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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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Closing Bell Brief for Friday, October 18th

10/18/2019
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Stocks fell on weak Chinese GDP growth data. Boeing shares declined 7% after text messages were disclosed suggesting the company misled regulators over the safety of its 737 MAX jet. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:37

Midday News Brief for Friday, October 18th

10/18/2019
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Drones strikes and artillery shelling erupt between Turkish and Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria. A former State Department official says he informed then-Vice President Joe Biden's office of concerns over Biden's son Hunter serving on the board of a Ukrainian natural gas company. Oracle co-CEO Joe Hurd has died. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:54

Morning Brief for Friday, October 18th

10/18/2019
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Energy Secretary Perry resigns, one day after he said President Trump told him to reach out to Rudy Giuliani about Ukraine. The Wall Street Journal says AT&T is in talks with an activist investor about possible change at the company. The strike at GM will continue until workers have approved a new labor deal. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:59

Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, October 17th

10/17/2019
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Stocks move higher on positive earnings reports and news of a possible Brexit deal. Shares of GM fall about 1.5% as UAW employees will see higher wage gains under a tentative labor deal with the union. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:22

Midday News Brief for Thursday, October 17th

10/17/2019
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Lawmakers are remembering Rep. Elijah Cummings, who passed away early Thursday morning at age 68. Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, criticized President Trump over his efforts to enlist Ukraine in investigating a political rival. Morgan Stanley reports Q3 profit rose 3% over last year. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:56

Morning Brief for Thursday, October 17th

10/17/2019
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Fallout over President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria continues to play out in Washington. Leaders from the United Auto Workers Union meet in Detroit. And Endeavor Group formally scraps plans for its IPO. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:44

Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, October 16th

10/16/2019
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Stocks slip on falling retail sales. Netflix's earnings top estimates while subscriber growth misses the mark again. A tentative labor deal at GM; the agreement still needs worker ratification. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, October 16th

10/16/2019
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Stocks edge lower on falling retail sales. Netflix's earnings top estimates, while global subscriber growth is also better than expected. Johnson & Johnson reportedly to pay four billion dollars to settle charges its painkillers contributed to the opioid epidemic. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:50

Midday News Brief for Wednesday, October 16th

10/16/2019
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General Motors reaches a tentative labor deal with the United Auto Workers. Turkey rejects a U.S. call for an immediate ceasefire in northern Syria. Public school classes in Chicago are canceled in advance of an expected teachers' strike. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:05

Morning Brief for Wednesday, October 16th

10/16/2019
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Three major drug distributors are in talks to settle opioid litigation for $18 billion. Vice President Mike Pence and Rudy Giuliani refuse to turn over documents requested by Congress. And Democrats sparred in the fourth debate on Tuesday. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:50

Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, October 15th

10/15/2019
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U.S. markets rise sharply, lifted by strong earnings from banks and healthcare companies. The Wall Street Journal says three big drug distributers are in talks to pay 18 billion dollars over charges they helped fuel the opioid crisis. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:44

Midday News Brief for Tuesday, October 15th

10/15/2019
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Goldman Sachs' 3rd quarter profit fell 26% due ti losses in several investments in companies including Uber. Russian forces have taken up position in Northern Syria. General Motors CEO Mary Barra met with United Auto Workers reps Tuesday morning as the two sides move closer to resolving a 30-day strike. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Morning Brief for Tuesday, October 15th

10/15/2019
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The U.S. takes punitive action against Turkey. Fiona Hill, the president's former top Russia advisor, testifies for nine hours. And California's governor is calling on PG&E to issue refunds, after last week's planned blackout. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:46

Closing Bell Brief for Monday, October 14th

10/14/2019
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Stocks finish lower in quiet Columbus Day trading. Hewlett Packard Enterprises shares up 2% on an upgrade by analysts at Evercore. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:16

Midday Brief for Monday, October 14th

10/14/2019
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SoftBank wants to take control of WeWork. President Trump's former top Russia adviser testifies before House committees. San Francisco's business district emerges as a battleground for tech. Tanya Bustos reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:17

Morning Brief for Monday, October 14th

10/14/2019
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Big banks begin third-quarter earnings season. Democrats gear up for the latest debate. And Hunter Biden says he's stepping down from the board of a Chinese private equity company. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:41

Closing Bell Brief for Friday, October 11th

10/11/2019
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Big gains for stocks, as President Trump announces phase one of a trade agreement between the U.S. and China. The White House will hold off on tariffs scheduled for next week and China will buy more farm products from the U.S. More trouble for Libra: Visa, Mastercard and others drop out of Facebook's planned cryptocurrency payment network. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:45

Midday Brief for Friday, October 11th

10/11/2019
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U.S. stocks jump Friday, thanks to progress between the U.S. and China on trade negotiations. General Motors' latest contract proposal. Uber's deal to buy a majority stake in grocery-delivery company Cornershop. Tanya Bustos reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:57

Morning Brief for Friday, October 11th

10/11/2019
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President Trump to enter U.S.-China trade talks Friday. Cable networks won't air a Trump campaign ad attacking Joe Biden. General Motors' CEO talks with the UAW's president in a bid to end a strike at the automaker. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, October 10th

10/10/2019
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Stocks rise on hopes the U.S. and China can reach a trade agreement. PG&E's stock tumbles on a judge's bankruptcy ruling that could nearly wipe out shareholders. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:40