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U.S. Plans Temporary Exemptions to Huawei Blacklist - WSJ
... not to communicate with the Huawei side, according to a person familiar with the matter. Qualcomm chipsets are used in certain Huawei smartphone models.

Wall Street Journal    May 20, 2019


Boeing Faces More FAA Requests as It Completes 737 MAX Fix - WSJ
... the software fix, training and associated materials—from the company as soon as next week and then doing flight tests, a person briefed on the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    May 17, 2019


Google Cuts Off Huawei Smartphones From Some Android Services ...
Though existing phones are expected to keep functioning largely as usual, users could lose some functions, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 17, 2019


Clearlake-Backed Wheel Pros Nears Merger Deal With U.S. Mags ...
... with the maker of U.S. Mags Custom Wheels to create a company with an enterprise value exceeding $1 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 15, 2019


Barr Enlists Intelligence Chiefs for Inquiry Into Roots of Russia Probe ...
... whether the government's intelligence-gathering efforts in the probe's early stages were legal and appropriate, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday.

Wall Street Journal    May 15, 2019


Cosco Focuses on Pacific International Lines as Takeover Target ...
... at the Chinese carrier believe they could wrap up a deal for the entire business if PIL's owners decide to sell, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    May 13, 2019


Frustration, Miscalculation: Inside the U.S.-China Trade Impasse - WSJ
Mr. Trump on Thursday let it be known he didn't want the U.S. to appear soft on China, according to one person briefed on the matter. The two days of ...

Wall Street Journal    May 12, 2019


How a Chinese Scientist Broke the Rules to Create the First Gene ...
Attempts to reach Dr. He, who appears to remain in custody, weren't successful. His wife declined to comment through a person close to him. It isn't clear if Dr.

Wall Street Journal    May 10, 2019


India Investigates Google for Suspected Android Abuse - WSJ
... the matter, and decided to move forward with the investigation as primary scrutiny suggests abuse by Google,” said the official, who declined to be identified.

Wall Street Journal    May 9, 2019


Trump Issues Tariff Threat and China Considers Pulling Out of Talks ...
Mr. Trump's tweets surprised many Chinese officials, according to a person briefed on the matter Monday, and China is considering canceling trade talks that are ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


Tariff Threats Pose Fresh Challenge for China's Xi to Keep Talks on ...
Following Mr. Trump's renewed warning of raising tariffs, China's leadership on Monday was considering canceling the trip, said a person briefed on the matter.

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


U.S. Student-Loan Program Now Runs Deficit, CBO Estimates - WSJ
Meantime, President Trump's top economic advisers are studying ways to improve the program's finances, senior administration officials said. One option under ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


U.S. Tightens Iran Sanctions After Tehran Threatens to Abandon ...
Senior administration officials said the sanctions come with a 90-day wind-down period in which countries and businesses should stop engaging with Iran.

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


Franklin Templeton in Talks to Buy Abraaj's Turkey Business - WSJ
Emerging markets specialist Actis LLP is still in talks to manage certain Middle East and Africa funds, according to a person familiar with the matter. Meanwhile ...

Wall Street Journal    May 8, 2019


White House Tells Don McGahn to Rebuff Subpoena for Documents ...
Mr. McGahn spent more than 30 hours speaking to Mr. Mueller's investigators, a person familiar with the situation said. Mr. Trump at one point asked him to have ...

Wall Street Journal    May 6, 2019


Chinese Negotiators Prepare to Go to Washington for Trade Talks ...
China's Commerce Ministry has yet to comment. According to a person briefed on the matter, China is considering scotching its participation in this week's talks.

Wall Street Journal    May 5, 2019


Hudson's Bay Is Considering Sale of Lord & Taylor - WSJ
The discussions center on the operating business, not the real estate, which includes about 45 stores along the East Coast, a person familiar with the situation  ...

Wall Street Journal    May 3, 2019


Misplaced Coffee Cup on 'Game of Thrones' Brews Buzz for Starbucks
As it turns out, the cup came from the production's craft services and not from Starbucks, according to a person familiar with the situation. Still, the apparent ...

Wall Street Journal    May 3, 2019


Crypto-Focused VCs Adam Goldberg, Alok Vasudev Launch New Firm
... Vasudev, a one-time investor at Benchmark Capital, are launching a new firm called Standard Crypto in San Francisco, said a person familiar with the situation.

Wall Street Journal    May 2, 2019


Trump Administration Hires McKinsey to Evaluate Student-Loan ...
Meantime, President Trump's top economic advisers in the White House are studying ways to improve the program's finances, senior administration officials said ...

Wall Street Journal    May 1, 2019


In College Admissions Scandal, Family Paid $6.5 Million to Get Their
A family from China paid a college counselor $6.5 million for help securing a spot at Stanford University, according to a person familiar with the matter, and ...

Wall Street Journal    May 1, 2019


OPEC, Saudi Officials Haven't Spoken With Trump About Oil Prices ...
... the phone with the OPEC secretary-general or with the Saudi energy minister in an effort to seek lower oil prices, according to people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 30, 2019


Trump Administration Calls for $4.5 Billion to Address Crisis at ...
... they are unlikely to agree to an increase in capacity for Immigration and Customs Enforcement to detain migrants, according to a House Democratic aide.

Wall Street Journal    April 30, 2019


Clash Between Congress, White House Likely to Reverberate for ...
“He's making the point on obstruction for us,” Mrs. Pelosi told her deputies in a closed-door meeting this week, according to a House Democratic aide.

Wall Street Journal    April 30, 2019


NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre Questioned on Travel Expenses - WSJ
... adequate documentation, according to a letter from the ad agency given to the group's board last week and described by people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 30, 2019


Tighter Iranian Oil Sanctions Set Stage for U.S.-Saudi Showdown ...
The U.S. is pushing to restart production in a field shared by the kingdom and Kuwait that could unlock half a million barrels a day, people familiar with the matter ...

