BHP Delays $68B of Projects After Profit Falls

Aug. 22 (Bloomberg) -- In "Street News," Bloomberg's Alix Steel reports on today's top stories including BHP Billiton puts projects on hold after profit falls, RBS is being probed by U.S. authorities over alleged ties to Iran, Japanese exporters are being hit by falling demand from the EU and Verizon plans to sell a new Nokia phone with windows software. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Are Markets Finally Pricing in Less Election Risk?
32:54 - Bloomberg's Joseph Ciolli discusses the impact of the U.S. election on the stock market. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Amanda Lang on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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