Takeouts: Bank Profits Up, Athletes with Haitian Family, Listeners

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

  • MONEY TAKEOUT:  A handful of Wall Street banks announce their earnings this week, and profits are expected to be sharply up. New York Times finance reporter Louise Story takes a look at compensation and calls for additional taxes on executive pay.
  • SPORTS TAKEOUT: Takeaway Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin looks at how sports players with family in Haiti are reacting to the disaster.
  • RESPONSES TAKEOUT: We hear what our listeners are saying about the Haiti earthquake - on everything from sending money to help out to how to talk to kids about it. 

Produced by:

Clancy Nolan

Contributors:

Ibrahim Abdul-Matin and Louise Story

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