WSJ What’s News

WSJ What’s News

By The Wall Street Journal

What's News brings you the headlines and business news that move markets and the world—twice every weekday. In 10-12 minutes, get caught up on the best Wall Street Journal scoops and exclusives, with insight and analysis from the award-winning reporters that broke the stories. Hosted by Annmarie Fertoli and Marc Stewart.

Episodes

U.S. Airports to Get Billions to Help With Bills

A.M. Edition for June 23. WSJ's Alison Sider discusses grants to assist airports that took a financial hit during the pandemic. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell addresses concerns over double-digit inflation. And, big tech companies focus on green energy. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/06/2114m 9s

EU Opens Google Antitrust Probe

P.M. Edition for June 22. The European Union is investigating Google over allegations of anticompetitive behavior in the advertising-technology sector. Brokering digital ads is a core piece of Google's business and an area of growing concern for antitrust regulators. Tech reporter Sam Schechner joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/06/2114m 11s

South America Struggles as Covid-19 Hot Spot

A.M. Edition for June 22. WSJ South America Bureau Chief Juan Forero on the health and economic hardships as Covid-19 cases plague the region. WSJ markets columnist Mike Bird discusses China's crypto crackdown. And, supply chain issues could impact holiday gifting. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/06/2114m 36s

Supreme Court's NCAA Ruling Could Change College Athletes' Benefits

P.M. Edition for June 21. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the NCAA's limits on benefits and compensation to student athletes violates antitrust law. Legal-affairs reporter Brent Kendall joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how the ruling could impact college sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/2112m 19s

Low-Wage Workers Gain Leverage in Tight Labor Market

A.M. Edition for June 21. WSJ's Eric Morath on why employers competing for low-wage workers are offering signing bonuses and other perks. Big tech stocks face a new landscape in 2021. Plus, working remotely in Hawaii may not be as simple as some think. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/2115m 52s

Western Drought Strains Electricity Supply

P.M. Edition for June 18. A severe drought is crimping hydroelectric power generation in western U.S. states, raising the risk of blackouts this summer. Energy reporter Katherine Blunt joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how states are bracing for the summer season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/06/2113m 28s

How VW Is Turning Engine Factories Into EV Battery Plants

A.M. Edition for June 18. WSJ's William Boston discusses German auto maker Volkswagen's new focus and spending on electric vehicles. Individual investors fuel interest in meme stocks. And, why some companies are avoiding hiring remote workers in Colorado. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/06/2115m 38s

Supreme Court Rejects Third Challenge to ACA

P.M. Edition for June 17. The Supreme Court rejects a challenge to the Affordable Care Act in a 7-2 decision. It's the third time the court has considered the 2010 law, and the third time the ACA has prevailed. Legal affairs reporter Brent Kendall joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Plus, Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery, becomes a federal holiday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/06/2112m 37s

How Global Inflation Threat is Being Tackled by Central Banks

A.M. Edition for June 17. WSJ's Paul Hannon on the role central banks around the world play in determining interest rates to control inflation. Property-rental sites deal with a shortage of inventory and strong demand. China marks a milestone in its space program. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/06/2113m 15s

Fed Signals Earlier Interest-Rate Hike

P.M. Edition for June 16. The Federal Reserve has been holding its benchmark interest rate near zero since last spring, when the pandemic caused the sharpest economic contraction in decades. Now that the economy is rebounding and inflation is rising, the Fed says it could raise interest rates in 2023. Economics reporter Kate Davidson joins host Annmarie Fertoil to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/06/2114m 45s

Biden and Putin Set to Meet in Geneva

A.M. Edition for June 16. The face-to-face meeting in Geneva comes amid allegations including Russian interference in the 2020 U.S. election and recent cyber attacks. New data show housing shortage in America. WSJ's Melanie Evans on the impact of medical debt and solutions to alleviate it. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/06/2115m 15s

U.S., EU Suspend Airbus-Boeing Trade Fight

P.M. Edition for June 15. After a long and costly legal dispute, the U.S. and the European Union agreed to suspend their trade fight over subsidies to plane makers Boeing and Airbus. Aerospace reporter Doug Cameron joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what the agreement means for trans-Atlantic relations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/06/2113m 10s

Proof of Covid-19 Vaccinations for Workers Pushed by Employers

A.M. Edition for June 15. WSJ's Chip Cutter discusses the latest moves by companies to encourage Covid-19 vaccinations for employees. WSJ's Quentin Webb on why the global chip shortage may affect May's U.S. retail sales data. And, Vermont's milestone amid the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/06/2114m 1s

Lordstown Motors Turmoil Highlights SPAC Risks

P.M. Edition for June 14. Lordstown Motors was one of the highest-profile electric-vehicle startups to go public via SPAC last year. Now two of the company's top executives have stepped down, following a report about inaccurate disclosures by the company. Reporter Ben Foldy joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what the developments could mean for Lordstown's future, and what they say about the risks of SPACs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/2112m 28s

President Biden to Meet with NATO, Presidents Erdoğan and Putin

A.M. Edition for June 14. WSJ's Stephen Fidler discusses the G-7 summit's conclusion and looks ahead to President Biden's itinerary in Europe. The Federal Reserve may raise rates earlier than expected. And, what's prompting more people to quit their jobs these days? Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/2113m 20s

Bipartisan Legislation Aims to Break Up Big Tech

P.M. Edition for June 11. House lawmakers put forward bills aimed at reining in the power of big tech companies. One would make Amazon and other large companies effectively split into two, or shed their private labels. WSJ's Amazon reporter Dana Mattioli joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the legislation and what it could mean for big tech. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/06/2112m 2s

Global Supply Chain Impact From Covid-19 Outbreaks in Asia

A.M. Edition for June 11. WSJ China bureau chief Jonathan Cheng looks at what's behind new Covid-19 cases in parts of Asia and the effect on supply chains. The G-7 summit is set to begin today in England. And, the deal to allow cryptocurrency in a 401(k) plan. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/06/2113m 49s

Inflation Surges to Highest Level in Nearly 13 Years

P.M. Edition for June 10. U.S. consumer demand is soaring, driving prices up 5% in May from a year earlier, the fastest rate since 2008. WSJ senior writer Jon Hilsenrath joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what surging prices mean for the economy and monetary policy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/2113m 27s

Biden to Stress Democracy on First Foreign Trip as President

A.M. Edition for June 10. WSJ White House reporter Ken Thomas on what to expect during President Biden's trip, including the G-7 summit starting Friday. Meat supplier JBS pays a ransom in bitcoin after a cyberattack. The Keystone XL oil pipeline project is abandoned by its developer. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/2115m 20s

Biden Revokes Trump's TikTok, WeChat Actions, Calls for Broader Review

P.M. Edition for June 9. President Biden revoked the Trump administration's efforts to bar Americans from transactions with TikTok and WeChat, and called for a broader review of apps controlled by foreign adversaries. Tech policy reporter John D. McKinnon joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/06/2111m 52s

Green Energy at Center of Danish Oil Company's Transformation

A.M. Edition for June 9. WSJ's Sarah McFarlane discusses the shift from oil to wind by Denmark's state oil company. WSJ columnist Mike Bird on what's behind the recent cryptocurrency selloff. And, airlines update weight requirements for passengers and bags. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/06/2114m 45s

Biden Administration Unveils Plan to Tackle Supply-Chain Issues

P.M. Edition for June 8. Supply-chain challenges persist across industries, even as the nation begins to emerge from the pandemic. White House reporter Alex Leary joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the Biden administration's plan to fix various supply-chain issues. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/06/2112m 29s

Cybersecurity Threats to Hybrid Work

A.M. Edition for June 8. WSJ's James Rundle discusses the new cybersecurity concerns as people split time working from home and the office. As commodity prices rise, so do concerns about inflation. And, some job seekers say "no thanks" to out-of-town moves. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/06/2115m 11s

How Scammers Are Taking Advantage of the Bitcoin Boom

P.M. Edition for June 7. Authorities say they have recovered more than half the ransom paid to the hackers of Colonial Pipeline. Plus, retail traders are trying to cash in on the bitcoin boom. But so are scammers. Reporter Alexander Osipovich joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/2113m 2s

Tokyo Prepares for Summer Olympics

A.M. Edition for June 7. WSJ's Alastair Gale discusses the atmosphere around the Olympic games set to begin in July. WSJ markets columnist Mike Bird on the G-7 multinational tax plan. Apple is expected to unveil updates to its operating systems on popular gadgets. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/2114m 48s

Worker Shortage Holds Back U.S. Labor Market

P.M. Edition for June 4. U.S. employers added 559,000 jobs to the economy in May, but they're still struggling to bring more workers off the sidelines. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the May jobs report. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/2114m 17s

DeFi: The Risks of Decentralized Finance for Crypto Traders

A.M Edition for June 4. WSJ's Paul Vigna explains what decentralized finance is and how crypto traders are using it. The U.S. housing market is hot, but many sellers are staying put. Where can you travel in Europe this summer? Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/2116m 42s

United Bets on Supersonic Flight

P.M. Edition for June 3. United Airlines agreed to purchase 15 supersonic planes from aerospace startup Boom Technologies. If fulfilled, the deal could mean the return of commercial supersonic planes for the first time since the Concorde was retired nearly two decades ago. Reporter Matt Grossman joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/2113m 14s

CEO Pay Increasingly Tied to Diversity Goals

A.M. Edition for June 3. WSJ's Emily Glazer discusses how executive compensation could help increase workplace diversity. As demand for certain goods grows, factories face shortages and prepare for changing consumer habits. Plus, NASA charts its return to Venus. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/2114m 14s

Ransomware Attack on JBS Snarls Food Supply Chain

P.M. Edition for June 2. A ransomware attack on meatpacking company JBS is rippling through the supply chain, driving up wholesale meat prices. Agriculture reporter Jacob Bunge joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on how the attack is impacting the industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/2114m 41s

What Israel's Political Power Shift Could Mean for Peace

A.M. Edition for June 2. WSJ's Felicia Schwartz explains how Israel's longest-serving prime minister could lose power. A cyberattack targeting JBS disrupts the meat industry. New economic growth data highlights the risks of a two-speed global recovery. E-bikes vs bikes. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/2115m 32s

How the Southwest Became a Manufacturing Hotspot

P.M. Edition for June 1. Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma and Nevada added more than 100,000 manufacturing jobs from 2017 to 2020, accounting for 30% of the nation's job growth in that sector, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Reporter Ben Foldy joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what's driving companies to the Southwest. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/2115m 18s

The U.S. Job Market and Economic Outlook

A.M. Edition for June 1. WSJ's Paul Kiernan examines what's at stake in the coming monthly jobs report. WSJ markets editor Quentin Webb looks at the economic implications of China's recent child policy shift. A look at some of the highest-paid CEOs. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/2115m 30s

Tulsa Race Massacre's Economic Toll Echoes Across a Century

P.M. Edition for May 28. The Tulsa race massacre 100 years ago took an immeasurable economic toll on the city's Black community. WSJ reporter Jared Council explains how insurance companies at the time denied Black business and property owners' claims, leading to a generations-long impact on wealth generation. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/2115m 8s

The Future of Food Delivery After the Pandemic

A.M Edition for May 28. Can food-delivery companies be profitable? WSJ's Heather Haddon looks at their strategies. Details of President Biden's proposed $6 trillion budget are expected to be released today. The Jersey Shore sees a revival. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/2115m 6s

The Clock Is Ticking on Covid-19 Origins Investigation

P.M. Edition for May 27. Investigations into the origins of the pandemic have centered on two main theories: that it began as a result of human contact with infected animals, or due to a laboratory accident. Reporter Drew Hinshaw joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the latest on the investigations, and why some researchers say time is running out. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/05/2114m 24s

Oil Suffers Back to Back Defeats on Climate Change

A.M. Edition For May 27. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff explains how two defeats hitting Shell and Exxon step up pressure on the oil industry. WSJ's Jared Hopkins on drugmakers fighting to keep their patents. Plus, the return of meme stocks. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/05/2116m 40s

Amazon-MGM Deal Heats Up the Streaming Wars

P.M. Edition for May 26. Amazon is making another bet on entertainment, with a $6.5 billion deal to buy Hollywood studio MGM. Media reporter Joe Flint joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the deal means for the companies, and for consumers. Plus, Exxon Mobil and Shell suffer defeats that will force the oil industry to confront the threat of climate change. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2114m 8s

Rise in Marijuana Use Prompts Employers to Adapt

A.M. Edition for May 26. WSJ's Matt Grossman discusses the increase in marijuana use among American workers. CEOs of the biggest banks are set to testify before lawmakers starting today. A special grand jury is convened in the investigation into the Trump Organization. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2113m 10s

A Year After George Floyd's Death, Reflecting on Change

P.M. Edition for May 25. The killing of George Floyd by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin sparked a racial reckoning and pledges to change, from politicians to corporate leaders. National politics reporter Joshua Jamerson joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about what's changed over the past year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2115m 41s

White House Proposes Tax Credits to Rehab Low-Income Homes

A.M. Edition for May 25. WSJ's Andrew Ackerman details a White House proposal to spend billions of dollars rehabbing homes. WSJ's Quentin Webb on investors buying risky corporate debt. And, trainee brokers at Merrill Lynch will no longer make cold calls. Peter Granitz hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2113m 37s

Boy Scouts Victims Frustrated by Bankruptcy Process

P.M. Edition for May 24. International calls for an investigation into Belarus's grounding of a Ryanair flight are growing. Plus, the Boy Scouts of America agreed to set up a fund through the bankruptcy process to compensate alleged victims of child sexual abuse. But 15 months later, the organization still hasn't reached a settlement to compensate them. Reporter Joseph De Avila joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/2113m 28s

Do Remote Workers Still Have 'Hustle'?

A.M. Edition for May 24. WSJ's Vanessa Fuhrmans on how some bosses still aren't sure remote workers are as committed as employees at the office. The trial of Apple and 'Fortnite' creator Epic Games nears an end. After paying off credit card debt, borrowers wonder what to pay off next. Peter Granitz hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/2114m 56s

Hot Housing Market Sends Prices Through the Roof

P.M. Edition for May 21. The U.S. housing market has been on a streak. Even though the latest data shows the pace of buying is slowing, competition for limited stock is fierce, and home prices are surging. Housing reporter Nicole Friedman joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/2113m 39s

Rising Food Prices During Pandemic Force Millions Into Hunger

A.M. Edition for May 21. WSJ's Saeed Shah on how rising food costs and decimated incomes have left much of the developing world malnourished. Apple's CEO Tim Cook is expected to take the witness stand today in its court battle with Epic Games. And, why vaccinating teens isn't easy. Peter Granitz hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/2113m 13s

Small Businesses Struggle to Hire in Tight Labor Market

P.M. Edition for May 20. Israel and Hamas agree to cease-fire after 11 days of conflict. Plus, the number of Americans filing for unemployment is declining. Large companies like Amazon are raising wages or even offering signing bonuses. That is making it even harder for small businesses to compete for workers in a tight labor market. Reporter Allison Prang joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/2111m 24s

Federal Reserve Signals End to Easy-Money Pandemic Policies

A.M. Edition for May 20. WSJ's Anna Hirtenstein explains why recent market volatility and a possible end to the Fed's bond buying program are turning investors away from risky bets. WSJ's Will Mauldin lays out the stakes of the Arctic Council meeting. Oatly begins trading today. Peter Granitz hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/2114m 13s

What's Behind Bitcoin's Plunge?

