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WSJ What’s News

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Rank #18 in Business category

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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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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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990 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Mark Garrison

By bjubes - Dec 11 2019
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After one episode, he is already a better host than the main AM host. No offense to her, but it’s not a voice you want to hear first thing in the morning

Really great reporting

By JRidge in CA - Dec 10 2019
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Really enjoying this product by WSJ. Keep up the good work.

iTunes Ratings

990 Ratings
Average Ratings
519
195
93
60
123

Mark Garrison

By bjubes - Dec 11 2019
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After one episode, he is already a better host than the main AM host. No offense to her, but it’s not a voice you want to hear first thing in the morning

Really great reporting

By JRidge in CA - Dec 10 2019
Read more
Really enjoying this product by WSJ. Keep up the good work.

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WSJ What’s News

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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.

Election 2020: How Has the Impeachment Inquiry Impacted the Race?

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A.M. Edition for December 6th: Tarini Parti looks at how the impeachment inquiry is impacting the Democratic presidential race in our weekly Election 2020 series. Plus, Noemie Bisserbe on a massive strike in France, Alex Frangos on Saudi Aramco's IPO, and Eric Morath previews the November jobs report. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 06 2019

11mins

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Strong Hiring Fuels Economic Expansion

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P.M. Edition for December 6th: The U.S. job market strengthened in November. The economy added 266,000 jobs, and the unemployment rate fell to 3.5%, a 50-year low. Sarah Chaney has the details. A rash of illnesses linked to vaping may have peaked. Brianna Abbott has the latest update from federal officials. Plus, Jo Craven McGinty explains how money from the black market could impact U.S. GDP. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 06 2019

11mins

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A Divided OPEC Meets in Vienna

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A.M. Edition for December 5th: OPEC countries and partners have gathered for a two-day meeting - David Hodari has more from Vienna on what the impact could be on oil prices. Plus, Jean Eaglesham on the accounting errors that companies are fixing...quietly, Huawei sues the FCC, and Paul Davies on a link between stocks and bonds that shows how markets have changed. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 05 2019

14mins

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New Food Stamp Rule Could Render Hundreds of Thousands Ineligible

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A.M. Edition for December 4th: The Trump administration is set to tighten work requirements for food stamp recipients - that could leave hundreds of thousands of people ineligible for assistance. Jacob Bunge has more. Plus, Newley Purnell on how India is changing the rules on U.S. tech giants, Quentin Webb on more global market turmoil, and a "brew" diet from an NBA star. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 04 2019

13mins

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T-Mobile, Sprint Head to Court Over $26 Billion Merger

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A.M. Edition for December 9th: T-Mobile and Sprint head to court today in a case that could determine the future of the U.S. wireless industry - Drew FitzGerald has more. Plus, Stu Woo on Hong Kong's biggest pro-democracy march in months, Mike Bird on why investors are bailing on the stock market rally, and Jon Hilsenrath on tech jobs and inequality. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 09 2019

14mins

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Huawei Makes Smartphones Without U.S. Parts

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A.M. Edition for December 2nd: Huawei's latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has no U.S. chips - Dan Strumpf has more. Plus, Benoit Faucon on OPEC's meeting this week, Georgi Kantchev on a new Russia-China oil pipeline, Cameron McWhirter on a hemp glut, and Steve Russolillo on a surprising consequence of months of protests in Hong Kong - Disneyland has become a 'ghost town'. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 02 2019

13mins

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On NATO's 70th Anniversary, Questions About Its Purpose

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A.M. Edition for December 3rd: Leaders of NATO countries are gathering in London today to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the alliance - James Marson has more on what to expect. Plus, Siobhan Hughes on a report from House Republicans defending President Trump in the impeachment probe, Quentin Webb on global market reaction to fresh trade tensions, and Annie Gasparro gives us something to chew on. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 03 2019

12mins

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Organizing Schools by Grade Level, Not by Geography

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P.M. Edition for November 29: In a bid to achieve integration, a Mississippi school district is placing children in schools based on their grade level, not by geography. The Wall Street Journal's Tawnell Hobbs says it's a bid to narrow the achievement gap between minority students in poverty areas and more affluent students.

