Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, October 19, 2012

Macy's looks back to icons including Marilyn Monroe and Madonna to attract shoppers in their teens and 20's. Illinois Governor Pat Quinn will board an Amtrak train heading from Joliet to Bloomington, Illinois, today. The trip is meant to showcase part of the state's new high-speed rail line which will eventually run all the way to St. Louis. Just one week away from the release of Windows 8, Microsoft reported a 22 percent decline in third-quarter earnings.

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A lot happened while you slept. Marketplace Morning Report® host David Brancaccio explores the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make smart decisions. We've also launched a new series about how machines, robots and algorithms are increasingly entering the workforce. We're looking at what humans can do about it with a new journey to find robot-proof jobs. Read more here.