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Marketplace Flashbriefing

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Marketplace Midday Briefing 10/03/23

Three updates throughout the day on the latest Business News from Kai Ryssdal and David Brancaccio of Marketplace.

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Marketplace Minute

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Manufacturing sector contracts

Get the latest on what’s happening in the economy right now with two-times-a-day briefings from Marketplace and Cumulus Podcast Network.

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The Numbers

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Stock market closing numbers for October 2, 2023

A one minute take from Kai Ryssdal on the stock market news of the day, posted after the markets close.

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