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Gist: The Colony and the Nation

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MSNBC host Chris Hayes on how the law-and-order policies of Richard Nixon have created a bifurcated America

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May 26, 2017

Trumpcast: Rep. Ted Lieu Talks Trump Abroad

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Jamelle Bouie talks to Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA 33rd District) about the President's trip abroad and what he can expect when he makes his return stateside.

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May 26, 2017

Closing Bell Report for Friday, May 26th

WSJ Minute Briefing

Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, proposed Post Office cutbacks and even longer lines at airports.

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May 26, 2017

Stocks Edge Higher Going Into Memorial Day

WSJ What's News

Stocks were basically flat, but the Nasdaq and S&P 500 edged higher to new records. Overall, the major averages posted strong gains. The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch says any worries about political turmoil are being Trumped by earnings.

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May 26, 2017

The Death of the Stock Split?

WSJ MoneyBeat

With companies no longer splitting stocks much anymore, the Wall Street Journal's Erik Holm and Ben Eisen join MoneyBeat with a look at the drastic shift in perception of what makes a good stock.

25 Min

May 26, 2017

Amicus: Clarence Thomas is Color Blind

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The most conservative justice casts a decisive vote to invalidate race-based voting lines.

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May 26, 2017

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May 26, 2017
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Chris Berube with three things you need to know about the upcoming British election.

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May 26, 2017
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First quarter economic growth was stronger than previously thought, at 1.2 percent. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf points out that it's slower than the fourth quarter, and talks about why first quarter GDP has been traditionally weaker than the rest of the year.

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May 26, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on first quarter GDP, April consumer sentiment and a possible change in listing standards at the NYSE.

6 min
May 26, 2017
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Adam Johnson, Director at the Kentucky Bourbon Trail at Kentucky Distillers' Association, talks all things bourbon, including how to host a quality tasting party.

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May 26, 2017
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On ABC’s “historic” move to help Rachel Lindsay find love on tv.

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May 26, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, the federal appeals court that rejected President Trump's request to reinstate a revised immigration order, and new changes from the TSA at the airport.

5 min
May 26, 2017
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Schick is the latest brand to start its own online shave club. The Wall Street Journal's Sharon Terlep joins us in the studio with a look at what it means for Procter & Gamble's Gillette.

5 min
May 26, 2017
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Can you beat the market using The Wall Street Journal's trading simulator? The man who built it, Elliot Bentley, joins us in the studio.

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May 25, 2017
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The Republican Congressman on life in Trump’s Washington and how Fox News has changed the Republican Party.

1 min
May 25, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on closing stocks, Best Buy's earnings surprise, and President Donald Trump's tough new spending demands for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

11 min
May 25, 2017
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While one in four Americans works from home regularly, some tech companies are dragging employees back into the office. Moneyish's Nicole Lyn Pesce and career coach Carlota Zimmerman join Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to discuss the pros and cons of telecommuting.

19 min
May 25, 2017
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Dan Gallagher joins Miriam Gottfried and ​Alex Frangos to talk how leading Chinese drone maker DJI is making life difficult for rivals. Then, Paul Davies discuss how, even as Brexit looms, London has the raw material that Europe needs for its capital markets.

1 min
May 25, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on OPEC's bid to boost oil prices, the U.K.'s anger over U.S. leaks, and Microsoft's new videogame live-streaming service, Mixer.

18 min
May 25, 2017
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First, MoneyBeat's look at quants continues with Rob Copeland discussing Magnetar Capital's billion-dollar quantitative effort to buck the hedge-fund massacre waylaying its peers. Then, Sarah Krouse talks about BlackRock's new advertising system that uses sentiment analysis from Twitter to help determine when to advertise specific funds.

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May 24, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Thursday's earnings calendar, President Donald Trump's visit to NATO headquarters, and new research from the University of Arizona about office conversation.

1 min
May 24, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on strong first quarter earnings, arrests in the Manchester bombing and a drop in existing home sales.