P.M. Edition for May 19. The value of bitcoin was nearing $65,000 just over a month ago. But the cryptocurrency has been on a downward slide since then, and today it took a plunge. Cryptocurrency reporter Paul Vigna joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what is behind the selloff. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/2113m 31s

SPACs Tumble, Punishing Investors

A.M. Edition for May 19. WSJ's Amrith Ramkumar on why SPACs have lost their shine over the recent months. WSJ's Rochelle Toplensky explains why hedge funds are betting on private companies. New York is opening a criminal probe into Trump's business. Hotels are ready to open, but they are facing staffing shortages. Peter Granitz hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/2112m 53s

U.S. Faces Pressure as Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Intensifies

P.M. Edition for May 18. As fighting continues between Israelis and Palestinians, international calls for a cease-fire are growing, and the Biden administration is under pressure to take a stronger stand. Foreign-policy reporter Jessica Donati joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/2115m 2s

Commercial Real Estate Market Thrives Amid Pandemic Shutdowns

A.M. Edition for May 18. WSJ's Konrad Putzier on how rental prices for U.S. hotels and office buildings remained steady despite slowdowns induced by Covid-19. WSJ's David Hodari on why investors are clamoring for U.S. bank stocks. And, pandemic puppies at the workplace. Keith Collins hosts. Correction: The 2020 tax returns released by President Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, showed a decline in adjusted gross income. A previous version of this podcast incorrectly said the 2020 tax returns showed a decline in their taxable income. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/2114m 5s

AT&T Unwinds Its Media Assets, Three Years After Big Bet

P.M. Edition for May 17. AT&T is spinning off media assets it acquired through its $81 billion acquisition of TimeWarner in 2018. The deal with Discovery would create a new company and complete AT&T's retreat from the media business. Telecommunications reporter Drew FitzGerald joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the deal and what it means for the companies and consumers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/2115m 6s

Biden's Free Community-College Tuition Plan Faces Obstacles

A.M. Edition for May 17. WSJ's Josh Mitchell looks at the criticism that has met President Biden's proposal for free community-college tuition. WSJ's Quentin Webb on the return of stock buybacks and dividends this year. And, there's a new time for rush hour. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/2113m 22s

How Employees Moved On After the Collapse of One Small Business

P.M. Edition for May 14. Good Use, a small juice company in the Bay Area, started 2020 with hundreds of customers. But it was one of tens of thousands of small businesses forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic, leaving its employees scrambling. Our workplace and careers reporter Lauren Weber joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the fallout and how employees picked up the pieces. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2115m 41s

Crypto Investors Face Tax Scrutiny

A.M. Edition for May 14. WSJ's Rochelle Toplensky discusses Internal Revenue Service attention on cryptocurrency investors. WSJ's Betsy McKay on the continuing search for clues about the origin of the Covid-19 pandemic. And, air travelers face new frustrations. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2114m 50s

Battle Lines Drawn in Infrastructure Debate

P.M. Edition for May 13. President Biden and Congressional leaders remain at odds over the scope of a national infrastructure plan and how to pay for it. White House reporter Ken Thomas joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the sticking points, and whether a deal is likely. Plus, the CDC is easing mask restrictions for people who are fully vaccinated. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/2116m 17s

Understanding the Israel-Hamas Conflict

A.M. Edition for May 13. WSJ's Felicia Schwartz discusses what is behind the fighting unfolding in Israel. The Colonial Pipeline restarts operations after a cyberattack. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff has more on Tesla's decision to suspend bitcoin payments. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/2115m 32s

Surge in Consumer Prices Raises Concerns About Continued Inflation

P.M. Edition for May 12. Consumer prices jumped 4.2% in April from a year earlier, the biggest increase since 2008 and larger than what economists had expected. This is raising concerns about whether higher inflation is here to stay. Economics editor Nell Henderson joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the latest data means for consumers and the economy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2114m 35s

Some Markets in Asia See Declines After Losses in U.S.

A.M. Edition for May 12. WSJ's Mike Bird discusses challenges facing markets in Asia after U.S. markets fell on Tuesday. Fighting between Israel and Hamas intensifies. WSJ's Joe Wallace on the high demand for tin. New tech tools to order food directly from local farms. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2111m 48s

Why Less Credit-Card Debt Is a Problem for Banks

P.M. Edition for May 11. Early in the pandemic, banks and credit-card companies were bracing for consumers to fall behind on their payments. That didn't happen, and in fact, more Americans are paying off their credit-card debts entirely. Reporter AnnaMaria Andriotis joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain why that's good news for consumers but has banks worried. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2112m 41s

Should You Go Back to the Office?

A.M. Edition for May 11. WSJ's Rachel Feintzeig looks at the risks to your career if you want to continue to work from home. Markets columnist Mike Bird explains how the Colonial Pipeline cyberattack could impact gas prices. And here's why more people are getting married on Mondays. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2113m 26s

Colonial Pipeline Hack Raises Concerns About Threats to Energy Sector

P.M. Edition for May 10. A ransomware attack led to the shutdown of America's largest fuel pipeline. The full impact of the attack is still unclear, but it is already raising concerns about the vulnerability of U.S. energy infrastructure. Energy reporter Collin Eaton joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Plus, the Food and Drug Administration approves the first Covid-19 vaccine for use in adolescents. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/2114m 39s

Why Some Food Delivery Is Costing You More

A.M. Edition for May 10. WSJ's Heather Haddon discusses the additional fees associated with food delivery. A cyberattack forced the shutdown of America's largest fuel pipeline. Corn sees its prices pop. And, Tesla CEO Elon Musk's debut on "Saturday Night Live". Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/2113m 29s

U.S. Job Growth Slows as Businesses Scramble to Find Workers

P.M. Edition for May 7: The U.S. economy added a weaker-than-expected 266,000 jobs in April. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath says the disappointing report reflects companies' struggles to hire workers, despite millions being out of work. Charlie Turner hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/2116m 45s

Cryptocurrency Rally Attracts New Attention to Digital Assets

A.M. Edition for May 7. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff on investors' hunt for the next crypto winner. WSJ's Rochelle Toplensky discusses healthcare stocks after global calls to waive Covid-19 vaccine patents. And, ham-radio enthusiasts are seeking far-off destinations. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/2112m 23s

Push to Waive Covid-19 Vaccine Patent Protections Faces Hurdles

P.M. Edition for May 6: The U.S. has joined a global push to waive intellectual-property protections on Covid-19 vaccines, to help distribute more doses in developing countries. But a waiver won't fix the shortfall immediately. Africa Deputy Bureau Chief Gabriele Steinhauser joins host Charlie Turner to discuss the hurdles facing the plan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/2115m 37s

Businesses Take a Stance on Texas Voting Bill

A.M. Edition for May 6. WSJ's Chip Cutter discusses corporate America's reaction to the latest state voting legislation. U.S. backs a temporary waiver of intellectual-property protection for Covid-19 vaccines. SpaceX's Starship rocket successfully lands on its fifth attempt. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/2113m 20s

Facebook's Oversight Board Orders Review of Trump Ban

P.M. Edition for May 5. Facebook's independent oversight board upheld the company's initial ban of then-President Donald Trump, but said Facebook needed to explain why it would do so indefinitely. San Francisco deputy bureau chief Brad Reagan joins host Charlie Turner to discuss what the ruling means for how Facebook and other social-media companies police content. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/05/2115m 37s

U.S. Auto Makers Face Roadblocks to Future Growth

A.M. Edition for May 5. WSJ's Mike Colias on challenges facing the automotive industry as it looks to grow during the pandemic. A decision from Facebook's independent oversight board on former President Donald Trump's accounts is expected today. Tech stocks stumble. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/05/2113m 16s

What Will Bill and Melinda Gates's Divorce Mean for Their Foundation?

P.M. Edition for May 4: Bill and Melinda Gates have filed for divorce after 27 years of marriage. Health and science reporter Betsy McKay joins host Charlie Turner to discuss what that could mean for the future of their philanthropic organization, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/05/2112m 49s

India Struggles With A Record Surge in Covid-19 Cases

A.M. Edition for May 4. WSJ reporter Krishna Pokharel discusses the state of the coronavirus crisis in India. More earnings are expected today amid recent market growth. Some companies are offering incentives to lure workers back to the office. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/05/2112m 45s

Despite Strong Earnings, Some Stocks Get a Lukewarm Reception

P.M. Edition for May 3: A record portion of companies beat earnings expectations for the first quarter, yet some of their stock prices fell following the results. Markets reporter Akane Otani joins host Charlie Turner to discuss why that is, and what could be next for markets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2114m 7s

Business View of Biden's Spending Plans

A.M. Edition for May 3. WSJ's Ryan Tracy on business leaders' responses to the administration's first 100 days in office and its spending plans. Apple and videogame maker Epic head to court. Individual investors in the U.S. are holding more stocks than ever before. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2112m 31s

Debate Over Federal Student Loan Program Ramps Up

P.M. Edition for April 30. The Biden administration and Democrats in Congress have put forward proposals for how to make college more affordable. A key focus is on the federal student loan program. Economics reporter Josh Mitchell joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss some of the challenges facing that program. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/2115m 12s

Why Start an Airline During the Pandemic?

A.M. Edition for April 30. WSJ's Benjamin Katz discusses what's behind the emergence of new airlines during the Covid-19 pandemic. Dozens are dead after a stampede at a religious festival in Israel. And, diamond engagement rings for men from an iconic jeweler. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/2113m 42s

Biden's Agenda Faces a Tough Path Beyond His First 100 Days

P.M. Edition for April 29. President Biden has proposed a broad, $6 trillion legislative agenda in his first 100 days in office. White House reporter Ken Thomas joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the challenges he will face getting his plans through Congress. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply video content through Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2115m 8s

Takeaways From President Biden's Speech to Congress

A.M. Edition for April 29. WSJ White House reporter Sabrina Siddiqui on key moments from President Biden's speech to Congress as he pushes a broad economic agenda. A look at the markets as the president marks 100 days in office. Amazon workers are set for a pay raise. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2114m 2s

Biden to Propose $1.8 Trillion in Aid for U.S. Families

P.M. Edition for April 28. President Biden will address a joint session of Congress tonight, where he is expected to unveil a new spending proposal aimed at helping U.S. families. It will be the third major economic plan that Mr. Biden has unveiled within his first 100 days in office. White House reporter Catherine Lucey joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the details of the plan and how the president plans to pay for it. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/2114m 15s

Why Zambia Is Looking to China and a Copper Mine

A.M. Edition for April 28. WSJ's Alexandra Wexler on how Zambia hopes a copper mine will help cut its debt with China. President Biden is set to address a joint session of Congress tonight. The Federal Reserve is scheduled to release a policy statement. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/2114m 3s

Could Apple's New Privacy Rules Give It an Edge in Digital Ads?

P.M. Edition for April 27. Google's parent company Alphabet reports record-breaking quarterly earnings, largely driven by digital ad sales. But Google could be facing more competition from Apple. The iPhone maker says its new iOS permission requirements will give users more control of their data. Critics say the restrictions could give Apple a bigger slice of the digital ad market. Digital advertising reporter Patience Haggin speaks with host Charlie Turner. Disclaimer: Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2113m 48s

What Are the Hottest Housing Markets in America?

A.M. Edition for April 27. WSJ's Nicole Friedman discusses the new WSJ/Realtor.com housing list. Major tech companies are set to release earnings this week. The U.S. and other nations offer assistance as Covid-19 surges in India. A clash over coffee in Italy. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2113m 19s

Soldiers Face a Growing Security Risk: Sales of Mobile Phone Data

P.M. Edition for April 26: Mobile apps can track the locations of consumers' phones, but also those of U.S. soldiers in global hot spots. The ease at which location data can be sold commercially, including to adversaries, is raising concerns. Law enforcement and national-security correspondent Byron Tau joins host Charlie Turner to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/2115m 17s

Covid-19 Vaccination Is Now Required for Some Jobs

A.M. Edition for April 26. WSJ's Chip Cutter on vaccine requirements among some employers. The U.S. offers aid to India as its Covid-19 cases skyrocket. WSJ's Quentin Webb looks at which nations will lead the economic recovery from the pandemic. This year's Oscar winners. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/2113m 46s

Major Industries Would Face Big Changes To Reach New Climate Goals

P.M. Edition for April 23. President Biden set a goal this week to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030. But meeting that target will require industries to make some big changes, or speed up those already underway. Senior reporter Russell Gold joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/04/2113m 39s

Decision on Use of J&J's Covid-19 Vaccine Expected Today

A.M. Edition for April 23. WSJ's Peter Loftus discusses the blood-clotting concerns surrounding Johnson & Johnson's single-dose Covid-19 vaccine. WSJ's Rochelle Toplensky on the prospect of rising airfares. How to keep children safe on a popular gaming site. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/04/2116m 21s

How Police Prosecutions Could Change After Chauvin's Conviction

P.M. Edition for April 22: The conviction of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd is renewing calls to address police misconduct. Experts say the conviction could mark a turning point for prosecutions of police. Reporter Zusha Elinson joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/2115m 13s

How the White House Hopes to Curb Greenhouse-Gas Emissions

A.M Edition for April 22. WSJ's Tim Puko discusses the virtual climate summit scheduled to begin today with world leaders. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff on how supply-chain disruptions affect small businesses. A look at how corporate swag may change with the times. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/2116m 35s

Justice Department Investigating Minneapolis Police

P.M. Edition for April 21. The Justice Department opens an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department, a day after the murder conviction of one of its former officers, Derek Chauvin, in the death of George Floyd. Justice Department reporter Sadie Gurman joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the probe could mean for the city's law enforcement. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/2113m 59s

Chauvin Verdict Brings Nationwide Response

A.M. Edition for April 21. WSJ reporters discuss reactions as former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is found guilty in the death of George Floyd. WSJ's Sabrina Siddiqui on vaccination challenges in the U.S. And, a soccer league meltdown in Europe. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/2116m 23s

Derek Chauvin Convicted of Murder in Death of George Floyd

P.M. Edition for April 20. A Minneapolis jury found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty in the death of George Floyd. Erin Ailworth reports from outside the courthouse. Plus, police departments have been reevaluating their approach to demonstrations, after last summer's unrest sparked by Mr. Floyd's death. Reporter Dan Frosch joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the changes they have implemented since then. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/04/2114m 13s

European Nations Weigh Relationships With Russia

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
20/04/2113m 59s

Jury Begins Deliberations in Murder Trial of Derek Chauvin

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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/04/2115m 58s

SPACs Could Face New Regulation

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
19/04/2115m 17s

Texas Wrestles With How to Fix Its Energy Market

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
16/04/2115m 2s

The Report Card on a Return to School

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
16/04/2115m 6s

Chauvin Murder Trial Enters Final Stage

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
15/04/2114m 44s

America's Booming Housing Market Generates International Interest

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
15/04/2115m 47s

Coinbase's Public Debut Marks Milestone for Cryptocurrency

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
14/04/2114m 42s

What Earnings Season Could Reveal About Economic Recovery

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
14/04/2112m 26s

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

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
13/04/2117m 28s

Why Jack Ma's Businesses Face Scrutiny From Chinese Regulators

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
13/04/2113m 52s

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

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
12/04/2115m 20s

How Some CEOs Are Planning to Tackle Voting Rights

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
12/04/2115m 48s

Amazon Workers in Alabama Vote Against Unionizing

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
09/04/2115m 57s

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

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
09/04/2114m 20s

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

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
08/04/2114m 34s

Why Greenland's Rare Materials Are Spurring Interest From China

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
08/04/2114m 41s

New Theory Emerges In Hack of Microsoft Email Software

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
07/04/2115m 43s

What Is Driving the Stock Swings and Growth of the Market

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
07/04/2112m 45s

Will Pandemic Rules Survive in a Post-Pandemic World?

