Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Research shows that over a quarter of the population isn't getting enough sleep, but what can be done? Research in Motion reports earnings tomorrow, and despite efforts to revamp the company and its BlackBerry product, the outlook is still grim. The health care debate continues into Day Three, and David Brancaccio continues his cross-country trip looking at robots that are stealing our jobs.

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New information from the Centers for Disease Control reveals that more than quarter of the U.S. population say they're not getting enough shuteye. The issue has consequences on our economy and health.
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World Bank President Robert Zoellick, International Monetary Fund Director Christine Lagarde, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and OECD General Secretary Angel Gurria speak to the media following talks among world finance leaders at the Chancellery on October 6, 2011 in Berlin, Germany.
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Health Care
A supporter of recent health care reform holds a sign outside the U.S. Supreme Court March 27, 2012 in Washington, D.C.
Construction workers build new houses on a residential building site on November 21, 2011.
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AAA reports the average price of a gallon of gas in the U.S. topped $3.90 a gallon this morning. It's been going up every day for more than 2 weeks.
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God Put a Smile on Your Face
Mark Ronson feat. The Daptone Horns
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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.