Marketplace AM for May 15, 2006
May 15, 2006

Marketplace AM for May 15, 2006

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Segments From this episode

Sloan Sessions: What's up with Wall Street

May 15, 2006
Newsweek Wall Street editor Allan Sloan talks to host Scott Jagow about the recent run-up in the stock and commodities markets.

Immigration, round two

May 15, 2006
The immigration debate is expected to take front and center today as President Bush makes a televised pitch for his guest worker program and the Senate prepares to vote on its immigration reform bill. John Dimsdale reports.

Investing in pricey violins

May 15, 2006
A 299-year-old Stradivarius is expected to fetch $2 million on the auction block Tuesday. Is a violin really a good investment? Alex Cohen reports.

Enron closing arguments

May 15, 2006
After a week off, Ken Lay and Jeffrey Skilling are back in court today for closing arguments in the Enron accounting fraud case. Tess Vigeland has a preview.

Sumner Redstone: "Content is king"

May 15, 2006
Kai Ryssdal talks with the CBS and Viacom chairman about his more than 50 years in the media business and how he's stayed on top for so long.
Sumner Redstone, seated, and from left, Elizabeth M.Daley, Steven Spielberg, Frank Price, George Lucas and C.L. Max Nikias attend the dedication of the Sumner M. Redstone Production Building at the University of Southern California in 2013 in Los Angeles.
Valerie Macon/Getty Images

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC