Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, April 11, 2016
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On today's show, we'll talk about the link between income and mortality; the Daily Mail's consideration of a Yahoo bid; and Venezuela's smuggling economy.
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Stranded: Puerto Rico in debt with no end in sight
The island is dealing with a $72 billion debt crisis. Marketplace's Andy Uhler travels to Puerto Rico to find out how the government's actions are affecting people.
In struggling Venezuela, cheap gas and food are smuggled out
Gas is so cheap that it can be sold at a profit in neighboring Colombia.
A bot that takes your taco order at work
TacoBot, on the message service Slack, can settle arguments about lunch.
Student loans: It's all about the payments
New data shows more than 3 million borrowers have defaulted on their loans.
Every last dollar you make affects your life expectancy
Some poor people live longer than other poor people, according to a new study.
On today’s show, we’ll talk about the link between income and mortality; the Daily Mail’s consideration of a Yahoo bid; and Venezuela’s smuggling economy.