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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, August 16th
124
Stocks close out the week higher thanks in part to strong consumer spending data. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 16, 2019
Midday News Brief for Friday, August 16thl
127
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib calls off her trip to Israel. Economists say consumers will be hit by tariffs on Chinese goods that go into effect September 1st. Capital One employees raised concerns about the company's cybersecurity unit before July's giant data breach, J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 16, 2019
Morning Brief for Friday, August 16th
127
When investors can expect a corporate earnings rebound. How shoppers gave the U.S. economy a boost. Why the U.S. is considering purchasing Greenland. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 16, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, August 15th
112
Stocks recover modestly following Wednesday's broad selloff. Walmart shares up 6% after reporting better-than-expected earnings and issuing strong guidance. GE shares down 13% after a research report alleged the company has masked the depth of its financial problems. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 15, 2019
Midday News Brief for Thursday, August 15th
110
U.S. stocks look to recover following Wednesday's sharp selloff. President pitches a meeting between Chinese president Xi Jingping and himself to discuss Hong Kong protests. J.R. Whalen reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 15, 2019
Morning Brief for Thursday, August 15th
141
Warning signs point to a deepening global economic slowdown. Capital One records see a larger scale of vulnerability. The Food and Drug Administration approve a new drug to help treat tuberculosis. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 15, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Wednesday, August 14th
130
Stocks fall sharply on weak German and Chinese economic data, as well as a recession warning from the bond market. All 11 S&P 500 index sectors declined. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 14, 2019
Midday News Brief for Wednesday, August 14th
108
U.S. stocks fall sharply in early Wednesday trading after Chinese and German release weak economic data. Hong Kong authorities step up security at the airport a day after violent clashes between police and protesters. WeWork releases papers for its impending IPO. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 14, 2019
Morning Brief for Wednesday, August 14th
139
The U.S. retreats on Chinese tariff threats. Hong Kong protesters and police clash at the airport. States sue the Trump Administration over of power-plant regulations. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 14, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Tuesday, August 12th
128
Stocks soar on news some U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods will be delayed until December 15th. CBS shares rise and Viacom shares fall as the two companies announce an all-stock merger. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 13, 2019
Midday News Brief for Tuesday, August 13th
108
Stocks rise sharply on news some U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods will be delayed until December. CBS and Viacom are moving closer to finalizing a merger deal. A medical task force recommends doctors ask patients about illicit drug use to help stem the opioid-abuse crisis. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 13, 2019
Morning Brief for Tuesday, August 13th
134
Hong Kong airport cancels flights as protesters flood in. Attorney General cites "irregularities" at federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein died. Cashierless stores make inroads in the U.S. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 13, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Monday, August 12th
106
A dim outlook for U.S.-China trade talks sends stocks broadly lower. Semiconductor stocks with Chinese exposure sold off as well. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 12, 2019
Midday News Brief for Monday, August 12th
128
Attorney General William Barr says 'serious irregularities have been found at the federal prison where alleged sex-trafficker Jeffrey Epstein died over the weekend. Beijing officials have labeled protests in Hong Kong emerging signs of terrorism. General Motors and Volkswagen will discontinue producing hybrid vehicles. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 12, 2019
Morning Brief for Monday, August 12th
139
Epstein's death sparks multi-pronged investigation. BlackRock takes stake in Authentic Brands. Hong Kong protesters battle police. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 12, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Friday, August 9th
117
Stocks finish lower after President Trump indicates the U.S. is not ready to reach a trade deal with China. Uber shares fall nearly 7% following Thursday's disappointing earnings report. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 09, 2019
Midday News Brief for Friday, August 9th
128
Stocks move lower in midday trading after President Trump says the U.S. is not ready to make a trade deal with China. Japan includes protecting people from heat-related deaths and hospitalizations in preparations for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 09, 2019
Morning Brief for Friday, August 9th
127
President Trump names a new acting director of national intelligence. Uber posts its largest quarterly loss. Facebook offers news outlets content licenses. Tanya Bustos reports. <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 09, 2019
Closing Bell Brief for Thursday, August 8th
119
Stocks soar as trade tensions with China ease. Uber shares fall 11% in after-hours trading following the company's report that it suffered its largest-ever quarterly loss. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 08, 2019
Midday News Brief for Thursday, August 8th
125
U.S. stocks up in Thursday morning trading as trade fears with China ease. The FBI's plan to monitor social media sites to protect U.S. interests could violate Facebook's policies. President Trump is considering commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. J.R. Whalen reports.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 08, 2019