Sep 14, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, September 14, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about the latest Census data, which reveals the typical income in America has risen; the European Union's new rules on how the internet should be regulated; and the start of NFL streaming on Twitter. 

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Will NFL fans watch football on Twitter?

Sep 14, 2016
Fans may not watch on a tiny screen. For both Twitter and the NFL, it's an experiment.
Todd Gurley #30 of the Los Angeles Rams rushes against the San Francisco 49ers during their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on Monday in Santa Clara, California.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Prestige credit cards are a big hit with millennials

Sep 14, 2016
Millennials are going crazy for Chase's Sapphire Reserve credit card.
The Chase Sapphire Reserve card joins the company's line of premier rewards cards.
Courtesy Chase via Business Wire

7 ways to keep your miles from expiring without flying

Sep 14, 2016
You can extend the life of your points while staying on the ground.
A Virgin America plane lands at San Francisco International Airport in Burlingame, California.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

European Union seeks to tighten up copyright laws

Sep 14, 2016
An effort to modernize Europe’s digital rules is controversial.
The European Commission's president, Jean-Claude Juncker, delivers a speech to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France on Wednesday.
FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images

Bayer purchases Monsanto for $128 a share

Sep 14, 2016
A genetically modified merger between Bayer and Monsanto, the popularity of Chase's Sapphire Reserve card, and extending the life of your frequent flyer miles and hotel points.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about the latest Census data, which reveals the typical income in America has risen; the European Union’s new rules on how the internet should be regulated; and the start of NFL streaming on Twitter. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC