FTC Loses Antitrust Challenge to Facebook Parent Meta

Tech Judge denies agency’s request for injunction blocking Meta’s proposed acquisition of virtual-reality startup

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel are shipping the proceeds from their layoffs straight to Wall Street

For years, Wall Street groused about Silicon Valley’s refusal to pay dividends and buy back stock as tech companies grew into cash-generating machines. That is no longer a problem, even though those tech companies are generating fewer profits than they were in previous years. In fact, some tech companies are basically paying off Wall Street … Read more

Tiger Global Cuts Fundraising Target as Startup Market Cools

WSJ News Exclusive Finance Prolific startup investor is aiming to raise $5 billion, less than half its initial ambition

Opinion: Snap stock has lost the one thing it had going for it

Snap Inc.’s life as a high-growth young tech stock is over, and its rivals are about to show how much of that change is about Snapchat. “From our recent conversations with our partners, it seems like advertising demand hasn’t really improved, but it hasn’t gotten significantly worse either,” Snap co-founder and Chief Executive Evan Spiegel … Read more

Manhattan District Attorney to Present Trump Hush-Money Evidence to Grand Jury – The Wall Street Journal

Manhattan District Attorney to Present Trump Hush-Money Evidence to Grand JuryThe Wall Street Journal Manhattan grand jury reportedly hearing evidence in Trump hush money caseCBS New York Grand jury convened in Trump hush money probeMSNBC Donald Trump’s Former Fixer Now One of His Greatest ThreatsNewsweek View Full Coverage on Google News

J&J Can’t Use Bankruptcy to Resolve Talc-Injury Lawsuits, Appeals Court Rules

A federal appeals court rejected Johnson & Johnson’s plan to use a legal strategy to push about 38,000 talc lawsuits into bankruptcy court, hampering the controversial tactic the company and a handful of other profitable businesses have used to move mass personal-injury cases to chapter 11. The Third US Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday … Read more

Rout in Adani Stocks, Bonds Continues; Conglomerate Trades Barbs With Short Sellers

Markets India’s Adani Group issues 413-page response to Hindenburg Research’s allegations

Opinion | Medical Schools Bail on Academic Merit and Intellectual Rigor – The Wall Street Journal

Opinion | Medical Schools Bail on Academic Merit and Intellectual RigorThe Wall Street Journal Med School Departures From Rankings System Is Symptom of Bad Medicine | OpinionNewsweek UChicago exits US News rankings • A look at GE HealthCare • Abbott’s formula woes hit salesCrain’s Chicago Business Rebellion Over College Rankings Seems Likely to FailThe Wall … Read more

DOJ Suit to Break Up Google Was Years in the Making for Antitrust Chief – The Wall Street Journal

DOJ Suit to Break Up Google Was Years in the Making for Antitrust ChiefThe Wall Street Journal Google Stock: I’m Buying The DOJ Panic (NASDAQ:GOOG)Seeking Alpha US Sues Google, Taylor Swift Ticket FiascoBloomberg Google faces rare jury trial in DOJ Bet on public’s tech uneaseThe Indian Express US lawsuit against Google could benefit Apple and … Read more

Telling the Truth About Possible War Over Taiwan

Opinion Review & Outlook Gen. Minihan shocks Washington by telling his troops to be ready to fight against China.