Heard on the Street How Venezuela Became China’s Money Pit The world oil market is notoriously quick to react to headlines, but a seemingly significant one last week from Venezuela, the owner of the world’s largest reserves, didn’t cause so much as a blip: a big investment from China. Read more → Advertisement Follow WSJ… Continue reading How Venezuela Became China’s Money Pit
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits in an unbelievably small jar; Serena Williams missed her baby’s first steps. Parents responded with solidarity. Stories that inspire ‘This is what we call a miracle’: A faint cry reveals a baby abandoned in the cold Montana mountains The baby had been abandoned for at… Continue reading The Optimist: A miracle baby found in the cold Montana mountains, zero trash and a lemon that inspires
Heard on the Street The Netflix Squeeze Netflix has had an astonishing year. Its shares surpassed $400, up 110% since January, and it was nominated for 112 Emmy Awards, more than any other television network, including HBO, which had held that distinction for 17 years. Read more → Advertisement Follow WSJ Unsubscribe• Newsletters & Alerts•… Continue reading The Netflix Squeeze
Redskins pick was playing Fortnite with an old teammate when they again became teammates; Nationals find a little urgency, score a 5-4, series-opening victory over the Mets Greg Fiume / Getty Images Bryce Harper is playing all-star week host, as everyone asks how much longer he’ll play in D.C. Everything Harper does during all-star week… Continue reading Sports Daily: Bryce Harper is playing all-star week host, as everyone asks how much longer he’ll play in D.C.