US vs. Deutsche Bank: Another obstacle for Merkel in election year?

America could slap Germany’s biggest bank with a $14 billion fine for its role in the 2008 financial crisis. If dished out, the fine will be the biggest ever demanded by the Americans from a foreign lender.

The North Korean Nuclear Threat, Explained in 2 Minutes

In September 2016 North Korea conducted its fifth and most powerful nuclear test in a decade. The Asian country’s aggressive talk and regular missile and nuclear tests has the world on watch. Bloomberg QuickTake Looks at what’s driving North Korea’s nuclear threats.

Donald Trump weighs in on Charlotte riots

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on the riots in Charlotte, North Carolina.

‘If US can’t stop the war, they can at least stop selling weapons to Saudis’ – 10yo Yemeni girl

A 10-year-old girl from Yemen, whose heart-wrenching YouTube video plea for an end to the violence in her homeland has touched social media users, has spoken to RT about the constant fear of death she has to live with in the war-torn country.

Charlotte riots: Emergency, tear gas & clashes during protests against police shooting (GRAPHIC)

One person has been shot in Charlotte, North Carolina protests against the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott. Riot police were firing tear gas into the crowd. The governor declared a state of emergency and ordered in National Guard and state troopers.

Why Trump Keeps Saying the Election Could Be ‘Rigged’

Donald Trump has made repeated claims that the presidential election in November could be rigged, resulting in his loss. QuickTake Q&A examines whether there is any truth behind Trump’s fears.

The Slow Unraveling of Brazil, Explained in 2 Minutes

Brazil’s list of problems is long: budget deficits, corruption scandals, an economy in its biggest slump in a century and political gridlock. In August President Dilma Rousseff was impeached and removed from office. Vice President Michel Temer will serve out her term, but he’s off to a rocky start. Bloomberg QuickTake looks at what went wrong in Brazil and the challenges of fixing it.

World’s 7th Largest Shipper Hanjin Shipping Co Runs Out of Steam

South Korean shipping giant Hanjin appears to be moving closer towards receivership after Korea Development Bank says it and other creditor banks have decided to halt their financial support. Hanjin is the world’s 7th largest shipper.

Is Visegrad the New EU Army?

Leaders of four EU countries lashed out at Germany for insisting on migrant quotas as the German chancellor paid a visit to Poland, a staunch opponent of Berlin’s strategy on refugees.

The Eyes in the Sky That Catch Murders on Tape

Watch as Ross McNutt demonstrates how his aerial surveillance system works. See a shooting, follow the getaway car and learn how McNutt pieces together a theory of a crime network.

War-torn Childhood: Heartbreaking images of children suffering that didn’t go viral

The stories and images of children suffering in the midst of brutal wars often become highly symbolic. But not all get the same attention – despite being equally harrowing. Gayane Chichakyan reports on the people whose plights remain unheard.

How Turkey Became a Nation Divided

A botched coup in July resulted in over 250 deaths as Turkey’s military attempted to overthrow its president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. He’s a divisive figure in a country that is politically and geographically torn between East and West. Bloomberg QuickTake explains what this means for the people of Turkey and the nation itself on the international stage.