Marketplace for Monday, September 9, 2013
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Corporations have been moving away from providing retiree health benefits for years. Now IBM joins those choosing to pay retirees an annual lump sum they can use to buy insurance through a private exchange. How much can companies save by sending people to private exchanges?
Posted In: NASA, space, asteroid
NASA wants to capture an asteroid and send astronauts to train on it for Mars. Congress is skeptical.
Posted In: world trade center, World Trade Organization
Big bucks for the "World Trade Center" moniker -- is it worth it?
Posted In: Louisiana, Gulf residents, global warming
Flood protection uses construction techniques developed by the oil industry. Coastal protection in Louisiana grows into an export industry.