The Split-Screen Existence of Jeff Sessions and Rod Rosenstein

Wall Street Journal: US News - 1 hour 53 min ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions, recused from the probe into Russian election meddling, has pursued immigration and crime policy changes while deputy Rod Rosenstein has fought on the political front lines.

Beijing's New Superpowers Over Movie Industry Frustrate Hollywood Studios

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 35 min ago
U.S. movie studios have hit an impasse in talks with China about a new film-distribution agreement on market access for Hollywood films in China.

Japan's Videogames Are Winning Over U.S. Gamers

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 2 hours 44 min ago
Videogame developers in Japan are creating more U.S. hits, like “DanMachi” and “Persona 5,” with compelling stories and anime-style animation that resonate with Americans raised on Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh!

Probes, Cyberattack Distract Atlanta as It Tries to Woo Amazon

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 4 hours 21 min ago
As Atlanta looks to lure Amazon and other corporate giants to the region, its new mayor has found her efforts stymied by scandals from the outgoing administration and the aftereffects of a crippling cyberattack.

Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 22:16
How to turn your smartphone into the powerful PC it’s meant to be.

ZTE Shareholders Are in Limbo Amid U.S.-China Dispute

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 17:53
While ZTE Corp. is caught in the middle of U.S.-China trade tensions, the telecom giant’s current and prospective shareholders can’t do anything about it, thanks to a weekslong trading suspension.

Trump Draws Distance From Administration Policy That Has Separated Families

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 17:36
In a tweet, President Donald Trump suggested that Democrats were responsible for the separation of migrant children from their parents at the border, a policy set by his administration.

Kim Jong Un, South Korea's Moon Hold Surprise Meeting

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 17:30
South Korean President Moon Jae-in met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for two hours at the demilitarized zone in a surprise meeting aimed at keeping inter-Korean relations and a U.S. summit on track.

Utah Man Returns to U.S. After Two-Year Detention in Venezuela

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:55
Joshua Holt, a former Mormon missionary, was released by President Nicolás Maduro’s authoritarian government as an olive branch as it faces intensifying U.S. sanctions

Disabled Yemeni Child, Cited in Supreme Court Review of Travel Ban, Gains Entry to U.S.

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:17
Shaema Alomari, a disabled Yemeni girl whose exclusion from the U.S. was questioned by Supreme Court justices reviewing the Trump administration’s travel ban, arrived in New York for resettlement.

Jeff Bezos: 'We Must Go Back to the Moon, and This Time to Stay'

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 11:21
Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos vowed to use his rocket startup to develop robotic rovers and perhaps human habitats on the moon’s surface, even if such projects fail to win financial support from the U.S. government.

Indiana Teacher Who Tackled Shooter Hailed as Hero

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 10:07
President Donald Trump praised an Indiana middle-school teacher as a hero for tackling a student who opened fire in a classroom Friday, leaving one student in critical condition.

China Set to OK Qualcomm Purchase of NXP Semiconductors

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 06:42
Chinese authorities are set to approve Qualcomm’s planned $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors in the next few days, in what would be a significant step toward easing U.S.-China trade relations.

Taking the Cream Out of Ice Cream

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 06:18
A number of local retailers and manufacturers that specialize in making ice cream are offering vegan versions, catering to growing consumer interest for a dairy-free, plant-based alternative.

Fatal Shooting by Border Agent Raises Calls for Transparency

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 05:18
The shooting death of a woman by a U.S. Border Patrol agent near the Mexican border in Texas is renewing calls by immigration advocates for greater transparency in how such incidents are investigated.

Cheers! Coca-Cola Launches Its First Alcoholic Drink

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 05:14
A fizzy lemon-flavored alcoholic beverage that goes on sale in Japan on Monday will mark Coca-Cola’s first fling at selling alcohol in its 132-year history.

Philadelphia Braces for Tent-Camp Closures

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 05:07
Philadelphia plans to begin closing two encampments on Wednesday and is trying to move homeless drug addicts into shelters and treatment before police move in.

Fiat Chrysler Expected to Outline Future Without CEO Marchionne

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 05:00
A decade after Chrysler filed for bankruptcy, a nearly debt-free Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is preparing to unveil a growth plan for the next five years at a test track outside Milan.

In Anti-Bias Training, Starbucks Enlists Hip-Hop Artist, Chairman

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 04:00
Starbucks is hoping that anti-bias training will help prevent fraught encounters like the one that led to the arrest of two black men at one of its cafes last month, but how effective it will be is an open question.

USC President C.L. Max Nikias Steps Down

Wall Street Journal: US News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 20:55
The University of Southern California’s president agreed to step down after allegations were made public that a longtime gynecologist at the school’s student-health center had sexually abused patients for years.

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