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Amicus: Gorsuch Grins, Says Nothing

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Were these hearings as pointless as they seemed?

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Mar 25, 2017

Slate Money: The Thinx Twice Edition

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Slate Money on Thinx founder Miki Agrawal’s sexual harassment allegations, Sherpaa’s woes, and venture capitalist J.D. Vance’s investment in Ohio startups

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Mar 25, 2017

The Thinx Twice Edition

Slate Money

Slate Money on Thinx founder Miki Agrawal’s sexual harassment allegations, Sherpaa’s woes, and venture capitalist J.D. Vance’s investment in Ohio startups

34 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Stocks Suffer Biggest Weekly Decline in Months

WSJ What's News

The dayslong struggle to pass a health-care bill spurred the biggest weekly decline for major stocks indexes in months. The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch joins us in the studio with a look at the market this week.

5 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Gist: Feet off the Couch, Please

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Alyssa Mastromonaco, who served as deputy chief of staff in Obama’s White House, on why mess ups like the Kellyanne Conway couch photo actually matter

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Mar 24, 2017

Political: Gabfest EXTRA 2- the Vanishing Health Care Bill

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Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson give the latest on the vanishing House health care bill.

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Mar 24, 2017

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Mar 24, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on closing numbers, the canceling of the vote on the GOP's replacement of the nation's healthcare law, and ads still showing up next to objectionable content on YouTube might cost Google.

6 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Political leaders in both parties used to agree that the U.S. needs more legal immigrants to sustain its aging labor force. The Wall Street Journal's Chief Economics Commentator Greg Ip takes a closer look at a plan to reduce legal migration.

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Mar 24, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Byrd play on the Hill, Mubarak is released from prison, and Seth Meyers accuses the president of IP theft.

4 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Ford raised a caution flag for the auto industry, saying higher interest rates and a steady decline in used-car values will hurt affordability. The Wall Street Journal's Christina Rogers joins us from Detroit.

5 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Companies will likely absorb the extra cost on no-interest purchases, hoping the rate boost is a sign of an improving economy. The Wall Street Journal's Vipal Monga joins us in the studio.

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Mar 24, 2017
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David Plotz, Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson discuss the health care vote (or non vote) suspense.

1 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the House vote to replace the Affordable Care Act, the arrests made in the London terror-attack investigation, and new WikiLeaks documents describing alleged Mac and iPhone hacking tools.

39 min
Mar 24, 2017
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The Founder of Thinx Revolutionized Periods, but Was She Too Extreme for Her Own Company?

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Mar 24, 2017
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In this bonus episode, Katy Waldman, Jeremy Stahl, and Ava Lubell discuss The Art of War by Sun Tzu as self-help and potential guide to understanding the world of 2017

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Mar 24, 2017
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The actor/writer/video producer on calling out representation in Hollywood.

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Mar 24, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on the status of the GOP healthcare measure, new data from the Congressional Budget Office, what economy watchers will have an eye on today, plus a new deal for Theranos investors.

12 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Meltzer Lippe's Avi Kestenbaum discuses how to best go about managing your children's inheritance, and whether they should receive assets jointly or separately.

5 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Nike said a sneaker homage to the cult classic film "Space Jam" was a smash hit, but the retro shoes were a rare highlight in otherwise troubling results for the world's largest athletic company. The Wall Street Journal's Sara Germano reports.

6 min
Mar 23, 2017
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An online dating promotion for loyalty points with British Airways by Match and eHarmony brought unintended consequences. The Wall Street Journal's Middle Seat Columnist Scott McCartney joins us with the details.

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Mar 23, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Abby Phillip of the Washington Post about today's no-vote on the AHCA and where things go from here.

8 min
Mar 23, 2017
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MarketWatch's Nicole Lyn Pesce joins Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to talk about the budding concept of "adulting schools," which teaches millennial students key life skills.

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Mar 23, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers, GOP postpones vote on their healthcare bill, Ford says higher interest rates and lower used car values will hurt results, plus Apple builds iPhones in India.

8 min
Mar 23, 2017
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The head of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank sketches out where he sees interest rate policy going the rest of this year. WSJ reporter Harriet Torry talked with John Williams and shares insights.

5 min
Mar 23, 2017
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New research paints a bleak picture of the nation's largest-population group. Mortality is rising for white adults, starting at age 25, driven by troubles in a hard-hit working class. The Wall Street Journal's Betsy McKay reports.

24 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Mark Travis, President and CEO Intrepid Capital Management, joins Stephen Grocer and Ben Eisen to discuss his investing strategies, the Trump presidency's impact on stocks, and what the market's future may hold.

6 min
Mar 23, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Dante Chinni spent the day with Trump supporters in Pennsylvania talking about healthcare. He joins us from the Washington newsroom with what he heard.

20 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Justin Lahart joins Miriam Gottfried and Alex Frangos to discuss why Donald Trump's tax cuts may be smaller and later than investors think. Then, Dan Gallagher joins the show to talk about how Apple is getting users to pay more without raising prices.

1 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Judge Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court hearing, the latest on the deadly rampage outside the UK Parliament, and AT&T and Verizon pulling their advertising from Google.

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Mar 22, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on what to watch with the economy, from Fed speeches to new home sales data. Plus, government prosecutors are building cases that link North Korea to theft at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Donald Trump's new pick to be Labor Secretary testified at his confirmation hearing Wednesday. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says Alexander Acosta stands in sharp contrast to the first Labor nominee, Andrew Puzder.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Americans are feeling good about the stock market, the economy and their finances. A new Wells Fargo/Gallup Retirement and Investment survey finds optimism is at a 16-year high. Joe Ready of Wells Fargo has the survey details.

7 min
Mar 22, 2017
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The FBI has disclosed it's investigating ties between Russia and Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The Wall Street Journal's Shane Harris says that has deepened the partisanship between Democrats and Republicans.

1 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, a Snap surge, AT&T pulling ads from Google and the best cities for millennials on the move.

20 min
Mar 22, 2017
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First, MoneyBeat examines whether Tuesday's sell-off means we can expect more stock market volatility in the near future. Then, an in-depth look at the many woes facing the high-frequency trading industry.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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China is the world's largest car market, but Chinese trade barriers make it tough for foreign car rivals to gain access. The Wall Street Journal's Chester Dawson says U.S. carmakers want President Trump to take a harder line on China's trade regulations.

1 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's new round of grilling from the Senate Judiciary Committee, U.S. stocks, and auto makers targeting China amid new trade rules.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Liz Miller of Summit Place Financial Advisors believes that fundamentals such as the economy and earnings remain strong. She also thinks a stock pullback is no surprise after such a strong rally.

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Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews existing home sales and reports on Google's ad-display changes and a fast-food CEO resignation.

9 min
Mar 21, 2017
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MMD Realty's Michelle Farber Ross talks how to identity exactly what you're looking for in an investment property and how you can best organize your finances to attain one.

5 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Anyone for sushi, first thing in the morning? The Wall Street Journal's Charles Passy says the Lobster Place, a Manhattan restaurant, has begun offering sushi as part of its breakfast menu.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Laura Kusisto says the possibility of tax reform is threatening funding for affordable housing deals. It's because a lower corporate tax rate could lower the value of tax credits used to fund projects.

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Mar 21, 2017
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The president’s allies are being investigated for connections to Moscow. Are we making a big enough deal of this?

1 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Nike and FedEx earnings, a skinnier cable-TV bundle and more guns on airplanes.

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Mar 21, 2017
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John McWhorter time travels to 1930 and eavesdrops on American English.

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Mar 21, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Voyagers” Edition

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Mar 21, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s three things: 1) A matter of ethics, 2) Holy, polluted rivers, and 3) Mrs. Spicer gets no comment.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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President Trump paid a visit to House GOP members Tuesday to pressure them into supporting the Republicans' healthcare law. The Wall Street Journal's Siobhan Hughes talks about President Trump's efforts to close the deal.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The U.S. has banned passengers from carrying most electronics bigger than a cellphone into the cabin on direct flights from some countries in the Middle East and North Africa. We get details from the Wall Street Journal's Susan Carey.

