Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Today, President Obama will be in Iowa talking to college students about their student loans. Are the cheaper groceries available wholesale clubs like Costco and Sam's Club worth the price of membership? Residents in two towns -- halfway across the world from one another -- are putting together a tourism partnership based around their less-than-scintillating names. And a study from the group Climate Central says America's energy industry is at risk, because sea levels are rising along the coasts where we produce much of our fuel.

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Holstein cows feed on a farm in Sunnyside, Washington. After years without an outbreak, a dairy cow in California was found to have mad cow disease.
While many big banks in the U.S. have been able to pay back the feds for their TARP money, smaller banks are having a tougher time digging into their vaults to pay them back.
A Delta Air Lines plane in Los Angeles, Calif. Delta reported profits this quarter despite actually losing money on the flights portion of its business.
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A dairyman walks a cow back to its pen after milking in Escalon, Calif. One cow elsewhere in the state was recently discovered with mad cow disease. How will this impact beef sales?
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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.