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'Big Bang Theory' Stars Launch Scholarship Fund

Today’s "BWest Byte" is $4 million, for the UCLA scholarship fund launched by the cast, producers and sponsors of "The Big Bang Theory." Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Growing Clout of the Selfie Generation

Niche co-founder Rob Fishman and Canaan Partners' Maha Ibrahim discuss the growing clout of Internet celebrities with Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Tech, Financials to Be Rediscovered in 2-3 Years: Lee

Thomas Lee, co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors, talks about the performance of the U.S. stock market, investment strategy and the outlook for equities, oil prices and inflation. He speaks with Alix Steel on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Week in Review: U.S. GDP Shrinks 0.7% in 1Q

Another setback for the U.S. economy as the GDP figure for the first quarter is revised, showing contraction. So how did the rest of the week shore up? Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Humana Soars as Possible Sale Explored

Humana shares were up after the health insurer was said to be approached by Cigna Corp. about a potential deal. Bloomberg’s Ed Hammond reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Silk Road's 'Dread Pirate Roberts' Gets Life Sentence

The man known as the Dread Pirate Roberts was sentenced to life in prison for running a $214 million online drug bazaar called Silk Road, despite pleas for leniency by the 31-year-old, his friends and family, some of whom ascribed his creation of the website to simple naivete. Bloomberg's Julie Hyman reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Single Best Chart

Unicorn Hunting in India

On today's “Single Best Chart,” Bloomberg's Brendan Greeley examines a chart showing the percent of the population with internet access in the U.S., China and India. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Head of U.S. Economics Michelle Meyer also speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

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Tesla's Push to Sell Cars to Texans Gets the Boot

Elon Musk has been shut out of the Lone Star state again. For the second time in two years, Tesla Motors is walking away in defeat from Texas after failing to convince lawmakers that it should be allowed to sell its $100,000 electric cars in the state. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Tech and Science Jobs: Why Foreign-Born Workers Earn More

The U.S. Labor Department released its latest statistics on foreign-born workers who are employed in the science, technology, engineering or math fields. Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and Mark Crumpton report on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Harvard Graduates Say They Got More Sleep Than Sex

Of the 1,600 or so graduates in Harvard University’s class of 2015, almost 20 percent said they cheated at some point, mostly “on a problem set or homework assignment.” Thirteen percent said they had been taken to Harvard’s University Health Services or a hospital for something alcohol-related. And 24 percent said they had no sex at Harvard. Bloomberg's Pimm Fox reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

GoPro Eyes the Skies With the Development of a Drone

GoPro CEO Nick Woodman said GoPro was developing a drone for capturing video from the skies and working on a product that will allow video and photo recording for virtual reality. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Market Makers

Oil ETFs Are Running Out of Gas

Bloomberg's Eric Balchunas reports on the United States Oil Fund LP ETF. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Senate to Hold Rare Sunday Session on NSA Surveillance

Top Senate Democrats today urged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to drop his opposition to House-passed surveillance overhaul legislation, citing a time crunch and a lack of progress toward an alternative solution since lawmakers left Washington for the Memorial Day recess. Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports on the FIFA presidential elections. He speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

U.S. GDP Shrank 0.7% in First Quarter

The world’s largest economy hit a bigger ditch in the first quarter than initially estimated, held back by harsh winter weather, a strong dollar and delays at ports. Bloomberg's Julie Hyman and Micheal McKee report on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bullard: Fed Should Raise Rates as Economy Improves

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard warned that keeping interest rates near zero risks inflating asset-price bubbles, saying officials should raise borrowing costs this year as the economy improves. Bloomberg's Michael McKee reports on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

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'Big Bang Theory' Stars Launch Scholarship Fund

Today’s "BWest Byte" is $4 million, for the UCLA scholarship fund launched by the cast, producers and sponsors of "The Big Bang Theory." Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Growing Clout of the Selfie Generation

Niche co-founder Rob Fishman and Canaan Partners' Maha Ibrahim discuss the growing clout of Internet celebrities with Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

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The Growing Clout of the Selfie Generation

Niche co-founder Rob Fishman and Canaan Partners' Maha Ibrahim discuss the growing clout of Internet celebrities with Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

EPA Ethanol Mandate: Are Next-Gen Fuels Stuck in Neutral?

Al-Corn Clean Fuel CEO Randall Doyal, Bloomberg Intelligence's Rob Barnett and Bloomberg's Alan Bjerga discuss the EPA's proposed ethanol mandate. They speak with Bloomberg's Alix Steel and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Jimmy Conrad: Sad to See FIFA's Sepp Blatter Re-Elected

Jimmy Conrad, a former U.S. national soccer player, comments on Sepp Blatter winning a fifth term as president of FIFA two days after U.S. criminal charges targeted his inner circle. He speaks with Bloomberg's Mark Crumpton, Scarlet Fu and Brendan Greeley on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Are Young Gun Investors Ready for Fed Rate Hikes?

Recon Capital Partners Managing Partner Kevin Kell discusses the impact a Fed rate hike may have on new investors. Bloomberg's Michael McKee also reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)