Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, June 1, 2010

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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Will the Roswell UFO Festival disappear?

Tightening city budgets could put an end to the annual alien bash.

Boeing wins multibillion-dollar Russian bid

Boeing's business in Russia may finally be taking off with a new multibillion-dollar contract.

BP stock continues to fall since oil spill

BP's falling prices mean it may be a candidate for takeover.
Posted In: Oil

L.A. may close hundreds of medical marijuana dispensaries

This could be the last week of business for hundreds of medical marijuana dispensaries across Los Angeles, as the city cracks down on where people can sell Calfornia's biggest cash crop.
Posted In: Health

Tourism in disaster-stricken areas can recover

Recovery in disaster areas like those affected by the BP spill depend on tourists' perceptions.
Posted In: Travel

Kobo not great e-Book competition for iPad

Apple's ubiquitous iPad may cut into sales of the new Borders e-Book reader.

Educators resent process of 'Race to the Top'

Teachers competing with other states for federal education funds feel they've been thrown under the school bus.
Posted In: Education

AIG's rejection of AIA offer postpones bailout payback

AIG rejects Prudential's $30 billion counter-offer for AIA and ultimately postpones paying back U.S. taxpayers $132 billion.
Posted In: Auto, Investing, Mergers and Acquisitions

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