Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace AM for August 9, 2007

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Sustainability

Lumps of coal worth more these days

Smoke billows from a coal powered steel plant in Pennsylvania
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Life

Johnson & Johnson seeing red

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World

Fishing for ways to fight malaria

World

Now Africa needs microsaving

South African women farmers work the swamps planting anything from bananas to sweet potatoes or spinach.
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Business

Text 'til you drop

Using an iPhone
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Business

Cutting Godiva from their diet

Godiva's high-end G Collection only made a limited edition run.
Antonio Jordana via Flickr

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Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.