Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, May 7, 2013
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The king of college rankings is adding a new list to its empire. U.S. News & World Report comes out today with its first ever ranking of online programs for veterans. The Obama administration directly accuses China’s military of cyber spying on U.S. government computer systems. And do some local zoning rules simply preserve neighborhood charm or work to discriminate against outsiders?
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Alleged discrimination against African-American temp workers. Jobs are opening up, but hiring is slow to follow. And what's got markets cheering around the world.
Posted In: high school, robotics, handicapped
Students at a high school in Michigan develop a high-tech locker for a classmate with muscular dystrophy.
Posted In: mozilla, spying, cybersecurity, Internet
What happens when the government uses a non-profit as a cloak for surveillance?
Posted In: temp work, discrimination, African American, latino
African-American men in Chicago say some temp firms discriminate against them and prefer to hire Latino immigrants.
Posted In: veterans, higher education, Education
U.S. News & World Report has released its first-ever rankings of the 'Best Online Education Programs for Veterans'. A look at the market and the sometimes predatory companies taking advantage of vets.