AT&T CEO Calls for Dialogue on Racial Tensions

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In a speech to hundreds of employees, AT&T Inc. Chief Executive Randall Stephenson talked about how racial tensions are ripping apart \communities and urged employees to begin a conversation to find common ground.

Package-Delivery Drones Likely Years Away From Federal Approval

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Amazon.com and others have been touting plans to use drones to deliver packages to consumers, but safety experts and federal documents indicate widespread flights aren’t likely before the next decade.

Why Markets Are Riding Such a Long and Narrow Path

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There been much talk about policies that might wake up markets, such as helicopter money, fiscal stimulus, or structural reforms. But little or no action.

How India Listing Should Lift Prudential and its Peers

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The valuation put on an Indian life insurer shows that western investors may be missing something.

U.S. Jobless Claims Rise

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The number of Americans applying for first-time unemployment benefits edged up last week but remained at a low level consistent with a generally healthy labor market.

China's Streaming Craze Launches a Billion Shooting Stars

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The owner of streaming app Inke is China’s newest unicorn thanks to a 19-fold increase in value in eight months.

Fed's Yellen Says 'No Fixed Timetable' on U.S. Rate Increase

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen told U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that there is “no fixed timetable” for raising interest rates as the economy continues its recovery.

Lawmaker Grills Yellen Over Brainard's Donations to Clinton

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen faced intense questioning from a Republican lawmaker over Fed governor Lael Brainard’s contributions to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.

A Growth-Friendly Climate Change Proposal

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Polarized politics have made it difficult to reconcile climate change and economic growth, but voters in Washington state are considering a revenue-neutral carbon tax proposal that does just that, Greg Ip writes.

Fewer Defaulting On Loans After Leaving College

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The share of borrowers defaulting on student loans within three years of leaving college has fallen modestly, though the number remains exceptionally high despite low unemployment.

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