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4:58 a.m. Feb. 11, 2020 - Associated Press
After eating McDonald’s grilled chicken sandwiches, this poodle qualified for Best in Show at the Westminster dog show “She knows she’s special,” her handler said. “I think everything she does shows that.”“She knows she’s special,” her handler said. “I think everything she does shows that.”
2:40 a.m. Feb. 6, 2020 - By Tonya Garcia
Tyson stock slips after sales missTyson Foods Inc. stock slipped 1.8% in Thursday premarket trading after the meat producer reported fiscal first-quarter sales that missed expectations. Net income totaled $557 million, or $1.52 per share, up from $551 million, or $1.50 per share, last year. Adjusted EPS of $1.66 beat the FactSet consensus for $1.63. Sales of $10.82 billion were up from $10.19 billion last year but missed the $11.06 billion FactSet guidance. The beef and pork segments began to get a bump from the African swine fever outbreak, according to a statement from Noel White, Tyson's chief executive. Beef, pork, chicken and turkey production is expected to rise 3% to 4% in fiscal 2020, but exports are expected to absorb the increase. Tyson stock has rallied 38.1% over the last 12 months while the S&P 500 index is up 22% for the period.
10:21 a.m. Feb. 1, 2020 - Associated Press
Coronavirus update: China death toll reaches 259; WHO warns countries to prepare Number of confirmed cases in China rose to 11,791, surpassing the number in the 2002-03 outbreak of SARS, or Severe Acute Respiratory SyndromeChina’s death toll from a new virus rose to 259 on Saturday and a World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for”domestic outbreak control” if the disease spreads in their countries.
6:37 a.m. Jan. 31, 2020 - Barrons.com
5 Black Swans That Could Imperil Financial Markets The Bank Credit Analyst sees big social, political, and economic risks around the world that few are worrying about. Coronavirus isn’t one of them.
10:09 a.m. Jan. 30, 2020 - By Geoff Nudelman
Good Company: Vidalia Mills and the Restoration of American DenimA reinvention of American manufacturing is coming to life in the Mississippi Delta 
1:58 a.m. Jan. 29, 2020 - By Jeremy C. Owens
Apple’s iPhone didn’t need 5G for a mind-boggling rebound Apple’s biggest seller breaks out of a yearlong losing streak, and it may have last year’s disappointment to thankA year after ‘the darkest day in the iPhone era,” Apple reported a surprise surge in iPhone sales that may have sprung from last year’s disappointment.
7:22 a.m. Jan. 28, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump’s long-awaited Middle East peace plan calls for Palestinian state, settlement freeze The Palestinians have already rejected Trump’s proposal of being biased in favor of IsraelThe Palestinians have already rejected Trump’s proposal of being biased in favor of Israel.
3:56 p.m. Jan. 27, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Bolton shared concerns with Barr that Trump was giving favors to autocrats: reportFormer national security adviser John Bolton told Attorney General William Barr privately last year about concerns he had that President Donald Trump was effectively granting personal favors to authoritarian leaders, . Citing people familiar with the draft manuscript of Bolton's upcoming book detailing his time in the White House, the Times reported that Bolton felt uneasy about Trump's dealings with China's President Xi Jinping and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Barr reportedly shared his concerns, and mentioned he was worried Trump had created the appearance of having undue influence over ongoing federal investigations into companies from those countries, the Times said. The news comes a day after that Trump told him explicitly that nearly $400 million in security aid to Ukraine should be withheld until Ukrainian officials agreed to investigate the Bidens.
5:05 a.m. Jan. 27, 2020 - Barrons.com
Mario Gabelli Says It’s Time to Invest in Stocks That Will Save the World. These Two Stocks Fit the Bill. Veteran Barron’s Roundtable panelist Mario Gabelli likes renewable energy stocks, as well as some giants in media and defense.
11:10 a.m. Jan. 24, 2020 - Barrons.com
What P&G’s Earnings Report Could Mean for Coke, Pepsi, and Other Stocks The same global economic volatilities that hurt Procter & Gamble ’s earnings this quarter will likewise have an impact on other companies in the household and personal care space, according to an analyst at RBC Capital Markets.
10:30 p.m. Jan. 19, 2020 - Associated Press
World powers agree to Libya arms embargo to force a cease-fire Libya has sunk further into chaos since the 2011 ouster and killing of its longtime dictator, Moammar Gadhafi. It is now divided into rival administrations, each backed by different nations.
