14 Facts About Wall Street Journal

1. Wall Street Journal is an American business-focused, international daily newspaper based in New York City, with international editions available in Chinese and Japanese.

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2. The editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal are typically conservative in their positions.

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3. On November 30, 2004, Oasys Mobile and The Wall Street Journal released an app that would allow users to access content from The Wall Street Journal Online via their mobile phones.

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4. In September 2005, the Wall Street Journal launched a weekend edition, delivered to all subscribers, which marked a return to Saturday publication after a lapse of some 50 years.

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5. In 2005, the Wall Street Journal reported a readership profile of about 60 percent top management, an average income of $191,000, an average household net worth of $2.1million, and an average age of 55.

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6. In 2007, the Wall Street Journal launched a worldwide expansion of its website to include major foreign-language editions.

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7. Front-page advertising in the Wall Street Journal was re-introduced on September 5, 2006.

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8. From 2019 through 2022, the Wall Street Journal partnered with Facebook to provide content for the social-media site's "News Tab".

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9. On June 13, 2022, the Wall Street Journal launched a product review website called Buy Side.

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10. Jonathan Weil, a reporter at the Dallas bureau of The Wall Street Journal, is credited with first breaking the story of financial abuses at Enron in September 2000.

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11. In October 2021, the Wall Street Journal released Bad Bets, a podcast that recounted the papers reporting on Enron.

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12. The Wall Street Journal won a 2002 Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News Reporting for that day's stories.

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13. In Kabul, Afghanistan, a reporter from The Wall Street Journal bought a pair of looted computers that Al Qaeda leaders had used to plan assassinations, chemical and biological attacks, and mundane daily activities.

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14. Rupert Murdoch—at the time a major investor in Theranos and owner of the Wall Street Journal—lost approximately $100 million in his investments in Theranos.

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