Federal Jury Finds Abid Naseer Guilty on All Counts

Wall Street Journal: US News - 58 min 9 sec ago
The jury returned a guilty verdict Wednesday in the federal court trial of a Pakistani man accused of conspiring with al Qaeda to bomb targets in England, Denmark, and New York City.

Google, Wal-Mart Part Ways Over Local Ads

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 29 sec ago
The relationship between Google and Wal-Mart has frayed over the data used to lure shoppers into stores.

Proposed Utah Bill Would Protect Gays, Religious Believers From Discrimination

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 2 min ago
Utah lawmakers on Wednesday proposed a bill intended to protect both gay people and religious believers from discrimination.

Beige Book: Hiring, Spending Solid at Start of Year

Wall Street Journal: US Economy - 1 hour 5 min ago
The U.S. economy continued to expand across most of the country at the start of the year amid broad-based hiring and rising consumer spending, according the Fed’s latest beige book survey of regional economic conditions.

High Court Divided at Health-Law Argument

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 7 min ago
The Supreme Court sparred over a centerpiece of the Affordable Care Act, with Justice Anthony Kennedy voicing concerns about potential constitutional consequences of a ruling that strikes down the availability of nationwide insurance subsidies.

News Across America

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 19 min ago
Oklahoma weighs nitrogen gas for executions; homeless man shot by police used stolen identify; another smash and grab theft; Chicago’s Willis Tower up for sale; Broken tunnel machine, Bertha, finally reaches repair pit

Alibaba Opens Silicon Valley Data Center

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 28 min ago
Alibaba said it is opening a data center in Silicon Valley, the Chinese e-commerce company’s first in the U.S., as it expands its cloud-computing business outside China.

EU to Leave Mobile Roaming Charges in Place Until 2018

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 30 min ago
European Union governments pledged to take a flexible approach to the concept of net neutrality and leave mobile-phone roaming charges in place until at least 2018.

U.S. Won't Charge Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 31 min ago
The Justice Department said it would not file federal civil-rights charges against the former Ferguson, Mo., police officer who shot an unarmed black teen last year, saying the high legal threshold for such a case had not been met.

Defense Admits Tsarnaev Helped Carry Out Bombings

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 37 min ago
A defense lawyer for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev admitted that he helped carry out the deadly attack but said he was in the thrall of his “self-radicalized” older brother.

Fed's Yellen Fretted Over Weak Recovery in 2009, Transcripts Show

Wall Street Journal: US Economy - 1 hour 39 min ago
Janet Yellen emerged in the Federal Reserve’s 2009 transcripts as a prescient forecaster of the dim outlook for the U.S. economy following the 2007-09 recession and financial crisis.

Fed's Yellen Fretted Over Weak Recovery in 2009, Transcripts Show

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 39 min ago
Janet Yellen emerged in the Federal Reserve’s 2009 transcripts as a prescient forecaster of the dim outlook for the U.S. economy following the 2007-09 recession and financial crisis.

Starboard Still Seeking Staples Board Change

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 46 min ago
Activist investor Starboard Value is continuing to push for board changes at Staples, even after the office supply chain agreed to merge with rival Office Depot last month

Negative Interest Rates Yield Positive Results---So Far

Wall Street Journal: US Economy - 1 hour 53 min ago
Capital Account: Chief economic commentator Greg Ip explores the “zero bound” on interest rates and finds that while a dip below may achieve policy makers’ desired results of stirring growth, a deeper dive may backfire.

McDonald's to Curb Use of Chicken Raised With Antibiotics

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 53 min ago
McDonald’s said its U.S. restaurants will stop selling chicken raised with antibiotics that are important to human health, one of the biggest moves yet by a major food company to address concerns over antibiotic-resistant “super bugs.”

Germany to Pay Airbus €623 Million in Loans

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 16 min ago
Germany has agreed to pay Airbus €623 million in loans from Germany for the new Airbus A350 widebody jet, a spokeswoman for the economics ministry said.

Exxon Reduces Capital Spending

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 28 min ago
Exxon Mobil Corp. plans to cut capital spending by 12% this year to $34 billion.

Z Capital Preparing to Put Mrs. Fields, TCBY Owner on the Block

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 32 min ago
Z Capital Partners is preparing to put the owner of the Mrs. Fields cookie and TCBY frozen-yogurt brands on the auction block, according to people familiar with the matter.

Service-Sector Activity Edges Up

Wall Street Journal: US Economy - 3 hours 4 min ago
The expansion in the U.S. non-manufacturing sector continued at a pace slightly better than expected last month, according to data released by the Institute for Supply Management. The ISM index inched higher to 56.9 from January’s 56.7.

Tiffany Says Dutch Court Set Aside Swatch Arbitration Award

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 3 hours 15 min ago
Tiffany & Co. said Wednesday that a Dutch court has ruled in its favor and set aside an arbitration award the jeweler was ordered to pay in 2013 related to its failed partnership with Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group AG.

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