One witness says water was coming in through the walls. Witnesses are describing the chaos in Ellicott City, Maryland, where torrential floods left downtown buildings heavily damaged and filled with mud on Sunday. (May 28)
May.28 -- Spain’s Socialists are facing an uphill task in reconciling differences between opposition parties as they seek to garner support for dislodging Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. Bloomberg's Maria Tadeo reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe"
May.28 -- Italy sank deeper into political turmoil as populist leaders pulled the plug on their attempt to form a government after the president rejected the choice of a euro-skeptic, Germany-bashing candidate as finance minister. Bloomberg's Kevin Costelloe reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
May.28 -- Gary Dugan, chief investment officer at Namara Wealth Advisors, discusses oil markets and the outlook for prices. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
Colombia's presidential election is heading into a contentious runoff between two ideological opposites as the first-place finisher in Sunday's balloting took a hard line against the country's peace deal while his rival pledged to champion the poor
May.28 -- Crude oil is falling again after plunging by the most in 11 months. OPEC and its allies now say that the market rebalanced in April and the output cuts managed to eliminate the global surplus. Bloomberg's Anthony DiPaola reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
May.28 -- Elias Haddad, senior FX strategist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, discusses Italy's government and how the turmoil is impacting markets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
Lava from the Kilauea volcano reached a geothermal power plant on the Big Island on Sunday, approaching wells that have been capped to protect against the release of toxic gas should they mix with lava. Gov. David Ige says the plant is "stable." (May 27)
The European Union's foreign policy chief says she has full confidence in the Italian president, who vetoed the proposed economy minister of what would have been Western Europe's first populist government
May.28 -- Robert Kelly, a political science associate professor at South Korea’s Pusan National University, talks about President Donald Trump's possible summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Kelly speaks with Rishaad Salamat and Haidi Lun on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
May.28 -- Joseph Incalcaterra, chief Asean economist at HSBC, discusses Bank Indonesia's monetary policy and the potential for another rate hike. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
May.27 -- Andrew Tilton, chief Asia Pacific economist at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., discusses how Treasury yields and oil prices are affecting growth and policies of Asian economies. He speaks with Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat and Haidi Lun on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."