Wall Street Journal    April 30, 2019


U.S.-China Trade Deal in Sight After Progress on Tariffs, Market ...
One option being explored would be to calibrate the tariffs based on the percentage of trade between the countries, a person close to the talks said. The $50 ...

Wall Street Journal    April 29, 2019


Trump Says Stephen Moore Decided to Withdraw From Fed Process ...
A person close to the White House said opposition from several Republican senators and a concern that the public scrutiny about Mr. Moore would intensify ...

Wall Street Journal    April 29, 2019


Bitcoin Venture Backed by NYSE Owner Faces Fresh Delay - WSJ
... by twin-brother entrepreneurs Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, took 18 months to get its New York state trust license, a person familiar with the situation said.

Wall Street Journal    April 28, 2019


Deutsche and Commerzbank Merger Talks Have Broken Down ...
The talks are not exclusive or guaranteed to result in a deal, and timing of any potential agreement is uncertain, according to a person close to the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 27, 2019


Democrats Push for Expansive Infrastructure Package - WSJ
Mr. Schumer won't consider a proposal to raise the gas tax, unless Mr. Trump agrees to undo some of the 2017 tax cuts, a person close to the minority leader ...

Wall Street Journal    April 27, 2019


Cryptocurrency Investors Shrug Off Tether Woes - WSJ
The company is expected to respond to the order by May 3, according to a person close to the attorney general's investigation. Bitfinex said the attorney ...

Wall Street Journal    April 27, 2019


Uber Lowers Its Valuation Target - WSJ
Uber is expected to make the price range public in a filing Friday morning, a person familiar with the matter said. Its exact IPO price will be decided over the ...

Wall Street Journal    April 25, 2019


Deutsche Bank Considers Forming 'Bad Bank' - WSJ
The talks aren't exclusive or guaranteed to result in a deal, and timing of any potential agreement is uncertain, according to a person close to the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 24, 2019


Netflix Fights to Keep Its Most Watched Shows: 'Friends' and 'The ...
NBCUniversal executives are still debating whether pulling “The Office” from Netflix and forgoing the licensing revenue makes sense, said a person close to the ...

Wall Street Journal    April 24, 2019


Renault to Propose Merging With Nissan - WSJ
A person close to Renault said the proposal was only one option under discussion. “There are negotiations saying either we need to change the capital structure ...

Wall Street Journal    April 24, 2019


Microbiome Testing Startup Under Scrutiny for Billing Practices - WSJ
Special agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation searched uBiome's office on Friday morning, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 24, 2019


Josh Zumbrun - News, Articles, Biography, Photos - WSJ.com
... have tentatively scheduled a fresh round of face-to-face meetings as they seek to close out a trade deal, according to a person familiar with the situation. U.S. ...

Wall Street Journal    April 23, 2019


WSJ - Economics News, Breaking News Headlines and Analysis
... China have tentatively scheduled a fresh round of face-to-face meetings as they seek to close out a trade deal, according to a person familiar with the situation ...

Wall Street Journal    April 22, 2019


Aethon Energy Seeks $425 Million to Drill Gas Wells in Louisiana ...
Aethon Energy Management is seeking to raise $425 million to acquire and develop natural-gas fields in Louisiana, said a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 22, 2019


Democrats Subpoena Ex-White House Counsel on Trump Moves to ...
Mr. McGahn cooperated extensively with the Mueller investigation, sitting for 30 hours of interviews, according to a person familiar with the matter. The subpoena  ...

Wall Street Journal    April 22, 2019


Easter Mass in Paris Honors Firefighters Who Saved Notre Dame ...
“We were all thinking of Notre Dame today,” said Celine, a tearful Notre Dame regular who declined to give her last name. “But we were so relieved to find ...

Wall Street Journal    April 21, 2019


Sonder Poised to Become Airbnb's Billion-Dollar Competitor - WSJ
... Spark Capital and Structure Capital are among the existing investors expected to participate. A person familiar with the matter said the investment is expected ...

Wall Street Journal    April 20, 2019


Former French Prime Minister to Stand Trial for Misuse of Public Funds
... public funds by employing his wifeand two of his children as aides while he served in parliament, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday. They also ...

Wall Street Journal    April 20, 2019


Democrats Diverge in How to Respond to Mueller's Report - WSJ
Mrs. Pelosi is expected to convey a continued wariness of impeachment proceedings on the call, according to a House Democratic aide. It was unclear Sunday ...

Wall Street Journal    April 18, 2019


National Enquirer to Be Sold for $100 Million to Ex-Newsstand Mogul
... tabloid to a former newsstand mogul. James Cohen has agreed to pay $100 million for the publications, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    April 18, 2019


Trump Donor Faces a Second Federal Probe - WSJ
Eliot Engel of New York in late 2017, according to a person familiar with the call. Mr. Engel was then the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee ...

Wall Street Journal    April 17, 2019


T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Runs Into Resistance From DOJ Antitrust Staff ...
S -6.16% that their planned merger is unlikely to be approved as currently structured, according to people familiar with the matter, casting doubt on the fate of the ...

Wall Street Journal    April 17, 2019


Surprised on a Daily Basis: Senate GOP's Bond With Trump Is Fraying
raced to confirm the news with the White House before processing the withdrawal , according to a person familiar with the matter. President Trump tweeted about ...

Wall Street Journal    April 12, 2019


China Sweetens Its Cloud-Computing Offer in U.S. Trade Talks - WSJ
So far China has been reluctant to relax its rules to allow foreign companies to transfer data across its borders, the people briefed on the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    April 11, 2019


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