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Marketplace for Friday, December 4, 2015
Dec 4, 2015

Marketplace for Friday, December 4, 2015

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Nashville is now home to a vending machine for cars; NBC's "The Wiz Live!" draws millions in tweets and viewers; and a look back on this week in business and finance. 

Segments From this episode

Jobs, interest rates and Yahoo

Dec 4, 2015
Positive job reports and interest rate hikes: a look back at this week.

Toys 'R' Us to close Times Square location

Dec 4, 2015
The multi story Toys 'R' Us at New York's Times Square is set to close.

Nuclear cleanup work sustains ailing Ohio town

Dec 4, 2015
One town in Ohio is holding on to remnants of Cold War-era uranium enrichment.
Norm and Betty Jo Anderson have lived in Piketon since the mid-1950s, when Norm started working at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant.
Lewis Wallace

Car 'vending machine' built to save on delivery costs

Dec 4, 2015
Carvana official says retail location in Nashville is more than a gimmick.

The Wiz was a big night for NBC

Dec 4, 2015
The audience was big, advertising was robust and social media went crazy.

Vietnam facing rising sea levels

Dec 4, 2015
A look at the ecosystem of the Mekong Delta.

OPEC will keep pumping it out

Dec 4, 2015
With a global oil glut and prices slipping, oil producers are in trouble.

Nashville is now home to a vending machine for cars; NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” draws millions in tweets and viewers; and a look back on this week in business and finance. 

Music from the episode

Geronimo Sheppard
Drop It Like It's Hot Snoop Dogg, Pharrell Williams
Do I Wanna Know? Arctic Monkeys
Without You Rainbow Arabia