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Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, May 26, 2010

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Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, May 26, 2010

When counterfeit cash comes from the government

If a business gives you your change in counterfeit money, you're probably out of luck unless you can prove it right there on the spot. But what if the fake money comes from an arm of the federal government?
Posted In: Crime

Iraqi Airways closing over Kuwait dispute

The Iraqi government has said it will close the state-owned Iraqi Airways after declaring it bankrupt. Iraq's transportation ministry said the airline would be closed following a damaging dispute with Kuwait over war reparations.
Posted In: Airlines

Toll Brothers reports loss; mortgage applications rise

Luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers reported a loss for the quarter; mortgage applications jumped 11%.
Posted In: Housing

How the Chicago Blackhawks got their groove back

The Chicago Blackhawks haven't won a Stanley Cup since 1961, and this weekend they'll be playing the Philadelphia Flyers in the National Hockey League playoffs. What changed? Tony Arnold reports.
Posted In: Sports

Arizona immigration law concerns Census workers

Arizona's new immigration law has ignited fear among illegal immigrants, a group already reluctant to fill out government forms. Peter O'Dowd reports.
Posted In: Immigration

Report: BP ignored warning signs on oil rig

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce released details from its inquiry into the BP oil spill, revealing several warning signs before the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded.
Posted In: Oil

Geithner in U.K., Germany to target Europe debt crisis

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner starts two days of meetings in London, Berlin and Frankfurt today as credit woes begin to mount throughout Europe.