Feb 5, 2014 If you attend the Sochi Olympics, you’ll see a big presence by U.S. corporate sponsors. But here in the U.S., the companies are being pressured to renounce Russia's anti-gay policies.
Feb 4, 2014 The new Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker is going on a trade mission to Mexico to find new business partners to match with U.S. companies. And, investing in iPads to help schoolchildren learn carries some costs that may be getting overlooked.
Feb 3, 2014 The International Olympic Committee has a $20 million contract with Interpol to police doping, match-fixing and corrupt gambling
Jan 28, 2014 Marketplace Tech talks with Jim Stray-Gundersen, who advises Team USA and pumps nitrogen into athletes’ bedrooms to boost their performance.
Jan 27, 2014 Basketball teams are using GPS trackers and other technology to improve.
Jan 16, 2014 NBA officials have made it clear; they want to expand the brand in Europe.
Jan 7, 2014 Much of the value in the Olympics comes when the winners show up on the Today show the next morning and drive ratings.
Dec 30, 2013 The attacks in Volgograd in the past two days have raised fear of terrorism in Russia in the lead up to the February Sochi Winter Olympics.
Dec 19, 2013 Russian President,Vladimir Putin, vows to pardon a former political enemy who was once Russia's richest man.