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
06/04/2115m 20s

Amazon Faces Challenge From Small Businesses

A.M Edition for April 6. WSJ's Ryan Tracy looks at how a coalition of trade groups representing small businesses aims to lobby against Amazon. Credit Suisse reports a big loss after the Archegos Capital Management meltdown. GameStop could be selling more stock. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/2114m 41s

Why Yellen Is Calling for a Global Minimum Corporate Tax Rate

P.M. Edition for April 5. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says a global minimum tax rate for corporations will level the playing field between countries. But will other nations get on board? Economic policy reporter Kate Davidson joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how the proposal could shape this week's meetings of global financial policy makers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/2114m 6s

U.S. and Iran Set to Resume Talks on Nuclear Deal This Week

A.M. Edition for April 5. WSJ's Michael Gordon discusses what each side is looking to achieve from the discussions. Another bidder for Tribune Publishing emerges in a takeover deal. And, a look at possible tech solutions for sleepless nights. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/2113m 2s

Derek Chauvin Trial Week 1: Key Moments

P.M. Edition for April 2. The death of George Floyd last year shook the nation. Testimony began this week in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of Floyd's murder. Reporter Erin Ailworth joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the key moments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/2121m 15s

What May Power the U.S. Economy to Its Fastest Growth in Decades

A.M. Edition for April 2. WSJ's Paul Hannon on the impact the U.S.'s expected economic expansion may have on the global economy this year. Gold futures have their worst quarter since 2016. Getting a Covid-19 shot is a celebration at some vaccination sites. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/2113m 14s

Which Sectors Stand to Benefit From Biden's Infrastructure Plan?

P.M. Edition for April 1. President Biden's $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan could bring a cash infusion to many sectors of the economy. But that funding comes with some conditions. And not everyone is on board, including companies that would have to foot the bill through tax hikes. Senior Washington correspondent Jacob Schlesinger joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/2112m 39s

Stocks Favored in 'Reopening Trade' Hit Turbulence

A.M. Edition for April 1. WSJ's Michael Wursthorn on why stocks that were doing well early on in the pandemic are now retreating. Rival chip makers Micron Technology and Western Digital are each exploring a potential deal for Japan's Kioxia. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/2113m 44s

Bridges, Roads, Corporate Tax Hikes: Biden's $2T Infrastructure Plan

P.M. Edition for March 31. From fixing roads and bridges and expanding broadband access to combating climate change: President Biden outlined a broad, $2 trillion dollar infrastructure plan in Pittsburgh today. But getting it passed won't be easy. White House reporter Tarini Parti joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/03/2114m 32s

President Biden Starts to Unveil Spending Proposal Today

A.M. Edition for March 31. WSJ's Jacob Schlesinger discusses the principles guiding the multitrillion-dollar spending plan. The International Monetary Fund expresses some optimism about the global economy. And, questions over proof of Covid-19 vaccination. Marc Stewart hosts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/03/2114m 29s

How Hedge Fund Archegos Capital Rattled Wall Street

P.M. Edition for March 30. A little-known investment firm's big bets on stocks including ViacomCBS and Discovery went south, leading the fund's banks to liquidate more than $30 billion in recent days. WSJ markets editor Colin Barr joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain what went wrong at Archegos Capital Management, and why the episode could be a warning sign for Wall Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2115m 56s

Women Could Be Aided by 'Caregiving Economy' Investment

A.M. Edition for March 30. WSJ's Catherine Lucey discusses President Biden's potential plans to support women in the workforce who also serve as caregivers. Boeing lands a big order for its 737 MAX jets. A shipping-container shortage could hinder global supply chains. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2112m 59s

Are More Bankruptcies on the Horizon?

P.M. Edition for March 29. Last year, when the pandemic shut down the economy and left millions of people unemployed, many economists feared that would lead to a flood of personal and commercial bankruptcies. But federal aid helped stem the tide. Now economists are worried about what happens when the money falls away. Reporter Soma Biswas joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/2114m 10s

Outcome of Amazon Union Vote Could Have Broad Implications

A.M. Edition for March 29. WSJ's Sebastian Herrera has more as Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama decide whether to unionize. Progress is made to free the ship stuck in the Suez Canal. Parts of the Biden administration's spending plan become clearer. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/2114m 3s

WeWork Aims to Go Public, This Time Via $9 Billion SPAC Deal

P.M. Edition for March 26. Nearly two years after its failed IPO, WeWork is getting a second shot at the public markets. The office-sharing startup agreed to merge with a special-purpose acquisition company, or SPAC. The deal with BowX Acquisition values WeWork at $9 billion, including debt. Capital markets reporter Maureen Farrell joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the possible risks and rewards for the company as well as investors. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/2113m 33s

College-Bound Students Face Increased Competition

A.M. Edition for March 26. WSJ's Melissa Korn looks at this year's college application process. WSJ's Andrew Ackerman discusses the Federal Reserve's lifting of some restrictions on banks. U.S. airlines add dozens of domestic routes. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/2114m 23s

Immigration, China and the Filibuster: Biden's First News Conference

P.M. Edition for March 25. President Biden's first formal press conference since taking office was a wide-ranging, hour-long Q&A session with reporters, covering topics in foreign and domestic policy as well as procedural issues such as the Senate filibuster. Executive Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib joins host Annmarie Fertoli with analysis of the key moments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/2116m 15s

Big Tech CEOs to Face Questions Over Platforms' Content

A.M. Edition for March 25. The heads of Facebook, Google and Twitter are set to appear in front of House lawmakers today. North Korea launches ballistic missiles; WSJ Korea Bureau Chief Timothy W. Martin has the latest. The Olympic torch relay begins in Japan. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/2113m 11s

Ship Stuck in Suez Canal Threatens More Supply-Chain Disruptions

P.M. Edition for March 24. A giant container ship is stuck in the Suez Canal, blocking one of the world's busiest trading routes. The blockage comes at a challenging time, with global supply chains already stretched. Chip Cummins, the WSJ's business editor for Europe, joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the latest on efforts to dislodge the vessel, and the potential economic impact. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/03/2111m 58s

Pandemic Restrictions in Europe Further Affect Daily Life

A.M. Edition for March 24. WSJ's Ruth Bender discusses the challenges from increased Covid-19 restrictions around Europe. President Biden calls for stronger gun control after Monday's deadly shooting in Boulder, Colo. GameStop releases earnings. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/03/2114m 8s

Biden Under Pressure to Address Surge in Border Crossings

P.M. Edition for March 23. Senior White House officials are visiting Mexico and Guatemala this week to talk with leaders there about how to curtail the new influx of migrants at the southern border. U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested about 97,000 migrants crossing illegally in February, the most since 2019. Immigration reporter Michelle Hackman joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what is causing the surge, and how the Biden administration is responding. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2115m 48s

Behind the Rise of the Pandemic's Bull Market

A.M. Edition for March 23. WSJ's Caitlin McCabe looks at the bear-to-bull market shift in the midst of the pandemic. A shooting at a Boulder, Colo. supermarket leaves 10 people dead, including a police officer. Retail sees some encouragement at the airport. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2113m 52s

Hospitals Hid Prices From Search Results, WSJ Investigation Finds

P.M. Edition for March 22. Hospitals now are required to disclose their pricing to the public, but that doesn't mean the information is easy to obtain. A WSJ investigation found that hospitals hid much of the data from search results. Health reporter Anna Wilde Mathews joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/2114m 6s

How a Return to the Office Brings Logistical and Personal Challenges

A.M. Edition for March 22. WSJ's Emily Glazer on the challenges of heading back to the office. In U.S. trials, AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine is shown to be safe and 79% effective in preventing symptomatic disease. Investors look to new kinds of influencers. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/2115m 30s

Driving Door to Door: Helping Rural America Get Vaccinated

P.M. Edition for March 19. The CDC issues new guidelines to get students back in the classroom. Plus, distributing Covid-19 vaccines across the nation is an enormous public-health effort. More than 46 million Americans live in rural areas, according to the Census Bureau, and getting many of them vaccinated comes with unique challenges. Reporter Julie Wernau joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2115m 41s

Why The Value of the U.S. Dollar Could Affect Your Spending Power

A.M. Edition for March 19. WSJ's Paul J. Davies looks at concerns over fluctuation in the value of the U.S. dollar. WSJ's William Mauldin has the latest from the U.S.-China meeting underway in Alaska. Zoom meetings help prompt a surge in cosmetic dental work. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2113m 53s

Supply-Chain Disruptions Are Hurting Companies and Consumers

P.M. Edition for March 18. From cars to computers to clothing, global supply chains are still plagued with problems in many industries, even a year into the pandemic. Energy reporter Christopher M. Matthews joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss why supply chains are still broken and what that means for companies and consumers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/03/2114m 12s

How the Covid-19 Relief Package Could Help State and Local Governments

A.M. Edition for March 18. WSJ's Kate Davidson explains provisions in stimulus aid to help local communities. A high-level meeting between top officials from the U.S. and China begins today in Alaska. Boeing faces another hurdle. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/03/2114m 50s

Federal Reserve Gives Brighter Economic Outlook

P.M. Edition for March 17. The Federal Reserve offered a more optimistic growth outlook, saying it plans to hold interest rates near zero through 2023, continue bond purchases and keep other policies in place to support the economy through the recovery. Senior writer Jon Hilsenrath joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what the updated outlook means for the labor market, businesses and inflation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/03/2115m 31s

Reasons Why a Strong Housing Market May Continue

A.M. Edition for March 17. WSJ's Nicole Friedman looks at the future of the U.S. housing market, including the risk of a bubble bursting. Several people are killed in a series of shootings in the Atlanta area. Plastic demand increases. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/03/2115m 23s

Why Covid-19 Vaccines for Children Are Key to the Economic Recovery

P.M. Edition for March 16. As vaccination efforts ramp up across the U.S. and more groups become eligible, one large population that has been left out so far is children. But Moderna says the first children in its pediatric study of the vaccine have received their shots. Health and medicine editor Jonathan Rockoff joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the importance of vaccinating children for the broader economic recovery. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2114m 48s

How Could AstraZeneca's Covid-19 Vaccine Suspension Affect EU Efforts?

A.M. Edition for March 16. WSJ's Jenny Strasburg discusses the broader impact as more European countries suspend use of AstraZeneca's vaccine. The Federal Reserve is set to begin its policy meeting this week. Airlines see some growth in bookings, but challenges remain. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2114m 40s

Can Electric-Vehicle Startups Meet Their High Growth Targets?

P.M. Edition for March 15. The electric-vehicle industry is projecting explosive growth - and investors are trying to get in on the ground floor. Reporter Eliot Brown joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what's driving demand, and the challenges the industry is facing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/2112m 40s

President Biden Plans Cross-Country Tour to Tout Covid-19 Relief

A.M. Edition for March 15. President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are set to travel to battleground states this week. Supply chains face new struggles as the economy recovers. WSJ's Lingling Wei discusses the coming U.S.-China meeting in Alaska. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/2114m 39s

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Resists Calls to Resign

P.M. Edition for March 12. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo received national attention for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic in the state. But in the past few weeks, multiple current and former staffers have accused him of inappropriate behavior and in some cases, sexual harassment. He denies the allegations and has rebuffed calls from within his own party to resign. Albany reporter Jimmy Vielkind joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/2116m 28s

President Biden Urges Covid-19 Vaccinations for All Adults

A.M. Edition for March 12. President Biden presses states to widen Covid-19 vaccine eligibility to all American adults by May 1. OPEC expresses optimism in its forecast. WSJ's Duncan Mavin discusses the rise and fall of specialty finance firm Greensill. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/2114m 32s

How Covid Relief Could Become a Political Football

P.M. Edition for March 11. President Biden signed the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 economic-relief bill today, marking his first major legislative victory. But Republicans are hoping to use the bill's price tag to their advantage as well. White House reporter Ken Thomas joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/2115m 44s

Traders Look Ahead After Dow Hits 32000

A.M Edition for March 11. WSJ's Anna Hirtenstein on what's behind the surge after the Dow's record close. Federal regulators lift restrictions on visits to nursing homes. WSJ's Ryan Tracy on issues and sectors lawmakers may focus on related to antitrust law. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/2112m 3s

Security Experts Concerned Hackers Are Exploiting U.S. Security Gap

P.M. Edition for March 10. Two recent, massive cyberattacks have something in common: Hackers appear to have used U.S.-based servers to launch the attacks. That has lawmakers and security experts concerned that they are doing so to avoid detection by the National Security Agency. Cybersecurity and intelligence reporter Dustin Volz explains. Plus: The House approves a $1.9 trillion Covid-19 aid bill. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/03/2114m 20s

Disney+ Streaming Service Reaches More Than 100 Million Subscribers

A.M. Edition for March 10. Disney projects the streaming service will have 260 million subscribers by 2024. As lawmakers prepare to pass the Covid-19 stimulus package, WSJ's Kate Davidson looks at the broader impact. WSJ's Mike Bird discusses the volatility of SPACs. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/03/2114m 23s

What Is in the New Stimulus Package for U.S. Households?

P.M. Edition for March 9. A big focus of the debate over the Covid-19 economic-relief bill has been the stimulus checks. But there is a lot more in the $1.9 trillion package for U.S. families. Political reporter Gabriel T. Rubin joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/03/2115m 24s

House Nears Vote to Pass $1.9 Trillion Covid-19 Aid Bill

A.M. Edition for March 9. The stimulus package includes $1,400 direct payments to many Americans. WSJ's Mike Bird examines the future impact of the relief bill. WSJ's Heather Haddon on how restaurants are preparing for diners. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/03/2112m 43s

How Women Are Coping With Covid-19's Impact on Their Careers

P.M. Edition for March 8. This year, International Women's Day coincides with the anniversary of the pandemic reshaping the U.S. economy. Vanessa Fuhrmans, deputy bureau chief of the WSJ's management and career team, discusses why the Covid-19-fueled recession had an outsize effect on women in the workplace. Janet Babin hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/2114m 51s

Meghan Markle Makes Revelations About Royal Life in Oprah Interview

A.M. Edition for March 8. GE nears deal to combine its aircraft-leasing business with Ireland's AerCap. The trial of a former officer in George Floyd's killing is set to begin. Mackenzie Scott, the former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, marries again. Marc Stewart hosts. Correction: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's son Archie would be an older brother after their daughter is born this summer. A previous version of this podcast stated that Archie would be the younger brother. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/2114m 12s

Could February Job Gains Signal Stronger Hiring This Spring?

P.M. Edition for March 5. The Labor Department says employers added 379,000 hires last month, and the unemployment rate fell to 6.2%. Those are the best monthly job numbers since last fall. The better-than-expected report is boosting hopes of stronger hiring this spring. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/2113m 12s

Stimulus Bill Moves Forward in Senate After Late-Night Session

A.M. Edition for March 5. The House will have to approve the revised bill after it passes the Senate. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff has context ahead of today's February jobs report from the Labor Department. WSJ's Ted Mann examines infrastructure projects in America. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/2115m 2s

How OSHA Struggled to Address Workplace Safety During the Pandemic

P.M. Edition for March 4. A Wall Street Journal investigation found that OSHA, the agency whose job it is to ensure worker safety, conducted fewer inspections and often took limited steps to address complaints of unsafe work practices during the pandemic. Investigative reporter Alexandra Berzon joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/2117m 0s

U.S. House Cancels Session Amid Security Threat

A.M. Edition for March 4. Fears of violence prompt the House of Representatives to cancel today's session. WSJ's Anna Hirtenstein looks at the rise of another stock likely fueled by online chatter. WSJ's Miguel Bustillo on the energy sector's push for greener options. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/2114m 58s

Google to Limit Ad Targeting Based on Web Browsing

P.M. Edition for March 3. Alphabet, Google's parent company, says that beginning next year, it will stop using or investing in tracking technology that follows users across multiple websites. The move by the world's biggest digital-advertising company could accelerate broader changes to how companies target their ads. Reporter Keach Hagey joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how the changes could affect you. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/03/2114m 31s

Neera Tanden's Nomination to Head the Budget Office Is Withdrawn

A.M. Edition for March 3. The White House seeks a new nominee to lead the Office of Management and Budget. SPACs may face fewer hurdles in the U.K. WSJ's Sharon Terlep discusses how drugstores may use personal information gathered during Covid-19 vaccinations. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/03/2114m 14s

Biden Ramps Up Vaccination Efforts; Target Bests Rivals

P.M. Edition for March 2. President Biden says the U.S. will have enough vaccines to inoculate all adults by the end of May. White House reporter Sabrina Siddiqui has the details. Plus, Target bests its competitors, notching a 20% jump in sales. Retail reporter Sarah Nassauer explains how the company did it. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/03/2113m 3s

Democrats Press Ahead With Covid-19 Aid Bill

A.M. Edition for March 2. President Biden and Democratic allies hope to push the Covid-19 relief package through the Senate this week. WSJ's William Boston on the surge in electrical-vehicle sales in Europe. And, drive-through restaurants look for new spaces. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/03/2114m 45s

Why Corporate Diversity Data Is Hard to Compare

P.M. Edition for March 1. Investors and the general public are pushing companies to make good on promises they have made to prioritize diversity in hiring. Now more companies are disclosing details about the diversity of their workforces. But the data is hard to compare. Special writer Theo Francis joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/2114m 39s

J&J's Single-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Gets CDC Approval

A.M. Edition for March 1. Johnson & Johnson expects to ship about four million doses of its single-shot Covid-19 vaccine right away. WSJ's Max Colchester looks at questions and issues surrounding proof of vaccination. And, winners at the 78th Golden Globes. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/2114m 49s

How Much Stimulus Does The Economy Need?