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Nov 29 2019

15mins

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Judiciary Committee Takes Up Impeachment Inquiry

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P.M. Edition for December 4th: The House Judiciary Committee holds its first public hearing in the impeachment inquiry. Siobhan Hughes has the details. Plus, world leaders have left a rocky NATO summit. Vivian Salama explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 04 2019

15mins

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Workplace Immigration Investigations Ramp Up Under Trump

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P.M. Edition for December 5th: House Speaker Pelosi instructs the Judiciary Committee to draw up articles of impeachment. The Trump Administration has been ramping up investigations into immigrants working in the U.S. illegally. Michelle Hackman has more on the numbers. And ongoing studies show that for many soldiers, mental health problems begin began before they enlisted. Ben Kesling explains how that has the Pentagon rethinking its approach to mental health care. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 05 2019

14mins

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Harvey Weinstein, Accusers Reach Tentative $47 Million Deal

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A.M. Edition for December 12th: Harvey Weinstein, his accusers, his ex-associates and insurers have reached a tentative $47 million civil settlement - Corinne Ramey has more. Plus, Felicia Schwartz on Israel's third election in less than a year, Avantika Chilkoti on the market reaction to the Fed's decision to hold rates steady, and some advice for procrastinators. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 12 2019

11mins

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Fed Holds Interest Rates Steady

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P.M. Edition for December 11th: The Federal Reserve signals a long pause on further rate cuts - or hikes - at its final meeting of the year. Kate Davidson has more. But, debate over the repo market continues. Akane Otani explains. And the Federal Aviation Administration kept Boeing's 737 MAX jets in the air - despite known safety risks. Ethan Smith explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 11 2019

16mins

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Fed Likely to Hold Rates Steady

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A.M. Edition for December 11th: Federal Reserve officials are likely to hold their benchmark interest rate steady as their two-day meeting concludes. The Wall Street Journal's Nick Timiraos has more. Plus, Saudi Aramco makes a strong market debut, and the U.S., Mexico and Canada reached a new trade agreement. Mark Garrison hosts.

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Dec 11 2019

10mins

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House Democrats Announce Articles of Impeachment

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P.M. Edition for December 10th: After weeks of hearings and hundreds of hours of testimony, the House Judiciary Committee has announced two articles of impeachment against President Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Siobhan Hughes has more analysis. Plus, Democrats say they're on board with a new trade deal between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, marking a victory for President Trump. Will Mauldin has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 10 2019

15mins

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Curb Some Loans as Regulator Reins in Risk

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A.M. Edition for December 10th: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are pulling back on some mortgages meant to make homeownership more affordable - Ben Eisen explains why. Plus, Quentin Webb on new data on China's economy and Denise Roland on the one certainty in Britain's general election. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 10 2019

12mins

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Justice Dept. Watchdog Faults FBI, Says Russia Probe Was Justified

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P.M. Edition for December 9th: In a 400-page report, the Justice Department's Inspector General faults the FBI with "serious performance failures" - but finds the agency was justified in launching its Russia investigation Byron Tau explains. And, former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker died Sunday at the age of 92. Kate Davidson has more on his legacy. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 09 2019

14mins

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T-Mobile, Sprint Head to Court Over $26 Billion Merger

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A.M. Edition for December 9th: T-Mobile and Sprint head to court today in a case that could determine the future of the U.S. wireless industry - Drew FitzGerald has more. Plus, Stu Woo on Hong Kong's biggest pro-democracy march in months, Mike Bird on why investors are bailing on the stock market rally, and Jon Hilsenrath on tech jobs and inequality. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 09 2019

14mins

Play

Strong Hiring Fuels Economic Expansion

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P.M. Edition for December 6th: The U.S. job market strengthened in November. The economy added 266,000 jobs, and the unemployment rate fell to 3.5%, a 50-year low. Sarah Chaney has the details. A rash of illnesses linked to vaping may have peaked. Brianna Abbott has the latest update from federal officials. Plus, Jo Craven McGinty explains how money from the black market could impact U.S. GDP. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 06 2019

11mins

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Election 2020: How Has the Impeachment Inquiry Impacted the Race?

