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White House Communications Director Bill Shine Resigns, Takes ...
A person close to the White House said there was no blowup between the two, but that the president was experiencing a “simmering frustration” with Mr. Shine.

Wall Street Journal    March 6, 2019


Nissan Probes Whether Ghosn Channeled Company Money for ...
... of company funds through an Omani car distributor for personal use, possibly including the purchase of a yacht, according to people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    March 6, 2019


The American With the Toughest Job in Finance: Saving Deutsche ...
Mr. Sewing dictates projects for Cerberus to focus on and, said a person close to the bank, values Mr. Zames's blunt feedback. Deutsche Bank and Cerberus ...

Wall Street Journal    March 5, 2019


One Equity-Backed Orion Systems Combines With MERA Group - WSJ
... taxes, depreciation and amortization Orion had at the time of One Equity's original investment, according to a person familiar with the deal. Zurich-based.

Wall Street Journal    March 5, 2019


Trump to Nominate Jessie Liu as Justice Department's No. 3 Official ...
His arrival came after a rocky three months led by acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, whose last day at the department was Saturday, a person close to ...

Wall Street Journal    March 4, 2019


Startup Stock Exchange Builds Executive Team With Nasdaq Hires ...
Mr. Fay is set to join MEMX as chief operating officer later this year, while Mr. Paniscotti will become chief technology officer, a person familiar with the situation  ...

Wall Street Journal    March 4, 2019


Politics - The Wall Street Journal
... broker for documents and internal communications pertaining to its dealings with President Trump's businesses, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    March 3, 2019


Vale Could Face $7 Billion Fine in Connection With Audit of Mining ...
A person close to the investigation into the collapse said that the fine could reach 20% of 2018 revenue if the company is convicted under Brazilian ...

Wall Street Journal    March 2, 2019


Vale Top Executives Step Aside After Request From Authorities in ...
... the dam, investigators are trying to determine if the upper echelons of the company also knew the dam was unsafe, according to a person close to the probe.

Wall Street Journal    March 2, 2019


GOP Motions in House Put Pressure on Democrats' Unity - WSJ
... about what vulnerable Democrats, many of whom got plum committee positions, will do when faced with tough votes there, a senior Democratic aide said.

Wall Street Journal    February 28, 2019


Amazon to Launch New Grocery-Store Business - WSJ
Amazon.com Inc. AMZN 1.95% is planning to open dozens of grocery stores in several major U.S. cities, according to people familiar with the matter, as the retail  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 28, 2019


Cohen to Testify That Trump Engaged in Criminal Conduct While in ...
President's ex-lawyer will tell House committee he witnessed Trump's 'lies, racism and cheating,' role in hush payments, says a person familiar with his plans .

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


Vista Equity Partners Brings TA Associates Into Aptean Investor Fold ...
Enterprise value of deal is just under $1 billion, according to a person familiar with the situation. TA Associates is taking a stake in enterprise software provider  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


Financial Services News - Wall Street Journal - Wsj.com
The deal yielded a return of approximately three times multiple of invested capital for investors in Apax's VIII fund, according to a person familiar with the situation ...

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


Lawmakers Face Pressure to Resolve Fate of 'Dreamers' - WSJ
A senior Democratic aide said the decision was made because there was limited time to resolve a range of spending issues, and throwing immigration policy ...

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


Lineage Logistics Buys Rival Preferred Freezer Services - WSJ
... Walmart Inc., Tyson Foods Inc., General Mills Inc. and Sysco Corp. , is paying more than $1 billion for Preferred, according to a person close to the deal.

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


AT&T to HBO, Turner: No More Fiefdoms - WSJ
The decision stung Mr. Plepler, a person close to him said, because it was HBO's technology and direct-to-consumer streaming service that were going to be the ...

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


Construction Startup Prescient to Seek New $100 Million Funding ...
The Durham, N.C.-based company is holding initial discussions to raise $100 million in new funding, said a person familiar with the matter. If it reaches that goal, ...