P.M. Edition for February 26. U.S. household income rose 10% in January, according to the Commerce Department. The second-largest jump in history came after the last round of stimulus in December. Economics reporter Josh Mitchell joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about the broader impact of federal aid on households and the economy, as Congress debates the next round of stimulus. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/2114m 40s

Global Stocks Follow Wall Street Lower on Friday

A.M. Edition for Feb. 26. WSJ's Anna Hirtenstein has more on the international trading slump. WSJ's Amrith Ramkumar looks at what's behind the surge in publicly traded companies. The U.S. launches an airstrike in Syria. An iconic toy brand gets a new look. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/2114m 17s

What A Minimum Wage Hike Could Mean for the Restaurant Industry

P.M. Edition for Feb. 25. Over 15 million people work in the restaurant industry - making it one of the largest groups that would be impacted by an increase in the federal minimum wage. But there's division over the issue in Congress - and the industry itself. WSJ restaurant reporter Heather Haddon joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/02/2114m 33s

Boeing Moved to Replace 777 Engine Covers Before Recent Failures

A.M. Edition for Feb. 25. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff discusses the sudden surge involving GameStop. WSJ's Jaewon Kang looks at the debate over bonus pay for grocery store workers during the pandemic. CEOs take bold steps to engage with employees working from home. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/02/2113m 33s

Should You Get Johnson & Johnson's Single-Shot Covid-19 Vaccine?

P.M. Edition for Feb. 24. Johnson & Johnson's one-dose Covid-19 vaccine could get Food and Drug Administration approval as early as this weekend. But the shot has been shown to be less effective than the vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer. Medicine and FDA reporter Tom Burton joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain why it is still a boon to vaccination efforts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/02/2115m 23s

FDA Analysis of J&J's Single-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Expected Today

A.M. Edition for Feb. 24. Today's release is a key step toward emergency authorization. WSJ's Jared Hopkins discusses the unusual alliances among drugmakers during the pandemic. WSJ's Mike Bird looks at the recent decline in the cryptocurrency market. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/02/2114m 23s

Why Texans Are Getting Hit With High Power Bills After Energy Crisis

P.M. Edition for Feb. 23. First the freeze, then the blackouts. Now, Texans are struggling to pay for the surge in energy prices from the deadly winter storm. Reporter Katherine Blunt joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain why residents have been left footing the bill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/2114m 13s

Federal Reserve Chairman to Testify on U.S. Economic Health

A.M. Edition for Feb. 23. WSJ's Paul Kiernan previews Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's testimony in front of members of Congress. WeWork may have another chance to go public. WSJ's Quentin Webb looks at the recent success of small-company stocks. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/2114m 43s

U.S. Surpasses 500,000 Covid-19 Deaths

P.M. Edition for Feb. 22. More than half a million people in the U.S. have died from Covid-19. Plus, when the pandemic hit hard last spring, U.S. manufacturers were prepared for a recession. But they didn't count on a surge in demand for consumer products. Manufacturing reporter Bob Tita joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss why companies are still struggling to catch up. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/2113m 29s

Boeing Grounds Some 777 Jets Amid Engine Concerns

A.M. Edition for Feb. 22. Several airlines ground Boeing's 777 aircraft with a specific engine type. WSJ's Mike Bird looks at growth and caution surrounding the bond market. WSJ's Vanessa Fuhrmans looks at corporate efforts to recruit and retain Black workers. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/2114m 43s

Biden to Approve Federal Disaster Assistance for Texas

P.M. Edition for Feb. 19. Millions of Texans still don't have access to safe drinking water, after a winter storm wreaked havoc across the state this week. U.S. reporter Elizabeth Findell joins host Annmarie Fertoli with the latest on the ground. Plus, Pfizer and BioNTech say their Covid-19 vaccine is highly effective after a single dose. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/2112m 6s

Millions in Texas Are Left Without Safe Drinking Water

A.M. Edition for Feb. 19. President Biden and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott discuss federal assistance after severe winter weather. WSJ's Caitlin Ostroff looks at the tactics of Reddit traders. WSJ's Joe Wallace examines the impact of a shipping container shortage. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/2115m 6s

Democrats Pursue Different Approaches on Immigration Reform

P.M. Edition for Feb. 18. A broad immigration-reform bill supported by President Biden and introduced in Congress today is likely to face an uphill battle. Democrats are looking at various strategies, like breaking up the legislation into smaller pieces, to get parts of their plan through. Immigration policy reporter Michelle Hackman joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/02/2115m 18s

GameStop Frenzy is Focus of Hearing in Washington Today

A.M. Edition for Feb. 18. The House Financial Services Committee will question key players in the GameStop saga. Winter weather forces semiconductor makers to go idle in Texas. And, a look at the different approaches of government aid in the U.S. and Europe. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/02/2114m 34s

U.S. Retail Sales Rebound From Weak Holiday Period

P.M. Edition for Feb. 17. U.S. retail spending rose 5.3% in January, after three straight months of declines. Reporter Harriet Torry discusses what fueled the greater-than-expected jump, and what the numbers say about our changing spending habits and the impact of government stimulus. Janet Babin hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/02/2112m 3s

Winter Weather Affects Daily Routines and Livestock

A.M. Edition for Feb. 17. Winter weather has crippled parts of the U.S. WSJ's Quentin Webb looks at possible economic repercussions. Berkshire Hathaway expands its stock portfolio. WSJ's Lauren Weber discusses the challenges of filing Covid-19 claims at work. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/02/2115m 20s

Millions Without Electricity as Winter Storm Forces Power Outages

P.M. Edition for Feb. 16. Millions in the central and southern U.S. are without power as frigid weather causes rolling blackouts. Reporter Katherine Blunt reports from Texas on the causes of the outages. Plus, bitcoin surges to a new trading high. Reporter Akane Otani discusses what is driving the rally. Janet Babin hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/2114m 5s

President Biden Makes First Official Trip to Push Stimulus

A.M. Edition for Feb. 16. President Biden hits the road to cement support for the administration's Covid-19 relief plan. WSJ's Alex Leary discusses the challenges ahead. The WTO appoints its first female leader. Oil prices rally as winter weather hits the U.S. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/2112m 13s

Special Edition: Senate Acquits Trump in Second Impeachment Trial

In a final vote of 57 to 43, the Senate acquitted former President Donald Trump on the charge of inciting an insurrection at the Capitol on Jan. 6. Seven Republicans joined all Democrats, resulting in the most bipartisan vote ever in an impeachment trial. Politics reporter Eliza Collins joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the outcome and the potential impact of the historic impeachment vote. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/2113m 38s

Trump Impeachment Defense Wraps; CDC Presses for School Reopenings

P.M. Edition for Feb. 12. Former President Donald Trump's defense team wrapped up arguments in the Senate impeachment trial. Politics reporter Eliza Collins has more on their case. Plus, the CDC is pushing K-12 schools to reopen safely. Reporter Yoree Koh explains the new guidance. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/2116m 17s

Former President Trump's Legal Team Presents Impeachment Defense Today

A.M. Edition for Feb. 12. Lawyers representing former President Donald Trump plan to use only one of their two allotted days. The WSJ's Anna Wilde Mathews discusses the stark differences in healthcare costs. Cannabis stocks gain the attention of day traders. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/2114m 9s

Democrats Wrap Up Impeachment Case; Prosecutors Probe GameStop Frenzy

P.M. Edition for Feb. 11. House impeachment managers focus on rioters' words, in the final day of their presentation before the Senate. Congressional reporter Lindsay Wise has more. Plus, financial enforcement reporter Dave Michaels explains why federal prosecutors are looking into the recent GameStop trading frenzy. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/02/2112m 53s

Democrats to Wrap Up Their Case in Impeachment Trial

A.M. Edition for Feb. 11. Democrats are expected to finish laying out their case before former President Donald Trump's lawyers present their side. The Federal Reserve chairman talks about the economic future. WSJ's Chip Cutter discusses the return to work. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/02/2113m 30s

New Evidence Presented in Impeachment Trial; TikTok Sale Is Shelved

P.M. Edition for Feb. 10. Democrats say former President Trump inflamed and incited the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. Capitol Hill reporter Siobhan Hughes has more on the case they presented today. Plus, tech policy reporter John D. McKinnon explains why the Biden administration is shelving a plan to force a TikTok sale. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/02/2116m 17s

Proceedings Move Forward in Trump Impeachment Trial

A.M. Edition for Feb. 10. Democrats will begin presenting their case in the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. The WSJ's Jing Yang looks at investment in China amid new regulatory challenges. Plus, diamond prices glimmer again. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/02/2114m 16s

Senate Votes to Move Ahead With Impeachment Trial

P.M. Edition for Feb. 9. The Senate voted 56 to 44 to proceed with the historic second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. Politics reporter Eliza Collins has more. Plus, pandemic mortgage relief is ending soon for millions of Americans. Consumer finance and banking reporter Orla McCaffrey explains what the impact could be. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/2114m 24s

Former President Trump's Second Impeachment Trial Begins Today

A.M. Edition for Feb. 9. The parameters of former President Donald Trump's impeachment trial are established as proceedings begin in the Senate. The WSJ's Joshua Jamerson looks at the future of the Republican Party. Plus, stimulus talks help to propel the markets. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/2114m 45s

Tesla Bets on Bitcoin with $1.5 Billion Investment

P.M. Edition for Feb. 8. Tesla announced a $1.5 billion investment in Bitcoin today - sending the volatile cryptocurrency's price soaring. But what does Tesla's big buy in mean for Bitcoin - and investors? WSJ Heard on the Street Columnist Charley Grant joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/2112m 24s

South Africa Halts Planned Rollout of AstraZeneca Vaccine

A.M. Edition for Feb. 8. AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine rollout in South Africa is on hold amid questions of efficacy against a new variant. WSJ's Siobhan Hughes previews a busy week in Washington, including former President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Marc Stewart hosts. Correction: Sushi transactions processed by the restaurant-management platform "Toast" grew 56% from March to December of last year. In a previous version of this podcast, we said it was from March to April. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/2115m 28s

U.S. Employers Cautiously Added New Jobs in January

P.M. Edition for Feb. 5. After cutting jobs in December, U.S. employers added 49,000 hires last month. The unemployment rate ticked down to 6.3%. But some economists say it is too soon to call it a comeback. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/2114m 3s

Kia Approaches Partners in Georgia to Build Apple's Electric Car

A.M. Edition for Feb. 5. Republican Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene is removed from two committee posts following a House vote. TikTok faces new competition. WSJ's Joseph De Avila looks at the struggles seniors face as they try to get Covid-19 shots. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/2114m 6s

China Presents Key Foreign-Policy Challenges for Biden

P.M. Edition for Feb. 4. President Biden outlined his foreign-policy goals today, focusing on rebuilding key democratic alliances. One of the biggest diplomatic challenges facing the administration will be U.S.-China relations. Senior writer Bob Davis joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/2114m 42s

Hedge Fund Makes Millions on GameStop

A.M. Edition for Feb. 4. A hedge fund made nearly $700 million in the GameStop rally. Consulting giant McKinsey reaches a settlement centering on opioid painkillers. Plus, WSJ economics reporter Kate Davidson previews coming jobs data. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/2113m 7s

Bezos' Successor Andy Jassy Solidifies Amazon's Bet on Cloud Computing

P.M. Edition for Feb. 3. As head of Amazon Web Services, Andy Jassy has been driving Amazon's rise in cloud computing for years. That business has been booming, and grew even more during the pandemic. Tech reporter Aaron Tilley joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss Mr. Jassy's elevation to CEO later this year, and how he could steer the company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/02/2115m 27s

Who is Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' Successor?

A.M. Edition for Feb. 3. Andy Jassy's elevation within Amazon comes after a long tenure as head of its booming cloud-computing business. The WSJ's Eric Morath discusses the debate surrounding raising the minimum wage. Plus, wood pulp becomes a hot commodity. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/02/2113m 39s

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to Step Down; Big Tech Soars, Big Oil Falls

P.M. Edition for Feb. 2. Big tech earnings came with a surprise announcement today: Amazon founder Jeff Bezos will be stepping down as CEO. Deputy tech editor Brad Reagan has more on what propelled Amazon and Google parent Alphabet to new heights last year. Plus: 2020 was brutal for the oil industry. Reporter Chris Matthews explains why the industry is cautiously optimistic about the year to come. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/2115m 49s

Lawmakers Set Date to Discuss GameStop and Online Trading

A.M. Edition for Feb. 2. A House committee will hold a hearing to address recent volatility of shares of GameStop and other companies. The WSJ's Drew Hinshaw looks at vaccine delays and the economic impact. GOP senators meet with President Biden over stimulus. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/2113m 38s

First GameStop, Then AMC. Now, a Silver Rush.

P.M. Edition for Feb. 1. Day traders who spurred a frenzy in the shares of GameStop and AMC last week are setting their sights on the global silver market. The commodity had its biggest one-day advance in more than a decade Monday. Markets reporter Amrith Ramkumar joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the potential risks of trading in the notoriously volatile commodity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/2114m 23s

Myanmar's Military Seizes Power From Civilian Leaders

A.M. Edition for Feb. 1. The coup has dealt a blow to Myanmar's transition from military rule to democracy. Health-tech startups assist in Covid-19 vaccination efforts in the U.S. Plus, a winter storm could lead to coastal flooding along the East Coast. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/2112m 25s

GameStop, AMC End a Wild Week; J&J Says Covid-19 Vaccine 66% Effective

P.M. Edition for Jan. 29. GameStop and AMC stocks bounced back Friday, after online brokers eased trading restrictions. But now securities regulators are reviewing this week's frenzy. Markets reporter Akane Otani has more on the wild week on Wall Street, and financial-enforcement reporter Dave Michaels explains what regulators are reviewing. Plus, Johnson & Johnson says its Covid-19 vaccine is 66% effective. Health and medicine editor Jonathan Rockoff has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/2116m 17s

EU Decision on AstraZeneca's Covid-19 Vaccine Expected Today

A.M. Edition for Jan. 29. As European nations struggle with the Covid-19 vaccine rollout, the WSJ's Bojan Pancevski looks at the issues facing the EU. GameStop shares rise in off-hours trading. And, cigarette sales flatten during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/2112m 54s

Brokerages Curb GameStop Trades; Reddit Investors Respond With Fury

P.M. Edition for Jan. 28: Online brokerages including Robinhood restricted trading in hot stocks including GameStop and AMC, sending their share prices lower. That had traders on Reddit's WallStreetBets seeing red, and they aren't the only ones questioning the moves. Markets reporter Akane Otani joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the latest twists. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/01/2115m 49s

GDP Release Today to Reveal Health of American Economy

A.M. Edition for Jan. 28. The WSJ's Harriet Torry discusses the expectations for today's GDP. Traders look for gains after Wednesday's losses. Plus, the company behind Purell hand sanitizer looks beyond the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/01/2114m 21s

Boeing Reports Record Annual Loss of Nearly $12 Billion

P.M. Edition for Jan. 27. More companies are getting swept up in the social-media-fueled trading frenzy, sending unlikely stocks like AMC and GameStop soaring. Plus, the pandemic is just one of several problems plaguing plane maker Boeing. Aerospace and defense reporter Doug Cameron has the details. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/01/2113m 46s

Big Day Ahead for Tech Company Earnings

A.M. Edition for Jan. 27. Apple, Facebook and Tesla report quarterly results today. The WSJ's Jason Douglas discusses the severe economic struggles in the U.K. and across Europe. Plus, a look at Davos without the annual forum. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/01/2113m 15s

Why Shares of GameStop Have Been Soaring

P.M. Edition for Jan. 26. The Biden Administration says it will purchase enough Covid-19 vaccine doses to inoculate the U.S. population by the end of the summer. Plus, from BlackBerry to GameStop, a frenzy of trading fueled by online forums has sent some unlikely stocks soaring. Financial editor Charles Forelle joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain what is happening. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/2116m 20s

More Big Companies to Report Earnings as Market Sets Records

A.M. Edition for Jan. 26. Janet Yellen's nomination as U.S. Treasury secretary is confirmed by the Senate. The WSJ's Alison Sider discusses airline earnings and challenges. The plan to place Harriet Tubman on U.S. currency moves forward. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/2114m 55s

What's Slowing the U.S. Coronavirus Vaccine Rollout?

