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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 Defends Coronavirus Response as Iran Struggles With Outbreak

2/27/2020
A.M. Edition for February 27th: President Trump sought to reassure Americans over the U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak, as the C.D.C. says a new case in California could be the first instance of 'community spread'. Stephanie Armour has more. Plus, Sune Engel Rasmussen explains that Iran's efforts to contain its coronavirus outbreak are complicated by where it's believed to have started: in the holy city of Qom. And oil prices hit a 12-month low over concerns of the widening economic...

Duration:00:10:34

Biden Banks on Moderate Vote in South Carolina

2/26/2020
P.M. Edition for February 26th: Former Vice President Joe Biden picks up a key endorsement in South Carolina. But will his efforts to court moderate voters be enough to win the state? Ken Thomas has more. Plus, Alastair Gale explains how the coronavirus outbreak could impact the Olympic games in Japan. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:25

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Take Aim at Sanders in South Carolina

2/26/2020
A.M. Edition for February 26th: In a chaotic and fiery presidential debate, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the subject of attacks from Democratic rivals. Ken Thomas has more from South Carolina. Plus, Mike Bird on the key economic indicator that just hit a record low and Jonathan Cheng from Beijing on why the number of new coronavirus cases in China has dramatically slowed. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:29

U.S. Prepares for Possible Coronavirus Pandemic

2/25/2020
P.M. Edition for February 25th: The coronavirus is spreading, and Wall Street Journal reporter Brianna Abbott explains how the U.S. is preparing for it. And the Journal's Laura Kusisto discusses how the Harvey Weinstein verdict could change how we look at sexual-assault cases. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:08

Coronavirus Vaccine Sent for Human Testing As Outbreak Grows

2/25/2020
A.M. Edition for February 25th: The first experimental coronavirus vaccine was sent by Moderna Therapeutics for testing by U.S. regulators - Peter Loftus has more on the novel technology behind it. Plus, Quentin Webb on continued investor angst over efforts to contain the outbreak and Julie Bykowicz with what to watch for in tonight's Democratic debate in South Carolina. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:32

Markets Tumble as Coronavirus Cases Spread

2/24/2020
P.M. Edition for February 24th: The Dow falls more than 1,000 points amid reports the coronavirus is spreading in more countries outside of Asia. Paul Vigna examines the markets' reaction to the outbreak, and Betsy McKay explains what's being done to contain it. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:22

Bernie Sanders Looks Ahead After Nevada Win

2/24/2020
A.M. Edition for February 24th: Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders won a resounding victory in Nevada's caucuses - Emily Glazer has the key takeaways from the race. Plus, Eric Sylvers on the spread of the coronavirus outbreak to Italy, Mike Bird on the global market reaction to the spread of the virus, and Jason Douglas outside a very noisy London court, where Julian Assange's extradition hearing kicks off. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:17

Why Philadelphia Matters for the November Election

2/21/2020
P.M. Edition for February 21st: Philadelphia typically votes heavily for Democrats, but Wall Street Journal reporter Scott Calvert explains why presidential candidates shouldn't take the city of brotherly love for granted. The jury in Harvey Weinstein's criminal trial reaches a decision on some charges but deadlocks on two others. And Wells Fargo will pay $3 billion to settle investigations over its long-running fake-accounts scandal. Janet Babin hosts. Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:15:23

Caution Signs for Democrats Seeking African-American Support

2/21/2020
A.M. Edition for Friday, February 21st: A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds Democratic presidential candidates would do well to boost their support among African-American voters. The Wall Street Journal's Josh Jamerson fills us in. Plus, E*Trade's stock pops after it finds a buyer. More from WSJ's Paul Vigna. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:07

Roger Stone Sentenced; Far-Right Terror Attack in Germany

2/20/2020
P.M. Edition for February 20th: President Trump isn't pardoning longtime ally Roger Stone - at least not yet. Aruna Viswanantha has the details. Plus, Wednesday's deadly shootings in Germany are fueling a tense political debate over the rise of far-right extremism. Bojan Pancevsky reports from Berlin. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:35

