Jul 1, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, July 1, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about investors being unafraid to lend money to the British government; potentially lower rates in the U.K.; and resentment from Panamanians over the "Panama Papers" leak. 

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Trump draws criticism from usual GOP backer

Jul 1, 2016
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce traditionally supports the Republican candidate for president.
 Donald Trump speaks to guests during a policy speech during a campaign stop at Alumisource on Tuesday in Monessen, Pennsylvania.
Jeff Swensen/Getty Images

Panama tries to shake off "Panama Papers" brand

Panama has just opened a new, wider canal, but less cause for celebration is its reputation as a go-to spot for hiding money.
A guard sits outside the headquarters of Mossack Fonseca in Panama City.
Justin Ho/Marketplace

Oklahoma City anxiously awaits Kevin Durant's decision

Jul 1, 2016
As of today, Durant is a free agent. His arrival eight years ago shaped the city.
A Kevin Durant banner has been displayed on the exterior of the Oklahoma City Convention Center across the street from Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Greg Echlin

Apple in talks to purchase Tidal

Jul 1, 2016
A potential Tidal acquisition, Trump and trade, and airport lines

Worried about airport security lines this weekend?

Jul 1, 2016
Travelers over the July 4 weekend may wait less time in the TSA security line.
Travelers go through the TSA PreCheck security point at Miami International Airport.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

On today’s show, we’ll talk about investors being unafraid to lend money to the British government; potentially lower rates in the U.K.; and resentment from Panamanians over the “Panama Papers” leak. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC