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10-Point I Today's Gude to the WSJ.

Today's guide to the WSJ Good Morning . In today’s edition, President Trump walks out on discussions over government funding, U.S. and China make progress in trade talks, stocks enjoy a swift rebound, and more. 1. Negotiations to end the partial government shutdown broke down Wednesday , increasing the odds that President Trump will declare a national emergency over border security, White House officials say. Mr. Trump walked out of a meeting with top Democratic lawmakers after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she wouldn’t budge on funding a border wall. The meeting, which lasted only about 20 minutes , signaled that there was no solution in sight to end the shutdown, now entering its 20th day.   Declaring a national emergency could allow the president to use Pentagon funds to pay for construction of a wall or other barrier on the U.S.-Mexico border. However, the money would have to be ta