When Gillian Brockell got pregnant, tech company algorithms easily figured it out and quickly started serving her ads for maternity clothes and nursery decor.
Lawyers for the family of a seven-year-old girl who died while in US Border Patrol custody say she did not suffer from a lack of food or water before authorities picked her up. US officials say she had not had anything to eat or drink for days. (Dec. 17)
Germany has agreed to one-time payments to those still living from the thousands evacuated in 'Kindertransport' efforts in Nazi era, group says
Dec.17 -- Malaysia has file criminal charges against units of Goldman Sachs involving what it says were false statements made in relation to 1MDB bond sales. Malaysia is seeking $2.7 billion from Goldman Sachs and others in this case. Bloomberg's Stephanie Phang reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
Dec.17 -- Theresa May has pushed back at the idea of holding a second Brexit referendum. This comes after EU leaders failed to provide any leeway to make her divorce deal more attractive to lawmakers in the U.K. Bloomberg's David Merritt reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
Dec.17 -- Stefanie Holtze-Jen, chief currency strategist at DWS, discusses Brexit and its impact on the pound. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
Armed soldiers and police are enforcing a security lockdown to foil a public march toward India's military headquarters in disputed Kashmir in protest of weekend killings
Dec.17 -- Shamik Dhar, chief economist at BNY Mellon Investment Management, discusses Fed policy for 2019, his outlook for equities and the possibility of a recession in the U.S. next year. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
A safe haven for actresses that went out of fashion decades ago is undergoing a revival in the #MeToo era. The Rehearsal Club, a Midtown meeting place set up in...
Dec.17 -- Shamik Dhar, chief economist at BNY Mellon Investment Management, discusses the ECB raising interest rates in 2019 and the possibility of a policy error. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
The U.S. Coast Guard reports that three suspected drug smugglers were apprehended after a ten hour pursuit northeast of Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands on December 11th and more than 2,000 pounds of cocaine were seized. (Dec. 17)