Jan 27, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, January 27, 2016

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Airing on Wednesday, January 27, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Apple's slow down in earnings; fundraising for colleges; the possible Shell-BP merger; and U.S. firms now offering credit to Cubans.

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Shell looks to merge with BG

Jan 27, 2016
Shell's proposed merger faces new questions.
Shell's proposed merger with BP faces new questions.
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The long road to fixing Flint's water

Jan 27, 2016
One issue facing Flint: locating the lead pipes.
 The City of Flint Water Plant is illuminated by moonlight on January 23, 2016 in Flint, Michigan
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Government further relaxes Cuba trade rules

Jan 27, 2016
Companies will henceforth be able to extend credit to more customers in Cuba.
A Cuban flag flutters in front of the US Embassy in Havana.
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The City of Flint Water Plant is illuminated by moonlight on January 23, 2016 in Flint, Michigan.
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Airing on Wednesday, January 27, 2016: On today’s show, we’ll talk about Apple’s slow down in earnings; fundraising for colleges; the possible Shell-BP merger; and U.S. firms now offering credit to Cubans.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC