The Wall Street Journal


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White House Aims to Require More Health Care Price Disclosure

The Trump administration has been working behind the scenes for months on a strategy to force greater price disclosure across much of the $3.5 trillion health-care industry.

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U.S. Embassy in Iraq Orders Staff to Leave as Iran Tensions Rise

The U.S. ordered all its nonemergency diplomatic staff to leave Iraq immediately, as tensions rise with Iran over recent attacks against oil tankers and facilities in the Persian Gulf region.

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The Dubious Management Fad Sweeping Corporate America

NPS—or net promoter score—is a measure of customer satisfaction that has developed a cultlike following among CEOs. An increasing number of companies use it to develop new products and assign bonuses. It also may be misleading.

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U.S. Poised to Let Phone Companies Block Robocalls

Responding to widespread consumer complaints, the FCC says it will take steps to give phone companies permission to block unwanted robocalls.

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Who Pays the Trump Tariffs? We Do, These Americans Say

Escalating tariffs between the U.S. and China have fueled a debate over who is actually paying—but the answer isn’t straightforward because the person paying the tariff doesn’t necessarily bear its burden.

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American Consumers Shopped Till They Dropped

Americans might have shaken off their winter blahs, but that doesn’t mean they’re rushing to the mall with open wallets—as April retail sales figures show.

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Short Sellers Bet on Opioid Fallout Sinking Drug Stocks

Companies in the pharmaceutical supply chain are facing some 2,000 lawsuits related to the opioid crisis, leading some investors to wager that potential settlements from that litigation will drag down shares.

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The Next Frontier in the Privacy Debate: Your Flight

Airlines soon will have extensive new ways to track passengers, raising new concerns about the balance between convenience and data security.

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Boeing MAX: A Tale of Two Crashes

A Wall Street Journal analysis of official interim crash reports shows the parallels between the accidents that took 346 lives

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‘Game of Thrones’ Spoiler Alert: A Spanish Doctor Will Tell You How It Ends

A Madrid surgeon has shared plot details about the hit show, turning him into a royal pain for HBO and a divisive figure among fans.

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People Are Already Mad About the ‘Game of Thrones’ Ending

As the HBO hit heads into its final episode Sunday, it has become an extreme example of how hard it is to deliver a satisfying finale to a beloved TV series.

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