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Midday Report for Friday, August 11th

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President Donald Trump issues a new warning against North Korea. J.C. Penney and Snap Inc. shake up earnings season. HBO's prolonged leaking crisis. Tanya Bustos reports.

1 Min

Aug 11, 2017

Morning Report for Friday, August 11th

WSJ Minute Briefing

Friday's economic calendar. What the Wall Street Journal's monthly survey of economists says about a government shutdown. Another shakeup at Wells Fargo. Tanya Bustos reports.

1 Min

Aug 11, 2017

Morning Report for Thursday, August 10th

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Tanya Bustos reports on and Thursday's economic calendar, how the U.S.'s current worker productivity is stalling economic growth, and new Basic Economy fares from the airline industry.

1 Min

Aug 10, 2017

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1 min
Aug 9, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, a possible fiduciary rule delay, Fox and Planet Fitness earnings and GE's new headquarters.

1 min
Aug 9, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on North Korea worries sending global markets lower, Disney ending a distribution deal with Netflix, and Bank of America joining the premium rewards card fray.

1 min
Aug 9, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on lagging U.S. trade actions in China as North Korea takes precedence, Apple's new game of catch-up, and why U.S. pensions still remain in crisis.

1 min
Aug 8, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, President Trump's warning to North Korea and earnings reports from Disney, TripAdvisor and Priceline.

4 min
Aug 8, 2017
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Wall Street Journal Executive Washington Editor Gerald Seib talks about how effective the latest sanctions against North Korea could be. Plus, Google's firing of an employee over a controversial memo.

1 min
Aug 8, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the surge in Visas amid President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown, Uber denying Travis Kalanick's return as CEO, and J.P. Morgan Chase's cancellation of a popular debit card program.

1 min
Aug 8, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on how President Donald Trump's policies have impacted earnings season, a possible United Technologies-Rockwell Collins merger, and Tesla's plan to raise cash ahead of its Model 3 roll out.

1 min
Aug 7, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks and earnings reports from CBS, Avis Budget Group and Marriott International.

1 min
Aug 7, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on North Korea threatening to use nuclear weapons against the U.S. if provoked, GOP lawmakers' public case for a sweeping tax overhaul, and Netflix's first acquisition in its 20-year history.

1 min
Aug 7, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Chief of Staff John Kelly bringing order to the Trump White House and how strong employment data adds to a rosy view of the economy.

1 min
Aug 4, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the Dow's eighth straight record close, Martin Shkreli being found guilty of three counts in a federal securities-fraud trial, and Toyota getting on President Trump's good side with a $1.6 billion factory.

1 min
Aug 4, 2017
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John Wordock reports on the unemployment rate matching a 16-year low as the U.S. economy added more jobs than expected in July.

1 min
Aug 4, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's jobs report, Teva Pharmaceuticals' struggle with increased competition in U.S. generics, and a decline in revenue for Viacom's ad business.

0 min
Aug 3, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers, including a fresh record for the Dow. Plus, a grand jury in Washington will investigate Russia's interference in the 2016 elections, and Uber knowingly bought unsafe cars in Singapore.

1 min
Aug 3, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Wall Street's reaction to Tesla's earnings, President Donald Trump signing a bill imposing sanctions on Russia into law, and new advances in gene-editing.

1 min
Aug 2, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, including the Dow's close above 22K. Also, earnings reports from Tesla and Take-Two Interactive.

1 min
Aug 2, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising above 22,000 for the first time, the Trump administration eyeing a provision in U.S. trade law, and a new high-wire act for OPEC.

1 min
Aug 1, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Apple's earnings report and a strengthening retail sector.

1 min
Aug 1, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar, big new profits for America's largest companies, and Samsung taking the title of world's largest chip maker.

1 min
Jul 31, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Anthony Scaramucci's ouster and U.S. sanctions against Venezuela.

1 min
Jul 31, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the U.S. pressing China on the North Korea threat, Discovery Communications acquiring Scripps Networks, and what mounting credit-card losses could mean for big banks.

1 min
Jul 31, 2017
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Tanya Bustos previews the coming week's economic calendar.

0 min
Jul 28, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers, with downbeat results from retail giant Amazon weighing on tech stocks. Plus, President Donald Trump fired his chief of staff Reince Priebus and replaced him with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly.

0 min
Jul 28, 2017
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John Wordock reports Republican attempts to repeal Obamacare have suffered another setback.

1 min
Jul 28, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, why China's next target could be U.S. microchip hegemony, and Senate's "vote-a-rama."

1 min
Jul 27, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers after tech stocks slid without warning, pulling major stock indexes away from record territory. Plus, Republicans released a set of broad principles for creating a tax policy.

1 min
Jul 27, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the GOP health bill, the NFL's new tanking strategy and Samsung's best quarterly profits ever.

1 min
Jul 27, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Thursday's economic calendar, turbulence in the retail sector, and Coca-Cola replacing Coke Zero.