Democrats Attack One Another in Fiery Debate in Las Vegas

2/20/2020
A.M. Edition for February 20th: Democratic presidential hopefuls took turns attacking one another in a fiery debate ahead of Nevada's Caucasus. Emily Glazer reports from Las Vegas. Plus, Paul Vigna on why U.S. investors are staying optimistic despite coronavirus fears. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:45

The Drug Lobby's Waning Influence in Washington

2/19/2020
P.M. Edition for February 19th: The influence of the drug lobby in Washington is waning, as Republicans and Democrats join together to combat rising drug prices. Brody Mullins explains how the shift could impact drug policy. Plus, Michael Bloomberg is bankrolling a social-media army to promote his candidacy for president. Georgia Wells explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:41

Self-Quarantining From the Coronavirus

2/19/2020
A.M. Edition for February 19th: Thousands of Americans are being asked to put themselves under quarantine for 14 days as a precaution against the coronavirus. This is putting a strain on states' public health departments, according to the Wall Street Journal's Brianna Abbott. Plus, a preview of tonight's Democratic presidential debate from WSJ's John McCormick. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:51

HSBC Cuts Back in U.S., Europe

2/18/2020
P.M. Edition for February 18th: HSBC plans job cuts as it downsizes in the U.S. and Europe. The Wall Street Journal's Margot Patrick digs into the bank's decision. And a judge denies Roger Stone's request for a sentencing delay, on a day of presidential pardons. The WSJ's Aruna Viswanatha looks at where the tumultuous case is headed. Janet Babin hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:07

Boy Scouts Chapter 11 Filing; Apple's Coronavirus Warning

2/18/2020
A.M. Edition for February 18th: Facing hundreds of pending lawsuits alleging sexual misconduct, the Boy Scouts of America file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The Wall Street Journal's Andrew Scurria reports. Plus, Apple warns it will miss quarterly revenue forecasts due to the coronavirus outbreak. More from WSJ's Tripp Mickle. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:35

States Reject Massive Opioid Settlement Offer

2/14/2020
P.M. Edition for February 14th: State attorneys general reject drug distributors' $18 billion opioid-addiction settlement plan. The Wall Street Journal's Jared S. Hopkins discusses why. Plus, the WSJ's Natalie Andrews on how Democrats plan to defend their control of the House of Representatives. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:40

Huawei Charged With Racketeering and Stealing Trade Secrets

2/14/2020
A.M. Edition for February 14th: Huawei and two of its U.S. subsidiaries were charged with racketeering conspiracy and conspiracy to steal trade secrets in a new federal indictment - Dan Strumpf has more. Plus, Jo Craven McGinty on how to calculate the coronavirus outbreak's spread, and Anna Isaac on why US investors are shrugging off concerns about the virus. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:39

Federal Judge Blocks Cloud Contract Award to Microsoft

2/13/2020
P.M. Edition for February 13th: In a win for Amazon, a federal judge issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Pentagon's cloud contract award to Microsoft. The Wall Street Journal's John McKinnon is here to discuss. Plus, the WSJ's Charley Grant talks about Tesla's planned $2 billion stock sale. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:47

Coronavirus Cases Spike as World Health Organization Faces Criticism

2/13/2020
A.M. Edition for February 13th: The number of new coronavirus cases has spiked, after authorities changed the way new cases were counted. The deadliest day of the outbreak came as the World Health Organization was criticized for its response - Jeremy Page has more. Plus, Avantika Chilkoti on the surprising slice of the commodities market that's benefitted from the outbreak, and returning to Earth after nearly a year in space. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:10:27

The Democrats' Road Out of New Hampshire

2/12/2020
P.M. Edition for February 12th: With New Hampshire in the rear-view mirror, The Wall Street Journal's Chad Day looks at the road ahead for the Democratic presidential candidates. Plus, the WSJ's Austen Hufford discusses how travel restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak are hurting U.S. businesses that rely on Chinese tourism. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:05