32 min
May 24, 2017
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Author Robert Bruner joins MoneyBeat's book club roundtable to discuss "Deals from Hell: M&A Lessons that Rise Above the Ashes," a look at the worst deals ever and the lessons learned from them.

1 min
May 23, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on the raised U.K. terrorism threat level and new Senate subpoenas for Mike Flynn. Also a preview of Wednesday's economic and earnings reports.

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May 23, 2017
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A longtime defense policy reporter on the tragedy unfolding in the Trump White House.

1 min
May 23, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, ISIS' claim of responsibility for the Manchester attack, Fiat Chrysler's diesel engine suit and falling U.S. gas prices.

7 min
May 23, 2017
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Stocks that were expected to benefit from a Trump presidency has struggled this year. The Wall Street Journal's James Mackintosh says investors who don't believe the president will be able to work with Congress may want to adopt a pre-election strategy.

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May 23, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Death of the Ego” Edition

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May 23, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Kate Davidson talks about President Trump's budget proposal, which seeks to cut spending by four and a half billion dollars over a decade.

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May 23, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: Donald Trump responds to the terror attack in Manchester in a very Trumpian way; Callista Gingrich heads to the Vatican; InfoWars gets into the White House, just for one day.

5 min
May 23, 2017
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Joining us from London, the Wall Street Journal's Alistair MacDonald talks about people tweeting for information on loved ones who went to the concert in Manchester, England.

1 min
May 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the explosion at a concert hall in Manchester, England, President Trump's plan to balance the federal budget, and the WannaCry malware's link to North Korea.

1 min
May 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar, the release of President Trump's first full budget, and Disney's big bet on a new theme park.

11 min
May 23, 2017
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Americans of all political stripes are worried about climate change. But surveys find they're unwilling to pay what it costs to fight it, according to Wall Street Journal contributor Sam Ori.

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May 23, 2017
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Why is there a housing shortage? Studies find that as more people, especially millennials, move to cities, less construction is taking place in suburbs. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Kusisto explains.

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May 23, 2017
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Studies show Americans become more pessimistic about markets and their own finances as they get older. So they stay frugal, according to the Wall Street Journal's Anne Tergesen.

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May 22, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg speaks with Zack Beauchamp of Vox.

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May 22, 2017
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The star of Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter isn’t sure the world needs more dumb jokes, but he’s making them anyway.

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May 22, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin and guest Jane Coaston talk about the NBA playoffs.

1 min
May 22, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, a Take-Two videogame delay, a possible delay in an Obamacare lawsuit and a court defeat for patent holders.

7 min
May 22, 2017
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With President Trump overseas and Congressional investigations heating up, the Wall Street Journal's Bryon Tau says the White House is trying to shift the focus to passing a budget.

31 min
May 22, 2017
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Leigh Clayton takes care of the health of 1,500 animals in Baltimore's National Aquarium

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May 22, 2017
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Leigh Clayton takes care of the health of 1,500 animals in Baltimore's National Aquarium

7 min
May 22, 2017
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A Federal Reserve survey finds Americans are doing better financially, except for those without a college education. The Wall Street Journal's Harriet Torry says that the financial health of American households overall has improved modestly in recent years.

7 min
May 22, 2017
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Ford announced a shakeup at the top, ousting CEO Mark Fields and replacing him with industry outsider Jim Hackett. The Wall Street Journal's John Stoll says Ford felt that Hackett was better able to energize and steer the automaker toward new technologies.

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May 22, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Ford's new CEO, President Donald Trump's arrival in Israel, and Solar company Sunrun's alleged manipulation of sales data.

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May 22, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: David Clarke joins the White House, plagiarized a lot of stuff; Protests in Venezuela hit fifty days; The Fyre will be back, assuming organizers are not in prison.

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May 22, 2017
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As more millennials in their thirties start helping their parents with money, JoycePayne Partners' Michael Joyce talks about what to consider and how it makes the most sense financially.