3:58 a.m. Jan. 15, 2020 - By Nouriel Roubini
Stock market investors are delusional if they think the risks from Iran are gone Iran has every incentive to escalate cold war with the United StatesIran can not only afford to escalate the cold war with the U.S., it has all the incentives to do so, writes Nouriel Roubini.
9:23 p.m. Jan. 12, 2020 - MarketWatch
Turkey swings to current-account deficitISTANBUL--Turkey swung to a current-account deficit in November after posting four consecutive months of surplus, due to a surge in imports and a recovery in economic activity. November's current-account deficit was $518 million compared with a $1.041 billion surplus in the same month a year earlier, Turkish central-bank data showed Monday.
9:35 p.m. Jan. 9, 2020 - MarketWatch
Turkey's unemployment rate falls in OctoberISTANBUL--Turkey's unemployment rate slightly fell to 13.4% in October from 13.8% in September. The labor participation rate was 53%, with 28.3 million people employed and 4.4 million people out of work, data from the state statistics agency showed Friday. Unemployment rate rose to a decade high of 14.7% in January last year as economic malaise took its toll on the labor market.
11:41 a.m. Jan. 9, 2020 - By Rex Nutting
Why it matters that trust in Trump is so low World’s biggest problems can’t be fixed by America going it aloneAll around the world — from Russia and the U.K. to Australia and Japan — this Pew Research Center poll finds most people don’t trust Donald Trump to do the right thing.
6:52 a.m. Jan. 8, 2020 - Barrons.com
Carlos Ghosn Wants to “Clear His Name,” Denounces Former Nissan Execs The former head of the Nissan-Renault auto alliance who fled Japan last week says he is “innocent of all the charges” and denounces Japanese judicial system.
6:15 p.m. Jan. 7, 2020 - Associated Press
Tokyo prosecutors raid offices of Carlos Ghosn’s lawyer Computer reportedly seized in hopes of finding accomplices in exec’s escapeTokyo prosecutors on Wednesday raided a Japanese lawyer’s office where former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn had visited regularly before skipping bail last week and fleeing to Lebanon.
4:37 a.m. Jan. 6, 2020 - Barrons.com
The Top 10 Risks for 2020? The Middle East Ranks 8th. Tension in the Middle East has led the news so far this year, but issues in the U.S. are a greater danger, according to the geopolitical consultants Eurasia Group.
4:06 a.m. Jan. 6, 2020 - Barrons.com
Avoid a ‘Succession’ Drama. Make Your Family’s Plan Work. took home the Golden Globe for Best Television Series in the drama category last night. It’s a tale of greed and corruption set against a backdrop of obscene wealth and privilege that, advisors say, all too often mirrors reality.
3:57 p.m. Jan. 5, 2020 - By Nick Kostov
Carlos Ghosn escaped Japan in big box through hole in airport security Details emerge of daring escape via private jetAbout three months before former auto titan Carlos Ghosn’s escape last week from Japan to Lebanon, an operative helping plan his extraction visited Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan, and realized there was a huge security hole, according to a person familiar with the matter.
11:40 a.m. Jan. 5, 2020 - Associated Press
Erdogan says Turkey is already sending troops to Libya Turkey backs U.N.-recognized government while Russia, France, UAE support eastern factionTurkey’s president said Sunday that the country was deploying military units to Libya, where Ankara is supporting the embattled U.N.-recognized government in Tripoli.
10:00 a.m. Jan. 5, 2020 - Barrons.com
CES, Jobs Numbers, Earnings and More to Watch This Week The Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, runs most of this week. Earnings are expected from Walgreens, Constellation Brands, and Lennar. And Friday brings December employment data.
6:32 a.m. Jan. 4, 2020 - Associated Press
On foreign policy, Trump flouts risks that gave others pause Trump has cast aside warnings from experts and publicly taken pride in doing soPresident Donald Trump is not the first American leader to have Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in his sights, but he was the first to pull the trigger.
4:17 p.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Barrons.com
Is the Fed Building Another Stock Bubble? The central bank’s liquidity stoking looks a lot like what helped inflate the dot-com bubble 21 years ago.
4:11 p.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Barrons.com
Walgreens: The Dow’s Big Loser in 2020, Needs Help in 2020 The big drugstore chain has been disrupted by Amazon.com and hurt by insurance reimbursement cuts. Now it’s casting around for a solution.
