Marketplace for Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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Blackberry's Research in Motion isn't as successful as it used to be, but it could try to resurrect itself through what it became known for: software and security. The Carlyle Group has a new website, trying to show its kinder, gentler side. The bison is the one thing getting bipartisan support this year. Research shows that using words like "fracking" could be what's keeping many from supporting drilling. And Stephen Dubner talks about the hidden side of more athletes choosing to sport eyewear.
Posted In: Belgium, Brussels, Europe debt crisis, Whats up Europe
The big story in Brussels, as it has been for the last two years, is the eurozone crisis. So is any progress being made?
Posted In: bonds, italy, Europe debt crisis
Spain now pays more than 6.6 percent on its 10-year bonds. The U.S. pays just over 1.6 percent. Eurozone debt, however, may yet hurt both sides of the Atlantic.