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Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:34
What’s News: World-Wide

The U.S. stepped up behind-the-scenes pressure on nations around the world to curb dealings with North Korea.

What’s News: World-Wide

The U.S. stepped up behind-the-scenes pressure on nations around the world to curb dealings with North Korea.

Categories: Business

Trump Sets Demands For 'Dreamers' Bill

Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:32
Trump Sets Demands For ‘Dreamers’ Bill

WASHINGTON—The White House sent Congress an expansive set of principles that would sharply increase immigration enforcement at the border and inside the U.S. and significantly cut the number of new legal arrivals, demanding a high price for legislation under consideration to help “Dreamers.”

Trump Sets Demands For ‘Dreamers’ Bill

WASHINGTON—The White House sent Congress an expansive set of principles that would sharply increase immigration enforcement at the border and inside the U.S. and significantly cut the number of new legal arrivals, demanding a high price for legislation under consideration to help “Dreamers.”

Categories: Business

At Heart of P&G vs. Peltz: The Future of Big Brands

Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:32
At Heart of P&G vs. Peltz: The Future of Big Brands

CINCINNATI—Procter & Gamble Co., which has suffered through a decade of market-share losses and stagnating profits, hopes its redemption lies in a koala-shaped maxi pad.

At Heart of P&G vs. Peltz: The Future of Big Brands

CINCINNATI—Procter & Gamble Co., which has suffered through a decade of market-share losses and stagnating profits, hopes its redemption lies in a koala-shaped maxi pad.

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U.S. Asks Allies to Cut Off North Korea

Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:32
U.S. Asks Allies to Cut Off North Korea

WASHINGTON—Over 20 nations have curbed diplomatic or business operations of the North Korean government following a more-than-yearlong effort by the State Department, an indication of the kind of behind-the-scenes pressure the U.S. is using to tackle an emerging nuclear standoff.

U.S. Asks Allies to Cut Off North Korea

WASHINGTON—Over 20 nations have curbed diplomatic or business operations of the North Korean government following a more-than-yearlong effort by the State Department, an indication of the kind of behind-the-scenes pressure the U.S. is using to tackle an emerging nuclear standoff.

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Harvey Weinstein Fired After Allegations

Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:32
Harvey Weinstein Fired After Allegations

Weinstein Co.’s board of directors fired co-chairman Harvey Weinstein from the independent movie and television studio on Sunday, citing allegations of sexual misconduct by one of the highest-profile producers in Hollywood.

Harvey Weinstein Fired After Allegations

Weinstein Co.’s board of directors fired co-chairman Harvey Weinstein from the independent movie and television studio on Sunday, citing allegations of sexual misconduct by one of the highest-profile producers in Hollywood.

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Deutsche CEO Shuns Investor

Wall Street Journal - Mon, 2017-10-09 00:32
Deutsche CEO Shuns Investor

Most CEOs are zealous about meeting and courting their largest shareholder. Deutsche Bank AG’s John Cryan has made a point of avoiding his.

Deutsche CEO Shuns Investor

Most CEOs are zealous about meeting and courting their largest shareholder. Deutsche Bank AG’s John Cryan has made a point of avoiding his.

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What's News: Business & Finance

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:20
Three top GE executives, all lieutenants of ex-CEO Immelt, are leaving as new chief Flannery moves abruptly to clean out the leadership ranks of the struggling firm.
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What's News: World-Wide

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:20
The U.S. shed 33,000 jobs in September, the first loss in seven years, but the picture was distorted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
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Hollywood Glory Eludes Amazon

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:18
On the Monday morning after Amazon.com Inc. failed to win a single prize at the Primetime Emmy Awards, one of its senior television executives gathered his dejected staff at their Los Angeles-area office for a pep talk.
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Trump Pares Birth-Control Mandate in Health Law

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:17
WASHINGTON—The Trump administration said Friday it is paring back an Obama-era requirement that employer-provided health benefits cover contraception, re-energizing a volatile debate on the role of government and religion in health care.
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You're All No. 1! High Schools Say 'Vale' to the Valedictorian

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:17
Ryan Walters has loaded up on advanced classes, studied until the wee hours and composed possible graduation speeches in his head as the high-school junior worked to be valedictorian at Heritage High School in Wake Forest, N.C.
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Behind a Nobel Laureate's Silence

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:17
YANGON, Myanmar—Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel laureate, democracy activist and Myanmar’s main civilian leader, met with a senior diplomat last year and told a cautionary tale about how Muslims had come to dominate another southeast Asian state, Indonesia, after centuries in the minority.
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Storms Muddy Strong Jobs Picture

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 23:17
The U.S. economy was nicked by two summer hurricanes in September but is showing signs of underlying strength.
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What's News: World-Wide

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:11
What’s News: World-Wide

Russian hackers stole U.S. secrets about how the NSA penetrates foreign computer networks and defends against cyberattacks.

What’s News: World-Wide

Russian hackers stole U.S. secrets about how the NSA penetrates foreign computer networks and defends against cyberattacks.

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U.S. Shale Companies Ease Up On Drilling

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:11
U.S. Shale Companies Ease Up On Drilling

American shale drillers, which defied expectations and upended traditional oil markets by increasing production amid lower prices, are finally showing signs of slowing down.

U.S. Shale Companies Ease Up On Drilling

American shale drillers, which defied expectations and upended traditional oil markets by increasing production amid lower prices, are finally showing signs of slowing down.

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What's News: Business & Finance

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:11
What’s News: Business & Finance

The stock rally continued, notching new milestones. The S&P 500 posted its longest record streak in 20 years.

What’s News: Business & Finance

The stock rally continued, notching new milestones. The S&P 500 posted its longest record streak in 20 years.

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Russian Hackers Stole NSA Spy Secrets

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:09
Russian Hackers Stole NSA Spy Secrets

WASHINGTON—Hackers working for the Russian government stole details of how the U.S. penetrates foreign computer networks and defends against cyberattacks after a National Security Agency contractor removed the highly classified material and put it on his home computer, according to multiple people with knowledge of the matter.

Russian Hackers Stole NSA Spy Secrets

WASHINGTON—Hackers working for the Russian government stole details of how the U.S. penetrates foreign computer networks and defends against cyberattacks after a National Security Agency contractor removed the highly classified material and put it on his home computer, according to multiple people with knowledge of the matter.

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Want a Job as a Dog Walker? It's Just Like Getting Into Harvard

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:09
Want a Job as a Dog Walker? It’s Just Like Getting Into Harvard

Alec Gracia, a 23-year-old Starbucks barista looking for a fun, easy way to supplement his income, applied for a part-time job as a dog walker.

Want a Job as a Dog Walker? It’s Just Like Getting Into Harvard

Alec Gracia, a 23-year-old Starbucks barista looking for a fun, easy way to supplement his income, applied for a part-time job as a dog walker.

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Stocks Extend Record Run, Investors Wonder How It Ends

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:09
Stocks Extend Record Run, Investors Wonder How It Ends

Stocks continue their steady march higher, notching milestones not seen in more than 20 years, yet many investors see few obstacles to the seemingly endless run.

Stocks Extend Record Run, Investors Wonder How It Ends

Stocks continue their steady march higher, notching milestones not seen in more than 20 years, yet many investors see few obstacles to the seemingly endless run.

Categories: Business

The Life of a Mass Shooter

Wall Street Journal - Fri, 2017-10-06 00:09
The Life of a Mass Shooter

LAS VEGAS—More than a half century ago, a bank robber held authorities in an armed stand-off in downtown Las Vegas until federal agents shot out the windows of his car.

The Life of a Mass Shooter

LAS VEGAS—More than a half century ago, a bank robber held authorities in an armed stand-off in downtown Las Vegas until federal agents shot out the windows of his car.

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