US President Joe Biden is hoping to win support in Congress for a plan to boost spending on healthcare, education and infrastructure, paid for by tax hikes on corporations and the wealthiest Americans. But the plan's fate is far from certain. Also, IMF head Kristalina Georgieva rejects allegations that she altered a report at her previous job at the World Bank in order to appease China.
The health ministers of German states will push ahead with recommending jabs for teenagers despite their disagreement. One medical official has called it an "election campaign blunder."
The Chinese government has reacted furiously to WHO's proposal to audit the country's labs, branding it as "arrogance towards science."
Brussels has outlined its plan to reach a 55% reduction in carbon emissions by 2030 on 1990 levels. The overarching goal is to make the EU carbon neutral by 2050 as part of the European Green Deal.
Gov. Fintiri dismisses defection plan, says ending insecurity his top priority
A new UN-brokered deal for aviation will not require airlines to offset flight emissions for another six years and will cost them less than 1% of operating costs by 2035, a DW analysis has found.
10 Sep 2019
Elliott Management Corp. disclosed a new $3.2 billion stake in AT&T Inc. and has a plan to boost its share price by more than 50% via assets sales and cost-cutting. Bloomberg Intelligence's John Butler has the details on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
12 Sep 2017
Surveillance video captures the moment a small plane hits a tree and crashes to the ground in a Connecticut parking lot. Reports say no one was seriously injured in the accident.