PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Dec 31
Dec 31 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
- The Obama administration is preparing to impose its first financial sanctions on Iran since it forged a landmark nuclear agreement in July, presenting a major test for whether Tehran will stay committed to the deal. (on.wsj.com/1P0qAPX)
- Microsoft Corp said it plans to begin informing users of its online email and file-storage services if it suspects attackers associated with government agencies have tried to break into their accounts. (on.wsj.com/1TqRvIo)
- Venezuela's Supreme Court on Wednesday approved the ruling Socialist Party's efforts to suspend some of the results of this month's landmark midterm elections, potentially stripping the opposition of its crucial parliamentary supermajority. (on.wsj.com/1P18RYF)