Trump Expected to Pick Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers to Run Interior

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 22 min ago
President-elect Donald Trump is expected to tap Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Washington state to lead the Interior Department.

Trump Cabinet Picks Signal Deregulation Moves Are Coming

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 22 min ago
Business leaders are predicting a dramatic unraveling of regulations on everything from overtime pay to power-plant emission rules as Donald Trump seeks to fill his cabinet with determined adversaries of the agencies they will lead.

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to Step Down Next Year

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 1 hour 29 min ago
Coca-Cola said Friday that Muhtar Kent would resign from his role as chief executive in May 2017, to be succeeded by James Quincey, the beverage company’s president and operating chief.

Getting 50-Somethings to Pay for Streaming Music

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 11 min ago
Hooking older consumers on paid streaming is important for the music industry, which is counting on revenue from subscription streaming services to replace declining CD and download sales. Music Aficionado, launched in January, is one site trying to promote streaming to the senior crowd.

Never Forget Your Passwords Again

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 56 min ago
How to set up Dashlane or LastPass and securely log in to services on all your devices; Joanna Stern explains.

Luxury Watchmakers Steeled for Christmas

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 4 hours 32 min ago
Luxury watchmakers have this year introduced stainless-steel and lower-priced watches in the face of falling demand for their more expensive products.

Telecom Industry Sees Relief in Trump Policy Agenda

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 5 hours 19 min ago
The telecommunications industry is embracing the idea of a Trump administration. President-elect Donald Trump’s promises to reduce corporate taxes and to eliminate regulations have been welcomed by executives.

GOP Faces Timing Dilemma on Health-Law Replacement

Wall Street Journal: US News - 5 hours 19 min ago
Republicans united in their desire to overturn the Affordable Care Act are divided over whether to replace it before or after the 2018 elections, a choice that holds political peril either way.

South Africa's Sibanye Gold to Buy Stillwater Mining for $2.2 Billion

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 6 hours 32 min ago
South Africa’s Sibanye Gold plans to buy U.S. palladium and platinum miner Stillwater Mining for $2.2 billion, the company’s first foray outside of Southern Africa and latest bold move to diversify beyond gold mining.

U.S. Defense Secretary Carter Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

Wall Street Journal: US News - 8 hours 50 min ago
Defense Secretary Ash Carter made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to consult with military commanders and deliver a preholiday pep talk to U.S. troops.

Supreme Court Clears Way for Alabama Execution

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:52
The Supreme Court Thursday night cleared the way for Alabama to execute a convicted murderer, after earlier granting a last minute reprieve.

Time Inc. Hires Banks to Help Field Takeover or Partnership Interest

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:50
Time Inc. hired banks to help field takeover or partnership interest after the country’s largest magazine publisher received overtures from a group of media investors including Edgar Bronfman Jr.

Trump Cabinet Picks Signal Deregulation Moves Are Coming

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:49
Business leaders are predicting a dramatic unraveling of regulations on everything from overtime pay to power-plant emission rules as Donald Trump seeks to fill his cabinet with determined adversaries of the agencies they will lead.

Transportation Department Weighs Allowing Phone Calls During Flights

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:26
Federal regulators are considering allowing airline passengers in coming years to routinely make phone calls during flights—so long as travelers are warned in advance about potential midair distractions.

Trump's Tough Talk to Test New China Envoy's Close Beijing Ties

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:20
Terry Branstad, Donald Trump’s pick for ambassador to China, has close ties both to the U.S. president-elect and to Chinese President Xi Jinping. He’s going to need them.

Companies on Climate: Trump or No, Still Cutting Emissions

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 18:50
Many big corporations continue to back efforts to cut carbon emissions, vowing to stay the course despite the election of Donald Trump, who has promised to dismantle President Obama’s climate agenda.

Cuomo Met With Feds on Ex-Aide's Corruption Case

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 18:02
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo disclosed that he was interviewed by federal prosecutors in recent weeks in the criminal case against his former top aide, Joseph Percoco, and seven other defendants.

John Glenn, First American to Orbit Earth, Dies at Age 95

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 17:48
John Glenn, the first U.S. astronaut to orbit Earth who later spent 24 years representing Ohio in the Senate, has died at 95 years old.

Hunter Says He Was Falsely Accused of Killing Pedals the Bear, Files Suit

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 17:34
A hunter who says he was falsely accused in social media of killing Pedals the upright-walking bear is firing back with a defamation lawsuit.

Former Insys CEO Arrested in Opioid Prescription Kickback Case

Wall Street Journal: US News - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 16:56
Six former executives and managers at Insys Therapeutics were arrested and charged with conspiring to defraud health insurers and bribe doctors in exchange for prescribing the company’s fentanyl painkiller, Subsys.

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