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Suffer the Little Children
Suffer the Little Children

289 Comments By The Editorial Board The Editorial Board The Wall Street Journal Biography @WSJopinion WSJOpinion May 22, 2018 6:59 p.m. ET What’s more important—finding a foster home for n...

A Right To Try Arrives
A Right To Try Arrives

38 Comments By The Editorial Board The Editorial Board The Wall Street Journal Biography @WSJopinion WSJOpinion May 22, 2018 6:59 p.m. ET Senator Ron Johnson in Washington, D.C., May 15. Photo: erin s...

When Carter Page Met Stefan Halper
When Carter Page Met Stefan Halper

1044 Comments By The Editorial Board The Editorial Board The Wall Street Journal Biography @WSJopinion WSJOpinion May 22, 2018 6:59 p.m. ET Carter Page, a former foreign policy adviser of Preside...

Rough Social Justice at Evergreen State
Rough Social Justice at Evergreen State

784 Comments By Jillian Kay Melchior May 22, 2018 6:46 p.m. ET Here’s the math behind an academic hemorrhage: Between 500 and 600 fewer students will attend Evergreen State College next fall tha...

“We've never missed a deadline”: Florida counties working to meet recount deadline
“We've never missed a deadline”: Florida counties working to meet recount deadline

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — With time running out, Florida’s election recount drama lurched forward Wednesday amid a maelstrom of courtroom arguments, broken machines, allegations of irregularitie...

Desperate search continues for victims of California's Camp Fire
Desperate search continues for victims of California's Camp Fire

Last Updated Nov 14, 2018 8:05 PM EST PARADISE, Calif. — The search intensified Wednesday for those missing after the Camp Fire, which virtually wiped out the town of Paradise. New drone fo...

The Threat to Nancy Pelosi’s Speakership Is Suddenly Serious
The Threat to Nancy Pelosi’s Speakership Is Suddenly Serious

Following House Democrats’ first full meeting with both their departing members and incoming members-elect, reporters asked Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan—who’s organizing a suddenly serious opp...

The Inadequacy of Hope
The Inadequacy of Hope

A funny little magic trick happens when a woman’s husband runs for office: Her CV all but disappears. Even Hillary Clinton, who was promoted as a valuable add-on in the two-for-one deal of Bill&...

Economy & Finance

Democrats Begin “Massive Grass-Roots” Campaign Pushing Medicare-For-All
Democrats Begin “Massive Grass-Roots” Campaign Pushing Medicare-For-All

Authored by Ryan Martines via PlanetFreeWill.com, Pramila Jayapal, a Democratic Congresswoman from Washington, indicated on Tuesday that the time has come to begin laying the groundwork to vote on a M...

Kyle Bass Doubles-Down On Yuan Short, Calls For “China Reset”
Kyle Bass Doubles-Down On Yuan Short, Calls For “China Reset”

Nearly 18 months after Hayman Capital’s Kyle Bass declared that he intended to stand by his massive offshore yuan short even as his fund moved deep into the red (unlike all of those other “...

What Triggered Bitcoin's Sharp Price Plunge?
What Triggered Bitcoin's Sharp Price Plunge?

Bitcoin plunged today, hitting their lowest of 2018. Credit: Getty Royalty FreeGetty Bitcoin prices dropped significantly today, falling below $5,400 and reaching their lowest since late las...

A Surge In U.S. Corporate Debt Presents a 'Key Vulnerability In The Economy,' Says JPMorgan
A Surge In U.S. Corporate Debt Presents a 'Key Vulnerability In The Economy,' Says JPMorgan

Iron ore supplies sit in a storage area ahead of shipping at the new grain terminal, operated by Cargill Inc. and M.V. Cargo, at Yuzhny Port in Yuzhny, Ukraine, on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Top commodit...

Daniel Loeb Purchases 7 Stocks In 3rd Quarter
Daniel Loeb Purchases 7 Stocks In 3rd Quarter

Daniel Loeb, who seeks “compounders of value,” purchased seven stocks in the third quarter, according to his filings released on Friday. Loeb, founder of hedge fund Third Point, started po...

Georgia O'Keeffe Holds The Auction Record For A Female Artist. When Will That Record Be Broken?
Georgia O'Keeffe Holds The Auction Record For A Female Artist. When Will That Record Be Broken?

The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is selling three O’Keeffe paintings in New York this week to benefit the museum’s acquisition fund, including two that will appear in Sotheby’s cont...

7 Highest-Yielding Dow Dividend Stocks
7 Highest-Yielding Dow Dividend Stocks

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The Trouble with Joint Bank Accounts 'Just in Case'
The Trouble with Joint Bank Accounts 'Just in Case'

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Technology

What else did Amazon get from the HQ2 bidding war? Lots of city data
What else did Amazon get from the HQ2 bidding war? Lots of city data

Amazon walked away from its HQ2 bidding process with more than $5 billion in tax breaks and grants from the two winning locations: New York City and Arlington, Virginia. Along the way, Amazon reaped s...

Facebook hired PR firm to blame George Soros for rise of groups challenging tech giant: report
Facebook hired PR firm to blame George Soros for rise of groups challenging tech giant: report

Facebook, already under scrutiny over security and other mishaps, came under added fire on Wednesday over a report suggesting its private voice and  public actions are not in sync. The ...

“Secret Sister” gift exchange on Facebook returns — and it's a scam
“Secret Sister” gift exchange on Facebook returns — and it's a scam

NEW YORK — A gift exchange circulating again on social media asks users to send one gift valued at $10 or more to their “Secret Sister,” promising up to 36 presents in return. I...

Holiday gifts: Beware of those that can spy on you
Holiday gifts: Beware of those that can spy on you

When it comes to high-tech toys and gadgets as gifts, consumers concerned about privacy should be wary. Some products can be hacked and used to track the owner’s whereabouts, or take private vid...

SpaceX and back-to-back space station launches on tap
SpaceX and back-to-back space station launches on tap

U.S. and Russian engineers are readying a trio of rockets for launches from Virginia, Florida and Kazakhstan Thursday and Friday, two to send a combined 6.5 tons of cargo to the International Space St...

Facebook morale takes a tumble along with stock price
Facebook morale takes a tumble along with stock price

Facebook Inc.’s difficult year is taking a toll on employee morale, with several key measures of internal sentiment taking a sharp turn for the worse over the past year, according to people...

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