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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

Battle Between White House, Congress Intensifies

5/22/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 22nd: President Trump ended an infrastructure meeting with Democrats, after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused him of a cover-up. Meanwhile, the U.S. Justice Department agrees to hand documents related to the Mueller report over to a House panel. The Wall Street Journal's Sadie Gurman explains. Plus, WSJ's Asa Fitch has more on an anti-trust ruling against Qualcomm. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:16

How Do You Trade a Trade Battle?

5/22/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 22nd: How do you trade a trade battle? A previously abstract question is becoming more pressing for investors as U.S.-China trade relations fray. The Wall Street Journal's Michael Wursthorn has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:40

J.C. Penney, Kohl's Report Decline in Sales

5/21/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 21st: Retailers J.C. Penney and Kohl's report a decline in sales. The Wall Street Journal's Suzanne Kapner has more on the mixed retail earnings picture. Plus, WSJ's Natalie Andrews on why Democrats are under new pressure to begin impeachment proceedings. And, WSJ's Julie Jargon has more on summer camps for the next YouTube star. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:45

U.S. Grants Huawei a Reprieve

5/21/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 21st: A day after Google said it would suspend some Android services to Huawei, the U.S. said it will grant a handful of temporary extensions to the blacklist. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Strumpf explains why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:44

FCC Chair OKs Sprint-T-Mobile Merger

5/20/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 20th: Sprint and T-Mobile get a stamp of approval from the FCC's Chair. The Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald has more details. Plus, the CEO of Planned Parenthood criticizes the president's anti-abortion statements. And Ford announces more job cuts, including 800 layoffs in North America. The WSJ's Mike Colias has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:16

Huawei's Woes Mount After Google Suspends Services

5/20/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 20th: Google is halting some Android services on smartphones made by Huawei, a sign that Washington's decision to deny the Chinese tech giant access to U.S. technology will bite into its booming consumer-device business. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Strumpf has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:31

Attorney General Barr Investigates Origins of Russia Probe

5/17/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 17th: Attorney General William Barr says his investigation into the origins of the Russia probe could prompt rule changes for investigations of political campaigns. The Wall Street Journal's Aruna Viswanatha has more details. Plus, a roundup of tariff updates, as the U.S. announces a deal with Canada and Mexico - and decides to delay a decision on automobile tariffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:05

US Farmers Face Deepest Downturn Since the 1980s

5/17/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 17th: U.S. farmers are worried that the deepest downturn since the 1980s could be prolonged as trade negotiations with China stall. Even an aid package currently being discussed might not be enough. The Wall Street Journal's Josh Zumbrun has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:45

Walmart Posts Another Strong Quarter of Sales Growth

5/16/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 16th: The nation's largest retailer reported strong sales growth, with more online grocery sales. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer has more details. Plus, WSJ's Doug Belkin explains the College Board's new adversity score for the SAT. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:39

Trump Takes Aim at Huawei and ZTE with Ban

5/16/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 16th: President Trump signed an executive order that gives the US the ability to ban telecommunications gear from "foreign adversaries". The Wall Street Journal's John McKinnon explains why the administration announced the ban now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:38

U.S. Orders Embassy Staff Out of Iraq, As Tensions Rise with Iran

5/15/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 15th: The U.S. has ordered all non-emergency diplomatic staff to leave Iraq, amid rising tensions with Iran and heightened threats in the Middle East. The Wall Street Journal's Sune Rasmussen has more details from Beirut. Plus, WSJ's Costas Paris explains how the trade battle between the U.S. and China could complicate matters for the shipping industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:25

Why Did the US Birthrate Hit a 32-Year Low?

5/15/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 15th: The number of babies born in the U.S. last year fell to a 32-year low, deepening a fertility slump that is reshaping America's future workforce. The Wall Street Journal's Janet Adamy tells the story behind the numbers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:05

Trump Signals Deal With China 'When the Time is Right'

5/14/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 14th: As the trade battle between the U.S. and China continues, President Trump says he'll strike a deal "when the time is right." The Wall Street Journal's Vivian Salama has the latest on trade tensions. Plus, Walt Disney and Comcast strike a deal over Hulu. And some highlights from the Journal's CEO Council in London this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:26

A Third Verdict Finds Roundup Caused Cancer

5/14/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 14th: A California jury ordered Bayer's Monsanto to pay $2.055b in damages to a couple after finding the weed-killer Roundup responsible for causing their cancer. The Wall Street Journal's Sara Randazzo has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:45

Tariffs Hit Retail Sector; Trade Uncertainty Roils Markets

5/13/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 13th: As retailers prepare to report earnings this week, questions swirl over the impact of tariffs. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Wursthorn has more details. Plus, the U.S.-China trade dispute sends U.S. stocks sliding. And WSJ's Tripp Mickle has more on a U.S. Supreme Court allowing a case challenging Apple's control over the marketplace for apps to move forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:39

Cyberattacks in Medical Devices Increase

5/13/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 13th: Hospitals are pushing medical-device makers to improve cyber defenses of their internet-connected infusion pumps, biopsy imaging tables and other health-care products as reports of attacks rise. The Wall Street Journal's Melanie Evans has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:00

Minimum Wage Fight Divides Democrats

5/10/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 10th: Regional differences across the U.S. are impacting Democrats' fight for minimum wage. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath has more on the dividing lines. Plus, WSJ's Josh Zumbrun has more on the failure of the U.S. and China to reach a trade deal on Friday. And Uber has a disappointing debut on the New York Stock Exchange. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:19

Why France Wants to Audit Facebook

5/10/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 10th: The French government plans to give regulators sweeping powers to audit and fine social-media companies for content on their sites. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more from Paris. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:26

Occidental Wins Bid for Anadarko, After Chevron Drops Out

5/9/2019
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P.M. Edition for May 9th: The battle over Anadarko goes to Occidental. The Wall Street Journal's Bradley Olson explains why Chevron dropped out. Plus, the clock is ticking on trade negotiations between the U.S. and China. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:22

Who Wins Big in Uber's IPO?

5/9/2019
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A.M. Edition for May 9th: Uber is expected to price its shares today ahead of its market debut on Friday. The consensus is for a price that values the company at between $80 and $90 billion. So who are the big winners? The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:53