4:04 p.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Barrons.com
Apple and Microsoft Drove Returns. But Some Surprisingly Venerable Companies Shone as Well. The two tech giants dominated the decade and the year. But Dow stalwarts like JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Procter & Gamble, and Disney set records as well.
2:37 p.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Barrons.com
Last Year Was a Big Year for EM Debt. Now Investors Have to Hunt a Little Harder for Yield. With the easing cycle petering out, investors will have trouble beating 2019 returns in EM bonds. The answer: juice up returns with more exotic sovereigns that pay above the odds.
6:33 a.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Associated Press
Turkish company says jets taken in Ghosn escape were used illegally Ex-Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn escaped from Japan and fled to LebanonEx-Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn escaped from Japan and fled to Lebanon.
12:00 a.m. Jan. 3, 2020 - Barrons.com
Stock Markets that Beat the U.S. – and Whether You Should Buy Lots of countries had amazing stock-market performances last year, and some still appear cheap. Adventurous investors may want to reserve small parts of their portfolios for them.
3:44 a.m. Jan. 2, 2020 - Associated Press
Lebanon receives ‘Red Notice’ from Interpol for Carlos Ghosn’s arrest Justice minister says Beirut ‘will carry out its duties’Justice minister says Beirut ‘will carry out its duties.’
2:21 a.m. Jan. 2, 2020 - By David Gauthier-Villars
Turkey detains seven as it probes Ghosn’s escape through IstanbulTurkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into the escape of Carlos Ghosn from Japan to Lebanon to determine how the former head of the Renault- Nissan alliance made a stopover at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport unbeknown to Turkish authorities, according to a Turkish official familiar with the matter.
11:51 p.m. Jan. 1, 2020 - MarketWatch
Ghosn's escape followed weeks of planningCarlos Ghosn's escape to Lebanon from Japan followed weeks of planning by associates aimed at getting the former auto executive to a country they believed would provide a more friendly legal environment to try the claims of financial wrongdoing against him, according to people familiar with the matter.
11:38 p.m. Jan. 1, 2020 - Associated Press
Japanese prosecutors raid Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s Tokyo homeJapanese prosecutors on Thursday raided the Tokyo home of former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn after he skipped bail and fled to Lebanon before his trial on financial misconduct charges.
2:00 a.m. Jan. 1, 2020 - By Brent Crane
Worldwise: International Cookbook Author and Chef Ghillie Basan’s Favorite ThingsHer mortar and pestle, wise words from Sir David Attenborough, and a trip to Namibia with her son
1:24 p.m. Dec. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
Shock, confusion and many questions after Carlos Ghosn’s bold escape from Japan Ex-Nissan chairman flees to Lebanon to avoid ‘rigged Japanese justice system’In a daring escape that confounded authorities, Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn skipped bail while awaiting trial in Japan on allegations of financial misconduct and reappeared in Lebanon, where he said Tuesday that he had fled to avoid “political persecution.”
6:34 p.m. Dec. 30, 2019 - By Nick Kostov
Carlos Ghosn flees house arrest in Japan for Lebanon: ‘I have escaped injustice’ Former auto exec, facing trial for financial misconduct, says Japanese justice system is ‘rigged’Carlos Ghosn, the former chief of the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi car making alliance who was under house arrest for alleged financial wrongdoing in Japan, fled that country and landed in Lebanon.
7:59 a.m. Dec. 27, 2019 - Barrons.com
Christmas Miracle: Amazon’s $50 Billion Holiday Press Release The fact-free Amazon.com holiday press release has become an annual tradition.
1:30 a.m. Dec. 27, 2019 - Barrons.com
Emerging Market Stocks Had a Dismal Decade. Where to Look for Growth Going Forward. The 2020s promise more emerging market tech superstars. Budding companies across China, South Korea and Taiwan are rivaling the West in next-wave technologies: electric-vehicle batteries, gene therapies, and 5G telecoms equipment.
1:19 a.m. Dec. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
Saudi Arabia sentences five people to death for killing of Jamal KhashoggiThe trials of the accused were carried out in near total secrecy, though a handful of diplomats, including from Turkey, as well as members of Jamal Khashoggi’s family were allowed to attend the sessions. In total, 11 people were on trial for Khashoggi’s death in the kingdom
1:16 a.m. Dec. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
Saudi sentences 5 to death for Jamal Khashoggi’s killing Eleven people were on trial for Khashoggi’s death in the kingdomA court in Saudi Arabia on Monday sentenced five people to death for the killing of Washington Post columnist and royal family critic Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul last year by a team of Saudi agents
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