Daily White House Briefing With Josh Earnest

Aug. 5 (Bloomberg) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest speaks about the fatal shooting of a U.S. general and other people at a training base in Afghanistan today, the three-day truce agreement that halted fighting in the Gaza Strip, the U.S. response to the Ebola virus outbreak in Africa and potential White House and congressional action to curb corporate tax inversions. Earnest speaks to reporters at the daily White House news briefing. (Source: Bloomberg)
China Manufacturing PMI Contracts in August
09:40 - China releases its manufacturing PMI data for August. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle reports on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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