Marketplace for Thursday, August 13, 2015
Aug 13, 2015

Marketplace for Thursday, August 13, 2015

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Sesame Street will begin airing on pay TV network HBO, Emirates Airline is set to offer the world's longest airline route, and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has approved $250 million for a new Milwaukee Bucks stadium. 

Segments From this episode

Is a sports arena an investment or a subsidy?

Aug 13, 2015
Wisconsin, urged on by Gov. Scott Walker, will spend $250 million to help two New York hedge fund managers build a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks.

The challenges ahead for Emirates Airlines

Aug 13, 2015
Emirates is the new titleholder for the world’s longest airline route.

Drones fly faster than the law can keep up with

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Aug 13, 2015
A swarm of unresolved legal questions clouds the skies for drones.

You can now shotgun your favorite wheat cereal

Aug 13, 2015
Fulton Beer and Wheaties are teaming up to bring you breakfast with a higher than usual alcohol content level.

Devaluation in China continues

China has set a lower value for its yuan currency for the third straight day.
Investors monitor screens showing stock market movements at a brokerage house in Shanghai on Thursday.
Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Sesame Street's new address at HBO

Aug 13, 2015
The educational children's show is set to air on the channel for the next five seasons.

Lowe's takes a magical millennial bus tour

Aug 13, 2015
One of America's biggest retail companies learns about new consumer habits.

Sesame Street will begin airing on pay TV network HBO, Emirates Airline is set to offer the world’s longest airline route, and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has approved $250 million for a new Milwaukee Bucks stadium. 

Music from the episode

Hold My Breath Holy Ghost!
You - Ha Ha Ha Charli XCX
Empire State Of Mind (Made Famous by Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys) The Pop Heroes