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Stay informed of breaking news throughout your day with senior editor John Wordock of The Wall Street Journal. Listen to critical news and engaging interviews, featuring executives, economists and notable WSJ editors discuss business, markets, the 2016 election and more.

Stay informed of breaking news throughout your day with senior editor John Wordock of The Wall Street Journal. Listen to critical news and engaging interviews, featuring executives, economists and notable WSJ editors discuss business, markets, the 2016 election and more.
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Stay informed of breaking news throughout your day with senior editor John Wordock of The Wall Street Journal. Listen to critical news and engaging interviews, featuring executives, economists and notable WSJ editors discuss business, markets, the 2016 election and more.

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Episodes

A Divided OPEC Meets in Vienna

12/5/2019
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A.M. Edition for December 5th: OPEC countries and partners have gathered for a two-day meeting - David Hodari has more from Vienna on what the impact could be on oil prices. Plus, Jean Eaglesham on the accounting errors that companies are fixing...quietly, Huawei sues the FCC, and Paul Davies on a link between stocks and bonds that shows how markets have changed. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:29

Judiciary Committee Takes Up Impeachment Inquiry

12/4/2019
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P.M. Edition for December 4th: The House Judiciary Committee holds its first public hearing in the impeachment inquiry. Siobhan Hughes has the details. Plus, world leaders have left a rocky NATO summit. Vivian Salama explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:01

New Food Stamp Rule Could Render Hundreds of Thousands Ineligible

12/4/2019
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A.M. Edition for December 4th: The Trump administration is set to tighten work requirements for food stamp recipients - that could leave hundreds of thousands of people ineligible for assistance. Jacob Bunge has more. Plus, Newley Purnell on how India is changing the rules on U.S. tech giants, Quentin Webb on more global market turmoil, and a "brew" diet from an NBA star. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:47

Sprint Overcounted Subsidized Subscribers

12/3/2019
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P.M. Edition for December 3rd: A draft report from House Democrats concludes that the President abused his office. U.S. stocks fall on signs that the trade dispute could drag on. And, a WSJ exclusive: Sprint had problems tallying active users of its federally-subsidized Lifeline program. Sarah Krouse has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:06

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

On NATO's 70th Anniversary, Questions About Its Purpose

12/3/2019
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A.M. Edition for December 3rd: Leaders of NATO countries are gathering in London today to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the alliance - James Marson has more on what to expect. Plus, Siobhan Hughes on a report from House Republicans defending President Trump in the impeachment probe, Quentin Webb on global market reaction to fresh trade tensions, and Annie Gasparro gives us something to chew on. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:49

With Fewer Shopping Days This Year, Will Gifts Arrive on Time?

12/2/2019
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P.M. Edition for December 2nd: President Trump wants to raise tariffs on Brazil and Argentina, saying they're manipulating their currencies. But do economists agree? Josh Zumbrun has more details. Plus, there are fewer holiday shopping days this year, putting delivery companies to the test. Paul Ziobro explains the changes they've made to keep up. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:39

Huawei Makes Smartphones Without U.S. Parts

12/2/2019
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A.M. Edition for December 2nd: Huawei's latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has no U.S. chips - Dan Strumpf has more. Plus, Benoit Faucon on OPEC's meeting this week, Georgi Kantchev on a new Russia-China oil pipeline, Cameron McWhirter on a hemp glut, and Steve Russolillo on a surprising consequence of months of protests in Hong Kong - Disneyland has become a 'ghost town'. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:54

Organizing Schools by Grade Level, Not by Geography

11/29/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 29: In a bid to achieve integration, a Mississippi school district is placing children in schools based on their grade level, not by geography. The Wall Street Journal's Tawnell Hobbs says it's a bid to narrow the achievement gap between minority students in poverty areas and more affluent students. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:50

Silicon Valley-Backed Fintech Apps Use Phone Data to Harass Borrowers

11/29/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 29th: Newley Purnell reports on a wave of Silicon Valley-backed fintech startups in India that are using phone data to hassle borrowers. Plus, Sara Randazzo on startling new data from the Department of Education about law school debt, Caitlin Ostroff on oil stocks, and Chad Day on what happened this week in the 2020 Presidential race. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:20

What's Behind Protests in Iran and Iraq?

