J&J is said to have agreed to pay more than $2 million to settle a claim that its baby powder caused cancer. Trump will likely touch on the state of the economy as well as trade issues in his speech. move is the latest taken under Executive Order 13884, signed by President Donald Trump in August, authorizing a block on property and interests of the Venezuelan government. Mike Lee: Iran briefing from Trump administration was 'insulting and demeaning' (USA Today)Two rockets reportedly hit the Green Zone in Iraq's capital of Baghdad, a day after Iran launched missiles at bases housing U. IBM (IBM) was downgraded to "in line" from "outperform" at Evercore ISI, pointing to macro headwinds as well as market circumstances that set up a difficult first half of 2020

Other areas that showed declines were home improvement, off 1. Visa to buy fintech power house PlaidPlaid co-founders William Hockey and Zach PerretSource: PlaidVisa is buying Silicon Valley start-up Plaid in a deal worth $5. "Annual cash incentives paid out at 128% of target for 2019, down from the maximum 200% of target paid for 2018," the filing said. Glen Morey | ReutersA resident assesses the damage to his farm in Wairewa, East Gippsland, VictoriaFire ripped through the valley near the farming hamlet of Wairewa, East Gippsland, destroying homes. Bloomberg on the video then looks at a dog in front of the man, grabs the dog's snout and shakes it up and down, in the same manner people shake each others' hands

Shares of Netflix gained 20% in 2019, trailing the broad market. "But where are the tax cuts? Where are the incentives for people to work the extra hour, take the extra incentive and take the extra risk?"VIDEO12:5812:58CNBC's full Davos interview with White House economic advisor Larry KudlowSquawk Box. Phase two of the streaming wars will have to involve aggregation and discount bundling, with the end result looking like cable version 2. The tech giant has instead focused on enterprise applications for smart glasses. we see strong job creation, we see low unemployment, very importantly we see labor force participation continuing to move up

"Defense lawyers had requested a sentence of probation for Collins, 69, who was the first member of Congress to endorse President Donald Trump's first bid for the White House. "Long term, if you're creating this artificial demand, (it) could put U. The head of the general staff of Iran's armed forces told Iranian news agency Tasnim on Thursday that "the regime will impose a more severe revenge on the enemy in the near future," and the head of the Revolutionary Guards' aerospace force said Iran had "hundreds of missiles at the ready," warning a series of attacks ahead. —Imbert3:01 pm: Oil settles higher, snapping 5-day losing streakOil caught a bid Tuesday, ending the session in positive territory for the first time in 5 days. "So, opinion, I think there's more danger than reward at this point as far as the banking sector goes, and I would not want to be trading it," he added

Samsung did not announce pricing or release dates for either phone, but they are expected to be cheaper than the flagship versions. The uncertainty surrounding the law contributed to capped stock gains for some health-care companies since the coalition of Republican states challenged the law. "Former NTSB Chairman Jim Hall had some strong words for Boeing's management, saying the emails showed a blatant disregard for safety. This year, the expectation is that January will be the strongest month in even more markets. There's no better signal from Apple that it plans to be the next HBO beyond the fact that it nabbed Plepler's projects exclusively for the next five years

"Well, that's the argument I suppose you have to make if the facts are so dead set against you. The investment, which was first reported by CBS News, will fund canvassing and grassroots operations, along with digital and TV ads. The president made the comments Tuesday as government and business figures including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen gathered at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Multiple cases of the virus have been confirmed in Hong Kong, Macao, Taipei, Thailand, Vietnam, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, Australia, France and the United States. Getty ImagesIf you collect Social Security benefits, you're probably already eagerly waiting to see what your cost-of-living adjustment will be next year

"The company says the turbine will have a swept area of more than 600 square meters and be able to generate "over 2 MW from tidal stream resources. From the fans who are included in that square, one will be selected after each score change. Democratic presidential hopeful former Vice President Joe Biden laughs during the sixth Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by PBS NewsHour & Politico at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California on December 19, 2019. The lawsuit sought to block any merger of the NBA with the American Basketball Association and to end the option clause and college draft rules that bound a player to a team. The NBC News producer witnessed one customer transfer $750 via CashApp to purchase a large quantity of marijuana

Here are some very simple, and essential, dos and dont's of borrowing to live by. "Trump responded to the military action in a tweet Tuesday night, saying, "All is well!""Missiles launched from Iran at two military bases located in Iraq," Trump continued in the tweet. The XRT, which tracks the broader retail sector, is down about 1. Camplejohn, who in 2009 sold start-up Mi5 Networks to Symantec for $18 million, didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. Macy's has said it wants to focus on its best real estate, while investing more in its website and off-price Backstage business

The ban that we have announced today should minimise the risks of harm to consumers from gambling with money they do not have," Neil McArthur, CEO of the Gambling Commission, said in a statement on Tuesday. "Later Tuesday, Argus Research raised its 12-month price target on Tesla to the highest Wall Street's seen yet: $556 a share. Real estate is also the only other sector trading higher thus far. Questions for Cramer? Call Cramer: 1-800-743-CNBCWant to take a deep dive into Cramer's world? Hit him up! Mad Money Twitter - Jim Cramer Twitter - Facebook - InstagramQuestions, comments, suggestions for the "Mad Money" website? [email protected] Elsewhere we found Soleé Miami, on Sunny Isles Beach in North Miami, about 11 miles from Hard Rock Stadium offering stays from Thursday, Jan

Earnings season and coronavirusAs fears of the coronavirus grow, stock prices are likely to contract and investors should be prepared for buying opportunities, CNBC's  said Friday. But eleven months to negotiate a trade deal is ambitious and many European officials have questioned the feasibility of that short time frame when most FTAs take several years. Both tend to see sustained gains in the months following a crisis event in the Middle East. ""I'm not sure that we really understand the degree to which China is strategically intent on replacing the United States as the most dominant culture in the world," he said. What to watch for nextDespite the criticism Massachusetts' proposed rule has received from the industry, Rostad said he expects to see the state continue to move forward with the regulation