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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace for Friday, August 7, 2009

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Historic tours focus on lives of servants

The Breakers from the back lawn -- the servants' bedrooms are right at the top with the small windows.
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Ad sales down for Fall TV lineup

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Mario Leal, a U.S. Department of Transportation border inspector, explains his evaluation of a Mexican driver's big rig truck in Laredo, TX.
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Pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange in New York City.
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