Wall Street Journal    February 27, 2019


It Shook the Food Business by Snagging Burger King, Kraft and ...
A person close to 3G said the companies it oversees still have higher profit margins than their peers, and that ZBB is only part of its strategy. The perception of ...

Wall Street Journal    February 25, 2019


Behind Vale's Deadly Dam Collapse: Multiple Warnings That Went ...
Mr. Namba also worried that failing to sign would jeopardize his career with TÜV SÜD's Brazilian unit, according to a person close to his company. TÜV SÜD ...

Wall Street Journal    February 24, 2019


House Investigators Probe Trump Contact With Matthew Whitaker ...
Mr. Trump, a person close to the president said, is expected to aggressively defend himself after Mr. Cohen's Wednesday testimony, which the former Trump  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 24, 2019


'A Spy in Canaan' and 'Bluff City' Review: Reporter and Informer - WSJ
During their cat-and-mouse discussion, the former agent, speaking off the record, let slip the name of a onetime informant: Ernest Withers. Mr. Perrusquia was ...

Wall Street Journal    February 23, 2019


Trump to Delay Tariff Increases on Chinese Imports - WSJ
During the latest round of trade talks, said the people briefed on the matter, Chinese negotiators said Beijing was willing to better police practices on the local ...

Wall Street Journal    February 22, 2019


Apax Sells Majority Stake in Insurance Brokerage AssuredPartners ...
The deal yielded a return of approximately three times multiple of invested capital for investors in Apax's VIII fund, according to a person familiar with the situation.

Wall Street Journal    February 21, 2019


Trump, Xi Face Pressure at Home Over Trade - WSJ
... Trump in the Oval Office after last month's trade talks, is expected to have a second presidential meeting on Friday, according to people briefed on the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 20, 2019


Private Equity-Backed Fastsigns Weighs a Sale - WSJ
... Capital Partners-backed Fastsigns International retained boutique investment bank North Point Advisors to explore a sale, said people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 20, 2019


Police Say Smollett Faked Hate Crime Because He Was Dissatisfied ...
Mr. Smollett makes about $100,000 an episode, said someone close to the show, or $1.8 million a year if he appears in all episodes. Mr. Smollett, 36 years old, ...

Wall Street Journal    February 20, 2019


The Failure of the French Elite - WSJ
As an adviser, speaking on background to French media, admitted in a striking moment of lucidity, “People viscerally reject who he is; the class-contempt stuff is  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 20, 2019


Fox Cuts Jussie Smollett From Final Episodes of 'Empire' Season ...
The recent events have stunned studio and network executives as well as people who work on “Empire,” people close to the show say. Mr. Smollett has been ...

Wall Street Journal    February 20, 2019


Aston Martin-backer Investindustrial Seeks €3 Billion for Latest ...
... luxury car maker Aston Martin PLC, is seeking to raise €3 billion ($3.39 billion) for its seventh flagship buyout fund, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 19, 2019


Michael Cohen to Testify to Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday ...
Michael Cohen will testify privately next week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, a person close to him said, one of three congressional appearances  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 19, 2019


Key Investors Are Unhappy With SoftBank Tech-Investment Fund ...
The deal never came together after Mubadala backed away in recent weeks, people familiar with the matter said. The fund balked at what it considered a high  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 18, 2019


Purchases With Plastic Get Costlier for Merchants—and Consumers ...
... merchandise purchased using Mastercard debit cards will in some cases become more expensive for stores, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 16, 2019


Chicago Police Investigating Whether Smollett Coordinated Alleged ...
... star who said he was attacked last month by two people yelling racial and gay epithets, coordinated the attack, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 16, 2019


Lexington Nears $12 Billion Target for Record Private-Equity ...
... is nearing its $12 billion target for what would be the largest fund ever raised to buy stakes in private-equity funds, according to people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 15, 2019


Amazon's New York Project Foundered on Labor Organizing ...
Amazon executives were completely unprepared for the backlash, according to the people familiar with the matter. Polls showed a majority of New Yorkers ...

