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Senators drilled down on the stunning security failure and the missed warning signs as rioters incited by the former president stormed the Capitol.

The severe weather led to clinic closures, canceled appointments and shipment backlogs nationwide (Image source: CVS Health)

The order will launch an immediate 100-day review of supply chains for four critical products: semiconductor chips, large-capacity batteries for electric vehicles, rare earth minerals and pharmaceuticals.

The agreement provides more time for Facebook and Google to negotiate with media companies over payment for news stories.

Business

The company estimated that temporary store closures in Europe and Canada negatively impacted its fourth-quarter sales by about $950 million to $1.05 billion.

Same-store sales for Lowe’s rose 28.1% in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 29, beating analysts’ estimates for a 21.2% increase.

Exxon has been looking to sell assets since late 2019, seeking to free up cash to focus on a handful of mega-projects.

It's a lofty valuation for a company that has yet to deliver a single vehicle.

Coronavirus — COVID-19

President Biden's chief medical advisor said he expects the new guidance "pretty soon."

The running total of 498,000 lives is roughly the population of Kansas City and just shy of the size of Atlanta.

Up to 90 volunteers between ages 18 to 30 will be exposed to the virus in a safe and controlled environment to gain further understand of how it affects people

Economy

The government said the economy is showing “weakness in some components” as consumer spending is slowing under renewed COVID-19 restrictions that went into effect last month.

Brainard said financial firms faced risks not just from weather-related disasters, but also potentially fast changes in asset prices if and when government policies change.

Nearly 10 million jobs remain lost to the pandemic.

It was the biggest increase since June and much larger than the 1% rise Wall Street analysts had expected.

Media, Arts and Entertainment

Woods was alone in his SUV when it rolled over this morning in suburban Los Angeles. Woods was alert and taken to a hospital for leg surgery.

The personalities argue that they were within the bounds of First Amendment protection as they covered and propagated false claims about the elections.

Universal is the world's biggest music label with artists including Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift (Image source: Universal Music Group).

Private Markets Investing

The snub follows increasing regulatory scrutiny of the billionaire's businesses.

Personal Finance

The European Commission claims the General Court made legal errors when it ruled that Apple's business in Ireland was not responsible for back taxes.

Australia

The move escalates a dispute with the Australian government over whether or not tech giants should be required to pay news publishers for content.

The world's largest listed miner said it expects a continuation of strong Chinese demand in 2021, and recovery in the rest of the world's global crude steel production.

Australia has introduced laws that would force internet giant Google and social media heavyweight Facebook Inc to negotiate payments to domestic media outlets whose content links drive traffic to their…