Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Episode Description 
Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, June 1, 2010
1

Will the Roswell UFO Festival disappear?

Tightening city budgets could put an end to the annual alien bash.
1

Boeing wins multibillion-dollar Russian bid

Boeing's business in Russia may finally be taking off with a new multibillion-dollar contract.
0

BP stock continues to fall since oil spill

BP's falling prices mean it may be a candidate for takeover.
Posted In: Oil
6

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
0

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
3

Kobo not great e-Book competition for iPad

Apple's ubiquitous iPad may cut into sales of the new Borders e-Book reader.
0

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
0

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

Browse the show calendar

S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 

Buzzworthy

Recent comments on our stories..

mormuno01's picture

The secret life of a food stamp

Your article makes a lot of sense. Without the help of food stamps these people that are spending money at Walmart would be on the streets,...

wcourchesne's picture

What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

I have no idea what 1717 refers to but I do know Marketplace is always great to listen to! Keep going...

zingledot's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

sgardner's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

Connect
Submit your Personal Finance Questions to the Getting Personal blog.

BECOME A MARKETPLACE SOURCE!

Join the Public Insight Network and help us tell the story. Sign Up Now or browse recent questions from the Network below.