Marketplace PM for October 24, 2005
Over the weekend, NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg said that developer Larry Silverstein should be removed rebuilding Ground Zero. Silverstein is the New York builder who signed a 99-year lease on the World Trade Center 6 weeks before September 11th. He talks to host Kai Ryssdal in lower Manhattan.
Hurricane Wilma crashed ashore in south Florida early this morning as a category three storm, then downshifted to category two. Dan Grech reports from weatherbeaten WLRN in Miami.
The trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange looks chaotic and disorganized. But up close and in person it's not all that crazy. Marketplace's Bob Moon begins our special coverage .
Writer and commentator John Steele Gordon says capitalism may as the worst form of government ever tried (with the exception of all the others). And it'll have more staying power than a bottle of water.