Jan 3 (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.
- Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corp said it plans to resume rocket launches on Jan. 8, using revised operational practices developed in response to a fiery accident that occurred during routine ground preparations last fall. on.wsj.com/2hLP5Mb
- Hyundai Motor Co and affiliate Kia Motors Corp are bracing for another challenging year after missing their sales targets for a second straight year on lackluster performances in China, the U.S. and other key markets. on.wsj.com/2hM344u
- Twitter Inc's controversial China chief has departed after only eight months, the latest executive to leave amid a global reorganization. on.wsj.com/2hLW9bL
- Landlords of upscale properties across the U.S. are bracing for rough conditions in 2017 that will likely force them to slash rents and offer deep concessions as a glut of supply brings a seven-year luxury-apartment boom to an end. on.wsj.com/2hLXCPb
- The Obama administration is finalizing a study that could lead to restrictions on Chinese investment in the U.S. semiconductor sector. on.wsj.com/2hM1Sye
- The "Star Wars" spinoff "Rogue One" led the box office for the third straight week, taking in an estimated $64.3 million during the New Year's weekend, according to studio estimates. on.wsj.com/2hLYp2C (Compiled by Subrat Patnaik in Bengaluru)