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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

Trump Administration Aims to Tighten Asylum Rules

7/15/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 14th: 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

Iran's Breach of Nuclear Deal Leaves 2015 Pact in Question

7/8/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 8th: The future of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran remains an open question, after Iran openly defied the limits the deal set on its uranium enrichment, for a second time. The Wall Street Journal's Warren Strobel has more details. Plus, India is facing a growing plastics problem. WSJ's Saabira Chaudhuri has more on rules India that hold companies responsible for their litter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:22

Are There Too Many SUVs?

7/8/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 8th: SUVs are sitting bumper-to-bumper on dealer lots as an increase in models saturate the market. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Foldy has more from Detroit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:13

June Jobs Report Shows Economy Added 224,000 Jobs

7/5/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 5th: The June jobs report, which shows the economy added 224,000 jobs, could ease worries of a slowdown. But it also leaves questions over whether the Federal Reserve will move to cut rates later this month. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Chaney explains. Plus, U.S. suburbs are experiencing a resurgence. The WSJ's Valerie Bauerlein has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:17

Debt Collectors Make a Comeback

7/5/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 5th: Debt-collection lawsuits have increased in some state and municipal courts, following a decline during a regulatory tightening after the financial crisis. The Wall Street Journal's Yuka Hayashi has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:06

Report Details Conditions at Border; White House Prepares for July 4th

7/3/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 3rd: The Trump Administration is preparing for a July 4th celebration that includes military displays and a speech from the president at the Lincoln Memorial. The Wall Street Journal's Catherine Lucey has more details. Plus, a report from the Department of Homeland Security details poor conditions at Border Patrol stations. The WSJ's Alicia Caldwell explains. And Mike Wursthorn reports on the Dow's record close on Wednesday. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about...

Duration:00:14:46

Trump Administration Drops Census Citizenship Question

7/3/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 3rd: The Trump administration has dropped plans to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census form. The Wall Street Journal's Jess Bravin has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:49

European Leaders to Nominate Christine Lagarde to Head ECB

7/2/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 2nd: European leaders agree to nominate Christine Lagarde to lead the European Central Bank. The Wall Street Journal's Valentina Pop reports from Brussels. Plus, an examination by The Wall Street Journal found Facebook and YouTube are being inundated with bogus medical claims. The WSJ's Daniela Hernandez explains the steps they're taking to address the issue. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:34

Drugmakers Raise Their Prices

7/2/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 2nd: Drugmakers have initiated a new round of price increases on their products, including hospital-administered drugs that are in short supply. The Wall Street Journal's Jared Hopkins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:20

OPEC Agrees to Extend Oil Production Cuts

7/1/2019
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P.M. Edition for July 1st: OPEC agrees to roll over production cuts for the next nine months. The Wall Street Journal's Oliver Griffin has the details from Vienna, where OPEC is holding a two-day meeting. Plus, Iran breaches the limits set by the 2015 nuclear deal on its enriched uranium stockpiles. Laurence Norman reports from Brussels. And Lucy Craymer has more on protests in Hong Kong. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:45

President Trump Takes 19 Historic Steps Into North Korea

7/1/2019
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A.M. Edition for July 1st: President Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to step across the boundary dividing North and South Korea, leading to a hastily organized meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and a commitment to restart nuclear talks. The Wall Street Journal's Timothy W. Martin explains from Seoul. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:09