Segments From this episode
BP says it is making progress plugging the Gulf oil well, and the government is set to announce today that roughly three-quarters of the oil has already dispersed.
San Francisco might expand its ban on plastic bags in big supermarkets and chain drugstores to all retailers. Many business owners are against the idea, but not all.
Floodwaters continue to flow through Pakistan, devastating infrastructure and livelihoods. Neva Khan from Oxfam discusses the relief effort already on the ground.
Intel has settled a major antitrust case with the Federal Trade Commission which could lead to lower prices and more innovation going forward.
Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, August 4, 2010