Would Elizabeth Warren will the stock market as president?
Multiple Wall Street pundits have stated that the stock market will plunge if Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren wins the White House in 2020. Similar comments were made ahead of President Donald Trump’s victory in 2016, but the S&P 500 has gained more than 40% since his election. Bloomberg’s Sarah Ponczek examines how Wall Street’s White House-related predictions have fared in the past. She speaks on “Balance of Power.”
What a Warren presidency could mean for markets
As Democratic Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rises in the polls, investors are considering the impact her presidency could have on markets. Bloomberg's Sonali Basak reports on "Bloomberg The Open."
Italian startup gives inmates a break
Time in prison is often monotonous and tedious. An Italian startup wants to change that by experimenting with a form of democratic participation to foster social integration inside and outside.
Fundamental rights 'under assault': Clinton
Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton warns that Americans are "living through a full-fledged crisis in our democracy" under the Trump administration.
Children particularly affected by Congo Ebola outbreak - UNICEF
Children represent an unusually high proportion of people affected by the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, the UN children's agency, UNICEF has said.
Texas set to send first Latinas to US Congress
The Lone Star State is poised to send two Hispanic women to the national legislature for the first time ever. Democratic candidate Sylvia Garcia hopes to use the platform to stand up to US President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric.
The Reawakening: Theatre in Nigeria
The advent of the military regimes saw a clampdown on theatre practitioners and writers who were at the forefront in the struggle for democratic governance. Thus, when the nation returned to democracy in 1999, it ushered in many dividends including untrammelled theatre practices.
Russians trying to 'pollute' sources of information: Bill Clinton
Campaigning for New Jersey Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy, former U.S. President Bill Clinton said on Tuesday that Russia's attacks on the U.S. election system is 'serious', calling it an attempt to 'pollute' sourcies of information.
Dems among those arrested at Trump Tower immigration protest
Several Democratic lawmakers were arrested outside Trump Tower on Tuesday during a protest against President Donald Trump's immigration policies.