Segments From this episode
What could the government have done to soften the blow of the crisis? Commentator Susan Lee looks into the question in our first installment of our "What's the Fix?" series.
While the world financial crisis rages on, Disney is doing just fine with the release of High School Musical Three in theaters today. The movie is expected to make $35 million this weekend. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.
With the price of oil and gas plummeting, Russia's once bulging budget could be heading for a deficit. Megan Williams reports half the country's income is from oil, and production is dropping along with price.
The days of gas below $3 a gallon are fast returning, but this doesn't necessarily bode well across the board. Sarah Gardner reports falling oil and gas prices undercut the incentive for renewable energy projects.
Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, October 24, 2008