Extremist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is attacking the strategic city of Baqouba, less than 40 miles from Baghdad. The U.S. is sending military personnel to its embassy in the capital.
First up, Juli Niemann, analyist at Smith, Moore and Company, stops by to talk inflation. Plus, more on Apple's settlement in its suit over e-books. Last up, Russell Padmore of the BBC, talks about the current state of Argentina's economy in light of the U.S. court ruling regarding the country's payments to creditors.
What do you look for in a vacation destination: food, culture, sandy beaches?
Nicholas Wood, founder of the travel company Political Tours, hopes social and economic change are high on your list. Wood, a seasoned foreign correspondent who’s filed for the BBC, New York Times, and Marketplace, aims to give travelers a deeper understanding of the places they see and hear about in the news, such as Ukraine, Israel, or China. He joins Marketplace Morning Report David Brancaccio to discuss.
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