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Possible Fed Rate Hike in December; Equifax Update

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

A.M. Edition for September 21st: The Wall Street Journal's David Harrison talks about the Federal Reserve and what's next for Janet Yellen and colleagues. Plus, Equifax was reportedly hacked for a lot longer than it previously disclosed.


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Fed Holds Rates Steady; Mexico's Deadly Earthquake

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:21:25 -0000

P.M. Edition for September 20th: The Fed leaves interest rates unchanged and signals a December rate hike is still on the table. Plus, a frantic search for Mexico's earthquake victims and Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico.


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The Fed's Shrinking Balance Sheet; GOP Health Reform

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

A.M. Edition for September 20th: Investors brace for how the Federal Reserve plans to wind down its huge portfolio. Expect details Wednesday when the Fed policy meeting wraps up. Plus, Republicans revive a push to scrap Obamacare.


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Trump Threatens North Korea; Toys 'R' Us Bankruptcy

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:28:12 -0000

P.M. Edition for September 19th: In his first UN General Assembly address, President Donald Trump threatened to destroy North Korea if it didn't abandon nuclear weapons. Plus, Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy and Equifax discloses an earlier breach.


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The Fed Starts Meeting; Macy's Hires for Holidays

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

A.M. Edition for September 19th: Automakers are filing thousands of patents in a race to develop new technology. Plus, the Fed's policy meeting starts Tuesday and Macy's plans to hire 80-thousand holiday workers.


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While Trump's at the U.N., His Aides' Legal Bills Mount

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 19:23:26 -0000

P.M. Edition for September 18th: Former White House and Trump campaign officials are struggling to pay their legal bills because of numerous probes into Russia's electoral meddling. Plus, President Trump will address the U.N. General Assembly.


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What to Watch for Monday, September 18th

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens on how a second U.S. headquarter might change the culture at Amazon.com. Plus, a shakeup at Equifax.


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Week Ahead: Fed, Housing, Hurricanes

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf joins us from Washington with a look at what economists will be watching this week.


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Stocks Brush Off North Korea's Latest Missile Launch

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

Stocks returned to record territory this week, with the S&P 500, Dow and Nasdaq Composite notching fresh closing highs. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Eisen joins us in the studio with a closer look at the week.


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Top Stories for Friday, September 15th

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:48:37 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Aaron Zitner explains the political fallout from North Korea's missile launch over Japan early Friday. Plus, the search for clues following a subway explosion in London.


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What to Watch for Friday, September 15th

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Richard Rubin says Republicans will soon release a framework for tax reform, even as comments from President Trump seem to conflict with the GOP agenda. Plus, companies ramp up seasonal hiring.


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Top Stories for Thursday, September 14th

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 17:49:07 -0000

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has taken flak for his request to use a government plane for honeymoon destinations. The Wall Street Journal's Kate Davidson fills us in. Plus, Trump, Democrats and Dreamers.


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What to Watch for Thursday, September 14th

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

Many Florida mobile homeowners lack insurance, leaving them in a tough spot after Hurricane Irma. The Wall Street Journal's Nicole Friedman has details. Plus, President Trump blocks a Chinese investment in an American company.


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Top Stories for Wednesday, September 13th

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:03:02 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Khadeeja Safdar on Target's holiday hiring plans. Plus, Bernie Sanders' single-payer proposal.


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What to Watch for Wednesday, September 13th

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's John McKinnon on new voluntary guidelines for self-driving vehicles. Plus, Apple's pricey new iPhone.


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Top Stories for Tuesday, September 12th

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 22:18:39 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Amol Sharma on plans for a new non-sports TV bundling service. Plus, Rob Enderle talks about Apple's new iPhone.


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What to Watch for Tuesday, September 12th

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Laura Kusisto on how Florida's coastal building boom makes it especially vulnerable to events like Hurricane Irma. Plus, investors await Apple's new iPhone.


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Top Stories for Monday, September 11th

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:22:08 -0000

The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle previews Apple's annual product event, happening on Tuesday. A new iPhone is expected. Plus, stocks rise as Irma's impact on Florida is apparently not as bad as feared.


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What to Watch for Monday, September 11th

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 04:30:38 -0000

Hurricane Irma targets western and central Florida. Weather and geopolitical fears led U.S. financial stocks to their worst week since March and the dollar to a 32-month low. WSJ's AnnaMaria Andriotis has the latest on the hacking at Equifax. WSJ's Tripp Mickle on possible delays with the new iPhone.


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Week Ahead: Retail, Industrial Production, Harvey

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0000

Lots of data for economy watchers to chew on this week ahead of the next Fed meeting. Plus, we get a little more of a sense for the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey. The Wall Street Journal's Ben Leubsdorf joins us from Washington.


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