11/28/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 28th: Sune Engel Rasmussen on what's led to protests in Iraq and Iran. Plus, Steve Russolillo on a nearly $50 million cryptocurrency theft and Suzanne Kapner on fake reviews online. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:00

Beef Producers Fight Back Against Meatless Alternatives

11/27/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 27th: The U.S. economy is entering the final weeks of the year on solid footing. Harriet Torry breaks down the latest data. Plus, meat producers have beef with their plant-based rivals, as they find themselves fighting for space on store shelves, in restaurants, and on labeling. Heather Haddon has more. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:20

Has the FDA Fallen Down on Studying E-Cigarettes?

11/27/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 27th: Does vaping help reduce deaths from smoking traditional cigarettes? Thomas Burton explains why we don't yet know the answer. Plus, want to invest in crypto? Mike Bird says consider traditional stocks. And our Family and Tech columnist Julie Jargon on a new term: grandsharenting. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:08

What Happens if SAT Scores Consider Adversity? The WSJ Took a Look

11/26/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 26th: The Wall Street Journal obtained the College Board's school adversity scores - and weighted them with each school's median SAT score. Doug Belkin has more on the findings. Plus, some Republican candidates are going back to school - to learn how to appeal to suburban voters. Lindsay Wise explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:32

Silicon Valley Adjusts to New Reality as $100 Billion Evaporates

11/26/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 26th: Companies from WeWork to Uber have collectively lost about $100 billion in value this year, prompting soul-searching in Silicon Valley. Heather Somerville has more. Plus, Quentin Webb on the strong open for Alibaba's secondary listing in Hong Kong and Sara Germano on a historic theft of Baroque jewels in Germany. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:26

A Look at the Legal Machinery Behind Mass Tort Lawsuits

11/25/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 25th: Behind massive litigation - like the lawsuits against Bayer - is a legal machine that includes lawyers, marketing firms to find potential patients, and doctors who review medical records. Sara Randazzo explain how it all works. Plus, Uber loses its license to operate in London. Parmy Olson explains what it means for the ride-hailing app. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:57

Hong Kong Election Results Show Support for Pro-Democracy Movement

11/25/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 25th: A record number of voters turned out for local elections in Hong Kong over the weekend. The result? A strong show of support for pro-Democracy backers. Natasha Khan has more. Plus, Steve Russolillo explains why bitcoin is falling and Chip Cutter reveals the best-managed company of 2019. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:23

Indian Health Service Hired Doctors With Troubled Pasts

11/22/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 22nd: A Wall Street Journal investigation found the Indian Health Service hired dozens of doctors who should have been flagged for their history of medical mistakes and regulatory sanctions. Christopher Weaver has more on the investigation. Plus, two Omaha families take Thanksgiving decorations to the next level. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:26

Tesla Unveils Its First Electric Pickup Truck at Blooper-Filled Event

11/22/2019
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A.M. Edition for November 22nd: Elon Musk introduces Tesla's first electric "Cybertruck" - Robert Wall explains where it fits in the car company's future. Plus, Paul Davies on Bridgewater's billion-dollar bet against the market, John McCormick on the latest in the Election 2020 campaign, and Jo McGinty says buyer beware of online shopping deals. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:32

Is the Impeachment Inquiry Drawing to a Close?

11/21/2019
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P.M. Edition for November 21st: Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser, and David Holmes, a current U.S. diplomat, offer different views of U.S. policy in Ukraine. Siobhan Hughes has more on what could be the final witnesses to testify publicly in the impeachment inquiry. Plus - a deeper dive into the life of one of Rudy Giuliani's associates, Igor Fruman. Georgi Kantchev reports. And, the drama over who gets to be the first person counted in the U.S. Census. Janet Adamy has more. Annmarie...

Duration:00:14:33