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. Suspends Flights to and From Venezuela

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said it was suspending all commercial passenger and cargo flights between the U.S. and Venezuela, citing safety concerns due to political instability in the South American nation.

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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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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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U.S. Economy Lost Some Steam at Start of Second Quarter

The U.S. economy got off to a sluggish start in the second quarter, with both consumers and manufacturers pulling back in April amid trade tensions, a global slowdown and waning effects of the 2017 tax cuts.

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Opioid Makers Draw Scrutiny From Hedge Funds

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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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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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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‘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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