Sprint and T-Mobile head to court to defend their mega-merger. Why mortgage rates remain steady as interest rates go down. Plus, how one woman found the better life her parents sought in this country.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s proposed deal to lower prescription drug prices is up for a vote in the House. Banks and hedge funds are messing with the repo market. Plus, a Michigan brewery faces backlash in the wake of a racial discrimination settlement.
From the BBC World Service… WTO’s Appellate Body is set to lose two judges. Plus, are meetings just a way to waste the workday?
Jobs numbers were still strong in November. Plus, AI’s powers of prediction could cost some jobs on Wall Street, but it’s ultimately a good thing, say experts.
Uber releases a report on sexual assault on its rides. The Labor Department’s updated jobs numbers point towards recession. Plus, how to value the world’s biggest oil company.
From the BBC World Service… German industrial output suffers its biggest contraction in a decade. There’s optimism over an OPEC oil deal. Plus, how African swine fever has hit Bulgaria.
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