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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.

Episode Date
Closing Bell Brief for Friday, February 15th
116
Stocks soared Friday on signs of U.S.-China trade progress and comments from the San Francisco Fed president about interest rate increases in 2019. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 15, 2019
Midday Brief for Friday, February 15th
120
President Trump says he will declare a national emergency to boost plans to build a border wall. He will also sign a spending bill that averts a second government shutdown. U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators will meet in Washington next week to continue talks. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 15, 2019
Morning Brief for Friday, February 15th
116
Congress approves a spending bill that will keep the government open. Amazon pulls out of its plans to build its headquarters in New York. Friday's economic calendar. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 15, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, February 14th
124
Major U.S. averages end mostly lower following weak retail sales. Amazon scraps plan for NYC headquarters. Trump to declare national emergency after signing spending bill. Charlie Turner reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 14, 2019
Midday Brief for Thursday, February 14th
120
Amazon cancels plans to build a second headquarters in New York City. Congress expected to vote Thursday on a spending bill that would avoid another government shutdown. Prince Philip will not be charged by British authorities following last month's car accident. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 14, 2019
Morning Brief for Thursday, February 14th
112
A federal judge voids Paul Manafort's plea agreement. Retail sales for December are out Wednesday. And the Treasury Department reports a decline in tax revenue and a growing deficit in 2018. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 14, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, February 13th
129
Stocks rise Wednesday. Levi Strauss files for an IPO. Ford recalls F-150 pickups to repair a transmission glitch. Brock Long steps down as head of FEMA. Charlie Turner reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 13, 2019
Midday Brief for Wednesday, February 13th
120
President Trump is expected to sign a spending bill that would keep the government open until September. Former U.S. counterintelligence officer charged with proving classified information to Iran. Former Sears CEO sees smaller stores and less apparel as the future of the chain. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 13, 2019
Morning Brief for Wednesday, February 13th
108
Wednesday brings the consumer price index, plus earnings from major hotel chains. Major publishers aren't happy about the financial terms for Apple's news subscription service. And Molson Coors struggles amid a decline in U.S. beer drinking. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 13, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, February 12th
101
Stocks propelled higher on optimism over U.S.-China trade talks. Under Armor rises early 7% after reporting better-than-expected Q4 revenue and earnings per share. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 12, 2019
Midday Brief for Tuesday, February 12th
186
Chinese and U.S. negotiators working toward finding common ground on trade in advance of a possible summit. Brokerage price wars are heating up. Former astronaut Mark Kelly running for U.S. Senate in Arizona. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 12, 2019
Morning Brief for Tuesday, February 12th
139
President Trump holds his first rally of the year in El Paso, Texas. U.S. companies offer key insight on the China slowdown. And who will replace Mario Draghi as president of the European Central Bank? Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 12, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Monday, February 11th
126
Investors weigh the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks. Congresswoman Ilhan Omar apologizes for using language criticized as anti-Semitic. And Reddit's latest funding round values it at $3 billion. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 11, 2019
Midday Brief for Monday, February 11th
118
President Trump heads to El Paso, Texas for a rally. Democratic legislators back off impeachment proceedings for Virginia's lieutenant governor. And Morgan Stanley is set to make its biggest acquisition since the financial crisis. Annmarie Fertoli reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 11, 2019
Morning Brief for Monday, February 11th
118
The U.S. and China begin another round of trade negotiations. President Trump and Congress are facing an end-of-week deadline to hash out a new spending bill. And we'll see earnings from beverage makers and hotel chains. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 11, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Friday, February 8th
128
All three major indexes ended the week with slight gains, despite a mixed close on Friday. Lawmakers grilled Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker for hours on Friday. And iron-ore futures rose more than 9% for the week. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 08, 2019
Midday Brief for Friday, February 8th
130
Amazon's Bezos accuses National Enquirer's publisher of attempted blackmail. Mattel, Hasbro report lower holiday sales. Supreme Court issues temporary stay against abortion limits in Louisiana. Charlie Turner reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 08, 2019
Morning Brief for Friday, February 8th
108
Fed Chair Jerome Powell is set to deliver his semiannual report to a Senate committee later this month. Shipping rates are falling to near record lows. And Amazon invests in driverless technology. Annmarie Fertoli reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 08, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, February 7th
135
Stocks fall sharply on global growth worries and growing doubts about the U.S. and China striking a trade deal. A judge OKs Eddie Lampert's purchase of Sears. Woody Allen sues Amazon Studios. Charlie Turner reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 07, 2019
Midday Brief for Thursday, February 7th
126
BB&T and SunTrust Banks agree to a 66 billion dollar merger. Twitter reports record revenue and its first full year of profitability. Honeywell unveils new aircraft black boxes that use satellites. Charlie Turner reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 07, 2019