California lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires
Aug.17 -- Rupert Watson, head of asset allocation at Mercer, discusses the U.S. markets and his investment strategy for September. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination
The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from gaining access to financial records related to his Washington hotel
Aug.17 -- Australian central bank chief Philip Lowe said interest rates are likely to remain at a record low “for a while yet” while lamenting the local currency’s resilience. Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week
Aug.17 -- President Donald Trump continued his barrage against Turkey on Thursday evening with a tweet: "They are now holding our wonderful Christian Pastor, who I must now ask to represent our Country as a great patriot hostage. We will pay nothing for the release of an innocent man" Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat and Dan Ten Kate report.
Aug.16 -- Adam Reynolds, chief executive officer of Asia Pacific at Saxo Capital Markets in Singapore, talks about the trade spat between the U.S. and China, and the implications for financial markets. He speaks with Rishaad Salamat on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors
Aug.16 -- Defying a global spike in acquisitions, some of Australia’s biggest and oldest companies are trying to shrink to greatness by spinning off assets. Bloomberg's Angus Whitley reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Aug.16 -- Omair Sharif, an economist at Societe Generale in New York, talks about the spat between the U.S. and its trading partners, and the implications for the world's largest economy. He speaks with Ramy Inocencio and Paul Allen on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Aug.16 -- Bruce Heyman, former U.S. ambassador to Canada, discusses the ongoing Nafta negotiations with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and Amanda Lang on "Bloomberg Markets."
Aug.16 -- Bloomberg Opinion columnist Mohamed El-Erian explains why the U.S. economy and markets can continue to gain strength in spite of weakness in global markets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: The Open." His opinions are his own.
With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead Friday from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in victims' hometowns