For Some in Japan, Another Day Older and…

TOKYO—In Japan, a country with $10 trillion in government debt and an economy half that size, some people think the best policy is to borrow more. The case for more aggressive deficit spending in the…

The 2019 IPO Frenzy Is Different from 1999.…

In 1999, hundreds of companies made a madcap dash to the public markets, capturing the imaginations of everyday Americans who thought they could day-trade their way to fortunes. Startups like Webvan and eToys were suddenly…

The Off Duty Spring 50: 50 Origin Stories…

Bone Clones Replica Eggs, from $18, skullsunlimited.com; F. Martin Ramin/The Wall Street Journal, Food Styling by Jamie Kimm; Illustrations by Anne Hayes All FOOD & DRINK DESIGN & DECORATING ADVENTURE & TRAVEL STYLE & FASHION…

The Nemesis of the Rainforests: Peace

When Colombia’s government signed a peace deal with leftist guerrillas in 2016, it ended one of the world’s longest-running conflicts and inspired hope for the country’s future. It also had an unexpected downside. The return…

Lyfts Three Biggest Post-IPO Challenges

3:53 Apple TV, News+, Card, Arcade: Apple Goes All In on Services 3/25/2019 10:33PM 3/25/2019 Apple announced TV, news, gaming and credit card services at an event in Cupertino, Calif., Monday. WSJ’s Joanna Stern breaks…

A Decade After the Housing Bust, the Exurbs…

MARICOPA, Ariz.—The exurbs, the engine of the American housing market, are back. A decade ago, the sight of new homes under construction in Maricopa, an enclave of tidy cul-de-sacs 35 miles from downtown Phoenix, was…

Lyft Leading Wave of Startups That Will Make…

Ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. is leading a parade of Silicon Valley companies to Wall Street that display an unusual quality with parallels to companies going public in the dot-com era: lots of red ink. With…

The Female Athlete Out-Earning Men

Marcel Hirscher is considered by some to be the best Alpine skier in history. He’s a mega-star in Europe, and has won eight overall World Cup racing titles in a row. This season, Mikaela Shiffrin…

President Trump Reacts to Barr’s Summary of Mueller…

2:00 Ethiopian Airlines CEO on the Last Moments of Flight 302 3/13/2019 3:08PM 3/13/2019 Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed minutes after takeoff Sunday, killing all 157 on board. WSJ reporter Matina Stevis-Gridneff sat down with…

Why Marlboro Maker Bet on Juul, the Vaping…

RICHMOND, Va.—The biggest U.S. tobacco company has made a $12.8 billion bet on a company whose stated goal is to get smokers to drop cigarettes. The calculated gamble: The move will help the Marlboro maker…

President Trump and the Political Economy

2:00 Ethiopian Airlines CEO on the Last Moments of Flight 302 3/13/2019 3:08PM 3/13/2019 Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed minutes after takeoff Sunday, killing all 157 on board. WSJ reporter Matina Stevis-Gridneff sat down with…

New Hope for Fertility of Young Cancer Patients…

Grady is an 11-month-old rhesus macaque who lives at the Oregon National Primate Research Center just west of Portland. She spends her days playing and is hitting all of her normal developmental milestones. She’s also…