Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, January 16, 2008

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World

A cent too far for Burger King

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers march in protest march of Burger King in Miami. The Coalition is demanding that Burger King pay a premium for its tomatoes to directly improve what they say are workers' sub-poverty wages.
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Business
Former Volkswagen head Bernd Pischetsrieder in court. Pischetsrieder faces questioning over whether he knew of bribery and company-paid prostitution visits involving members of the Volkswagen works council while he was chairman of VW.
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Economy

GOP huddles to hone message

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Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.