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"The House managers who will prosecute the president are Schiff, the lead manager; Jerry Nadler of New York; Hakeem Jeffries of New York; Jason Crow of Colorado; Zoe Lofgren of California; Val Demings of Florida; and Sylvia Garcia of Texas. Nadella backed Microsoft away from mobile hardware by selling off the feature phone business it picked up with the 2013 acquisition of the Nokia devices and services business. "Investors have turned to gold in part because the metal is seen as a hedge against market volatility and economic slowdowns, particularly if they are sparked by geopolitical tensions. They will use asymmetric warfare, terrorism," but likely remain measured "because they know that Trump is extremely forceful when it comes to American lives, and they are not going to take the risk. "We don't have a Federal Reserve to stabilize the world like in the five or six financial crises that occurred during my 40 years in finance," the head of the world's biggest money manager told CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin in an interview that aired Tuesday

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Scott Morgan | ReutersBernie SandersBernie Sanders has also outlined a plan to expand Social Security as part of his "secure retirement" platform. But even without Congress increasing spending, defense stocks could still rise, Raviv said. Overseas law enforcement agencies have also asked for more access to encrypted devices and apps. However, Moscow's political system is widely seen as being an autocracy with Putin possessing much of the power. I don't see the competition negatively impacting that at all

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"You can imagine the dramatic consequences this would have had in the region — and for the global economy if this escalated," Guterres said. Chip Somodevilla | Getty ImagesThe United States removed China from a list of countries considered currency manipulators just two days before top trade negotiators for Washington and Beijing sign a key "phase one" trade deal, the Treasury Department announced Monday. This extends to the firm's alternative business, which BlackRock said will make no future direct investments in companies focused on thermal coal production. VIDEO1:5101:51Expect growth to return to India over next few quarters, Infosys CEO saysSquawk Box EuropeIn a bid to ignite the economy, India slashed its corporate tax rate last year. " In December, Amazon's AWS chief Andy Jassy told CNBC that the cloud contracting was not adjudicated fairly

But the overall growth in the fan base has plateaued as new video platforms such TikTok grab eyeballs. Chipmakers, which were among the best performers last year, outperformed once again on Thursday. Nebia's based in an industrial neighborhood in San Francisco that's packed with software startups. "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. The deal comes only weeks after the league struck a gambling partnership with MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings

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