P.M. Edition for Jan. 25. Two Covid-19 vaccines are being distributed across the U.S., but the rollout has been slow. Pharmaceutical reporter Jared Hopkins discusses what is causing the bottlenecks. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/2115m 10s

President Biden Expected to Sign 'Buy American' Order

A.M. Edition for Jan. 25. The executive order is geared toward strengthening domestic manufacturing. WSJ Senior Editor Bob Davis discusses possible trade policy under the new administration. A big week of earnings for tech stocks. Plus, millennial prenups. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/2114m 0s

What Blocking the Keystone XL Pipeline Means for U.S.-Canada Relations

P.M. Edition for Jan. 22. After more than a decade of political, environmental and regulatory wrangling, President Biden revoked a permit for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline as one of his first actions in office. Reporter Vipal Monga joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what the move could mean for the U.S. and Canada. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/2112m 52s

Trump Impeachment Trial Could Begin Next Month

A.M. Edition for Jan. 22. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell proposes starting the trial in mid-February. Google threatens to shut down its search engine in Australia. SPACs generate investor intrigue. Advice during the pandemic from Shake Shack's founder. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/2113m 56s

President Biden Outlines Covid-19 Response Plan

P.M. Edition for Jan. 21. President Biden has said that fighting the pandemic would be his top priority. Today, on his first full day in office, he signed 10 executive orders to jump-start his administration's initiatives, which include vaccinating 100 million people in 100 days. National politics reporter Sabrina Siddiqui joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/01/2113m 20s

Business Leaders Develop Expectations for the Biden Administration

A.M. Edition for Jan. 21. The WSJ's Chip Cutter discusses potential relationships between President Biden and CEOs. New earnings results and jobless claims data are released today. Plus, some politicians are entering money-making ventures with Hollywood. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/01/2112m 36s

President Biden Takes Office, Urging Unity

P.M. Edition for Jan. 20. President Biden faces multiple crises as he takes office: a pandemic, an economic downturn, and a country deeply divided politically. At his inauguration Wednesday, his message was about unity. Reporter Siobhan Hughes has more on the mood at the Capitol, and Executive Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib analyzes Biden's speech. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/01/2119m 12s

President-Elect Joe Biden Set To Be Sworn Into Office Today

A.M. Edition for Jan. 20. The inauguration will be held today in Washington, D.C under heavy security. Small businesses get pandemic relief from the government. Alibaba's Jack Ma makes an appearance after being away from public view. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/01/2113m 21s

Treasury Pick Janet Yellen Calls on Lawmakers to 'Act Big'

P.M. Edition for Jan. 19. During her testimony before the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday, Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's pick for Treasury secretary, made a case for a sweeping economic aid package. But what about the deficit? Reporter Kate Davidson joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk more about Yellen's vision for the U.S. economy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/2115m 1s

Tight Security as Washington, D.C., Prepares for Inauguration Day

A.M. Edition for Jan. 19. Troops, blockades, and barricade fencing are in place for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday. Janet Yellen's confirmation hearing for Treasury Secretary begins today. Pajamas find new acceptance during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/2113m 48s

Big Bank Earnings Off to Strong Start

P.M. Edition for Jan. 15. JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup and Wells Fargo all reported better-than-expected results in the final quarter of 2020. JPMorgan was a standout, posting a record quarterly profit of $12.14 billion. Banking reporter David Benoit joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk more about the results and what they mean for the nation's economic recovery. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/2112m 27s

The U.S.-China Phase One Trade Deal: Is It Working?

A.M. Edition for Jan. 15. One year later, a look at a foreign policy and trade milestone for the Trump administration. Plus, President-elect Joe Biden unveils his $1.9 trillion pandemic stimulus plan. And why traders have their eyes on Israel. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/2115m 25s

Why the Death Toll From Covid-19 is Even Worse Than It Looks

P.M. Edition for Jan. 14. The world-wide death toll due to the coronavirus is nearing 2 million. But a WSJ analysis finds it is actually far higher-more than 2.8 million. Reporter Jon Kamp explains which cases aren't included in the official count, and why getting an accurate tally matters. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/2115m 6s

Biden Administration to Push for Trillions in Additional Stimulus

A.M. Edition for Jan. 14. President-elect Joe Biden will be detailing a pandemic stimulus package. WSJ's Jacob Schlesinger previews what's inside. Plus, how rising inflation could boost Europe's economy and why social media is the new hot spot for stock tips. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/2114m 1s

House Impeaches Trump for Inciting Riot at Capitol

P.M. Edition for Jan. 13. The House has impeached President Trump for incitement of insurrection. The final vote was 232 to 197, with 10 Republicans joining Democrats. Chief Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about the historic vote. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/01/2115m 21s

Impeachment Proceedings Set to Begin Today

A.M. Edition for Jan. 13. After Vice President Mike Pence rejected a push to use the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump, the House prepares to impeach the president for a second time. Tech stocks see further declines. Lobster becomes an affordable luxury in Australia. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/01/2113m 56s

Trump Administration Releases Vaccine Doses That Were Held Back

P.M. Edition for Jan. 12. The House prepares to vote on a resolution calling on the vice president to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office. Plus, the Trump administration is releasing more doses of the coronavirus vaccines. Pharmaceutical reporter Peter Loftus joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about the rollout so far. Correction: An earlier version of this podcast misstated the efficacy of the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine before the second one is given, which is about 52%. The efficacy of a single dose of the Moderna vaccine was found to be about 80% a month after it was given. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/2115m 28s

Safety Concerns Loom in D.C. as Inauguration Day Approaches

A.M. Edition for Jan. 12. The FBI warns of possible nationwide armed protests ahead of Jan. 20. The incoming Biden administration prepares to tackle economic woes. Plus, why some workers are commuting, even though their offices are closed. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/2114m 11s

Big Banks, Businesses Pull Political Funding After Capitol Riot

P.M. Edition for Jan. 11. House Democrats set a timeline for their efforts to remove President Trump from office. Plus, some big banks and businesses are withholding funding from political action committees following last week's riot at the Capitol. Reporter Emily Glazer joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about the impact. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/2112m 39s

House Moves Closer to Impeachment Vote This Week

A.M. Edition for Jan. 11. Democrats plan to introduce a resolution urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office. Markets rally despite global challenges. The pandemic prompts changes in merchandise return policies. Marc Stewart hosts. CORRECTION: Amazon said on Saturday it would no longer provide Parler with cloud-computing services. A previous version of this podcast incorrectly reported that announcement was made on Sunday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/2113m 53s

Democrats To Introduce Articles of Impeachment; December Job Losses

P.M. Edition for Jan. 8. We report House Democrats plan to introduce articles of impeachment against President Trump on Monday. Plus, seven months of slow U.S. jobs recovery has ended, as coronavirus cases surge nationwide. Employers cut 140,000 jobs in December. The unemployment rate held steady at 6.7%. Economics reporter Josh Mitchell joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/2114m 27s

President Trump Admits Election Defeat Day After Capitol Riot

A.M. Edition for Jan. 8. A second Trump cabinet member is resigning after pro-Trump rioters breached the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. New unemployment data will be released today. Europe faces challenges with Covid-19 vaccine distribution. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/2114m 54s

Lawmakers Call for Trump's Removal; Biden Prepares to Take Office

P.M. Edition for Jan. 7. Democrats and at least one Republican are calling for President Trump's removal from office. But in just 13 days, President-elect Joe Biden will be in the White House. National political reporter Ken Thomas joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how having a Democratic-controlled Congress could impact Biden's agenda. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/2118m 18s

Congress Certifies President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College Win

A.M. Edition for Jan. 7. Congress certifies the Electoral College vote after violence in the U.S. Capitol derailed the process for hours. Business leaders call for a peaceful transition of power. World leaders react. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/2114m 3s

Pro-Trump Rioters Storm Capitol Halting Certification of Biden Victory

P.M. Edition for Jan. 6. An angry mob of pro-Trump rioters broke into the U.S. Capitol this afternoon, as lawmakers were meeting to certify Joe Biden as the next president. White House reporter Catherine Lucey joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the chaos in Washington. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/01/2116m 4s

Democrats Flip at Least One Georgia Senate Seat in Runoffs, AP Reports

A.M. Edition for Jan. 6. The other race between Republican incumbent David Perdue and Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff remains too close to call. Markets move on a possible political power shift in Washington. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/01/2114m 43s

Markets Digest Tumultuous Political News

P.M. Edition for Jan. 5. Runoff elections in Georgia, challenges to the presidential election in Washington, and rising coronavirus cases across the country-markets reporter Caitlin Ostroff joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about what investors are watching. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/2115m 37s

Georgia Runoff Elections Today to Decide Control of the Senate

A.M. Edition for Jan. 5. A pair of Senate runoff elections in Georgia today will determine the political balance in Congress. A look at the obstacles facing the market after Monday's decline. Plus, during the pandemic, gym classes find popularity in the winter chill. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/2115m 21s

GOP Election Challenges Cause Rift in Party

P.M. Edition for Jan. 4. Some Republican lawmakers plan to challenge Congress's certification of President-elect Joe Biden as the winner of the presidential election. Those efforts aren't expected to overturn the election results. Executive Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib explains why they are forging ahead anyway. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2113m 45s

President Trump Pressures Georgia Secretary of State to 'Find' Votes

A.M. Edition for Jan. 4. In a phone call, President Trump asked Georgia's secretary of state to find additional votes to flip the presidential election result. Traders look for momentum to start 2021. Plus, changes at spa resorts due to the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2112m 46s

2020 Year in Review: The State of Global Democracy

Dec. 31 edition. Beyond testing the U.S. electoral system, 2020 put pressure on all national governments, as they dealt with the coronavirus pandemic. Some have questioned whether governments have done enough to protect citizens, while others have criticized perceived overreach. Frank Fukuyama, a senior fellow at Stanford's Freeman Spogli Institute and Mosbacher Director of its Center on Democracy, joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the state of democracy in 2020 and going forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/2013m 8s

2020 Year in Review: A Year of Racial Reckoning

Dec. 30 edition. The killing of George Floyd in May 2020 brought issues of racial justice to the front of public debate. There was a response in government, business and corporate boardrooms. Pamela Newkirk, a New York University professor and author of "Diversity Inc.: The Failed Promise of a Billion-Dollar Business," joins host Marc Stewart to discuss racial justice in 2020. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/12/2015m 41s

2020 Year in Review: The Big Picture on the Economy

Dec. 29 edition. 2020 has been a tumultuous year for the U.S. economy. The pandemic drove millions of people out of the labor market, then racial-justice protests and a contentious election further shocked the system. Julia Pollak, a labor economist at the jobs marketplace ZipRecruiter, joins host Marc Stewart to unpack the key moments for the economy in 2020. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/2014m 42s

2020 Year in Review: Retail Landscape Faces Seismic Shifts

Dec. 28 edition. The past year brought highs and lows for the retail industry. The pandemic forced many stores to close their doors, some for good. Others tried to meet the challenges of the time by shifting focus to fill consumers' needs, which saw renewed focus on online shopping and spending on homes. Matt Rubel, chairman of the executive board for MidOcean Private Equity and CEO of Empower, a special-purpose acquisition company, joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the state of retail in 2020 and what to watch for in the year to come. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/12/2013m 31s

Next Week: What's News 2020 Year in Review

2020 has been a tumultuous year. As it draws to a close, we're taking stock of the ways things have changed over the past 12 months and looking ahead at the year to come. Next week, instead of our usual twice-daily episodes, we'll be bringing you something a little different: a series of conversations with experts in their fields about the effects of this year on the economy, retail, race and diversity, and the state of global democracy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/12/202m 3s

Historic Brexit Deal Sets Trade Relationship for U.K., EU

P.M. Edition for Dec. 24. Just ahead of a year-end deadline, the U.K. and the European Union reach an historic trade deal, ending years of economic uncertainty. U.K. and Brexit editor Stephen Fidler joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/12/2012m 15s

The Push to Expand Covid-19 Testing in the U.S.

A.M. Edition for Dec. 24. The EU and U.K. are poised to reach a post-Brexit trade deal. China clamps down on one of the country's biggest corporate empires. Plus, how Christmas carolers are adapting during the pandemic. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/12/2013m 1s

Household Spending Falls, Jobless Claims Remain High

P.M. Edition for Dec. 23. U.S. household spending fell for the first time in seven months in November, while weekly jobless claims remain historically high despite a recent decline. Economics reporter Josh Mitchell has more on the latest data. Plus, the coronavirus aid bill is in limbo. Congressional reporter Natalie Andrews explains what could happen next. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/2015m 18s

President Trump Pushes Back on Covid-19 Relief Package

A.M. Edition for Dec. 23. The president wants to increase the amount of direct payments in the pandemic relief program. The U.S. government nears a deal with Pfizer to boost Covid-19 vaccine supply. Some companies are paying farmers for a new cash crop: carbon. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/2016m 6s

Justice Department Sues Walmart for Alleged Role in Opioid Crisis

P.M. Edition for Dec. 22. Walmart is under fire for its alleged role in fueling the nation's opioid crisis. The Justice Department is suing the company, alleging it created a system that turned its 5,000 in-store pharmacies into leading suppliers of highly addictive painkillers. Washington business reporter Tim Puko joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on the lawsuit and Walmart's response. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/2012m 22s

Congress Passes $900 Billion Pandemic Aid Package

A.M. Edition for Dec. 22. Pharmacy and grocery chains staff up to help distribute Covid-19 vaccines. A draft lawsuit says Google and Facebook agreed to team up against possible antitrust action. Plus, James Bond studio MGM considers a sale. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/2014m 4s

What's in the Coronavirus Relief Package for Households and Businesses

P.M. Edition for Dec. 21. Congress is poised to approve a new coronavirus relief package. Capitol Hill reporter Andrew Duehren discusses what's in it, and how it compares to the previous one. Plus, U.S. prosecutors charge an alleged bombmaker who they say admitted to building the device used in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/2016m 32s

Countries Ban Travel From U.K. Over New Covid-19 Strain

A.M. Edition for Dec. 21. The British government says the new strain appears to be 70% more infectious than earlier variants of the virus. U.S. lawmakers reach a deal on a new coronavirus relief package. And Tesla makes its S&P 500 debut today. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/2014m 55s

Moderna Vaccine Expected to Boost U.S. Immunization Efforts

P.M. Edition for Dec. 18. The Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue an emergency authorization for a second Covid-19 vaccine, this one from biotech company Moderna. The vaccine would help boost the nation's supply, and could ease some of the logistical challenges facing distributors. Pharmaceutical reporter Peter Loftus joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/12/2014m 37s

