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 October 10th: Trade negotiations between the U.S. and China will resume today as officials look to overcome a five-month stalemate and see off planned tariff increases should they fail to reach an agreement. The Wall Street Journal's Josh Zumbrun has more. Learn more about your ad choices. …
P.M. Edition for October 9th: Turkey has begun an offensive in Syria, to seize territory held by U.S.-backed Kurdish forces. Dion Nissenbaum has more details. Plus, PG&E; begins cutting power to millions of customers in California. Erin Ailworth has more on how residents are preparing - and coping. Annmarie Fertoli …
A.M. Edition for October 9th: Some of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's electronic surveillance activities violated the constitutional privacy rights of Americans swept up in a controversial foreign intelligence program, a secretive surveillance court has ruled. The Wall Street Journal's Byron Tau has more. Learn more about your ad choices. …
P.M. Edition for October 8th: The White House directs Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, not to testify before a House panel as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Shelby Holliday has the details. Plus, Nissan forms a new management team. Nick Kostov reports. Annmarie …
A.M. Edition for October 8th: Youtube is stepping up its efforts to snag more political-ad dollars away from local television and Facebook with new ad booking tools and greater targeting. The Wall Street Journal's Emily Glazer has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [megaphone.fm/adchoices](https://megaphone.fm/adchoices)
P.M. October 7th: U.S. troops are starting to pull out of Northern Syria, after President Trump ordered their withdrawal - clearing the way for Turkey to launch an offensive against Kurdish fighters there. The decision is drawing criticism from both sides of the aisle. Nancy Youssef has more from Washington. …
A.M. Edition for Monday, October 7th: The House impeachment inquiry continues, amid reports that there's more than one whistleblower. Siobhan Hughes has the latest. Plus, Josh Zumbrun has a preview of trade talks between the U.S. and China. And Sarah Krouse explains the challenges of underground wireless connectivity. Annmarie Fertoli …
P.M. Edition for October 4: The economy added 136 thousand jobs in September. The Wall Street Journal's Greg Ip says the numbers are solid, but cites some factors working against future job growth. And WSJ's Brent Kendall talks about a Louisiana abortion case to be heard by the Supreme Court. …
A.M. Edition for October 4th: College majors and job choices help explain why the gender pay gap remains pronounced, but a new study suggests that those choices are changing. The Wall Street Journal's David Harrison has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [megaphone.fm/adchoices](https://megaphone.fm/adchoices)
A.M. Edition for October 4th: College majors and job choices help explain why the gender pay gap remains pronounced, but a new study suggests that those choices are changing. The Wall Street Journal's David Harrison has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [megaphone.fm/adchoices](https://megaphone.fm/adchoices)
P.M. Edition for October 3rd: President Trump urges Ukraine and China to investigate the Bidens. Ken Thomas explains. Plus, a WSJ investigation finds thousands of schools have fallen below the recommended vaccination rate for measles. Brianna Abbott has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit …
A.M. Edition for October 3rd: Global stocks are facing pressure as the U.S. announces plans to impose $7.5bn of tariffs on EU goods, and disappointing manufacturing data add to investor concerns about world economic growth. The Wall Street Journal's Joe Wallace has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit …
P.M. Edition for October 2nd: Tensions rise between House lawmakers and the White House, over an impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Siobhan Hughes has the latest from Washington. Plus, the U.S. prepares to impose tariffs on $7.5 billion of European Union imports, after the World Trade Organization rules that Airbus …
A.M. Edition for October 2nd: Visa, Mastercard and other partners that signed on to help build and maintain the Libra payments network are reconsidering their involvement after a backlash from U.S. and European government officials. The Wall Street Journal's Peter Rudegeair has more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit …
P.M. Edition for October 2nd: A global slowdown in manufacturing worsened in September. Here in the U.S., manufacturing contracted for the second row in a month. Harriet Torry has more on the implications. Plus, Jenny Strasburg explains the spy scandal that's embroiled European bank Credit Suisse. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn …
A.M. Edition for October 1st: Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over a grandiose military parade marking the 70th anniversary of Communist rule, a projection of strength as the country wrestles with a challenge from President Trump and protests in Hong Kong. The Wall Street Journal's Jeremy Page has more from …
P.M. Edition for September 30th: WeWork announced it wouldn't go public this year, less than a week after CEO Adam Neumann stepped down from the company. Maureen Farrell has more on what comes next. Plus, Gunjan Banerji has a recap of the volatile third quarter for U.S. stocks - and …
A.M. Edition for September 30th: After it spent heavily to buy startups and cloud-storage space, hire hundreds of techies, and build call centers, Goldman Sachs' consumer bank Marcus has lost $1.3 billion since launching in 2016. The Wall Street Journal's Peter Rudegeair has more. Learn more about your ad choices. …
P.M. Edition for October 30th: President Trump is considering an executive order that would end the automatic right to U.S. citizenship for children born to non-U.S. citizens. But legal experts say such a move is unconstitutional. The Wall Street Journal's Aaron Zitner has more.
A.M. Edition for October 30th: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has invested about $600 million in two big financial-technology companies. The investments mark a departure for the company, which typically invests in blue- chip companies. The Wall Street Journal's Nicole Friedman has the details.