Why Hong Kong Is Facing a Recession Amid Protests and Trade Wars | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Tourism and retail sales—crucial parts of Hong Kong’s economy—are both slumping, as months of pro-democracy protests weigh heavily on one of the world’s financial hubs. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM #WSJ #HongKong…

Why the NBA Is Facing a Difficult Choice in China | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Backlash against the NBA sparked by a tweet in support of Hong Kong protesters shows how tricky it is to do business in China—and the difficult line companies must tread. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ…

Want to Make a Big Bet on Oil Prices? Try Measuring Shadows | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. To get an edge in the oil market, traders turn to satellites, shadows and a lot of fancy math. Photo illustration: Laura Kammermann More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM #WSJ #ArtificialIntelligence #Oil

Trump Impeachment Probe: What Are ‘High Crimes and Misdemeanors’? | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Legal scholars are assessing the height of the Constitutional bar for impeachable “high crimes and misdemeanors.” As WSJ’s Jason Bellini explains, history is providing the measuring stick. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM…

How China Is Using Artificial-Intelligence In Classrooms | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. A growing number of classrooms in China are equipped with artificial-intelligence cameras and brain-wave trackers. While many parents and teachers see them as tools to improve grades, they’ve become some children’s worst nightmare. Video: Crystal Tai More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video…

Devising an Earthquake Algorithm to Save Lives | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Has earthquake warning technology come far enough to give us a real prediction or meaningful warning? WSJ’s Daniela Hernandez heads to UC Berkeley’s Seismology Lab to learn about the first U.S. earthquake early warning system currently in development. Photo/Video: Emily Prapuolenis/The Wall Street Journal #WSJ #Earthquake

How Uber, Lyft and Others Could Be Upended By California’s New Law | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. California’s new worker-protection bill could require Uber and Lyft to treat drivers as employees, but not all workers welcome the changes. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM Photo/Video: Jake Nicol/The Wall Street Journal…

Amazon Rainforest Burns and Brazil’s Leaders Are Under Fire | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. At the U.N General Assembly, Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro plans to address concerns about deforestation, the Amazon fires and economic development in his country. WSJ’s Jason Bellini previewed the topics with Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video…

What A ‘Negative Yield’ Means For The Economy | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Negative yields are occurring with greater frequency in global bond markets. What generates negative yields and why do investors continue to buy these money-losing bonds? More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM #WSJ #Bonds…

How Balding Became Big Business | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. The business of balding is booming. A crop of new hair-loss brands like Hims and Keeps are competing against Rogaine and Propecia for Gen Z and millennial men who still have most or all of their hair. We explain the market and cultural forces driving the industry. Photo: Hims/Stemson Therapeutics/Roman More…

What Facebook, Google and Others Can Learn From Microsoft’s Antitrust Case | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. The Department of Justice is investigating the U.S.’s largest tech firms for allegedly monopolistic behavior. Roughly 20 years ago, a similar case threatened to destabilize Microsoft. WSJ explains. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat:…

Maria Sharapova on the Loneliness of Losing and Winning | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova talks to Veronica Dagher about managing her money, career, and other people’s expectations. More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJ On Snapchat: https://on.wsj.com/2ratjSM #WSJ #tennis

The Hidden Safety Risks of Your Amazon Order | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. Amazon’s pursuit of boundless selection has led it to become a massive marketplace with millions of sellers. But has this business strategy put customers at risk? WSJ investigates how unsafe products, including children’s products and toys, have become available for purchase. Photo: John P. Campbell for The Wall Street Journal #WSJ…

What Hong Kong Protesters Want | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. What started off as a demonstration against a controversial extradition bill has become a series of massive protests with broad political demands. Here is why so many Hong Kongers keep taking to the streets in a leaderless movement and whether their goals can be achieved. Photo: Thomas Peter/Reuters #WSJ #HongKong #HKProtests