American Families Face Worsening Food Crisis

A.M. Edition for Dec. 18. As reliance on food banks has soared in the pandemic, we speak to the CEO of the U.S.'s largest hunger relief organization. Investors prepare for Tesla to join the S&P 500 on Monday. Christmas trees are harder to come by this year. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/12/2014m 46s

Robinhood Faces Increased Legal Scrutiny

P.M. Edition for Dec. 17. Robinhood, the trading app popular with millennials, agrees to a $65 million settlement with the SEC over its disclosures, a day after Massachusetts authorities sued the startup over its marketing practices. Enforcement reporter Dave Michaels joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Plus, an FDA advisory panel recommends approval of Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/2014m 27s

A New Chapter in the Lockerbie Bombing Investigation

A.M. Edition for Dec. 17. The Justice Department is expected to bring charges against a suspect alleged to be the bomb-maker. An FDA panel is set to review Moderna's coronavirus vaccine today. And, the soaring valuations of China's electric-vehicle makers. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/2014m 29s

Supreme Court to Hear Case That Could Change College Sports

P.M. Edition for Dec. 16. The Supreme Court says it will weigh in on how college athletes are compensated. Sports reporter Louise Radnofsky has more on the case. Plus, a coalition of states sues Google, alleging a deal with Facebook to rig online-ad auctions. And the Justice Department opens a new chapter in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/12/2014m 34s

Stocks Tick Up Amid Stimulus Hopes

A.M. Edition for Dec. 16. As the FDA authorizes new at-home Covid-19 test kits, we look at how they work. Markets move as congressional leaders say they are closer to a stimulus deal. The White House national security adviser addresses a suspected Russian hack of government agencies. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/12/2013m 8s

Suspected Russian Hack Exposes Supply-Chain Vulnerabilities

P.M. Edition for Dec. 15. Government agencies are still investigating the scope of the suspected Russian hack of SolarWinds software. Cybersecurity reporter David Uberti joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what it tells us about the vulnerabilities of sprawling supply chains. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/12/2013m 19s

President-Elect Joe Biden Could Face Vote Challenges in Congress

A.M. Edition for Dec. 15. After the Electoral College vote formalized Joe Biden's victory, a look at what happens next. A small-cap stock index saw record growth in November. As Covid-19 vaccinations begin, when will children be able to receive them? Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/12/2014m 41s

Why Biotech Stocks Are Soaring-And Big Pharma Isn't

P.M. Edition for Dec. 14. The first Covid-19 vaccine shots were given in the U.S. today. Markets reporter Caitlin McCabe discusses why traditional pharmaceutical companies haven't seen their stocks soar, even as the markets rally over the promise of a vaccine. Plus, the Electoral College reaffirms President-elect Joe Biden's victory. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/2012m 58s

Electoral College Meets Today to Cast Votes for President

A.M. Edition for Dec. 14. The votes are the next step to formalize the 2020 election results. First Covid-19 vaccinations are expected to begin in the U.S. today. Tech companies may examine IPO valuations. Small businesses in Europe face Christmas struggles. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/2013m 28s

Big Industries Vie for Priority Access to Covid-19 Vaccine

P.M. Edition for Dec. 11. Health-care workers and the elderly are among the highest-priority groups for the first doses of a Covid-19 vaccine. But big industries are making a case to get their employees next in line. Reporter Sarah Krouse explains their reasoning. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/2014m 5s

Tesla Prepares to Join the S&P 500

A.M. Edition for Dec 11. Disney+ raises monthly fees and draws on Star Wars and Marvel titles to boost subscriptions. As Boeing's 737 Max returns to the skies, a look at the jet's safety. A December surprise from Taylor Swift. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/2013m 19s

What the FTC's Facebook Antitrust Suit Could Mean for Deal-Making

P.M. Edition for Dec 10. A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel gives its stamp of approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. Plus, after green-lighting Facebook's acquisitions of WhatsApp and Instagram, the Federal Trade Commission now says the company is violating antitrust law. Tech policy reporter Ryan Tracy joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss what that could mean for future deal-making. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/2012m 48s

FDA Committee Reviews Covid-19 Vaccine Emergency Authorization

A.M. Edition for Dec 10. A little-known advisory group will play a big role in the FDA's decision on vaccine authorization. Airbnb's IPO sets a $47 billion valuation ahead of its trading debut today. An IKEA tradition is retired. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/2014m 39s

FTC Sues Facebook; States Plan for Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution

P.M. Edition for Dec. 9. The Federal Trade Commission and a bipartisan group of state attorneys general are accusing Facebook of anticompetitive behavior. Legal affairs reporter Brent Kendall has more. Plus, U.S. states are making plans for how to distribute Covid-19 vaccines once they are approved. U.S. news reporter Dan Frosch explains. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/2013m 18s

Boeing Makes First 737 MAX Delivery Since Lifting of FAA Ban

A.M. Edition for Dec. 9. As the U.K. begins to administer Covid-19 vaccines, a look at the challenges and lessons for the United States as it prepares for vaccine authorization. IPO markets experience a hot streak. Plus, a tussle over cocoa. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/2013m 52s

FDA Report Paves Way for Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine Approval

P.M. Edition for Dec 8. The Food and Drug Administration says Pfizer and BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine met the criteria for success in a clinical study. That clears the way for the FDA to greenlight the vaccine for distribution as early as this weekend. Reporter Tom Burton joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about what comes next. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/2012m 58s

Covid-19 Vaccinations Begin in the U.K.

A.M. Edition for Dec. 8. As U.K. patients get Covid-19 vaccines, we look at the global debate over next steps. President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name his defense secretary. Goldman Sachs is deepening its investment in China. Mount Everest reaches new heights. Marc Stewart hosts. A previous version of this podcast, since updated, incorrectly reported the number of vaccine doses available in the U.K. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/2014m 54s

Will the Push to 'Buy Black' Last Beyond the Holidays?

P.M. Edition for Dec. 7. Celebrities and social media are renewing the call for Americans to buy from Black-owned businesses. But will those efforts have staying power? Online shopping reporter Charity Scott joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/2014m 0s

Key Week for Coronavirus Stimulus as Negotiations Continue

A.M. Edition for Dec. 7. What to expect from stimulus negotiations in Washington. China's rising exports generate a record trade surplus. Rudy Giuliani tests positive for Covid-19. Plus, tips for staying safe in the break room. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/2013m 27s

U.S. Job Gains Slow; Senate Control Hinges On Georgia

P.M. Edition for Dec. 4: The U.S. economy added 245,000 jobs in November, but the pace of gains is slowing. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath explains. Plus, Georgia flipped blue in the presidential election and is a pivotal battleground for control of the Senate. Reporter Cameron McWhirter discusses what both parties are doing ahead of the January runoff. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2016m 41s

Huawei Finance Chief in Talks With U.S. to Resolve Criminal Charges

A.M. Edition for Dec. 4. WSJ exclusively reports on a possible deal that could allow Huawei's CFO to return to China in exchange for admitting wrongdoing. The pandemic could interfere with the upcoming ski season. Plus, the surge in demand for dry ice. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2013m 8s

How Will Salesforce-Slack Deal Fare Post-Pandemic?

P.M. Edition for Dec. 3. Salesforce's planned purchase of workplace messenger app Slack was prompted by the pandemic, as more people working from home turned to apps like Slack to keep in touch with colleagues. But what is the deal's staying power post-pandemic? Tech reporter Aaron Tilley joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/2012m 25s

Covid-19 Skepticism As Deaths, Hospitalizations Reach Record Levels

A.M. Edition for Dec. 3. Coronavirus patients in U.S. hospitals surpasses 100,000 as pandemic skepticism threatens to strain health-care facilities. The Labor Department releases its weekly report of jobless claims. And luxury at Japanese laundromats. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/2012m 51s

How Much Power Does a President Have to Pardon?

P.M. Edition for Dec. 2. President Trump has already issued one end-of-term pardon, but could there be more? Legal-affairs reporter Byron Tau discusses what pardon powers are afforded under the U.S. Constitution and how Trump could use it in the last days of his presidency. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/12/2012m 40s

U.K. Grants Emergency Authorization For Covid-19 Vaccine

A.M. Edition for Dec. 2. The U.K. becomes the first Western nation to authorize emergency-use of a Covid-19 vaccine. WSJ reporter Jenny Strasburg shares her insights into its rollout and distribution. A CDC panel recommends giving first Covid-19 vaccines to health workers and nursing homes in the U.S. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/12/2012m 15s

Coronavirus Relief, Spending Bill on Congress' Year-End To-Do List

P.M. Edition for Dec. 1. Lawmakers are back in Washington for a lame-duck session, with a government spending bill and proposed coronavirus aid on the agenda. Congressional reporter Kristina Peterson discusses the priorities for Congress and how President Trump will factor into the decisions. Plus, Nasdaq proposes a board-diversity rule for listed companies, and Salesforce confirms its deal to buy Slack. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/12/2013m 58s

Black Workers Face Economic Disparities in Pandemic Recovery

A.M. Edition for Dec. 1. Data reveals unemployment difficulties facing Black workers. Salesforce releases its quarterly earnings. ExxonMobil cuts back from an aggressive plan to boost oil and gas production. A timetable for a return to the office. Marc Stewart hosts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/12/2013m 37s

Biden's Planned Economic Team Hints at His Administration's Priorities

P.M. Edition for Nov. 30. President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate a team of liberal and centrist economic advisers that includes several Obama administration veterans. National political reporter Ken Thomas discusses how the team would mark a shift in the nation's economic policy under the Trump administration. Plus, Moderna requests health regulators' approval of its Covid-19 vaccine. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/2016m 16s

American Tech Companies Face New Regulations From the EU

A.M. Edition for Nov. 30. President-elect Joe Biden shapes his economic team. Airbnb and DoorDash prepare high valued IPO's ahead of their debut. Tips to make working from home more comfortable. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/2014m 0s

Some Restaurants Defy State Shutdown Orders

P.M. Edition for Nov. 27. Tens of thousands of U.S. restaurants were forced to shut down early in the pandemic. Now, amid a new surge in coronavirus cases, some states are banning indoor dining once again. And some restaurants are pushing back and continue serving customers. Reporter Heather Haddon discusses the risks restaurants are taking to stay in business. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/2016m 6s

Black Friday in a Pandemic: Smaller Crowds and More Online Shopping

A.M. Edition for Nov. 27. Black Friday looks different this year, with more early sales. The U.S. Dollar hits its low levels in more than two years. President Trump says he will leave the White House if the Electoral College backs Joe Biden. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/2013m 26s

Despite Stock Boom, U.S. Economic Recovery Remains Uneven

P.M. Edition for Nov. 25. Markets have been booming, but the latest economic data paints a more mixed picture of the broader economic recovery. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Plus, President Trump says he has pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/2012m 8s

Dow 30000: What's Next for Global Markets

A.M. Edition for Nov. 25. Global markets were mixed as investors pondered next steps after the Dow reached the 30000 milestone. How travel contributed to Europe's recent coronavirus surge. Smaller turkeys are on the menu this Thanksgiving. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/2012m 2s

Dow Defies Pandemic to Hit 30000; Challenges Await Next Treasury Head

P.M. Edition for Nov. 24. If former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is confirmed as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury secretary, she will be taking on the role during a time of deep political division and significant economic challenges. Senior writer Jon Hilsenrath discusses Ms. Yellen's career and the roadblocks she could face at Treasury. Plus, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 30000 for the first time. Markets reporter Akane Otani discusses how it got there. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/11/2016m 37s

Diverging Data: Global Economic Recovery Differs Among Nations

A.M. Edition for Nov. 24. What new economic data tells us about the economic recovery from the pandemic in different parts of the world. Tech companies and retailers release earnings today. Plus, the logjam for Peloton bikes. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/11/2014m 41s

Why AstraZeneca-Oxford's Covid-19 Vaccine Is Different

P.M. Edition for Nov. 23. AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford say their two-dose Covid-19 vaccine has proven to be up to 90% effective. But its efficacy varied widely depending on the dosage. Reporter Joe Walker discusses how this third Western-developed Covid-19 vaccine is different from others and could be more widely used globally. Plus, President-elect Joe Biden plans to tap former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as the next Treasury Secretary. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/2014m 58s

The Risks of Traveling Through Packed Airports During a Pandemic

A.M. Edition for Nov. 23. Even as the CDC advises against travel, images show crowded airports ahead of Thanksgiving. Companies are again paying dividends. Plus, some retailers slim down selections on their shelves. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/2013m 53s

FDA to Vet Pfizer, BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine; What's Next?

P.M. Edition for Nov. 20. Pfizer and its partner BioNTech are the first drugmakers to request federal approval of their coronavirus vaccine. It's a major development in the race to create and distribute an inoculation that will hopefully help bring the pandemic under control. Reporter Tom Burton joins host Annmarie Fertoli to talk about the approval process and rollout. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/2015m 2s

How Covid-19 Could Create a Future Shortage of Skilled Workers

A.M. Edition for Nov. 20. Community colleges see a decline in enrollment, fuelling concerns about a potential shortage of skilled workers. General Motors invests more in electric vehicles. California issues a limited curfew as Covid-19 cases surge. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/2013m 28s

What the Boom in U.S. Home Sales Says About the Economic Recovery

P.M. Edition for Nov. 19. U.S. home sales hit a 14-year high in October, rising more than 25% from a year ago. Strong demand for housing is being fueled in part by low interest rates. But economists say affordability is a growing concern. Reporter Nicole Friedman discusses what the housing market shows about the overall economic recovery. Plus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans to stay home for the holidays. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/2013m 47s

Southwest Airlines Pushes to Expand Amid Pandemic Pressures

A.M. Edition for Nov. 19. Amid pandemic struggles, Southwest Airlines bets on future growth. Investors keep watch on global inflation. Plus, the impact on recent coronavirus cases on this week's jobless claims. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/2013m 25s

How Germany's Been Faring During the Second Covid-19 Wave

P.M. Edition for Nov. 18. Among European countries, Germany had success in combating the coronavirus through the summer. But in October the country started to see a surge in cases. Recently, the government imposed lockdown measures that have been met with some opposition. WSJ Berlin correspondent Bojan Pancevski discusses Germany's efforts to bolster the economy and how it's preparing for mass inoculations once a vaccine is approved. Plus: why Boeing's stock didn't soar on the 737 MAX ungrounding ... and how entrepreneurs are thriving in the pandemic. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/11/2016m 39s

What Leadership Change at SEC Means for Wall Street

A.M. Edition for Nov 18. The Security and Exchange Commission prepares for the departure of its chairman. Boeing's 737 MAX is expected to get approval to resume commercial flights. Plus, the risks of virtual apartment searches. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/11/2015m 19s

What the Latest Retail-Sales Figures Could Mean for the Holiday Season

P.M. Edition for Nov. 17. U.S. retail sales rose for a sixth straight month in October, but at a slower pace than expected. Analysts suggest U.S. shoppers grew more cautious as coronavirus cases surged. Economics reporter Harriet Torry discusses what last month's retail-sales figures could mean for the upcoming holiday season. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/11/2013m 26s

Despite PPP Loans, Companies Have Filed for Bankruptcy

A.M. Edition, Nov 17. As lawmakers discuss new stimulus plans, we look at companies that filed for bankruptcy despite pandemic loans. Elon Musk's Tesla is set to join the S&P 500, hitting another milestone. The Dow nears the 30,000 mark-again. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/11/2014m 30s

Moderna, Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccines and the New Tech Behind Them

P.M. Edition for Nov. 16. Drugmaker Moderna is the second drugmaker to report success with a Covid-19 vaccine that uses a new, gene-based technology known as messenger RNA. It's part of the reason they've been so fast in developing and testing the vaccines. If they work, the applications of mRNA could go beyond the pandemic. WSJ pharmaceutical reporter Peter Loftus discusses how the technology works. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/2014m 58s

The Incoming Administration's Approach to the Coronavirus Pandemic

A.M. Edition for Nov 16. President-elect Biden navigates pandemic response and potential cabinet picks. PNC expands with purchase of BBVA's U.S. arm in bank tie-up. Plus, college alumni help graduating students in a tough job market. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/2014m 44s

Trump On Next Administration; Grocers Prepare for Demand Surge

P.M. Edition for Nov. 13. President Trump says he would not impose a nationwide lockdown in response to surging coronavirus cases, but seemed to allow for the first time that he might not be in office after Inauguration Day. WSJ reporter Jaewon Kang discusses how grocers are preparing for a surge in demand. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/2014m 22s

Companies Big and Small Cope With Bankruptcy During Pandemic

A.M. Edition for Nov. 13. A closer look at how businesses and families deal with bankruptcy during the pandemic. More than 150,000 new coronavirus cases have been reported in the U.S. China congratulates President-elect Joe Biden. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/2014m 8s

What's the Endgame for the Trump Campaign?

