Feb 9 (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.
- Market anxiety spilled over into Asia early Tuesday, sending investors scurrying for havens like Japanese government bonds, where 10-year yields fell to zero percent for the first time. (on.wsj.com/1TPdXxd)
- For investors in emerging markets, Venezuela has quickly turned from a source of opportunity to a cause for concern. Though the country vows it will make its Feb. 26 payment, markets remain skeptic. (on.wsj.com/1W92APu)
- In a blow to financial services giant Blackstone Group LP , Brixmor revealed that accounting personnel had manipulated financial results and said its chief executive and other top managers had stepped down. (on.wsj.com/1W98XCb)
- A loss by Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire would sting less if the former secretary of state trails only among independents in her party's primary. While a Donald Trump's victory would come with caution signs if the Republican doesn't expand his blue-collar base. (on.wsj.com/1W9cBMw)
- The Obama administration plans to boost the federal government's power to investigate and punish colleges accused of deceptive marketing tactics and other misconduct, part of a campaign to address years of student complaints about for-profit institutions. (on.wsj.com/1W9d7u3)
Compiled by Vishal Sridhar in Bengaluru