1 min
May 22, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the coming week's economic calendar and President Donald Trump's trip abroad.

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May 22, 2017
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There's growing consensus that the end of ever-rising oil consumption is in sight. The big question is, when? The Wall Street Journal's Elena Cherney reports from Toronto.

5 min
May 22, 2017
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Bank branches in business districts are given low-income designation by a quirk in federal law. The Wall Street Journal's Rachel Louise Ensign joins us in the studio with the details.

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May 22, 2017
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Those who pay $20,000 or more to rent a luxury place each month should expect to go under the microscope. Wall Street Journal Jumbo Jungle columnist Robyn A. Friedman has advice for what to expect and how to handle the financial scrutiny.

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May 21, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf previews the week's economic calendar with a look at existing home sales, Fed minutes, and consumer sentiment.

16 min
May 21, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Gregory Zuckerman and Geoffrey Rogow discuss how the rise of quantitative trading is shifting the landscape of the markets and why "the quants" may be the new kings of Wall Street.

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May 21, 2017
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In our twentieth weekly recap, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: more listener Q&A!

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May 21, 2017
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Katy Waldman, Meghan O'Rourke, and Emily Bazelon discuss Margaret Atwood's dystopic novel The Handmaid's Tale and the Hulu television adaptation.

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May 21, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf joins us from the Washington newsroom to look at what to watch this week with the economy.

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May 20, 2017
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After kicking cancer to the curb, a Texas oncology nurse discovers the power of essential oils for hair regrowth and launches her own handmade hair care line.

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May 20, 2017
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Slate Money on the auto industry, artificial intelligence, and Apple’s new headquarters

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May 20, 2017
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Slate Money on the auto industry, artificial intelligence, and Apple’s new headquarters

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May 20, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch joins us in the studio with a look at the market this week, plus what to watch in the week ahead.

21 min
May 20, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Jason Zweig and Chris Dieterich discuss funds called ForceShares and how the latest way of trying to make money off volatility is wildly risky.

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May 19, 2017
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Obama’s education secretary, Arne Duncan, wants to help college athletes out of their plight.

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May 19, 2017
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Obama’s education secretary, Arne Duncan, wants to help college athletes out of their plight.

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May 19, 2017
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With a study finding that most people didn't feel they had officially entered adulthood until the age of 29, MarketWatch's Trey Williams and Maria LaMagna talk the key moments when people leave adolescence behind.

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May 19, 2017
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President Donald Trump will propose the U.S. can balance the federal budget with substantial cuts to safety-net programs, combined with a tax and regulatory overhaul to speed up the nation's economy. The Wall Street Journal's Nick Timiraos reports.

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May 19, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on closing stocks, President Donald Trump's pick for the number two spot at Treasury drops out, and a court strikes down FAA drone rules.

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May 19, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today's three things: Another damning leak from White House senior staff about the president's meeting with Russian officials, Rod Rosenstein says his memo was misused, and someone puts a spell on Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro.

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May 19, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg speaks with Jeffrey Toobin about the special prosecutor in the Russian investigation.

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May 19, 2017
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Amid the final installment of The Wall Street Journal's Ahead of the Tape column, Steve Russolillo looks back at its best and worst stock picks and explains why trying to predict the markets for 15 years hasn't always been easy.

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May 19, 2017
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The gas station is in for a major overhaul. The world's big oil companies have all sorts of potential changes on the drawing board, including new fuel options, restaurants, and package-delivery services. WSJ's Sarah Kent reports from London.

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May 19, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Trump's visit to the Muslim world, a U.S. dispute with Mexico over sugar, and a stronger than expect earnings report form Salesforce.

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May 19, 2017
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Financial authorities are concerned that Rosneft, a major creditor to Citgo's parent firm, could end up owning key energy infrastructure in the U.S. The Wall Street Journal's Jay Solomon joins us from Washington.

