New York Bombing Suspect Charged With Terror Crimes

Wall Street Journal: US News - 2 hours 35 min ago
The man accused of detonating a homemade pipe bomb strapped to his body in one of New York City’s busiest transit hubs faces federal terrorism charges.

Millions of People Post Comments on Federal Regulations. Many Are Fake.

Wall Street Journal: US News - 2 hours 45 min ago
A Wall Street Journal investigation uncovered thousands of fraudulent posts on regulatory agencies’ dockets, in hot-button areas including rules governing net neutrality and payday lending.

Government Cleans House at Audit Regulator

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 47 min ago
Five new board members were appointed to oversee the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, a regulator of auditors who examine the books of publicly traded companies.

U.S. Officials Probing the Awarding of 2016 Olympics to Brazil

Wall Street Journal: US News - 2 hours 47 min ago
U.S. law-enforcement officials are investigating allegations of corruption in the awarding of the 2016 Olympic Games to Brazil.

Unibail Who? The French Mall Owner Is Buying Westfield for $15.7 Billion

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 3 hours 3 sec ago
Even in its home market of France, Unibail-Rodamco isn’t a well-known corporate name. But if it consummates a deal with Westfield, it will be the world’s second-largest mall operator by market capitalization.

As the Fed Deliberates, Amazon Is Making Its Job More Difficult

Wall Street Journal: US News - 3 hours 6 min ago
Web-driven comparison shoppers are keeping a lid on inflation and weakening retailers’ pricing power, complicating the Federal Reserve’s deliberations on how much and how fast to raise interest rates.

Trump Rips Senator Over Her Calls for His Resignation

Wall Street Journal: US News - 3 hours 54 min ago
President Trump criticized Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, who has called for his resignation over sexual-misconduct allegations, as a “total flunky” while dismissing the accusations as “fabricated.”

Areas Newly Seized From ISIS Seen at Risk of Backsliding

Wall Street Journal: US News - 4 hours 22 min ago
Iraq’s prime minister is celebrating the collapse of the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate, but American and Iraqi officials are recognizing that much more is needed to stabilize newly reclaimed areas and prevent militants from making a comeback.

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee Dead at 65

Wall Street Journal: US News - 4 hours 32 min ago
Mayor Edwin Lee, who helped usher in a technology development boom in San Francisco and was the city’s first Asian-American mayor, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning at the age of 65.

20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate

Wall Street Journal: US News - 4 hours 45 min ago
As House and Senate lawmakers continue hashing out differences between their tax-overhaul bills, some are pushing a less-drastic cut in the corporate tax rate to find money for a variety of interests.

Four Groups to Watch in Alabama's Senate Election

Wall Street Journal: US News - 6 hours 29 min ago
Both the Republican nominee Roy Moore and his Democratic challenger Doug Jones are depending on high turnout among their natural supporters to win what appears to be a close race for an Alabama Senate seat.

20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 8 hours 37 min ago
As House and Senate lawmakers continue hashing out differences between their tax-overhaul bills, some are pushing a less-drastic cut in the corporate tax rate to find money for a variety of interests.

How North Korea's Global Financing Web Works Around Sanctions

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 8 hours 38 min ago
Researchers have identified a number of business transactions that they say show North Korea’s international financing web is more sophisticated than what was previously known.

U.S. Business Prices Rose Broadly in November

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 8 hours 46 min ago
A gauge of U.S. business prices rose across a broad range of goods and services in November, a signal of building price pressures at a time when inflation has remained puzzlingly low.

Saudi Aramco Ramps Up Spending to Over $40 Billion a Year

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 9 hours 44 min ago
Saudi Arabian Oil Co. unveiled a plan to invest more than $40 billion a year in projects over the next decade, a significant expansion for the world’s largest energy company ahead of its expected public listing.

NFL Network Suspends Three Former Players After Sexual-Harassment Allegations

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 10 hours 21 min ago
The NFL Network has suspended three members of its on-air team—Marshall Faulk, Ike Taylor and Heath Evans—in response to allegations of sexual harassment made in a lawsuit by a former employee.

GE Probed Who Knew About Spare Jet for Immelt

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 10 hours 45 min ago
General Electric recently conducted an internal review into the flying of a spare business jet to accompany former CEO Jeff Immelt, as it seeks to understand an unusual practice that went on for years and surprised investors when they learned of it in October.

Forties Pipeline System Carrying Brent Crude to Be Shut for Weeks

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 11 hours 36 min ago
One of Europe’s most important oil pipeline systems will be shut down for a “matter of weeks,” said owner Ineos, sending a jolt into international oil prices as traders contemplated the loss of some North Sea oil supplies.

Unemployment Back to Precrisis Level in Rich Countries

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 11 hours 46 min ago
The rate of unemployment across the world’s developed economies finally returned to its pre-crisis level in October, according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

Mall Operator Westfield Agrees to Takeover Bid Valued at $16 Billion

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 16 hours 9 min ago
Westfield, the Australia-based operator of shopping malls in the U.S., said it agreed to a takeover offer from European property company Unibail-Rodamco valuing it at $15.7 billion.

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