"There's been this crisis of misclassification and employers are gaming the system," said Cynthia Estlund, a professor at the New York University School of Law. "Yun noted that the new home construction market looks promising. Treasury  auctioned $38 billion in three-year notes on Tuesday. Chinese tourists wearing protective masks to help stop the spread of a deadly virus which began in Wuhan, look on at a train station in Colombo on January 28, 2020. The lawyers kicked off their arguments in an abbreviated session Saturday morning, accusing Democrats of pursuing Trump's impeachment simply to remove him from the ballot in the 2020 presidential election

In the coming months, AT&T's WarnerMedia will launch HBO Max and Comcast's NBCUniversal will roll out Peacock in April. Follow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech industry news. "Uber shares also spiked on the news, as investors bet consolidation in the crowded food-delivery industry would help the company. Model Y – the bar has risen, and Tesla may need to deliver 30-40k units in 2020 (we model 34k); 3. The drop in Boeing shares, which has been under sustained pressure since last year's grounding of the 737 Max fleet after two deadly crashes involving those jets, was responsible for about a 20-point drag on Dow futures, which were pointing to a steady open Wednesday on Wall Street

Cook also said that a number of channel partners have closed their retail stores, which could affect sales. "In terms of the trade situation, you know I know that China's supposed to put an action plan forward in terms of intellectual property protection and not forcing technology transfer but I'm a bit skeptical about that. — This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on December 17, 2019, Tuesday. (CNBC)* Trump pulls back from more military action in Iran crisis, promises new sanctions (Reuters)* GOP Sen. Highlight skills you haveTo land one of today's most in-demand positions, your interpersonal skills may matter most – and that's where you can use your age to your advantage

Members of the House of Lords voted against the government, in favor of a bill put forth by the Liberal Democrats to give eligible EU citizens the right to stay after Brexit. " The EU's 28 foreign ministers are scheduled to hold an emergency meeting on Friday although the decision to trigger the dispute mechanism could come earlier. Representatives from Washington and Beijing are expected to sign the first phase of a long-awaited trade accord on Wednesday, and U. the Marine Corps show that Hyde served in the Marine Reserve for six years and won numerous medals, but they make no mention of deployments in Iraq or North Korea. on Friday and said 63 patients in 22 states are under investigation for the infection

Avenatti was arrested last spring in three separate federal cases. Resnick noted that China has many raw materials factories, so supply chains outside the country could be impacted by the spread of the flu-like virus. "Businesses are going to struggle with declining margin, and so corporate earnings growth will be flat. When Biden touted his ability as a senator in the 1970s to reach across the aisle to work with segregationists, Booker pounced. The other ads are set to air on Thursday and Friday in markets across the country

Meanwhile negative real interest rates, in which the inflation rate is higher than the nominal interest, means that creditors will be losing money and are therefore more likely to park their money in gold. lawmakers on Thursday approved legislation allowing Britain to leave the European Union with an exit deal, following three years of stalemate over the terms of the departure. In order to value a particular stock, investors must examine where the stock is trading relative to its earnings per share, also known as EPS. NASAAfter the launch, NASA and SpaceX will host a press conference to talk about the preliminary results of the test. "As for the animation, it's fine in close-up, but whenever a CGI critter appears in the same frame as a human being, man and beast don't seem to be occupying the same screen," she wrote

Prosecutors said in a court filing that Avenatti searched for those terms "shortly" after a March 10, 2019, phone call with and an email from Jeffrey Auerbach, an advisor to a basketball coach who Avenatti has claimed secretly recorded conversations with Nike executives. The company especially benefits from natural disasters that often leave cars inoperable, Cramer noted. On Tuesday night Eastern time, Iran launched missile attacks against two Iraqi bases that house U. Barclays is looking for business insights and 2020 guidance takes from the company's new CEO Charles Scharf. "In November 2011, a year before the 2012 presidential election, which Obama won to secure his own second term, Trump wrote on Twitter: "In order to get elected, @BarackObama will start a war with Iran

He stressed that "we must reduce carbon emissions" and that "renewables need to grow. The company said Wednesday return on tangible common shareholders' equity will exceed 14% within three years. Jonathan Woetzel, director of the McKinsey Global Institute, told CNBC in an email that adaption is essential to help manage risks. That conclusion has come after years of pleading for a "win-win cooperation," while Washington kept trying to contain China's growing global economic and political influence. I think Iran is going to take a long time to make a deal," he said

VIDEO5:3505:35Watch Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla's first TV interview with CNBCThe Exchange. "A 5% to 10% drawdown would bring us right around the upward sloping 200-day moving average [for the S&P 500] around 3,000," he said. Songdo is a "smart city" in South Korea where the donor says his family owns a majority stake. Bolt CEO Markus VilligBoltBolt, the European challenger to ride-hailing giant Uber, has secured 50 million euros ($56 million) in debt financing from the lending arm of the EU. High prices are keeping potential move-up buyers from listing their properties

Las Vegas Sands – Shares of the Casino hotel company whipsawed then returned back the closing price of $64. "For too long, politicians in power have stood on the wrong side of the people," said Jenny Lawson, executive director of Planned Parenthood Votes, the organization's super PAC that is behind the push. The category is now bigger than the Mac business, which generated $7. Emergency services said the fire at the crash site was so intense that they had to briefly halt rescue efforts. We are still telling you to panic, and to act as if you loved your children above all else," she added