Wall Street Journal    February 15, 2019


Border-Security Funding Deal Nears a Vote - WSJ
Still, a person close to Mr. Trump expected him to make clear that he isn't happy about the bill when he ultimately signs it. Mr. Trump has resigned himself to the ...

Wall Street Journal    February 14, 2019


Carlos Ghosn Replaces Lawyers, Hires 'the Razor' to Lead Defense ...
A person close to the Ghosn family said he made the change as part of a “move to a second phase, where he defends himself more vigorously.” Mr. Ghosn's ...

Wall Street Journal    February 14, 2019


Trinity Ventures Seeking Up to $400 Million for Newest Fund - WSJ
A person familiar with the matter said Trinity, which backs technology startups primarily via Series A rounds, plans to raise between $350 million and $400 ...

Wall Street Journal    February 14, 2019


Funding and Location of Wall Likely to Spark Conflicts - WSJ
... without elaborating; on Friday, senior administration officials said the $8 billion they had secured would be used for at least 234 miles but didn't elaborate.

Wall Street Journal    February 14, 2019


Venture Investors to Score Giant Win From $3.4 Billion Sale of Auris ...
... according to a person familiar with the situation. The deal is slated to return about $510 million in cash to Mithril, as well as more in potential future payouts.

Wall Street Journal    February 13, 2019


France Pushed Nissan for a Renault Merger but Was Rebuffed - WSJ
... Japanese auto maker countered with proposals to strengthen its hand within their existing partnership, according to a person familiar with the deliberations.

Wall Street Journal    February 13, 2019


NJ Transit Gave $1.4 Million in Raises Following New Pay-Equity Law
“To me, it meant that I had been identified for my worth,” said one of the workers who received a raise and who asked to remain anonymous for fear of retaliation.

Wall Street Journal    February 12, 2019


Supplier of Fishing Products Weighs Sale - WSJ
Do Outdoors Inc., which operates as Lew's Fishing, engaged investment bank Robert W. Baird & Co. to explore a sale, people familiar with the matter said.

Wall Street Journal    February 11, 2019


Vale Dam Auditor Told Police He Felt Pressured to Attest to Safety of ...
A person close to the miner said Vale is reluctant to draw conclusions based only on Mr. Namba's account. TÜV SÜD said it is deeply saddened by the dam's ...

Wall Street Journal    February 10, 2019


Jeff Bezos' Journey From Private Family Man to Tabloid Sensation ...
A person close to Mr. Bezos said his restaurant habits haven't changed. Mr. Bezos in a September onstage interview said he never sought out the world's- richest ...

Wall Street Journal    February 10, 2019


Delivery Startup DoorDash Reaches for Over $6 Billion Valuation in ...
... startup DoorDash is in the process of raising roughly $500 million at a valuation of more than $6 billion, according to a person familiar with the situation.

Wall Street Journal    February 10, 2019


Amazon Is Reconsidering Plan to Put Campus in New York - WSJ
Amazon.com Inc. executives are re-evaluating a planned campus in New York City, people familiar with the matter said, turning up the heat on local officials who  ...

Wall Street Journal    February 8, 2019


Tatyana Shumsky - News, Articles, Biography, Photos - WSJ.com
KKR declined to disclose the amount it invested in the Rochester, Mich., company, but a person familiar with the matter said it was more than $500 million.

Wall Street Journal    February 8, 2019


Carlyle Eyes Bid for Troubled Bakery Chain Patisserie Valerie - WSJ
Carlyle Group LP's special situations unit is weighing a bid for troubled café chain Patisserie Valerie, according to people familiar with the matter.

Wall Street Journal    February 7, 2019


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