1 min
Jul 26, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Facebook earnings, the Fed and Foxconn's new 10 billion dollar U.S. factory.

1 min
Jul 26, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the status of the GOP health bill, and the latest from President Donald Trump on overhauling the the tax code.

1 min
Jul 26, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Wednesday's economic calendar, the prospects of new Apple plants in the U.S., and a tech breakthrough from Toyota.

1 min
Jul 25, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, the Senate vote to debate health reform and Donald Trump on Apple CEO Tim Cook.

1 min
Jul 25, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Donald Trump's pitch to GOP senators for a health-care vote, and a record boom in renovations of existing homes.

0 min
Jul 25, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar and an unexpected new player in the pharmaceuticals market.

1 min
Jul 24, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, earnings from Google parent Alphabet, President Trump on healthcare reform and Jared Kushner's testimony.

1 min
Jul 24, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Jared Kusher's interview with Senate Intelligence Committee, the Senate GOP strategy for a health vote, and KKR's acquisition of WebMD.

1 min
Jul 24, 2017
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Tanya Bustos previews the coming week's economic calendar with a look at a big week of earnings reports and news from the Fed.

1 min
Jul 22, 2017
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John Wordock reports on Lyft investing in driverless cars, concerns nobody's worrying on Wall Street, and Wal-Mart stepping up its rivalry with Amazon.

0 min
Jul 21, 2017
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John Wordock covers Friday's closing numbers, General Electric earnings, Sean Spicer's exit and a tourism ban tied to North Korea.

1 min
Jul 21, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on a the latest effort to revive the GOP health bill, a new White House communications director, and GE beating Wall Street's expectations.

1 min
Jul 21, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, what the latest CBO analysis says about the GOP's health bill, and why more small business owners are handing out raises.

0 min
Jul 20, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers and the U.S. Treasury Department fines Exxon Mobil for violating sanctions on Russia at a time when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's chief executive.

1 min
Jul 20, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the future of the European Central Bank's bond-purchase program, the three Trump campaign aides expected to speak with Senate committees, and what a shift for low-income workers means for the labor market.

1 min
Jul 20, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Thursday's economic calendar, President Trump's visit to the Pentagon, and why China's Stopchat is making waves in the tech world.

1 min
Jul 19, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, surging tech stocks and T-Mobile's earnings.

1 min
Jul 19, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on fate of the GOP's heath bill and what the rise of robots means for retail.

1 min
Jul 19, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Wednesday's economic calendar, where health insurers stand amid the failed GOP health bill, and Google's second try with glassware.

1 min
Jul 18, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, IBM quarterly results and the GOP's failed bid to repeal Obamacare.

1 min
Jul 18, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the GOP's failed effort to dismantle and replace the Affordable Care Act, the House Republican plan to rewrite the tax code, and why property developers are pushing for open drinking on city streets.

1 min
Jul 18, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar, an escalating fight between financial regulators, and why allies are placing orders with China for military drones.

1 min
Jul 17, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Netflix's record subscriber growth and a fight between financial and consumer regulators.

1 min
Jul 17, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on investor Nelson Peltz's fight for a board seat at Procter & Gamble, the GOP efforts to pass a health-care bill, and why companies are boosting contributions to their workers' 401(k) plans.

1 min
Jul 17, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the coming week's economic calendar and the state of the GOP led healthcare bill.

1 min
Jul 14, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, AT&T's plans after clinching a Time Warner takeover and a possible deal involving Sprint and Warren Buffett.

1 min
Jul 14, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on big bank earnings, a rise in first time home buyers, and AT&T's executive shakeup.

1 min
Jul 14, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, the Congressional Budget Office's review of President Donald Trump's budget proposal, and Apple storing cloud data in China.

0 min
Jul 13, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers, including the Dow's 24th record of 2017, plus the Senate GOP's latest attempt at overhauling the Affordable Care Act, and Roku plans an IPO.

1 min
Jul 13, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Donald Trump's meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, the GOP's push for a health-care overhaul next week, and why video games are keeping men out of the workforce.

1 min
Jul 12, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Thursday's economic calendar, America's aging infrastructure, and the new x-ray tech making its way to the airport.

1 min
Jul 12, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Fed chair Yellen's congressional testimony and reports of production problems with the new iPhone.

1 min
Jul 12, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on how Janet Yellen's statements impacted U.S. stocks, President Trump's defense of his son, Donald Jr., and Visa's new offer for small merchants.

1 min
Jul 12, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Wednesday's economic calendar, where the Senate stands on the GOP health bill, and Google's long-time operation aimed at swaying public policy.

1 min
Jul 11, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Facebook showing ads on Messenger and a question for Janet Yellen.

1 min
Jul 11, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Donald Trump's plans for the Federal Reserve, a possible Senate health bill, and the new online retailer betting it can get shoppers to break up with big brands.