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A.M. Edition for December 6th: Tarini Parti looks at how the impeachment inquiry is impacting the Democratic presidential race in our weekly Election 2020 series. Plus, Noemie Bisserbe on a massive strike in France, Alex Frangos on Saudi Aramco's IPO, and Eric Morath previews the November jobs report. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 06 2019

11mins

Play

Workplace Immigration Investigations Ramp Up Under Trump

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P.M. Edition for December 5th: House Speaker Pelosi instructs the Judiciary Committee to draw up articles of impeachment. The Trump Administration has been ramping up investigations into immigrants working in the U.S. illegally. Michelle Hackman has more on the numbers. And ongoing studies show that for many soldiers, mental health problems begin began before they enlisted. Ben Kesling explains how that has the Pentagon rethinking its approach to mental health care. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 05 2019

14mins

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A Divided OPEC Meets in Vienna

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A.M. Edition for December 5th: OPEC countries and partners have gathered for a two-day meeting - David Hodari has more from Vienna on what the impact could be on oil prices. Plus, Jean Eaglesham on the accounting errors that companies are fixing...quietly, Huawei sues the FCC, and Paul Davies on a link between stocks and bonds that shows how markets have changed. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 05 2019

14mins

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Judiciary Committee Takes Up Impeachment Inquiry

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P.M. Edition for December 4th: The House Judiciary Committee holds its first public hearing in the impeachment inquiry. Siobhan Hughes has the details. Plus, world leaders have left a rocky NATO summit. Vivian Salama explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 04 2019

15mins

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New Food Stamp Rule Could Render Hundreds of Thousands Ineligible

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A.M. Edition for December 4th: The Trump administration is set to tighten work requirements for food stamp recipients - that could leave hundreds of thousands of people ineligible for assistance. Jacob Bunge has more. Plus, Newley Purnell on how India is changing the rules on U.S. tech giants, Quentin Webb on more global market turmoil, and a "brew" diet from an NBA star. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 04 2019

13mins

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Sprint Overcounted Subsidized Subscribers

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P.M. Edition for December 3rd: A draft report from House Democrats concludes that the President abused his office. U.S. stocks fall on signs that the trade dispute could drag on. And, a WSJ exclusive: Sprint had problems tallying active users of its federally-subsidized Lifeline program. Sarah Krouse has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 03 2019

12mins

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On NATO's 70th Anniversary, Questions About Its Purpose

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A.M. Edition for December 3rd: Leaders of NATO countries are gathering in London today to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the alliance - James Marson has more on what to expect. Plus, Siobhan Hughes on a report from House Republicans defending President Trump in the impeachment probe, Quentin Webb on global market reaction to fresh trade tensions, and Annie Gasparro gives us something to chew on. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 03 2019

12mins

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With Fewer Shopping Days This Year, Will Gifts Arrive on Time?

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P.M. Edition for December 2nd: President Trump wants to raise tariffs on Brazil and Argentina, saying they're manipulating their currencies. But do economists agree? Josh Zumbrun has more details. Plus, there are fewer holiday shopping days this year, putting delivery companies to the test. Paul Ziobro explains the changes they've made to keep up. Annmarie Fertoli hosts.

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Dec 02 2019

11mins

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Huawei Makes Smartphones Without U.S. Parts

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A.M. Edition for December 2nd: Huawei's latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has no U.S. chips - Dan Strumpf has more. Plus, Benoit Faucon on OPEC's meeting this week, Georgi Kantchev on a new Russia-China oil pipeline, Cameron McWhirter on a hemp glut, and Steve Russolillo on a surprising consequence of months of protests in Hong Kong - Disneyland has become a 'ghost town'. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Dec 02 2019

13mins

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Organizing Schools by Grade Level, Not by Geography

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P.M. Edition for November 29: In a bid to achieve integration, a Mississippi school district is placing children in schools based on their grade level, not by geography. The Wall Street Journal's Tawnell Hobbs says it's a bid to narrow the achievement gap between minority students in poverty areas and more affluent students.

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Nov 29 2019

15mins

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Silicon Valley-Backed Fintech Apps Use Phone Data to Harass Borrowers

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A.M. Edition for November 29th: Newley Purnell reports on a wave of Silicon Valley-backed fintech startups in India that are using phone data to hassle borrowers. Plus, Sara Randazzo on startling new data from the Department of Education about law school debt, Caitlin Ostroff on oil stocks, and Chad Day on what happened this week in the 2020 Presidential race. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Nov 29 2019

13mins

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What's Behind Protests in Iran and Iraq?

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A.M. Edition for November 28th: Sune Engel Rasmussen on what's led to protests in Iraq and Iran. Plus, Steve Russolillo on a nearly $50 million cryptocurrency theft and Suzanne Kapner on fake reviews online. Kim Gittleson hosts.

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Nov 28 2019

14mins

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