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Speed through top news in a flash. Get the most important stories you need to know from The Wall Street Journal in only 60 seconds.

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Midday Brief for Thursday, December 5th

12/5/2019
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructs the Judiciary Committee to draw up articles of impeachment. Aramco's expected IPO price values the company at $1.7 trillion. ICE has quadrupled its workplace immigration investigations this fiscal year, compared to 2016. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:54

Morning Brief for Thursday, December 5th

12/5/2019
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WSJ: Trump may double the number of troops in the Middle East to counter Iran. Speaker Pelosi is pushing to strip out the legal shield for Internet companies in the new U.S. trade pact with Canada and Mexico. Hedge-fund billionaire Steven Cohen reportedly close to a deal to buy majority stake in the New York Mets. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:31

Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, December 4th

12/4/2019
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Stocks rebounded from Tuesday's selloff on reports that U.S. trade negotiators expect a 'phase one' trade deal with China to be finalized before Dec. 15. Shares of Expedia jumped 6% after the company CEO and CFO resigned after a clash with the company chairman. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:28

Midday News Brief for Wednesday, December 4th

12/4/2019
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President Trump plans to leave the NATO summit after a hot mic video caught world leaders speaking about him without him present. In Washington, the Judiciary Committee hears from law professors to help determine whether allegations against President Trump constitute grounds for impeachment. Expedia Group's CEO and CFO have resigned after clashing with the company board. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Morning Brief for Wednesday, December 4th

12/4/2019
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The impeachment inquiry enters a new phase. Google's co-founders relinquishment management roles at Alphabet. And President Trump is set to meet with German leader Angela Merkel in London. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:05

Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd

12/3/2019
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Stocks sold off following President Trump's suggestion that the trade war with China could extend beyond the 2020 election. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:33

Midday Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd

12/3/2019
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President Trump says he has "no deadline" to end the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Sprint overcounted its number of subsidized customers for years. The next G-7 summit will be held at Camp David. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:54

Morning Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd

12/3/2019
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The U.S. threatens tariffs on more than $2 billion of French imports. House Republicans release a report defending President Trump in the impeachment inquiry. And California investigators find systemic problems with PG&E's transmission-line maintenance. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:15

Closing Bell Brief for Monday, December 2nd

12/2/2019
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The big three U.S. indexes fell 1% apiece. The Institute for Supply Management's Manufacturing Index was weaker than economists expected in November. U.S. steel stocks traded higher after President Trump said he will restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:14

Midday Brief for Monday, December 2nd

12/2/2019
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President Trump says the U.S. will restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina. The White House declines to participate in a House Judiciary hearing on impeachment. And delivery companies are confident they can manage more than two billion packages this holiday season - with six fewer days to deliver them. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:05

Morning Brief for Monday, December 2nd

12/2/2019
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Saudi Arabia pushes for an extension of oil-production cuts. Huawei is managing to make phones without American chips. And the impeachment inquiry resumes this week. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:01

Closing Bell Brief for Friday, November 29th

11/29/2019
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Stocks finished lower in a shortened Black Friday session on Wall Street. Shares of Walmart and Target moved higher, while Kohl's and The Gap each fell roughly 2%. High U.S. supplies and mild winter weather helped push oil and natural prices lower. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:14

Midday News Brief for Friday, November 29th

11/29/2019
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Police in London have shot and killed a man who stabbed several people in a Friday morning terror attack. Iraq's prime minister is expected to reign following a deadly day of anti-government protests. U.S. stocks fall at the start of Black Friday. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Morning Brief for Friday, November 29th

11/29/2019
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President Trump makes a surprise visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Chinese telecom giant Huawei opens a new front in its battle with Washington. And shoppers are set to turn out in force on Black Friday as severe weather is forecast to snarl holiday travel. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:26

Morning Brief for Thursday, November 28th.

11/28/2019
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President Trump signs into law a bill backing Hong Kong's protesters, triggering an angry response from Beijing. PG&E loses a challenge to a California law holding it liable for property damage from wildfires. And Iraqi antigovernment protesters set fire to the Iranian consulate in the city of Najaf. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:23

Midday News Brief for Wednesday, November 27th

11/27/2019
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U.S. Q3 gross domestic product outpaced economists' expectations. A rainstorm helping Santa Barbara, Calif. firefighters battle a raging blaze is stirring fears of mudslides. The Vatican has been kicked out of a financial watchdog group because of its sloppy handling of sensitive information. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:05

Morning Brief for Wednesday, November 27th

11/27/2019
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A House committee filed suit against two Trump cabinet officials over efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. Transcripts show a white House budget office official raised concerns over the legality of a hold on aid to Ukraine. Another wildfire is raging in Southern California. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:00

Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, November 26th

11/26/2019
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Stocks finished higher, with Best Buy among the S&P's leaders. The chain joined Home Depot, TJX and Ulta Beauty in issuing positive holiday-season outlooks. Shares of discount chain Dollar Chain fell 14% on fears over the potential effects of tariffs on products imported from China. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:21

Midday Brief for Tuesday, November 26th

11/26/2019
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China strikes an optimistic note on trade talks with the U.S. Consumer confidence falls for a fourth straight month. And some of Softbank's biggest investors are criticizing its bad investments. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:44

Morning Brief for Tuesday, November 26th

11/26/2019
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The Supreme Court suspends a House subpoena seeking President Trump's financial records. A federal judge rules that close presidential advisers are not immune from being forced to testify in Congressional inquiries. And a woman convicted of unlawfully entering President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in March has been sentenced to eight months in prison. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:49