Jul 25, 2014

Marketplace Weekend for Friday, July 25, 2014

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This weekend, Lizzie O'Leary looks at what's next for the Affordable Care Act after two different federal appeals courts issued conflicting decisions on whether the federal government can provide health care subsidies. Plus, Linnette Lopez of Business Insider and Ben…

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Weekend Brunch: Health care, global income inequality, and how to dress well

Jul 25, 2014
Linnette Lopez of Business Insider and Ben Walsh of Reuters discuss the news.

An app that combats texting while driving accidents

Jul 25, 2014
New tech is hoping to combat texting while driving and texting while walking accidents. Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson explains

How will Puerto Rico's poor economy affect you?

Jul 25, 2014
The island’s economy is floundering and debt is mounting. How does that affect your wallet?

This weekend, Lizzie O’Leary looks at what’s next for the Affordable Care Act after two different federal appeals courts issued conflicting decisions on whether the federal government can provide health care subsidies. Plus, Linnette Lopez of Business Insider and Ben Walsh of Reuters discuss what’s on their plate this week and what’s next in news. Also, we talk to Jill Schlesinger who gives some tips for handling a kid or relative who is living in your basement and can’t seem to get back on their feet and find their own place. In worldwide news, BBC reporter Rushdi Abualouf discusses the impact of the latest Israeli-Palestinian conflict on business in the region. Then, Zillow will translate listings into Mandarin, and New York is trying to combat texting while driving and texting while walking accidents. We’ll visit Puerto Rico who’s economy is currently floundering in debt, and catch up on millennials and why they refuse to invest their money.