Oct 31, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, October 31, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about a new UNICEF report that says 300 million children live in areas with toxic air; Baker Hughes and General Electric's new joint company; the struggles that some Delaware citizens are having with purchasing health…

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Wings chains hit by NFL ratings slump

Oct 31, 2016
Wings and football games - a national American pastime
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Networks want to win election night

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Oct 31, 2016
Election night is also a contest for viewers.
A television cameraman tests his equipment prior to showtime at the University of Las Vegas, Nevada, where the final 2016 presidential debate took place.
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CenturyLink announces plans to purchase Level 3 Communications for $25 billion

Oct 31, 2016
Another planned telecommunications purchase, the relationship between this election and the economy, and competition among networks.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about a new UNICEF report that says 300 million children live in areas with toxic air; Baker Hughes and General Electric’s new joint company; the struggles that some Delaware citizens are having with purchasing health care; and how an NFL ratings decline is affecting wings and pizza chains.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC