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.

A.M. Edition for November 5th: For months, Moscow has pursued a stepped-up campaign to prevent Russians arrested on criminal hacking charges from being extradited to the U.S. - Dustin Volz explains. Plus, Heather Sommerville on Uber's billion-dollar loss, Mike Bird on investor reaction to a proposed reduction in U.S. and Chinese tariffs, Jon Kamp on what to pay attention to in today's elections, and Shelby Holliday on the start of Roger Stone's trial. Kim Gittleson hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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P.M. Edition for November 4th: All three major U.S. indices ended Monday at new record highs. But global stocks are lagging behind. Amrith Ramkumar has more on what's behind the gap. New York City's police commissioner, James O'Neill, steps down. And how to make passengers feel safe - when Boeing's …
A.M. Edition for November 4th: Saudi Arabia's state oil giant Aramco formally launched its IPO - Rory Jones has more from Dubai. Plus, Khadeeja Safdar on Under Armour's federal accounting probe, Laura Kusisto on why housing sales have slowed, and Gerald F. Seib interviews 2020 Presidential candidate Joe Biden. Kim …
P.M. Edition for November 1st: Employers added 128,000 new jobs in October, marking the 109th month of sustained growth. Eric Morath has more on the headline numbers, and this week's economic news. Plus, John McCormick has more on one of the top kickoff events of this election season - the …
A.M. Edition for November 1st: The Trump administration is backing away from a plan to freeze tailpipe-emissions targets for new vehicles through 2025 - Ben Foldy has more. Plus, it's jobs day! Eric Morath has a preview of what to expect. And - the rise of the $100 million home. …
P.M. Edition for October 31st: The House has approved a resolution on a framework for the next stages of its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Siobhan Hughes has the details. Chicago teachers end an 11-day strike. And Pennsylvania makes big changes to its election rules. Scott Calvert explains. Annmarie Fertoli …
A.M. Edition for October 31st: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says the platform will ban all political ads come November 22nd - Emily Glazer explains why. Plus, Tripp Mickle on Apple's increasing reliance on service revenue, Siobhan Hughes on John Bolton, Steve Russolillo on Hong Kong officially entering a recession, Jennifer …
P.M. Edition for October 30th: The Federal Reserve, as expected, has cut rates for a third time this year, but signals a higher bar for future reductions. Kate Davidson has the details. Plus, high winds and dry conditions complicate efforts to battle wildfires in California. And Twitter announces it will …
A.M. Edition for October 30th: Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA Group of France said they were in talks that may lead to a merger that could create a roughly $46 billion trans-Atlantic auto giant. The Wall Street Journal's Nick Kostov has more from Paris. Disclosure: News Corp, owner of …
P.M. Edition for October 29th: A 40-day strike at General Motors factories in the U.S. cost the company nearly $3 billion in lost earnings. Still, the automaker's third-quarter results beat analysts' expectations. Mike Colias has the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
A.M. Edition for October 29th: Boeing's Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg is set to tell lawmakers the company made mistakes that contributed to two fatal airplane crashes when he faces Congress today. The Wall Street Journal's Andrew Tangel has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
P.M. Edition for October 28th: British lawmakers reject plans for an early election. AT&T; reaches a truce with Elliott Management. Corrie Driebusch has the details. And the House schedules a vote on the impeachment inquiry for Thursday. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
A.M. Edition for October 28th: The Trump administration has taken steps toward leaving a nearly three-decade-old agreement designed to reduce the risk of war between Russia and the West, U.S. officials said. The Wall Street Journal's Michael Gordon has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
P.M. Edition for October 25th: Shares of PG&E; plummet, as wildfires range in California. Akane Otani has more on the market reaction. Plus, GM workers ratify a new contract, ending a 40-day walkout. And Indonesian investigators fault Boeing and U.S. safety oversight, in the fatal crash of a 737 MAX …
A.M. Edition for October 25th: Amazon's third quarter profit fell 26 percent from a year earlier. The Wall Street Journal's Sebastian Herrera says the company continues to spend heavily in its push to offer Prime customers one- day shipping. Plus, WSJ's Chip Cutter talks about why many workers are reluctant …
P.M. Edition for October 24th: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson calls for snap elections to break the Brexit deadlock. Jason Douglas has more on what comes next. California businesses struggle through another round of blackouts. Jim Carlton reports. And Joshua Robinson explains why France's 2024 Olympics logo is getting a …
A.M. Edition for October 24: A. Wayne Johnson plans to leave the Trump administration and to call for cancelling most of the nation's outstanding student debt. The Wall Street Journal's Josh Mitchell says it's part of a campaign to run for U.S. Senate, representing Georgia. Learn more about your ad …
P.M. Edition for October 23rd: President Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey. Boeing's profits fall by more than half, amid continued grounding of its 737 MAX jets. Doug Cameron has the details. Plus, lawmakers grill Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the company's plans to create its own cryptocurrency, Libra. Jeff Horwitz …
A.M. Edition for October 23rd: Eleven parents who prosecutors say were involved in the nationwide college-admissions cheating scheme are now facing additional charges, raising the possibility of more significant prison time if found guilty. The Wall Street Journal's Melissa Korn has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
P.M. Edition for October 22nd: Britain's Parliament approves Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal - but rejects his timetable. And, a WSJ exclusive: SoftBank is poised to take control of WeWork - and co-founder Adam Neumann could get a severance package of up to $1.7 billion. Maureen Farrell has the …