Jul 19, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, July 19, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about the federal investigation underway on Fiat Chrysler; an increase in protection for police officers; and a Chicago tour that highlights the city's past political corruption.

 

Segments From this episode

Everyone will pay more to protect police officers

Jul 19, 2016
Murders in Baton Rouge and Dallas have cities increasing protection for police officers.
Police officers keep watch in Times Square following the November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris.
Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images

Hot new attraction: Chicago's corruption walking tour

Jul 19, 2016
A packed, but not exhaustive, tour of Chicago's notorious political chicanery.
American gangster Al Capone signs a $50,000 bail bond in Chicago's Federal Building. 
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To cut emissions, Canada could expand carbon pricing

Jul 19, 2016
If Canada rolls out carbon pricing nationally, how will it affect the US?
An aerial view of the Suncor oil sands extraction facility near the town of Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada.
MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images

Fiat Chrysler faces federal investigation

Jul 19, 2016
Reports come after a dealer lawsuit alleges racketeering.
Fiat Chrysler automobiles shown outside the Chrysler Group complex in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

How golf courses beat the heat

Jul 19, 2016
Some offer deals on greens fees. Others let the grass die.
Arcot Premkumar and Dennis Binaco get ready to tee off at the Tournament Players Club in Scottsdale. The temperature at noon? 105 degrees.
Jimmy Jenkins/KJZZ

Investors are taking their money from humans and handing them to robots

Jul 19, 2016
Automated indices, golf courses, and Nintendo's value.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about the federal investigation underway on Fiat Chrysler; an increase in protection for police officers; and a Chicago tour that highlights the city’s past political corruption.

 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC