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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

The Colony and the Nation

Slate's The Gist

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

33 Min

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

Rep. Ted Lieu Talks Trump Abroad

Slate's Trumpcast

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.

16 Min

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

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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

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May 26, 2017
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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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The most conservative justice casts a decisive vote to invalidate race-based voting lines.

22 min
May 26, 2017
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Kim Strassel, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot on the Montana House race and Trump goes to NATO.

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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.

7 min
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.

39 min
May 26, 2017
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POLITICO reporters tackle President Trump's first foreign trip, the $4.1 trillion dollar budget and the Montana special election results.

38 min
May 26, 2017
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Reed and Gottheimer aren’t crazy—they’re the co-chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, and they insist their day has come. The voters who elected Trump demand it.

31 min
May 26, 2017
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Plus: Fox News Retracts a Conspiracy Theory

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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.

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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.

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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.

27 min
May 25, 2017
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The editor of Lawfare returns to wade through the past two weeks’ worth of ENSH (errant national security horses--t).

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.

19 min
May 25, 2017
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Mary Kissel and Hugo Restall on ISIS's Philippine incarnation, North Korea's missile menace and China's debt distress.

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.

1 min
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.

22 min
May 24, 2017
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Bill McGurn, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot on Trump meets the pope and Senate health-care prospects.

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.

66 min
May 24, 2017
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This week, Donald Trump stood in a sea of tyrants and joined in a bizarre group petting of a glowing white orb.

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.

29 min
May 23, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan speaks with Daniel Drezner about the effects of Trump's blabbing tendencies.

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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.

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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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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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Dear Prudence: The “Death of the Ego” Edition

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May 23, 2017
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Mary Kissel and Theodore Dalrymple on the Manchester suicide bombing and the minds of terrorists.

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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.

22 min
May 23, 2017
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Kim Strassel, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot on Trump's budget and his Mideast visit.

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.

32 min
May 23, 2017
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Warren McCleskey’s unsuccessful appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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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.

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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.

23 min
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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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.

25 min
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.

22 min
May 22, 2017
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Mary Kissel and Sohrab Ahmari on Trump's first foreign trip and Iran's rigged election.

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

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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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L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti sits down with Isaac Dovere to discuss his relationship with Donald Trump, what he learned about politics from his father and what his hopes are for his own political career.

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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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 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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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.

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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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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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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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"He was a towering figure and a twisty figure."

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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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Jacob Weisberg speaks with Jeffrey Toobin about the special prosecutor in the Russian investigation.

19 min
May 19, 2017
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Kim Strassel, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot on Trump's Jim Comey week.

1 min
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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POLITICO reporters break down the 3 huge, separate-yet-linked stories: Trump’s meeting with top Russian officials last week, former FBI Director James Comey's memo indicating that President Trump asked him...

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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.

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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.

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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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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.

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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.

58 min
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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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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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.

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May 18, 2017
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Joe Rago, Dan Henninger and Paul Gigot on the special counsel decision to investigate Trump.

1 min
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.

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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.

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May 18, 2017
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John Wordock reports on a special counsel now joining the drama in Washington, Wal-Mart earnings, and an update on jobless claims.

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May 18, 2017
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Speculation has persisted in recent years about when Robert Iger would finally step down as Walt Disney's chairman and CEO. The answer is, not anytime soon, according to Wall Street Journal Los Angeles reporter Ben Fritz.

1 min
May 17, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, memo requests from GOP-controlled panels, Cisco Systems' earnings and CBS' new fall TV schedule.

7 min
May 17, 2017
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U.S. stocks plummeted Wednesday as more turbulence in Washington led to a big selloff. Art Hogan of Wunderlich Securities said the turmoil surrounding President Trump will likely push enactment of his economic agenda into next year.

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May 17, 2017
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John Archibald, dean of the Alabama press corps, unpacks the scandal that brought down his state’s governor.