Larry Fink, chairman and chief executive officer at BlackRock Financial Management, discusses the possibility of brexit in the U.K., the anger of the middle class and what a Donald Trump presidency means for the U.S. economy. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Angie Lau on “Trending Business” from the BlackRock Asia Wealth Symposium in Hong Kong. Bloomberg video
The field of genetics has seen exponential growth in recent years, and today may be on the verge of further breakthroughs that will radically change the way we function as a species. But to understand genetics now, one must first understand its complex past dating back to the 19th century, a past chronicled in Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee’s new book “The Gene.” Mukherjee joins Judy Woodruff for more. PBS NewsHour videovideo
A big celebration was held in West Orange, New Jersey Thursday with the renaming of an elementary school in honor of astronauts Mark and Scott Kelly.
The Pleasantdale Elementary School in West Orange will now be known as the Kelly Elementary School, after astronauts and identical twins Mark and Scott Kelly. More at
CBS2’s Meg Baker reports. CBS New York video video
If you want a really perfect fit for a suit or a dress you would probably get it customized for your body size and shape.
So why not do the same for something even more important like a total knee replacement?
Ukraine’s Crimean Tatar Muslims have persevered through centuries of persecution, including an alleged Soviet-sponsored genocide in 1944. With Russia’s 2014 annexation of the Crimea, the Tatars are now facing renewed persecution in the form of government crackdowns and forced exile. Special correspondent Kira Kay reports in partnership with the Bureau for International Reporting. PBS NewsHour videovideo
The Democratic race may still be ongoing, but Hillary Clinton doesn’t harbor much doubt about its outcome. In an interview with CNN, the front-runner declared that she will be the party’s nominee, though rival Sen. Bernie Sanders has given no sign of backing down. For more on what a prolonged primary fight means for Democrats in the fall, Judy Woodruff talks to Democratic strategist Bob Shrum. PBS NewsHour videovideo
Hugo Barra, Xiaomi‘s global vice president, discusses the company’s new Mi Box TV streaming device for the U.S. market, smartphone sales and growth opportunities. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang at Google’s annual I/O developer conference. Bloomberg video
Queens car owners are waking up to a sticky, slimy mess as their vehicles were the targets of eggings… “The egg was just all over the car,” Ashley Schwenk, 20, said when she was about to drive her new car to school. “Nice damage, it just splattered everywhere.”