WSJ Minute Briefing

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<p>Speed through top news in a flash. Get the most important stories you need to know from The Wall Street Journal three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on the economy, news from Silicon Valley or closing numbers from Wall Street, stay in the know during your weekday commute.</p>

Episode Date
Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, December 10th
103
Stocks finished lower, but recovered from sharper declines after Democratic lawmakers reached agreement with The White House on a trade deal with Mexico and Canada. Netflix shares fell 2% despite'The Irishman' attracting 26 million viewers on the streaming service in its first week of release. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2019
Midday Brief for Tuesday, December 10th
130
The House Judiciary Committee announces its pursuing two articles of impeachment against the president - abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. House Democrats sign on to the U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal. And National Economic Director Larry Kudlow says new tariffs set to take effect on China on December 15th "are still on the table." Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2019
Morning Brief for Tuesday, December 10th
153
McAfee considers combining with software maker NortonLifeLock. House lawmakers are expected to release at least two articles of impeachment against President Trump. And Democrats are nearing an agreement with the president on a replacement for Nafta. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Monday, December 9th
130
Stocks fell on news of a sharp decline in Chinese exports to the U.S. Netflix shares fell 1.5% despite dominating the Golden Globes awards nominations. A federal judge has put the trial for the $26 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint on the fast track. Each of the company's shares dropped 2.5%. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2019
Midday News Brief for Monday, December 9th
133
House impeachment hearings continue in Washington. A volcanic eruption off the coast of New Zealand has killed at least five people. Former Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker has died at 92. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2019
Morning Brief for Monday, December 9th
125
The House Judiciary Committee holds its second public hearing on impeachment. Sprint and T-Mobile head to court, for a trial challenging their merger. And the Federal Reserve holds its final meeting of the year this week. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Friday, December 6th
102
Stocks rose sharply on November's strong jobs report. Amazon shares edged higher despite a WSJ report that the Trump administration may add some of Amazon's overseas operations to a list of global marketplaces known for counterfeit goods. Peloton shares recovered after losing 15% earlier in the week. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 06, 2019
Midday Brief for Friday, December 6th
120
Unemployment falls to a 50-year low, at 3.5%. Overall, the economy added 266,000 jobs. The report drove stocks and government bond yields up in late-morning trading. And Facebook is in talks to lease space at the landmark Farley building in Manhattan. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 06, 2019
Morning Brief for Friday, December 6th
128
General Motors plans to partner with South Korea's LG Chem to build a large electric vehicle battery plant. In a voluntary two-year study, Uber said it received nearly six thousand reports of sexual assaults involving U.S. passengers or drivers. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 06, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, December 5th
125
Stocks edged lower in advance of Friday's employment report. Shares of crafts retailer Michael's fell 16% on a drop in profits. Aramco priced its initial public offering, giving the oil giant a value of $1.7 trillion in what will be the world's biggest IPO ever. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 05, 2019
Midday Brief for Thursday, December 5th
138
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructs the Judiciary Committee to draw up articles of impeachment. Aramco's expected IPO price values the company at $1.7 trillion. ICE has quadrupled its workplace immigration investigations this fiscal year, compared to 2016. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 05, 2019
Morning Brief for Thursday, December 5th
114
WSJ: Trump may double the number of troops in the Middle East to counter Iran. Speaker Pelosi is pushing to strip out the legal shield for Internet companies in the new U.S. trade pact with Canada and Mexico. Hedge-fund billionaire Steven Cohen reportedly close to a deal to buy majority stake in the New York Mets. Charlie Turner reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 05, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, December 4th
112
Stocks rebounded from Tuesday's selloff on reports that U.S. trade negotiators expect a 'phase one' trade deal with China to be finalized before Dec. 15. Shares of Expedia jumped 6% after the company CEO and CFO resigned after a clash with the company chairman. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2019
Midday News Brief for Wednesday, December 4th
135
President Trump plans to leave the NATO summit after a hot mic video caught world leaders speaking about him without him present. In Washington, the Judiciary Committee hears from law professors to help determine whether allegations against President Trump constitute grounds for impeachment. Expedia Group's CEO and CFO have resigned after clashing with the company board. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2019
Morning Brief for Wednesday, December 4th
149
The impeachment inquiry enters a new phase. Google's co-founders relinquishment management roles at Alphabet. And President Trump is set to meet with German leader Angela Merkel in London. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd
117
Stocks sold off following President Trump's suggestion that the trade war with China could extend beyond the 2020 election. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2019
Midday Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd
138
President Trump says he has "no deadline" to end the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Sprint overcounted its number of subsidized customers for years. The next G-7 summit will be held at Camp David. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2019
Morning Brief for Tuesday, December 3rd
159
The U.S. threatens tariffs on more than $2 billion of French imports. House Republicans release a report defending President Trump in the impeachment inquiry. And California investigators find systemic problems with PG&E's transmission-line maintenance. Keith Collins reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Monday, December 2nd
98
The big three U.S. indexes fell 1% apiece. The Institute for Supply Management's Manufacturing Index was weaker than economists expected in November. U.S. steel stocks traded higher after President Trump said he will restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 02, 2019
Midday Brief for Monday, December 2nd
149
President Trump says the U.S. will restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina. The White House declines to participate in a House Judiciary hearing on impeachment. And delivery companies are confident they can manage more than two billion packages this holiday season - with six fewer days to deliver them. Annmarie Fertoli reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 02, 2019