J&J's bottom line was helped by strength in medical devices and improved profitability in its consumer business. It tracks industrial materials including oil, steel, iron, nickel, textiles and some building supplies. "tweetA Facebook post showed the club hosted a sold-out celebration party Sunday night as the Kansas City Chiefs clenched a spot in this year's Super Bowl. "Kroger anticipates interest in plant-based products to continue to grow in 2020, with the category being one of the key drivers of our natural and organic sales," Joe Grieshaber, Kroger's senior vice president of merchandising, said in a statement. Stocks fell sharply in overnight trading and oil prices surged, but by Wednesday oil prices were pulling back and stocks were reaching for new highs

But the Republican senator told The Wall Street Journal that "I will recuse myself if needed on a case by case basis. TRUMP TWEETOn Monday, Attorney General William Barr said Apple had not provided "substantive assistance" in unlocking the alleged Pensacola shooter's two iPhones. (CNBC)As Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn made his way from Osaka, Japan to Istanbul in a private jet, the price of the flight was likely the least of his concerns. A health worker monitors a thermal scanner as passengers arrive at Narita airport on January 17, 2020 in Narita, Japan. Sentiment across global markets had taken a hit overnight amid concerns about the virus

The revised time frame, Boeing said, also accounts for the "rigorous scrutiny that regulatory authorities are rightly applying at every step of their review of the 737 Max's flight control system" as well as the additional pilot training that will be needed. — Li9:41 am: Intel, Netflix among early winners, but internals weakGlancing at the market board, Intel is leading the tech sector higher. Within the SPY, which tracks the S&P 500, Apple holds a portfolio weight of 4. Tesla manufactures more than 1,000 Model 3 vehicles weekly at its Shanghai factory, with intentions to grow production to near 3,000 per week, according to a report in the Global Times. Instagram's official policy bars using the platform to advertise or sell any marijuana products, licensed or unlicensed

should support protesters in Hong Kong even if it puts trade talks with China at risk, Jones said: "Is trade more important than human values?"He noted that the U. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act raised the bar on who will itemize, as you now must surpass the standard deduction of $12,200 for singles or $24,400 for married filing jointly to do so. Their dispute could set a precedent for other countries such as Austria and the U. The fact that Iran has so far not used energy as a tool for retaliation, despite concerns about the closure of the Strait of Hormuz, has helped to dampen oil bulls and curb the price rally. The result did not deliver the absolute majority that they needed, but a new vote is scheduled for Tuesday, where a relative majority will be enough to install the new government

The new products come as Gatorade has seen a revival in its sales after a turnaround effort. Iranian Revolutionary Guards drive speedboats in front of an oil tanker at the port of Bandar Abbas Atta Kenare | AFP | Getty ImagesGlobal financial markets shrugged off U. Walgreens is also exiting the sale of e-cigarettes which dragged slightly on its retail sales this quarter. "November's moderate result reflects the continuing influence of slower economic activity, geopolitical tensions and other disruptions, including strikes in Europe," said the director-general of the trade group,  which represents most of the world's airlines. The Senate Finance Committee also approved the new North American trade deal last Tuesday, but the deal still needs to be passed by the full Senate

Other board changes are possible down the line, but nothing is imminent, a person familiar with the matter said. "In the coming years, we want to have more grain options for our consumers, more plant-based options for our consumers and more high-quality lean-cut meats," CEO Niren Chaudhary said in an interview Thursday. Three Senate Finance Committee members voted against reporting the bill favorably Tuesday. Wednesday's slide is a stark change from Tuesday when the often-volatile stock soared more than 18%. Trump's operation has focused much of its digital campaign on swing states or states with a strong Trump voter base

Some groups — including the Foreign Policy Research Institute think tank, of which Flynn is president — have already been hit by what she describes as a "probably Iranian disinformation campaign. The rapid outbreak of the coronavirus spooked financial markets in the previous session, with stock markets around the world sharply lower. However, she warned that "without an extension of the transition period beyond 2020, you cannot expect to agree on every single aspect of our new partnership. "The turmoil in the Middle East may actually accentuate that. )Verizon's 5G is less confusing, at least for consumers right now, but it's not as widespread

"That's because of the lack of sustained moves to the upside in September, when Saudi Arabia shut own half its oil production following an attack on a processing facility. TweetTrump denies having had sex with Daniels, but reimbursed Cohen for the $130,000 that was paid to the adult film actress. But he's since amassed a loyal base of internet-savvy supporters known as the "Yang Gang" and has received endorsements from celebrities, including actor and rapper Donald Glover and comedian Dave Chappelle. "VIDEO10:0910:09How negative interest rates workCentral BanksThere's about $11 trillion worth of sovereign debt in the world that carries negative rates, most of it in Europe and Japan. That might make it expensive for 23andMe to acquire customers via social media platforms like Facebook, if the early adopters have already bought tests and the next potential batch of users are reluctant to spend

Labor Department said the December jobs report missed forecasts. A Dodd-Frank rule requiring the SEC to adopt rules that force disclosure of CEO pay ratio brought the issue to the forefront in boardrooms, corporate advisors have told CNBC. Joe Raedle | Getty ImagesDoggone it, Mike Bloomberg's presidential campaign is fast at producing funny ads. "I'd just write it off as crazy except some people are going to follow this advice and waste a lot of money," Gunter wrote. VIDEO3:0603:06Six Flags CEO on earnings, reports of takeover bid for Cedar FairClosing BellSix Flags said in a securities filing that its partner in China, Riverside Investment Group, is struggling "due to the macroeconomic environment and the declining real estate market in China

"Geopolitical tensions remain centre stage with markets clearly in wait-and-see mode," Tapas Strickland, director of economics and markets at National Australia Bank, wrote in a note on Tuesday. Robert BensonAnd don't forget to apply the concept of automation to your investments. The campaign expects to sign thousands of members up for the new coalition, which will place a special emphasis on recruiting Hispanic and black evangelicals, the source said. Those original six, and the rest of the 19 current euro area members, represent the hard core that is expected to lead the European integration. Globally, vehicle sales are estimated to have fallen by about 3