Shares of the fake meat maker have skyrocketed nearly 52% since this month, a massive gain buoyed by Main Street's meatless mania and a welcome reprieve from the stock's collapse in the second half of last year. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesPolitical leaders are urging Iran and the United States to refrain from any steps that would further aggravate ongoing tensions in the Middle East. The Detroit automaker has signed NBA star LeBron James to appear in a new commercial during the Feb. Trump lawyer argues that, for Trump, getting reelected is 'in the public interest'One of the most head-turning moments of Wednesday's questioning came from Alan Dershowitz, a member of Trump's legal team. "No child should be using nicotine products," officials repeatedly said on the call Thursday

In addition, 86% took at least one vacation or leisure trip in 2019 — and almost one-third took four or more. He added that a decent entry point to the group would present itself if the ETF moved back down to the $55 level. Real-time translationsA new transcription feature in Google Translate will convert speech to written transcript and will be available on Android phones at some point in the future. Mizuho also raised its price target to $55 per share from $38 per share. The changes, if approved, would update the 21st-Century Cures Act, signed in 2016 to accelerate the development of new cures for disease

Jeremy Neufeld, an expert at the Niskanen Center, had critiqued CIS' estimate and said the number could be fewer than 2,000. I do like Valero more than HFC, but I definitely understand why you want to buy a stock that's down and out. She thinks the stock is set to climb further, saying "Apple has proven less earnings dependency on iPhone with the success of Services and Wearables which now make up 27% of revenue and 37% of profits. The Model 1 is flatter and more portable than the Kinesis Advantage, and about $20 cheaper, at $329. 2018's "Roma" was Netflix's first film to be nominated for best picture

But the suit does not cite a specific amount of damages it is seeking. ""No testimony shall be admissible in the Senate unless the parties have had an opportunity to depose such witnesses," it adds. President Donald Trump speaks at an evening “Keep America Great Rally” at the Wildwood Convention Center on January 28, 2020 in Wildwood, New Jersey. "In early 2019, Penney announced it was shutting 18 department stores and nine furniture stores. Pacing the stage while holding a Surface Laptop 3, Panay lifted the keyboard case right off the device, revealing removable storage and internal parts held together with simple magnets instead of unwieldy adhesive

Six candidates out of the field qualified for the first Democratic presidential primary debate of 2020, hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register. Anand Mahindra, CEO of multinational conglomerate Mahindra Group, pointed to the IMF's 2021 projection for the country. VIDEO4:2404:24China's Xi has ironically been 'a fantastic campaign manager' for Taiwan's Tsai, expert saysSquawk Box AsiaTsai scored points with the Taiwanese when she "defended the island's democracy and she spoke out clearly about the shortcomings of 'one country, two systems' and the fact that it's a non-starter for Taiwan," noted Hammond-Chambers. VIDEO1:4901:49Ghosn: Nissan colluded with Japanese prosecutorSquawk Box"This is political. Private Michael Currie | ADD | Getty ImagesA koala receives treatment for burns and smoke inhalation

, criticized former vice president Joe Biden's record on the issue in recent days. The defense request for Judge James Burke's recusal in the case — which came on the second day of jury selection also cited his scolding of Weinstein on Tuesday, when the judge threatened to jail Weinstein for use of a cellphone in the Manhattan Criminal Court courtroom in violation of Burke's directives. Friday's gains came after Chinese industrial data for December topped expectations overnight, with production rising 6. But the test had not end yet, capsule separated from the thruster and fell freely into the Atlantic Ocean. "Others argue that the sustainable investing space is essential, but will need to be better defined this year if it wants to continue gaining investor money

The annual tech conference that kicks off the year also kicks of the negotiations between major brands and their ad agencies and the media companies, which continue through the TV Upfronts and Digital Newfront Presentations in the spring. "Developing Asia recovered at an 11% GDP growth pace after the summer of 2003, indicating that the negative effects were somewhat short-lived. VIDEO2:0802:08Jim Cramer: Wall Street's catch-up on the stock rally is 'a very bullish moment'Squawk on the StreetCNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday that research houses on Wall Street underestimated the staying power of the stock market's 2019 advance and they're being forced to scramble. 3 million overnight visitors to the Seattle area in 2018, according to Visit Seattle, and the group expects 2019 numbers to have gone up about 3% from the previous year. ambassador to Oman from 2009 to 2012, told CNBC's "Street Signs Asia

VIDEO2:4302:43US private equity firms are struggling to spend their cash, report saysSquawk Box"There aren't too many investors with double-digit percentage gain — so, as has been the case for the last few years, many feel like they have no choice but to get long and try to catch up by chasing the private-equity performance," Davis said. Let's start by remembering that your bonus is a reward, so don't be afraid to spend a portion of it on something – or someone – that brings you joy and happiness. Another trend to watch: the rise of new sectors, as more venture capital firms back start-ups in sectors outside software and consumer technology. "TweetAt the debate, Sanders denied having told Warren that a woman couldn't run for president. ""I think the first step toward change is properly understanding the criminal nature of the regime and dealing with it through a law enforcement solution," he concluded

The Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly report on mortgage applications will be delayed until Jan. Wells Fargo missed analysts' profit estimates as it booked costs tied to its fake accounts scandal. Here's what else analysts are saying about Netflix's earnings report:. "But Blanc told CNBC's "Capital Connection" that this is unlikely to be the end of Iran's vowed retaliation. High labor costs, weakening economic conditions in Northern Europe and growing competition for a small delivery market contributed to Domino's weak performance in those countries

"We therefore ask you to delay enforcement of the CCPA until at least six months from the date of finalization of the rules implementing the law, in order to provide businesses a sufficient time period to implement the new regulations before being subject to enforcement," the letter said. DisclaimerVIDEO1:1501:15Jim Cramer on Iran airstrikes: Don't buy oil today because you may have to sell tomorrowSquawk Box. "Expanding AT4 as it did with Denali is a "smart move" for GMC as off-road styling has grown more popular in recent years, according to Karl Brauer, executive publisher of Cox Automotive. 5% range," he said, explaining why he remained confident in the health of the economy. It also means knowing when you have to hire a pro, even if you wanted to do the renovations yourself