PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Jan 24

Jan 24 (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.

- Moderna Inc, Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc and Novavax Inc said on Thursday they plan to develop vaccines against the newly identified viral strain, which emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan.

- The Department of Homeland Security is set to release a report on Friday outlining its immediate actions and longer-term goals for enlisting e-commerce players to combat counterfeit products.

- U.S. airlines that operate the Boeing Co 737 MAX are facing the prospect that the aircraft's prolonged grounding could stymie their growth and benefit competitors well into this year.

- Chipmaker Broadcom Inc said it reached multi-year supply agreements with Apple Inc to provide wireless components for Apple products into 2023.

- Helicopter company Era Group Inc is in advanced-stage talks to acquire industry rival Bristow Group Inc, which emerged from bankruptcy in October after shedding roughly $900 million in debt.

Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom