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troops out of Syria last year, Democrat and Republican critics decried the move as destabilizing and an abandonment of our allies in the region. rebounded in November and December, Reuters reported citing China customs vice minister Zou Zhiwu. To test this, Goldman sorted stocks based on recent changes to consensus revenue projections in FactSet. The outbreak was also spreading to other cities, with 14 cases in southern province of Guangdong, five in the capital Beijing, five in the eastern province of Zhejiang, two in Shanghai and two in Tianjin City. Wynn Resorts was also downgraded by Bank of America to neutral from buy on Monday

Correction: Five senators are seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. slapped tariffs on more than $500 billion in Chinese goods, while Beijing retaliated by putting duties on more than $100 billion in American imports. "We have dozens of scientists working on this," he told "Squawk Box," confirming J&J started working on a coronavirus vaccine two weeks ago. "There's a significant portion of people that don't own the product that are interested in the product," Hardiman told CNBC. He sits near the front of the pack in surveys of Iowa and New Hampshire

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