Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday July 22, 2014

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School lunch
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Detroit’s bankruptcy created some anxiety about the ability of other U.S. cities to borrow money. We look at whether it’s gotten harder for cities to take out loans in the year since Detroit’s filing. Plus, schools in parts of Texas are trying a new approach to school lunches by offering free meals to all students. How big is the trend, and who will foot the bill? We report.   

Hospital agrees to pay $190 million for recorded exams

Johns Hopkins settles with victims of gynecologist who secretly filmed exams.
Posted In: settlements

Where Europe stands on Russian sanctions

With tensions increasing between the US and Russia, a look at Europe's response.
Posted In: Russia, Malaysia Airlines, sanctions

PODCAST: American-made jobs

Johns Hopkins' settlement, sales of existing homes, and American-made jobs.

Other cities feel sting of Detroit bankruptcy

If one city doesn't pay up in full, does bond money dry up for everybody else?
Posted In: Detroit bankruptcy, bankruptcy, bond buying
School lunch

More schools offer free lunches, but who's paying?

Schools in Texas are trying a new approach by offering free meals to all students.
Posted In: school lunches, students, lunch

Long-term unemployed suffer shaky re-employment

After a long separation from working, it’s difficult to find jobs that last.
Posted In: Unemployment, job search, job seekers

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Didn't Cha Know
Erykah Badu
The Lower We Fly
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