The market moved higher as both nations signaled that they weren't seeking to instigate war. Soleimani led an elite branch of Iran's armed forces, the Quds Force, and has been blamed for the deaths of many Americans across the Middle East. But ever since San Bernardino, Apple has made privacy — including no backdoors — one of its key corporate values as well as a selling point to distinguish its phones from Android phones. vehicle sales are considered an important economic indicator for the auto industry, along with the unemployment rate, consumer confidence and interest rates, among other factors. Marcio Rodrigo Machado | S3studio | Getty ImagesApple's iPhone sales in China rose more than 18% last month, according to CNBC calculations using government data published by the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology, a government think tank

Late last week, Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told CNBC that the outbreak of the coronavirus, which was first identified in the Chinese city of Wuhan, appeared to be more contagious than SARS — but less severe. VIDEO1:0001:00Mike Bloomberg takes aim at Trump in Super Bowl ad buyPower Lunch. "Korey went on to say the company will contemplate its "legal options" after The Verge responds to its "demands for retractions and corrections. Shares of the Kleenex owner were unchanged in premarket trading after it topped analyst estimates for its quarterly earnings and revenue and raised its quarterly dividend from $1. Maurice Levy, chair of ad agency conglomerate Publicis Groupe, said businesses are moving away from a sole focus on profit

Not all exceptions are the sameInvestors are also susceptible to other problems when it comes early retirement withdrawals. WATCH: Trade should not be based on protectionism, IBM China CEO saysVIDEO0:4600:46Trade should not be based on protectionism, IBM China CEO saysEast Tech WestFollow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech industry news. "Buttigieg was the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, for eight years until his second term expired this month. This document spells out the filer's share of income, losses and dividends. The risk, or downside, is the stock's potential floor, or bottom — what value-oriented money managers are willing to pay for a stock on the way down, Cramer explained

But S&P also offers a way to value each component equally, whether it's Apple or beauty products maker Coty, which is worth a fraction of 1 percent of the iPhone maker. The president said he also wanted "the second whistleblower" to testify, referring to a second official who sought legal protections in order to share concerns about Trump's July 25 call with Ukraine's president. Exquisite Italian is served at the lilliputian (just six tables) La Gaetana. In terms of the media-buying platform's long-term growth prospects, Schwartz argues that not much has changed. VIDEO9:1709:17Watch CNBC's full interview with Michael AvenattiClosing BellIn the California case that is the subject of the bail violation claim, Avenatti is charged in a 36-count indictment accusing him of tax crimes, wire fraud and perjury

Iran's aviation regulator dismissed the claims as "illogical rumors," and Tehran maintains the aircraft crashed due to a technical problem. Prices are still rising for new and existing homes, so there may be some friction ahead if affordability worsens. The lender said it can finance more than $100 billion annually from its investment bank. Clint Lancaster, an attorney for Roberts, declined CNBC's request for additional comment on the court filing. He cautioned that the Chinese auto market -- while massive -- has been weak, and may suffer further as a result of the coronavirus health epidemic which is affecting Shanghai, where Tesla's new factory is based

"I own a variety of stocks, so that must mean I'm well-diversified. VIDEO5:5405:54Why this expert says China is a gamechanger for TeslaSquawk Alley. 4 million students a year use private student loans to bridge the gap between the cost of college and their financial aid and savings. "When I talk about uncertainty, it is more about the diversity of opinions as to what is going to happen. Manning, 39, only started four games last year, as the Giants made an official move themselves, beginning a new era with rookie quarterback Daniel Jones

People visit the General Electric stand during the China International Import Expo (CIIE) at the National Exhibition and Convention Center on November 7, 2018 in Shanghai, China. VIDEO2:4102:41Domestic issues top of mind for Russia's Putin, expert saysSquawk Box Europe"After those amendments are adopted. Yovanovitch, who has been lauded for anti-corruption work, was allegedly targeted for removal by a campaign led by Giuliani, Trump's personal attorney. (CNBC)IN THE NEWS TODAYA stampede erupted at a funeral procession today for the top Iranian general killed in a U. The decision to delay sending the articles is part of a strategy aimed at forcing concessions out of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on rules for the trial

The monthly index measures the public's confidence in the health of the U. "It's too early to tell how big and how significant this could be but. (CNBC)* GOP lacks votes to block impeachment trial witnesses (WSJ)Trump's long-awaited Middle East peace plan calls for a state of Palestine with a capital in east Jerusalem. economy were to fall into a recession in 2020, it would likely be because of an unforeseen event, Wall Street pioneer Burton Malkiel told CNBC on Thursday. That same day an Iranian newspaper published an interview with my grandfather in which he didn't plead for mercy, he didn't ask for anything but he advised the young guards who had taken him into custody to maintain the great army which had been built to protect Iran

President Donald Trump listens in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D. The White House could also end waivers that allow Iraq to buy Iranian gas to fuel generators that supply a large portion of the country's power, placing another pressure on the prime minister over addressing U. The report shows how outsiders can monitor seemingly private phone messages. "With Larry and Sergey now leaving their executive roles at Alphabet, the company is entering an exciting new phase, and I believe that it's also the right time for me to make way for the next generation of leaders," Drummond's note read. The tech giant is under pressure from investors to turn its business around

SynapticsMany investors, customers, and analysts await the next generation of iPhones, and so do some companies. The campaign, overall, is a testament to this applied creativity approach and keeps driving double digit business growth year over year. VIDEO1:0501:05Cramer Remix: If you want a grocery play, go with CostcoMad Money with Jim CramerCNBC's Jim Cramer said the coronavirus can induce a buying opportunity in stocks unrelated to the disease's potential impact on businesses. , chairman of the House Transportation Committee, which is investigating the Max. "We have $25 billion in ESG funds, and more is going there," Moynihan said on " from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland