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Thursday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (12/12/2019)

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Fed stands pat on rates, signals no cuts, or hikes, in 2020 – USA Today

Chipotle is giving out free burritos all week on Instagram – ABC TV 15

Dollar Dumps To 5-Month Lows As Stocks, Bonds Jump On Fed Fold – Zero Hedge

Here’s why the Fed may not be done cutting rates – CNN

High-stakes White House meeting Thursday to debate US-China tariffs – CNBC

The great American housing engine slows -Axios

Months before he died, Volcker ripped into Trump and ‘nihilistic forces’ undermining confidence in the US – CNBC

DoubleLine’s Gundlach sees risk for U.S. credit when dollar weakens – Reuters

The Wealthy Are Hoarding Physical Gold – Peter Schiff’s Gold News

From Bitcoin To No Coin, Crypto World Under Pressure As Values Tumble – Forbes

Saudi Aramco touches $2tn valuation on second day of trading – Financial Times

Saudi Aramco Investors Should Cash Out Now, Bernstein Says – Bloomberg

United Natural Foods stock takes a 26% nose dive after concerns about Whole Foods loss – MarketWatch

American Eagle falls into discounting trap as demand falls – Business Insider

MedMen to Lay off 190 Workers in Profit Push – CFO

Widespread Layoffs Illustrate How Broken the State’s Pot Industry Is – East Bay Express

Nestle moves U.S. ice cream brands to Froneri in $4 bln deal – Nasdaq

Review of FBI’s surveillance of Trump campaign aide doesn’t ‘vindicate anybody,’ inspector general says – USA Today

Parties clash as impeachment articles move closer to House vote – The Hill

China maintains silence as trade war tariff deadline looms – South China Morning Post

Global Offshore Corporate Networks Exposed in Massive Data Leak – Unicorn Riot

Everyone Knew We Were Losing in Afghanistan – Defense One

Top Pentagon leaders consider leaving smaller number of troops in Afghanistan – Military Times

Texas Naval air station lockdown lifted, suspect in custody, officials say – Fox News

Bomb Scare at Warner Bros. Studios as ‘Suspicious Device’ Reportedly Found – Popculture.com

2 Colorado men indicted in $722 million cryptocurrency scam, victims sought – Fox 31 Denver

Artist who ate banana duct-taped to Miami art gallery wall says it ‘tasted like $120,000’ – Fox News

MLB Lifts Weed Ban For Minor Leaguers, Eliminates Marijuana Testing – TMZ

MLB study says balls weren’t intentionally juiced in 2019; home run spike credited to seams, launch angles – CBS Sports

Results from MLB’s study on juiced ball could lead to higher seams, potentially helping Masahiro Tanaka – SNY TV

Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread owner to give $5M to Holocaust survivors over family’s Nazi ties – NBC News

Krispy Kreme Is Offering a Dozen Doughnuts for Only $1 for Its ‘Day of the Dozens’ Promotion – Yahoo Entertainment

Home Depot Ties Opioid Crisis to Recent Surge in Store Theft – Bloomberg

Harvey Weinstein agrees to $25 million settlement with sexual assault accusers: lawyer – Raw Story

Escaped dog traveled 65 miles before being caught – UPI