P.M. Edition for Nov. 12. Joe Biden was declared president-elect over the weekend. But the Trump campaign is still pursuing legal challenges in key states to delay vote certification. Legal experts say the strategy is unlikely to work. Wall Street Journal White House reporter Rebecca Ballhaus discusses the efforts of the Trump campaign to challenge election results. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/2013m 23s

What Makes Vaccine Distribution So Challenging

A.M. Edition for Nov. 12. As Pfizer sees success in its coronavirus vaccine trial, we look at the obstacles to distributing jabs around the world. Rubber rebounds as demand grows. Plus, why formal wear is making a comeback. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/2013m 44s

New Covid-19 Hospitalizations Are Putting Pressure on Rural Hospitals

P.M. Edition for Nov. 11. A new record of more than 61,000 people are hospitalized in the U.S. due to COVID-19. The surges are straining systems across the nation - especially in the Midwest and rural areas. WSJ hospital reporter Melanie Evans discusses how hospitals are addressing the capacity challenges. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/2014m 19s

Tech, Tariffs and Allies: How President-elect Biden Will Take On China

A.M. Edition for Nov. 11. The president-elect's administration will have to make tough choices on tech and trade issues with China. Coronavirus hospitalizations reach a record high. Plus, ways to extend outdoor living during winter amid the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/2013m 49s

President-Elect Biden's Plan To Change Energy Policy Faces Challenges

P.M. Edition for Nov. 10. Energy and climate policy will be among the top priorities for President-elect Biden's upcoming administration. But, there will be some challenges. Biden is facing the prospect of a divided Congress and competing demands from the energy industry and environmentalists. Wall Street Journal energy policy reporter Tim Puko discusses how he will navigate those forces - and what it will mean for renewables and fossil fuels. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/2014m 59s

President-elect Biden Faces Many Challenges In Reviving The Economy

A.M. Edition for Nov. 10. President-elect Biden's challenges as he will look to revive the economy. The stocks that are rising amid a big shift in global markets. Plus, coffee chains adjust to more people working from home during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/2014m 7s

Pfizer's Vaccine, Biden's Task Force, and the Pandemic Response

P.M. Edition for Nov. 9. Drugmaker Pfizer announced that its Covid-19 vaccine, made in collaboration with German company BioNTech, has proven 90 percent effective in its latest trials. The hope that it could be federally approved by the end of the year sent U.S. stocks soaring. Wall Street Journal pharmaceutical reporter Jared Hopkins discusses the report, President-elect Joe Biden's new plan to combat the pandemic, and the hurdles that still need to be cleared to get a vaccine out to the public. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/11/2014m 1s

Markets React to President-Elect Biden's Early Moves

A.M. Edition for Nov. 9. Global markets rose, as President-elect Joe Biden moved ahead with his transition to the White House. A closer look at that process, as President Trump contests the election. Plus, schools try to make studying abroad virtual during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/11/2013m 28s

Special Edition: Joe Biden Wins 2020 Presidential Election

Joe Biden has been named the next president of the U.S., after crossing the 270 electoral votes needed to win the White House, according to the Associated Press. The ticket makes history, as Senator Kamala Harris of California becomes the first woman elected vice president. President Trump has vowed to fight the results, and has not conceded the race. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/2010m 4s

How Election Day Became Election Week

P.M. Edition for Nov. 6. The vote count continues for a fourth day as Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden makes gains in key states and President Donald Trump's campaign pursues legal challenges. Executive Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib discusses why the count has been dragging on, how changing demographics played a role and what to expect in the coming week. Kateri Jochum hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/2017m 53s

Biden, Trump Margins Tighten in Key States as Vote Count Continues

A.M. Edition for Nov. 6. As vote counting continues in the U.S., world leaders hold their breath. The monthly employment report will be released today, with job growth expected to slow. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/2010m 26s

American Business Leaders Worry About Uncertain Election

P.M. Edition for Nov. 5. The outcome of the election depends on the vote count in a handful of battleground states, which is still ongoing. We look at the state of legal challenges pursued by the Trump campaign in some of those states and WSJ reporter Chip Cutter explains how corporate America is thinking about the uncertainty and the path forward after election. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/11/2015m 58s

How Wall Street Deals with Election Uncertainty

A.M. Edition for Nov. 5. Michigan and Wisconsin are called for Biden, as Trump's path narrows. A look at how markets deal with political surprises, past and present. Plus, restaurants push to win back breakfast customers during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/11/2011m 36s

Legal Action Hangs Over Vote Count in Battleground States

P.M. Edition for Nov. 4. Closely contested swing states could become legal battlegrounds in the fight for the White House. WSJ Law Bureau Chief Michael Amon explains the latest developments in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/2015m 31s

Key States Still Counting Votes in Tight Presidential Race

A.M. Edition for Nov. 4. President Trump and Joe Biden await results in battleground states. How markets are reacting to initial election results. Several states pass ballot measures with major impact for business. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/2016m 12s

Americans Cast Final Votes on Election Day

P.M. Edition for Nov. 3. Full coverage of Election Day in the U.S., from voters' voices to markets' reactions and the states to keep an eye on as results start coming in. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/2018m 41s

What to Watch for on Election Day and Beyond

A.M. Edition for Nov. 3. As President Trump and Joe Biden make closing arguments, hear what you should be watching on an unusual Election Day, where the outcome may take longer to determine than in the past. Plus, how markets might react to the results. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/2013m 48s

How Will the Coronavirus Affect the U.S. Election?

P.M. Edition for Nov. 2. With coronavirus cases surging in the U.S., the pandemic has become an even more important issue for voters. WSJ Executive Washington Editor Gerald F. Seib joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss how the pandemic could play out at the polls. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/11/2015m 9s

Biden Leads Trump by 10 Points in New WSJ/NBC News National Poll

A.M. Edition for Nov. 2. Joe Biden holds a national lead over President Trump, but polling in battleground states shows a tighter race. Companies face challenges in forecasting the future during the pandemic. Plus, tips on how to network virtually. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/11/2013m 17s

Dow Closes Out Worst Week, Month Since March

P.M. Edition for Oct. 30. U.S. stocks post their second straight month of declines. Oil companies are in survival mode as demand and oil prices remain rocky. Plus, for the past year, WSJ has been talking with voters in swing states on the hot-button issues of the campaign. Politics reporter Eliza Collins joins host Annmarie Fertoli with a final check-in ahead of Election Day. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/2015m 48s

The Key Demographics That Could Decide Whether Trump or Biden Win

A.M. Edition for Oct. 30. Presidential candidates look to win over specific voter groups as the campaign winds down. Why the oil market faces new uncertainty. Expert advice on coping with changing clocks. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/2013m 34s

U.S. States Face Historic Cash Crisis

P.M. Edition for Oct. 29. The U.S. economy has recouped a big chunk of its pandemic losses. GDP surged 7.4% in the third quarter from the previous quarter. But U.S. states are facing their biggest cash crisis since the Great Depression. Heather Gillers reports. Plus, a big day for big tech earnings. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/10/2017m 54s

What CEOs Think About Whether Trump or Biden Wins the Election

A.M. Edition for Oct. 29. A closer look at the issues facing American business and the different approaches by President Trump and Joe Biden. Auto companies see surprising growth amid the pandemic. Musicians look for new venues as cold weather closes outdoor stages. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/10/2011m 23s

GOP Looks to Diversify Its Ranks in Congress

P.M. Edition for Oct. 28. After struggling to attract Black voters and candidates, the Republican Party is focusing on diversifying its ranks. Congressional reporter Natalie Andrews has more on this year's field of candidates. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/10/2015m 9s

Tech Executives to Appear Before Lawmakers to Discuss Political Posts

A.M. Edition for Oct. 28. The heads of Facebook, Twitter and Google are expected to appear before the Senate Commerce Committee. A look at political races that could determine control of the Senate. Plus, some countries cut back on quarantine time. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/10/2012m 54s

Trump Banks on His Steadfast Supporters

P.M. Edition for Oct. 27. President Trump is betting his reelection on continued strong support from the working-class communities that propelled him to the presidency. Senior editor Bob Davis discusses how Trump is faring in Virginia's Buchanan County, where he scored his greatest margin of victory four years ago. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/10/2013m 15s

New Data Reveal Delivery Delays Amid Mail-In Voting Surge

A.M. Edition for Oct. 27. Mail delivery of ballots may take longer than expected in some states, amid rigid deadlines. A closer look at the stock market slide and what might reverse it. Plus, delivering dogs during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/10/2013m 11s

What the Surge in Early Voting Could Tell Us About the Election

P.M. Edition for Oct. 26. With just over a week to go before Election Day, early in-person voter turnout is surging. Reporter Cameron McWhirter joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on how polling places are handling the surge, and what it can tell us about the election. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/2012m 15s

Campaigns Move Forward as Pence Staffers Test Positive for Covid-19

A.M. Edition for Oct. 26. Several people close to Vice President Mike Pence test positive for the coronavirus, including his chief of staff. Why some investors are now wary of big dividend stocks. And a behind-the-scenes look at Oxford's effort to come up with a Covid vaccine. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/2013m 28s

Why Pennsylvania is Key Among Battleground States This Election

P.M. Edition for Oct. 23. Pennsylvania has been disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout, compared to other swing states. National Political Reporter John McCormick joins host Annmarie Fertoli to explain why the state is a key this election. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/10/2011m 54s

Trump, Biden Debate Covid-19 Response and Business Dealings

A.M. Edition for Oct. 23. President Trump and Joe Biden meet in a measured exchange during the final presidential debate. Stocks typically surge despite election outcomes. Companies may embrace new remote technologies for certain jobs. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/10/2015m 11s

Trump, Biden Face Off in Final Debate

P.M. Edition for Oct. 22. President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will meet in Nashville for the final presidential debate tonight. White House Reporter Catherine Lucey and National Political Reporter Ken Thomas join host Annmarie Fertoli for a conversation about the candidates' final pitches to sway voters ahead of Election Day. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/2018m 11s

Airlines Deal With Earnings Decline and Cash Concerns

A.M. Edition for Oct. 22. Southwest Airlines and American Airlines release quarterly results as the pandemic brutalizes their business. Weekly jobless numbers are expected to show layoffs at a high level. Wuhan, China becomes a tourist draw. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/2014m 19s

Authorities Plan Tight Security Around COVID-19 Vaccines

P.M. Edition for Oct. 21. As the world waits for coronavirus vaccines, authorities are taking extreme measures to protect initial doses from thieves. Pharmaceutical reporter Jared S. Hopkins joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/10/2012m 45s

Understanding the Global Stakes of Nigeria's Unrest

A.M. Edition for Oct. 21. Protests in Nigeria highlight political and economic problems in the oil-rich nation. Aluminum sees a rebound amid surge in Chinese demand. NASA taps an asteroid to see where the planets came from. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/10/2013m 49s

Google Antitrust Lawsuit Filed By Justice Department

P.M. Edition for October 20. In a long-anticipated antitrust lawsuit, the Justice Department is accusing Google of using anti-competitive tactics to preserve its search engine monopoly. Legal Affairs Reporter Brent Kendall joins host Annmarie Fertoli to break down the lawsuit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/10/2016m 23s

Wall Street Watches Washington as Stimulus Talks Proceed

A.M. Edition for Oct. 20. While the White House and Democrats continue talks about a potential stimulus deal, a look at which stocks are most vulnerable to the political uncertainty. Schools across America deal with an increase in cyberattacks. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/10/2012m 54s

More Public Schools Reopen to In-Person Learning

P.M. Edition for Oct. 19. Concerns about the spread of the coronavirus in schools has kept kids home in many parts of the country but districts are now rethinking distance learning. Education Reporter Leslie Brody joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/2014m 48s

Pelosi Sets Deadline for White House on Stimulus Package

A.M. Edition for Oct. 19. As House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sets a new deadline on pandemic stimulus talks, a closer look at how new funding could impact the economy. China's GDP expands. Advice on how to handle unused vacation time during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/2013m 7s

States Brace for Continued Surge in Early Voting

P.M. Edition for Oct. 16. Early voting in the U.S. election is underway, and some states are reporting a surge that could boost overall turnout to record levels. But the surge is also presenting some challenges. National political reporter Chad Day joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what we're seeing so far, and how states are handling it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/10/2015m 52s

Takeaways From Trump and Biden's Competing Town Halls in Swing States

A.M. Edition for Oct. 16. President Trump and Joe Biden appeared at separate town hall events in swing states. Global coronavirus case growth adds to market uncertainty. A closer look at telemedicine, as the pandemic raises new questions about remote care. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/10/2013m 27s

Twitter, Facebook in Spotlight Over Content Restrictions

P.M. Edition for Oct. 15. After a broil over flagging political content on Twitter and Facebook, tech companies are being called on the carpet for their policies on rooting out misinformation. Tech and policy reporter Emily Glazer joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the controversy over how social-media companies are moderating content on their platforms ahead of the election. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply video content through Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/10/2014m 47s

Biden Has 11-Point Lead Over Trump in New WSJ/NBC News Poll

A.M. Edition for Oct. 15. Our new poll shows Joe Biden's national lead narrowing a bit, as campaigns focus on seniors. Investors fret over the fate of a stimulus bill, but like some recent earnings news. Why canned corn is now so hard to find. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/10/2013m 35s

Big Banks' Profits Continue to Roll In Despite Pandemic

P.M. Edition for Oct. 14. Big banks turned profits in the latest quarter. How does that square with the state of the broader economy? Finance reporter Liz Hoffman joins host Annmarie Fertoli to analyze the latest earnings reports from Wall Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/2012m 29s

What Trump and Biden Plan for Small Businesses

A.M. Edition for Oct. 14. A closer look at where President Trump and Joe Biden stand on how best to help small businesses. Hollywood deals with pandemic production pressure. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/2013m 24s

Movie Theaters Face More Uncertainty as Pandemic Drags On

P.M. Edition for Oct. 13. AMC, the largest movie theater operator in the U.S., is struggling with low attendance and says it could run out of money by the end of the year. For many theaters, the coronavirus pandemic is exacerbating some challenges they have faced for years. Entertainment reporter R.T. Watson joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/10/2014m 37s

Amazon Opens Remade Holiday Season With October Promotion

A.M. Edition for Oct. 13. Amazon and other retailers kick off early holiday deals this year. Top Wall Street firms release quarterly earnings. President Trump and Joe Biden visit battleground states. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/10/2013m 44s

Lawmakers Draw Battle Lines at Judge Barrett's Confirmation Hearing

P.M. Edition for Oct. 12: Lawmakers delivered opening statements on the first day of confirmation hearings for Judge Amy Coney Barrett, setting the agenda for the days to come. Senior writer James V. Grimaldi joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on Judge Barrett's judicial background and philosophy, and the questions she is likely to face this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/2013m 44s

Judge Amy Coney Barrett Begins Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

A.M. Edition for Oct. 12. Judge Amy Coney Barrett will face questions from the Senate this week. Big banks prepare to release quarterly results amid pandemic. Expert advice on taking your dog on fall camping trips. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/2010m 48s

