2 million to an upstate New York family who claimed they were victimized in a variable annuity and life insurance sales scheme. We'll also need to scrutinize what gets bundled into those portfolios, since BlackRock currently allows companies like Peabody Coal in its environmental, social and government (ESG) funds. In Arkansas, the Department of Transportation also reported "high water" had led it to close portions of multiple state highways. They were sending a letter to Becerra's office Wednesday requesting him to delay the enforcement of the new privacy law, which went into effect on Jan. He added that Iran has the capability and willingness to attack major choke points that take months to rebuild in Saudi Arabia's oil industry

"We think that 3,500 is likely to be exceeded this year, but not overnight," Stoltzfus said. "Traders wearing 2020-themed glasses work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U. Starting this summer, Facebook will "add a new control that will allow people to see fewer political and social issue ads on Facebook and Instagram," Rob Leathern, the company's director of product management, said in a blog post. VIDEO2:2502:25Costco shares at a stretched valuation, says market expertTrading NationCostco is getting a whole lot of love. The size of your check will be based on your income from your working years, the year you were born and your age when you decide to start taking money out

According to a PwC study, China would have 20% of global GDP by 2050, making it clearly number one, compared to just 12% for the United States, which would fall to the number three position behind India. Wuhan and more than a dozen other cities are on lockdown to stop its spread. "Brands that listen carefully to their audiences when creating advertising, invite feedback on the concepts created and demonstrate that these opinions matter, can build a greater degree of trust, relevance and transparency in their brand communications," he said in an email to CNBC. The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield hit its lowest level since October on Friday amid increasing fears of the deadly coronavirus. "Some risks have partially receded with the announcement of a U

presents the Commissioner's Trophy to the Houston Astros owner Jim Crane after the Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7 of the 2017 World Series at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Still no sanctions"We do not accept the argument that Iran is entitled to reduce compliance with the JCPoA," the statement read. This market is in a full melt-up mode, and it would be foolish to try and stay in front of it. "The problem with this time of year is it's cold and flu season and there are lots of cold and respiratory infections circulating. -China trade tensions and competitor price cuts in the rear view position the chip stock to continue its rally

9:00 am: GM extends manufacturing shutdown in China through Feb. Cole and Travis ScottThere were more than 80 Grammy Awards handed out this year, but only a select few were awarded during the televised ceremony. (CNBC)* Here's what's in the phase one China trade deal Trump is signing this week (CNBC)Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, in a letter today to President Donald Trump, expressed concern that a weak trade deal that fails to address "structural inequities" in the U. This did not happen," Chris Weafer, the chief executive of Macro Advisory, said in his monthly report published Tuesday. ambassador to Yemen from 2010 to 2013, told CNBC's "Squawk Box Asia

stocks were trading higher Wednesday morning and oil prices fell. )GeekWire first reported the news earlier Wednesday, saying that the deal was worth up about $200 million. Malkiel is not alone in his belief that chances of a recession are low in 2020. Bank of America reported quarterly results that beat analyst expectations as bond-trading revenue ripped higher. The next step, once you spot the potential warning signs, is putting that knowledge to work

tariffs on goods purchased from China even if the next agreements are segmented into multiple rounds. "Manufacturers, energy producers and small companies have been shedding jobs. "We expect a V-shaped year for the S&P 500," Tranhan said in a note on Tuesday. Parnas said Sekulow was "in the loop" and that Parnas was a witness to conversations. "Annuities, in general, and variable annuities, in particular, continue to spark arbitration claims

In a note to clients Friday, he said the market's relentless rally to record highs is "eerily" reminiscent of the melt-up experienced in January 2018. "The "imminent" threat has been a key part of the administration's justification for killing him. "I think a few of those funds are going to come out of the gate with big allocations, $500 million opening weeks. Revenue was in line with expectations, but same-store sales rose 2. Adam Jeffery | CNBCDoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach said the financial markets might have to brace for a Bernie Sanders scare in 2020

There is international spread although fortunately up until now there's not been local spread in countries outside China, that's the good news. A stabilization in European markets sentiment follows a rebound in U. During the sentencing hearing, a sobbing Collins expressed shame and regret and pleaded for mercy for his son. tweetAn Iranian official told local news media on Wednesday that Iran did not plan to share the black boxes with the U. "Risk and return are married, and they're never going to get divorced," he said

Trump will hold separate, back-to-back meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz, head of the centrist Blue and White Party. presidents and was invited on Air Force One to visit President Gerald Ford with the Shah. "He said investors can always take profits in individual stocks based on predetermined price points to sell (one way is to use limit orders). Happily, he married photographer Carrie Nuttall in 2000, and the two had a daughter together, Olivia, in 2009. Getty ImagesWhen Bernie Sanders wants to read the news on his phone, he says he finds popular publications "in my own way