Mar 9, 2020

Crude oil’s crash

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Crude oil and U.S. futures plummet. The CDC has new guidelines for how to clean airplanes. And, with South by Southwest canceled, how Austin, Texas, businesses are responding.

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COVID-19

Keep those planes clean: CDC issues new guidance for airlines amid outbreak

Mar 9, 2020
If airline staff see someone who appears to have a fever, they should do a deep clean of everything within 6 feet of the passenger.
Deep cleaning could be quite time-consuming, and potentially lead to flight delays.
Laurel Chor/Getty Images

No SXSW means no economic boost for Austin, Texas

Mar 9, 2020
It's the first time in the festival's 34 years that the show will not go on.
SXSW 2020 banners are seen in the Red River Cultural District on March 6, 2020, in Austin, Texas.
Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Airplanes (feat. Hayley Williams) B.o.B, Hayley Williams

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Michael Lipkin Producer

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