Students Weigh In on Unconventional Back-to-School Experience

P.M. Edition for Oct. 9. Back-to-school has been fraught this year, with everyone from President Trump to PTAs weighing in. Today we hear from the students themselves. Lee Hawkins spoke with New York high schoolers about their experience. Shelby Holliday hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/2014m 4s

Washington, Wall Street Weigh Trump's Health, Economic Stimulus Talks

A.M. Edition for Oct. 9. President Trump considers campaign rallies as his doctor says he may be able to hold public events soon. Bipartisan talks resume, without signs of an economic stimulus bill breakthrough. What's at stake for America, as Armenia and Azerbaijan fight in Russia's backyard. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/2012m 54s

How Trump and Biden Compare on Taxes

P.M. Edition for Oct. 8. A disagreement over Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's tax plan took center stage at last night's vice presidential debate. Tax reporter Richard Rubin explains Mr. Biden's plan, how it compares with President Trump's tax proposals-and what both would mean for you. Shelby Holliday hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/10/2015m 40s

Covid-19 Issues Feature in Vice-Presidential Debate

A.M. Edition for Oct. 8. Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris debate pandemic response, economy, fracking and more. Monthly jobless data is released today. Airlines and airports roll out coronavirus testing for flyers. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/10/2015m 48s

Business Groups Push Back on Trump's Limits on Diversity Training

P.M. Edition for Oct. 7. A White House directive to limit certain types of diversity training is causing confusion and frustration in the business world. Plus, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris are set to face off in a debate that has taken on new importance in recent days. Shelby Holliday hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/2015m 22s

Markets Face Uncertainty as Future Of Stimulus Is in Question

A.M. Edition for Oct. 7. Traders weigh the fate of future pandemic stimulus after President Trump's tweets. Europe's experience with a second Covid-19 wave could provide guidance to the U.S. Plus, a banking giant pledges to help reduce carbon emissions. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/2011m 6s

Trump Plays Down Risk of Coronavirus After Return to White House

P.M. Edition for Oct. 6. A day after returning from Walter Reed hospital, President Trump took to Twitter to attack his political rivals, call off talks for a new economic-relief package, and downplay the risk of the coronavirus. White House reporter Rebecca Ballhaus joins host Shelby Holliday to discuss the latest developments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/2014m 35s

President Trump Returns to White House After Hospital Treatment

A.M. Edition for Oct. 6. The president's return raises new questions about his health and the campaign. An uneven Covid-19 economic recovery highlights the divide between America's haves and have-nots. What a bond market selloff has to do with politics. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/2012m 15s

President Trump Set to Leave Walter Reed Hospital

P.M. Edition for Oct. 5. President Trump will be heading back to the White House on Monday evening where he will continue to be treated for Covid-19. Reporter Anna Wilde Mathews discusses the treatment the president has received so far. Shelby Holliday hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/10/2012m 33s

New Questions as Trump's Doctors Say He May Be Released From Hospital

A.M. Edition for Oct. 5. President Trump may return to the White House on Monday, amid outstanding medical concerns. Global markets face uncertainty over the President's health and looming election. Plus, the winners of the Nobel Prize in Medicine. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/10/209m 57s

President Trump Heads to Walter Reed After Coronavirus Diagnosis

P.M. Edition for Oct. 2. President Trump was being moved to Walter Reed hospital out of an abundance of caution on Friday, after he and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for Covid-19. The diagnosis rippled across Washington, and threatens to upend what was already an unconventional and chaotic campaign season. White House reporter Catherine Lucey joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss the impact. Plus, labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath recaps the September jobs report, and reporter Amrith Ramkumar covers markets' reaction. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/2013m 37s

President Trump, First Lady Test Positive for Coronavirus

A.M. Edition for Oct. 2. President Trump and the first lady tested positive for Coronavirus and are now in quarantine. American futures markets reacted to the news. The September jobs report is released today. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/2010m 26s

U.S. Household Income Drops Sharply

P.M. Edition for Oct. 1. Personal income fell sharply in August, which could point to a slower recovery for the U.S. economy. Meanwhile, weekly jobless claims are plateauing at high levels. But Americans are still increasing their spending-though at a slower rate than the past few months. Reporter Josh Mitchell joins host Annmarie Fertoli to parse the latest economic data. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/10/2013m 43s

Jobless Numbers Released Today as Airlines Announce Major Cuts

A.M. Edition for Oct. 1. Jobless claims are expected to remain high. South Korea's success in containing Covid-19 offers potential lessons for America. Plus, how companies are offering travel perks to help workers feel safe returning to offices. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/10/2012m 30s

House Panel Takes Aim at Big Tech

P.M. Edition for Sept. 30. After a 15-month investigation into Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook, the House Antitrust Subcommittee is preparing to release a report on its findings, and make recommendations to curb the companies' dominance. Reporter Ryan Tracy joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Plus, the aftermath of last night's raucous presidential debate. Disclaimers: Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Apple services. News Corp, owner of The Wall Street Journal, has a commercial agreement to supply news through Facebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/2013m 33s

Trump, Biden Clash in Contentious First Debate

A.M. Edition for Wednesday, Sept. 30. President Trump and Joe Biden clashed over various issues in a debate marked by interruptions and insults. Airline stocks face stock market turbulence. Plus, what to wear on a virtual job interview. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/2012m 21s

Trump, Biden Set to Square Off in First Presidential Debate

P.M. Edition for Sept. 29. The coronavirus pandemic and the economy are likely to be among the major topics at tonight's first presidential debate. National politics reporter Ken Thomas joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what to watch for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/2016m 43s

Grocers Make New Moves to Prevent Bare Shelves During Pandemic

A.M. Edition for Sept. 29. Amid the possibility of a Covid-19 resurgence, food suppliers and grocery stores are stockpiling. Bank stocks lead an unlikely market rebound. And managers order workers to take a break from video calls. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/2010m 26s

Uber Wins Back Its License to Operate in London

P.M. Edition for Sept. 28. Uber won a key victory in one of its biggest markets: A London court found the ride-hailing giant is "fit and proper" to hold a license in the city, after regulators declined to renew its license last November. Reporter Sam Schechner joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the ruling means for the company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/09/2011m 38s

Examining the Record of Amy Coney Barrett as Nomination Fight Heats Up

A.M. Edition for Sept. 28. Ahead of a high-stakes debate, President Trump faced questions about taxes and criticized Biden. Wall Street traders bet on turbulent times around the election. Plus, what to consider before finding a new location for working remotely. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/09/2012m 54s

China Weighs Terms of TikTok Deal

P.M. Edition for Sept. 25. The Trump Administration has signed off, in principle, to a deal that would turn TikTok's U.S. operations into a U.S.-based company. But China still needs to sign off on the deal - and Beijing is looking closely at the terms. WSJ Tech in China Reporter Liza Lin joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details on China's concerns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/2013m 59s

Comparing Biden and Trump on Policing, Crime and Racial Justice

A.M. Edition for Sept. 25. In a year of reckoning over race and policing, we'll look at where President Trump and Joe Biden stand on key justice issues. Explaining why IPOs are thriving during a global pandemic. Plus, why tea is so expensive now. Mark Garrison hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/2013m 52s

Canvassing and Covid: Trump and Biden Campaigns Take Different Tacks

P.M. Edition for Sept. 24. The Trump campaign has resumed door-to-door voter outreach - with masks. The Biden campaign is staying inside and manning the phones. National Political Reporter Julie Bykowicz joins host Annmarie Fertoli, with more details on canvassing for votes - during a pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/2015m 26s

Trump and Biden's Diverging Visions for American Foreign Policy

A.M. Edition for Sept. 24. The competing global visions expressed by the Biden and Trump campaigns. Two Louisville police officers were shot as a grand jury decision in the Breonna Taylor case sparked protests in several cities. TikTok's fate is officially in Beijing's hands. Mark Garrison hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/2013m 9s

More Covid-19 Vaccines In Final Testing, Questions on Timeline Remain

P.M. Edition for Wednesday, Sept. 23: Johnson & Johnson is the fourth U.S. pharmaceutical company to advance to late-stage testing of a COVID-19 vaccine. But a lot of questions remain, including the timeline of when a vaccine will become widely available. Pharmaceutical reporter Peter Loftus joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Correction: An earlier version of this podcast stated that former Louisville detective Brett Hankison fired bullets into Breonna Taylor's apartment. He fired into a neighboring apartment. We also mistakenly identified the Kentucky Attorney General. His name is Daniel Cameron. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/09/2015m 15s

Where Trump and Biden Stand on China

A.M. Edition for Sept. 23. How President Trump and Joe Biden differ, and where they agree, on China policy. What SPACs are and why Wall Street loves them now. Billions poured into nonprofits amid growing calls for racial equity. Mark Garrison reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/09/2014m 56s

GOP Rallies Votes to Move Forward With Supreme Court Confirmation

P.M. Edition for Sept. 22. A remaining potential swing vote, Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT), confirmed today that he'll support a confirmation hearing for a Supreme Court justice nominee before the November election. Host Kateri Jochum speaks to Congressional Reporter Siobhan Hughes about what that means for the timeline to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the bench, who's on the short list and how it could impact the upcoming election. Plus: Tesla is holding a "Battery Day" and new treatments for Covid-related PTSD as the U.S. death toll surpasses 200,000. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/2014m 37s

Chinese Leaders Split Over Releasing Blacklist of U.S. Companies

A.M. Edition for Sept. 22. China prepares a blacklist that could include U.S. tech companies. Congress considers a spending bill that doesn't include pandemic stimulus. Why it matters that stocks and gold both dropped. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/2012m 57s

Supreme Court Battle Could Sideline Stimulus, Spending Deal

P.M Edition for Sept. 21: There are dueling viewpoints over whether the Senate should hold confirmation hearings to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat before the election, which is just weeks away. The political divide could exacerbate divisions over other Congressional business, including a new stimulus bill and a long-term spending bill. Congressional Reporter Kristina Peterson joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/2012m 4s

As Justice Ginsburg Is Mourned, Politicians Focus on Vacancy

A.M. Edition for Sept. 21. What to watch in the growing Supreme Court fight. Oracle and Walmart get presidential approval for a deal with TikTok's Chinese owner. Plus, the psychological impact of casual dress during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/2014m 59s

Special Edition: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a pioneering figure for women's rights and the second woman to sit on the nation's highest court, died Friday at the age of 87. WSJ Legal affairs reporter Brent Kendall joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss Ginsburg's life and legacy - and why her vacancy on the bench will set up a fierce political battle in the final weeks of the election. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/2010m 57s

U.S. Ban on TikTok, WeChat Set to Take Effect Monday

P.M. Edition for Sept. 18. For weeks, the popular Chinese-owned apps TikTok and WeChat have been caught up in U.S.-China tensions. Now the battle has escalated into an outright ban-the U.S. will start barring users from downloading or updating the apps, effective Monday. Reporter Katy Stech Ferek joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/2012m 18s

WSJ College Rankings Show Which Offer the Best Return on Investment

A.M. Edition for Sept. 18. The WSJ's annual higher education rankings come as the future of U.S. universities has never been murkier. A look at markets as Wall Street wraps up a bumpy week. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/2013m 51s

Weekly Jobless Claims Hold Steady at Historic Highs

P.M. Edition for Sept. 17. Initial jobless claims ticked down slightly last week, but that's little consolation when the number remains historically high. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath has more on the latest numbers. Plus, New York City, the nation's largest school district, delays in-person instruction-for a second time. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/2011m 27s

Understanding the Differences Between Trump and Biden on Immigration

A.M. Edition for Sept. 17. An in-depth look at the immigration of the presidential candidates as the election approaches. We explain the forces behind this week's oil price rises. And the hard numbers on empty offices. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/2013m 51s

Fed Signals Three More Years of Near-Zero Interest Rates

P.M. Edition for Sept. 16. The Federal Reserve expects to keep interest rates near zero through 2023 to support the nation's economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Economic policy reporter Kate Davidson joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/09/2012m 51s

Balancing Health and Economic Concerns in Europe's Covid-19 Resurgence

A.M. Edition for Sept. 16. Europe tries to strike a balance between health and economy as coronavirus cases jump. Facebook faces a possible U.S. antitrust suit. New retail numbers may show changes in consumer behavior. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/09/2013m 26s

Harvard Affirmative Action Case Could Change College Admissions

P.M. Edition for Sept. 15. Harvard University will be back in court tomorrow, in a case that could have broad implications for higher education. Reporter Melissa Korn joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Plus, wildfires leave a trail of destruction in the western U.S. Zusha Elinson reports from Oregon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/09/2014m 18s

As Fed Meets, It May Need to Consider Unusual Options During Pandemic

A.M. Edition for Sept. 15. How the Federal Reserve is evolving in its fight against the economic slowdown. What to watch in the stock market after Monday's rebound. Plus, the return of sports means the revival of gambling. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/09/2011m 20s

Biden's Federal Spending Plans Grow in Response to Pandemic

P.M. Edition for Sept. 14. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's budget plan has grown since he secured the nomination. A new analysis by the nonpartisan Penn Wharton Budget Model found it would total $5.4 trillion over the next 10 years, representing the highest federal spending in decades. Correspondent Jacob M. Schlesinger joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details and analysis. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/2014m 3s

Oracle Wins Bidding for TikTok in U.S., Beating Microsoft

A.M. Edition for Sept. 14. TikTok and Oracle to partner amid tense U.S.-China relations. Airlines add routes globally, in spite of coronavirus uncertainty. Plus, how to handle mental health issues at work during the pandemic. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/2013m 30s

Banking Leads Other Industries in Promoting Women

P.M. Edition for Sept. 11. In a first for a major Wall Street bank, Citigroup says its next CEO will be a woman, Jane Fraser. Even though it still has a ways to go, the male-dominated banking industry has made big strikes in recent years in elevating women. Deputy Management Bureau Chief Vanessa Fuhrmans joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/2014m 28s

Stock Market Volatility May Continue for Weeks

A.M. Edition for September 11. A look at why stock swings may be here to stay. What Pennsylvania explains about the economic forces that could swing the election. Plus, gender equity concerns at the world's largest hedge fund. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/2014m 7s

Wildfires, Pandemic Take a Toll on California

P.M. Edition for Sept. 10. California is struggling amid compound crises: the coronavirus pandemic and wildfire season. West Coast Bureau Chief for U.S. News Ben Fritz joins host Annmarie Fertoli to describe how the state is coping. Plus, Jane Fraser will be Citigroup's next CEO, becoming the first woman to lead a major Wall Street bank. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/09/2014m 47s

How Corporate Taxes Could Rise Under Biden Presidency

A.M. Edition for September 10. TikTok restructuring may avoid sale of U.S. operations. Understanding Biden's corporate tax proposals. And big companies pledge to add Black men and women to their boards. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/09/2012m 9s

Luxury Shakeup: LVMH Drops Deal to Acquire Tiffany's

P.M. Edition for September 9. French luxury-goods giant LVMH is pulling out of a $16.2 billion deal to acquire U.S. jeweler Tiffany's. Paris correspondent Matthew Dalton connects the dots in this story involving international trade tensions, the coronavirus pandemic and luxury goods. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/2014m 10s

Economically Important Trade Shows Open With Pandemic Precautions

A.M. Edition for Sept. 9. AstraZeneca pauses Covid-19 vaccine trial after one illness. High-stakes trade shows resume in Europe with social distancing. And investors look for a rebound after tech stocks decline. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/2015m 42s

Drugmakers Sign Covid-19 Vaccine Safety Pledge

P.M. Edition for Sept. 8. Amid concerns over the rapid pace of Covid-19 vaccine development, nine drugmakers including Pfizer, AstraZeneca and Moderna say they won't rush to seek approval for a vaccine until it proves safe and effective in a late-stage trial. Pharmaceutical reporter Jared S. Hopkins joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/09/2010m 55s
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