The rising heat from the intense bushfires creates massive, powerful clouds called pyrocumulonimbus, or pyroCb. The decade-long Boeing board member took the reins on Monday, tasked with cleaning up the company's image, internal culture, relationship with regulators and airlines, as well as Boeing's finances after two fatal crashes of its best-selling plane, the Boeing 737 Max. But he joins other crisis experts and insurers in insisting that the sooner businesses plan for the unthinkable, the better prepared they are to prevent or respond to violence. Qualcomm also revealed a system that can connect cars to high-speed cellular networks under the "C-V2X," or "cellular vehicle to everything" technology. This included the reform of parental leave, as she said "too few fathers were spending time with their children while they were young

targets in Iraq, both sides appeared to step back from further military escalation. The automaker, in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission after the bell Wednesday, said the loss includes $2 billion associated with pension plans outside the U. Most estimates for the potential economic consequences have used the SARS outbreak as a reference case. The use of aggregator sites for food delivery could also impact the future of the industry. The 2020 BMW 750iMack Hogan | CNBCFor the last three decades, German luxury sedans have been criticized for their "same sausage, different length" approach to design

The United States announced Monday that it would no longer label China a currency manipulator. In addition to the solid December growth, ADP revised the initial November count of 67,000 up to 124,000. The restrictions would apply to travelers and immigrants from Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania. Third, robust financial sector regulation and supervision to recognize and tackle emerging risks. Fears over the disease's impact on the global economy sent stocks falling on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing down 170 points

Jes Aznar | Getty ImagesThe Philippines announced Tuesday it will temporarily suspend issuing visas upon arrival (VUA) for Chinese nationals amid concerns of a coronavirus outbreak. VIDEO4:3304:33How the coronavirus could affect the Fed's outlook on interest rates for 2020Squawk Box"A China-centered global outbreak of a highly contagious disease with a high fatality rate that threatened to derail tentative global economic stabilization – if this is what we are dealing with – could in principle meet the 'material reassessment' test, though we do not think Powell will get drawn into this type of judgment at this juncture," Krishna Guha, head of global policy and central banking strategy at Evercore ISI, said in a note. "It's … when people come back (after Lunar New Year), that's the crunch point, in terms of the spread of the virus, the contagion, and the fatality. -Melloy9:03 am: Tesla set to top $100 billion at the openShares of Tesla rose about 5% in premarket trading. surveillance drone and strikes in Saudi Arabia on the world's largest crude oil processing plant

Samsung glasses at CES 2020SamsungSamsung briefly showed what appeared to be a prototype of another pair of AR glasses that it suggested can help improve vision, but didn't explain much about the product. Burrow threw for 463 yards and five touchdowns (and ran for 60 yards and another touchdown) to give LSU (15-0) its fourth national title and hand Clemson sophomore quarterback Trevor Lawrence his first loss as a college football player. "Stone enjoys playing adolescent mind games and pulling off juvenile stunts, gags and pranks. Developers who disagree with an App Review decision, which is made based on Apple's App Store guidelines, can appeal to a board called the App Review Board, CNBC reported, which can change a lower level reviewer's decision. "Friday's calm session was in stark contrast of the week's overall trading action as investors grappled with tensions between Iran and the U

"David Lebovitz, global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, said the reaction shouldn't weigh too heavily on earnings estimates, either:"I think, for now, it's going to be contained in multiples. Stephen Lam | ReutersSeveral Wall Street firms raised their price targets on Apple on Monday, including Evercore to $315 per share and Needham to $350. The Cloud and Cognitive Software segment, which encompasses transaction processing platforms, cognitive applications and cloud and data platforms like Red Hat, came up with $7. The XRT retail ETF has fallen nearly 2% in the past two days, weighed on by department stores such as Macy's, Kohl's and Nordstrom among others. JOE KERNEN: Could--PRESIDENT TRUMP: Including some unbelievably powerful storms

ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was illegally monitored by private U. VIDEO4:2204:22Chicago Fed President: Labor market, economic fundamentals remain strongSquawk on the StreetInterest rates should stay where they are as long as inflation remains tame, Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans said Friday. ""While the quarter was ugly, upon closer inspection there are some legitimate green shoots that give me confidence in the future that no one talked about today," he said. In light of that uncertainty I'm not going to speculate about it at this point. "Tensions in the region escalated in early January after Iran's top military general Qasem Soleimani was killed in Baghdad by an American airstrike

"Iran's cyber capabilities have increased rapidly in recent years, though the state has not yet been publicly tied to an attack on industrial control systems. The Globes are, however, a decent predictor for awards like best score and best song, which do not have a guild award parallel, Zauzmer said. "WATCH: How years of US economic sanctions crushed Iran's economyVIDEO8:4208:42How years of US economic sanctions crushed Iran's economyTrade. , who also advised Congress to revisit Section 230, said, "This hearing should serve as a reminder to all online platforms that we are watching them closely. And certain cards, like Visa and Mastercard, still might expire, Horne said

2 billion in the company's last fiscal year, which ended Sept. Jensen said it's possible the central bank could slash rates to zero this year to avoid a recession and disinflationary pressures. For that reason it is likely to raise the interest rate on excess reserves by five basis points. Otherwise, though, the statement continued to see the labor market as "strong" and economic growth as "rising at a moderate rate. "TweetNot a worry for most of usNSO Group isn't the only company that makes this type of software

We know that consumers increasingly want to understand the sustainable choices available to them when it comes to travel and tourism, and ways they can reduce their own individual impact," Gillian Tans, chairwoman of Booking. Representatives for Carey were not immediately available to comment. TF Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo, a top Apple analyst with an excellent track record of predicting future Apple gadgets, first said in July that Apple is planning to include the new time of flight sensors for its pro-model iPhones. The group, made up largely of individuals, has the power to meaningfully exacerbate moments of weakness, making broad-market declines worse than feared or multiplying the effects of certain stocks' swings. Trump on Wednesday reiterated his call for the deal's remaining non-Iranian members — France, Germany, the U