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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

Surge in Boomer Retirees Strains Retirement Programs

6/22/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 22: Census figures forecast a rapid rise in retiring baby boomers. The Wall Street Journal's Janet Adamy says that will put more pressure on retirement programs like Social Security. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:35

Insurers to Expand Presence in Affordable Care Act

6/21/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 21: After years of retreat, insurers are expanding their footprint in states' Affordable Care Act marketplaces. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Mathews says it's because many insurers have made a profit on their ACA business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:00

Business Schools Struggle to Find Leaders

6/21/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 21: Some of the nation's top business schools are having a tough time finding leaders to run them. The Wall Street Journal's Kelsey Gee has more on why good leaders are so hard to find. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:31

New Round of Tariffs Will Likely Impact U.S. Consumers

6/20/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 20: The White House wants to slap tariffs on an additional 200 billion dollars of Chinese imports. The Wall Street Journal's Josh Zumbrun says the tariffs, if enacted, would likely hit U.S. consumers directly. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:30

Florida Could Be Home to the Nation's Largest Mall

6/20/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 20: As malls across the country are struggling, Florida is considering a giant new one. The Wall Street Journal's Esther Fung has more on American Dream Miami - and what it could mean for the face of malls nationwide. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:28

Escalating Trade Tensions Roil Global Markets

6/19/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 19: Fears of a trade war are being felt more strongly in global markets, with Chinese stocks sliding to their largest decline since the U.S. and China began trading tariff threats. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:27

Assessing Whether the New Tax Law is Working

6/19/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 19: Are the nation's tax cuts working? It may be a while before we know the full impact of the tax overhaul. But The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf says there are some key measures we can watch in the meantime. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:47

U.S. Automakers Cut Back on Gas-Guzzling Engines

6/18/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 18: The nation's largest automakers are now using smaller engines in their biggest vehicles, in an effort to cut down on gas-guzzling. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Colias has more details on what's behind the industry's shift. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:06

Housing Data is in the Spotlight This Week

6/18/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 18: On an otherwise light week for economic data, three reports will give us a pretty good sense of the health of the housing market. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath has more on this week's economic calendar. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:06

Trade Tensions Rattle Markets

6/16/2018
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The Wall Street Journal's Akane Otani says investors are worried that the U.S.-China trade fight could put the brakes on economic growth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:26

Apple to Stick with Cheaper Screens for New iPhones

6/15/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 15: In a surprise, Apple reportedly expects most of its new iPhone lineup this fall will feature the older LCD screens. It marks a slower transition to the newer OLED display. Tripp Mickle points to slower demand for the pricey iPhone X. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:06

Chinese Investors Bet Big on Western Biotech

6/15/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 15: Research funding can be hard to come by. But some biotech firms in the U.S. and Europe are getting a big helping hand from Chinese investors, who are supplying record amounts of cash. The Wall Street Journal's Jonathan D. Rockoff has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:09

Americans Go On a Spending Spree

6/14/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 14: Americans spent freely in May. The government says retail sales rose eight tenths percent last month, the biggest jump since November. Josh Mitchell says a strong economy is prodding consumers to spend. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:13

Fed's Challenge: Sustaining Economic Growth

6/14/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 14: As expected, the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates by a quarter-percentage point, and pencilling in a total of four rate hikes this year. But there are still challenges ahead. The Wall Street Journal's Greg Ip has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:15

Five Takeaways from AT&T's Court Victory

6/13/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 13: A judge has cleared the way for AT&T to buy Time Warner, saying the Justice Department's antitrust suit had no merit. What does this mean for other planned mergers? Brent Kendall has five takeaways from the judge's ruling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:45

Facebook Makes Changes to Weed Out Bad Sellers

6/13/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 13: Facebook is introducing a new feature that allows users to leave reviews of sellers on its platform - a move that could lead Facebook to ban bad sellers. The Wall Street Journal's Khadeeja Safdar explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:02

Global Markets Stay Calm, Despite Trump-Kim Summit

6/12/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 12: The much-anticipated summit between the U.S. and North Korea did little to roil global markets on Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal's Riva Gold explains that investors remain cautious about the agreement to denuclearize the Korean peninsula. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:15

What's the Fed's Long-Term Strategy?

6/12/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 12: The Federal Reserve is expected to raise short-term interest rates for the second time this year, at the end of its policy meeting this week. But The Wall Street Journal's Nick Timiraos says what's less clear is the Fed's path for the rest of 2018. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:24

U.S., Canada Spar Over Trade

6/11/2018
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P.M. Edition for June 11: A rift between the U.S. and Canada could weigh heavily on upcoming international negotiations. The Wall Street Journal's Vivian Salama has more on what happened at the G-7 summit, and how it could impact the talks ahead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:57

Fed Meeting, Retail Sales on Tap

6/11/2018
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A.M. Edition for June 11: The Fed's two-day policy meeting is this week. Ben Leubsdorf says we should watch for what the Fed might say about interest rate hikes for the rest of the year. We'll also get a report on May retail sales. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:00