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Colin Hutton | HBONetflix may have scored the most nominations for the 2020 Golden Globes, but it was AT&T, Disney, Sony and ViacomCBS that won the night. But Meyhofer said getting the software right is equally as important. VIDEO0:3500:35SoftBank-backed Zume to lay off about half of its staffHalftime ReportSoftBank-backed Zume is laying off 360 employees, accounting for about 50 percent of its workforce, and shuttering its robotic pizza business to focus on food packaging. VIDEO3:5003:50Powell: Coronavirus likely to cause disruption in China and globallyPower LunchCNBC's Berkeley Lovelace contributed to this report. What's in store for space investing in 2020Investors are steadily becoming more interested in the space economy, especially as some of these private space companies edge closer to the public markets

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 230 points on Friday following news late Thursday night that the U. -CNBC's Amelia Lucas and Lauren Thomas contributed to this report. " The World Economic Forum International Business Council, which Moynihan chairs, plans to release a rubric later this year. The chain is exploring additional sites in New York, Washington, D. But "the fairly fleeting market fallout from even the most severe of these instances means that we are not minded to change our forecasts for the year as a whole," Capital wrote

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