1 min
Jul 10, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar, the committees investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, and how algorithms are confusing the oil market.

1 min
Jul 10, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, a possible US sanctions-tightening on North Korea and Snap's stock slump.

1 min
Jul 10, 2017
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John Wordock reports on a meeting between the Trump campaign and a Russian lawyer, Facebook cuts its VR headset price, and the 'Summer of Hell' starts in New York.

1 min
Jul 10, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the coming week's economic calendar, with a look at Fed Chair Janet Yellen's monetary policy testimony, retail data, and a bank earnings blowout.

0 min
Jul 7, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on the closing numbers, a ceasefire agreement in southwest Syria, and easy money from Wall Street pumping up US oil production.

1 min
Jul 7, 2017
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John Wordock reports payroll growth in June was much better than expected. Plus, Presidents Trump and Putin exchange greetings in Germany.

1 min
Jul 7, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, Hilton's new low-price brand, and President Vladimir Putin meeting President Donald Trump at the G20 summit.

1 min
Jul 6, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on closing stocks, weighed down by losses in shares of energy, health and consumer companies. The declines were broad, with all 11 sectors in the S&P 500 falling.

1 min
Jul 6, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on President Donald Trump's response to North Korea's nuclear weapons efforts, QVC and the Home Shopping Network's new partnership, and a year after "Pokémon Go," where are the augmented-reality hits?

1 min
Jul 5, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Thursday's economic calendar, new data on the state of IPOs, and what to expect ahead of Friday's highly anticipated G-20 summit.

1 min
Jul 5, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, the Fed minutes and a halt in clinical studies of a Merck cancer drug.

1 min
Jul 5, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the U.S.'s warning to North Korea, President Donald Trump's second foreign trip, and Volvo's plans to go electric.

1 min
Jul 5, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Wednesday's economic calendar and President Donald Trump's second major trip overseas.

1 min
Jul 3, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Tesla sales and Amazon.com's Prime Day shopping event.

1 min
Jul 3, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on what Republican senators are hearing from critics of their health-law effort, Tesla's first batch of new Model 3 sedans, and deep sales declines in June for Detroit's car companies.

1 min
Jul 3, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the holiday week's economic calendar and President Donald Trump's first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

1 min
Jun 30, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on closing stocks, the deep cultural divide between the U.S. and Europe over Silicon Valley, and the steep decline in the number of publicly traded companies.

1 min
Jun 30, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the global stock markets' best opening in years, the GOP effort to pass its health-care bill, and what a "Spider-Man: Homecoming" partnership means for Sony and Disney.

1 min
Jun 30, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Friday's economic calendar, president Donald Trump's revised travel ban, and how Sycamore split Staples into three.

1 min
Jun 29, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Nike earnings, a possible Senate health bill revision and an upcoming Trump-Putin meeting.

1 min
Jun 29, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on a new agreement for Walgreens and Rite Aid, the slump in global government bond prices, and how the Amazon-Whole Foods deal is impacting the food retail industry.

1 min
Jun 29, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews Thursday's economic and earnings reports. Bank stocks could see further movement after stress test results. And Blue Apron begins trading publicly.

1 min
Jun 28, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, the Fed's stress tests, a reported Staples sale and new Homeland Security measures for airlines flying to the U.S.

1 min
Jun 28, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on why Warren Buffett's firm may soon become the biggest shareholder in Bank of America, how Blue Apron is struggling to win over investors in its IPO, and where proponents of a $15 minimum wage have found fertile territory.

1 min
Jun 28, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews the economic and earnings calendars and a widely anticipated tech IPO. Also, reports on UPS' planned pension freeze and a possible bid for Time Inc.

1 min
Jun 27, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, delay of a Senate healthcare vote and a global ransomware cyberattack.

1 min
Jun 27, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the European Union fining Alphabet's Google, the Trump administration's warning to the Syrian government, and Sprint's exclusive talks with Charter Communications and Comcast.

1 min
Jun 27, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Tuesday's economic calendar, Senate Republican leaders' added provision to their health-overhaul legislation, and new facial-recognition technology efforts in China.

1 min
Jun 26, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, the CBO scoring of the Senate health bill, Republican senators adding a provision to the bill and Apple reportedly leasing Hertz cars to test self-driving technology.

1 min
Jun 26, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on a blockbuster day for the Supreme Court, the push for the vote to rework the U.S. health-care system, and how Amazon's push into groceries threatens packaged-food companies.

1 min
Jun 26, 2017
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John Wordock reports consumers will get attention this week and some well-known toys are getting makeovers.

1 min
Jun 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on closing stocks, what new research says about the fate of stock picking, and why your wireless bill may soon be lower.

1 min
Jun 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the GOP bill that would reverse the ACA's expansion of Medicaid, the Trump administration's move to impose steel tariffs, and Telsa's move into the Chinese market.

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