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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

Could Mueller's Testimony Renew Calls for Impeachment?

7/22/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 22nd: Some Democrats are hoping Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress this week will boost the case for impeachment. The Wall Street Journal's Natalie Andrews has more on what to expect. Plus, our Numbers Columnist Jo Craven McGinty has more details on which presidential hopeful is getting the most media mentions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:46

The U.K. Prepares for a New Prime Minister

7/22/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 22nd: Boris Johnson appears poised to become Britain's new Prime Minister. The Wall Street Journal's Jason Douglas has more on what could be ahead. Plus, Heather Somerville has more on why investment in startups is likely to keep rising. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:52

The Squad, Inside and Outside of Congress

7/19/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 19th: Congress' squad - a group of four freshman progressives - has been in the public spotlight this week. But in Congress, the group has often been at odds with fellow Democrats. The Wall Street Journal's Natalie Andrews explains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:18

WeWork Co-Founder Cashes Out Over $700 Million Ahead of IPO

7/19/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 19th: Adam Neumann, co-founder of WeWork, has cashed out more than $700 million from the company ahead of its initial public offering through a mix of stock sales and debt. The Wall Street Journal's Eliot Brown has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:48

Iran Seizes Tanker in Persian Gulf

7/18/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 18: Iran has seized a foreign tanker in the Persian Gulf, accusing it of smuggling fuel. Hours later, President Trump said a U.S. Navy ship shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz. The Wall Street Journal's Benoit Faucon has the details. Plus, Laurence Norman has more on the latest EU antitrust fine against U.S. chip maker Qualcomm. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:22

House Blocks Impeachment Effort, Holds Ross and Barr in Contempt

7/18/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 18th: The House of Representatives voted to block an effort to impeach President Trump. Members also voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt. The Wall Street Journal's Natalie Andrews has more on a busy day in Washington. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:43

Amazon Faces Antitrust Investigation in EU

7/17/2019
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P.M. Edition for June 17: Amazon is facing an investigation in Europe, over its dealings with third-party sellers. The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner has more on what they're looking into. Plus, Middle Seat Columnist Scott McCartney has an update on industry efforts to improve airline WiFi. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:22

Google's Political Ad Database Rife With Mistakes

7/17/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 17th: Google's political ads database, established in the wake of Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election, is fraught with errors and delays, according to candidates' digital staffers and political consultants. The Wall Street Journal's Emily Glazer has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:33

Justice Department Won't Bring Civil Rights Charges in Garner Case

7/16/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 16: The U.S. Justice Department won't bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer accused of killing an unarmed black man. The Wall Street Journal's Corinne Ramey and Sadie Gurman explain the case. Plus, lawmakers grill Facebook on plans to launch its own cryptocurrency. Paul Vigna has more details. And Liz Hoffman catches us up on bank earnings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:55

In Blow to U.S. the Philippines Chooses Chinese Technology

7/16/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 16th: The U.S.-China technology war is raging around the world, but the Philippines is no longer torn. It is binding its telecommunications future to China's. The Wall Street Journal's Niharika Mandhana has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:31

Trump Administration Aims to Tighten Asylum Rules

7/15/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 15: President Trump looks to tighten asylum rules at the border, by requiring migrants who passed through another country first to apply there, rather than at the U.S. border. The Wall Street Journal's Daniel Nasaw explains. Plus, WSJ's Andy Pasztor has more details on what's behind delays in getting Boeing's 737 MAX back off the ground. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:42

The Fractured Family Behind OxyContin

7/15/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 15th: The Sackler family, owners of Purdue Pharma, are at a crossroads as they face nearly 2,000 lawsuits related to their role in the opioid crisis. The Wall Street Journal's Jared Hopkins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:44

Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns

7/12/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 12: Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is stepping down, following criticism of his handling of a case involving Jeffrey Epstein more than a decade ago. The Wall Street Journal's Rebecca Ballhaus has more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:08

President Trump Drops Citizenship Question

7/12/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 12th: President Trump has ended efforts to put a citizenship question on the 2020 census in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that effectively blocked the move. The Wall Street Journal's Brent Kendall has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:05

Amazon Invests in Retraining Its Workers

7/11/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 11th: Amazon is spending $700 million to retrain one-third of its workforce - some 100,000 employees - in the next few years. The Wall Street Journal's Chip Cutter explains the company's initiative. Plus, the Dow crosses 27,000 for the first time, lifted by a rally in the health care sector. WSJ's Mike Wursthorn has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:00

Iranian Ships Attempt to Intercept a BP Oil Tanker, Escalating Tension

7/11/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 11th: Three Iranian vessels tried to block a BP oil tanker but were turned away after a U.K. warship trained its guns on the vessels. The Wall Street Journal's Rory Jones has more from Dubai. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:36

Powell Signals Possible Rate Cut; U.K. Ambassador to U.S. Resigns

7/10/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 10: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the economic outlook hasn't improved, signaling the Central Bank could cut rates at its next meeting. The Wall Street Journal's Kate Davidson has more details. Plus, Kim Darroch, Britain's Ambassador to the U.S, has resigned. The WSJ's Max Colchester explains what led up to his decision this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:57

American Airlines Is Having a Terrible Summer

7/10/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 10th: A combination of poor summer weather and ongoing mechanic issues has led to a difficult summer for American Airlines. The Wall Street Journal's Middle Seat columnist Scott McCartney has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:08

Federal Appeals Court Rules Trump Can't Block Users on Twitter

7/9/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 9th: A federal appeals court in New York has ruled that President Trump can't block users on Twitter, because doing so is a violation of the free speech protections of the First Amendment. The Wall Street Journal's Corinne Ramey explains the ruling. Executive Washington Editor Jerry Seib has more on the political influence of Ross Perot, who died on Tuesday. And Reporter Jim Carlton explains why Friday's earthquake in California has Los Angeles residents questioning an...

Duration:00:12:11

Fed Chair Jerome Powell Faces Congress

7/9/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 9th: Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell testifies before the House and Senate banking committees later this week, giving him the opportunity to reset or ratify expectations for a rate cute. The Wall Street Journal's Nick Timiraos has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:15