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Running Scared: Network TV in the Streaming Age
Viewers are fleeing for Netflix. The ones who stay are older than the group prized by advertisers. Here’s a look back at the troubled 2018-19 season.... read more

To Many Chinese, America Was Like ‘Heaven.’ Now They’re Not So Sure.
As the trade war rages, ambivalence in China about the United States has posed an unusual challenge for the Communist Party.... read more

Facebook’s A.I. Whiz Now Faces the Task of Cleaning It Up. Sometimes That Brings Him to Tears.
Facebook has heralded artificial intelligence as a solution to its toxic content problems. Mike Schroepfer, its chief technology officer, says it won’t solve everything.... read more

Asian Market News
US trade talks with China have stalled: Sources
Scheduling for the next round of trade talks is "in flux" because it is unclear what the U.S. and China would negotiate.... read more

Luckin Coffee surges as much as 50% in its market debut
The Beijing-based chain trying to overtake Starbucks as the largest coffee purveyor in China makes its Nasdaq debut.... read more

Trump administration will delay auto tariffs for up to six months
The White House had to decide by Saturday whether to slap tarifffs on autos over what it calls national security concerns.... read more