The team's plea comes after a bombshell report that said Trump told former national security advisor John Bolton that he wanted to withhold military aid to Ukraine until the country helped with investigations into political rivals including former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter. (To do that) you're looking into contingency planning, looking into drivers' licenses, looking for extra people for customs clearance, looking for extra space. VIDEO0:5700:57Final Trades: TGT, XLU, and moreFast MoneyThe "Fast Money" traders shared their first moves for the market open. "My main takeaway is to never give up fighting for a better, kinder world. "Make watch list of things that you enjoy, things you would like to buy stocks in

He and other Republicans received the articles in the Senate chamber. "With no doubt, Iran and other freedom-seeking countries in the region will take his revenge. Three Senate Finance Committee members voted against reporting the bill favorably Tuesday. Gordon says that the GLD gold ETF has recouped nearly two-thirds of its losses from a 2011 peak to 2015 trough. "You cannot create an island called Palo Alto Island," said Karp, who suggested tech leaders would rather govern themselves

8, which he wore since being drafted 13th overall by the Lakers in 1996. (Reuters)* Facebook's final word on political ads: No changes to microtargeting but more control for users (NBC News)Verizon Communications (VZ) is eliminating traditional cable bundles and the handcuffs that often came with them, making it easier for households to switch video packages in the hopes they won't cut the cord entirely. But there's one more vital ingredient keeping stocks in record high territory: Monetary policy. Professional market watchers and commentators, including CNBC's Jim Cramer, were largely in agreement that the stock market's pain wouldn't last long. But the policy push could put Trump at odds with his longtime friend and advisor

VIDEO2:2502:25McDonald's new CEO attempts to change company's cultureClosing Bell. "VIDEO7:2207:22How Bernie Sanders' plans stack up to other Dem candidates and TrumpSquawk on the Street. Nancy Pelosi delayed sending the two articles of impeachment passed by the House to the Republican-led Senate, preventing McConnell from holding a quick trial right away that cleared the president. Over the past 12 months, the ITB is up 45% while the S&P is up roughly 26%. The president has before shown his willingness to lend his ears to corporate leaders

Some businesses have also shifted entirely away from cash, and only allow for card transactions. Wynn Resorts, Las Vegas Sands — Shares of Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands fell 6. The company reported an adjusted loss of 38 cents per share and $2. To be clear, updated data on Iran's economy from official sources is not readily available. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban shakes hands with Luka Doncic (77) after the 117-110 win over the San Antonio Spurs in an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov

""Beyond that with regard to the letter, which I've read once, I can't tell you the veracity of that letter," Esper said. He worked at The Wall Street Journal for more than 25 years as a foreign correspondent, assistant managing editor and as the longest-serving editor of the paper's European edition. The second crash, in March, led to the worldwide grounding of the entire Max fleet. These arguments were undercut over the weekend, however, by the news that an upcoming memoir by Trump's former national security advisor, John R. The aircraft-maker has struggled to regain the trust of regulators, customers and the public after two fatal crashes of its bestselling plane, the 737 Max

The company says its customers' average household income is more than $100,000. VIDEO4:2004:20Here's what to watch out of the box office in 2020Squawk Box. "My family and I are entirely supportive of Harry and Meghan's desire to create a new life as a young family. Steve JenningsHome DNA-testing company 23andMe is laying off about 100 people, or 14% of its staff, on Thursday, in the wake of declining sales. Other consumer stocks, meanwhile, are getting hammered due to their exposure to China's consumer market, as more people are falling ill to the coronavirus, and millions are restricted from traveling

Jarrett Blanc, a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, warned of a "further, overt response" if U. Organic sales of P&G's shaving segment, which includes Gillette and Venus, rebounded to low-single digit growth during the quarter, thanks to new products like the Gillette SkinGuard and price increases driven by currency changes that make imports more expensive. production has been rapid, with more than 1 million barrels added this year, but that growth could slow. large-cap stocks outperforming commodities and emerging markets, the trend may now be swinging in the other direction, leaders in the exchange-traded fund industry told CNBC's "ETF Edge. Those issues aren't going to go away, but those issues don't really matter to the earnings of the S&P 500 companies the way an escalation of tariffs would," said Daniel Clifton, head of policy research at Strategas

5 billion — about $2 billion shy of General Motors and Ford Motor, combined. Earlier in the day, the nation's top diplomat said that the U. It means the virus killed roughly one in 10 people who were infected. Over the past five years, the XLU has had similar gains on six other occasions. Alphabet shares climbed to an all-time high after an analyst at Pivotal Research upgraded them to buy from hold

Amazon has pledged to reach 100% usage of renewable electricity by 2030. VIDEO1:5501:55Apple pushes back on claim it didn't help law enforcement in Pensacola shooting investigationSquawk AlleyApple disputed Attorney General William Barr's assessment that it has failed to provide law enforcement with "substantive assistance" in unlocking the password-protected iPhones used by the shooting suspect at a Navy base in Pensacola, Florida, last month, but still refused his main request to provide a backdoor. Chairman Jerome Powell will answer questions from journalists at 2:30 pm ET. "The evidence is overwhelming that Donald Trump corruptly abused his power" by pressuring Ukraine to announce the Biden probe, Jeffries said Wednesday. and Iran is "just going from bad to worse," and there have been no signs the two sides could turn to diplomacy to resolve their conflict