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The Wall Street Journal

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The Journal.
The Journal.

The Journal.

The Wall Street Journal

108
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The most important stories, explained through the lens of business. A podcast about money, business and power. Hosted by Kate Linebaugh and Ryan Knutson. The Journal is a co-production from Gimlet Media and The Wall Street Journal.

Latest Episodes

Bombs Shake the World's Oil Supply

Major oil facilities in Saudi Arabia were bombed over the weekend. WSJ's Rory Jones saw the aftermath of the attacks, and he explains what it means for the world's oil supply and tensions in the Middle East.

16 MIN1 hours ago
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Bombs Shake the World's Oil Supply

When the Power Company Can't Be Trusted

PG&E, California's biggest utility, has a long record of run-ins with regulators. WSJ's Rebecca Smith reports on over two decades of misconduct at the company.

21 MIN1 days ago
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When the Power Company Can't Be Trusted

Three Candidates, Three Ideas to Tax the Super Rich

Democrats have a new idea for how to tax the richest Americans: taxing wealth, not just income. Rich Rubin breaks down three plans, from Joe Biden, Julian Castro and Elizabeth Warren.

21 MIN4 days ago
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Three Candidates, Three Ideas to Tax the Super Rich

Google's Antitrust Problem

Attorneys general from 48 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico announced an antitrust investigation into Google's advertising business this week. Rob Copeland explains how Google's ad business works, how it grew so large and what has investigators concerned.

21 MIN5 days ago
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Google's Antitrust Problem

Why Trump and Bolton Split

John Bolton, President Trump's national security adviser, left the White House on Tuesday. WSJ's Michael Bender explains why Bolton and the president parted ways.

18 MIN6 days ago
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Why Trump and Bolton Split

Netflix Versus the World

Netflix changed entertainment with binge watching and streaming. Now, competitors like Disney are trying to use Netflix's playbook against it.

18 MIN1 weeks ago
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Netflix Versus the World

A 2020 Test Case

Voters are heading to the polls in North Carolina on Tuesday for a closely watched special election. How certain people vote may offer clues for how next year's presidential election could go.

16 MIN1 weeks ago
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A 2020 Test Case

Money's Role in College Admissions

Emails disclosed this week at the University of Southern California show how the school weighed donations in considering whether to admit students. Plus, the story of the SAT's "adversity score."

22 MIN1 weeks ago
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Money's Role in College Admissions

A DNA Company Lets the FBI In

The inside story of how the founder of one of the first DNA-test companies, FamilyTreeDNA, wrestled with the choice to let the FBI use his company's database.

24 MIN1 weeks ago
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A DNA Company Lets the FBI In

What WeWork's Worth

Office-space startup WeWork was last valued at $47 billion. WSJ's Eliot Brown looks at the questions around WeWork's business model and CEO as it prepares to go public.

18 MIN1 weeks ago
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What WeWork's Worth

Latest Episodes

Bombs Shake the World's Oil Supply

Major oil facilities in Saudi Arabia were bombed over the weekend. WSJ's Rory Jones saw the aftermath of the attacks, and he explains what it means for the world's oil supply and tensions in the Middle East.

16 MIN1 hours ago
Comments
Bombs Shake the World's Oil Supply

When the Power Company Can't Be Trusted

PG&E, California's biggest utility, has a long record of run-ins with regulators. WSJ's Rebecca Smith reports on over two decades of misconduct at the company.

21 MIN1 days ago
Comments
When the Power Company Can't Be Trusted

Three Candidates, Three Ideas to Tax the Super Rich

Democrats have a new idea for how to tax the richest Americans: taxing wealth, not just income. Rich Rubin breaks down three plans, from Joe Biden, Julian Castro and Elizabeth Warren.

21 MIN4 days ago
Comments
Three Candidates, Three Ideas to Tax the Super Rich

Google's Antitrust Problem

Attorneys general from 48 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico announced an antitrust investigation into Google's advertising business this week. Rob Copeland explains how Google's ad business works, how it grew so large and what has investigators concerned.

21 MIN5 days ago
Comments
Google's Antitrust Problem

Why Trump and Bolton Split

John Bolton, President Trump's national security adviser, left the White House on Tuesday. WSJ's Michael Bender explains why Bolton and the president parted ways.

18 MIN6 days ago
Comments
Why Trump and Bolton Split

Netflix Versus the World

Netflix changed entertainment with binge watching and streaming. Now, competitors like Disney are trying to use Netflix's playbook against it.

18 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Netflix Versus the World

A 2020 Test Case

Voters are heading to the polls in North Carolina on Tuesday for a closely watched special election. How certain people vote may offer clues for how next year's presidential election could go.

16 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
A 2020 Test Case

Money's Role in College Admissions

Emails disclosed this week at the University of Southern California show how the school weighed donations in considering whether to admit students. Plus, the story of the SAT's "adversity score."

22 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Money's Role in College Admissions

A DNA Company Lets the FBI In

The inside story of how the founder of one of the first DNA-test companies, FamilyTreeDNA, wrestled with the choice to let the FBI use his company's database.

24 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
A DNA Company Lets the FBI In

What WeWork's Worth

Office-space startup WeWork was last valued at $47 billion. WSJ's Eliot Brown looks at the questions around WeWork's business model and CEO as it prepares to go public.

18 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
What WeWork's Worth

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