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Marketplace for Thursday, May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016

Marketplace for Thursday, May 19, 2016


"Grey's" long life, the fraught relationship between galleries and museums, and what it's like to live in a Chinese "Cancer Village."

Segments From this episode

"Grey's Anatomy" cashes in on the Netflix Effect

May 19, 2016
The series will enter its 13th season thanks, in part, to viewers who binge first.

Life and death inside a Chinese 'cancer village'

May 19, 2016
Villagers in central China blame a chemical factory for a high incidence of cancer.
Liuchong villager Zhang Runxiang, with her mother in 2013, died two days after this picture was taken. Villagers say their water has been poisoned by a chemical company.
Rob Schmitz/Marketplace

Groceries offer Wal-Mart a boost

May 19, 2016
As many retailers struggle, Wal-Mart has boosted earnings with walk-in groceries.
An employee restocks a shelf in the grocery section of a Wal-Mart Supercenter in 2005 in Troy, Ohio.
Chris Hondros/Getty Images

The TPP's economic impact

May 19, 2016
The numbers are big. But also small. We explain.
Thousands of truck-sized 30-ton shipping containers are stacked aboard the Hanjin Oslo freighter in the Port of Los Angeles in 2002.
David McNew/Getty Images

Museums and art galleries: Who's using whom?

May 19, 2016
The relationship between some museums and galleries has changed, and blurred.
"200 One Dollar Bills" by Andy Warhol, valued at $8 million to $12 million, is displayed during a preview of a Sotheby's in 2009 in New York City. 
Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images

Theranos voids two years of botched blood-test results

May 19, 2016
The Wall Street Journal reports tens of thousands of corrections were issued.
NBC's Maria Shriver, left, interviews Theranos Founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in San Francisco in 2015.
Mike Windle/Getty Images

"60 Minutes" mainstay Morley Safer dead at 84

May 19, 2016
He talked to just about everyone about just about everything.
CBS correspondent Morley Safer in 2008.

Joe Corrigan/Getty Images

“Grey’s” long life, the fraught relationship between galleries and museums, and what it’s like to live in a Chinese “Cancer Village.”

Music from the episode

Blurred Lines Robin Thicke, T.I., Pharrell Williams
Hella Good No Doubt
Homecoming Kanye West, Chris Martin
Heavenly Divine Jedi Mind Tricks
Jeeper Creeper Sinkane
Jeeper Creeper Sinkane