Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, March 8, 2012

It's deadline day -- again -- in Greece, but if all goes well, we'll get past this hurdle in the European Debt Crisis and probably move on to another one. For the first time in 15 years, Peyton Manning is no longer an Indianapolis Colt. In China, the maker of the iPad's lawyers are fighting a Chinese court decision that ruled Apple doesn't own the trademark for the name iPad in China. And the city of Chattanooga, Tenn. wants to join a growing list of U.S. cities with its own typeface, to be used in everything from stationary to street signs.

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A customer leaves with his just-bought iPad 2 at an Apple store on May 6, 2011 in Shanghai, China. Apple's lawyers are currently fighting a court decision that ruled Apple doesn't own the trademarked name "iPad" in China.
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Tourists visit the ancient Acropolis hill in Athens on March 5, 2012. Even if Greece can overcome its current crisis, it is possible that other European economies could crumble.
Private investors are being asked to accept big losses on their loans to Greece, in order for the country to get more bailout money and avoid a messy default that could send Europe back into crisis. Here, awoman walks by a sign showing a euro coin at a bank branch in Athens, on Jan. 31, 2012.
Scaffolding surrounds the Pantheon on the Acropolis as the sun rises on Februray 16, 2012 in Athens, Greece.
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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.