1 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the new U.S. ban on flights from Mideast nations, Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, and the record rains in California that are threatening crops.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Roy Blumberg of Horatio Street Wealth Management believes investors will be sidelined until they see action on Trump's economic proposals. He thinks lack of action will hurt earnings.

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Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews some key earnings and reports on a long running stock market streak, a new cellphone product from Qualcomm and Tesla's Model S cancellation.

7 min
Mar 20, 2017
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General Motors is tinkering with the car ownership model. It's offering a Netflix-like monthly subscription service to customers for its Cadillac brand.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Kevin Giddis, head of fixed income at Raymond James, says it may take savers the better part of this year to reap the benefits of higher interest rates.

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Mar 20, 2017
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The Science Vs. host takes on everything from climate change to ghosts on her weekly podcast.

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Mar 20, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the NCAA tournament and the World Baseball Classic. Mike also announces his departure from the show, and Josh and Stefan send him off with Pesca Jeopardy!

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Mar 20, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the NCAA tournament and the World Baseball Classic. Mike also announces his departure from the show, and Josh and Stefan send him off with Pesca Jeopardy!

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Mar 20, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Gabriel Sherman about the space Fox News is occupying in the media as the go-to network for President Trump.

1 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, another fall in Wells Fargo's checking account and credit-card openings, a golf ball suit and high-end office space.

6 min
Mar 20, 2017
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In front of a House committee, FBI Director James Comey denied Donald Trump's charge, made in a tweet, that President Obama had wiretapped him. Comey also confirmed the FBI is probing Russian efforts to intervene in the election.

6 min
Mar 20, 2017
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2016 was a great year to be a CEO. A Wall Street Journal analysis finds chief executive pay jumped nearly 7 percent in fiscal 2016, after falling the year before. WSJ special writer Theo Francis with details on the study.

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Mar 20, 2017
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Mary Wilson has today’s three things: 1) President Trump’s eyes and ears, 2) More protesters arrested in Belarus over opposition to the “parasite tax” 3) Need TP? Say cheese.

6 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Eric Marshall of Hodges Funds sees an improved earnings environment for cyclical areas such as financial, tech and consumer discretionary firms.

1 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Jamey Comey testifying on Capitol Hill, Judge Neil Gorsuch appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Uber's president resigning.

1 min
Mar 19, 2017
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John Wordock reports on fresh housing data, an appearance by Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen, and Google testing ads on a new device.

10 min
Mar 20, 2017
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American College of Financial Services' Jamie Hopkins discusses the concept of digital assets and how you can best digitally manage your estate.

5 min
Mar 19, 2017
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The big tax cut moving through Congress as part of a health bill could potentially save the president millions. The Wall Street Journal's Richard Rubin joins us from the Washington newsroom.

6 min
Mar 19, 2017
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Overdraft-fee revenue hit a seven-year high in 2016, but many of these charges can be avoided. The Wall Street Journal's AnnaMaria Andriotis joins us in the studio with the details and some tips.

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Mar 19, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf joins Paul Vigna and Stephen Grocer to preview this week's economic calendar, looking at new housing data, business spending, and whether any scheduled speakers will hint at the Fed's next move.

6 min
Mar 19, 2017
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Economy watchers this week will get housing data, more than a half dozen Fed speeches, and new durable goods data. Wall Street Journal reporter Ben Leubsdorf joins us from the Washington newsroom with details.

6 min
Mar 18, 2017
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The stock market has been hot since Election Day. Too hot? Trip Miller, managing partner at Gullane Capital Partners, talks about finding value in the market and stocks he's watching.

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Mar 18, 2017
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It’s not that he’s a bad judge, or that he was nominated by a president so compromised by scandal. Plus – a veteran D.C. journalist tries his hand at fiction.

41 min
Mar 18, 2017
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Slate Money on the future of the European Union, Iceland’s lifting of capital controls, and Blumhouse Productions’ run of smash-hit horror flicks.

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Mar 18, 2017
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Slate Money on the future of the European Union, Iceland’s lifting of capital controls, and Blumhouse Productions’ run of smash-hit horror flicks.

5 min
Mar 18, 2017
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Investors poured money into government bonds and dividend-paying stocks, pushing major indexes to weekly gains. The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch joins us in the studio with a look at the week.