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May 19, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Rachel Louise Ensign and AnnaMaria Andriotis discuss why bank branches in certain business districts are given low-income designation by a quirk in federal law.

6 min
May 19, 2017
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Adventures in creating homemade presents for friends and family lead a Beyoncé-obsessed duo to lip balm world domination. Bonus: learn Abraham Lincoln’s favorite dessert recipes.

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May 19, 2017
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We break down Hulu’s adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel with Slate's Katy Waldman.

11 min
May 18, 2017
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Natixis Global Asset Management's Marina Gross breaks down the main risks and opportunities investors are facing in the market's current climate.

1 min
May 19, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Apple's challenges in the Chinese market, Donald Trump's first trip abroad, and Friday's economic calendar.

6 min
May 19, 2017
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U.S. total household debt jumped to a record 12.7 trillion dollars in the first quarter, exceeding its 2008 peak. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf says job gains and economic growth boosted Americans' incomes and willingness to borrow.

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May 19, 2017
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General Motors says it will stop selling vehicles in India, although it will continue to build them there. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Colias says GM wants to focus on selling in more lucrative markets like China and Brazil.

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May 18, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to WIRED Magazine writer Garrett Graff about Bob Mueller and Jim Comey.

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May 18, 2017
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Isaac Chotiner on the death of a man who created Fox News and elevated Trump to political power.

1 min
May 18, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, GOP budget hurdles and avoiding a breakup of major banks.

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May 18, 2017
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David Plotz and Emily Bazelon are joined by Jacob Weisberg to discuss the maelstrom around Trump’s presidency, Roger Ailes, and Attorney General Sessions’s war on drugs.

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May 18, 2017
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With 2.5 billion robocalls impacting phone users in April alone, Moneyish's Nicole Lyn Pesce joins Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to explain the sudden surge in spam calls blowing up our phones.

6 min
May 18, 2017
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Wal-Mart's quarterly same-store sales rose 1.4 percent, bucking a slump in the retail industry. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer says Wal-Mart benefited from increased foot traffic at stores and investments in its e-commerce business.

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May 18, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: The Mar-a-Lago WiFi security needs some work, Robert Mueller’s bona fides, and a harsh burn about the KitKat bar.

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May 18, 2017
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The panel discusses dealing with media you find problematic and whether it's worth trying to filter it for your kids, the n-word, broken nanny dates, and more, in Triumphs and Fails and Recommendations.

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May 18, 2017
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From London, Wall Street Journal markets reporter Riva Gold tells us that overseas markets followed Wall Street lower in the wake of ongoing political turmoil in Washington.

6 min
May 18, 2017
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Turmoil in the Trump administration rattled Wall Street Wednesday. But Brent Schutte of Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management points out that, historically, markets have almost always responded to geopolitical risks with long-term gains.

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May 18, 2017
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Hogan Lovells' Matthias Hirschmann discusses how M&A uncertainty is impacting the markets, as well as how the Trump administration could shift the driving forces behind international M&A.

21 min
May 18, 2017
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Heard on the Street's Dan Gallagher joins Miriam Gottfried and Spencer Jakab to discuss why shares of chipmaker Nvidia have been on a tear. Then Justin Lahart talks how to quantify the potential market impact that could come from a Trump-related selloff.

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May 18, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Trump's reaction to the Justice Department's appointment of a special counsel, the passing of Roger Ailes and Wal-Mart defying the retail slump with strong earnings.

8 min
May 18, 2017
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A web developer and a faceless artist in Florida team up with celebrities on Instagram to promote hip hop glitter pendants. Thug life has never looked so shiny!

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May 18, 2017
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The Washington Post political reporter on scheduling life around President Trump’s tweetstorms.

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May 18, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and filling-in for June Thomas— The New York Times Magazine's Susan Dominus discuss open marriages, Amazon's "I Love Dick," and the "We Wanted a Revolution" exhibit.