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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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A 'Grass-Roots' Campaign to Take Down Amazon, Funded By Its Rivals

9/20/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 20th: Eighteen months ago, a non-profit group called Free and Fair Markets Initiative launched a national campaign criticizing Amazon's business practices. They said they had grass-roots supporters. But what the group didn't say was that it was being funded by some of Amazon's biggest corporate rivals. And the grassroots claimed? That wasn't what it appeared to be either. The Wall Street Journal's James Grimaldi explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about...

Duration:00:12:38

Why China Is Using A.I. in Its Classrooms

9/20/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 20th: A growing number of classrooms in China are equipped with artificial-intelligence cameras and brain-wave trackers. While many parents and teachers see them as tools to improve grades, they've become some children's worst nightmare. The Wall Street Journal's Crystal Tai has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:15

Vaping-Related Illnesses Rise, As Health Officials Search for Answers

9/19/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 19th: The number of confirmed or probable cases of vaping-related illnesses has risen to 530 across 38 states - but health officials are still investigating the cause. Brianna Abbott explains what we know so far. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:52

Saudi Arabia Looks to Import Oil After Attacks

9/19/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 19th: After attacks on the country's largest oil facilities, Saudi Arabia is reaching out to foreign producers for crude and other petroleum products, upending its usual trade flows to plug gaps in its own supply. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah McFarlane has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:27

Fed Cuts Short-Term Interest Rates

9/18/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 18th: The Fed cuts short-term interest rates, for the second time this year. Kate Davidson has more on the decision, as well as Fed Chair Jerome Powell's comments on volatility in the repo market this week. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:52

Israel's Election is Too Close to Call

9/18/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 18th: Neither Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nor his main rival Benny Gantz commanded a majority after Israelis voted Tuesday, exit polls suggested, possibly opening a period of uncertainty over Israel's next government. The Wall Street Journal's Felicia Schwartz has more from Jerusalem. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:05

Big Swings in Oil Prices, After Attacks in Saudi Arabia

9/17/2019
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P.M. edition for September 17th: Swings in oil prices are among the ripple effects of the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil industry over the weekend. Markets Reporter Amrith Ramkumar has more details on investor reaction. Plus, The New York Fed takes a rare step into the repo market. What's that mean? Reporter Daniel Kruger has the details. Plus, Executive Washington Editor Gerry Seib remember longtime political journalist Cokie Roberts, who died Tuesday at the age of 75. Annmarie Fertoli...

Duration:00:14:22

WeWork Delays IPO After Investor Questions

9/17/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 17th: WeWork's parent postpones its initial public offering after investors questioned how much the company is worth and raised concerns about its corporate governance. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has more. Correction: One of the sites hit in Saturday's attacks in Saudi Arabia is the Abqaiq processing facility. Our podcast yesterday incorrectly referred to it as the Abqaiq refinery. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:36

Attacks in Saudi Arabia Raise Concerns About Vulnerability

9/16/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 16th: Oil prices see their largest one-day climb in more than a decade. And the weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil industry raise concerns about the vulnerability of oil supplies. Jared Malsin has more details. Plus, Mike Colias has more on a nationwide strike of General Motors employees. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:55

Oil Prices Spike After Attacks in Saudi Arabia

9/16/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 16th: Crude prices surged following an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure, which shut down more than half of Saudi's oil production. The Wall Street Journal's Dion Nissenbaum has more from Beirut. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:53

Congress Probes Big Tech; DOJ Investigates Olympic Groups

9/13/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 13th: Congress expands its probe into big tech companies, demanding emails and other records. Reporters Ryan Tracy and Deepa Seetharaman have more on the increased scrutiny from Washington. Plus, Rebecca O'Brien explains the U.S. Justice's Departments investigation into sexual abuse within U.S. Olympic organizations. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:48

Democratic Debate: The Four Candidates Who Stood Out

9/13/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 13th: A few of the Democratic presidential candidates had big moments during the third debate. The Wall Street Journal's Gerald F. Seib looks at four who stood out. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:56

ECB Cuts Key Interest Rate; Big Banks Show Interest in Aramco

9/12/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 12th: The European Central Bank cuts its key interest rate, and launches its largest stimulus package in more than three years. Reporter Paul Hannon has the details. Plus, big U.S. investment banks are showing interest in Saudi oil giant Aramco. Maureen Farrell explains. Plus, Tarini Parti has a look ahead to Thursday night's debates. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:27

Purdue Pharma's Board Meets as Deal Over Opioid Crisis Solidifies

9/12/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 12th: Purdue Pharma has secured support from 23 states and thousands of local governments for a multibillion-dollar deal that could enable the drugmaker to resolve much of the opioid litigation it faces through a planned bankruptcy restructuring. The Wall Street Journal's Jared Hopkins has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:18

Trump Plans to Ban Non-Tobacco-Flavored Vaping Products

9/11/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 11: The Trump administration plans to ban all non-tobacco-flavored vaping products, as concerns about health hazards grow. More from the Wall Street Journal's Brianna Abbott. Plus, WSJ's Ira Iosebashvili explains the rout in foreign currencies, as investors flock to the dollar. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:33

U.S. Officials Say Russian Aides Orchestrated Murder in Germany

9/11/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 11th: Russia was behind the murder last month of a former Chechen rebel in Germany, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, rekindling concerns that Moscow is ramping up an assassination campaign against the country's perceived enemies abroad. From Berlin, Bojan Pancevski has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:14

Trump Fires Bolton; Apple Unveils New iPhones

9/10/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 10: President Trump fired National Security Advisor John Bolton Tuesday after numerous disagreements. We get more from Wall Street Journal reporter Mike Bender. And WSJ's Joanna Stern tells us all about Apple's new offerings, including a streaming TV service and new iPhones. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:50

The Law That Could Upend the Gig Economy

9/10/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 10th: California Democrats are poised to pass landmark employment legislation over the objections of two of the companies that would be most affected: Silicon Valley ride-sharing giants Uber and Lyft. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Forman has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:47

Nissan CEO Stepping Down; Activist Investor Calls for Changes at AT&T

9/9/2019
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P.M. Edition for September 9th: Nissan's CEO, Hiroto Saikawa, is stepping down earlier than expected. Reporter Sean McLain joins us from Tokyo with the details. Plus, Gordon Lubold has more on the cancellation of U.S. talks with the Taliban. And Drew FitzGerald explains why activist investor Elliott Management is calling for changes at AT&T. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:43

Congress Returns to Washington

9/9/2019
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A.M. Edition for September 9th: Lawmakers return to work after August recess. Reporter Andrew Duehren breaks down the immediate challenges. Plus, Valerie Bauerlein has more on the early days of recovery from Dorian. And, is China pulling ahead in the race to 5G? Stu Woo has more. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:13