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Man Boards Wrong Flight, Travels 1,400 Miles to…

Canadian man's short 3-hour flight turned out to take longer than expected.

Giving Back to the Grid: How Electric Vehicles…

Aug.16 -- Electric vehicles could have a significant impact on the nation’s electric system in a few decades. There are a number of projects underway to test if an electric vehicle could supply power to the grid when needed. Bloomberg NEF reporter Thomas Rowlands-Rees talks about the potential for the V2G technology with Bloomberg's Alix Steel.

The Latest: US tells Turkey to free pastor to…

The White House is telling Turkey to release detained American pastor Andrew Brunson to cool diplomatic and economic tensions between the two countries

Official: HHS Doesn't Have To Check On Kids…

A congressional report found there wasn't a government agency tasked with monitoring those children's care.

This Dessert Is Called Oreogasm for a Reason

Step aside, birthday cake. There's a new Queen in town.

Princess Eugenie's Wedding Will Reportedly Cost…

And that won't even cover the entire wedding bill.


8 Ways To Make Your Dating Profile Shine

Hack your way to more matches.

How Kelly Ripa fell for Mark Consuelos before they met

"So when I saw him, the photograph of him, I saw my entire future with him flash before [me.] Like I saw it. And I don't believe in any of that and now I do because of that moment," she explained.

Turkey's Commodities Contagion

Aug.16 -- Commodities across the board got slammed this week on a developing currency crisis in Turkey. The EM currency selloff hit metals especially hard. Javier Blas, Bloomberg's chief energy correspondent, speaks with Alix Steel about Turkey's commodity contagion and whether it's beginning to resemble the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis.

Hundreds Of Newspapers To Trump: 'We Are Not The…

More than 350 newspapers ran op-eds rebuking President Trump's attacks on the press, but a new poll shows many Americans may agree with him.

Libertarian Gary Johnson throws US Senate race in…

Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says he's jumping into a U.S. Senate race in New Mexico because he wants to hold the nation's "most powerful Senate seat" to provide an independent swing vote Is in Trouble But Tencent Will Rebound…

Aug.16 -- Shaun Rein, China Market Research Group managing director, discusses Inc.'s second-quarter loss and Chinese tech earnings with Bloomberg's Selina Wang on "Bloomberg Technology."

Slurpee-Flavored Cookies Exist and We Are…

7-Eleven is really getting creative these days


QUIZ: Could You Be Best Friends With Meghan…

Consider this your ticket to the inner Duchess circle.

Lindsay Lohan’s stepmother won’t be charged for domestic battery

Court records show prosecutors decided not to file charges because of insufficient evidence and an uncooperative victim.

Why Walmart Shares Are Soaring

Aug.16 -- Walmart Inc. bounced back from a lackluster start to the year with the strongest sales gain in more than a decade fueled by its grocery business, brightening the outlook for the overall retail sector. Bloomberg's Emma Chandra reports on "Bloomberg Technology."

Credit Boom Unwind Is at Center of Turkish Crisis…

Aug.16 -- Robin Brooks, Institute of International Finance managing director, discusses the impact of Turkey's financial crisis on emerging markets on "What'd You Miss?"

Former US security leaders blast Trump for…

President Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the investigation

Los Angeles Mayor: Trump Doing "Racist Things"

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises. (August 16)

A Ramen Robber in Georgia Made Off With $98,000…

Because you can never have too many noods?

Angela Bassett Posted a Bikini Photo for Her 60th…



TJ Miller denies ‘Silicon Valley’ bullying allegations

Last month Wetterlund lashed out at Miller and the cast and crew of the HBO comedy, calling the set "toxic and weird."

The Latest Developments in Elon Musk's Plan to…

Aug.16 -- Bloomberg's Craig Trudell and Alex Barinka discuss the latest developments in Elon Musk's plan to take Tesla Inc. private. They speak with Bloomberg's Selina Wang on "Bloomberg Technology."

AP Top Stories August 16 P

Here's the latest for Thursday August 16th: Aretha Franklin, the 'Queen of Soul' has died; Newspaper editorial boards around the US are pushing back aginast President Trump's demonizing of teh news media; Stocks surged on hopes of warming US/China relations.