Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, February 9, 2012

The Obama administration and almost every state are reportedly ready to settle with the country's largest banks over allegations of abusive foreclosure practices. We check in with the Mayor of Los Angeles on his vision for the city, which is the second largest metro area in the U.S. A new survey out by the Pew Research Center shows that young adults have been hurt the most in the recession. And bankruptcy lawyers are warning that the latest "debt bomb" will come from student loans.

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Newly constructed homes are shown in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Will the new foreclosure deal reached actually help families in trouble?
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A new research report from looks at what we’re losing sleep over. For 18- to 34-year-olds, its anxiety over education debt.
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Big banks and state attorneys general have reached a settlement over abusive foreclosure practices.
Renzo Salazar places a bank owned sign on top of a for sale sign in front of a foreclosed home on November 10, 2011 in Miami, Fla. Foreclosures are expected to increase this year, and Americans are worried.
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Greece has announced that they have agreed to the austerity cuts that would allow them to receive a much-needed $173 billion bailout.

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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.