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One of the original business news podcasts. Mirrored after the popular Wall Street Journal column. Get caught up on your commute Monday through Friday. Listen as our journalists cover top stories and share timely insights on business, the economy, markets, and politics.

One of the original business news podcasts. Mirrored after the popular Wall Street Journal column. Get caught up on your commute Monday through Friday. Listen as our journalists cover top stories and share timely insights on business, the economy, markets, and politics.

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United States

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One of the original business news podcasts. Mirrored after the popular Wall Street Journal column. Get caught up on your commute Monday through Friday. Listen as our journalists cover top stories and share timely insights on business, the economy, markets, and politics.

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@WSJ

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English

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Episodes

European Nations Weigh Relationships With Russia

4/20/2021
A.M Edition for April 20. WSJ's James Marson discusses the current relationships between Russia and some European countries. Elon Musk weighs in on the recent fatal crash in Texas involving a Tesla. And, cryptocurrency Dogecoin's price surges. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:57

Jury Begins Deliberations in Murder Trial of Derek Chauvin

4/19/2021
P.M. Edition for April 19. A Minneapolis jury has begun deliberations in the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged in the death of George Floyd. Plus, a global chip shortage affecting the production of everything from automobiles to computers is expected to continue until at least next year. Reporter Eun-Young Jeong joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain the challenges in getting the industry back to normal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:14:56

SPACs Could Face New Regulation

4/19/2021
A.M. Edition for April 19. WSJ's Amrith Ramkumar on potential regulatory moves for special-purpose acquisition companies. The future use of Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine in the U.S. could be decided this week. And, the return of the New York power lunch. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:14

Texas Wrestles With How to Fix Its Energy Market

4/16/2021
P.M. Edition for April 16. Lawmakers in Texas are debating how to reform the state's energy market, after a severe winter storm exposed flaws in the deregulated sector. But many of the solutions on the table may lead to a new set of problems. Reporter Katherine Blunt joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:02

The Report Card on a Return to School

4/16/2021
A.M. Edition for April 16. WSJ Education Bureau Chief Chastity Pratt on the progress to return students to classrooms. A deadly shooting at a FedEx ground facility in Indianapolis. WSJ China Bureau Chief Jonathan Cheng discusses the Chinese economy's growth. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:51

Chauvin Murder Trial Enters Final Stage

4/15/2021
P.M. Edition for April 15. Both sides have rested their cases in the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin. The final days of testimony brought clashing views from medical experts over the cause of George Floyd's death. Reporter Erin Ailworth joins host Annmarie Fertoli from Minneapolis to discuss what comes next. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:44

America's Booming Housing Market Generates International Interest

4/15/2021
A.M. Edition for April 15. WSJ's Konrad Putzier discusses global investment in the U.S. housing market. WSJ's Anna Hirtenstein on the growth of luxury goods. The Biden administration is set to punish Russia. Efforts to make band practice safe in the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:47

Coinbase's Public Debut Marks Milestone for Cryptocurrency

4/14/2021
P.M. Edition for April 14. Coinbase, the largest bitcoin exchange in the U.S., made its trading debut, ending the session with an $85 billion valuation. Cryptocurrency reporter Paul Vigna joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the first major crypto listing and how it could impact markets beyond just bitcoin. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:42

What Earnings Season Could Reveal About Economic Recovery

4/14/2021
A.M. Edition for April 14. WSJ Europe Finance Editor Alex Frangos discusses earnings expectations. A federal advisory panel is set to review concerns over Johnson & Johnson's single-dose Covid-19 vaccine. Coinbase prepares for its market debut today. Marc Stewart hosts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:26

U.S. Pauses J&J Covid-19 Shot at Critical Point in Vaccination Effort

4/13/2021
P.M. Edition for April 13. Use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine is on hold in the U.S., as regulators investigate rare cases of blood clots. The pause comes at a critical time, as vaccination efforts ramp up to get ahead of new variants of the virus. Health and medicine editor Jonathan Rockoff joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the potential impact. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:29

Why Jack Ma's Businesses Face Scrutiny From Chinese Regulators

4/13/2021
A.M. Edition for April 13. WSJ's Quentin Webb takes a closer look at why the Chinese government is so focused on Jack Ma's businesses. A second night of protests in Brooklyn Center, Minn. following a police shooting. Grocery stores may face new obstacles during the pandemic as other businesses reopen. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:54

What China's New Worldview Could Mean for Its Relations With the U.S.

4/12/2021
P.M. Edition for April 12. During the Trump administration, the U.S. and China battled over trade to reach a wary truce. But China was careful not to challenge the U.S. as a global leader. Now Beijing seems to be taking a different approach. Senior China correspondent Lingling Wei joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss China's approach to the U.S. under the Biden administration. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:21

How Some CEOs Are Planning to Tackle Voting Rights

4/12/2021
A.M. Edition for April 12. CEOs discuss response to proposed state voting laws. WSJ's Alexa Corse has more on the voting rights debate. A White House summit is planned today on the chip shortage plaguing American companies. Credit cards reconsider reward offerings. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:48

Amazon Workers in Alabama Vote Against Unionizing

4/9/2021
P.M. Edition for April 9. Amazon warehouse workers in Bessemer, Alabama, voted against joining the Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union, after a closely watched battle with the nation's second-largest private employer. Tech editor Brad Olson joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the results mean for Amazon and for broader unionization efforts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:58

Where Can You Find a New Job? Not Just in Coastal Cities

4/9/2021
A.M. Edition for April 9. The final results in a closely watched union vote at Amazon are expected today. McDonald's closes hundreds of restaurants at Walmart stores. WSJ's Eric Morathlooks at the U.S. cities where new jobs are being created. Companies entice employees to take some time off. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:21

As U.S. Rebounds, Developing Economies are Left Behind

4/8/2021
P.M. Edition for April 8. The global economy is making a comeback. This week, the IMF upgraded its growth expectations, powered by gains in the U.S. and China. But many developing nations and emerging markets are being left behind, due to a lack of access to vaccines and other challenges. WSJ Africa Deputy Bureau Chief Gabriele Steinhauser joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the disparities in the global recovery. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:19

Why Greenland's Rare Materials Are Spurring Interest From China

4/8/2021
A.M. Edition for April 8. WSJ's Drew Hinshaw on the political battle and global debate over mining of rare-earth materials in Greenland. DoorDash and Instacart each look to offer credit cards. Potential concerns as some investors borrow money to pay for stock purchases. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:41

New Theory Emerges In Hack of Microsoft Email Software

4/7/2021
P.M. Edition for April 7. Investigators uncovering new information about the suspected Chinese hack of Microsoft's email software now believe that personal data taken in earlier hacks or scraped off social-media sites may have aided the breach of the Microsoft Exchange Server. Cybersecurity and intelligence reporter Dustin Volz joins Annmarie Fertoli with more on what this means for the state of cyberhacking. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:43

What Is Driving the Stock Swings and Growth of the Market

4/7/2021
A.M Edition for April 7. WSJ's Gunjan Banerji looks at what is behind individual stock surges. Some airlines are pushing for a "corridor" to ease travel between the U.S. and the U.K. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos weighs in on President Biden's spending plan. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:31

Will Pandemic Rules Survive in a Post-Pandemic World?

4/6/2021
P.M. Edition for April 6. During the pandemic, governments temporarily eased hundreds of regulations affecting everything from telehealth to takeout cocktails. Now states are trying to decide which rules to go by in the future. Washington Bureau Reporter Aaron Zitner joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the tough decisions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:06