Marketplace for Monday, September 2, 2013
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Verizon Communications has agreed to buy out Vodafone's stake in Verizon Wireless, giving it full control of the most profitable mobile service provider in the country. The number of Americans using heroin has been on the rise, reaching epidemic proportions in rural areas and suburbs. It's the last holiday weekend this year and that's a big deal on the Jersey Shore, especially after recovering from Hurricane Sandy last year. And we hear about the one bright spot in the Vietnamese economy: coffee.
Posted In: unions, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act
Labor unions are unhappy with provisions in the Affordable Care Act that could tax their members' health coverage.
Posted In: new jersey, tourism, Hurricane Sandy, labor day
A year after Hurricane Sandy's destruction, Labor Day marks the end of a summer of recovery for beach towns.