Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, May 11, 2012

JPMorgan Chase has made a $2 billion blunder, its CEO Jamie Dimon announced. The loss involves bad bets apparently involving the bank selling insurance contracts against losses on corporate debt. A new study finds that millennials are less likely to be brand loyal. A group of climate activists, including a few teens, is suing the federal government over inaction on climate change. And we look at what it takes -- and costs -- to be a professional ballet dancer.

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Actors Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin are joined onset by the cast of "30 Rock" as they cut the cake during the "30 Rock" 100th Episode Celebration at Silver Cup Studios in the Queens borough of New York City.
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Alys Shee and Aaron Smyth from the film "First Position."
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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.