5 things to know for January 24: Shutdown, Venezuela, bank killings, plastics, Cohen

(CNN)Oh, that Boeing jet, sunken off the coast of Bahrain? Don’t worry. It’s just part of a new underwater theme park. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) The great State of the Union Skirmish of 2019 is over. But the war over the government shutdown rolls on. President Trump gave in to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi late last night and agreed not to give the State of the Union address until after the shutdown is over. Earlier in the day, Trump had tried to force Pelosi’s hand by insisting he would …