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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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Amazon Revisits Some HQ2 Contender Cities

10/19/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 19: Amazon.com has reportedly revisited several cities as a decision looms on where to locate its second headquarters. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens says Amazon appears to be favoring an urban site. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:48

Facebook Struggles to Root Out Misinformation

10/19/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 19th: Facebook is working to crack down on misinformation that appears on its platform, ahead of the midterm elections. But human fact checkers are struggling to keep up. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:23

Trump's Tweetstorm About Latin American Migrants

10/18/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 18: President Trump tweeted that he would deploy the military and close the southern border if Mexico didn't stop the flow of Latin American migrants. Plus, the President was briefed by Secretary of State Pompeo about journalist Jamal Khoshoggi's disappearance. More from the Wall Street Journal's Vivian Salama. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:19

Michael Devastates Pecans, Cotton in Georgia

10/18/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 18th: Michael devastated crops in Georgia, including pecan trees and cotton. The Wall Street Journal's Cameron McWhirter says farmers were expecting a strong season before the storm hit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:43

Fed Minutes: More Rate Hikes Ahead; Trump: Not Happy

10/17/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 17: Minutes from the last Fed policy meeting signal more interest rate increases ahead, even as President Trump says he's not happy with the rate hikes. More from the Wall Street Journal's Kate Davidson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:11

Flipkart Acquisition Will Hurt Walmart's Profits

10/17/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 17th: Walmart's acquisition of Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart - its largest ever at $16 billion - is expected to hurt the company's profits this year and next. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:57

New Proposals Value Uber at $120 Billion

10/16/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 16th: Uber's valuation has nearly doubled, according to proposals from Wall Street banks that place its worth at $120 billion. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has the details, as the ride-hailing company prepares for a possible IPO. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:23

What the Fall of Sears Means for Retail

10/16/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 16th: Sears' bankruptcy filing on Monday marks a dramatic downfall for one of the 20th century's biggest retailers. It's also a sign of the changing retail landscape. The Wall Street Journal's Suzanne Kapner has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:18

Western Executives Back Out of Saudi Conference

10/15/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 15th: Several western executives have pulled out of Saudi Arabia's premier business conference, as questions swirl over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Wall Street Journal's Benoit Faucon has more on how that's impacting Saudi stocks and investment from the west. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:46

Fed Minutes, Retail Sales Lead Busy Week

10/15/2018
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The Federal Reserve releases the minutes from its September meeting on Wednesday. We'll also see retail sales data on Monday, and several reports on the housing market. The Wall Street Journal's Sharon Nunn has more on the economic data out this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:29

Michael Stalls North Carolina's Recovery from Florence

10/12/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 12: Hurricane Michael roared into North Carolina, dumping around ten inches on a state trying to recover from Hurricane Florence. More from the Wall Street Journal's Valerie Bauerlein. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:46

McDonald's Franchisees Have Concerns About Sales

10/12/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 12th: Hundreds of McDonald's franchise operators want more information from the company, on how it plans to boost sales - as they're being asked to foot the bill for restaurant upgrades. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:03

Social Security Benefits to Rise 2.8% in 2019

10/11/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 11: Social Security recipients will see a 2.8 percent increase in their benefits next year. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says it's the largest cost-of-living adjustment in seven years. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:23

CVS, Aetna Get Green Light from Justice Department

10/11/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 11th: The U.S. Justice Department has cleared the way for a merger between CVS and Aetna, clearing a major hurdle as the companies look to finalize their nearly $70 billion deal. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Wilde Mathews has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:43

U.S. Stocks See Biggest Decline in Months

10/10/2018
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Special Edition: Stocks saw their biggest decline in more than seven months on Wednesday, following a broad retreat from technology stocks. The Dow fell more than 800 points - a decline of more than 3%. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Wursthorn explains what happened. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:29

Hurricane Michael a Record Storm

10/10/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 10: We talk with the Wall Street Journal's Arian Campo-Flores about Hurricane Michael, the strongest hurricane ever to hit the Florida Panhandle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:48

Democrats Focus On Healthcare in Midterm Ads

10/10/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 10th: Midterm election ads are in full swing. And an analysis by The Wall Street Journal finds Democrats are highlighting healthcare, above jobs and taxes. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Bykowicz has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:43

Exxon Backs Carbon Tax - With $1 Million

10/9/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 9th: In a rare move for an oil company, Exxon Mobil has announced it's committing up to $1 million to a campaign backing a carbon tax. The Wall Street Journal's Tim Puko has more on the oil giant's decision. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:04

Retailers Fill the Holiday Gap Left by Toys 'R' Us

10/9/2018
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A.M. Edition for October 9th: The demise of Toys "R" Us is changing the retail landscape this holiday season. And analysts say last-minute shoppers could have a tougher time getting the hottest items. The Wall Street Journal's Paul Ziobro has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:21

Kavanaugh Battle Takes Center Stage in Midterms

10/8/2018
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P.M. Edition for October 8th: The battle over Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation is in the spotlight in the run-up to the midterms, with both parties seizing on the strong emotions ignited by the newest Supreme Court justice. The Wall Street Journal's Janet Hook has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:41