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Mar 17, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg and Jamelle Bouie are joined by Vox's Ezra Klein to talk about how Donald Trump screwed himself on healthcare and why he isn't the "deal maker" he makes himself out to be.

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Mar 17, 2017
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Typically, judges aren’t supposed to use campaign-trail speech to evaluate official policy. Slate legal correspondent Dahlia Lithwick says the travel ban case isn’t typical.

1 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on the market, an appeal of the decision to block Trump's latest travel ban, and the administration argues the structure of the independent consumer regulator CFPB is unconstitutional.

12 min
Mar 17, 2017
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MarketWatch's Emma Court joins Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to talk why the consumption of bottled-water increased in the U.S. while carbonated soft drinks fell -- and whether we ultimately need to be consuming either.

23 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Two regional branches of the Federal Reserve that track the U.S. economy are drawing different assessments about its rate of expansion. MoneyBeat attempts to figure out which one makes the most sense.

6 min
Mar 17, 2017
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President Trump's proposal would convert the nation's air-traffic control system into an independent organization, a controversial step backed by much of the U.S. airline industry. The Wall Street Journal's Susan Carey reports from Chicago.

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Mar 17, 2017
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Mike Pesca with two things you need to know, one thing you don't: 1) The White House is sticking by it's wiretapping claims; 2) California wants ICE agents to stop identifying themselves as police; 3) Flesh-eating maggot news.

5 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Trump's Department of Defense is requesting an additional $25 billion for its base budget and $5 billion for the fund that pays for ongoing wars. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Kesling reports from the Pentagon.

5 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Wall Street has high expectations President Trump and Congress will get things done this year. Maybe too high? Trip Miller at Gullane Capital Partners explains how investors should read all the news out of Washington.

1 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on consumer sentiment data, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's latest comments on North Korea, and the success of the Nintendo Switch console.

30 min
Mar 17, 2017
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From Profit to the Presidency: Is Lying the New Path to Success?

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Mar 17, 2017
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The stars of the hit series on challenging old depictions of slavery on screen.

1 min
Mar 17, 2017
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John Wordock reports on consumer sentiment, who's visiting the White House, and why tech workers are dreading Mile High housing prices.

19 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Altfest Personal Wealth Management's Paul Palazzo joins Veronica Dagher to offer expert advice to listeners' personal finance questions.

4 min
Mar 16, 2017
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Delays in disposing of illiquid investments leave some of President Trump's cabinet members facing possible restrictions on their work. The Wall Street Journal's Jean Eaglesham joins us in the studio with the details.

5 min
Mar 16, 2017
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At some point, the Federal Reserve's rate increases will trickle down to savers, but it will continue to be a slow and uncertain process. The Wall Street Journal's Christina Rexrode joins us in the studio.

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Mar 16, 2017
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The host of All Things Considered and Embedded reflects on her career as a war reporter and the roots of her new podcast.

5 min
Mar 16, 2017
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President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Mike Flynn, was paid more than $50,000 by Russian companies shortly before he became an adviser to the then-candidate. The Wall Street Journal's Shane Harris joins us from Washington.

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Mar 16, 2017
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David Plotz and John Dickerson are joined by Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post to discuss Trumpcare, the President's proposed budget, and the new Muslim ban.

1 min
Mar 16, 2017
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John Wordock reports on Thursday's Wall Street action, a golden debut for Canada Goose, and cities compete using incentives.

3 min
Mar 16, 2017
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Twitter notified McDonald's that its corporate account was compromised after a message critical of President Donald Trump lit up the social media network. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Jargon has the latest details from Los Angeles.

12 min
Mar 16, 2017
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Liz Frugalwoods, founder of money-saving site Frugalwoods.com, joins Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to discuss how cutting costs and the right perspective allows her to raise her daughter on $75 dollars a month.

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Mar 16, 2017
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Mike Pesca with two things you need to know, one you don't: 1) What's in the new Trump budget; 2) Where the wiretap accusation came from; 3) An erotic raccoon video goes viral; BONUS: Mike's Final Four picks.

41 min
Mar 16, 2017
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William D. Cohan returns to definitively break down the importance of Wall Street, and how it can restore trust and transparency so that it can work correctly again.